THE DAILY ROUNDUP – Sunday

Reading Time: 2 minutes

One of China’s Largest Telephone Operators to Release 5G ‘Blockchain Phone’

Industry giant China Telecom has just put out a whitepaper outlining the details of its ‘5G blockchain phone.’ The state-owned telecommunications company unveiled the document at the recent China International Artificial Intelligence Industry Fair. Another state-led industry giant in giant is dabbling in the blockchain space and plans to even release their own…


Blockchain Becoming Integral To Leading Vehicle Brands With The Future In Mind

Throughout the expansion of blockchain into enterprise usage, there has been a steady ‘arms’ race developing between vehicle manufacturers looking to integrate the technology for better efficiencies. Automobile production has long been at the forefront of technological advances, and thus, it makes sense that brands like Mercedes, BMW, Daimler, GM, and…


Search Continues for Strong Current of Tidal Power

Efforts to generate electricity from waves and tidal currents have slowed in southern New England, as offshore wind power takes a commanding lead in the renewable-energy portion of the so-called “blue economy.” In recent years, tidal- and wave-energy programs at Brown University, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and the University of Rhode Island have…


China Sends In The Inspectors In To Clamp Down On Wasted Renewable Energy

Chinese officials have dispatched inspectors across the country as part of a renewed effort to prevent wind and solar power from being wasted. The inspectors will also be monitoring the roll-out of the country’s new solar policies, which are a stepping stone to truly subsidy-free renewables in the country. A combination of factors, from mismatched supply and demand…


For Africa, going green is not a luxury

Earlier this year, Tropical Cyclone Idai tore through southern Africa, killing hundreds, injuring thousands and displacing even more. In Mozambique, as much as half of all annual crops and critical infrastructure were destroyed. In total, over three million people in the region were affected. It was a stark reminder of Africa’s vulnerability to the intensifying…


Energy Storage Enjoys Another Record Year

The energy storage market enjoyed another record year for deployment in 2018, according to a new study by Navigant Research. The news is not so surprising for a growth sector that is just finding its feet. However, while that growth is driving energy storage into new applications and in increasing volumes, the geographic distribution remains concentrated in…


Don’t forget to check out some of the other roundups, or visit our front page for more articles and interviews. Enjoy!

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.