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El Paso Electric Seeks Approval for Advanced Meter Deployment Plan

As states like California accelerate toward aggressive decarbonization and clean energy goals, they are increasingly experiencing costly challenges transitioning to a new distributed model. Greenhouse gas reduction targets are no longer just coastal and progressive. In fact, 71% of US utility customers buy power from a utility with a carbon goal in place already.

Existing grid resources and supply-side solutions are insufficient to cover the growing flexibility gap as solar and wind continue to accelerate.

To both meet ambitious decarbonization goals and adapt to the growing impacts of climate change, utilities are engaging an increasing range of distributed resources, many

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Scholarship program seeks skilled workers

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – A nationwide scholarship seeks and rewards skilled workers through the Mike Rowe Works Foundation’s Work Ethic Scholarship Program.

“It really meant a lot that they actually accepted me for the scholarship and made all these recognitions for me. It really changed my life,” said Tyler Thach, recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship in 2019.

It’s #WorkingWednesday which means we have a #BuildingYou story on KWCH 12 Eyewitness News 4-5pm today.

#kwch12 #JobOftheDay #WorkWithWu

mikeroweWORKS scholarship recipient from Wichita, Kansas talks about this opportunity for skilled workers ⬇

Posted by Lily Wu – KWCH on Wednesday,

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Porsche seeks tech edge though closer ties with battery specialists

Porsche is seeking to strengthen ties with battery specialists to expand on a technology edge that has helped turn the Taycan electric car into a sales success.

The company is in talks to set up more collaborations with battery developers, including Germany’s Custom Cells, Porsche said on Tuesday in a statement.

Porsche is spending 15 billion euros ($18 billion) over five years to boost its electric mobility and digital services.

Staying on top of the latest advances in battery technology will be key in shifting fans of Porsche’s cutting-edge combustion models to buying electric siblings such as the Taycan.

Porsche’s

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Porsche seeks closer ties with battery specialists for tech edge

Porsche is seeking to strengthen ties with battery specialists to expand on a technology edge that has helped turn the Taycan electric car into a sales success.

The company is in talks to set up more collaborations with battery developers, including Germany’s Custom Cells, Porsche said on Tuesday in a statement.

Porsche is spending 15 billion euros ($18 billion) over five years to boost its electric mobility and digital services.

Staying on top of the latest advances in battery technology will be key in shifting fans of Porsche’s cutting-edge combustion models to buying electric siblings such as the Taycan.

Porsche’s

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Biden proposal seeks billions of dollars to advance climate change agenda

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s vast plan to modernize the nation’s infrastructure includes hundreds of billions of dollars to boost the market for electric vehicles, renewable power and advanced clean energy technologies, while stripping away subsidies for fossil fuels.

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about his $2 trillion infrastructure plan during an event to tout the plan at Carpenters Pittsburgh Training Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., March 31, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

That makes the $2 trillion infrastructure blueprint one of the administration’s biggest steps to date in achieving its agenda to decarbonize the

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VW seeks to catch Tesla with $30 billion tech reboot

“This would be the ‘brain’ of the car, and we don’t want to give it to other parties,” CEO Diess told Bloomberg in November. “We see that probably as the most important race and decisive point for our industry in the next five to 10 years.”

In its latest five-year investment plan, the company doubled spending on digitalization efforts to 27 billion euros ($32 billion), even as the overall budget remained flat. While that represents significant resources, Google parent Alphabet spends almost that much in a year.

Sprawling effort

Infighting has dogged VW’s effort. Car.Software was initially envisioned as an

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