Slashdot Items Tagged "energy"

Date / Time Story
Monday April 16, 2018 @02:29AM Ola Wants a Million Electric Rides on India's Roads by 2021
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:10PM A Coal Power Plant is Being Reopened For Blockchain Mining
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:09PM Your Future Home Might Be Powered By Car Batteries
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:00AM The Road to Deep Decarbonization
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
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:51AM Energy Riches Fuel Bitcoin Craze For Speculation-shy Iceland
Sunday January 14, 2018 @11:56PM California Will Close Its Last Nuclear Power Plant
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
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
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
Saturday December 09, 2017 @05:51PM China Has Launched the World's First All-Electric Cargo Ship
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'
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?
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
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
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 04, 2017 @09:45AM Dawn of Solar Age Declared as PV Beats All Other Forms of Power
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 August 22, 2017 @12:13PM People Are Using Recycled Laptop Batteries To Power Their Homes
Monday August 21, 2017 @01:56PM Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says
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
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
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
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
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
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
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:52AM Physicists Observe 'Negative Mass'
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
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:50AM Let There Be Light: Germans Switch on 'Largest Artificial Sun'
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:54PM Plans For London-Paris Electric Flight in 'Next Decade' Unveiled
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
Monday March 06, 2017 @03:17PM New York State To Launch Electric Vehicle Rebate
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
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:12AM Amazon Still Lags Behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace Renewable Energy Report
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:53PM China To Plow $361 Billion Into Renewable Fuel By 2020
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @10:16AM Solar Could Beat Coal to Become the Cheapest Power on Earth In Less Than a Decade
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:53AM UK Hits Clean Energy Milestone: 50% of Electricity From Low Carbon Sources
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 @11:49AM California To Adopt First US Energy-Saving Rules For Computers
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
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:45AM Google Says It Is About To Reach 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Thursday November 24, 2016 @08:50PM Finland Set To Become First Country To Ban Coal Use For Energy
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:20PM Tesla Runs an Entire Island on Solar Power
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
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
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
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
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
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:38AM Alphabet's Nest Wants to Build a 'Citizen-Fueled' Power Plant
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:01PM Will New Battery Technologies Smash The Old Order?
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 @12:06PM Google Testing AI System To Cool Data Center Energy Bills
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Saturday July 16, 2016 @03:17PM Energy Prices Skyrocket in South Australia
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Monday June 20, 2016 @12:03PM Tesla Model S Floats Well Enough To Act As a Boat, According To Elon Musk
Sunday June 19, 2016 @08:36PM California Researchers Build The World's First 1,000-Processor Chip
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:16PM Pilot Test Of Storing Carbon Dioxide In Rocks Shows Impressive Outcome
Thursday June 02, 2016 @11:05AM Chile Has So Much Solar Energy It's Giving It Away for Free
Monday May 30, 2016 @01:30PM Canada's Energy Superpower Status Threatened As World Shifts Off Fossil Fuel
Monday May 23, 2016 @12:17PM Nevada Startup Stores Energy With Trains
Monday May 23, 2016 @11:41AM Tesla Co-Founder Says Hydrogen Fuel Cells Are a 'Scam'
Saturday May 21, 2016 @07:06PM Google-Backed Solar Plant Catches on Fire
Saturday May 21, 2016 @01:50PM Did A German Nuclear Plant Intentionally Leak Radioactive Waste?
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:37PM Australia Engineers Set New Solar Energy World Record With 34.5% Sunlight To Energy Efficiency
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:56PM Solar Planes Aren't the Green Future Of Air Travel
Friday May 06, 2016 @12:12PM Elon Musk: 'We Need a Revolt Against the Fossil Fuel Industry'
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @10:37AM New Record Set for World's Cheapest Solar, Now Undercutting Coal
Sunday May 01, 2016 @12:02PM Engineers Plan The Most Expensive Object Ever Built
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:11PM Germany Plans $1.4 Billion In Incentives For Electric Cars
Saturday April 30, 2016 @12:18PM Flexible Floating Football-Field Sized Solar Panels
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:26PM Does More Carbon Dioxide Mean Increased Crop Water Productivity?
