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Coronavirus Threatens to Wipe Out Expansion of Clean Energy Storage

Coronavirus is threatening to stall growth of electricity storage capacity. Projections of rapid growth in sector now in doubt and may damp enthusiasm...

Gravity, Not Batteries, Might Be Solar and Wind Energy Storage Solution

While billions of dollars have been spent on developing batteries to store solar and wind energy, some startups are betting that gravity...

Solar Panels That Work at Night Might Be the Breakthrough Renewables...

What works for hay — you can’t make it if the sun doesn’t shine — also works for solar power.

Investors Seeking Opportunities in Battery Technology Offered Blunt Advice: “Run Away”

New energy-storage technologies may help slash greenhouse gases one day, but if someone pitches you an opportunity to invest in them, politely...

That Tesla Won’t Cost the Same as a Kia Anytime Soon,...

Electric vehicles may never be the environmental savior that consumers hope for. EV costs -- driven by expensive batteries...

Chemistry Nobel Awarded to Scientists Who Created Lithium-Ion Battery And Hope...

The scientists who pioneered rechargeable lithium-ion batteries and opened up the possibility of a carbon-free future were awarded the Nobel Prize in...

Investors Back Big Batteries Needed to Spread Solar, Wind Energy

Solar and wind energy aren’t spreading slowly because big oil is plotting against them, no matter what conspiracy theorists say. A far...

Lithium Glut Grows, Crushing Prices, on New Mines and Falling China...

Lithium stockpiles are growing and prices are tumbling, as new Australian mines open while Chinese electric car sales stall. 

BP Unveils Ultra-Fast EV Charging Stations Across the U.K.

Electric car operators are now able to charge up at BP stations.  The oil major unveiled its first two...

Could Aluminium-Air Batteries Cure Electric Vehicle Range Anxiety?

Slowly but surely, the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) is becoming more economic. Since 2010, the battery cost per kilowatt hour has...

Electric Scooters May Not Deliver on Green Promises, Study Says

Critics have called electric scooters a nuisance and safety risk; New York bans them. Still they grow, with promises of green urban...

Taiwan’s Gogoro’s Headwinds May Rise Even with New Scooter Platform

Taiwan’s Gogoro unveiled its electric scooter rideshare app, as it seeks to keep its position as the country’s leader amid intensifying competition...

S. Korea Zeros in on EV: SKC to Acquire Copper Foil...

South Korean energy and chemical company SKC will acquire copper foil company KCF Technologies from private equity major KKR for $1 billion....

Shelley Goldberg: “Lithium on its own is really nothing. It’s what...

Strategic Investors: Profiles of investors with strategies to consider. At the heart of optimistic investment strategies in renewables and clean energy infrastructure is a basic...
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