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Guelph, Canada (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world's largest solar power companies, reports it has reached commercial operation..
3 hours ago • Solar Daily
Houston TX (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Researchers from the University of Houston have reported a new device that can both efficiently capture solar energy and..
3 hours ago • Solar Daily
Washington (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

A US investigation into the death of a pedestrian struck by a self-driving Uber car faulted driver inattention along..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily

Washington (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

US officials said Wednesday they have agreed to grant licenses to "several" firms to provide components to Chinese tech..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Toronto, Canada (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Researchers from U of T Engineering and Caltech have designed a new and improved system for efficiently converting..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Hong Kong (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

Dr Tony Shien-Ping Feng of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) and his team..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Tokyo, Japan (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Light is versatile in nature. In other words, it shows different characteristics when traveling through different..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Upton NY (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Scientists have developed a new approach for making metal-metal composites and porous metals with a 3-D interconnected..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Playa Vista CA (SPX) Nov 14, 2019

The trust between humans and autonomous machines is a top priority for Army researchers - as machines become..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Arlington VA (SPX) Nov 20, 2019

FLIR Systems, Inc. reports that the FLIR StormCaster family of Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) payloads for its SkyRanger..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Oak Ridge TN (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

A scientific team from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Vanderbilt University has made the..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Oberpfaffenhofen , Germany (DLR) Nov 21, 2019

In a collaboration between the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR)..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Potsdam, Germany (SPX) Nov 20, 2019

Electricity supply is one of the biggest CO2 emitters globally. To keep global warming well below 2 C, several..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Paris (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

Airlines have taken steps to reduce their carbon footprints under the gaze of public opinion, but the pressure of the bottom..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Beijing (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

China plans to add new coal power plants equivalent to all of the EU's current generating capacity, putting the world's..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Heidelberg, Germany (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Gamma-ray bursts, extremely energetic flashes following cosmological cataclysms, emit very-high-energy..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Spotswood, Australia (SPX) Nov 18, 2019

The direction in which a galaxy spins depends on its mass, researchers have found. A team of astrophysicists..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Greenbelt MD (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

A pair of distant explosions discovered by NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Tokyo, Japan (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Gamma-ray bursts are the most energetic phenomenon known to humankind. Although short-lived, they outshine stars and..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington (UPI) Nov 18, 2019

Several observatories, both on Earth's surface and in space, are dedicated to solving the mysteries of the sun's heating..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Boston MA (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

Astronomers have confirmed the first example of a galaxy cluster where large numbers of stars are being born at its core...
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Nashville TN (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

Shrouded in mystery since their discovery, the phenomenon of black holes continues to be one of the most mind-boggling..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Ames IA (SPX) Nov 20, 2019

NASA's planet-hunting TESS Mission keeps giving astronomers new realities to examine and explain. Case in point:..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Paris (ESA) Nov 21, 2019

The first spacewalk to service the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) could not have gone better. Lead spacewalker ESA..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington DC (Sputnik) Nov 20, 2019

NASA's Inspector General (IG) predicts that the US will have to spend $90 million per seat for flights on the..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Houston TX (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

The 19th SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services (CRS-19) contract mission for NASA carries a variety of cutting-edge..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Greenbelt MD (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

Could the same computer algorithms that teach autonomous cars to drive safely help identify nearby asteroids or..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
New Delhi (Sputnik) Nov 20, 2019

A third-generation Earth-imaging satellite Cartosat-3 and 13 commercial nanosatellites from the US will be launched..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington DC (SPX) Nov 18, 2019

In an effort to reverse the decline in the health of the world's oceans, the United Nations (UN) has declared 2021 to..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Wellington (AFP) Nov 18, 2019

A leading Pacific journalist who has been barred from returning home to Vanuatu from Australia on Monday blamed his..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Gaborone, Botswana (AFP) Nov 18, 2019

Botswana's president announced on Monday the government will by December start issuing trophy hunting licences..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Tokyo, Japan (SPX) Nov 18, 2019

Two pathways diverged in a chemical synthesis, and one molecule took them both. Chemists at the University of Tokyo..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Pekanbaru, Indonesia (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

A Sumatran elephant was found decapitated with its tusks ripped off in an apparent poaching of the critically..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Grenoble, France (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

Lynred, a global leader in designing and manufacturing high-quality infrared technologies for aerospace, defense..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Paris (ESA) Nov 18, 2019

Media representatives and mission partners gathered Friday in Germany to see a new satellite, which will take the lead in..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Topeka KS (SPX) Nov 14, 2019

The Kansas Department of Transportation's (KDOT) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program (IPP) has..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Moscow (Sputnik) Nov 19, 2019

The patented method works by collecting information on the status of rocket parts with the help of the Zigbee-based..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Pasadena CA (JPL) Nov 20, 2019

Getting stuck on a muddy road is a hassle for anyone, but for the U.S. Army it could be far more serious - a matter of..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Newport OR (SPX) Nov 21, 2019

At a time when ocean noise is receiving increased global attention, researchers at Oregon State University and NOAA have..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Hong Kong (AFP) Nov 20, 2019

A former employee of Britain's consulate in Hong Kong said Wednesday that Chinese secret police tortured and interrogated..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
London (AFP) Nov 19, 2019

British no-frills airline EasyJet on Tuesday began offsetting carbon emissions amid global concerns over climate change -..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Houston TX (SPX) Nov 19, 2019

Artificial lighting at night affects the behavior of urban wildlife, according to a recent study published in Nature..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Greenbelt MD (SPX) Nov 20, 2019

An international team has found sugars essential to life in meteorites. The new discovery adds to the growing list of..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
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