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India has added more energy capacity from renewable sources than from coal last year

Posted in Business on 3rd May, 2018 01:48 PM
by Alex Muller
For the first time ever, India has added more production capacity from renewable energy in a year than from conventional sources like coal.
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+9

Universal basic income: U.S. support grows as Finland ends its trial

Posted in Business on 3rd May, 2018 01:36 PM
by Alex Muller
Forty-eight percent of Americans now support a universal basic income.
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U.S. moves up to second most attractive renewables market after China

Posted in Business on 2nd May, 2018 11:29 AM
by Alex Muller
In an annual ranking of the top 40 renewable energy markets worldwide, China was the top country for the third year running.
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Apple is reportedly building an insane ’16K’ VR headset

Posted in Business on 29th Apr, 2018 07:56 AM
by Alex Muller
Apple may be looking to compete with Google, Microsoft and Facebook in the virtual reality space.
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First Solar to build the biggest solar factory in the Western Hemisphere, in Ohio

Posted in Business on 29th Apr, 2018 07:50 AM
by Alex Muller
The 1.2 GW factory will employ 500 workers. The new facility is expected to First Solar’s total capacity to 7.6 GW by the end of 2020.
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US economy growing faster than expected and in April is past $20 trillion GDP

Posted in Business on 29th Apr, 2018 07:48 AM
by Alex Muller
Between 2018 and 2028, actual and potential real output alike are projected to expand at an average annual rate of 1.9 percent.
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United Kingdom Plans $1.3 Billion Artificial Intelligence Push

Posted in Business on 28th Apr, 2018 04:28 AM
by Alex Muller
The United Kingdom is planning a big investment in artificial intelligence technologies in a deal worth nearly £1 billion, or about $1.3 billion.
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World's Richest man cannot beat SpaceX

Posted in Business on 27th Apr, 2018 05:11 AM
by Alex Muller
By the end of 2020, SpaceX should have 100 more commercial launches and by 2023 will have 200+ commercial launches and should be flying the SpaceX BFR.
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Wind, solar deliver stunning 98 percent of new U.S. power capacity in January, February

Posted in Business on 25th Apr, 2018 01:10 AM
by Alex Muller
The stunning and ongoing price drops in solar and wind have shifted the economics of new generation away from fossil fuels.
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Robot automation leaders Foxconn and Tesla face delays

Posted in Business on 25th Apr, 2018 01:05 AM
by Alex Muller
Foxconn and Tesla have been targeting extreme automation plans. Both have had to cut back plans for full automation to replace people by many years.
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Climate change: Michael Bloomberg pledges $4.5m for Paris deal

Posted in Business on 23rd Apr, 2018 11:22 PM
by Alex Muller
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will pay $4.5m to cover some of the lapsed US commitment to the Paris climate accord.
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NASA’s proposed multi-billion orbiting moonbase used to justify $50 billion Space Launch System

Posted in Business on 22nd Apr, 2018 11:49 PM
by Alex Muller
As part of the fiscal year 2019 budget proposal, NASA is planning to build the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway in the 2020s.
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Sunshine State Is Set to Get More Solar After Florida Ruling

Posted in Business on 22nd Apr, 2018 11:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Florida is removing what solar installer Sunrun Inc. has seen as a roadblock to consumer panel leasing.
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Clean Energy is Happening, With or Without the Trump Administration

Posted in Business on 18th Apr, 2018 11:02 PM
by Alex Muller
Utilities, corporations, cities, and states are taking the reins of the US transition to clean energy.
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+29

SpaceX will build its BFR Mars rocket in California

Posted in Business on 17th Apr, 2018 11:00 PM
by Alex Muller
'This vehicle holds the promise of taking humanity deeper into the cosmos'
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Why China will win the global race for complete AI dominance

Posted in Business on 17th Apr, 2018 01:17 AM
by Alex Muller
China will be the world's dominant player in artificial intelligence by 2030. This isn’t a prediction by a researcher or academic, it’s government policy from Beijing.
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