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South Miami sold on solar power and invest in technology

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The US is falling behind China and India in its ability to attract investment in solar energy. That's according to a recent report by accounting giant Ernst and Young which blames Trump administration efforts to rollback climate policies and boost the coal industry. The UN says US spending on solar lags well behind China which is set to spend more than 360 billion dollars on renewable capacity by 2020. But as CGTN's Steve Mort reports, a handful of US cities say they're trying to do their part to redress the balance.... Read More
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Belgian scientists repurposing waste for green projects

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A group of researchers in Belgium has found a way to create building cement from the waste left in landfills. The team is working in conjunction with another project that's removing precious minerals from waste for use in green technologies such as solar panels and wind turbines. Jack Parrock reports from Leuven University in Belgium.... Read More
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Animals get weird during an eclipse and other things you should know

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Few things ignite the collective imagination like a solar eclipse, and August 21 will be no exception. On that day, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the entire continental United States. Such a spectacle hasn’t happened since June 8, 1918, and anticipation couldn’t be higher. If you plan to join the 5000-year-old tradition of eclipse watching next Monday, here are five things you need to remember.Creators:Nsikan AkpanMatt EhrichsHosts:Nsikan AkpanJulia GriffinVideo Editor:Matt Ehrichs Videographer: Abbey OldhamProducers:Julia GriffinJenny MarderPatti ParsonRichard CoolidgeSara JustTravis DaubVanessa... Read More
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How to watch this month’s meteor shower and solar eclipse

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Get ready to see two of the most spectacular cosmic events of this year. This is how to watch the meteor shower and solar eclipse of August, 2017.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsiderTWITTER: https://twitter.com/techinsiderINSTAGRAM: ... Read More
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How one community plans to cash in on the solar eclipse

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One community in Missouri is getting ready to sell solar merchandise during the highly-anticipated solar eclipse. CBS News Correspondent Adriana Diaz has the story.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkxLike "CBSN" on Facebook HERE: ... Read More
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Nothing to fear, unless you’re a radiological terrorist

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By GREGORY ZELLER // Pay no attention to that imposing fleet of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard and New York State Naval Militia vessels massing off the East End. Governor Andrew Cuomo wants you to know that the sudden buildup of maritime forces – and the presence of some 100 personnel from 23 local, state and federal agencies, many specializing in radiological detection – is proactive, not reactive. Cuomo’s office on Wednesday announced the start of “Operation Blue Trident,” a multi-agency training exercise focused not only on radiological detection, but navigational boating safety, marine fisheries compliance and environmental mon... Read More
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NYSERDA Announces $10 million for Installation of Clean, Energy Efficient Air Source Heat Pumps for Homes and Businesses

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Increased Use of Technology Will Reduce Energy Costs and Decrease Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Long Island, NY - August 17, 2017 - The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority today announced the availability of $10 million for the installation of program-qualified air-source heat pump systems (ASHPs) in homes and businesses across New York State. Part of a larger statewide strategy focused on renewable heating and cooling, this initiative is the first component of an ASHP sales and training program aimed at increasin... Read More
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1980s hit gets revival thanks to solar eclipse

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Bonnie Tyler will be singing her classic "Total Eclipse of the Heart" on a cruise ship the very moment of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71409/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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How Will California’s Solar Grid React to the Eclipse?

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Like many thrifty business owners, officials at the Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, South Carolina, were banking on reducing their carbon footprint and saving money when they installed rooftop solar panels during a big expansion in 2015. In fact, since the panels went up, the zoo has saved more than $8,500 on its electric bill by using less energy from South Carolina’s fossil fuel power plants. But at 2:41 pm on Monday, August 21, their solar panels will go dark as the shadow of... Read More
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How to prepare kids for the solar eclipse

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The director of Twin Oaks Day Camp in New York is taking precautions to protect her campers' eyes during next week's solar eclipse. CBS News' Kenneth Craig has more on what kids need to know and do to enjoy the rare sight safely.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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How to prepare kids for the solar eclipse

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The director of Twin Oaks Day Camp in New York is taking precautions to protect her campers' eyes during next week's solar eclipse. CBS News' Kenneth Craig has more on what kids need to know and do to enjoy the rare sight safely.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0d... Read More
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Myths and truths about the total solar eclipse

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A total solar eclipse is a natural event. For the most part, it's no more dangerous than any other day.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71351/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Nicki Viall discusses the upcoming–and unusually visible–solar eclipse

