Hybrid London buses to test wireless electric charging

Transport for London has announced it is to trial wireless charging technology on its hybrid diesel-electric buses.

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Hybrid London buses to test wireless electric charging

Transport for London has announced it is to trial wireless charging technology on its hybrid diesel-electric buses.

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Diesel dependent Bolivian city gets ‘world’s largest’ solar-diesel hybrid plant wi

A city in Bolivia which is currently powered entirely by diesel generators will be the home of a 5MW solar-diesel hybrid power plant fitted with battery storage, which inverter supplier SMA claims is the largest of its kind in the world.

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Sunpower CEO: Grid independence is naive

SunPower CEO Tom Werner says that the idea of solar power users combining their systems with battery storage to become fully independent of the grid is “naïve”, echoing the views of one of SolarCity’s founders.

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Trojan claims ‘Smart Carbon’ can improve cycle life of lead acid batteries by 15%

Battery maker Trojan claims its new proprietary ‘Smart Carbon’ technology can improve the cycle life of lead acid batteries by as much as 15%, through effective management of the cell in a partial state of charge.

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