Mon, Dec 10 2018

Netherlands football stadium creates energy and stores it in electric car batteries

This is a place where used batteries can extend their life after being in cars Carmakers are grappling with the problem of what to do with EV batteries when they...

Green UK 50% Energy from Low Carbon Sources

More than half of the electricity generated in the UK in 2017 came from low-carbon sources for the first time ever, new analysis has concluded. Renewables and nuclear provided more...

Big Companies Following Google’s Lead in Clean Energy

When the tech giant first bought wind from a farm in Iowa in 2010, it pioneered a new way for big corporations to access green energy. Now dozens of...

The City of London will be powered with 100% renewable energy by October 2018

The City of London, the historic “Square Mile” central district of London, will soon switch to clean energy in a big way. Starting in October 2018, the City of...

Food Waste to Fashion Clothing

Around the world, people eat around 100 billion bananas every year. That creates around 270 million tons of waste–from peels to stalks–which are often burned or left to rot....

Bitcoin Could Break the Internet

BAD FOR INVESTORS. In a withering 24-page article released Sunday as part of its annual economic report, the Bank for International Settlements BIS said Bitcoin suffered from “a range of shortcomings” that...

Your Daily Power Use

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=VuuYCh-PICs Here's how much gas, coal, oil, wind, solar, water, or nuclear fuel is required. Like any good consumer, you’ve filled your home with power-thirsty screens and toasters. And they make...

Microsoft is using AI to cut the cloud’s electric bill

Microsoft’s cloud services are 93% more energy efficient and up to 98% more carbon efficient than traditional enterprise data centers, the company said in a study it issued last...

Canadian company testing system to convert carbon dioxide into fuel

A Canadian startup is testing a system that sucks carbon dioxide from the air and converts it into fuel for cars and other vehicles. Carbon Engineering’s technique combines several common...

Egg whites could help power a clean-energy future

Eggs could power a clean energy future. Egg whites — they’re not just (a cholesterol-free) breakfast anymore. A Japanese researcher has found a way to use molecules from a protein-based chemical found...