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Stark Library gets electric-vehicle charging station

CANTON Stark Library has installed a ChargePoint electric-vehicle charging station at the Main Library, 715 Market Ave. N. Patrons and visitors with electronic vehicles can charge their vehicles for free when they download the ChargePoint app. Derek Gordon, director of special projects for the library, collaborated with AEP Ohio to acquire a grant allowing the […]

ESF Creates New Electric Vehicle Charging Hub in Syracuse

Korea’s LG to invest $4.5 billion in its US battery business

The Korean company, which has a joint venture with U.S. automaker General Motors, said the investment will help create 10,000 jobs, including subcontractors. NEW YORK – LG Energy Solution says it will invest more than $4.5 billion in its U.S. battery production business by 2025 as automakers ramp up production of electric vehicles. The Korean […]

Apple Hires Ex-BMW Exec Kranz For Its Electric Car Project

Amazon Clicks Buy on 615 Megawatts of Large-Scale Solar

Tech giant may reach its 100 percent renewables goal five years early, but environmentalists remain skeptical of its climate goals. Amazon will add 615 megawatts of solar projects to its existing and announced renewables portfolio of more than 2.9 gigawatts, the technology and shipping giant said on Thursday. The projects will go up across the […]

JA Solar Launches New Product DeepBlue 3.0 Pro

CIT Group Provides $217 Mn Financing for 200 MW Solar Project in Ohio

Innergex Renewable Energy has closed construction financing, a tax equity commitment, and secured a seven-year term loan facility for the 200-MW Hillcrest solar project in Brown County, Ohio. The $191.8 million financing was led by CIT’s Power and Energy group and includes MUFG and Mizuho, as well as Wells Fargo as the tax equity investor. […]

COVID-19 Crisis Makes Electricity Too Costly For Millions in Africa, Asia

GM, LG Chem to build $2.3 billion electric vehicle battery plant in Ohio

WARREN, Mich. : General Motors Co (GM.N) and South Korea’s LG Chem (051910.KS) said on Thursday they will invest $2.3 billion to build an electric vehicle battery cell joint venture plant in Ohio, creating one of the world’s largest battery facilities. The plant, to be built near GM’s closed assembly plant in Lordstown in northeast […]

Wood Mackenzie: US Could be a 12 GWh Energy Storage Market in 2021

Ohio House Passes Trump-Backed Bill to Bail Out Nuclear Plants

With the Trump administration’s efforts to prop up coal and nuclear capacity having stalled, Ohio legislators are looking to throw a lifeline to FirstEnergy’s nuclear plants. Ohio state lawmakers are moving ahead on a bill that would gut the state’s renewable energy and energy efficiency funding in order to bail out nuclear power plants owned […]

Apple Hires Ex-BMW Exec Kranz For Its Electric Car Project