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The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork

The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork.

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'Electric vehicles are perfect for the Caribbean.'

"Electric vehicles are perfect for the Caribbean."

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SolarCity purchase 'looks pretty awful right now'

Tesla's SolarCity purchase "looks pretty awful right now."

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Smart roadway will share energy and data with vehicles

In Jinan, China, there's a section of highway over which some 45,000 vehicles drive every day. A company called Qilu Transportation Development Group is converted about two-thirds of a mile of that roadway to generate solar electricity — enough to power the highway lights and 800 homes. Qilu Transportation isn't stopping there, though. Looking forward to a future of electric and autonomous driving, the goal is to make the road smart. Eventually, it will be able to provide more accurate tra

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World Solar Challenge covers 1,880 miles in Australia.

It reflects how much solar power has changed in a few decades.

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The German automaker takes the fight to Tesla on a second front.

Vivint supplies the solar panels and takes care of the installation.

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Fremont gets the jump on California's 'zero net energy' plan for 2020.

Fremont City Council is now waiting for approval from state building and energy commissions.

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Kauai has the demand for clean energy, and the supply.

272 Powerpacks mean solar energy around the clock.

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Colas's Wattway went down to Georgia.

Colas's Wattway project adds swaths of solar-powering roadway to Georgia, France, as it broadens solar-energy concept.

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Nevada sunshine will provide most of the factory's energy needs.

Touring investors got insights into the Gigafactory's inner workings.

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Segolene Royal is there, of course.

Try not to stall on it, okay?

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Iowa E15 retailers raise $12,000 in 'Pink at the Pump' campagin.

Lightness and durability are key to a cheap solar roof. E15 raises money for breast cancer awareness. Maven arrives in LA, San Francisco, and Denver.

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It wasn't without controversy, but at last the deal is done.

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EnGoPlanet's solar and kinetic energy stations also run WiFi hotspots and security cameras.

Walk this way.

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Nissan's 'No Charge To Charge' expands to Madison.

Musk says there'll "probably" be a solar roof option for the Model 3. Zipcar wants to help users vote. 90% of Nissan Leaf owners live in "No Charge To Charge" cities.

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AECOM isn't just for the Hyperloop any more, will build Faraday Future's $1B factory

Golden tickets (probably) not required.

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Partners could make photovoltaic cells, modules in New York next year.

Tesla offers another reason for the SolarCity deal to make sense.

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The SolarCity event is planned for the San Francisco Bay area, but timing might change.

The vertical integration continues. Get it?

Automaker says claim is 'without merit.'

Tesla announced the $2.6 billion buyout of SolarCity in August. Not everyone is happy.

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German start-up plans to make prototypes by next year and new cars by 2018.

Sono's electric vehicle will be covered in solar panels to extend range

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