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Australian Heat Wave: #renewables

Jan 12 2018 02:20 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

40% of Victoria’s energy needs, . . . during the last heatwave, . . . were met by renewables. 1-12-2018 Source: Australian Heat Wave: #Renewables

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Denmark: 50% #renewables By 2030

Jan 12 2018 01:55 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

Denmark just set a world record for using wind power, . . . to drive its economy. Its government now predicts, . . . that anyone betting against the technology, . . . is on the wrong side of history. Danish Energy Minister Lars Chr. Lilleholt says, ....

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What Bomb #cyclones Teach Us?

Jan 12 2018 01:30 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

A Polar Vortex, coupled with a . . . Bomb Cyclone created a wicked nor’easter. It was so cold that: . . . . . . Niagara Falls froze, . . . . . . it snowed in Florida, . . . . . . Coal stacks were frozen, . . . . . . diesel generators simply couldn’t fu...

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Usa: 2017 Costliest #weather Year

Jan 09 2018 11:30 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration announced Monday, . . . 2017 - was the costliest year ever, totaling $306 billion, for . . . weather and climate disasters in the United States. 1-9-2018 Source: USA: 2017 costliest #weat...

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Japan: #virtual Power Plant (Vpp)

Jan 04 2018 06:55 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

Sunverge Energy, . . . has deployed dozens of energy storage units, . . . at geographically dispersed locations across the service territory of Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), . . . while managing them as a single virtual node on the grid. The p...

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#transportation Vehicle Components

Jan 03 2018 03:45 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

“What if we were able to dissect a working car, . . . into working components, . . . which could be utilized according to given circumstances?” https://vimeo.com/242518507 Would that be like, . . . Amazon’s New Robot Army, . . . Shipping Out Products?...

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Arctic: Sea #ice Is Disappearing

Dec 25 2017 02:00 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

The disappearance of sea ice in the Arctic, . . . are already leading to: . . . . . . longer growing season, . . . . . . greening of the tundra, . . . . . . sharp rise in the number of wildfires, and . . . . . . spike in plankton growth. These changes...

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The "new #arctic"

Dec 23 2017 11:15 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

“Arctic shows no sign of returning to reliably frozen region of recent past decades,” . . . say's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). https://www.youtube....h?v=MvoFDZQKJHc

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Modular #vehicles Design

Dec 23 2017 01:30 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

Modular Vehicles. . . . There’s an ever-growing demand for, . . . the one vehicle that “does it all.” Matrēshka, . . . is a modular autonomous vehicle, . . . explicitly designed for commercial use, . . . with a wide range of modifications: . . . . . ....

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#energy: The Poor Can Afford

Dec 14 2017 03:55 AM | eds in Ed's Articles

"Liter of Light," has already taught: . . . . . . 382,000 Filipinos, and . . . . . . 690,000 people, from other countries, . . . how to pick themselves up, . . . out of energy poverty. Thanks to a clever, and . . . environmentally friendly inn...

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