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CGTN's Elaine Reyes spoke with Nicki Viall, a researcher at the U.S. space agency NASA, about the upcoming--and unusually visible--solar eclipse.... Read More
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PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 16, 2017

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Trump ends two business councils following Charlottesville backlash from a slew of executives. We get a reality check about what happened on the ground. Also: A secessionist and a black nationalist come together, results from our latest poll, fighting ISIS for Raqqa and an out-of-this-world solar eclipse.... Read More
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How to watch the solar eclipse if you don’t have special glasses

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Solar eclipse glasses are selling out all over the place in anticipation of the event on August 21, 2017. But there's another, cheaper option to view it in case you aren't able to snag a pair before the big day. For more information about the eclipse and viewing tips check out NASA's eclipse website.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsiderTWITTER: ... Read More
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7 fun facts about the “Great American Eclipse”

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For the first time in 99 years, a coast-to-coast total solar eclipse will enshroud parts of the U.S. in complete darkness. What you need to know if you make it into the path of totality on Aug. 21.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkxLike "CBSN" on Faceb... Read More
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Extraterrestrial Superstorms | Space Time

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Earth has its share of monster storms, but even our most powerful hurricanes are a breeze compared to the great, planet-sized tempests of the gas giants. Get 15% off your next purchase at https://www.legalzoom.com/spacetime. ... not a law firm or a substitute for the advice of an attorney.You can further support us on Patreon at ... Read More
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Governor Cuomo Announces “Operation Blue Trident” On Long Island

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Department of Environmental Conservation Spearheads Multi-Agency Training Exercise to Improve Homeland Security, Water Quality and Maritime Safety. Albany, NY - August 16, 2017 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the start of "Operation Blue Trident" - a multi-agency homeland security training exercise on Long Island that will deploy more than 100 personnel from 23 local, state and federal agencies conducting radiological detection training, as well as navigational boating safety, marine fisheries compliance, and environmental monitoring operations throughout the week. Residents and visitors to the area are urged to be aware that ... Read More
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Old friends, new funds have ThermoLift thinking ahead

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By GREGORY ZELLER // A shining star of Stony Brook University’s commercialization and innovation ecosystems is renewing ties with an old friend – and leveraging some fresh international funding – in its efforts to perfect its energy-efficient environmental-control systems. ThermoLift Inc., headquartered at SBU’s Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center and a member of the university’s Clean Energy Business Incubator Program, has inked a second collaborative contr... Read More
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Equinix installing clean fuel cells in 12 U.S. data centres

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Equinix is planning to install clean fuel cells at 12 of its data centres across the United States. The leading data centre provider has signed a 15-year agreement with major American utility firm Southern Company, which will see some of its International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres will be powered by Bloom Energy fuel cells. The cells will provide an additional 37 megawatts of power and a phased installation will begin in late 2017 through to 2019. The decision follows a pilot program at its Silicon Valley 5 da... Read More
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What the solar eclipse tells us about the sun

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The path of the Aug. 21 eclipse will give astronomers the opportunity for some rare solar research.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71383/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Governor Cuomo Announces Winners Of 76west Clean Energy Competition

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Dallas-Based Skyven Technologies Named $1 Million Grand Prize Winner - Will Expand Business to the Southern Tier; Grow Southern Tier's Clean Energy Economy. Albany, NY - August 16, 2017 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the six winning companies of the 76West Clean Energy Competition, one of the largest competitions in the country that focuses on supporting and growing clean-energy businesses and economic development. Skyven Technologies, a solar heating company from Dallas, Texas, has been awarded the $1 million grand prize, and will expand its operations in the Southern Tier. The competition complements "Southern T... Read More
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What experts expect to learn during solar eclipse

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Many scientists will be collecting data during the solar eclipse. NASA scientist Alex Young joins CBSN with more on what researchers will be looking for during this historical solar event.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkxLike "CBSN" on Facebook HERE:... Read More
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No. 236: Farrell Fritz stars, robots rising and a scary price spike on bacon and butter sandwiches

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It’s Wednesday out there: Happy hump day, kids, and welcome new readers Mark, Andrea, Harrison, Jeisenia, Anthony, Bianca, Roxanne, Weicheng and Daisy. Great to have you aboard. It’s Aug. 16, on which Edwin Prescott – builder of Coney Island’s first Loop the Loop – received an 1896 patent for the roller coaster. Also, Ringo replaced Pete Best on this day in 1962. Happy birthday: Dan Polner and John McNally and Larry Levy and Jamie Lynn Ryan. And hope you had a good one, Carl Corry. At InnovateLI.com: Long Islanders Noreen Kazi and Nisha Bhalla will open a local branch of Silicon Valley’s ... Read More
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Police, hospitals brace for large crowds during eclipse

