Slashdot Items Tagged "energy"

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Friday March 16, 2018 @01:27PM Plattsburgh, New York Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban In the US
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:12PM MIT Plans To Build Nuclear Fusion Plant By 2033
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @01:34PM After Rising For 100 Years, Electricity Demand is Flat
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @12:06PM Relying on Renewables Alone Significantly Inflates the Cost of Overhauling Energy
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:27PM Electronics-Recycling Innovator Faces Prison For Extending Computers' Lives
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:51AM Energy Riches Fuel Bitcoin Craze For Speculation-shy Iceland
Monday February 05, 2018 @09:08PM New York's $6 Billion Plan For Offshore Wind Shows That Oil Drilling Really Is On the Way Out
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:05PM White House Seeks 72 Percent Cut To Clean Energy Research
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @06:05PM T-Mobile Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Electricity By 2021
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:46PM Americans Are Saving Energy Because Fewer People Go Outside
Monday January 15, 2018 @06:22PM Renewable Energy Set To Be Cheaper Than Fossil Fuels By 2020, Says Report
Sunday January 14, 2018 @11:56PM California Will Close Its Last Nuclear Power Plant
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @06:26PM Power Outage Brings CES To a Standstill For Nearly 2 Hours
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @11:22AM Norway Powers Ahead (Electrically): Over Half New Car Sales Now Electric or Hybrid
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @09:43AM Energy Department Permanently Closes Damaged Hanford Nuclear Reservation Tank
Thursday December 28, 2017 @02:42PM UK Enjoyed 'Greenest Year For Electricity Ever' in 2017
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @06:18PM Consumers In Germany Were Paid To Use Electricity This Holiday Season
Monday December 25, 2017 @04:45PM Estimates of Bitcoin's Soaring Energy Use Are Likely Overstating the Electric Power Required To Mine the Cryptocurrency
Friday December 22, 2017 @10:58AM Wind Power Is Now The Cheapest Energy In India
Thursday December 21, 2017 @06:50PM California Poised To Hit 50 Percent Renewable Target a Full Decade Ahead of Schedule
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @03:55PM Tesla Big Battery Outsmarts Lumbering Coal Units After Loy Yang Trips
Friday December 15, 2017 @10:59PM China Will Spend $3.3 Billion to Research Molten Salt Nuclear-Powered Drones
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @07:53PM Solar Power and Batteries Are Encroaching On Natural Gas In Energy Production
Saturday December 09, 2017 @05:51PM China Has Launched the World's First All-Electric Cargo Ship
Friday December 08, 2017 @06:48PM Toyota's New Power Plant Will Create Clean Energy From Manure
Thursday December 07, 2017 @09:31PM GE Cuts 12,000 Jobs In Response To Falling Demand For Fossil Fuel Energy
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:51PM Cryptocurrency Miners Are Using Old Tires to Power Their Rigs
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:52PM 'Bitcoin Could Cost Us Our Clean-Energy Future'
Monday December 04, 2017 @11:41PM The World's Astonishing Dependence On Fossil Fuels Hasn't Changed In 40 Years
Saturday December 02, 2017 @10:43PM R.I.P., Cape Wind
Friday December 01, 2017 @02:41PM Tesla Switches on Giant Battery To Shore Up Australia's Grid
Saturday November 25, 2017 @07:23PM Is Elon Musk Greatly Exaggerating Tesla's Battery Technology?
Monday November 20, 2017 @06:43PM UCLA Researchers Use Solar To Create and Store Hydrogen
Saturday November 18, 2017 @03:39PM Could a Helium-Resistant Material Usher In an Age of Nuclear Fusion?
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @02:37PM Germany Is Burning Too Much Coal
Monday November 13, 2017 @05:07PM Solar Companies Are Scrambling to Find a Critical Raw Material
Saturday November 11, 2017 @01:23AM Crowdfunded 'PowerWatch' Runs on Body Heat, Never Needs Charging
Friday November 10, 2017 @10:23PM One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses As Much Energy As Your House In a Week
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:18PM 'Quark Fusion' Produces Eight Times More Energy Than Nuclear Fusion
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:19PM Can Japan Burn Flammable Ice For Energy?
