Thailand, India Can Pose Challenge To China’s EV Market: Report

Bloomberg’s recent report indicated a general trend where, electric vehicles (EVs) are displacing 1.7 million barrels per day of oil usage, which is equivalent to about 3% of total road fuel demand. Currently. there are 722 million passenger EVs that are expected to be on the road in 2040 in the Economic Transition Scenario.  The Bloomberg […]

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Trina Storage Secures Position in BNEF Tier 1 List for Q1 2024

Trina Storage, an energy storage solution provider, has been included in the esteemed Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) Energy Storage Tier 1 List for the first quarter of 2024. BNEF stands as a reputable industry research organisation in the field of new energy, recognised for its credibility and expertise. The BNEF list aims to clearly […]

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Bloomberg, Ørsted Announce 15-Year PPA For Renewable Energy

United States (US)-based clean energy developer Ørsted announced signing an 80MW power purchase agreement (PPA) with Bloomberg for renewable energy generated by the Mockingbird Solar Center, a 471 MW project currently under construction near Paris, Texas.  This is Ørsted’s largest solar project in the US, as well as the company’s first project to incorporate conservation […]

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NREL Study Forecasts Significant Decline in BESS Costs by 2030

The long-term lithium-ion battery energy storage system (BESS) costs could halve over this decade, as per the “Cost Projections for Utility-Scale Battery Storage: 2023 Update” report by US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The report forecasts the future capital expenditure (capex) costs of Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) from 2022 to 2050. It specifically focuses […]

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BMW EVs Will Shift From Prismatic To Cheaper Cylindrical Battery Cells

German Auto major BMW has sealed a deal with CATL, Chinese battery manufacturer, for its future electric cars. BMW will use the cylindrical lithium-ion battery cells for EVs starting in 2025. Its significance lies in the fact that BMW has so far used the prismatic cell format for its EVs. Although the prismatic cells are […]

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China’s Risen Plans $7 B Solar Factory Run on Clean Energy: Bloomberg

Chinese PV manufacturer Risen Energy Co. is planning to build a 45 billion yuan ($7 billion) integrated solar power factory in Inner Mongolia that will run on clean energy, Bloomberg recently reported. The plant will produce materials across the supply chain from industrial silicon to finished solar modules, the company said in a Dec. 27 […]

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Highest-ever Boom in Copper Amid Clean Energy Transition: Bloomberg

According to recent analysis by Bloomberg, a New York City-headquartered data and media company, copper surged this week to its highest-ever and copper future prices rose as high as $10,440 a ton in London. This follows the boom in copper spread over the past year, which caused prices to double in the period. The year 2011 […]

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Visa Sells its Green Bonds at Record Low Yield, Will Fund Green Projects

Visa Inc has announced that it has successfully completed the sale of its green bonds at a record low yield Leading consumer finance company Visa Inc has announced that it has successfully completed the sale of its green bonds at a record low yield, as it becomes the first company in its field to issue […]

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Tumbling Solar Prices Starts Claiming Victims as Trina Reconsiders India

Trina solar CEO says the Chinese company is reconsidering a planned India plant because prices there are now too low. The price of solar is tumbling across the world. And solar auctions are having their intended effect: Prices for developers are tumbling across Asia. While that’s good news for consumers, solar companies might have to […]

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