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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: Solar Powered Cars Companies | Solar Powered Boats CompaniesTop EV Stocks 

Enerparc seals solar PPA with VW manufacturing facility in Germany
German carmaker Volkswagen AG (ETR: VOW) will power its electric car factory in the eastern city of Zwickau with electricity from a nearby 5.3-MW solar plant that will certainly be commissioned by solar developer Enerparc AG in the coming weeks.
Apr 27, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Transport, Germany, PPA, Europe, Enerparc
Solar - 10 Predictions for 2022
Apr 27, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, China, Europe, Asia, solar module, solar-and-storage
Lightyear in 5,000 solar car manage car-sharing platform
Dutch solar car company Lightyear has actually announced a partnership that will certainly see 5,000 Lightyear solar EVs to car-sharing platform MyWheels, with the initial cars to be offered following year.
Apr 21, 2022 // Transport, solar car, Europe, Netherlands, Lightyear, Lex Hoefsloot, Karina Tiekstra
Sono Motors, MVG to introduce solar bus trailer in Munich
A solar bus trailer making use of modern technology by Sono Motors GmbH will enter into service in the Munich metropolitan area in the future as part of a partnership between the solar car company as well as Munich Transport Company (MVG).
Apr 18, 2022 // Transport, Sono Motors, MVG, Munich Transport Company, Veit Bodenschatz
Sono to make its solar electric car at Finnish agreement manufacturer
German solar-powered car company Sono Group (NASDAQ: SEV) on Tuesday said it has signed a binding term sheet to generate its Sion solar electrical vehicle at Finnish agreement supplier Valmet Automotive.
Apr 7, 2022 // Transport, Germany, Europe, Sono, solar electric car
Panasonic to invest $4.9 bn in EV batteries, supply chain software
Panasonic Corporation is joining the high-growth electrical vehicles (EV) market, with plans to invest almost $4.9 billion in automotive batteries, supply chain software and also cyber physical systems, to name a few.
Apr 5, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, Japan, Asia, EV Battery, Panasonic Corporation, cyber physical systems
Tesla opens gigafactory in Germany
The first Model Y electric cars have rolled off the assembly line at the US electric car producer's first European factory.
Mar 24, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Transport, TESLA, Germany, Elon Musk, Europe
Solar-powered butterfly-shaped mobile home good to go for a world tour
The SolarButterfly, named Larso, is a solar-powered mobile home in the shape of an enormous butterfly is set to start a tour all over the world to seek projects and also pioneers with the objective of reducing international warming.
Mar 22, 2022 // Transport, LONGi, Larso, SolarButterfly
Sono introduces development with solar car development
German solar-powered car firm Sono Group (NASDAQ: SEV) is already servicing the building and construction of 37 series-validation devices of its very first solar electric vehicle (SEV) which is expected to get in series manufacturing in 2023.
Mar 15, 2022 // Transport, solar car, Germany, Europe, Sono Group, Jona Christians
Solar Boats introduced at Peruvannamuzhi, Kerala
The state federal government has actually started 2 solar ferries at Peruvannamuzhi storage tank to promote Sun Cruise culture.
Mar 2, 2022 // Transport, India, Solar Energy, Asia, kerala, Solar Power, Solar Boats, Peruvannamuzhi, Roshy Augustine, solar ferries
The Hydrogen Stream: Hydrogen refueling stations for automobile market
Canada's First Hydrogen and German consulting firm FEV are establishing a hydrogen fueling station for remote places where there are no electric power grids readily available. Additionally, Japan and Indonesia have actually begun to cooperate on hydrogen and carbon capture innovations and the UK gas grid is set to begin blending hydrogen around the nation from following year.
Jan 17, 2022 // Technology, Transport, Solar to Fuel, Japan, Canada, Germany, UK, Europe, Asia, hydrogen, North America, Thyssenkrupp, Snam, FEV
Tesla Owner Mines Right Up To $800 A Month In Crypto With His Car
CNBC has actually shared the story of Siraj Raval, an owner of a Tesla Model 3 that has tried different methods of mining cryptocurrencies. His setup includes cost-free bitcoin mining software program on his Mac mini M1, which is powered by plugging an inverter right into the 12-volt power socket in the center console of his Model 3.
Jan 10, 2022 // Transport, Blockchain, TESLA, Elon Musk, mining, Bitcoin, Siraj Raval, Chris Allessi, Ohio River Vally Institute
Mercedes-Benz reveals new electric car with solar panels
German carmaker Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the latest design of its electric fleet, Vision EQXX, which will have 117 solar modules on its roofing.
Jan 7, 2022 // Transport, Germany, Europe, Mercedes-Benz
The Future of Power and Transport Markets Is Decentralization
Numerous solar generation systems and battery systems will certainly be individually possessed
Jan 6, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Transport, India, Asia, Decentralization
Mercedes' newest electrical car features thin-film solar cells on the roofing
The solar roof covering was created in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems.
Jan 6, 2022 // Transport, Germany, Europe, Mercedes