Solar Brokers Canada and Lowe’s Canada are making it easier for homeowners to go with solar energy. The two companies have created Lowe’s Solar to provide solar energy installation services to homeowners throughout Ontario.
Eguana Technologies Inc. has inked a distribution agreement for its distributed energy storage power conversion control systems for the German market. Technologietransfer & Marketing GmbH (Tt&M) will be Eguana’s distribution partner in the country.
Greenfield Global Inc. is exploring an expansion of biofuel production at its biorefinery in Varennes QC. A feasibility study has been kicked off to consider an increase in annual ethanol production capacity from current levels of 170 million litres per year to 300 million, or about a jump of 70%.
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has approved GreenPower Motor Company Inc.’s Synapse Shuttle all-electric bus for funding under the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP). Each Shuttle sold in the state can receive $95,000 in financial support.
Bloomberg New Energy Finance has predicted that 54% of all vehicle sales in 2040 will be electric vehicles (EVs). The big driver of this demand comes from increasingly stringent fuel economy regulations, according to its recently released outlook on EV sales.