Let there be (connected) light
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Let there be (connected) light

Long gone are the days when light bulbs simply shine in the darkness. Pacific Northwest…

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Hurricane Irma cut power to nearly two-thirds of Florida’s electricity customers
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Hurricane Irma cut power to nearly two-thirds of Florida’s electricity customers

Hurricane Irma struck Florida on September 10, 2017, and knocked out power to 6.7 million…

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‘Smart meters need a rapid rethink’ say researchers
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‘Smart meters need a rapid rethink’ say researchers

Researchers from the University of Bath have highlighted the limitations of the current £11 billion…

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Step towards better ‘beyond lithium’ batteries
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Step towards better ‘beyond lithium’ batteries

A step towards new “beyond lithium” rechargeable batteries with superior performance has been made by…

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Copper Catalyst Yields High Efficiency CO2-to-Fuels Conversion
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Copper Catalyst Yields High Efficiency CO2-to-Fuels Conversion

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have developed a…

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Beyond China and India, energy consumption in non-OECD Asia continues to grow
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Beyond China and India, energy consumption in non-OECD Asia continues to grow

Based on projections in EIA’s International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017), much of the future growth in world…

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Developing roads that can generate power from passing traffic
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Developing roads that can generate power from passing traffic

Researchers are looking at advanced materials for roads and pavements that could generate electricity from…

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‘Smart meters need a rapid rethink’ says Bath researchers
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‘Smart meters need a rapid rethink’ says Bath researchers

Researchers from the University of Bath have highlighted the limitations of the current £11 billion…

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Solar-to-Fuel System Recycles CO2 to Make Ethanol and Ethylene
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Solar-to-Fuel System Recycles CO2 to Make Ethanol and Ethylene

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have harnessed the…

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Used toilet paper can be used again – scientists are thinking about ways to burn it to create electricity
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