Energy Bills To Rise More Than Predicted, Says UK Energy Regulator Ofgem Boss

An anonymous reader shares a report: Domestic energy bills will rise faster this winter than previously forecast by the energy regulator Ofgem, its chief executive has admitted to MPs. Jonathan Brearley said in late May that a typical household would.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJul 13th, 2022

Cosmic ray counts hidden in spacecraft data highlight influence of solar cycle at Mars and Venus

Measurements by ESA's long-serving twin missions, Mars Express and Venus Express, have captured the dance between the intensity of high-energy cosmic rays and the influence of the sun's activity across our inner solar system......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 29 min. ago

Glassy discovery offers computational windfall to researchers across disciplines

John Crocker had expected to see a flat line—a familiar horizontal track with some slight peaks and valleys—but the plot of energy in front of him dove sharply downward......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Researchers discover a master regulator of plant immunity

The demonstration that a regulatory protein linked to stress responses in plants also serves as a master switch for anti-pathogen immunity could help breeders develop more pest-resistant and climate-resilient crops......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

The clean energy company turning city blocks greener

BlocPower, a Brooklyn-based clean energy company, is bringing eco-friendly, all-electric heating and cooling systems to older buildings in lower income communities, with the goal of reducing carbon footprints and energy bills......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News17 hr. 29 min. ago

A new, unique covalent organic framework for use in drug delivery and clean energy

In our quest for clean energy and sustainable health solutions, advanced materials with unique, customizable properties play a crucial role. Among them, a new generation of porous solids known as three dimensional (3D) covalent organic frameworks (CO.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 29 min. ago

Ritdisplay focuses on battery business for future business growth

PMOLED (passive matrix OLED) panel maker Ritdisplay has stepped into battery business by establishing subsidiary battery maker Ritwin and investing in Welltech Energy, and expects the battery business to mainly drive business growth in the future, ac.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

Taiwan power components makers to strengthen support for Tesla in 2023

Taiwan power component makers are expected to see increasing shipments for EV, industrial control and green energy applications in 2023, and particularly will play a more important role in the Tesla supply chain, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

GM, LGES to increase battery production in the US; Volkswagen explores Canadian cell site

The EV battery production ramp-up in North America continues: General Motors and LG Energy Solution announced that they will raise cell production by 40% at a joint plant in Tennessee, USA. In addition, Volkswagen Group has partnered with Canada, sea.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

54% of projects extracting clean energy minerals overlap with Indigenous lands, research reveals

Vast quantities of minerals are needed to accelerate the transition to a clean energy future. Minerals and metals are essential for wind turbines, solar panels, and batteries for electric vehicles. But Indigenous peoples have raised concerns about mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Zapped, infrared-heated lentils are more nutritious and "greener" to process

By combining heat from microwaves and infrared energy, University of Saskatchewan (USask) researchers have uncovered a new, more energy efficient way to process lentils, making them more nutritious and digestible. The findings may result in more valu.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Broken symmetries provide opportunities for thermal emission management

Radiative heat transfer is a ubiquitous physical process in our universe. Any object with a temperature above absolute zero exchanges thermal energy with the environment. In physics, thermal emission originates from electromagnetic radiation induced.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Monster Hunter Rise won’t support cross-progression between PS4 and PS5

Monster Hunter Rise players who start on PS4 will be unable to continue their progress on PS5 later on and will have to start over......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Nvidia and AMD GPU prices could skyrocket again in 2023. Here’s why

Nvidia and AMD GPUs already strain people's budget, but prices could get worse if the U.S. doesn't extend tariff exclusions. Here's how much costs could rise......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

US-European differences on climate law persist

President Joe Biden on Thursday tried to allay concerns raised by French President Emmanuel Macron about a clean energy law that benefits electric vehicles and other products made in North America. But the U.S. and Europe remain divided over the land.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Taiwan, Japan include hydrogen energy in net zero carbon emission in 2050, say CHEM and Mitsubishi Taiwan

While Taiwan and Japan aim to attain net zero carbon emission in 2050, Taiwan aims to have hydrogen energy take up 12% of total energy generation in 2050 and the corresponding percentage for Japan is 13%, according to Chung-Hsin Electric & Machinery.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

How Silicon Valley looks at the Taiwan miracle (7): Businesses have no faith in the government"s energy policy

Larry Diamond, the co-moderator of a symposium that I took part in at Stanford University's Hoover Research Center, is known for his research on democracy in emerging countries. Once dubbed "Mr Democracy" by Time, Diamond criticized Taiwan for making.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

O-RAN demand is growing, says Ufi Space chairman

As many telecom carriers have adopted O-RAN (open radio access network) architecture, global demand for O-RAN equipment is on the rise, according to Vincent Ho, chairman and CEO of 5G open networking solution provider Ufi Space......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Monster Hunter Rise is coming to PlayStation and Xbox, minus cross-platform saves

Monster Hunter Rise is finally coming to Xbox and PlayStation. However, cross-save between different platforms won't be supported......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Changing the color of quantum light on an integrated chip

Optical photons are ideal carriers of quantum information. But to work together in a quantum computer or network, they need to have the same color—or frequency—and bandwidth. Changing a photon's frequency requires altering its energy, which is pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 1st, 2022

As temperatures rise, low marsh emits more carbon gas than high marsh

Salt marshes are a well-known carbon sink and can aid in carbon sequestration efforts. But they are also dynamic ecosystems that change with the seasons and tides......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 1st, 2022