Category: Energy

Renewable Energy 101 – National Geographic

From solar to wind, find out more about alternative energy, the fastest-growing source of energy in the world—and how we can use it to combat climate change.

UPS is building its own fleet of electric delivery trucks

UPS is to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks and says it is an industry first that is breaking a key barrier to large scale fleet adoption.

Rural Rwanda is home to a pioneering solar power idea

The story of a group of London graduates who, apparently against the odds, have helped thousands of people in Africa access energy from the Sun.

Read all about it – Weather control satellites, IT spending plans for 2018 and list of data breaches

Catch up on last weeks resilience news and stories with the February edition of Read all about it! Security, Business Continuity, AI and many more.

Putting the logic into hydrological

How can International Standards provide guidance to ensure water is fit for purpose and used in the right way?

ISO 50001 – Energy Management Systems

Using energy efficiently helps organizations save money as well as helping to conserve resources and tackle climate change. ISO 50001 supports organizations in all sectors to use energy more efficiently, through the development of an Energy Management System (EnMS). ISO 50001 is based on the management system model of continual improvement also used for other ...

Why ‘hydro-politics’ will shape the 21st century

It's been called the 'next oil'. In the coming decades, the supply of water has the potential to influence geopolitics, diplomacy and even conflict.

New Tesla electric truck: Game changer, or not real?

Elon Musk reveals Tesla's electric semitruck. Is Tesla betting it can rapidly change current battery equation by 2019?

New draft of ISO 50001 Energy Management standard

Organizations are able to follow a systematic approach in achieving continual improvement of energy performance thanks to ISO 50001.

Puerto Rico’s solar future takes shape with Tesla batteries

Tesla is installing solar panels and Powerpack battery units to provide 24-hour electricity to a children's hospital that lost power during Hurricane Maria.

There’s a sustainable energy source you’ve never heard of and it could power most of the USA

By now we’re all familiar with the likes of solar and wind power as alternatives to using up unsustainable fossil fuels, but what about evaporation?

Pipeline payday: how builders win big, whether more gas is needed or not

Close corporate relationships between pipeline builders and gas buyers are allowing companies to reap higher profits while locking in emissions for years to come. The real fight over America's energy future isn't in coal. Rather, dozens of pipeline projects, making up one of the largest expansions of natural gas infrastructure in U.S. history, are where ...