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @06:26PM Italy Proposes Phasing Out Coal Power Plants By 2025
Friday October 20, 2017 @05:16PM The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @06:56PM First Floating Wind Farm Delivers Electricity
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:27PM Tesla Just Fired Hundreds Of Workers
Friday October 13, 2017 @09:00PM Toshiba's Fast-Charging Battery Could Triple the Range of Electric Vehicles
Friday October 13, 2017 @02:44PM Why China is Winning the Clean Energy Race
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:34PM Google Will Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year
Thursday October 05, 2017 @09:41PM Elon Musk Says Tesla Could Rebuild Puerto Rico's Power Grid With Batteries, Solar
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @09:45AM Dawn of Solar Age Declared as PV Beats All Other Forms of Power
Monday October 02, 2017 @05:09PM General Motors Plans 20 All-Electric Cars By 2023
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:15PM Tesla Is Shipping Hundreds of Powerwall Batteries To Puerto Rico
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:38PM Solar Powered Smartwatch Successfully Crowdfunded on Kickstarter
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:44PM Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power To Entire Island of Puerto Rico
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:17PM Department of Energy Invests $50 Million To Improve Critical Energy Infrastructure Security
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:30PM How One Writer Is Battling Tech-Induced Attention Disorder
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:43AM Power Company Kills Nuclear Plant, Plans $6 Billion In Solar, Battery Investment
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:50AM Finland To Introduce Law Next Year Phasing Out Coal
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:42PM Apple To Build $1.3 Billion Iowa Data Center, Get $208 Million In Incentives
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @12:13PM People Are Using Recycled Laptop Batteries To Power Their Homes
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:17PM Switch To Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy
Monday August 21, 2017 @01:56PM Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says
Friday August 18, 2017 @05:56PM Hyundai To Build a 300-Mile-Per-Charge Electric Car
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:37PM Australian Scientists Figure Out How Zinc-Air Batteries Can Replace Lithium-Ion Batteries
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:41PM Energy Drinks May Trigger Future Substance Use, Says Study
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @01:48PM Mass Market Hopes For Battery-free Cell Phone Technology
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @02:03PM Nissan Won't Build Its Own Electric Car Batteries Anymore
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @10:40AM Massive Solar Plant In the Sahara Could Help Keep the EU Powered
Thursday August 03, 2017 @05:38PM Tests Show Workers At Hanford Nuclear Facility Inhaled Radioactive Plutonium
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @05:21PM Google Enters Race For Nuclear Fusion Technology
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:12PM World's First Floating Wind Farm Emerges Off Coast of Scotland
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @12:41PM India is Rolling Out Trains With Solar-powered Coaches That'll Save Thousands of Litres of Diesel
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:01PM Here's Elon Musk's Plan To Power the US on Solar Energy
Friday July 07, 2017 @06:18AM Elon Musk Promises World's Biggest Lithium Ion Battery To Australia
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:33PM NASA Seeks Nuclear Power For Mars
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:12PM $7.5 Billion Kemper Power Plant Suspends Coal Gasification
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:46PM Coal Market Set To Collapse Worldwide By 2040 As Solar, Wind Dominate
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:53PM Wind, Solar Surpassed 10 Percent of US Electricity In March, Says EIA
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:00PM Tesla Plans To Disconnect 'Almost All' Superchargers From the Grid In Favor of Solar and Battery Power
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:43PM It's Been So Windy in Europe That Electricity Prices Have Turned Negative
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:46PM Denmark Is Killing Tesla and Other Electric Cars
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:00PM Chinese Company Offers Free Training For US Coal Miners To Become Wind Farmers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:11AM Switzerland Votes To Abandon Nuclear Power In Favor of Renewables
Saturday May 20, 2017 @05:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Thursday May 18, 2017 @08:35PM China Successfully Mines Gas From Methane Hydrate In Production Run
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:09PM Germany Sets New National Record With 85 Percent of Its Electricity Sourced From Renewables
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:10PM Tesla's Highly-Anticipated Solar Roofs Go Up For Pre-Order Today
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:13PM Tunnel Collapses At Nuclear Facility Once Called 'An Underground Chernobyl Waiting To Happen'
