WattScale is an open source AI tool that identifies energy-wasting homes

Venture Beast

Researchers developed an AI tool -- WattScale -- that can identify energy-inefficient homes anywhere in a region with sufficient data. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Enterprise ai artificial intelligence energy usage greenhouse gas emissions machine learning WattScale

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Energy Efficiency in Construction Industry


Information Technology Blog - - Energy Efficiency in Construction Industry - Information Technology Blog. According to the United States Department of Energy , the construction industry both commercial and residential modernized, at the same time, energy efficiency has gained great importance.

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Energy Pipeline Operations Affected By Cyberattack


All the facts are not in regarding the attack announced by the US natural gas pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners (operator of over 71,000 miles of pipeline). But we do know that operations were affected by the attack and that the attack was against its back office systems in charge of orders, shipping, billing. Operations […]. CTO Cyber War News

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Applied Materials pledges 100% renewable energy sourcing in U.S. by 2022, worldwide by 2030

Venture Beast

Chip equipment maker Applied Materials set a goal of hitting 100% renewable energy sourcing in the U.S. AI Business Apex Clean Energy Applied Materials category-/Business & Industrial Gary Dickerson Semicon West sustainability

Here’s How Much Energy All US Data Centers Consume

Data Center Knowledge

Second study of its kind in history shows overall growth in data center energy use has flattened Read More. Blades Colocation Cooling Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Energy Efficiency Guide Enterprise Featured Government Infrastructure Power Regulation

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Alphabet’s Green Energy Ambitions Hit Turbulence

Data Center Knowledge

Makani kite project struggles to take flight as cost of other energy sources falls Read More. Energy Google

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Microsoft makes hydrogen fuel cell breakthrough in quest to power data centers with renewable energy


Microsoft is investing in hydrogen energy technology as part of its effort to become carbon negative and eliminate its dependence on diesel fuel by 2030. Microsoft electricity Energy environment

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Collaboration Helps Advance Energy Industry

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Energy companies continue to collaborate with other organizations to further research. According to a company press release, “This new centre will focus on developing solutions for the automotive sector, including the development of high-efficiency lubricants and additives; cleaner use of conventional fuels; and the development of alternative fuels and new energies that help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Isaias Shows Our ‘Dinosaur Energy System’ Isn’t Ready for Climate Change

GizModo VR

power outage utilities renewable energyIt’s been two days since Hurricane Isaias swept over the East Coast, but thousands of people are still without power. In Massachusetts, National Grid estimates some may not have their utilities back on until Saturday afternoon.

Converting the Sun’s Energy to Hydrogen


One team of international scientists has come up with a solution: a device that collects energy from sunlight and converts it to hydrogen. Solar power has one major downfall and that is what to do when the sun is not shining.

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OODA and Bastille Webinar: Finding phones, wearables and gadgets through Cellular, Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi device detection


You can watch this webinar on demand at: [link] The webinar features insights on how to find phones, wearables and gadgets through Cellular, Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi device detection.

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Government calls for input on inclusive smart energy policy

Computer Weekly

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has launched a consultation on the future of the smart energy sector

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5G May Be Holy Grail for Telecom, But Energy Sector Feels Much Anxiety Over New Network


energy sector feels anxiety over launch of 5G technology on Forbes : While telecom giants are boasting faster, unlimited wireless connectivity for their mobile phone users under the long-awaited fifth generation wireless network (5G), the energy industry is worried. Energy groups are warning regulators that a 5G rollout […]. Read why Dipka Bhambhani says that the U.S.

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The Plan to Turn New York’s Most Notorious Jail Into a Renewable Energy Hub Is What Justice Looks Like

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Amazon launches first solar energy facility in China


Amazon announced its first solar energy facility in China on Thursday, one of five renewable energy projects the company is planning around the world. as part of Amazon’s Climate Pledge, a commitment to be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2030. (Bigstock photo).

Microsoft Wants Clean Energy for South African Data Centers

Data Center Knowledge

Business Energy MicrosoftSometimes it's hard to know whether the power a utility provides really comes from renewables. Read More.

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Apple’s Leased Data Center Energy Use Quadrupled Since 2012

Data Center Knowledge

Colocation energy use now accounts for nearly one-quarter of Apple’s total data center energy consumption Read More. Apple Cloud Computing Colocation Featured

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Apple Creates Energy Company to Sell Renewable Energy it Generates

Data Center Knowledge

Seeks permission for new subsidiary to sell energy on wholesale market Read More. Apple Green Data Centers Power

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Alphabet Wants To Fix Clean Energy’s Storage Problem — With Salt

Data Center Knowledge

Energy GoogleThe latest idea from the X ‘moonshot factory’ is code named Malta. Read More.

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Gadgets that Make your Home More Energy Efficient


Information Technology Blog - - Gadgets that Make your Home More Energy Efficient - Information Technology Blog. One of the ways that we can all improve is to decrease the amount of energy that our house uses. Energy Monitors. A great place to start is a home energy monitor.

Innovation Steams Ahead in the Energy Industry

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Fortunately, new digital technology and methods, such as machine learning and analytics, have improved greatly in recent years, enabling energy companies to maximize production. Where demand is increasing, good seismic information can lead to more affordable energy. Using the insights we’ve gleaned from conversations with clients and perspectives from industry executives, we have prepared a guide that describes the current state of the energy industry.

