Review: Gazelle CityZen T9 – I just found the perfect bike for my wife

I’ve spent the last month with the Gazelle CityZen T9 Class 1 electric bike with Bosch Performance powertrain and in-tube battery but it only took my wife a few seconds to realize this bike was for her. Let me explain… more…


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GE gas plant to close 20 years early, become battery storage site — sign of the times?

General Electric will demolish a California natural gas-fired plant with 20 years remaining in its useful life, deeming the plant “uneconomical” as inexpensive solar and wind grab a larger share of power in the state.

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This beautifully retro electric motorcycle is headed to market next year

Regent Motorcycles is preparing their retro-styled Regent NO 1. electric motorcycle for production after showing off the production prototype recently. The company is aiming for a May 2020 release of this eye-catching bike.

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VW says battery cell contracts for massive EV ramp up are secured ‘for first few years’

The Volkswagen group is about to transition its electric car production from just a few thousand cars per year to millions of units per year and that’s going to take an incredible amount of battery cells.

Despite some concerns, VW now says that its battery contracts are secured ‘for the first few years’ of the production ramp up. more…


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EGEB: NJ to get biggest offshore wind farm, solar farm’s ‘avian incident,’ carbon-free UK power

In today’s EGEB:

  • New Jersey regulators give the go-ahead for the largest offshore wind farm in the US.
  • An “avian incident” took out most of a California solar farm’s generating capacity.
  • Carbon-free sources will generate more electricity than fossil fuels in the UK this year.
  • A look at what’s needed to meet New York’s future solar needs.

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