First Solar & Moapa Paiute Tribe Break Ground On 250 MW Solar Project

Enjoy the beautiful line of diversity and the faces of happy folks breaking ground on the 250 MW Solar Project of the Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project. Community, government, and energy industry leaders symbolically joined on March 21st to actively commemorate the start of construction for the project. “Today’s event marks a very important milestone [...]

First Solar & Moapa Paiute Tribe Break Ground On 250 MW Solar Project was originally published on Solar Love!.

New Chevy Volt App

For you Chevy Volt owners or soon-to-be owners, one of your crew has gone and created a new Chevy Volt app. Here are the details (with minor modifications) via the GM-Volt.com forum: Hi Volt/Ampera community, I am really exited to present an app, MyGreenVolt, specifically developed for our Volt. The purpose is to expose to [...]

New Chevy Volt App was originally published on EV Obsession.

Commercial Solar Grid Parity Now Reality In Italy, Germany, & Spain

The days when solar power was more expensive than other power sources are quickly passing us by. News out of Europe is that commercial solar power is now at grid parity in some major European countries. A new study, the PV Grid Parity Monitor, conducted by consulting firm Eclareon, has found that commercial solar power hit grid [...]

Commercial Solar Grid Parity Now Reality In Italy, Germany, & Spain was originally published on Solar Love!.

Is Tesla Stock Worth $65, $320, $229, or… ?

Admittedly, this article is jumping off of an article that is ~3 weeks old, which is probably ancient in the world of investing, but I think it’s still useful and interesting for the underlying points. At the end of February, Adam Jonas of Morgan Stanley projected that Tesla stock could go up to $320 within 12 [...]

Is Tesla Stock Worth $65, $320, $229, or… ? was originally published on EV Obsession.

Terrorists Could Black Out US Electric Grids With “Simple” 1-2-3 — Developing More Solar Would Increase Grid Security

A recent Federal Energy Regulatory Commission analysis finds that it would be fairly easy for terrorists to knock out all the electric grids in the US. And not just for a short time, but for about a year and a half! “Destroy nine interconnection substations and a transformer manufacturer and the entire United States grid would [...]

Terrorists Could Black Out US Electric Grids With “Simple” 1-2-3 — Developing More Solar Would Increase Grid Security was originally published on Solar Love!.

Tesla To Open Battery Swapping Stations Within “Next Few Months,” Elon Musk Says

Tesla’s first battery-swapping stations were supposed to open by the end of 2013. They didn’t and they haven’t opened yet. However, Tesla Motors CEO & Chief Product Architect Elon Musk says that they will open within the “next few months.” Depending on how usage goes at these first battery-swapping stations, Tesla will decide whether or [...]

Tesla To Open Battery Swapping Stations Within “Next Few Months,” Elon Musk Says was originally published on EV Obsession.

Yingli Lands Largest Order To Date In Israel & Middle East

Yingli Solar (aka Yingli Green Energy*), which is “the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (‘PV’) module manufacturer in the world,” recently landed its largest order to date in Israel and the Middle East as a whole. The order is for just 27.5 MW of solar PV panels, which isn’t a ton but demonstrates that Yingli is getting [...]

Yingli Lands Largest Order To Date In Israel & Middle East was originally published on Solar Love!.

Nissan Building Smaller, Cheaper LEAF For India

The Nissan LEAF is the world’s top-selling electric car. The words behind the acronym fit it — Leading, Environmentally friendly, Affordable, Family car. Many of us are waiting eagerly for another version of the LEAF, with a lot of expectation that Nissan will come out with a version with a larger battery and more range. We’re [...]

Nissan Building Smaller, Cheaper LEAF For India was originally published on EV Obsession.