Frederick H. Schuchardt

56 Added | 1 Magazine | 12 Followers | @fschuchardt | Entrepreneur and innovator with over 40 years experience in the software, communications, and renewable energy industries. Pioneered the concept of using an automated approach to solving the Y2K problem. Inventor of "InteSoft" Office Suite Software, the concept of modularly integrated productivity software with a consistent user interface. Developer of totally green energy storage systems for the fast emerging renewable power market, inventor of the "Force Solaire Micro-Peaker Network" and developer of fast-recharge green battery for hybrid and electric vehicles. Participated in private and public offerings, and experienced in leading high technology development teams and product-to-market software successes.

Solar panels study reveals impact on the Earth

Researchers have produced the first detailed study of the impact of solar parks on the environment, opening the door to smarter forms of farming and …

Solar Panels

Good news for coffee drinkers - caffeine consumption is better for your health than previously thought

Researchers have found that, contrary to prior belief, caffeine does not cause health-threatening heart palpitations<p>A new study has found that drinking coffee regularly does not lead to extra heartbeats - contrary to earlier studies that warned caffeine consumption could cause interruption to …

Why the Solar Sector Is Outshining All Other Stocks

Solar stocks are certainly having their day in the sun, outperforming all other sub-indices in the global stock market to deliver the best returns …

Energy sector’s newest power player: Elon Musk

Elon Musk has established a well-deserved reputation for designing and building things that take off quickly — rockets, electric cars … and stock …

Tesla

The Porsche 918 Spyder Is A Landmark Vehicle In Every Possible Way

The Porsche 918 is the fastest road car to ever go around the Nurburgring, setting a time of 6:57. Now, Chris Harris has gotten his hands all over …

2013 is a 'record-shattering' year for solar power in America

The outlook for solar power in America is bright and sunny. The U.S. solar industry recorded its second largest quarter ever in the third quarter of 2013, and the largest quarter ever for residential installations.<p>For the first time in more than 15 years, America is on track to install more solar …

California Energy Storage: State Looks To 'Bottle The Sunlight' As It Moves Toward Renewables Goal

By Braden Reddall and Nichola Groom<p>SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California, whose green ambitions helped the solar and wind industries take root, is taking an essential next step by proposing a sharp rise in energy storage to better integrate renewable power with the rest of the grid.<p>Power …

Can US solar energy compete with Germany's low prices?

The growth of the US solar energy industry is impressive, Calhoun and Morris write, but so-called 'soft costs' keep solar prices high in the US, …