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Walmart and Tesla are going to try and work things out

Walmart came out swinging earlier this week in a lawsuit that accused Tesla of breach of contract and gross negligence over problems with rooftop solar panel systems installed at the retail giant’s stores. Now, just days later, the lawsuit has been placed on hold while the two companies try to reach an agreement that would ...

Toyota testing improved solar roof for electric cars that can charge while driving

Toyota is testing a new and improved version of the solar power cells it previously launched on the Japan-exclusive Prius PHV, in a pilot along with partners Sharp and Japanese national research organization NEDO. This demo car’s prototype cells can convert solar energy at 34% and up, which is much better than the existing commercial ...

Despite declines for the quarter, Tesla is bullish on its overall energy business

Even as its solar business declined in step with its overall earnings, Tesla is bullish on the prospects for the energy side of its business over the course of the year. The energy business is an unheralded part of Tesla — overshadowed by its headline grabbing (and much larger) auto exploits — that chief executive ...

Corporations and private investors are backing new “green” deals as climate worries mount

In the nine years since private equity and venture capital investments into sustainable technologies last crossed the $6 billion threshold, the problems caused by global carbon emissions have only intensified. Now, as the world confronts the reality that there’s not much time left to reverse course on carbon emissions and the impact they will have ...

The Future of Thermal Energy Storage Market

02.25.2019 · Posted in Business News Article

Global thermal energy storage market is projected to reach $7,472.9 million by 2023, according to P&S Intelligence. The market growth is mainly driven by government incentives to promote the adoption of thermal energy storage solutions and increasing demand for balanced power supply. Download the sample report @ https://www.psmarketresearch.com/market-analysis/thermal-energy-storage-market/report-sample APAC is expected to be the fastest-growing ...

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The cost of energy storage has stalled adoption of renewable power. Energy Vault has a solution.

Since solar and wind power are now cheaper to produce than energy from fossil fuels, the only obstacle that remains to the mass adoption of renewable power is the amount of money utilities need to spend to store the energy those systems produce. Right now, storing 100 megawatts of renewable energy (enough to power roughly 600,000 ...

How a Ugandan prince and a crypto startup are planning an African revolution

Crypto and blockchain enthusiasts have been railing for years against the centralized world of banks, but many have been doing so from the privileged vantage point of developed countries. But what if blockchain technology turned out to be most revolutionary in emerging economies? ...

Cheese lovers will obsess over these solar-powered products

09.25.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

SunMade Cheese collects energy from the sun and then distributes it to these super cheesy products. While the design is cute, the company behind the design is the real dealAs part of their work, the team donates "Solar Cows" to school in Africa so tha... ...

How Is Solar Energy Produced?

08.19.2011 · Posted in Business News Article

Our world is largely dependent on solar energy-the sun provides us the heat necessary for our living, it gives off radiation which is necessary for the life of almost every living organism on earth and it is also vital for other everyday functions. Without the sun, we'd all probably freeze and die... hence the sun ...