Neel Soni

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Tesla is sending hundreds of Powerwall batteries to Puerto Rico — here's how the rechargeable battery works

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is speaking with Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello about using the company's battery options to restore power to the storm-ridden island.<p>Tesla has already sent hundreds of Powerwall batteries to Puerto Rico to help residents keep the lights on in their homes. Hurricane …

Clean Energy

Inside the Race to Build the Battery of Tomorrow

<i>This story originally appeared on Grist and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>The battery might be the least sexy piece of technology ever …

This startup's wind generator flaps its wings like a hummingbird

<b>Even in the wild world of offbeat wind energy machines, Tyer Wind's design stands out.</b><p>Small wind power seems like a great idea for a home or business …

Currency 'Reform' Under India's Narendra Modi: Wrecking The Economy To Save It?

The biggest international disaster of November 8 might not be the election of Donald Trump as America’s president. It could be Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s destruction of 86 percent of his nation’s currency. Some of his countrymen wonder if he will end up wrecking India’s economy rather …

India

When will our electricity come from the sea?

<b>If you've ever struggled to walk across the deck of a boat as it rolls in a choppy sea, or tried to stand up against breaking waves at the beach, you'll have felt the might of the ocean.</b><p>It feels like there's a lot of power there too, so getting energy from the waves of the sea sounds as if it's got …

Map of the entire visible universe released to the public

In 2010, the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) was fired up and pointed towards the heavens. Equipped with the …

A Cold War technology designed to make jets fly for days might solve Earth's looming energy crisis

Humanity is in a serious pinch for energy.<p>The world population may balloon to 9 billion people by 2040, up from 7.36 billion in 2016, and researchers …

This Startup Uses A Particle Accelerator To Make Solar Panels Much, Much Cheaper

Using a particle accelerator–a machine that speeds up sub-atomic particles to nearly the speed of light–Rayton Solar slices up ultra-precise pieces …

Clean Energy

Study Says, Stop Worrying About Robots Taking Your Job. Do This Instead...

One simple focus can help ensure a pile of metal doesn't leave you jobless.<p>Thanks to recent wide-spread coverage of the significant advancements in artificial intelligence (like this one where Elon Musk says robots will take your job), I've been getting an increasing number of emails and messages …

Which Types of Jobs Will, and Won't, be Replaced by Robots & AI?

"England derives more revenue from rock music than coal"<p>Self-driving Teslas and beer delivery trucks are cool. They will also contribute to the …

Vanadium-Flow Batteries: The Energy Storage Breakthrough We've Needed

The latest, greatest utility-scale battery storage technology to emerge on the commercial market is the vanadium redox battery, also known as the vanadium flow battery.<p>V-flow batteries are fully containerized, nonflammable, compact, reusable over semi-infinite cycles, discharge 100% of the stored …

Clean Energy

Cryogenic storage offers hope for renewable energy

<b>The world's largest cold energy storage plant is being commissioned at a site near Manchester.</b><p>The cryogenic energy facility stores power from renewables or off-peak generation by chilling air into liquid form.<p>When the liquid air warms up it expands and can drive a turbine to make electricity.<p>The …

Natural Gas

Radioactive Diamond Batteries: Making Good Use Of Nuclear Waste

A research team at the University of Bristol has developed a way to use a type of nuclear waste to generate electricity in a nuclear-powered battery that is an actual diamond.<p>Such a battery produces very low power, but has no moving parts, no emissions of any type including radiation, needs no …

Nuclear Waste

Chocks away: Official debut for solar-powered space plane

"Our goal is to demonstrate that current technology offers us the possibility to achieve above and beyond what fossil fuels offer," says project …

How Simple Hydrogen Could Solve Renewable Energy's Biggest Problem

A promising technology that injects hydrogen into existing gas pipelines could be the key to stabilizing renewable energy generation.<p>One of the biggest problems with renewable energy is the way supply and demand can fluctuate wildly. If the wind stops blowing or the sun goes down, renewable energy …

Renewable Energy

This Propulsion Expert Says There's a Good Chance NASA's EM Drive Results Are Flawed

The plot thickens.<p>It’s one of the most intriguing stories of the year: NASA’s version of the 'impossible' EM Drive appears to produce thrust, …

NASA Uses X-Ray Technology In Space For Faster Communication

X-rays could soon be used to transmit data across outer space while communicating with vehicles traveling at hypersonic speeds during re-entry, which …

NASA’s Power Supply Mistake on the ISS Was Totally Avoidable

The International Space Station is currently home to six intrepid astronauts, one Robonaut, and four 14,000-pound payload-holders called ExPRESS …

What Is The Difference Between Deep Learning, Machine Learning and AI?

Over the past few years, the term “deep learning” has firmly worked its way into business language when the conversation is about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data and analytics. And with good reason – it is an approach to AI which is showing great promise when it comes to developing the …

Machine Learning

Contact lens-based tech could lead to better EV power source

A team of scientists from the UK have developed a material made of polymers that could become the answer to humanity's battery woes. It could apparently lead to supercapacitors -- battery alternatives that can charge really quickly -- up to 10,000 times more powerful than usual. Thus, if an …

This Is What An Astronaut Sees On A Six-Month Mission To Space

What are they doing up there?<p>An astronaut’s average mission to space can last anywhere between six months to over a year in length, but have you ever …

When religion (Pope Francis) met science (Stephen Hawking)

The meeting was cordial, in spite of their diametrically opposed views regarding the existence of God.<p><i>[A surprising encounter took place between the</i> …

Options For Going Off The Grid: Harnessing Wind, Solar And Hydro Power

With rising inflation and increasing prices on all utilities, it’s no wonder that many Americans today are looking for ways to cut costs wherever …

Renewable Energy

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Fusion power: Unlimited, free energy that harnesses the power of the Sun

Progress is coming and it will bring abundant, clean, safe energy with it.<p>Stewart Prager, <i>Princeton University</i> and Michael C. Zarnstorff, <i>Princeton</i> …

'Diamond-age' of power generation as nuclear batteries developed

New technology has been developed that uses nuclear waste to generate electricity in a nuclear-powered battery. A team of physicists and chemists …

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