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NRmine: Energy Blockchain Mining using Solar Energy

As an effort to reduce loss in solar energy production, the Blockchain research team at LR Physics came up with a set of ideas realized in a Proof-of-Concept. The project NRmine (Energy Blockchain Mining) develops innovative mining farms for cryptocurrencies. These mining rigs (i.e. a set of computers working on mining cryptocurrencies) will be built […]

Minigrids for developing world communities

SolarCity’s non-profit GivePower Foundation has launched a minigrid (small version of Microgrids) programme to power communities in the developing world. Minigrids and microgrids powering small villages or clusters of buildings are identified as a key technology for achieving electrification, with the expectation of contributing as much as 40% of the requirement to bring electricity to all. […]

Energy Storage: SolidEnergy doubles the Battery power

Energy Storage breakthrough: a MIT Labs’ spin out is doubling the Battery power while reducing the safety risk. (from Rob Matheson at MIT news) An MIT spinout is preparing to commercialize a novel rechargable lithium metal battery that offers double the energy capacity of the lithium ion batteries that power many of today’s consumer electronics. […]

Belgium Energy price contributes to higher Inflation

Belgium Energy price contributes to higher Inflation in June 2016. As reported by TradingEconomics.com, consumer prices in Belgium increased by 2.3 percent year-on-year in July 2016, following a 2.2 percent gain in June and rising the most since October 2012. Cost of energy grew 2.4 percent (+1.7 percent in June), led by higher prices for […]