09 May '11, 11am

Vehicle to Grid Storage and the Future of Electric Vehicles: Renewable energy sources like solar and wind only g...

Vehicle to Grid Storage and the Future of Electric Vehicles: Renewable energy sources like solar and wind only g...

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World Bank says "new global electric vehicle value chain" worth $250 billion by 2020

World Bank says "new global electric vehicle va...

green.autoblog.com 05 May '11, 11pm

Unsurprisingly, China will play a huge role "When you do some of the back-of-the-envelope calculations, it really points t...

Road taxes: Gas cars pay them, why not electric vehicles?

Road taxes: Gas cars pay them, why not electric...

mnn.com 06 May '11, 9pm

Another way of looking at it: First the government gives me a tax break to buy the electric vehicle, then taxes me for dri...

The Networked Grid: Energy Storage Realities: Most every article or panel on energy storage labels storage as

The Networked Grid: Energy Storage Realities: M...

greentechmedia.com 28 Apr '11, 2pm

Most every article or panel on energy storage labels storage as the "holy grail" or "linchpin" of a renewable energy futur...

The Power Grid and the Wind Industry in China: An Update

The Power Grid and the Wind Industry in China: ...

renewableenergyworld.com 19 May '11, 2pm

As we have pointed out on numerous occasions, Chinese wind power development is proceeding at a dizzying pace: from a tota...

Top Trends in the Adoption of Electric Vehicles

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Craig Shields, author of RENEWABLE ENERGY - FACTS & FANTASIES , presented slides and insights about the past and present o...

Electric Vehicles and Demand Response: A Marriage of Efficiency?

Electric Vehicles and Demand Response: A Marria...

triplepundit.com 02 May '11, 9am

The answer is applying demand response functionality to the electric vehicle infrastructure – a development that is increa...

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Briefing Featur...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 Apr '11, 7pm

PALO ALTO, California, April 28, 2011 – AltaTerra Research is pleased to announce the final speaker line-up for its online...

#EV Top Trends in the Adoption of Electric Vehi...

renewableenergyworld.com 30 Apr '11, 4pm

Craig Shields, author of RENEWABLE ENERGY - FACTS & FANTASIES , presented slides and insights about the past and present o...

The Networked Grid: How Utilities Will Navigate...

greentechmedia.com 05 May '11, 6pm

Five years ago, the residential energy management arena was a lonely place for Tendril Networks . Today, there is stiff co...