Monday May 01, 2017 @08:16PM UK's Newest Tokamak Fusion Reactor Has Created Its First Plasma
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @01:40PM Energy Star Program For Homes And Appliances Is On Trump's Chopping Block
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:16PM The Cheap Energy Revolution Is Here, and Coal Won't Cut It
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:18PM China To Boost Non-Fossil Fuel Use To 20 Percent By 2030
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:52AM Physicists Observe 'Negative Mass'
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:24PM Toyota Unveils Plan For Hydrogen Powered Semi Truck
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:33AM Scientists Invent Ultrasonic Dryer That Uses Sound To Dry Your Clothes
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:28PM An Unexpected Relationship Between Nuclear Power and Low Birth Weight
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM Study Shows Laptop Batteries Often Don't Last As Long As They Say
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:07PM Simulation Suggests 68 Percent of the Universe May Not Actually Exist
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:12PM 'Moore's Law' For Carbon Would Defeat Global Warming
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:50AM Let There Be Light: Germans Switch on 'Largest Artificial Sun'
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @06:22PM Japanese Company Develops a Solar Cell With Record-Breaking 26%+ Efficiency
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:54PM Plans For London-Paris Electric Flight in 'Next Decade' Unveiled
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @01:04AM John Goodenough's Colleagues Are Skeptical of His New Battery Technology
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:37PM Google Wants To Use AI To Cut the UK's Electric Bill By 10 Percent
Sunday March 12, 2017 @06:56PM Millions of Smart Meters May Over-Inflate Readings by up to 600%
Sunday March 12, 2017 @01:19AM Australian Farmers Switch To Diesel Power As Electricity Prices Soar
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @06:37PM Tesla's New Solar Energy Station On Kauai Will Power Hawaii At Night
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:33PM US Wind Capacity Surpasses Hydro, Overall Generation To Follow
Monday March 06, 2017 @03:17PM New York State To Launch Electric Vehicle Rebate
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:18PM Amazon Pledges To Cover 15 Massive Warehouse Rooftops With Solar Panels
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:26PM Americans Have Fewer TVs On Average Than They Did In 2009
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:24PM Utilities Vote To Close Largest Coal Plant In Western US
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:52AM 'Electric Buses Now Cheaper Than Their Diesel or CNG Counterpart, Could Dominate the Market Within 10 Years'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:40PM 86 Percent of New Power in Europe From Renewable Sources in 2016
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:47PM China Is Now the World's Largest Solar Power Producer
Thursday February 02, 2017 @11:02PM Electric Car Battery Prices Fell By 80% In the Last 7 Years, Says Study
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:53PM New York Approves Largest US Offshore Wind Farm Off Long Island
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:02PM Two-Thirds of Americans Give Priority To Developing Alternative Energy Over Fossil Fuels
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:20PM China Cancels Over 100 Coal-Fired Power Plants
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:19PM Tesla To Power Gigafactory With World's Largest Solar Rooftop Installation
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:12AM Amazon Still Lags Behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace Renewable Energy Report
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:39PM A Coal-Fired Power Plant In India Is Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Baking Soda
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:53PM China To Plow $361 Billion Into Renewable Fuel By 2020
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @06:24PM Tesla Gigafactory Begins Production
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @02:16AM HP Made a Laptop Slightly Thicker To Add 3 Hours of Battery Life
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:14PM Ford: We're Canceling $1.6 Billion Mexico Facility, Investing In Electric and US Plant
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @10:16AM Solar Could Beat Coal to Become the Cheapest Power on Earth In Less Than a Decade
Friday December 30, 2016 @06:02PM Smart Electricity Meters Can Be Dangerously Insecure, Warns Expert
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:36PM Panasonic To Invest Over $256 Million In Tesla's US Plant For Solar Cells
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:24PM Researchers Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:21PM GM Partners With Boston Startup WiTricity To Develop Wireless Charging Technology
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:53AM UK Hits Clean Energy Milestone: 50% of Electricity From Low Carbon Sources
Thursday December 22, 2016 @05:25PM World's First 'Solar Panel Road' Opens In France