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Published on Aug 16, 2017Local officials and emergency centers are on high alert for the influx of millions of people expected to view the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse across the 14 states in its path. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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The Trump Administration Rolls Back Anti-Corruption Efforts in the Oil Industry

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In February, in one of its first acts of lawmaking, the Trump Administration, with the Republican-controlled Congress, rescinded a pending Securities and Exchange Commission rule that would have required oil companies to disclose details of their payments to international governments in connection with oil and gas production. The rule, which was mandated by a law co-sponsored by former Republican Senator Richard Lugar, of Indiana, and Democratic Senator Ben Cardin, of Maryland, was designed to combat bribery and corruption, especially in poor countries governed by kleptocrats. Thirty other countries, including Canada and the members of the European Union, had already adopted similar requiremen... Read More
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Three BNL researchers score ‘early career’ DOE grants

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Three Brookhaven National Laboratory scientists will receive “significant research funding” through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program. The eight-year-old competitive-application program, a function of the DOE’s Office of Science, is designed to support the nation’s scientific workforce by financially supplementing “exceptional researchers during the crucial early career years, when many scientists do their most formative work,” according to a statement from the Upton laboratory. The three BNL scientists – phy... Read More
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Quantum Internet Is 13 Years Away. Wait, What’s Quantum Internet?

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A year ago this week, Chinese physicists launched the world’s first quantum satellite. Unlike the dishes that deliver your Howard Stern and cricket tournaments, this 1,400-pound behemoth doesn’t beam radio waves. Instead, the physicists designed it to send and receive bits of information encoded in delicate photons of infrared light. It’s a test of a budding technology known as quantum communications, which experts say could be far more secure than any existing info relay system. They’ve kept the satellite busy. This summer, the group has published several papers in Science and Nature in which they ... Read More
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Rare solar eclipse set to take place on August 21st

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As the solar eclipse is only one week away, Chief Astronomer at the Franklin Institute, Derrick Pitts, joins CBSN to discuss the safest way to watch. Only 14 states are expected to be able to view the full eclipse. People are warned not to look directly at it if unless using approved glasses.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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Historic Solar Eclipse Just One Week Away

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Next Monday, people across the country will witness the historic solar eclipse. Today, scientists talked about having a great viewing experience right here in the Tri-State Area. CBS2's Elise Finch has more.... Read More
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deGrasse Tyson: Put Down Phone During Eclipse

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Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is urging people to put down their smart phones during next Monday's solar eclipse and experience it in the moment: emotionally, physically and psychologically. (Aug. 14)Subscribe for more Arts and Entertainment News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet fast, accurate coverage of every arts and entertainment story making headlines worldwide, from festivals and premieres to births, deaths, scandals and arrests, plus celebrity reactions to news events.The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased ne... Read More
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You could get up to $20,000 off the price of an electric car — if you live in San Diego

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You could get up to $20,000 off the price of an electric car — if you live in San Diego - The Vergeclockmenumore-arrow (function(d) { try { if (localStorage.getItem('chorus-fonts-0b50f0674bed2b66b24a77410eb3f99c') === 'yes') { d.documentElement.className += ' fonts-loaded'; } } catch (e) {} var fontUrls = ["https://fonts.voxmedia.com/unison/stylesheets/verge.1d37918fdeeb1febc4d68217382a1e72.css"]; var ss = d.styleSheets; for (var i=0; i -1) { ss[i].ownerNode.media = 'all'; fontUrls.splice(idx, 1); } } if (fontUrls.length > 0) { setTimeout(onload, 0); } } onload(); })(document); var chorusInitQueue=[],volume_embed_host="https://volume.vox-cdn.com";var Chorus=Chorus||... Read More
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US total solar eclipse could be most-viewed

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Phil Plait, aka the "Bad Astronomer," chatted with Newsy about the upcoming total solar eclipse and why he thinks there's so much hype.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71325/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Trump Administration Takes Key Step To Rolling Back Auto Fuel Standards

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Enlarge this image "We are moving forward with an open and robust review of emissions standards," Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt says. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption toggle captio... Read More
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Scientists plan for rare US total solar eclipse

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The 2017 total solar eclipse is special. Unlike 1918, we now have the technology to study its entire journey over the U.S.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71243/See more at http://www.newsy.com/Like Newsy on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/newsyvideos/Follow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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New businesses want to grow, struggle to borrow

