Green Energy

An epic solar car race begin across Australian desert

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An epic 3,000km solar car race from the northern city of Darwin to the southern city of Adelaide is expected to showcase new technology that could help develop future commercial vehicles got underway Sunday. The World Solar Challenge began across the desert heart of Australia with 42 solar cars with speeds of 90-100kmh powered by the sun. The World Solar ...

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Solar energy the fastest growing source of power

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A new report has been showing that the Solar energy was the fastest-growing source of electric power last year. The International Energy Agency said Wednesday that the rise was because of a blast in photovoltaic board establishments, especially in China, on account of a drop in costs and more noteworthy help from governments. It is the first occasion when that ...

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Los Angeles to have emission-free buses by 2030

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Known for its episodes of overwhelming exhaust cloud, the city of Los Angeles on Thursday declared plans to have a fleet of fully electric, zero-emissions buses by 2030. Authorities in the US metropolis said the venture, which includes the buy of 2,200 vehicles, would cost some $1 billion throughout the following ten years. “The present vote speaks to a huge ...

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British village gets solar battery boost in green energy trial

Villagers in northern England may soon see their electricity bills slashed by as much as 50 percent in a pilot project allowing them to use solar power around the clock. In a 250,000 pound ($307,000) trial, 40 houses in the village of Oxspring, 12 miles (19 km) north of Sheffield, will be linked in a “virtual power plant” using home ...

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