Amazon Announces Three New Renewable Energy Projects in the US and Spain to Support Amazon’s Pledge to Reach 80% Renewable Energy by 2024 and 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

13 Dec

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has announced three new renewable energy projects in the US and Spain that support Amazon’s commitment to The Climate Pledge and reaching 80% renewable energy by 2024 and 100% renewable energy target by 2030 on its path to net zero carbon by 2040. Continue reading 

Rolls-Royce Launches Pilot Project in Stationary Fuel Cells With Support of Lab1886

13 Dec

Rolls-Royce and Lab1886, an innovation lab within the Mercedes-Benz group, have taken the first step in cooperation on the use of vehicle fuel cells for stationary power generation. A pilot project has now been agreed between the Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems, which produces solutions under the MTU brand name, and Lab1886. Over the coming months, Rolls-Royce will develop an integrated MTU solution for sustainable off-grid generation of continuous and emergency power using vehicle fuel cells, focused on safety-critical applications such as data centers. Continue reading 

3drens Leads Commercial Vehicles Towards the IoV Gold Rush With the Integration of Software and Hardware

12 Dec

There are 400 000 commercial vehicles on the streets of Taiwan every day, including buses, tourist rental vehicles, logistics vehicles, shared vehicles, government vehicles, etc. These vehicles are on the road for an extended amount of time, exceeding private cars. They have different purposes, the routes of travel vary greatly, and the quality of drivers is disparate and requires training. Therefore, vehicle management is very difficult for operators. Continue reading 

Micro-Mobility Leader, Helbiz, Awarded Permit to Operate e-Bikes in Washington, D.C.

12 Dec

Helbiz, a global leader in micro-mobility, has was awarded a one-year permit by the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) to operate its fleet of dockless electric bicycles in Washington, D.C. Among a highly competitive field of applicants, Helbiz was selected due to its commitment to safe and responsible deployment, as well as its innovative technology and workforce development approach. The company will begin rolling out its fleet of nearly two thousand e-bikes throughout the city on January 1, 2020. Continue reading 

Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Lab Accelerates Expansion and Consolidates Global Network to Develop Projects That Positively Impact Society

12 Dec

Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) (Paris:DSY) has announced new milestones for its 3DEXPERIENCE Lab open innovation laboratory and accelerator program. Furthering its mission to nurture disruptive innovations that positively impact society, Dassault Systèmes has extended the 3DEXPERIENCE Lab’s reach by welcoming new startups, incubator partners and fab lab partners into its global ecosystem. The announcement was made at the 3DEXPERIENCE Lab Rendez-vous event December 3 at the Atelier des Lumières digital art center in Paris. Continue reading 

Logitech Commits to Ambitious 1.5°C Climate Pledge and 100% Renewable Electricity Goal

11 Dec

Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI), an award-winning design company and maker of cloud peripheral products, is extending its commitment to future generations by setting ambitious sustainability goals for its products, packaging, and operations. Today, Logitech unveils its support of the Paris Agreement, pledging to limit its carbon footprint to support the ambitious 1.5°C goal and for the Company to be powered exclusively by renewable electricity by 2030. Continue reading 

Blue Planet Energy Responds to California Energy Crisis with Fire-Safe Lithium Ion Battery Incentive

11 Dec

Blue Planet Energy has responded to California’s energy crisis, spurred by recent wildfires and Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) events, with a sales incentive for battery backup systems for home and business owners. Fire-safe Blue Ion 2.0 batteries from Blue Planet Energy enable power from different generation sources, like solar energy or generators, to be safely stored for use during utility grid disruptions, at night or for completely grid-independent systems. The Blue Ion incentive program is designed to offer a price break for new energy storage systems purchased by February 15, 2020, as well as assistance connecting with a local certified installer for Californians seeking to hedge against the costs of power loss. Continue reading 

Creating a Non-Toxic Smart Agricultural Value Chain — AgriTalk Tech Inc. Strives Towards the International Market

11 Dec

Starting from the non-toxic and smart agricultural system value creation project of the NCTU Ministry of Science and Technology, the team went on to founding AgriTalk Tech Inc. Continue reading 

PW Power Systems Delivers Power and Care to Puerto Rico

10 Dec

In conjunction with the installation by PREPA of power generation units supplied by PW Power Systems (PWPS), the Connecticut-based company donated $7,500 to The Salvation Army Puerto Rico Division’s Houses to Homes Program, the long-term recovery phase of disaster relief in Puerto Rico that provides household items to those who lost everything in Hurricane Maria. Continue reading 

Ganzin Technology’s eye tracking module combines the virtual and real world, allowing the “eyes” to be the AR/VR user interface

10 Dec

There is an ideal user interface for every technology product. Only when human-computer interaction becomes intuitive and easy to operate can this product be a part of everyday life. “The computer’s interface is a mouse. The smartphone’s interface is predominantly a touchscreen. We believe the ideal interface for AR/VR products is our eyes,” said Shao-Yi Chien, the founder of Ganzin Technology and professor at the NTU Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering. Continue reading