First Water Treatment Plant in the World to Generate 50% Electricity Surplus. A large number of water-treatment plants, both in Denmark and abroad, must be transformed from energy guzzlers to energy producers.
This will be through entirely new technologies that exploit the green energy-production potentials in wastewater. Total energy renovation of the treatment plant at Egå, just outside Aarhus, means that Aarhus Vand (a Danish water utility) is setting new standards for developing treatment plants into energy producers. The topping-out is a milestone in the technological development of treatment plants towards becoming energy producers. Bondi water treatment plant now 100% renewable – powered by Sydney waste - One Step Off The Grid. A waste water treatment plant in the Sydney suburb of Bondi is being powered by 100 per cent, self-generated renewable energy, after the installation of a cogeneration plant at the facility that captures waste biogas and uses it as a fuel to produce electricity.
The owner of the Bondi Treatment Plant, Sydney Water, said last week that the cogeneration system installed at the plant meant that the energy intensive waster water facility now generated 13 per cent more electricity than it consumed. RegenVillages. TEXAS MODULAR HOME WILL RUN ON RAINWATER AND SUNSHINE ALONE. Posted Categories: Homes / Dwellings Although the Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon competition is focused on renewable energy, one of the teams chosen to build a house for this fall's event will take resource conservation a step further.
AI Revolution 101 — AI Revolution. AI Revolution 101 Our last invention, greatest nightmare, or pathway to utopia?
About This essay, originally published in eight short parts, aims to condense the current knowledge on Artificial Intelligence. It explores the state of AI development, overviews its challenges and dangers, features work by the most significant scientists, and describes the main predictions of possible AI outcomes. This project is an adaptation and major shortening of the two–part essay AI Revolution by Tim Urban of Wait But Why. Introduction. Kombucha: Growing your own fashion (Video) Posted Categories: Education, Green, Food Queensland scientists and designers are leading a global bacteria-based clothing revolution, working out ways to make the slimy skin of fermented kombucha tea into a waterproof, durable textile.
The Battery Powered Home: A Global Transformation Is Under Way! (video) Posted Categories: Energy In spite of the fact that millions of people around the world are looking to Solar Power as a solution to their utility expenses, different communities, cities, and counties have different rules about how to apply the power you produce to the local grid system, and at what cost they buy it back from you.
As seen in the following video, all too often, when you overproduce power, you are paid 1/4 of the price you pay when you use their power, and net-metering is not fairly applied to production. For that reason, better home battery systems have been the holy grail for solar power producers. 3D printing. An ORDbot Quantum 3D printer. 3D printing or additive manufacturing is a process of making a three-dimensional solid object of virtually any shape from a digital model. 3D printing is achieved using an additive process, where successive layers of material are laid down in different shapes. 3D printing is also considered distinct from traditional machining techniques, which mostly rely on the removal of material by methods such as cutting or drilling (subtractive processes).
A 3D printer is a limited type of industrial robot that is capable of carrying out an additive process under computer control. Produktion ǀ In 100 Jahren wird man sich wundern. Produktion Linux war nur der Anfang: In Kiez-Werkstätten basteln wir uns Handys, aus Abfällen entstehen neue Maschinen.
Das ist weit mehr als digitales Kunsthandwerk Karl Marx hat angesichts der dramatischen Ereignisse in Paris 1871 geschrieben: Die Arbeiterklasse habe „nur die Elemente der neuen Gesellschaft in Freiheit zu setzen, die sich bereits im Schoß der zusammenbrechenden Bourgeoisgesellschaft entwickelt haben“. Nun wissen wir, dass der Kapitalismus weder durch die Pariser Kommune noch durch die Krisen nach 1929 und 2008 zusammengebrochen ist. Dass es noch so kommen könnte, glaubt kaum jemand. Ein „kapitalistischer Realismus“, so der Kulturwissenschaftler Mark Fisher, hat sich selbst in den Köpfen linker Bewegungen festgesetzt. Dieser Realismus hat jedoch einen blinden Fleck: die Produktion. Aber nicht ausweglos. OpenAI. The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% - ex CIA spy.
Robert David Steele, former Marine, CIA case officer, and US co-founder of the US Marine Corps intelligence activity, is a man on a mission.
But it's a mission that frightens the US intelligence establishment to its core.With 18 years experience working across the US intelligence community, followed by 20 more years in commercial intelligence and training, Steele's exemplary career has spanned almost all areas of both the clandestine world. Steele started off as a Marine Corps infantry and intelligence officer. After four years on active duty, he joined the CIA for about a decade before co-founding the Marine Corps Intelligence Activity, where he was deputy director.
Widely recognised as the leader of the Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) paradigm, Steele went on to write the handbooks on OSINT for NATO, the US Defense Intelligence Agency and the U.S. Special Operations Forces. But the CIA wasn't happy, and ensured that Steele was prohibited from running a second conference. Dr.