With all eyes on the top cryptocurrencies, some of the smaller altcoins can get lost in the buzz. This can be a pity when a good number of them have seriously good real-world applications. Once such digital asset has been developed by blockchain energy firm Power Ledger. A recent Medium post reported that Power Ledger […]
Solar energy is of great interest to both corporations and consumers around the world. China is one nation where solar energy can make a very big impact over the coming years. China Three Gorges Corp. is now building the world’s biggest floating solar power plant. With a price tag of US$151 million, the expectations for this […]
Solar panels are one of the most intriguing aspects of technology today. More specifically, researchers and scientists all over the world are looking for new ways to make existing solar panels more efficient, cheaper, and appealing to the masses. As it turns out, there is a new type of solar cell which was primarily inspired by […]
Solar energy is the next frontier for both companies and consumers. Tackling this space will not be all that easy, though. Running a major solar farm is still quite costly and requires a lot of space in which to place solar panels. The Chinese city of Huainan is best known for its coal reserves, but it […]
The search for sustainable renewable energy sources continues unabated. China is looking in a very unusual direction to achieve this goal, though. Scientists have been experimenting with samples of combustible ice, which could become a major breakthrough for renewable energy. It appears the team has successfully collected samples, although it remains to be seen how flammable […]
Renewable energy is a popular topic right now, with a very strong focus on wind and solar energy. However, there is another contender that may emerge sooner rather than later. Magaldi, an Italian energy startup, is experimenting with hot sand to power homes and other locations. Turning hot sand into electricity sounds like a novel […]
Over the past few years, some bitcoin enthusiasts have found ways to use renewable energy sources such as solar power to mitigate electrical costs associated with mining the decentralized cryptocurrency. Also Read: Five Geeked Out Fantasies You Can Fulfill Today With Bitcoin It’s a well-known fact that bitcoin mining consumes energy. Many people don’t realize the […]
Engineers and researchers make a lot of progress in the solar energy industry these days. The latest breakthrough comes in the form of a new type of solar panel capable of converting over 25% of the received sunlight into electricity. That is quite a significant development in the solar energy industry, as the silicon solar […]
Mining bitcoin is often a very costly endeavor. Not only is the hardware rather expensive to purchase, but the mounting electricity costs add financial strain to anyone’s budget. One bitcoin miner has found a solution for this problem, by effectively powering his Antminer S7 with renewable energy. The solar mill used in the video is […]
Renewable energy is the next frontier for both consumers and enterprises all over the world. Some companies have a lot of capital that they can burn on renewable energy projects, which paves the way for consumer adoption in the long run. Google is looking to go all-in on 100% clean energy by 2017, which is […]
The world of technology is filled with new opportunities waiting to be explored. Tesla, while famous for creating some of the most desired cars in the world, is looking into different markets as well. One of their new projects revolves around roof tiles with integrated solar panels. A very practical concept, as it removes those […]
The whole premise behind Bitcoin is to democratise the economy. But increased mining costs and processing power requirements have led to the creation of few large Bitcoin mining pools run The post Bitcoin Mining May Soon Turn Eco-Friendly appeared first on NEWSBTC.
Solarcoin equates 1Mw/hr of renewable power to one coin. Will it encourage people to go solar?