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India Launches Massive Push for Clean Power, Lighting, and Cars

VIENNA, AUSTRIAIndia is in the midst of the “largest energy transformation project in the world” organizers of the Vienna Energy Forum declared, while introducing the keynote speaker, India’s Energy Minister Piyush Goyal on May 11.
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VIENNA, AUSTRIAIndia is in the midst of the “largest energy transformation project in the world” organizers of the Vienna Energy Forum declared, while introducing the keynote speaker, India’s Energy Minister Piyush Goyal on May 11.
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In Brooklyn, you can now sell solar power to your neighbors…

Grist In Brooklyn, you can buy honey collected from an urban bee hive. You can buy lettuce grown atop an old bowling alley. And now, you can purchase free range, gluten-free, fresh, organic solar power right off your neighbor’s roof. Brooklyn startup LO3 …… More

Grist In Brooklyn, you can buy honey collected from an urban bee hive. You can buy lettuce grown atop an old bowling alley. And now, you can purchase free range, gluten-free, fresh, organic solar power right off your neighbor’s roof. Brooklyn startup LO3 …… More

The rise of the Android-powered car – The Verge

Google’s thesis to the automotive industry came packaged in a red glinting Maserati Ghibli.

The luxury sedan, parked outside last year’s Google I/O developer conference, might have looked like just another sports car — a ubiquitous sight in Silicon Valley. But what was inside captured the interest of automakers. And now, some automakers are buying into what they found, despite long-h More

Google’s thesis to the automotive industry came packaged in a red glinting Maserati Ghibli.

The luxury sedan, parked outside last year’s Google I/O developer conference, might have looked like just another sports car — a ubiquitous sight in Silicon Valley. But what was inside captured the interest of automakers. And now, some automakers are buying into what they found, despite long-h More

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Robins solar project will cover hundreds of acres The…

The Telegraph The Georgia Public Service Commission on Tuesday approved a massive solar project north of Robins Air Force Base that will cover hundreds of acres.… More

The Telegraph The Georgia Public Service Commission on Tuesday approved a massive solar project north of Robins Air Force Base that will cover hundreds of acres.… More

Google-blessed Android infotainment system comes to the car | Ars Technica

Google has (finally) formally announced its “Android Automotive ” in-car infotainment system. The company has signed a deal with Audi and Volvo to bring a car-focused version of Android to market, with Google building and licensing the OS for car makers just as it does for phone OEMs. Both Audi and Volvo will build Google’s version of car Android into “their next ge More

Google has (finally) formally announced its “Android Automotive ” in-car infotainment system. The company has signed a deal with Audi and Volvo to bring a car-focused version of Android to market, with Google building and licensing the OS for car makers just as it does for phone OEMs. Both Audi and Volvo will build Google’s version of car Android into “their next ge More

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Elon Musk’s solar tiles have an infinite warranty, low cost

WHETHER he’s reinventing the rocket, revolutionising electric cars, or trying to solve traffic congestion, Elon Musk is relentlessly driving innovation.

Overnight the billionaire entrepreneur and Tesla CEO released the latest details about Solar Roof, the company’s solar energy capturing roof tiles — and it was met with some genuine excitement.

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WHETHER he’s reinventing the rocket, revolutionising electric cars, or trying to solve traffic congestion, Elon Musk is relentlessly driving innovation.

Overnight the billionaire entrepreneur and Tesla CEO released the latest details about Solar Roof, the company’s solar energy capturing roof tiles — and it was met with some genuine excitement.

The tiles are cheaper than expect More

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Tesla taking reservations for solar roofs

PALO ALTO – After a Hollywood reveal, Tesla is ready to bring its solar roofs to Main Street — or perhaps just to some exclusive suburban enclaves.

The Silicon Valley electric car and clean energy company began taking $1,000 reservations Wednesday for its power-generating solar roofs. The company says the tiles will be priced competitively to traditional roofs, when factoring in energy More

PALO ALTO – After a Hollywood reveal, Tesla is ready to bring its solar roofs to Main Street — or perhaps just to some exclusive suburban enclaves.

The Silicon Valley electric car and clean energy company began taking $1,000 reservations Wednesday for its power-generating solar roofs. The company says the tiles will be priced competitively to traditional roofs, when factoring in energy More

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Simple math is why Elon Musk’s companies keep doing what…

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Quartz Physicist Richard Feynman returned over and over to an idea that drove his groundbreaking discoveries. His approach was documented by his Caltech …… More

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Quartz Physicist Richard Feynman returned over and over to an idea that drove his groundbreaking discoveries. His approach was documented by his Caltech …… More

Citigroup analyst lists Tesla, Netflix and Disney among potential high-profile takeover targets for Apple’s $250 billion cash reserve – Silicon Valley Business Journal

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Most Referenced Elon Musk: The future we’re building — and…

Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED’s Head Curator, Chris Anderson.

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Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED’s Head Curator, Chris Anderson.

