Electric Vehicle Weekly News Roundup – Sept 28

Electric Vehicles Groupe PSA, a French automaker, says it will offer 15 electrified versions of all of its new cars designed as of 2019 and may offer them in the U.S. Electric Bus Maker Proterra Secures $155 Million Investment Led By Daimler. This is a ‘big-trucking’ deal! When heavy-duty truck maker Daimler and electric bus maker […]

Too Pessimistic about Renewable Energy

Recently, Michael Noble of Fresh Energy offered a terrific post out about how renewable energy growth has far outpaced what everyone thought possible over the past decade or so. He’s writing from a Minnesota perspective: How wrong we were to think that a $2 billion renewable energy investment would be ambitious. Today, the region supports […]

Community Wind Could Show Power in Numbers

One of the hot topics at AWEA’s Windpower conference last week was community wind.  What makes a wind farm a “community wind” project, you ask?  Community wind projects are generally spearheaded by members of the community in which the project is installed, who wish to directly benefit from the energy produced. As such, the projects […]