Sunday April 24, 2016 @11:01PM New Heating Technology Uses Seawater and Carbon Dioxide
Friday April 22, 2016 @03:17PM San Francisco Adopts Law Requiring Solar Panels On All New Buildings
Friday April 22, 2016 @11:51AM Researchers Accidentally Make Batteries That Could Last A Lifetime
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Monday April 18, 2016 @07:30PM Netherlands Looks To Ban All Non-Electric Cars By 2025
Saturday April 16, 2016 @08:59AM Fossil Fuels Could Be Phased Out Worldwide In a Decade, Says Study
Saturday April 09, 2016 @01:50PM High Schoolers Use Homemade Nuclear Fusion Reactor To Dominate Science Fairs
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:40PM Solar Panel Developed That Can Generate Electricity From Rain
Saturday April 09, 2016 @01:04AM Donald Trump's 'Nuclear' Uncle
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:05PM Half of Scotland's Energy Consumption Came From Renewables Last Year
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @09:07AM The World's Largest Renewable Energy Developer Could Go Broke
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:21PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Support Nuclear Energy?
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:03PM India Aims To Become 100% Electric Vehicle Nation By 2030
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:25AM Area Around Chernobyl Plant To Become a Nuclear Dump
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:53PM D.C. Regulators Approve Exelon's $7 Billion Takeover Of Pepco
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @12:30PM China Is On an Epic Solar Power Binge
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:09PM How Space-Based Solar Power Plants Could Be Built By Robots On the Moon
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:30AM Scientists Are Developing the World's Biggest Wind Turbine With 656-Ft. Long Blades
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:28AM US Projected To Lead the World In New Solar Installations This Year
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:41PM Fukushima Cleanup, 5 Years On
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:45PM Cautious Steps Toward Seabed Mining
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:15AM 2015's Electricity Retirements: 80 Percent Coal Plants
Friday March 04, 2016 @03:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:32PM Aging Indian Point Reactor Shut Down By Bird Droppings
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:54PM Scientists Achieve Perfect Efficiency For Water-Splitting Half-Reaction
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:16PM New "Super Battery" Energy Storage Breakthrough Aims At $54 Per KWh
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Thursday February 25, 2016 @09:19PM Damage Report: LA Methane Leak Is One of the Worst Disasters In US History
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40AM Global Wind Power Capacity Tops Nuclear Energy For First Time
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:41PM Camless Internal Combustion and the Digital Age
Friday February 12, 2016 @07:06PM New Metallic Glass Creates Potential For Smart Windows
Thursday February 11, 2016 @08:37PM Boeing Installs World's Largest 'Reversible' Renewable Energy Storage System
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @07:47PM Engineers Devise a Way To Harvest Wind Energy From Trees
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:32PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant To Supply Enough Energy For 1.1 Million People
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:51PM Carbon Dioxide From the Air Converted Into Methanol
Monday February 08, 2016 @05:57PM Sen. Blumenthal Demands Lifting of IT 'Gag' Order
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:56PM Intel Says Chips To Become Slower But More Energy Efficient
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:24PM Wendelstein 7-X Fusion Reactor Produces Its First Flash of Hydrogen Plasma
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:58PM MIT Inches Closer To ARC Reactor Despite Losing Federal Funding
Sunday January 31, 2016 @06:49PM France To Pave 1000km of Road With Solar Panels
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:02PM There's a Wind Turbine On the Horizon With Blades the Size of Trump Tower
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:46AM Why the Calorie Is Broken
Saturday January 23, 2016 @03:31PM Gambling State Says the Solar Gamble Is Over
Sunday January 10, 2016 @02:04PM Why James Hansen Is Wrong About Nuclear Power
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:58AM Last Operating Magnox Nuclear Reactor Closes
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:34AM Should We Fill the Sahara With Solar Panels?