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SpaceX to start sending internet satellites into space in 2019

SpaceX will begin to launch internet satellites into orbit in 2019.
It is part of its plan to put 4,425 satellites into space.
SpaceX will launch a prototype satellite before the end of this year.
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SpaceX will begin to launch internet satellites into orbit in 2019.
It is part of its plan to put 4,425 satellites into space.
SpaceX will launch a prototype satellite before the end of this year.
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Major automakers want California to revise Volkswagen charging station strategy

Significant automakers and other groups are opposing the way Volkswagen wants to spend $2 billion on electric automobile facilities and jobs, as part of the German automaker’s atonement for diesel emissions scandal
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Significant automakers and other groups are opposing the way Volkswagen wants to spend $2 billion on electric automobile facilities and jobs, as part of the German automaker’s atonement for diesel emissions scandal
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Apple’s Wireless Charging Could Use Your Wi-Fi Router in a New Way

The rumor that Apple is getting into the wireless charging business for iPhones has taken an interesting twist. A patent filing dated October 2015 shows that Cupertino is looking into sending precious electricity to our iOS devices using Wi-Fi routers—or some kind of wireless transmitter.

It looks like a promising way to wirelessly charge your iPhone. It could also curb the number More

The rumor that Apple is getting into the wireless charging business for iPhones has taken an interesting twist. A patent filing dated October 2015 shows that Cupertino is looking into sending precious electricity to our iOS devices using Wi-Fi routers—or some kind of wireless transmitter.

It looks like a promising way to wirelessly charge your iPhone. It could also curb the number More

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Chinese Scientists Plan Submarine Vacuum Rail Twice As Fast As Hyperloop – China Money Network

Several Chinese scientists have proposed a submarine vacuum rail project that runs at a theoretical speed of 2,000 kilometers per hour, twice as fast as the Hyperloop concept initiated by Elon Musk.

The plan is largely on paper at the moment, and has not been formally accepted by government agencies as an official scientific project. The underwater railway is a vacuum tunnel floating in wa More

Several Chinese scientists have proposed a submarine vacuum rail project that runs at a theoretical speed of 2,000 kilometers per hour, twice as fast as the Hyperloop concept initiated by Elon Musk.

The plan is largely on paper at the moment, and has not been formally accepted by government agencies as an official scientific project. The underwater railway is a vacuum tunnel floating in wa More

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Tesla owner taps into Google Home to control their Model S using voice commands

An enterprising Tesla owner and developer dived into Google Home’s smart home API to build an app that allows for voice control of a Model S and Model X.

Matt Dyson took his desire for a voice-controlled Smart Home to the next level with the addition of ‘Tesla Voice ‘. His integration of the unofficial Tesla API with Google Home hints at a future where we can literally More

An enterprising Tesla owner and developer dived into Google Home’s smart home API to build an app that allows for voice control of a Model S and Model X.

Matt Dyson took his desire for a voice-controlled Smart Home to the next level with the addition of ‘Tesla Voice ‘. His integration of the unofficial Tesla API with Google Home hints at a future where we can literally More

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Elon Musk: 100 Tesla Gigafactories Could Power the Entire World

The Tesla Gigafactory produces lithium ion batteries, supporting the Tesla vehicles and providing low-cost batteries using alternative energy sources. And, in a recent video, CEO and founder Elon Musk was actually quoted as saying:

“We actually did the calculations to figure out what it would take to transition the whole world to sustainable energy. You’d need 100 Gigafactories.”
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The Tesla Gigafactory produces lithium ion batteries, supporting the Tesla vehicles and providing low-cost batteries using alternative energy sources. And, in a recent video, CEO and founder Elon Musk was actually quoted as saying:

“We actually did the calculations to figure out what it would take to transition the whole world to sustainable energy. You’d need 100 Gigafactories.”
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SpaceX Rocket Could Be 100-Percent Reusable by 2018, Elon Musk Says

SpaceX could begin launching completely reusable Falcon 9 rockets by the end of next year, company founder and CEO Elon Musk said.

On March 30, a Falcon 9 with a “flight-proven” first stage launched the SES-10 communications satellite to orbit, marking a big milestone for SpaceX, which has prioritized the development of reusable rockets as a way to slash the cost of spac More

SpaceX could begin launching completely reusable Falcon 9 rockets by the end of next year, company founder and CEO Elon Musk said.

On March 30, a Falcon 9 with a “flight-proven” first stage launched the SES-10 communications satellite to orbit, marking a big milestone for SpaceX, which has prioritized the development of reusable rockets as a way to slash the cost of spac More

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India’s solar power capacity crosses 12 GW – The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: India added 5,525 MW solar power generation capacity last fiscal, taking the total from this clean source to 12,288 MW.

The country has abundant solar power potential which has been estimated to be 748 GW, New & Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal stated in a written reply to Rajya Sabha today.

It had achieved total cumulative solar power generation capacity of More

NEW DELHI: India added 5,525 MW solar power generation capacity last fiscal, taking the total from this clean source to 12,288 MW.

