Solar shingles you can nail to a roof unveiled by GAF Energy

Venture Beast

Solar roofing provider GAF Energy announced today its Timberline Solar product uses shingles that you can nail to a roof. Read More.

Proof-of-stake: Ethereum 2.0 ranks worst energy consumption

CTOvision

Groundbreaking research by University College London has systematically assessed the energy consumptions of leading proof-of-stake networks and concluded not all PoS blockchains are created equal.

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5 Graphs That Show the World Is in the Midst of a Renewable Energy Revolution

GizModo VR

But new data and forecasts from the International Energy Agency suggest we’re at least not going backward—and renewable energy growth is set to accelerate. Sure, things may look pretty grim when it comes to the climate.

Renewable Energy Had a Record-Setting Year Despite. All This

GizModo VR

But a new report shows that all things considered, one sector actually saw wild economic success: renewable energy. You don’t need me to tell you that 2020 was a terrible year.

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Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

energy usage (Nest, Belkin). MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

The Energy Department Is Creating a Clean Energy Corps to Fix This Mess

GizModo VR

On Thursday, the Department of Energy announced a newly formed Clean Energy Corps. Rather than being an invading force, the plan is to have a veritable army of experts who can make the zero-carbon future we need a reality. No word yet on what the uniforms might look like, though.

Could the World Ever Run Entirely on Renewable Energy?

GizModo VR

This week’s question—could the world ever run entirely on renewable energy?—is is shadowed by a much larger one: Namely, will politicians and powerful forces of delay like Big Oil ever allow the world to run entirely on renewable energy?

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Duke Energy used computer vision and robots to cut costs by $74M

Venture Beast

More power to AI: Duke Energy used computer vision and robots to improve processes and cut costs by $74 million. AI Big Data Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial/Energy & Utilities clean energy computer vision electric grid solar panels Transform 2021 utilities

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The next generation of energy and environment startups using data and AI to save the planet

Dataconomy

Energy and the environment were significant threads covered at Web Summit and garner additional importance when considering the travel and accommodation footprint created by almost 44,000 attendees.

'World's Most Powerful' Tidal Turbine Starts Cranking Out Energy

GizModo VR

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Ethereum Closes In on Long-Sought Fix to Cut Energy Use Over 99%

CTOvision

Now, they say, several recent breakthroughs will finally enable them to drastically cut energy use in a year or less. Users and developers of the world’s most-used blockchain have been wrangling with its carbon-footprint problem for as long as it’s been around.

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Shift Left Security? Development Does Not Want to Own It.

Speaker: Shlomo Bielak, CTO, Benchmark Corp

Shifting security left to the earliest part of development is currently in the spotlight in the developer world. What teams are now discovering is, this approach results in misdirected ownership for developers and a frustrated security team. In the current climate, we cannot afford to let security implementations falter. It's time to manage your team's energies to maximize DevOps efficiency, all the while maintaining top security standards. Join Shlomo Bielak, and learn how to keep your DevSecOps team focused and connected without creating silos.

Energy companies can lean on digital to realize new opportunities

Venture Beast

The energy sector is being reshaped by AI in the transition to renewable resources and the decentralization of production and distribution. AI category-/Business & Industrial/Energy & Utilities

How Much the Oil and Gas Industry Paid Texas Republicans Who Are Lying About Wind Energy

GizModo VR

But behind every wind energy smear by a Texas politician is a dizzying amount of money contributed by the fossil fuel industry.

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Facebook and Carnegie Mellon launch project to discover better ways to store renewable energy

Venture Beast

Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University will use AI to search for electrocatalysts to enable scalable renewable energy storage. Read More.

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Sweeping Illinois Clean Energy Bill Also Bails Out Nuclear Power

GizModo VR

Illinois passed one of the most aggressive clean energy bills in the country on Monday, in a rousing success for environmental advocates that, unusually, also bails out some of the state’s biggest sources of clean power: nuclear energy.

National Grid Partners raises $150 million to invest in energy and tech crossovers

Venture Beast

National Grid Partners raises $150 million to invest in startups focused on energy and information technology crossovers. Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial/Energy & Utilities clean tech dis div energy funding daily Lisa Lambert National Grid Partner

Why Setting a Clean Energy Standard Should Be Democrats’ Next Move

GizModo VR

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10 Wind Energy Stock Photos That Make Me Extremely Uncomfortable

GizModo VR

Imagine you’re searching for a photo or illustration about everyone’s favorite topic: renewable energy. How can you best convey the possibilities and challenges of the clean energy transition and the promise of wind energy ?

Great Britain Set a Wind Energy Milestone

GizModo VR

The United Kingdom, birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, is now home to the wind energy revolution that’s reaching a new crescendo. Great Britain hit a major milestone late last week when wind farms generated more than half of the island’s energy needs.

