Daily Archives: July 14, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Energy to acquire Texas grid company, Oncor

By Michelle Froese Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., announced that it has executed a definitive merger agreement with Energy Future Holdings Corp. (EFH). Berkshire Hathaway Energy will acquire reorganized EFH, which will ultimately result in the acquisition of Oncor, an energy delivery company serving approximately 10 million Texans. One…

Roborace Makes U.S. Debut in New York City

By Editorial Staff Roborace, the global championship of intelligence and technology, is hosting a special showcase of Robocar, the world’s first driverless electric racing car, in Times Square in New York City today. The exhibition, located on Broadway between 45th and 46th Streets, kicks off Roborace’s weekend at the inaugural FIA Formula E Qualcomm NYC…

Turbine decision comes as surprise in Falmouth #MA

By National Wind Watch The decision not to challenge a court ruling effectively leaving Falmouth’s twin wind turbines inoperable shocked supporters and critics alike. “It’s just such a tremendous relief to me and it’s still taken these past couple of days to sink in,” said Barry A. Funfar, a plaintiff in the case that ultimately…

House Defeats Anti-Climate Amendment With Republican Help

By Steve Hanley 43 Republicans broke ranks with their party to vote against an amendment that would prevent the US military from studying how climate change will impact its ability to protect American interests. House Defeats Anti-Climate Amendment With Republican Help was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other…

From the Editor: Digital Everything

How many times do you hear about the future of energy, the next generation of power applications or the future utility business model? Like me, you’re probably getting a little tired of it. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Solar Tech News – RenewableEnergyWorld.com

Jaguar E-Pace Sets Guinness World Record During Barrel Roll

By Jon LeSage Jaguar just launched the E-Pace compact SUV with a Guinness World Record-winning barrel roll. Stunt driver Terry Grant can be viewed on a Jaguar video shooting the E-Pace through a twisting barrel roll for a 15.3 meter- (50.19 foot) long leap. During an international launch event in London yesterday, the driver took…

Climate Change Will Bring “Devastating Consequences” To Asia Pacific

By Joshua S Hill Unmitigated climate change as predicted for a world where we do not keep warming below 1.5°C to 2°C will bring “devastating consequences” to the Asia Pacific region, hamper future growth, reverse development gains, and degrade quality of life for millions Climate Change Will Bring “Devastating Consequences” To Asia Pacific was originally…

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