The country has abundant solar power potential which has been estimated to be 748 GW, New & Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal stated in a written reply to Rajya Sabha today.

It had achieved total cumulative solar power generation capacity of More

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Tesla Plans To Build Entire City, Possibly Hundreds Of…

CleanTechnica Elon Musk can’t stop. Tesla can’t stop. The cleantech revolution can’t stop. As if electric robotaxis, solar roofs, insane battery price reductions and gigafactories, …… More

CleanTechnica Elon Musk can’t stop. Tesla can’t stop. The cleantech revolution can’t stop. As if electric robotaxis, solar roofs, insane battery price reductions and gigafactories, …… More

Welcome to Understand Solar – Understand Solar

Solar power doesn’t have to be complicated.

That’s why we created this website – to make solar easy, straightforward, and to give you the best options available.

So, you’re interested in solar power?

And why wouldn’t you be: residential solar is big, it’s now coming online as cost competitive with other sources of electricity, and your solar panel savings More

Solar power doesn’t have to be complicated.

That’s why we created this website – to make solar easy, straightforward, and to give you the best options available.

So, you’re interested in solar power?

And why wouldn’t you be: residential solar is big, it’s now coming online as cost competitive with other sources of electricity, and your solar panel savings More

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Consumer Reports names Tesla the top American car brand

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China announces it now produces more solar power than anyone – BGR

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Car Cracking

With Cars becoming more like smartphones nowadays, we thought we’d take a look at the growing concern of Car hacking, a phenomenon that’s sending chill up motorists’ and manufacturers’ spines across the globe, more efficiently than any air-conditioning unit could.
However, perhaps even more importantly, well tell you what the world’s governing agencies are doing More

With Cars becoming more like smartphones nowadays, we thought we’d take a look at the growing concern of Car hacking, a phenomenon that’s sending chill up motorists’ and manufacturers’ spines across the globe, more efficiently than any air-conditioning unit could.
However, perhaps even more importantly, well tell you what the world’s governing agencies are doing More

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Elon Musk might start a literal “boring company” to tunnel under traffic

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TechCrunch Multi-CEO and future builder Elon Musk may have been so frustrated by sitting in traffic that he’s going to start yet another company – a boring one…… More

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TechCrunch Multi-CEO and future builder Elon Musk may have been so frustrated by sitting in traffic that he’s going to start yet another company – a boring one…… More

Amazon Conducts First Commercial Drone Delivery

Wall Street Journal Amazon.com Inc. said Wednesday it made its first customer delivery by drone, putting the online retailer in the lead to use drones as a new delivery method.… More

Wall Street Journal Amazon.com Inc. said Wednesday it made its first customer delivery by drone, putting the online retailer in the lead to use drones as a new delivery method.… More

Uber in Artificial-Intelligence Drive After Buying Startup – WSJ

Wall Street Journal Uber is creating a new division to develop artificial intelligence technology, after agreeing to acquire Geometric Intelligence, a New York-based artificial …… More

Wall Street Journal Uber is creating a new division to develop artificial intelligence technology, after agreeing to acquire Geometric Intelligence, a New York-based artificial …… More

Elon Musk tops Bezos and Zuckerberg as most admired tech leader

Teslarati In a recent poll of 700 tech company founders conducted by First Round Capital, 23% of respondents named Elon Musk as the the person they admire the most followed by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos (10%) and Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg (6%).… More

Teslarati In a recent poll of 700 tech company founders conducted by First Round Capital, 23% of respondents named Elon Musk as the the person they admire the most followed by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos (10%) and Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg (6%).… More

Elon Musk Says Tesla’s Solar Roof Will Cost Less Than Regular Roofs

Stouffville Free Press Tesla’s solar roofs are expected to hit the market next year and its solar cells will be produced at SolarCity’s Gigafactory in Buffalo, NY.… More

Stouffville Free Press Tesla’s solar roofs are expected to hit the market next year and its solar cells will be produced at SolarCity’s Gigafactory in Buffalo, NY.… More

SpaceX seeks FCC approval to deliver ultra fast internet from space

SpaceX has filed a request with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to launch up to 4,425 geosynchronous satellites into orbit with the goal of bringing low cost internet service to the entire world.

How many satellites is that, exactly? Let’s put it this way. If the entire plan was implemented, it would triple the total number of satellites orbiting the earth today. According to More

SpaceX has filed a request with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to launch up to 4,425 geosynchronous satellites into orbit with the goal of bringing low cost internet service to the entire world.

How many satellites is that, exactly? Let’s put it this way. If the entire plan was implemented, it would triple the total number of satellites orbiting the earth today. According to More

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IDTechEx Show! USA 2016 Award Winners | Energy Harvesting …

Energy Harvesting Journal The winners of the IDTechEx Awards were announced yesterday evening (16 November), at the end of the opening day of the IDTechEx Show!… More

Energy Harvesting Journal The winners of the IDTechEx Awards were announced yesterday evening (16 November), at the end of the opening day of the IDTechEx Show!… More