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Technology

Microsoft is hiring a nuclear energy expert to help power its AI and cloud data centers

Microsoft is looking to hire a nuclear energy expert to help coordinate powering its AI datacenters with small nuclear reactors.
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Technology

Apple voices support for California climate bill proposing strict emissions reporting

Apple sent a letter to Scott Wiener, a California senator, voicing its strong support for including supply chain (Scope 3) emissions in climate disclosures

This Harvard dropout and her brother launched a company to conserve liquids in factories

Annie and David Lu started and are growing H2Ok Innovations, a company that uses hardware and software to make factories more sustainable.
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Climate Change Global Warming.

Bill Gates: We will overshoot 1.5 degrees of global warming, nuclear can be ‘super safe’ and fake meat will eventually be ‘very good’

Bill Gates answered questions from Reddit users this week and he fielded a handful of questions about climate change, including what individuals can do to help.
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Climate Change Global Warming.

Exxon predicted global warming with remarkable accuracy years ago, study shows

A study from two Harvard academics and one from the University of Potsdam in Germany show that incredible accuracy with which Exxon predicted climate change.
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Climate Change Global Warming.

This simple graph shows why we need to study ways of reflecting sunlight to cool the Earth

As part of the most recent assessment report about the ozone layer, scientists say that stratospheric aerosol injection needs to be researched internationally.
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Climate Change Global Warming.

Inventor in Baja is testing a plan to cool the Earth by mimicking a volcanic eruption

Luke Iseman, the former director of hardware at Y Combinator, has raised at least $500,000 to launch his sunlight reflection company, Make Sunsets.
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Electric vehicles eVs

Map: Which states will build the most EV batteries in 2030?

Georgia, Kentucky, and Michigan each have plans to stand up between 97 and 136 gigawatt hours of EV battery manufacturing capacity per year by 2030.
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Global Warming. Renewable Energy.

Here’s why the U.S. electric grid isn’t running on 100% renewable energy yet

The technology to generate electricity with wind and solar has existed for decades. So why isn’t the U.S. grid already 100% rewewable?
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Climate Change Global Warming.

Bill Gates: ‘Our grandchildren will grow up in a world that is dramatically worse off’ if we don’t fix climate change

In a letter published on his personal blog on Tuesday, Bill Gates addresses areas he has been focusing on in the past year and what lies ahead.