Monday December 19, 2016 @09:04PM Solar Is Top Source of New Capacity On the US Grid In 2016
Saturday December 17, 2016 @02:01AM Scientific American Column: 'It's Not Cold Fusion...But It's Something'
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:06AM World Energy Hits a Turning Point: Solar That's Cheaper Than Wind
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:48PM Iceland Seeking 'Supercritical Steam' For Power Source
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:49AM California To Adopt First US Energy-Saving Rules For Computers
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:33PM First Offshore Wind Farm In US Waters Delivers Power To Rhode Island
Monday December 12, 2016 @08:38PM Rapid Rise In Methane Emissions In 10 Years Surprises Scientists
Monday December 12, 2016 @08:11PM Fossil Fuel Divestment Has Doubled In the Last 15 Months
Monday December 12, 2016 @01:45AM Bill Gates Announces A New $1 Billion Clean Energy Fund
Saturday December 10, 2016 @09:32PM Why Apple Just Invested in Wind Turbines In China
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:23PM 'Star In a Jar' Fusion Reactor Works, Promises Infinite Energy
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:45AM Google Says It Is About To Reach 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:16PM Nikola Motor Company Reveals Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck With Range of 1,200 Miles
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:30PM India Unveils the World's Largest Solar Power Plant
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:52PM Europe Is Getting a Network of 'Ultra-Fast, High-Powered' EV Chargers
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:58PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Thursday November 24, 2016 @08:50PM Finland Set To Become First Country To Ban Coal Use For Energy
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @06:55PM Scientists Create Battery That Charges In Seconds and Lasts For Days
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:56PM US Navy's High-Tech Ship Loses Power In Panama Canal
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:20PM Tesla Runs an Entire Island on Solar Power
Monday November 21, 2016 @07:45PM Canada Plans To Phase Out Coal-Powered Electricity By 2030
Monday November 21, 2016 @06:25PM US Sets Plan To Build Two Exascale Supercomputers
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:01PM China To Build a Solar Plant In Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:51AM Tesla Acquires SolarCity: Little Can Stand in Elon Musk's Way When He Wants Something
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:41AM Elon Musk: Tesla's Solar Roof Will Cost Less Than a Traditional Roof
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:26PM Tesla and SolarCity Merger Gets Approval From Shareholders
Monday November 07, 2016 @07:43PM Leaked NASA Paper Suggests The 'Impossible' EM Drive Really Does Work
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Thursday November 03, 2016 @04:19PM White House, 35 States To Boost Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:18PM Why Tesla's New Solar Roof Tiles and Home Battery Are Such a Big Deal
Monday October 31, 2016 @12:59PM Where Does Jeff Bezos Foresee Putting Space Colonists? Inside O'Neill Cylinders
Saturday October 29, 2016 @03:13AM Tesla Unveils Residential 'Solar Roof' With Updated Battery Storage System
Saturday October 29, 2016 @12:39AM Tesla Unveils Residential 'Solar Roof' With Updated Battery Storage System
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:10PM New MacBook Pros Max Out At 16GB RAM Due To Battery Life Concerns
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @07:02PM Renewables Overtake Coal As World's Largest Source of Power Capacity
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:01PM XPrize's New Challenge: Turn Air Into Water, Make More Than a Million Dollars
Saturday October 22, 2016 @02:59PM Journalist Cleared of Riot Charges in South Dakota
Thursday October 20, 2016 @08:20PM Target Passes Walmart As Top US Corporate Installer of Solar Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:05PM CO2 To Ethanol In One Step With Cheap Catalyst
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:15PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:49PM 'Nano-Machines' Win European Trio Chemistry Nobel Prize
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:26PM Elon Musk To Unveil Solar Roof With Storage, Charger Next Month
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:47AM Germany Unveils a Hydrogen-Powered Passenger Train
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:19PM TV Manufacturers Accused of Gaming Energy Usage Tests
Friday September 16, 2016 @08:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:38AM Alphabet's Nest Wants to Build a 'Citizen-Fueled' Power Plant
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:56AM SolarCity Plans To Release New 'Solar Roof' Product Next Year
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:01PM Will New Battery Technologies Smash The Old Order?
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:44AM Tesla Is Buying SolarCity for $2.6 Billion
Monday July 25, 2016 @01:52PM Solar Impulse 2 Plane Takes Off From Egypt On Final Leg Of World Tour
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:01PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:06PM Google Testing AI System To Cool Data Center Energy Bills