BMW’s Solar-Powered Carport Concept Charges EVs

BMW’s Solar-Powered Carport Concept Charges EVs
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In case owning a designer electric vehicle just wasn’t enough BMW has introduced an interesting solar carport concept that tops-off your EV’s battery while looking good at the same time. Continue Reading...

Ford Focus Electric Gets Optional Rooftop Solar Panel Charging System

Ford Focus Electric Gets Optional Rooftop Solar Panel Charging System
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Electric cars not green enough for you? How about a solar powered car? Ford will be working with SunPower, an established solar provider, to build a solar energy system for the Focus electric vehicle that goes on sale later this year. Solar panels will be mounted on the car owner’s house or garage, to power… Continue Reading...

General Motors Invests $7.5 Million In Solar Energy Firm

General Motors Invests $7.5 Million In Solar Energy Firm
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GM has spent a not-insubstantial sum on Sunlogics, a manufacturer of solar energy systems, in order to supply its Chevrolet dealerships with environmentally-friendly charging stations. GM’s cash injection will also provide over 300 jobs in Detroit and Ontario for when Sunlogic expands their manufacturing bases. In addition, GM’s facilities will install solar arrays en masse… Continue Reading...

Camp and Drive Eco Friendly in the Be-coc Camping Car

Camp and Drive Eco Friendly in the Be-coc Camping Car
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How’s this for multi-tasking? You can drive around in it, you can camp in it and you can do your part for the environment in it – meet the Be-coc Camping Car. Ideal for eco-conscious campers, the Camping Car is outfitted with Be-coc cube module, including two shells and two swivel solar panels per module,… Continue Reading...

Audi Plant Uses Solar Power to Charge Electric Cars

Audi Plant Uses Solar Power to Charge Electric Cars
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Audi is all about harnessing the sun for its power. In fact, at its main plant in Ingolstadt, Audi plans for its e-tron models to have their batteries charged with current obtained directly from photovoltaic equipment on the plant site. That’s not all they’re using the sun for – by the end of the year,… Continue Reading...

Pocono Raceway Installs 25 Acre Solar Farm (Video Inside)

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Pocono Raceway Installs 25 Acre Solar Farm (Video Inside)
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The owners of Pocono Raceway have installed a 25 acre solar farm designed to power the track’s electrical systems. With nearly 40,000 solar cells, the project cost $16 million dollars to install, but will save untold dollars in the long run. “Several hundred thousand dollars a year is what our electric bill is,” track owner… Continue Reading...
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