Bob Lutz joins board of lightweight wheel supplier Carbon Revolution

Australian carbon-fiber wheel maker Carbon Revolution named former GM Vice Chairman Bob Lutz and other veteran U.S. auto executives to its board, pending the completion of its upcoming SPAC merger......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsSep 25th, 2023

Video: Tracking human emissions from space

The Copernicus Anthropogenic Carbon Dioxide Monitoring (CO2M) mission will be the first satellite mission to measure how much carbon dioxide is released into the atmosphere through human activity......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 26 min. ago

A new 66 million-year history of carbon dioxide offers little comfort for today

A massive new review of ancient atmospheric carbon-dioxide levels and corresponding temperatures lays out a daunting picture of where the Earth's climate may be headed. The study covers geologic records spanning the past 66 million years, putting pre.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 26 min. ago

10 most popular streaming services, ranked by subscriber count

From Hulu to Netflix, these streaming services have the most subscribers spread across the board......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 26 min. ago

Bosch, the world"s largest auto parts supplier, is moving into auto repair

The German company has rolled out a marketing push that aims to convince the owners of independent repair shops with at least 5 bays to morph their businesses into a Bosch Auto Service facility......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News20 hr. 54 min. ago

Researchers: Carbon removal is needed to achieve net zero but has its own climate risks

As delegates gather in Dubai at the COP28 climate conference—with the aim to ratchet up ambition towards meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement—a key component of these efforts are countries' pledges to achieve net-zero emissions around mid-cen.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News22 hr. 26 min. ago

Report says new models will improve understanding of America"s forests

Forests and the carbon they capture play a pivotal role in combating climate change, and a new report co-authored by NAU researchers is set to transform forest conservation efforts nationwide by providing new, more accurate models for calculating and.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News22 hr. 26 min. ago

Carbon hot spots discovered near California coast

Scientists exploring the Northern California coast have, for the first time, uncovered a treasure trove of carbon compacted on the seafloor—a discovery that may help unravel the ocean's power to combat climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Researchers investigate how climate change drivers reshape ocean methane and nitrous oxide cycles

The ocean is a critical life-support system for our planet through its role in global climate regulation. It absorbs most of the carbon emissions and heat trapped in the atmosphere, which result from human activities. Over the years, this has led to.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

iPhone 16 batteries should preferably be made in India, Apple tells suppliers

As part of the company’s continuing work to reduce its dependence on China, Apple has reportedly told suppliers that it has a preference for iPhone 16 batteries being made in India. One battery supplier which already manufactures in India has be.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

7 Reasons to Wait for the 2024 iPad Pro & 5 Reasons Not To

We won’t see any changes to the iPad lineup in 2023, but that won’t be the case next year. Apple’s reportedly working on new 2024 iPad Pro models and the devices are rumored to have significant changes on board. If you’re in the m.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Neutron scattering study points the way to electrochemical for carbon-neutral ammonia

Scientists from Stanford University and the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory are turning air into fertilizer without leaving a carbon footprint. Their discovery could deliver a much-needed solution to help meet worldwide carbon-ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Potentially harmful chemical byproducts left behind when sunlight breaks down ocean plastics

Northeastern researchers found in 2021 that an estimated 4 million to 10 million tons of plastic carbon enter the ocean each year. Much of it ends up floating in subtropical currents......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

"There"s one chief in charge": Vinnie Johnson takes stand in contentious minority certification case

Vinnie Johnson contended he is the true leader of his automotive supplier Piston Group in contentious testimony in Wayne County Circuit Court this week......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

GM taps David Massaron as head of economic development, real estate

Massaron, who is currently Wayne State University's CFO, plus the treasurer on the board of governors, is starting in his new role Jan. 2......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

The ocean may be storing more carbon than estimated in earlier studies

The ocean's capacity to store atmospheric carbon dioxide is some 20% greater than the estimates contained in the latest IPCC report. These are the findings of a study published in the journal Nature led by an international team including a biologist.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

The Morgan XP-1 is an extremely eccentric English electric vehicle

The three-wheel convertible EV weighs little so should actually be quite efficient. Enlarge / The British car company Morgan is unashamedly throwback in many regards, but it hasn't forgotten about electrification. (credit: Morgan.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

New report illuminates why OpenAI board said Altman “was not consistently candid”

Insider report details clash over one board member's criticism in an academic paper. Enlarge / Sam Altman, president of Y Combinator and co-chairman of OpenAI, seen here in July 2016. (credit: Drew Angerer / Getty Images News).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Mercedes adds performance AMG CLE 53 to revamped coupe lineup

The swoopy two-door is powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine and has a nine-speed paddle-shifted automatic transmission and standard all-wheel drive......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Recent advances in built-in electric-field-assisted photocatalytic dry reforming of methane

Methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2) are the two main greenhouse gases that cause global warming. Dry reforming of methane (DRM) technology can simultaneously utilize two greenhouse gases to produce hydrogen (H2) and carbon monoxide (CO), meaning D.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2023

AI Alliance will open-source AI models; Meta, IBM, Intel, NASA on board

A new industry group known as the AI Alliance believes that artificial intelligence models should be open-source, in contrast to the proprietary models developed by OpenAI and Google. Meta, IBM, Intel, and NASA are just some of the organizations t.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 5th, 2023