all things sustainably considered
emergentfutures:

An Industrial-Size Generator That Runs on Waste Heat, Using No Fuel


Startup Alphabet Energy has its first product: what it says is the world’s largest thermoelectric generator.


Full Story: Technology Review

emergentfutures:

An Industrial-Size Generator That Runs on Waste Heat, Using No Fuel

Startup Alphabet Energy has its first product: what it says is the world’s largest thermoelectric generator.

Full Story: Technology Review

nevver:

The best place to be is somewhere else, Andrew Bodrov

Hong Kong and America: two systems, one corruption

mostlysignssomeportents:

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The massive, student led protests in Hong Kong were sparked by the fact that Beijing’s political and economic elites get to choose the candidates in its elections (“I don’t care who does the electing, so long as I get to do the nominating” -Boss Tweed) — but is this really any different from America’s big money primaries, where corporate elites can spend unlimited sums fixing the race?

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nevver:

Back to school

Too cool for skull…

nevver:

Back to school

Too cool for skull…

fastcompany:

With A Nudge, This Cushion Tells You When You’ve Been Sitting Too Long

FedEx’s New Electric Trucks Get a Boost From Diesel Turbines Jordan Golson, wired.com
FedEx is testing a new powertrain that makes its trucks into electric vehicles with onboard diesel generators.The post FedEx’s New Electric Trucks Get a Boost From Diesel Turbines appeared first on WIRED.

FedEx’s New Electric Trucks Get a Boost From Diesel Turbines
Jordan Golson, wired.com

FedEx is testing a new powertrain that makes its trucks into electric vehicles with onboard diesel generators.The post FedEx’s New Electric Trucks Get a Boost From Diesel Turbines appeared first on WIRED.