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Clean Disruption – Why Energy & Transportation will be Obsolete by 2030

Tony Seba’s Clean Disruption Keynote presentation at the Swedbank Nordic Energy Summit in Oslo, Norway, March 17th, 2016. The keynote, based on the book ‘Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation’ assert that four technology categories will disrupt energy and transportation by: 1- Batteries / Energy Storage 2- Electric Vehicles 3- Self-Driving Vehicles 4- Solar Energy […]

Realizing a dream of Wang Chuanfu in Brazil – BYD’s Marketing & Gov Affairs Director, Adalberto Felico Maluf Filho

In SolarPV.TV Exclusive Interview from Intersolar South America 2016 held in Sao Paolo, Brazil, we speak to Adalberto Felicio Maluf Filho, BYD’s Marketing & Governmental Affairs Director in the country. Adalberto helps in realizing a dream of Wang Chuanfu, Founder of BYD in Brazil and supports the development of new factories for solar pannels, EV […]

SolarPower Summit 2017: ABB’s Electric Car Coming? Leonardo Botti, Global Head of Product Management – PG Solar at ABB

SolarPV.TV,  the Official TV Partner of the SolarPower Summit 2017 organized by SolarPower Europe, speaks to Leonardo Botti, Global Head of Product Management – PG Solar at ABB about the company’s performance in the solar business but also about the company plans within the whole clean energy sector. Will ABB introduce electric vehicles to its clean energy products portfolio? You […]

Building Four Green Dreams of Wang Chuanfu in the Middle East & Africa – Exclusive talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD

Today in our Exclusive Coverage of WFES 2017 for SolarPV.TV & WFES TV in partnership with MESIA, we present our talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD. Tom shares with us the company’s vision on how BYD is going to build its founder Wang Chuanfu four green dreams in the Middle […]

SOLAR FUTURE.TODAY & Solar Business Club Leaders at BYD Dynasty Launch, SNEC 2017 & FORUM ASIA 2017 in Shanghai, China

“SOLAR FUTURE.TODAY FORUM ASIA” was held from 18 to 20 April 2017 in Shanghai, China on the occasion of  SNEC 2017 – 11th International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition. The Forum brought together Chinese and Asian solar and cleantech industries as well as notable policy-makers, personalities, business leaders and investors with its international peers and featured  “Black-Tie Gala Asia Celebration” held in the House […]

Tesla Unveils Model 3!

Model 3 combines real world range, performance, safety and spaciousness into a premium sedan that only Tesla can build. Tesla’s most affordable car yet, Model 3 achieves 215 miles of range per charge while starting at only $35,000 before incentives. With a five star safety rating, Model 3 will also be the safest car in its class and it […]

FDG delivered 210 Pure EVs to G20 for hospitality purpose

FDG Electric Vehicles delivered 210 units of pure electric vehicles to the Organizing Committee of the Group of Twenty Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (G20) Summit. The tailor-made pure electric mid-size buses and commercial vehicles, will provide ground transportation to guests and politicians for hospitality purpose during the G20 Summit.  They have a maximum speed […]

Coming soon: Tesla cars & energy storage “Made in Europe” from “Gigafactory 2”

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and CTO JB Straubel are in Germany today to announce the acquisition of a German engineering group, Grohmann Engineering. Following the announcement, they held a press conference during which Musk emphasised that Tesla is planning “significant investments” in Germany and the conversation quickly moved to Tesla not only investing in engineering […]

Solar is a part of Energy, Transportation & Social Revolution, Giovanni de Santi, The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, within Solar & Cleantech Policy Decision-Makers Exclusive Interviews Series, we speak to Giovanni De Santi, former Director of the Institute for Energy and Transport of the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission , who has just became Director of the Direction I in charge of […]

SolarPower Europe joins The Platform for Electro-mobility

SolarPower Europe has joined the Platform for Electro-mobility. The Platform for Electro-mobility is a collaborative multi-stakeholder effort to accelerate the transition in Europe towards sustainable multimodal electromobility, mobility that uses zero-resource electricity (wind, solar, wave, tidal) as the prime energy source. James Watson, CEO of SolarPower Europe comments “The increasing competitiveness of solar power and […]

Tesla launches Model X

Elon Musk debuts the long awaited Tesla Model X at a special launch event held at Tesla’s Fremont factory in front of lucky owners and members of the media. Elon unveils more details about the falcon wings opening mechanism which includes an innovative sonar sensor that goes through metal.

The Clean Future of Africa Started Today – Hans-Josef Fell, Member of the German Parliament 1998-2013 & Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD

Today in our Exclusive Coverage of WFES 2017 for SolarPV.TV & WFES TV in partnership with MESIA, we speak to  Hans-Josef Fell, President of the Energy Watch Group, Author of German Renewable Energy Sources Act 2000, Member of the German Parliament 1998-2013 & Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD. At the end of our […]

Tesla Model S, 3 and X at Gigafactory 1

Go behind-the-scenes with Motor Trend at the world’s first photo shoot of the full line of Tesla vehicles. We have Tesla’s entire range of S3Xy electric vehicles, from the refreshed Model S, to the all-new $35,000 Model 3, to the first-ever Model X SUV – all at Tesla’s ginormous Gigafactory battery production center in Sparks, […]

BMW’s shift to electric & autonomous cars

MUNICH — German car maker BMW says it will focus on electric vehicles and automated driving and develop its software and technology services as part of a new strategy for the 100-year-old company. The emergence of rivals including ride-sharing company Uber and technology group Alphabet, which has developed its own self-driving car, has prompted BMW […]

Wang Chuanfu: Through Innovation, BYD Is Set to Revolutionize Sustainable Development

On June 26, over 1700 politicians, business leaders, academics and media from more than 90 countries around the world gathered for the opening of the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of New Champions 2016 in the city of Tianjin, China. This year’s meeting was themed “The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Its Transformational Impact”. BYD Company […]

IRENA: Enabling Variable Renewables and Driving Down Emissions, with Electric Vehicles

At a media frenzied event last March, electric car manufacturer, Tesla, unveiled its Model 3. Priced to compete with conventional fossil-fuelled vehicles, it attracted over 325,000 reservations within a week.  The hype built around this vehicle, and several other fast and slick electric cars, is but a symptom of a much larger and growing movement across the motor […]

The World 4.0.: Enel electric car & sustainable family solution at Enel Store? Francesco Starace, CEO at Enel

During the 5th Anniversary Annual Conference of RES4MED held recently in Rome, we had an opportunity to have an exclusive talk to one of the clean energy disruptors in the utility space, Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel. Mr. Starace was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer in May 2014.  He joined Enel in 2000, holding several executive positions including Head […]