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While startup businesses are more likely to add jobs than older, more established companies, more than half struggle to get credit that will help them grow. That’s the finding of a report released last week by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, which analyzed the results of a survey of business owners across the country. The report found that 43 percent of startups, companies 5 years old and under, were likely to add jobs and increase their revenues, compared with 22 percent of older businesses. But 58 percent of companies 2 years old and under reported they had a difficult time getting credit, and 53 percent of companies 3 to 5 years old also had problems. That compares with 39 percent of older businesses. Nearly 70 p... Read More
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Boss Key’s Lawbreakers: The return of Cliff Bleszinski

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Presented by Intel Among the pantheon of video game superstars, Cliff Bleszinski, founder of Boss Key Productions and former Creative Director at Epic Games, holds a unique position. Still only 42 years old, he has racked up a resume the envy of many, with multi-million-selling hits headlined by the Unreal series and Gears of War. Given that his career began as a 15-year old, it seemed that Bleszinski had been around the industry for as long as anyone could remember, which unsurprisingly then prompted retirement. It didn’t last. It was just two years, in fact, until Bleszinski announced his return with a new company and a new game. “I was bored,” he admits, “I missed the creation of games, from the inc... Read More
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More Than Spectacle: Eclipses Create Science

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Next week’s stunning solar eclipse in the United States will generate as much science as oohs and aahs. Citizen-scientists will have a chance to participate by watching animals and launching high-altitude balloons and scientific telescopes. (Aug. 14)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, deliverin... Read More
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A Guide to Russia’s High Tech Tool Box for Subverting US Democracy

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A dead dog in Moscow. A dead dissident in London. Twitter trolls run by the Kremlin’s Internet Research Agency. Denial of service attacks and ransomware deployed across Ukraine. News reports from the DC offices of Sputnik and RT. Spies hidden in the heart of Wall Street. The hacking of John Podesta’s creamy risotto recipe. And a century-old fabricated staple of anti-Semitic hate literature. At first glance these disparate phenomena might seem only vaguely connected. Sure, they can all be traced back to Russia. But is there any method to their badness? The definitive answer, according to Russia experts inside and outside the US government, is most certainly yes. In fact, they are part of an increasingl... Read More
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Preparing for the total solar eclipse

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Many people across the nation are hoping to catch a glimpse of the rare solar eclipse set to happen on Aug. 21. "Sunday Morning's" Martha Teichner joins CBSN to discuss the latest.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkxLike "CBSN" on Facebook HERE: ... Read More
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Catching Up With Dawn, the Massive Spacecraft Exploring the Asteroid Belt

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It’d be hard to invent a more Star Wars-esque spacecraft than Dawn. It’s 65 feet from tip to tip. It’s exploring the asteroid belt. And it’s got an ion drive, for Pete’s sake. But Dawn also has a serious job to do. Launched in 2007, it’s been investigating Ceres and Vesta, two mysterious protoplanets in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. These are smallish, truly ancient bodies, remnants of the early solar system (protoplanets being bodies that formed earl... Read More
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“Be very, very careful”: A solar eclipse safety warning

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Millions of Americans are gearing up to see the solar eclipse on August 21. However, blindness is a risk if you don't have proper eye protection, and one man tells CBS News he learned that lesson the hard way. CBS News' Danielle Nottingham has his story plus advice on how to view the eclipse safely.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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New York State Launches REV Connect Portal to Support Creation of Innovative Utility Business Models

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New website supports collaboration and development of innovative energy projects between technology providers and utilities, benefiting consumers. New York, NY - August 10, 2017 - The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today launched the REV Connect digital portal https://nyrevconnect.com to help provide businesses and electric utilities new opportunities to partner and create business models and deploy advanced energy technologies in New York State. REV Connect helps advance Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Reformi... Read More
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Tesla Is Turning Kauai Into a Renewable Energy Paradise

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This story originally appeared on Grist and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When people ask Luke Evslin why he decided to live off the grid, he starts with the time he almost died. Evslin grew up on Kauai, a nub of a former volcano at the oldest end of the Hawaiian archipelago, but he was living on nearby Oahu at the time of the accident, working and competing in races with an outrigger canoe club. The biggest race of the year is a daylong ocean crossing from the island of Moloka’i to Oahu’s W... Read More
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LI man pleads guilty in ‘pump and dump’ scheme

