Tag: renewables

Energy & Environment, Industry

Making Remarkable Energy Grids a Reality

January 31, 2023

Via: CIO

Many industries already benefit from the transformative power of advanced digitalization. Telecommunications, manufacturing, retail, publishing, and others have seen amazing changes in terms of new opportunities, capabilities, and efficiencies. While the energy sector has long embraced IT, it’s on the […]

Energy & Environment, Industry

Solar + batteries at home can provide backup power during disasters

September 29, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

Lights went out as Hurricane Fiona devastated areas from the Caribbean to Canada, and Hurricane Ian has done the same. Hurricanes, along with other natural disasters like wildfires and winter storms, can leave people without access to electricity. However, new […]

Energy & Environment, Industry

High fossil fuel prices are good for the planet—here’s how to keep it that way

June 20, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

In the UK, it now costs more than 100 pounds to fill up a typical family car with petrol, and oil prices could rise even further. But are such high prices for fossil fuels a bad thing? While attention is […]

Energy & Environment, Industry

UN floats plan to boost renewables as climate worries mount

May 18, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

The United Nations chief on Wednesday launched a five-point plan to jump-start broader use of renewable energies, hoping to revive world attention on climate change as the U.N.’s weather agency reported that greenhouse gas concentrations, ocean heat, sea-level rise, and […]