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Drones, robots…and Mercedes?

With the unveiling of its Vision Van at its Van Innovation Campus in Stuttgart, Germany, Mercedes has showcased how robots and drones could soon be used more effectively for delivery tasks. Van hire and leasing […]

Energy, Research, Technology

AD industry welcomes Industrial Strategy White Paper

Paper promises sustainable agriculture to help improve food production Government pledges new Bioeconomy Strategy in support for circular economy AD can play key role in enhancing UK’s industrial capability but concrete support needed The UK […]

Electricity, Energy, Technology

The challenges driving microgrids into the mainstream

John Murray, Principal Analyst at Delta Energy & Environment, Microgrids are on the way – and their wide-ranging benefits are becoming more compelling. John Murray, Principal Analyst at Delta Energy & Environment, looks at the […]

Energy, Europe, Gas, Technology

Black & Veatch: LNG Technology, Infrastructure Requirements Push Collaborative Natural Gas Solutions

Strategic Directions Report highlights global trends driving gas sector opportunities OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (8 November 2017) – Sustained low natural gas prices and evolving global supply dynamics are pushing natural gas industry players to innovate and […]

Energy, Technology, Travel

“Doctor Diesel” delivers more accurate prognosis for shipping

  New software takes better data from engines to drive fuel savings and lower emissions   Diesel engines could benefit from increased fuel efficiency, following the development of a new algorithm by Icon Research and […]

Energy, Technology

Leclanché receives order for a 15 MWh battery storage project from swb in Germany

YVERDON LES BAINS, Switzerland, 6 November 2017: Leclanché SA (SIX: LECN), one of the world’s leading energy storage solution companies, announced today that it has received an order for a 15 MWh battery storage project from […]

Energy, Europe, European Union, Gadgets, Innovation, Motoring, Technology

How less heavy vehicles can help cut CO2 emissions

The average mass of passenger cars in the European Union has increased by around 40% over the past four decades. Additional vehicle mass consumes more energy and results in higher CO2 emissions. A reduction in vehicle […]

Business, Electricity, Energy, Innovation, Research, Technology

Re)designing resistors with Computational Fluid Dynamics

  The design of the much loved Mini Cooper dates back to the 1950s and has elegantly withstood the test of time to become the British icon it is today. If you asked Mini Cooper […]

Energy, Europe, European power markets, Gadgets, Innovation, Technology

Centrica completes installation of battery storage scheme for Gateshead Council

Centrica’s Distributed Energy and Power business has today (Monday) announced the installation of one of the country’s largest commercial battery storage schemes for Gateshead Council.The battery project has been designed to store or release energy […]

Research, Safety and Environment, Science, Technology

First responders use Edgybees’ AR drone technology in Hurricane Harvey Disaster relief effort

LONDON, 15th September 2017 – Edgybees, an augmented reality technology company headquartered in Israel, has been providing augmented reality (AR) software for drones being used by first responders in the  Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Drones […]