Google Buying Subsidy-Free Solar Power In Denmark

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 20:36:21 +0000

As I’ve been writing recently, solar power prices just keep on dropping. How much? Well, enough that it makes financial sense for Google to buy subsidy-free solar power in extremely northerly (i.e., grey) Denmark

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10 Robotaxi Services — Existing & Planned

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 05:04:32 +0000

I cover self-driving vehicles and robotaxis quite frequently as part of this job. In fact, I think we were using the term “robotaxi” before I saw it used by any other media outlet, and certainly before it had become an industry norm

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Covid-19 May Speed Up Low-Carbon Shift, Google Says

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 00:50:09 +0000

In a Q& A with BloombergNEF, Google’s Jeff Hamel, Director of Industry Partnerships at Google, shared his thoughts on how the coronavirus may speed up the low-carbon shift

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Google warns Australians could lose free search services

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 10:49:48 +0000

CANBERRA: Google warned on Monday that the Australian government’s plans to make digital giants pay for news content threatens users’ free services in Australia and could hand users’ data to media organizations. The US-based company’s warning, contained in what it called an “Open letter to Australians,” comes a week before public consultations close on Australian draft […]

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Wind Is King: A Visit To The Gigantic Danish Wind Turbine Test Site At Østerild

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2020 19:49:17 +0000

One windy day, I decided to go see the Østerild wind turbine test site, where the largest wind turbine prototypes from Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, MHI Vestas, Envision, and Haliade are being tested before primetime

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Waymo Has Partnerships With Fiat Chrysler, Jaguar, Nissan, Renault, Volvo, & Magna

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:25:20 +0000

There are a few names that routinely come up when it comes to self-driving vehicles and driver-assist suites — Waymo, Tesla, Mobileye/Intel, and Nvidia pop to mind for me

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Waymo Has Partnerships With Fiat Chrysler, Volvo, Jaguar, Magna, & Maybe Honda

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:25:20 +0000

There are a few names that routinely come up when it comes to self-driving vehicles and driver-assist suites — Waymo, Tesla, Mobileye/Intel, and Nvidia pop to mind for me

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