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31 Oct 2014

A reminder from Lockheed Martin that big data can be a slow process

While web companies are building massive-scale data warehouses on top of Hadoop and analyzing data in every manner under the sun, Lockheed Martin is trying to help its government systems embrace… Gigaom Search
24 Oct 2014

Ford Focus Electric 2015 Gets Big Price Cut — Down To $29,995 From $35,995

The Ford Focus Electric 2015 edition is getting a significant price cut of about $ 6000, down to $ 29,995, according to recent reports — thus finally putting it on competitive terms with the market leader, the
21 Oct 2014

More fun with low-power Wi-Fi and IP cameras from Homeboy

Homeboy is offering a wireless IP camera that can take video from basically anywhere, integrates with other services and costs $ 149. Gigaom Search
21 Oct 2014

Vanadium Redox Flow Battery Presentation From Gildemeister (Exclusive Video)

If you can’t tell, I’ve been catching up and finally getting some videos published that I filmed a long time back. This one is a vanadium redox flow battery presentation from Tom Tipple, Head of Emerging Markets for
19 Oct 2014

The many ways Apple could seize control from the carriers with its new SIM card

Apple’s new SIM card will act as a gateway between the iPad and mobile networks. That gives Apple an enormous amount of power over the carriers. It’s doubtful, though, that Apple… Gigaom Search
16 Oct 2014

New Plug & Play Solar Panels From Fraunhofer (+ Solar News Roundup)

As with my EV news roundup today, I’m simplifying today’s solar energy roundup. Hope this works well for people. Enjoy! General Solar Stuff The Electricity Grid Is About To Change… A Lot! Advantages of Solar Energy Hinkley
16 Oct 2014

SolarCity Launches 1st Public Offering of Solar Bonds In USA — Clean Money From Clean Power

If you think MyPower is awesome, you are in for a bigger treat. SolarCity, which is currently the largest provider of solar power systems in the United States (more than 1 in every 3 new systems), has opened the gates to
14 Oct 2014

Study says energy generation from onshore wind costs less than gas, coal and nuclear

A study by energy consultant Ecofys has revealed that electricity generation from onshore wind costs less when compared to gas, coal and nuclear. CTBR – News
14 Oct 2014

Top 10 CleanTechnica Posts From The Past Week

I’m a day later than normal with this, but here are the top 10 CleanTechnica stories from the past week, in case you missed any of them or just in case you are eager to know what stories
13 Oct 2014

Drone developers get big open source boost from Linux Foundation, vendors like 3D Robotics and Box

The new “Dronecode Project” will make it easier for developers that want to build systems or tools for unmanned aircraft system to have access to a common platform. Gigaom Search