BYD Motors unveils the world’s largest electric vehicle

BYD Motors unveils the world’s largest electric vehicle

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 Robin Whitlock

Chinese company BYD Motors has launched America’s first electric articulated bus at the 2014 American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Expo in Houston

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 21/10/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 21/10/2014

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 REM • Biofuel Companies Look Beyond the Gas Tank The New York Times • Climate Change Authority to conduct second renewable energy target reviewThe Guardian • VERMONT UTILITIES COULD LOSE MILLIONS ...
Natcore Technology makes first low-temperature laser-processed solar cell

Natcore Technology makes first low-temperature laser-processed solar cell

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 Robin Whitlock

Scientists at Natcore Technology have created an all-low-temperature, laser-processed solar cell that does not require temperatures above 350 degrees C for any process step.

HyperSolar achieves breakthrough in hydrogen separation process

HyperSolar achieves breakthrough in hydrogen separation process

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 Robin Whitlock

Hydrogen technology company HyperSolar has developed a novel system architecture to efficiently separate and produce pure hydrogen from sunlight and water.

Trade association says solar power and farming go hand in hand

Trade association says solar power and farming go hand in hand

Monday, 20 October 2014 Dan McCue In the wake of UK Environment Secretary Liz Truss saying  large-scale solar farms are "a blight on the landscape" that can be better used to grow food, one industry association is asking, "Can we all...
ABB partners with Vestas to electrify off-grid communities in Africa

ABB partners with Vestas to electrify off-grid communities in Africa

Monday, 20 October 2014 Dan McCue

ABB and Vestas have signed a partnership agreement to help rural communities in developing markets gain access to affordable clean electricity.

Abengoa celebrates first commercial-scale next generation biofuel plant

Abengoa celebrates first commercial-scale next generation biofuel plant

Monday, 20 October 2014 Dan McCue

Abengoa opened its first second-generation cellulosic ethanol plant in Hugoton, Kansas, in the United States.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 18/10/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 18/10/2014

Monday, 20 October 2014 REM • Cleantech opportunities in Malaysia draw SMEs from Europe Eco Business • Energy efficiency at the heart of Europe's stabilityEuractiv • Spanish Firm Under Federal Investigation Wins $230 Mil...
Enel Green Power begins work on Chile PV plant Chile

Enel Green Power begins work on Chile PV plant

Monday, 20 October 2014 Robin Whitlock

Global renewable energy generator Enel Green Power has started work on the construction of Lalackama II solar PV plant in Chile.

Australian wave energy study gathers momentum Australia

Australian wave energy study gathers momentum

Monday, 20 October 2014 Robin Whitlock

Research into the optimal design for ocean wave energy converters is set to enter the next phase thanks to a partnership between Bombora Wave Power and the Australian Maritime College (AMC).