Nuclear waste recycled into diamond batteries with 'near-infinite power'

Thousands of tonnes of radioactive materials could be used to power everything from pacemakers to spacecraft Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/recycling-nuclear-waste-diamond-battery-a9297571.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Anthony Cuthbertson

2019 saw the rise of wind power and the collapse of coal

Scaling up renewable energy has catapulted Britain through a decade of electrical system change Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/wind-power-coal-climate-change-renewable-energy-a9273541.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Grant Wilson, Iain Staffell, Noah Godfrey

Satechi’s 108W Multi-Charger Powers Everything in Your Bag at Once

Satechi Anyone who has to do digital work on the road (say, for a gigantic tech conference like CES) knows the value of a good wall charger. Satechi’s courting that market with its latest product, a wall charger that’s super-powerful and tiny enough to easily throw in a carry-on. The 108W Pro USB-C PD Desktop can […]

Denmark Sets New Record for Wind Energy, Putting Us All to Shame

Denmark hit a major renewable energy milestone in 2019, producing nearly half of its electricity from wind wind alone. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/denmark-sets-new-record-for-wind-energy-putting-us-all-1840777389 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Yessenia Funes on Earther, shared by Brian Kahn to Gizmodo

China can shut off entire Philippines power grid whenever it wants, leaked report warns

‘With a single switch, no electricity would be transmitted to any of our homes, our businesses, [or] any of our military facilities,’ said the energy committee chair Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/china-philippines-power-grid-energy-switch-shut-off-leaked-report-a9218361.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Kate Ng

Fukushima’s radioactive farmland to become clean-energy hub, powering the region & Tokyo metropolitan area

Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, which suffered one of the world’s worst nuclear disasters eight years ago, is now set to be transformed into a renewable energy hub, with the first solar farm to start working there in January. The $2.7 billion clean-energy project includes plans for 11 solar farms and 10 wind farms with a total […]

Trump impeachment: Energy secretary refuse to cooperate with probe unless he gets 'open hearing'

‘The Secretary will not partake in a secret star chamber inquisition where agency counsel is forbidden to be present’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-impeachment-latest-rick-perry-energy-secretary-ukraine-call-a9182521.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Chris Riotta