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A Long Island man pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy and tax offenses from his role in a securities fraud scheme in which investors lost millions, authorities said. Brian Ferraioli of Sayville pleaded guilty in New Haven federal court to one count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and one count of tax evasion, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Ferraioli conspired with others to defraud investors through a stock “pump and dump” scheme, according to court documents. Authorities say Ferraioli along with Christian Meissenn, William Lieberman, Damian Delgado and Thomas Heaphy persuaded investors to buy securities through sending out false and misleading representations in calls, emails and... Read More
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Despite Proven Technology, Attempts To Make Table Saws Safer Drag On

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[embedded content] YouTube Every day, more than 10 Americans suffer amputations on what is by far the most dangerous woodworking tools: the table saw. Regulators in Washington, D.C., are moving closer to adopting a rule that would make new saws so much safer that they could prevent 99 percent of serious accidents. But even after more than a decade of study, and the existence of a proven technology that all sides agree works astoundingly well to prevent injuries, it's unclear if the Consumer Product Safety Commission will finally pass a rule requiri... Read More
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Eye Protection Critical For Solar Eclipse

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Can you really damage your eyes while staring at the sun? How to safely view the upcoming solar eclipse. (Aug. 10)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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What to know about a total solar eclipse

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Theoretical physicist Dr. Michio Kaku on what you need to know about the total solar eclipse.... Read More
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NYSERDA Announces Completion of First Year of Aerial Surveys of Wildlife in Offshore Wind Area

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NYSERDA pursuing responsible offshore wind development with 20 studies being conducted in the state’s quest to develop 2.4 gigawatts. New York, NY - August 9, 2017 - The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has completed the first of three years of data collection via aerial surveys of birds and marine mammals as the state pursues its goal of achieving 50 percent of its electricity from renewable resources by 2030. Offshore wind is a key component of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s clean energy strategy, with a goal of building 2.4 gigawatts. ... Read More
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DeepMind and Blizzard release new tools to train AI using Starcraft

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Beware fake solar eclipse safety glasses

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Millions of Americans will be looking up at the sky for the rare total solar eclipse on August 21. Special glasses will be necessary to protect your eyes, but NASA says they're seeing fakes on the market that could be dangerous. CBS News' Chris Martinez has more.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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Here’s Proof That Commuter Bikes Don’t Have to Suck

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The perfect city bike would be comfy and safe to ride and it would look sharp. Bonus points if it's super-low maintenance and doesn't require you to constantly fiddle with the chain and the shifters. Such bikes exist, but not if you're on a budget. Bikes quickly get pricey once you start adding features that make them lighter, safer, and less fussy. But I've got some good news: I think I've found the ideal city bike. The Priority Continuum Onyx offers all the features you want in an urban commuter, from disc brakes and fenders to a no-maintenance drivetrain, and the company brings it in at just under $1,000. OK, $1,00... Read More
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Trump Administration Revises Conservation Plan For Western Sage Grouse

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Enlarge this image Photographed in Walden, Colo., in 2013, greater sage grouse perform mating rituals. The Trump administration is revising a conservation plan for the imperiled species. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption toggle caption ... Read More
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How an eclipse affects weather, power grids

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When an eclipse blocks out the sun, it affects the weather — and causes hiccups in an increasingly solar-dependent power grid.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71036/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Italian Tesla drivers set distance record after driving Model S 670 miles on a single charge

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Google-born startup thinks its time for a ground-source heat pump renaissance

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How The Dream Of America’s ‘Nuclear Renaissance’ Fizzled

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Enlarge this image This June 13, 2014 file photo shows construction on a new nuclear reactor at Plant Vogtle power plant in Waynesboro, Ga. John Bazemore/AP hide caption toggle caption John Bazemore/AP A decade ago, utility ... Read More
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Social-good innovators bet on blockchains to solve big problems

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With Bitcoin shrugging off a “civil war” to surge almost 400 percent in 12 months while giant cryptocurrency crowd-sales are creating instant millionaires almost daily, it’s tempting to think that blockchain technology’s only contribution to society is as a dubious get-rich-quick tool. But this misses the great potential that blockchains and digital assets pose for social good. Undaunted by humanity’s past failures to resolve some of history’s thorniest problems, numerous blockchain and cryptocurrency projects — some led by large international agencies, others by tiny startups – hope to tackle issues like poverty ... Read More
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See What Happens During a Total Solar Eclipse

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On August 21, there will be a total solar eclipse crossing from coast-to-coast in the U.S. It is expected to be the most viewed eclipse in history. Want to know what to expect? Check out this animation. (Aug. 4)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Tesla Science Center Exhibit at Ward Melville Heritage Center in Stony Brook

