Another Advance in Fast Charging, But Only Half the Story

Another Advance in Fast Charging, But Only Half the Story

A team in Ottawa recently had some success in using micro-pulsing to recharge Li-ion batteries much faster, like a full EV recharge in 5 minutes.  See this article.  That’s a big deal.  But it switches the problem from “how fast can a battery accept a charge” to “how...
Packed Crowd Hears about Rising Stars of Solar

Packed Crowd Hears about Rising Stars of Solar

It was standing room only on December 5 at our last MeetUp of the year.  The theme centered on some new products in solar—our regional “Rising Stars”.   First was Erica Lindstrom of Sustainable Technologies with their Facet product, a clever anchoring system to put PV...
Four Outstanding Companies Pitch at First CONNEX Sacramento Event

Four Outstanding Companies Pitch at First CONNEX Sacramento Event

This event on Dec. 4 was the culmination of a decade’s effort to put the spotlight on investable clean tech companies in our region.  Four outstanding companies delivered clear, compelling, and high-quality presentations on their companies to a packed crowd of...
Necessity Gives Rise to a New Company

Necessity Gives Rise to a New Company

In 2006, a solar developer had a problem.  It wanted to win the bid to cover the roof of the Staples Center in Los Angeles with PV panels.  But like many arenas, the roof wouldn’t bear much weight and more importantly, the owner wanted to be sure the installation...

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