Energyconsumption

09.25.17
Companies will use AI to stamp out electricity theft
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Companies will use AI to stamp out electricity theft

The algorithm will be deployed to detect irregularities in energy data in Latin America.

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09.24.12
Microsoft deliberately wasted energy at data center to avoid fine, says NY Times
09.24.12

Microsoft deliberately wasted energy at data center to avoid fine, says NY Times

Microsoft's desire to avoid a fine combined with a power company's strict electricity usage rules...

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02.19.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: 'Plantscraper' vertical farm, new wave energy and a battery-powered iPhone case
02.19.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 'Plantscraper' vertical farm, new wave energy and a battery-powered iPhone case

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean t...

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10.03.11
Energy Star 5.3 now in effect, some chunkier TVs left out in the cold
10.03.11

Energy Star 5.3 now in effect, some chunkier TVs left out in the cold

A revamped set of Energy Star requirements went into effect last week, much to the chagrin of plus-s...

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09.09.11
Google details its carbon footprint in new report, makes you think twice about Rickrolling someone
09.09.11

Google details its carbon footprint in new report, makes you think twice about Rickrolling someone

The folks in Mountain View have always been obsessed with performance, but until now, Google had...

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08.02.11
Report: data centers accounted for just 1 to 1.5 percent of electricity use last year, Google claims less than 1 percent of that
08.02.11

Report: data centers accounted for just 1 to 1.5 percent of electricity use last year, Google claims less than 1 percent of that

You'd think, watching companies like Apple break ground on sprawling data centers, that the numbe...

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06.03.11
EnerJ power-saving system prioritizes CPU voltage, may reduce energy consumption by 90 percent
06.03.11

EnerJ power-saving system prioritizes CPU voltage, may reduce energy consumption by 90 percent

It takes a lot of energy for computing systems or data centers to patch up critical errors, but what...

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03.26.11
Earth Hour 2011 starts at 8:30PM your local time, wants you to switch off for a bit
03.26.11

Earth Hour 2011 starts at 8:30PM your local time, wants you to switch off for a bit

In what has become an annual tradition now, the WWF's Earth Hour is presently sweeping across the g...

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06.08.10
4Home, Marvell partner for energy monitoring plug computer
06.08.10

4Home, Marvell partner for energy monitoring plug computer

If you asked Intel what this is, the company would tell you it's an experimental power sensor; if y...

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