Switching to alternative energy sources, such as renewables, and using more electric cars could double Australia’s energy productivity.
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$100 billion invested in wind, or solar PV, will result is significantly more energy yield as the same amount invested in oil, according to a new analysis. This is particularly true when wind and solar is used to charge electric vehicles. By 2035, wind could produce 6-times more energy per dollar invested than oil.
Tesla could have found a battery cheap enough to make electric vehicles cost-competitive with conventional cars.
Facing flat or declining electricity sales, electric vehicles are a path to growth for power companies.
The high storage costs are now rapidly falling, suggesting that the financial appeal of electric cars and stationary storage is set to keep increasing.
The Energy Policy Information Center has released a set of graphs charting the exponential growth of electric vehicles.
A team comprising of 60 students will challenge a world record this month to prove their electric car is fit for the driving public.
Elon Musk caused a stir last week when he pledged that Tesla inventions on electric cars and batteries would be free for anyone to use ‘in good faith’.