Summon Your Tesla from Your Phone

Last Fall, Tesla Version 7.0 software introduced a range of new Autopilot active safety and convenience features to give you more confidence behind the wheel, increase your safety on the road, and make highway driving more enjoyable. The release of Tesla Version 7.1 software continues our improvements to self-driving technology. …

Climate change: Cereal harvests across the world ‘fall by 10% in 50 years’

Impact of droughts and heatwaves stronger in recent decades, especially in developed countries. Extreme weather has affected global cereal production. Droughts and heatwaves have reduced cereal harvests by an average of about 10% globally over the past half century, and their impact has become stronger in recent decades especially in developed …

Sensor network can detect exact location and size of ocean pollution

In the future, when fossil fuels are no longer the leading source of energy around the world and oil platforms aren’t pumping oil from beneath the ocean floor, we won’t have to worry about oil spills, but unfortunately, ocean pollution from spills, leaks and other sources is still a reality. …

Africa Renewable Energy Initiative to build 10,000 MW of renewables in Africa by 2020

  Solar for sunny Africa The Africa Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) aims at enabling the installation of large-scale renewable energy capacity on the African continent by 2020. The African-led plan has just received a big boost with over $10 billion worth of financial backing from various members of the international …

15th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2016

The IERC 2016 is the recycling industry’s most important event, bringing together over 500 producers, recyclers, equipment manufacturers, recycling associations, refurbishes, standards bodies, NGOs, regulators and many more. The international experts use this platform to discuss the latest recycling technologies, regulations, manufacturing processes and value of raw materials. This event …

EUBCE 2016 24th Europen Biomass Conference and Exibition 6-9 June Amsterdam, Netherlands

The EUBCE is the event in which the members of the bioenergy community can get a broad picture of the situation and trends emerging in today’s market. The Conference provides a high-level scientific programme and parallel events which attract participants from a wide-ranging background: researchers, engineers, technologists, standards organizations, financial …

Britain abandons onshore wind just as new technology makes it cheap

Vestas chief Runevad says UK rules shut out the latest hi-tech turbines, leaving Britain behind as the global wind boom spreads. The world’s biggest producer of wind turbines has accused Britain of obstructing use of new technology that can slash costs, preventing the wind industry from offering one of the …