Rob Threlkeld, global manager of renewable energy at General Motors

November 5, 2018 by  
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The American auto industry isn’t what it used to be — but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Market shifts and materials innovations have changed the way that cars are made, and how General Motors makes them. The global manager of renewable energy for GM, Rob Threlkeld, discussed the growth of EVs has meant to the company.

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Self-driving cars could cause more pollution without dramatic changes to the grid

October 30, 2018 by  
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But the growth in demand from EV versions should be welcome news for utilities.

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The 3 business risks of using fossil fuels

April 6, 2017 by  
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Smart companies are betting on clean energy to power their growth. These factors are powerful motivators.

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As electric cars stall, a move to greener trucks and buses

June 3, 2016 by  
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Low gas prices and continuing performance issues have slowed the growth of electric car sales. But that has not stymied progress in electrifying larger vehicles.

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Sustainability vs. the growth conundrum

March 7, 2014 by  
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Can we truly sustain growth, our population and lifestyle?

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How a rare metals shortage is impacting the future of green tech

December 10, 2013 by  
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A shortage of "rare earth" metals is hampering the growth of renewable energy technologies. Now, researchers are working to find solutions to the problem.

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Natural capital accounting gets a push at Global Green Growth Forum

October 11, 2012 by  
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Leaders from businesses, governments and international institutions urge a move toward natural capital accounting.

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Natural capital accounting gets a push at Global Green Growth Forum

October 11, 2012 by  
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Leaders from businesses, governments and international institutions urge a move toward natural capital accounting.

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COMPETE Coalition Lays Out 5 Principles to Spur Smart Grid Growth

November 11, 2011 by  
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The electricity industr group has developed a policy platform that pushes for market competition as the best way rapidly scale adoption of smart grid technologies.

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Energy Storage Driving Growth in U.S. Cleantech Investment

November 3, 2011 by  
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U.S. investment in cleantech companies is rising, totaling $1.1 billion in Q3 2011. Energy storage led the way raising $421 million and representing a 1,932 percent increase during the same period last year.

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