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Aston Martin Valkyrie Hybrid Is Exotic First For Company

It's hard not to be impressed, if not left scratching our head when we see such unique carmakers as Aston Martin recently announcing their wild exotic hybrid, the Valkyrie. The Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar's performance is equally as impressive as its dramatic body shapes are designed to evoke in us

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Batteries Plus Backup Power: Advanced Microgrid Solutions Partners With PowerSecure

Microgrids require a hefty combination of technologies to execute properly. They also require software that can turn those distributed, behind-the-meter resources into multiple revenue streams in order to make that technology worth the investment. On Tuesday, PowerSecure, the provider of a 1.5-gigawatt fleet of backup power systems at grocery stores, data centers and military bases across the country,

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Watch the Broadcast of Grid Edge World Forum Tomorrow

GTM Squared will live-stream select panels from Grid Edge World Forum in San Jose, California on June 28. Squared members get exclusive access to the live broadcast and the video on-demand after the event. See the broadcast agenda below. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 (all times PT) 8:30 a.m.-9:15 a.m. …

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Streetlamp charging, electric-car demand, more VW diesel pain, ChargePoint deal: Today’s Car News

Today, we look at predictions of electric-car demand, offer a video showing curb-side electric-car charging from a streetlamp, report on a charging-network deal, and consider how VW could be in for more diesel pain. All this and more on Green Car Reports. The U.S. charging network ChargePoint will take over the management of General Electric's...

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Play Labs announces first class of VR/AR/playful startups and demo session

Play Labs @ MIT, a summer accelerator hosted at the MIT Game Lab, has announced the first batch of startups that have been admitted to the program. This first cohort will meet from June to August, and a demonstration session will take place on Aug. 15 at 6 p.m. at MIT in Room 10-250. The overall focus of the accelerator is on startups that employ “playful tech” in a variety of industries. The first batch of startups was selected with a concentration on virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), as well as online …

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Residential Solar Services Are Coming of Age as Financing Evolves

The residential solar market is flipping in favor of cash and loan sales in 2017, after years of leases and power-purchase agreements dominating the landscape. But it's not just the financing portion of the pie that's evolving. Third-party-financed home solar systems have

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Ubitricity street lamp socket provides electric-car charging

A German company has brought forth its idea of how to provide convenient, cost-effective electric-car charging and now it has made its way to the United Kingdom. Ubitricity rolled out its streetlight car charging ports two years ago, but the German company has now spread its innovation to the UK. In a recent video, the Fully Charged Show takes a...

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Diesel deception: more pain ahead for VW brands, Bosch?

Volkswagen Group is moving toward wrapping up its diesel deceit in the United States, but in Europe, it may only be starting. European owners of Volkswagen Group vehicles—Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, and Skoda—may justifiably feel as if they've received the short end of the stick when it comes to compensation. In fact, there is no...

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The Beam #4 Coming In July — Get Your Copy Now!

The Beam #4 brings you 150+ pages of coverage on electric vehicles, the future of food, renewable energy policy, society after oil, the impact of the web on our environment, sustainable fashion, circular economy, and smart mobility, as well as interviews The Beam #4 Coming In July — Get Your Copy Now! was originally published on …

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Siemens Gamesa Installs 6 Megawatt Wind Turbines On Floating Foundations For Hywind Scotland

Newly anointed Siemens Gamesa has completed the installation of five 6 megawatt turbines on floating foundations in Stord, Norway, to be then towed to Scottish waters to be installed at what will then be the world's largest floating offshore wind project, the 30 MW Hywind Scotland.

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DONG Energy Inaugurates 582 Megawatt Gode Wind I & 2 Offshore Wind Farms

DONG Energy, one of the world's leading offshore wind developers, announced Monday that it had officially inaugurated the German Gode Wind 1 and 2 offshore wind farms, together amounting to 582 megawatts of capacity DONG Energy Inaugurates 582 Megawatt Gode Wind I & 2 Offshore Wind Farms was …

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View Dynamic Glass Closes Another Big Round, Bringing Total Raise to $700 Million

Smart glass that can tint automatically is being featured on a bunch of new buildings, like Levi's Stadium and Overstock's O-shaped headquarters. Can that increased demand help a rare cleantech manufacturing startup navigate a difficult, risk-averse market? Investors don't seem to be shying away. On Tuesday, View Dynamic Glass announced that it raised another round of $200 million, with $70 million coming from funds and accounts managed by BlackRock, and $50 million