Solar Transport News

Find all the top news from the world of solar-powered transport. Both private and public transportation is moving toward utilization of electrical power and solar energy. All the related info on solar-charged EVs, including cars, heavy vehicles, marine and river transport. E-mobility innovations, R&D, commercially available solutions, and more. See also: Top EV Stocks 

Ecologists Disagreement 'Green' Status of Hybrid Cars
Hybrid cars are increasingly becoming preferred in the European Union as ecologically conscious drivers are moving away from traditional vehicles.
Nov 5, 2021 // Transport, European Union, Greenpeace, hybrid vehicles, Transport & Environment
Ford Provides Michigan a 'Wake-Up Call' With Out-of-State EV Expansion
The carmaker's $11.4 billion prepared investment in electric vehicle and also battery plants in Tennessee and Kentucky is forcing neighborhood authorities to examine just how the state will certainly complete.
Oct 11, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, USA, North America, EV, Henry Ford, Jim Farley
NATO May Be Planning to Build Solar Panel-Powered Tanks
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg lately called for photovoltaic panels to be used to assist power "hefty battle tanks or fighter jets and naval ships," at an online seminar entitled New Ideas for NATO 2030-- whose transcript is published on the NATO website.
Oct 11, 2021 // Transport, NATO, Jens Stoltenberg, battle tanks
Solar Boats To Be Deployed on Kochi-Muziris Heritage Tours
The Cochin International Airport will certainly provide its solar boats to the Muziris Heritage Project for the heritage tour. The boat has 15 solar panels, stores power in a battery, as well as can be put into operation for five hrs on solitary charging.
Sep 27, 2021 // Transport, cial, Pinarayi Vijayan, Memorandum of Understanding, Solar Boats, Cochin International Airport Ltd, Muziris Heritage Project Ltd., P M Nowshad, S Suhas
Clean Motion to create solar-powered delivery van by autumn 2022
Swedish electrical vehicle firm Clean Motion has introduced a new three-wheeled distribution vehicle, readied to roll off the assembly line in autumn 2022.
Sep 22, 2021 // Transport, Sweden, Europe, Clean Motion, Göran Folkesson
100 solar cars will certainly join large-scale V2G project in Utrecht
The Dutch community of Utrecht apparently became a demonstrator for electric car-sharing and bi-directional charging this summer. The German start-up Sono Motors claims it will certainly be joining the real-life testing with 100 Sion solar EVs in Utrecht.
Sep 17, 2021 // Transport, Sono Motors, Europe, Netherlands, Sion, BEV, BIDIRECTIONAL CHARGING, SOLAR EV, UTRECHT, V2G
Self-sustaining solar home on wheels wants to absorb the Sun
Students from the Netherlands will take their new solar ride 3,000 km to Spain.
Sep 17, 2021 // Transport, Spain, Europe, Netherlands, Stella Lux
Jinko Supplies The Modules At India, & Asia's Largest Carport
A 20 MWp carport is easily the largest in Asia, and a positive fad for higher roof solar fostering at industries. Industries are significantly embracing solar rooftop not just for the reduced carbon footprint, yet additionally reduced prices vis a vis industrial tariffs.
Jul 29, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Transport, Jinko Solar, India, pv modules, Asia, carport, Gener Miao, KEC International
World's First Flying Hydrogen Boat is Ready for the Wolrd Championship
The TU Delft Solar Boat Team is racing with the very first flying hydrogen boat. The team will certainly complete in World Championships on the open sea in Monaco.
Jul 1, 2021 // Transport, First Flying Hydrogen Boat, Solar Boats, The Hydro Motion, The TU Delft Solar Boat Team
This Is Why We Don't Have Solar-Powered Autos
The suggestion of humming about on pure sunshine appears compelling. The sun certainly gives off enough energy, yet math discloses that it's much less useful than it seems.
Jun 10, 2021 // Technology, Transport
This Innovative New Solar-Powered Catamaran Uses a Giant Kite for Even More Speed
It resembles kites are removing in the aquatic industry. Silent Yachts, whose solar-powered fleet remains to expand apace, has actually just introduced a new catamaran that utilizes a giant kite to create a lot more power as well as speed.
May 25, 2021 // Transport, Silent Yachts, Michael Köhler
Ford selects Sunrun as installment partner to make brand-new F-150 Lightning backup source of power
Leading United States domestic solar and also storage space company Sunrun has partnered with car manufacturer Ford as the installer of home charging systems for its F-150 Lightning truck.
May 20, 2021 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, USA, Sunrun, North America, Lynn Jurich, electric vehicle battery, ford, power backup
Jedlix Cheaper Tesla Charging
With the increase In global warming, electric vehicles are considered a welcome change. The number of electric cars is increasing due to their large number of benefits. Such as reduced harmful pollutants from exhaust gasses; it is cheaper to run, the cost of operating an electric vehicle is less than 40 percent compared to internal combustion engines, it is more inexpensive to maintain. It is better for both our health and our environment.
Mar 3, 2021 // Transport, TESLA, Europe, electric vehicles, EV, Jedlix
EV Charging Stations on google maps
The number of electric vehicles over the last decade has significantly increased due to various reasons. Electric cars are relatively cheaper, making them more accessible to the public. They are cheaper to run and maintain. The fuel source used by Electric vehicles is electricity. The owner of these vehicles charges them at home and commercially available charging stations.
Feb 25, 2021 // Transport, USA, North America, Google, electric vehicles, International, charging stations
SolarEdge Selected as Supplier for Fiat E-Ducato, Issues Financial Outcomes
SolarEdge has revealed it has been chosen to supply powertrain as well as batteries for the Fiat E-Ducato, likewise reporting its economic results.
Feb 17, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, USA, BATTERIES, SolarEdge, North America, EVs, Zivi Lando, Fiat E-Ducato, Powertrain, SolarEdge Fiat E-Ducato