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The World Can't Build Enough Infrastructure To Keep Up With Investor Demand

Chinese companies are building ports, financial centers, and free industrial zones across Eurasia, Belarus companies are building rail terminals in Poland, and investors from places like Abu Dhabi are building new city districts in places like Belgrade. Infrastructure development is booming …

Rio De Janeiro

Cheaper, faster, safer: New battery charges in 1 minute

A new battery developed at Stanford may well revolutionize personal technology. It charges in a minute, lasts thousands of cycles and is much safer …

How to Achieve Agro-Industrialization in Africa

Health + Tech /<p>Achieving agro-industrialization cannot be a reality without factoring in climate change and healthy ecosystems. Climate change …

Sustainability

This is Why Solar Panels Will Boom Early Next Year

The global market for solar panels is expected to soar to a record high in the first half of 2016 because of strong demand as well as favorable …

EV Stations to Overtake Gas Stations in UK by 2020

The number of public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in the United Kingdom will overtake gas stations by the summer of 2020 or even sooner, …

How Industrial Firms Invest in Renewable Energy, Affordably

Big companies have been buying a lot of clean energy lately – 3.5 gigawatts of renewable capacity last year alone (a good chunk of all the capacity added*). These leaders, mostly consumer-facing brands like Google, Apple, Microsoft, Walmart, and IKEA, have been covering their roofs and filling …

Intranets are products, not projects

Here at Intranetizen two of our most frequent rants are over the low value that businesses frequently ascribe to their intranet and the people who …

Chernobyl Could Become World's Largest Solar Farm

Three decades after the worst nuclear power plant catastrophe in history, a site in Chernobyl is being reimagined as a solar energy farm—one that …

Scientists select 20 ‘Earth-like’ planets that could be habitable

There are 20 exoplanets among those discovered by the Kepler telescope that could harbor life, a study by American scientists says. Hundreds of …

Firewalls: How to Choose the Right One for Your Small Business

The word firewall is a rather dire one. It conjures contrasting images of cities ablaze, filled with chaos and destruction held at bay only by the …

Hacking for Diplomacy - Solving Foreign Policy Challenges with the Lean LaunchPad

<i>Hacking for Diplomacy</i> is a new course from the Management Science and Engineering department in Stanford's Engineering school and Stanford's International Policy Studies program that will be first offered in the Fall of 2016.<p>Join a select cross-disciplinary class that takes real problems from the …

Cheat Sheet: A Guide To Foreign Policy Abbreviations & Acronyms

Making sense of current events on an international scale is a challenge, even for the brightest people. News coverage of global trade and financial markets has become an exercise in decoding an onslaught of abbreviations and acronyms. For ordinary citizens unsteeped in geopolitics, the jargon can …