Sunday December 27, 2015 @09:25PM Giant Methane Leak in California Won't Be Capped For Months
Monday December 14, 2015 @02:23AM North Carolina Town Defeats Big Solar's Plan To Suck Up the Sun
Thursday December 10, 2015 @06:48PM Germany Fires Up Bizarre New Fusion Reactor
Thursday December 03, 2015 @05:53PM If Climate Change Is a Problem Then Lunar Helium-3 Fueled Fusion Is the Solution
Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:41AM New Type of 'Flow Battery' Can Store 10 Times the Energy of the Next Best Device
Saturday November 28, 2015 @10:26AM Peter Thiel: We Need a New Atomic Age
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:55PM Russians Build Nuclear-Powered Data Center
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:24AM UK's Coal Plants To Be Phased Out Within 10 Years
Saturday October 31, 2015 @03:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Thursday October 29, 2015 @03:35PM Solar Energy in Space is not Necessarily Easy to Harvest (Video)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:28PM Hurricane-Resistant SURE HOUSE Wins the 2015 Solar Decathalon
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:43AM New Concerns Over Earthquakes In Oklahoma Near Vast Oil-Storage Facility
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:38AM Study Finds Higher Rates of Premature Birth Near Fracking Sites
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @01:21PM Cold Fusion Rears Ugly Head With Claims of Deuterium-Powered Homes
Sunday September 20, 2015 @04:36AM How Wind and Politics Pushed the Price of Texas Electricity Below Zero
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:39AM Slowing Wind Energy Production Suffers From Lack of Wind
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:33PM Citi Report: Slowing Global Warming Could Save Tens of Trillions of Dollars
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:26PM Gaming Computers Offer Huge, Untapped Energy Savings Potential
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:02PM How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:24AM Fusion Progress: Superheated Gas Kept Stable For 5 Milliseconds
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @10:45AM Next Texas Energy Boom: Solar
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM Japan To Restart Nuclear Power Tomorrow After Energy Prices Soar
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:29PM Data Center Standard Proposal Adds WEE To PUE
Thursday July 30, 2015 @11:00AM Britain Shuts Off 750,000 Streetlights With No Impact On Crime Or Crashes
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:08AM Clinton Promises 500 Million New Solar Panels
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:54AM Facebook's New Data Center To Be Powered Entirely By Renewables
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:21AM 1 In 3 Data Center Servers Is a Zombie
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:20PM Transformer Explosion Closes Nuclear Plant Unit North of NYC
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:34AM MIT Report Says Current Tech Enables Future Terawatt-Scale Solar Power Systems
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:18AM Recent Paper Shows Fracking Chemicals In Drinking Water, Industry Attacks It
Sunday May 03, 2015 @08:11PM Tesla's Household Battery: Costs, Prices, and Tradeoffs
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:27AM New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving
Monday April 27, 2015 @10:07AM Audi Creates "Fuel of the Future" Using Just Carbon Dioxide and Water
Saturday April 25, 2015 @07:02AM Tesla To Announce Battery-Based Energy Storage For Homes
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:52AM USGS: Oil and Gas Operations Could Trigger Large Earthquakes
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:31AM Japan Looks To Distributed Control Theory To Manage Energy Market Deregulation
Sunday April 19, 2015 @11:10AM Utilities Battle Homeowners Over Solar Power
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @09:42AM Elon Musk's SolarCity Offering To Build Cities, Businesses Their Own Grids
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:51PM No Fuel In the Fukushima Reactor #1
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @10:57AM Dry-Ice Heat Engines For Martian Colonists
Sunday March 08, 2015 @08:18AM Pakistan Builds Nuclear Reactors In Karachi, Sparking Fears of Disaster