Companies will use AI to stamp out electricity theft
The algorithm will be deployed to detect irregularities in energy data in Latin America.
Your solar panels could power the neighborhood during a blackout
New algorithms could redistribute renewable energy without the grid.
Carbon nanotube yarn generates electricity when stretched
It could power wearable sensors or generate power from ocean waves.
Smart meters might not be so smart
Research from the Netherlands has found meters that overestimate energy usage by 582 times.
California power companies want $1 billion to build EV chargers
They believe they need government help to build a charging grid.
Stanford students discover how to build wires like Lego
They’re using the world’s smallest diamonds to create tiny self-assembling wires.
MIT's sensor network tracks your power-hungry appliances
The system monitors each device in your home based on the electricity it drains.