The South Australian government will build the largest virtual power plant in the world, equipped with solar panels and batteries Tesla 50,000 homes. Installation, the total capacity of 250 MW, planned to be completed over the next four years. Energy generated by photovoltaic panels will be stored in the drives a Tesla, and the surplus will be supplied to the Central grid for the needs of the rest of the state.
In the first stage of the solar system of 5 kW capacity and battery Tesla Continue reading “The world’s largest virtual power plant, Tesla will be built in Australia”
Internet service providers on the Indonesian island of Bali on March 17, the clock will disable the mobile Internet to celebrate the Balinese New year, known as Nyepi or Day of silence. As reported by the BBC and The Guardian, this is an official request of the authorities.
However, the Internet is shut off everywhere. To access the world wide web can be from places like hotels. In addition, the access Network will remain the employees of health institutions and security agencies, aviation Continue reading “New year in Bali will be without mobile Internet”
The lifetime of the Kepler space Observatory comes to an end, as reported by the National Board of the USA on Aeronautics and space research (NASA).
“Kepler” was launched in March 2009 to search for planets outside the Solar system. The main program of the device was designed for 3.5 years. In 2012-2013 at the telescope have failed two of the four reaction wheels gyrostabilized platform. In this regard, there have been reports on the completion of the Observatory. However, in may 2014 we Continue reading “The mission of the Kepler space telescope is about to end”
The Audi brand during his annual press conference said that in the beginning of the next decade will start production of a fully electric car e-tron GT.
It is known that the e-tron GT is kupeobrazny four-door car with aggressive design. See the teaser image shows that it will get the wheels of big size and a sloping back.
It is obvious that electrocare e-tron GT will compete with the electric Porsche E Mission, which also has the four-door version. Mass production E Mission will begin in Continue reading “Audi has lifted the veil of secrecy over the electric cars e-tron GT”
According to IDC Taiwan, in the fourth quarter of 2017, the world’s largest smartphone manufacturer has become Taiwan’s Foxconn Electronics, ahead of previous leader South Korea’s Samsung. We are talking about the companies that produce it, that is, have own factory, which brings together smartphones. To escape in the first place Foxconn has helped Apple’s release of the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. the Partnership with “Apple giant” benefit and Pegatron: due to the Assembly of the iPhone it has Continue reading “Samsung lost to Foxconn by the number of produced smartphones”
The decline in exports of Venezuelan oil to the United States has assumed alarming proportions – he fell to a 15-year low. According to Thomson Reuters, in February, PDVSA and its joint venture sent to the United States only 21 batch of oil – half of the monthly norm.
Venezuela exported to the United States in February of 378 thousand barrels per day, this is 21% below the January level and 43% below the February 2017. The largest recipients of oil from Venezuela began its division in Continue reading “The decline in exports of Venezuelan oil to the United States was threatening”
American non-profit organization Urban Rivers raises funds for the creation of a unique multiplayer for the cleanup of the Chicago river. This original idea Urban Rivers intends to implement using a small fleet of floating robots musorosbornikov.
Multiplayer game “Trashbot Game” will allow players to control the robots via the Internet using the usual direction keys on the computer keyboard. Network users will be able to “see” the surface of the river around the robot with a camera Continue reading “Urban Rivers will clear the debris from the Chicago river through a network game”
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko spoke about a possible boycott of the world Cup in Russia, the countries-participants of the tournament. The words of the Ukrainian leader leads Ikz-online.de.
“Yes, I want a comprehensive boycott of the Continue reading “Poroshenko wished a comprehensive boycott of the 2018 world Cup in Russia”
The closer the announcement of the 14-nm Intel processors Coffee Lake-H laptop, the more informal information about them appears online. So, colleagues VideoCardz predict the imminent release of five models of classes, Core i5, Core i7 and Core i9. The family will lead the six-core Core i9-unlocked 8950HK with the increasing multiplier and probably a higher power limit. The company “8950 mu” will be two six-core and two Quad core CPU with a nominal frequency of 2.2 to 2.6 GHz and a heat pack 45 Continue reading “New test results mobile CPU Coffee Lake-H”
National Board of the USA on Aeronautics and space research (NASA) has embarked on one of the key phases of development of the Mars 2020, which will study the red planet.
Recall that the basis for a new Rover based on the Curiosity platform. The device will get improved avionics and a wide range of scientific instruments. In particular, the Rover will be equipped with a manipulator with a special drill and a system of sampling tubes, a number of spectrometers complex sensors, etc. Various Continue reading “Launched a key stage in the Assembly of the NASA Rover of the new generation”