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The exhibit includes a Tesla Coil in action transmitting wireless electricity, 3D hands on exhibit on the Induction Motor, a model of Tesla's Lab and Tower, and more. Stony Brook, NY - August 4, 2017 - The Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe has launched its first Exhibit to honor Nikola Tesla, entitled, “Tesla – Past, Present, and Future.” The Exhibit is currently at the Ward Melville Heritage Center in Stony Brook, NY. The e... Read More
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Eliminate solar company tax credit: Robert Murray

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Murray Energy CEO Robert Murray on why he wants to end the special tax credit for solar and wind companies.... Read More
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Huawei launches new 400,000 sq.mt data centre in China

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Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has launched a new data centre project in southwestern China. The facility, located in the Guizhou province, spans 400,000 sq.mt and houses almost 600,000 servers maintained by 600 to 800 IT service engineers. According to reports, the engineering professionals will then be sent overseas to support Huawei’s international services. This move forms part of an agreement between Huawei and Guizhou provincial federal government which was announced last November. The partnership is expected to sav... Read More
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Vogtle, Summer nuclear plants face bleak outlook after Westinghouse bankruptcy

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Enlarge / In 2013, atomic plant Vogtle was a 2-unit nuclear power plant located in Burke County, near Waynesboro, Georgia, in USA. Each unit has a Westinghouse pressurized water reactor (PWR), with a General Electric turbine and electric generator, producing approximately 2,400 MW of electricity. The cost overruns incurred in making Westinghouse's AP 1000 reactors led to the Toshiba subsidiary's bankruptcy. (Photo by Pallava Bagla/Corbis via Getty Images)... Read More
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Bright future: Solar energy industry expects rapid growth, profits

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With solar panel system prices falling nearly 20 percent last year, the industry is expected to almost triple in size within the next five years. That's why in Oakland, California, an accelerator program is hoping to cash in on the boom by developing innovative products to usher in an intelligent energy era. CGTN's Mark Niu reports.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CG... Read More
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Protesters try to halt construction of telescope

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The $344 million Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope is expected to be the largest of its kind when it's built, but protesters want to stop it.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71085/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Cuomo Hits Jones Beach to Tout $65M Improvements

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo day-tripped Wednesday to Jones Beach State Park, unveiling a beautifully restored dining spot, before taking a victory lap on his $900 million state park improvement project. The governor headed for The Landing at Jones Beach, originally the park’s Marine Dining Room, now upgraded with a host of modern amenities – plus a menu featuring kung pao calamari and crab sandwiches – as part of $65 million in state-funded improvements being made to Jones Beach. The new facility, part of the state park’s West Bathhouse and managed by New York City-based food-services firm COFFEED, officially opened July 27, marking a major comeback for a once-proud facility. “It was destroyed, basically,” the polo... Read More
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Governor Cuomo Announces 850 Solar Projects Across New York State Through Second Round Of Solarize Campaign

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First Two Rounds of Solarize Campaigns Under NY-Sun Initiative to Result in More Than $2.9 Million in Cost Savings for Residents and Businesses. Albany, NY - August 3, 2017 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that 850 solar projects have been installed or are in development in communities across New York State through the second round of locally-organized "Solarize" campaigns. Launched by the Governor in December 2014, New York's Solarize program is an important component in supporting the State's Clean Energy Standard, which requires that 50 percent of the electricity in New York to come from renewable sources by 2030. ... Read More
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1 Dead, 1 Missing After Explosion at MN School

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One school staff member has been found dead and another is still missing following a natural gas explosion Wednesday at a private school in Minneapolis, authorities said. (Aug. 2)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platfor... Read More
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Shifting to parks, Cuomo touts Jones Beach upgrades

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By GREGORY ZELLER // Like millions of other annual visitors, Gov. Andrew Cuomo went to Jones Beach on Wednesday. But unlike most of those day-trippers, the governor was on a mission. The restored Jones Beach Marine Dining Room – now known as The Landing at Jones Beach – took center stage as Cuomo touted not only the grand reopening, but hundreds of millions of dollars in state-park improvements being made across New York. For the second time in just a few hours, Cuomo basked in applause and recounted the economic-development progress his administration has made on Long Island, this time trumpeting improvements made under his ... Read More
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How to buy an electric car

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Ikea now sells solar panels and batteries in the UK

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What Is Ray Kurzweil Up to at Google? Writing Your Emails

