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UNM solar boat places 3rd in national contest

Albuquerque Journal 04 Jul 2022
... potential of solar power ... The solar boat development could also potentially contribute to industry efforts to decarbonize container shipping, which is very difficult to covert to solar energy because of the immense power generation needed for maritime operations, Vorobieff said.

Crewless robotic Mayflower ship reaches Plymouth Rock

Times Free Press 03 Jul 2022
The solar-powered ship's first attempt to cross the Atlantic in 2021 was beset with technical problems, forcing it back to its home port of Plymouth, England — the same place the Pilgrim settlers sailed from in 1620 ... Crewless robotic Mayflower ship reaches Plymouth Rock.

Crewless Mayflower ship retracing 1620 journey arrives at Plymouth Rock

New York Post 02 Jul 2022
The solar-powered ship’s first attempt to cross the Atlantic in 2021 was beset with technical problems, forcing it back to its home port of Plymouth, England — the same place the Pilgrim settlers sailed from in 1620. The Mayflower Autonomous Ship did not have a captain, navigator or any other humans on board.

Mayflower Autonomous Ship arrives in Plymouth after successfully crossing Atlantic Ocean

The Patriot Ledger 01 Jul 2022
AI Mayflower ship will set sail on 400th anniversary of Plymouth Rock landing ... Mayflower Autonomous Ship has landed in Canada, heading to Plymouth for Fourth of July ... Unmanned Mayflower Autonomous Ship, under solar-powered AI, cruising to Plymouth ... The ship runs on solar power and artificial intelligence and serves as a research vessel.

Autonomous Mayflower ship completes journey as it reaches Plymouth Rock

Belfast Telegraph 30 Jun 2022
The sleek Mayflower Autonomous Ship was met by an escort boat as it approached the Massachusetts shoreline on Thursday, more than 400 years after its namesake’s historic journey from England ... The solar-powered ship’s first attempt to cross the Atlantic in 2021 was beset with technical problems, forcing it back to its home port of Plymouth, England.

Berge Bulk to install wind propulsion tech on newcastlemax bulker

Splash24/7 29 Jun 2022
In addition to being an early adopter of wind-assisted propulsion technology, Berge Bulk’s commitment to becoming carbon neutral by 2025 at the latest, includes solar power trials, investments in advanced atomic power solutions for shipping and offering clients an option for carbon neutral cargo delivery via offsets.

Rob Imbeault emerged from dark days to start every morning with a smile

Ottawa Business Journal 28 Jun 2022
Imbeault is the co-founder of, a new agritech company launched in January that takes shipping containers and transforms them into solar-powered gourmet mushroom farms, with the goal of advancing access to sustainably grown food.

NASA Funds the Development of a Nuclear Reactor on the Moon That Would Last for ...

Universe Today 26 Jun 2022
Shipping traditional fossil fuels up there is impractical, and surface solar cells won’t work for the two weeks that a given side of the Moon is shadowed ... But most exploration experts agree that nuclear’s consistent, reliable power will be absolutely critical to humanity’s efforts for a sustained presence in the solar system.

The world’s largest hybrid ship will set sail in 2024

Popular Science 24 Jun 2022
Wärtsilä, a Finnish technology group, is creating the ship’s hybrid propulsion system that can draw on both liquified natural gas and battery power to run ... The ships themselves will also be upgradeable; the builder, Stena Roro, plans to leave room on the vessels for renewable updates, such as larger batteries or solar power.

Assessing the Potential of SiC beyond the Automotive Industry

Engineering Times 23 Jun 2022
On the supply side, grid–connected solar power systems and the transport of energy via high–voltage DC (HVDC) links will also be critical to the generation and distribution of low–carbon energy. A common theme across these applications is the potential role for higher system voltages and, hence, higher–voltage power devices.

Green hydrogen: Scaling the decarbonization heavyweight

GreenBiz 22 Jun 2022
As costs of wind and solar generation have decreased over the past decade to the point where renewable energy is more ... Ørsted recently partnered with global shipping company Maersk to establish a 675MW solar- and wind-powered electrolyzer and e-methanol production on the U.S.

Power tariff raise put off

The News International 22 Jun 2022
Flanked by PM's Adviser on Kashmir Affairs Qamar Zaman Kaira, he said the cabinet also discussed the matter of shortage of edible oil in the country and acknowledged the efforts of minister for industries and his team for setting sail an edible oil ship from Indonesia for Pakistan ... Cost of power generation surges 131pc in MayThrough solar power.

The Commercialization of Graphene Solar Cells

Engineering Times 20 Jun 2022
These new graphene solar panels, termed the ‘NanoDeck,’ are set to be used to power ships and have been designed to be suitable for use in marine environments, where conditions are typically different (and often harsher) than residential settings. The solar cells aim to tackle the high carbon emissions given off from the global shipping industry.

The Hydrogen Stream: Novel concept for alkaline capillary-fed electrolysis

PV Magazine 17 Jun 2022
In its first sustainability report, the Saudi oil giant also unveiled its plans for investment in renewables, targeting 12 GW of solar and wind power annually by 2035. A coalition of energy providers, shipping companies, and NGOs – including Siemens Energy, and Brussels-based ...

Local Made | A monthly guide that features rising entrepreneurs and artisans

Buffalo Rising 16 Jun 2022
With their electric (solar powered) bike, with a rustic-looking shipping box in front, and a tap system built in (made locally), the rolling café owners are not only attending festivals and markets, they have also embarked upon a “Coffee at the Office” program that sees them ...

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