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The Energy Department Blew $1.1 Billion on Carbon Capture Projects That Were Mostly Failures

GizModo VR

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Kristal Hansley Wants to Empower Black Baltimore With Solar Energy

GizModo VR

of their 2017 income on energy, which is more than seven times higher than the… Read more. Where I live in Baltimore, utility bills can be a crushing burden. That’s especially true for the city’s low-income residents, most of whom are Black.

Texas Wind Energy Set a Record—But Republicans Are Still Trying to Squash It

GizModo VR

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The Clean Energy Transition Is Becoming a Tidal Wave

GizModo VR

But it’s a different story for renewable energy industry, which is thriving. energy renewable energy gas coal oil covid 19This year, covid-19 lockdowns prompted a precipitous crash in fuel demand which tanked the the fossil fuel market.

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Crypto Climate Accord will shift cryptocurrency industry to 100% renewable energy by 2030

Venture Beast

A new group dubbed the Crypto Climate Accord is debuting today as a way to make cryptocurrency more energy efficient. Read More.

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Energy Efficiency in Construction Industry

Galido

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.

The buzz about fusion energy: Expert explains industry’s ‘reinvigoration’ as tech attracts VC dollars

GeekWire

For decades, the promise of harnessing the power of fusion on a commercial scale to create vast amounts of carbon-free energy has hovered just out of reach for scientists. So what is fusion energy, and why the excitement? Chris Hansen, senior research scientist in the William E.

Google plans to power its operations with carbon-free energy by 2030

Venture Beast

Google aims to power its entire operations using carbon-free electricity by 2030, building on its goal of matching energy use with 100% renewable energy.

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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How Real-Time Technologies Are Helping Protect Vulnerable Energy Assets

Doctor Chaos

As the world increasingly relies on technology, the energy sector’s role becomes more critical. Given this severity, cyberattacks on the energy industry are a more pressing concern. Vulnerabilities in the Energy Sector. The energy sector is no exception.

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Energy Pipeline Operations Affected By Cyberattack

CTOvision

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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Expert: Cyberattacks in the energy sector put lives in danger

Tech Republic Security

Zero-trust is a good way to prevent hackers from gaining control of our infrastructure and energy industries, expert says

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How Real-Time Technologies Are Helping Protect Vulnerable Energy Assets

Doctor Chaos

As the world increasingly relies on technology, the energy sector’s role becomes more critical. Given this severity, cyberattacks on the energy industry are a more pressing concern. Vulnerabilities in the Energy Sector. The energy sector is no exception.

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Bill Gates’ Breakthrough Energy leads $65M funding round for Stoke Space’s reusable rockets

GeekWire

Breakthrough Energy Ventures , the multibillion-dollar clean-tech initiative created by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, is leading a $65 million funding round to back Kent, Wash.-based ” Space Breakthrough Energy Ventures Clean Tech Stoke Space

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The Nation’s Biggest Miner Union Is Ready for a Transition to Clean Energy

GizModo VR

On Monday, the nation’s largest union of coal miners announced that it’s down for the shift to renewable energy as long the transition includes aid—and new jobs—for workers laid off from their sector.

Energy Transition Ventures is raising $75M fund for renewable power

Venture Beast

Energy Transition Ventures is a new fund that's expected to be about $75 million and will help the U.S. economy transition to clean energy. Commerce Entrepreneur Transportation Energy Transition Ventures environment funding daily greentech GS Futures

Tesla Energy Is Reportedly on the Hunt for Mean Social Media Posts About Musk

GizModo VR

Tesla’s clean-energy division Tesla Energy has an entire team dedicated to scanning the internet for customer complaints and people badmouthing its CEO Elon Musk, according to a new Insider report.

CIOs Need More Energy To Make It Through The Pandemic

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to find ways to get more energy Image Credit: Eelke. How can we get the energy that we’re going to need in order to get through this thing? Where Has Our Energy Gone? However, we can’t rely on that surge of energy to get us through the pandemic.

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We Can Use Less Energy and Still Have Good Lives

GizModo VR

energy energy efficiency housing water foodAt last night’s presidential debate , former Vice President Joe Biden refused to endorse the Green New Deal but reaffirmed some of his campaign’s climate promises. Read more.

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.

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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Texans Could Be Paying Off Their Obscene Energy Bills for Decades

GizModo VR

The costs of the Texas blackouts is still mounting, but it’s becoming increasingly clear that Texans could be saddled with energy bills they’ll be paying for decades absent government intervention.

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A Renewable Energy Bill Is Fueling a Fight Over Local Control in Indiana

GizModo VR

A bill in Indiana that would expand renewable energy is drawing unusual battle lines.