Hong Kong Electric Car Market and Tesla- ‘…Elon Musk [Tesla CEO] has good reason to believe the city [Hong Kong]will become a beacon for sustainable transport. Between 2014 and 2015, the number of EVs registered in Hong Kong grew 270%, according to figures Musk cited.
New pebble bed reactor technology prevents nuclear meltdown. “…At $40 million each in matching funds over the next five years, the [Energy Department] grants will go to X-energy, a little-known Maryland-based startup that is developing a new version of a pebble-bed reactor, and to Southern
Mini space shuttle will fly cargo to Space Station NASA awarded contracts to three companies for unmanned commercial cargo delivery missions to the space station through 2024: “…Sierra Nevada, the newcomer to the CRS program, will provide two versions of its Dream Chaser lifting body
Enhanced Mitochondria can slow ageing. Whenever I see my 10-year-old daughter brimming over with so much energy that she jumps up in the middle of supper to run around the table, I think to myself, “those young mitochondria.” Mitochondria are our cells’ energy dynamos. Source:
Frog Design’s Modular, LEED certified school: Frog is a company headquartered in San Francisco doing innovative things with modular construction. No, scratch that. Project Frog is reinventing school construction. The firm is changing the nature of what we build, and how we build. Most of the
Prieto’s No Liquid Electrolyte Battery: Advances in battery energy and safety are critical, as lower priced energy storage is going to be an increasingly significant part of our energy delivery systems. Already, the price for a kilowatt hour of electric cars has been reduced significantly