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Ray Kurzweil has invented a few things in his time. In his teens, he built a computer that composed classical music, which won him an audience with President Lyndon B. Johnson. In his 20s, he pioneered software that could digitize printed text, and in his 30s he cofounded a synthesizer company with Stevie Wonder. More recently, he’s known for popularizing the idea of the singularity—a moment sometime in the future when superintelligent machines transform humanity—and making optimistic predictions about immortality. Fo... Read More
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No. 232: New fundings, a fresh soda offensive and Sam Altman wants you to listen up

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It’s Wednesday out there: Welcome new readers Tuki, Rochelle, Neil, Scott, Toni Marie, Michael, Bill, Ken, Hal and George. Happy to have you all aboard, and Nyou, Congressman. It’s Aug. 2, the day members of the Continental Congress finally got around to signing the Declaration of Independence. Well, 52 of them, anyway. Michael Owens received a patent on this day in 1904 for a machine that produced blown-glass bottles at a rate of 240 per minute, reducing labor costs by 80 percent. His name lives on in Owens Corning. Quote of the week: “When you hit a wall of your own imagined limitations, just kick it in.” – Sam Shepard, 1943-2017 Bioelectronic medicine breakthrough:... Read More
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Australia’s natural gas price remains high as it becomes biggest LNG exporter

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Australia's liquid natural gas price remains higher than its importer Japan. Citizens in Australia complain about the high price of the natural gas as the resources come in handy in Winter.... Read More
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‘Russia sanctions are excuse for ‘America 1st’ industrial policy’ – German FM

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The EU has threatened to retaliate against the US sanctions on Russia, should they harm European business interests. A number of European companies are within its scope. The bill specifically targets Nord Stream 2, a gas pipeline that would extend from Russia across the Baltic to Germany. The German FM claims Washington is using sanctions to promote its own business interests...RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! ... Read More
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Court: EPA must enforce methane regulations

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President Donald Trump's Environmental Protection Agency tried to delay enforcing regulations on oil and natural gas, but that might have hit a wall.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/71022/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Alphabet could soon be competing with Tesla in renewable energy storage

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Alphabet could soon be competing with Tesla in renewable energy storage - The Vergeclockmenumore-arrow (function(d) { try { if (localStorage.getItem('chorus-fonts-0b50f0674bed2b66b24a77410eb3f99c') === 'yes') { d.documentElement.className += ' fonts-loaded'; } } catch (e) {} var fontUrls = ["https://fonts.voxmedia.com/unison/stylesheets/verge.1d37918fdeeb1febc4d68217382a1e72.css"]; var ss = d.styleSheets; for (var i=0; i -1) { ss[i].ownerNode.media = 'all'; fontUrls.splice(idx, 1); } } if (fontUrls.length > 0) { setTimeout(onload, 0); } } onload(); })(document); var chorusInitQueue=[],volume_embed_host="https://volume.vox-cdn.com";var Chorus=Chorus||{};Chorus.windowLo... Read More
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First Customers Get Tesla Model 3 Electric Cars

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Enlarge this image Tesla CEO Elon Musk arrives at a special event in the company's new Model 3 electric vehicle on Friday, July 28. Tesla/Screenshot by NPR hide caption toggle caption... Read More
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Potential new jobs on Long Island – July 2017

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NY Power Authority allocated Cheap Electricity to the companies below in Return for adding Employment and Investment Promises: [1] Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Corp. (East Farmingdale) investing $9.5 million for equipment upgrades and adding 10 new JOBS. The company specializes in valves for & safety systems for the US Navy. [2] Edo Corp. (North Amityville) investing $11 million for production & testing equipment improvements in 2 buildings and adding 11 new JOBS. The company makes antennas for helicopters & advanced electronics used to release weapons carried by military aircraft. [3] Webair Internet Development Co. Inc. ... Read More
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Renewable energy powers entire American city

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Burlington, Vermont recently became the first city in the United States to use 100 percent renewable energy for its residents' electricity needs. Renewables often come at a premium but in Burlington electricity rates haven't increased in years. CGTN's Karina Huber has more.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoogle+: CctvamericaTvnews»» Watch CGTN ««Washington, DC (and greater area)... Read More
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Stephen King’s The Mist TV adaptation replaces monsters with insects and religious fanatics

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Here’s why most planes are white

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Every airline has their own branding on their planes, but for the most part, they're all painted white.Why? The light color reflects sunlight and solar radiation while the plane is in flight and keeps the cabin cool. "It's basically like putting sunblock on," MIT Aeronautics and Astronautics professor R. John Hansman told Business Insider.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsiderTWITTER: ... Read More
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This new solar-powered home development store is coming after Home Depot

