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The fake arguments against 100% renewable energy

UNSW academics compare campaign against wind and solar and high renewable energy scenarios led by pro-nuclear lobbyists to efforts by the tobacco …

Donald Trump

In a Stunningly Aggressive Email, Elon Musk Gave 5 Brilliant Lessons That Everyone Should Adopt

This wasn't an email suffused with charm. But you can learn a lot from it<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>He's so funny, that Elon Musk.<p>He's so cool, too.<p>He dresses like a '90s rock star and seems to find the time to have a lot …

Elon Musk

Why there’s no innovation without integration

<b>Author:</b> <b>Barry O’Reilly</b>, Director, PaaS Business Process Management EMEA<p>Co-authors: <b>Joost Volker</b>, Director Cloud Platform Business Development EMEA;</b> …

Why a Digital Mindset Is Key to Digital Transformation

Digital transformation refers to the transformation of business and organizational activities, processes, competencies and models to enable …

Why So Many High-Profile Digital Transformations Fail

In 2011, GE embarked upon an ambitious attempt to digitally transform its product and service offerings. The company created impressive digital capabilities, labeling itself a “digital industrial” company, embedding sensors into many products, building a huge new software platform for the Internet …

Scotland’s floating wind farm is showing how powerful offshore wind can be

The turbines withstood some serious gusts.<p>The world's first commercial floating offshore wind farm, called Hywind, started sending electricity to the …

Hanergy's thin solar panels break multiple world records for efficiency

China-based Hanergy just launched the highest efficiency single-junction solar panel ever created. Hanergy’s US-based subsidiary Alta Devices …

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

With cheap solar and wind power, is it time to rethink 'energy efficiency'?

The need to cut emissions from the energy sector has motivated the use of hydro, solar and wind power, and the development of more efficient …

Renewable Energy

Carbon Taxes Help The Environment . . . But May Not Help Renewables

The policy of taxing carbon enjoys the support of a broad coalition of unlikely political bedfellows, from most U.S. Democrats to nearly half of all Republicans (bar the president himself). You can also throw in a majority of American environmentalists and economists, 1,200-plus multinational …

It’s Time for Electric Companies to Pivot

U.S. demand for electricity has slumped; utilities should shift their focus to renewables and efficiency consulting Illustration: …

Electric Vehicles

Energy Recap: Tackling Renewable Energy's Biggest Problem - Storage

Welcome to the latest edition of the Energy Recap. Last week's article asked the question: "Is 100% Clean Energy Possible?" The answer many …

WePower Expansion Hints at Adoption of Blockchain for Energy Trading

Blockchain applications are creeping into energy trading.WePower, one of a growing number of energy blockchain hopefuls, has found early success in …

Nissan Launches Nissan Energy Solar: All-In-One Energy Solution For UK Homes

<b>Published on</b> January 19th, 2018 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>0<p>January 19th, 2018 by <b>Cynthia Shahan</b><p>This week, Nissan announced “Nissan Energy Solar” at the …

Electric Vehicles

Audi smart home battery grid creates a 'virtual power plant'

Audi isn't going to let rival automakers like BMW and Tesla corner the market on home batteries. The German badge is testing a Smart Energy Network where solar-powered batteries not only help your home minimize use of the electrical grid, but talk to each other. The result is, as Audi put it, a …

The Fall of Travis Kalanick Was a Lot Weirder and Darker Than You Thought

Silicon Valley CEOs are supposed to be sacrosanct. So how did it all go wrong at Uber?<p>A year ago, before the investor lawsuits and the federal …

18 words and phrases smart people never include on their resumes

While it can be tempting to load a bunch of jargon and glowing language on your resume, there are certain terms and phrases that you should avoid.<p>So, …

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

Germany's Power Prices Go Negative, But Who's Getting Paid?

The most wonderful time of the year can be really rough on your wallet. There's the gift-buying, the travel expenses and the occasional Christmas …

Batteries full of renewable energy could spell the end for fossil fuels

After the UK government's scrapping of renewable-energy subsidies in 2016, it sometimes seems as if green-energy initiatives were in retreat. In …

Next-gen solar power wonder material signs first commercial distribution contract

Saule Technologies has signed a distribution agreement, with the Skanska Group, to sell their perovskite based solar panels. The two companies expect to install a project in Poland in 2018 using test cells.<p>This is the first time I’ve heard of any company signing actual contracts to market and …

Germany shows how shifting to renewable energy can backfire

Christmas Eve in Germany brought an extra bit of joy to some — utilities paid customers to use electricity rather than the other way around. When …

Blockchain’s Revolution Bubbles Just Beneath the Surface

A new technology must do more than improve the way things are done if it’s to be considered truly disruptive. It must fundamentally change the way …

Tesla Model 3 And Chevy Bolt Strain LIB Market

Tesla (TSLA) reported Q4 production and delivery numbers on January 3rd that were in line with my expectations. Tesla delivered 29,870 vehicles of …

Wind And Solar Energies Could Peter Out If Transmission Grid Is Not Expanded

The corporate world is a central mover behind the buildout of new wind and solar installations — a drive that could be threatened, however, by insufficient infrastructure: A just released report by the Wind Energy Foundation says that as much as 51,000 megawatts of renewable energy could fail to …

How Blockchain Could Boost Clean Energy

By Jeremy Deaton<p>Bitcoin, the much-hyped cryptocurrency, made headlines recently for driving a surge in power use. Around the globe, digital …

Blockchain

205-square-foot micro apartment contains everything you need

The prototype is a collaboration between Ab Rogers Design and U+I<p>As London continues to feel the crunch of the lack of affordable housing, designers and developers continue to look for new solutions. One of these ideas comes from local firm Ab Rogers Design in a collaboration with development …

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding

There's no set recipe--but there are a few rules of thumb to follow.<p>In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and …

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