The tipping point for plug-in sales isn't like to come until 2017, with Pike Research predicting annual shipments of 1 million for that year.
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If you have a lot of old keyboards, mice and Web cameras lying around, they could find a new purpose with the tech recycling innovator.
Low failure rates and high energy efficiency are the two main benefits touted in report produced by The Climate Group.
Occupancy data collected by Redwood's lighting management platform can now be used in broader space utilization or energy-reduction applications.
In its official blog, the cloud service giant says it could reduce power consumption associated with running productivity apps by between 65 percent and 85 percent.
The system, deployed at the Leibniz Supercomputing Center in Munich, operates using 40 percent less energy than comparable air-cooled systems.
Climate Corp.'s software uses analytics and modeling to predict the impact of local weather on farmers' profits. So far, the company has raised more than $110 million.
The mobile unit is designed to provide enough charge in 10 minutes for an EV to drive to the next permanent charging station.
The cloud-based data analysis service is intended to help facility managers predict and avoid costly peak demand energy pricing scenarios.
The new battery technology promises better performance in extreme weather conditions, without requiring additional cooling or heating systems.