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TreeHouse is a new sustainable store looking to take over the home improvement industry. It has over 500 solar panels, which store their energy in batteries made by Tesla.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsiderTWITTER: https://twitter.com/techinsiderINSTAGRAM: ... Read More
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This tiny home can move with you

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Koda is a $125,000 tiny solar-powered house. It can be moved in one piece if the homeowner wants to relocate. It is 269 square feet, slightly larger than a one-car garage (200 sq ft) and the walls are made with strong concrete-timber composite panels so there's no need for a foundation. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsiderTWITTER: ... Read More
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Leibowitz: New York poised to lead on renewables

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By HEATHER LEIBOWITZ, ESQ. // Ten years of progress has positioned New York to take renewable energy to the next level. Since 2007, New York has seen a 6,548 percent increase in the amount of electricity it gets from the sun and a 473 percent increase in wind-power production, according to a new report released by Environment New York Research & Policy Center. Co-authored by The Frontier Group, the report also highlights advances in the use of energy storage and electric ve... Read More
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Businesses Cashing in on Solar Eclipse Watchers

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Millions of eyes will be fixed on the sky when a total solar eclipse crosses the U.S. in August. It’s likely many of those eyes will be safely behind eclipse glasses made by a Tennessee company, one of many businesses cashing in on the eclipse. (July 27)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, deliv... Read More
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Hacker Warns Radioactivity Sensors Can Be Spoofed Or Disabled

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The notion of a hacker-induced nuclear meltdown is the stuff of cyberpunk nightmares. And, let's be clear, there's no sign digital saboteurs are anywhere close to unleashing a nuclear apocalypse. But one hacker who has prodded at radioactive hazard protections for years says he's found serious vulnerabilities in those safety systems. These aren't bugs that would cause a radioactive disaster–but they could make it harder to prevent them. At the Black Hat security conference Wednesday, security researcher Ruben Santamarta laid out a series of potentially hackable security flaws in the software and hardware systems designed to protect against radioac... Read More
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Environment NY: Ten Years of Progress Positions New York to Take Renewable Energy to the Next Level

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Heather Leibowitz, E-NY Director: "Every day, we see more evidence that an economy powered by renewable energy is within our reach." New York, NY - July 26, 2017 - Since 2007, New York has seen a 6,548% increase in the amount of electricity it gets from the sun and a 473% increase in wind power production, according to a new report released today by Environment New York Research & Policy Center. The report also highlights advances in the use of energy storage and electric vehicles that will help catalyze the clean energy revolution in New York. At the same time, New York ranked 9th for improvements in electricity energy efficiency programs.  ... Read More
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NASA taps NYIT for critical rocket-propulsion sensors

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By GREGORY ZELLER // A New York Institute of Technology engineering professor is contributing to the creation of specialized sensors that could help test the next generation of space propulsion systems – and one day blast into the void themselves. Fang Li, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at NYIT’s School of Engineering and Computing Sciences in Old Westbury, is partnering with X-Wave Innovations Inc., a Maryland-based R&D firm, on the development of an embedded sensor system capable of measuring temperature, pressure and other stimuli affecting roc... Read More
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Governor Cuomo Announces Low-Cost Power Allocations Supporting More Than 10,700 Jobs

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ReCharge NY and Low-Cost Hydropower Allocations Expected to Spur More Than $757 Million in New Capital Investment. Albany, NY - July 25, 2017 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the approval of new low-cost power allocations that will support more than 10,700 jobs. The New York Power Authority Board of Trustees at today's board meeting approved 24 low-cost power allocations to 19 businesses and two not-for-profit organizations under the ReCharge NY program that will support 10,568 jobs, including hiring for 782 new positions. The board also approved low-cost hydropower allocations that will support an additional 150 new jobs. ... Read More
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US scientists countdown to 2017’s total solar eclipse

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Solar scientists in America look forward to total solar eclipse. An August event seen in decades and will last for a few minutes.Washington, DC (and greater area)• MHz - Channel 3• COMCAST (Xfinity) - Channel 273• FIOS - Channel 277New York City• Time Warner - Channel 134• FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277Los Angeles• Charter Cable - Channel 562• Time Warner - Channel 155Satellite Nationwide• DISH TV - Channel 279... Read More
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Gas prices near 12-year low

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Published on Jul 24, 2017‘Outnumbered’ co-host Sandra Smith weighs in on gas prices, tech stocks driving the markets and the health reform debate. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More