Stanford lab envisions delivery drones that save energy by taking the bus

Venture Beast

Stanford University researchers created a network for controlling 200 delivery drones using buses and trams to extend delivery range and reduce energy use.

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Grad student ‘ambassadors’ offer free clean-energy lessons and DIY solar kits to K-12 students


Volunteering as a clean energy ambassador, UW PhD candidate Abbie Ganas led a virtual class via Google Meet with 25 middle school students enrolled in a south King County middle school. “Kids are super cognizant about energy,” said Ginger, who is the CEI’s chief scientist.

[Guide] 2018 State of the Energy Industry

Perficient - Digital Transformation

There’s probably no better way to introduce our new energy industry guide than by sharing the very first question David M. Using the insights we’ve gleaned from conversations with clients and perspectives from industry executives, we have prepared a guide that describes the current state of the energy industry. Rubenstein, president of The Economic Club of Washington D.C., asked John S.

Finnish energy company Helen outsources its basic IT services

Computer Weekly

The energy company is the latest Nordic organisation to outsource IT services to enable it to focus on the business

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Sabey Data Centers Achieves Highest Level of Energy Savings

Data Center Knowledge

Sabey might be a lot smaller than eBay and Digital Realty Trust, but the Seattle-based company beat out both as the data center operator that achieved the highest level of energy savings last year as noted in the Department of Energy’s (DOE) 2017 Better Buildings Progress Report. Colocation Energy Power and Cooling Sabey DOE

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How secure are smart energy grids?

Computer Weekly

The improved efficiency of smart grids need to be weighed against the cost of security - presenting a unique opportunity for the tech sector and a new market for security companies

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The Drop In Consumer Energy Is Decelerating

Forrester's Customer Insights

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Renewable Energy and the Colocation Provider

Data Center Knowledge

With high profile 100 percent renewable energy commitments on the part of Apple, Google, Microsoft, what is the colocation provider''s role when it comes to renewable energy? Read More. colocation Europe Featured Green Data Centers Interxion

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Budget 2017: TechUK demands datacentre energy reform to stop post-Brexit market slump

Computer Weekly

TechUK airs fears over long-term growth and prosperity of UK datacentre market post-Brexit, without urgent government help on rising energy costs

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Alberta Energy Minister Says the Pandemic Is a 'Great Time' to Build Pipeline Due to Limits on Protests


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EDF Energy upgrades network with Vodafone

Computer Weekly

EDF Energy signs a 10-year, multi-million pound contract with Vodafone to update its communications and IT infrastructure to support training and compliance

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Eaton Updates Energy Management Software

Data Center Knowledge

Eaton updates its Power Xpert Insight power and energy monitoring software, and introduces Energy Saver System (ESS) Plus technology, featuring a new Harmonic Reduction System. Eaton ESS

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YouTube took down Michael Moore’s film attacking renewable energy

The Verge

A few seconds of Smith’s video, Rare Earthenware , were used in Moore’s film, which criticizes renewable energy. “I There is no perfect solution to our energy challenges.

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Energy Is Embracing Zero Trust, All Industries Should Too

Forrester IT

I recently heard a segment on WBUR (a public radio station in Boston) on the emergence of microgrids and I was amazed at how much the concept of microgrids closely aligned with the concept of microperimeters within our Zero Trust model of information security.

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US Energy Use Hit a Record Low This Spring, But Natural Gas Tightened Its Grip

GizModo VR

energy use plunged to its lowest level in 30 years this past spring, the Energy Information… Read more. Amid the lockdowns spurred by the deadly coronavirus pandemic, Americans have been doing a lot less.

Google to hit 100% renewable energy target for datacentres in 2017

Computer Weekly

Google claims to be on course to hit its 100% renewable energy pledge in 2017 by ramping up its acquisition of green power sources

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Microsoft Begins Bulk Purchases of Wind Energy

Data Center Knowledge

Microsoft has begun purchasing renewable energy to support its data center infrastructure, signing a 20-year power purchase agreement for wind energy in Texas that will be funding in part by proceed from Microsoft’s carbon fee.

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Enhancing Energy and Utilities with IoT: 6 Real-World Examples

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Companies within competitive industries – including utilities and energy – are investing in IoT to transform their operations and overall customer experience. IoT Accelerates the Digital Transformation in Utilities and Energy. Utility providers use smart meters to track customers’ energy usage and communicate that data to the company’s central system, allowing companies to predict demand, spot outages, and conduct preventative maintenance 5.

Telefónica increases use of renewable energy to fight climate change

Computer Weekly

Telecoms operator behind UK’s O2 mobile network doubles down on existing commitments to renewable energy sources in the fight against climate change

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Facebook to Build Data Center in Clean Energy-Friendly Nebraska

Data Center Knowledge

New renewable energy tariff makes renewable energy sourcing easier in the state Read More. Facebook Green Data Centers

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Cyber Threats hitting Energy Sector, Hackers Secure F-35 Plans.


Cyber Threats to Energy Sector Happening at 'Alarming Rate' - a recent report from DHS's Industrial Control System's CERT found that attacks on the energy sector are DHS Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.

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Google Will Be Powered Completely by Clean Energy Next Year

Data Center Knowledge

Google, the world’s biggest corporate buyer of clean energy, expects to reach a major milestone next year: running the company entirely with wind and solar power. Read More. Google Green Data Centers Power

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