Millions of the world’s poorest lack power. Microgrids could be a clean-energy solution.
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Automakers from Shanghai to Detroit have responded to Tesla’s remarkable success by accelerating their own electric vehicle ambitions. Now Tesla is promising to upend large-scale car manufacturing, but it faces tough competition.
But it will be incredibly expensive to build and run.
A mine in Australia is being turned into a novel way to store and generate energy.
Though it has only a small edge in terms of range, GM’s all-electric car will get to market well before Tesla’s Model 3 does.
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An aggressive emissions bill commits the state to making deep cuts in emissions by 2030.
Tying extreme weather events to global warming should make our planet-wide disaster in slow motion easier to comprehend.
A coming surge in global battery production will drive costs down, a key factor in determining whether electric vehicles will take off.
As governor, Bush signed a bill that set the state on a path to becoming a leader in generating carbon-free electricity.