Category Archives: solar batteries

Tesla updates software after car fires – The Australian
15 Jun
4:06

Tesla updates software after car fires – The Australian

A Tesla car on fire in California. Pic: Twitter Seemingly spontaneous fires that have engulfed Tesla vehicles have led the Silicon Valley carmaker to update its battery software. In March a Model S burst into flames 30 minutes after being parked in a shopping centre in Hong Kong. A car […]

Following ISS battery upgrade, EVA-54 works on power systems – NASASpaceflight.com
15 Jun
3:59

Following ISS battery upgrade, EVA-54 works on power systems – NASASpaceflight.com

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have now completed the third of a trio of spacewalks to continue the ongoing program to replace the station’s aging batteries and upgrade power systems. The spacewalks were originally deferred from last year due to the impacts associated with the aborted Soyuz MS-10 […]

EDP, Exide in deal for 3.8MW Portuguese solar-plus-storage duo – PV-Tech
15 Jun
3:52

EDP, Exide in deal for 3.8MW Portuguese solar-plus-storage duo – PV-Tech

The deal between EDP and Exide will see 10,000 panels installed alongside Exide’s battery systems (Credit: Exide) Portugal’s EDP has inked a deal for its largest PV project to date, a 3.8MWp solar-plus-storage duo it will develop for lead acid battery and storage system maker Exide Technologies. The agreement signed […]

EDP, Exide in deal for 3.8MW Portuguese solar-plus-storage duo – PV-Tech
15 Jun
3:52

EDP, Exide in deal for 3.8MW Portuguese solar-plus-storage duo – PV-Tech

The deal between EDP and Exide will see 10,000 panels installed alongside Exide’s battery systems (Credit: Exide) Portugal’s EDP has inked a deal for its largest PV project to date, a 3.8MWp solar-plus-storage duo it will develop for lead acid battery and storage system maker Exide Technologies. The agreement signed […]

Excelsior Energy Capital and Nokomis partner on 16.5-MW Minnesota solar portfolio – Solar Power World
15 Jun
3:36

Excelsior Energy Capital and Nokomis partner on 16.5-MW Minnesota solar portfolio – Solar Power World

Excelsior Energy Capital, an independent North American renewable energy investor, announced that its North American Renewable Energy Fund has agreed to partner with Nokomis Partners on the construction and operation of a 16.5-MW solar portfolio. Excelsior will be the long-term owner of the portfolio. In addition, Excelsior and Nokomis are […]

Walmart patents surveillance tool that can eavesdrop on workers – Engadget
15 Jun
3:33

Walmart patents surveillance tool that can eavesdrop on workers – Engadget

Sponsored Links Walmart It looks like Amazon and Walmart, which have long been battling it out in the retail arena, both want to keep a very close eye on their workers. Earlier this year, Amazon patented smart wristbands that can make sure a warehouse worker’s hands are always moving. Now, […]

It’s not easy being green. Why EVs have a long road to replace gas vehicles – Yahoo Tech
15 Jun
3:33

It’s not easy being green. Why EVs have a long road to replace gas vehicles – Yahoo Tech

Robert Alexander/Getty Images More Electric vehicles (EVs) are all the rage. Nearly every major worldwide automaker is either developing or selling an all-electric model these days — and consumers are increasingly warming to the idea of an EV in their driveway. Once only a status symbol for the super rich […]

Walmart orders 30 more Tesla Semi trucks for its fleet – Engadget
15 Jun
3:28

Walmart orders 30 more Tesla Semi trucks for its fleet – Engadget

Sponsored Links Reuters/Alexandria Sage Walmart must be enthused with Tesla’s vision for electric trucking, since it’s quadrupling the size of its Semi order. The retailer is buying 30 additional Semis on top of the 10 it purchased back in November 2017, with the latest batch destined for Canada. The first […]

Walmart tests automated system to help fill online grocery orders – Engadget
15 Jun
3:27

Walmart tests automated system to help fill online grocery orders – Engadget

Sponsored Links Walmart Walmart is testing out a new system that will help put together grocery orders placed by customers online. The service lets users order groceries, choose a pickup time and have their order delivered to their car, and the new automated system, called Alphabot, will take over some […]

Walmart offers free two-day shipping for hundreds of third-party sellers – Engadget
15 Jun
3:24

Walmart offers free two-day shipping for hundreds of third-party sellers – Engadget

Sponsored Links Pattanaphong Khuankaew / EyeEm via Getty Images It’s that time of the year again when retailers wave perks and promos in your face to earn your business. Walmart is hoping to lure you away from Amazon by offering free two-day shipping for millions more items sold by third-party […]