27 Dec '11, 12am

Report: California energy demand to slump: The US state of California has been leading the way in terms of envir...

The US state of California has been leading the way in terms of environmental movements – and now the potential success of its efforts has been revealed. According to a report from the California Council on Science and Technology, total travel demand in the state is expected to increase between 50 per cent and 100 per cent from 2005 to 2050 due to population growth and other factors such as increasing travel demand per capita. However, the same report also suggests that total transportation energy demand in the state could be reduced by 30 per cent over the same period thanks to improvements in vehicle efficiency including the use of plug-in electric vehicles and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles . The study, entitled California’s Energy Future – Transportation Energy Use in California , focuses on two main alternative scenarios involving plug-in electric vehicles and fuel cell ...

Full article: http://www.thegreencarwebsite.co.uk/blog/index.php/2011/1...

Tweets

China market: Handset demand weak

digitimes.com 26 Dec '11, 4am

Many of Taiwan's handset chip suppliers which rely heavily on the China market are likely to report 5-10% sequential decre...

Green Car Congress: Report finds that total tra...

greencarcongress.com 23 Dec '11, 7pm

One of the key findings in the California’s Energy Future Summary Report is that California will likely have limited avail...

Hawaii, California removing barrier limiting rooftop solar projects

Hawaii, California removing barrier limiting ro...

mnn.com 27 Dec '11, 4pm

As Hawaii's solar industry began ramping up, the state joined with local utilities to form the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiat...

Will California Lose Race for World's Largest Solar Plant as Solar Millennium Declares Bankruptcy?

Will California Lose Race for World's Largest S...

treehugger.com 25 Dec '11, 8pm

Solar Millennium, the company that built Europe's first parabolic trough power plants, and which was involved also in the ...

Demand for luxury goods still high in Korea: Considering that overseas travel increased about 4 per cent this ye...

Demand for luxury goods still high in Korea: Co...

asiaone.com 26 Dec '11, 7am

The Korea Herald/Asia News Network Monday, Dec 26, 2011 Lee, a 29-year-old office worker, breathed a sigh of relief recent...

Check out: Surprise, California leads the way i...

green.autoblog.com 18 Dec '11, 4pm

NEW DATA: CA Captures 69 Percent of Global EV Investment in 2011, Ranks First in Nation in EV Patents, EV Jobs Increase Du...

Green Blog: California's Delta Ecosystem Is Hea...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 29 Dec '11, 7pm

California Department of Fish and Game Delta smelt seen through a microscope at the California Department of Fish and Game...

Surprise, California leads the way in electric ...

green.autoblog.com 17 Dec '11, 10pm

NEW DATA: CA Captures 69 Percent of Global EV Investment in 2011, Ranks First in Nation in EV Patents, EV Jobs Increase Du...

Surprise, California leads the way in electric ...

green.autoblog.com 17 Dec '11, 10pm

NEW DATA: CA Captures 69 Percent of Global EV Investment in 2011, Ranks First in Nation in EV Patents, EV Jobs Increase Du...

@PeterProHST power co's put caps on how much ex...

energyrefuge.com 24 Dec '11, 8pm

It's nearly lights out for PG&E's solar power buybacks By Aria Pearson Santa Cruz Sentinel correspondent California's land...

Greenbang's top 10 energy stories of 2011 - Greenbang

Greenbang's top 10 energy stories of 2011 - Gre...

greenbang.com 26 Dec '11, 3am

Who’s the leading smart-city brand? Which companies are leading the way in helping the world’s cities become smarter, more...

California wine industry to get green performan...

businessgreen.com 22 Dec '11, 9am

What's the carbon footprint of California's wine industry? A new initiative aims to find out, along with the industry aver...

California Wine Industry to Get Green Performance Metrics

California Wine Industry to Get Green Performan...

greenbiz.com 21 Dec '11, 1pm

What's the carbon footprint of California's wine industry? A new initiative aims to find out, along with the industry aver...