Radiative Cooling And Carbon Capture: New Technologies For An Overheated World

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 21:55:51 +0000

SkyCool radiational cooling panelsSome of you may have been absent the day your high school science teacher gave a lesson on how ancient people living in hot climates made ice without refrigeration. According to the Washington Post, at sunset they would pour water into shallow earthen pits or ceramic trays that were insulated with reeds. All through the [&hellip

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Tesla’s Long Game Reminiscent Of Other Successful Tech Giants

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:10:36 +0000

By now, most of you are probably familiar with the prevailing narrative about Tesla’s Battery Day: the punditocracy was expecting instant gratification, and they didn’t get it (in more ways than one). An uncharacteristically cautious Elon Musk talked about a three-year timeline and, in a world in which the definition of “the long term” seems to have shrunk to one year, 2023 is seen as the far future

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Climate Intelligence Is Business Intelligence

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 21:36:36 +0000

Business Intelligence and Decision Support Services — a $30 billion-plus combination of software and service industries — has enabled dramatic advances in corporate performance. It empowers insight and intelligence-driven strategies and institutional decision-making and offers some of the most powerful tools at our disposal to turn down the global climate change thermostat

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Something’s Up With Solar Panels, Hydropower, & Energy Storage, Too

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 15:52:16 +0000

Floating solar panels can piggyback on other infrastructure to provide for clean kilowatts with low impact, and perhaps some benefits, too

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