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    World’s First Molten Salt Fresnel CSP Plant Starts Operation in China

    World’s First Molten Salt Fresnel CSP Plant Starts Operation in China

    China is considered to be a leader in renewable energy industry, especially photovoltaic energy.  China has started developing solar thermal energy generation and storage with molten salt. The China Lanzhou Dacheng Dunhuang is a 50 MW…

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    Amazon Buys Zoox – The Autonomous Driving Startup

    Amazon Buys Zoox – The Autonomous Driving Startup

    The eCommerce business giant, Amazon has announced Friday that it has acquired the self-driving vehicle company Zoox. Amazon’s deal to buy Zoox was reportedly valued at $1.2 billion, however, both the companies did not completely…

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    Now you can copy-paste handwritten paper notes using Google Lens

    Now you can copy-paste handwritten paper notes using Google Lens

    Google Lens app has new useful feature which allow users to detect text on papers (or photos) and copy-paste it to computer or another device. You can now copy and paste your handwritten notes from…

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    Engineers are Converting Old Shipping Containers into Mobile ICUs

    Engineers are Converting Old Shipping Containers into Mobile ICUs

    Engineers are playing a vital role during this COVID-19 pandemic. Engineers around the world are trying to build cheap ventilators, personal protection equipment (PPE) and now intensive care units (ICUs). Now, a team of engineers…

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    A Colorado Neighborhood Now Runs on a Virtual Power Plant

    A Colorado Neighborhood Now Runs on a Virtual Power Plant

    The Basalt Vista is a new affordable housing project in Basalt, Colorado in the north of Aspen. It’s also a living laboratory to test advanced power grid technologies and systems. They are now testing a…

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    Turning Wi-Fi Signals into Electrical Power Using Energy-harvesting Design

    Turning Wi-Fi Signals into Electrical Power Using Energy-harvesting Design

    Nowadays, Wi-Fi signals are everywhere. Every device that emits Wi-Fi signals also emits a kind of high frequency electromagnetic waves with a frequency range of somewhere in between microwaves and infrared light. These electromagnetic waves…

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    MIT Engineers Develop a Cheap Ventilator for COVID-19 Treatment

    MIT Engineers Develop a Cheap Ventilator for COVID-19 Treatment

    The coronavirus (COVID-19) has hit 177 countries and territories as of now and is spreading rapidly. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen, medical centers in most countries have started running short of vital medical…

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    Breakthrough Solar Technology that Can Turn Any Surface into Solar Cell

    Breakthrough Solar Technology that Can Turn Any Surface into Solar Cell

    Engineers at University of Queensland in Australia have made a breakthrough on solar PV technology that could possibly turn any flat surface into a solar generator. The team, led by Prof. Lianzhou Wang have been…

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    Germany to Invest 86 Billion Euros to Upgrade Railway Infrastructure

    Germany to Invest 86 Billion Euros to Upgrade Railway Infrastructure

    Germany plans to invest 86 billion euros for upgrading its railway infrastructure. Germany signed an agreement with Deutsche Bahn (railway operator) on Tuesday to upgrade the railway network of the country, what is considered to…

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    Newly Developed Device Captures and Stores Solar Energy

    Newly Developed Device Captures and Stores Solar Energy

    Engineers from University of Houston has developed a new device that can both capture and store solar energy. This device promises application in a wide range of areas including power generation, desalination and distillation. In…