A Proterra electric bus just drove 1,100 miles on a single charge

The Catalyst E2 Max went 1,101.2 miles, thanks to a 660kWh battery. Proterra revealed that one of its Catalyst E2 Max electric buses just set a new world record for the longest distance traveled by an electric vehicle on a single charge. The bus, which packs a hefty 660kWh of storage—equivalent to 11 Chevy Bolts—drove… Read More A Proterra electric bus just drove 1,100 miles on a single charge

The troubling ‘tactics’ politicians are using to attack rooftop solar

As commercial solar energy continues to grow, there are signs that rooftop solar installations may be slowing as political attacks create roadblocks. Policy changes are seeking to drive up the costs of residential solar and make it unaffordable for many Americans. Those moves could hinder efforts to fight climate change and reduce the resiliency of America’s power… Read More The troubling ‘tactics’ politicians are using to attack rooftop solar

Renewable’s in Nevada Need Your Help

The Governor Committee on Energy Choice – CEC has begun having meetings.  These open public meetings are not getting renewable energy supporters attending these meetings, testifying or offering renewable energy direction. These public open meetings are being attended by representatives who have fossil fuel, coal and nuclear energy options for consideration. We need renewable energy… Read More Renewable’s in Nevada Need Your Help

Ikea’s Space10 develops the Algae Dome, a prototype for food-producing architecture

Could algae be the “meat” of the future? Space10, Ikea’s “future-living” lab in Copenhagen that brought us Growroom, the spherical urban garden, has developed a bioreactor called the Algae Dome in an effort to explore the potential that algae will have on the future of food and sustainability. Debuting at the CHART Art Fair in Copenhagen… Read More Ikea’s Space10 develops the Algae Dome, a prototype for food-producing architecture

Here’s how Daimler is evolving its tiny Smart car for self-driving

Concept embraces sharing, self-driving and electric drive. There is a lot of the future packed into the tiny footprint of the Smart Vision EQ fortwo Concept. First, consider it as an evolution of the recognizable Smart-car shape that is a fixture of crowded European cities, or as a white and blue Car2Go vehicle. That’s the sharing… Read More Here’s how Daimler is evolving its tiny Smart car for self-driving