Posts tagged: technology

Washington state just lopped up to $2,500 off the cost of solar panels. Here’s how.

By Heather Smith   All new technology, no matter how innovative, arrives in a world of pre-existing laws and regulations. But not all technology catches the same breaks. A company like Lyft or Uber can do its thing right out there in the open for a surprisingly long time, despite being — essentially — appified […]

How UPS can Increase the Efficiency of Data Centers?

Guest Post by Dani Kate   There is a common belief that improving the efficiency of a data center UPS system installation can lead to a rise in its running costs. With today’s cutting-edge UPS technologies, however, this does not have to be the case. And one of the best ways to boost data center […]

IKEA Gets Unsubsidized Rooftop Solar Power Plant In Italy

IKEA Gets Unsubsidized Rooftop Solar Power Plant In Italy (via Clean Technica) When it comes to clean energy, I don’t think there’s a non-cleantech company that deserves more love than IKEA. IKEA is the clear leader in renewable energy by many relative terms (installed renewable energy per acre of rooftop, per $1 of revenue… Tweet

UK project to demonstrate fertilizer production using renewable energy

The UK’s Technology Strategy Board is funding a consortium that includes the Waitrose supermarket chain and ITM Power, to demonstrate de-carbonisation of fertiliser production, which is responsible for a significant proportion of global greenhouse gas emissions. Energy storage and clean fuel specialist ITM Power is leading the consortium, which – subject to final contract – […]

Plug-In Solar Panel Kit That Is Truly DIY

Plug-In Solar Panel Kit That Is Truly DIY (via Clean Technica) DIY: Three letters that have the power to send either titillations of excitement or bolts of pure terror down your spine. Myself, I fall into the second group. To me, “Do-It-Yourself” sounds more like a threat than an exciting proposition. DIY solar… Tweet