Versatile data logging

Envirotec Magazine

Voltage data loggers measure from 0 to 25V DC, current loggers from 0 to 20 mA DC, and count loggers record up to 14,000 counts per logging interval.

Cedar Haven is a forest retreat made with reclaimed logs

Inhabitat - Innovation

Several salvaged logs and other found objects Blending contemporary design with natural materials, Washington-based residential architecture firm Gelotte Hommas Drivdahl Architecture completed a stunning timber home that feels like an extension of its alpine forest environment.

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Which Industry Offers The Safest Jobs In America: Nuclear Or Logging?

Jim Conca

The most dangerous job in America is logging, with over 132 fatal injury per 100,000 workers. The safest job in America is the commercial nuclear industry, with less than 1 fatal injury per 100,000 workers. This huge difference results from a hyper-awareness of safety in the nuclear industry

Illegal logging possibly contributes to majority of mislabeled wood in US markets

Inhabitat - Innovation

Mislabeling often signals wrongful supply chain violations — illegal logging and deforestation — that consequently hamper endeavors to promote sustainable wood

Machine Learning Has Had Prejudice Problems, So Why Would An AI Velociraptor Be Immune?

CleanTechnica

Green Economy Green Jobs Research Science artificial intelligence british columbia Dinosaur logging machine learning VelociraptorHow machine learning models actually perceive things and work can lead to unexpected outcomes, including a bigoted robotic velociraptor.

Burning issue: Australia debates risks of logging fire-damaged forests

Eco-Business

While scientists say 'salvage logging' can encourage wildfires, timber companies say removing burned trees makes forests safer

Commentary: Which Industry Offers The Safest Jobs In America – Nuclear Or Logging?

CleanTech Alliance

Source: James Conca, Forbes, Dec 13, 2019 The most dangerous job in America is logging, with over 132 fatal injuries per 100,000 workers. The next nine most dangerous jobs, with fatality rates between 10 and 100, are: commercial fishing, aircraft pilots, roofers, trash collectors, steel workers, truck drivers, farming, construction worker supervisors (yes, just the supervisors), […]. Commentary

Vestas Logs Strong Q3 Despite Price Pressure and Trade Woes

GreenTechMedia

Shares in Vestas, the world’s largest manufacturer of wind turbines shot up 11 percent after the firm announced order, profits and revenues were all up in the third quarter compared to last year. This came despite warnings of ongoing trade issues, a slowdown in Asia and ongoing price pressures.

Solar-Log and Kitu Systems collaborate on Rule 21-compliant grid support communications

Solar Power World

Solar-Log and Kitu Systems announced a collaboration to offer expert solar plant monitoring, control and communication solutions that meet the new California Rule 21 mandate.

Indonesia scraps timber legality rule, stoking fears of illegal logging boom

Eco-Business

This could open the door to more illegal logging, experts warn Indonesia’s trade ministry has stopped a requirement for wood exporters to obtain licenses verifying their wood comes from legal and sustainably managed sources.

Lost giants: Logging and climate shifts slash forest carbon storage

Eco-Business

Deforestation, drought and wildfires are changing forests forever, reducing the planet-warming carbon dioxide they suck up

Where the logging ends, the forest clearing begins in Indonesian Borneo

Eco-Business

A recent study of timber concessions in the Indonesian Bornean provinces of East and North Kalimantan found that concessions that were not actively being logged showed higher rates of deforestation than active operations

Solar-Log® Helps Comet Solar Boost Solar ROI

altenergymag

By installing a Sonnen storage system and using Solar-Log's control technology, the plant owner is able to make use of the solar power produced while limiting the amount of power exported to the grid. Comet Solar installed an 8kW rooftop solar PV plant in Island Harbour, Anguilla. They purchase less power from the utility company and avoid feed-in charges

As IKEA is hit by illegal logging link in Europe, furniture firm's sustainability function in Southeast Asia dissolves

Eco-Business

Soh Bee Lian, the Southeast Asia manager of sustainability for homeware multinational Ikea, has left the company after just over a year to join Dyson

Cedar Haven is a forest retreat made with reclaimed logs

AGreenLiving

Several salvaged logs and other found objects from the surroundings were deliberately left in their natural state to emphasize the organic beauty of the design. Located on a site where a previous log home once stood, Cedar Haven was created in response to the client’s desire for a more contemporary house that still exuded the warm, rustic feel of a traditional log cabin. Cedar Haven is a forest retreat made with reclaimed logs.

NREL Just Logged a New Record for PV Cell Efficiency. Does the Solar Industry Benefit? [GTM Squared]

GreenTechMedia

Cedar Haven is a forest retreat made with reclaimed logs

AGreenLiving

Several salvaged logs and other found objects from the surroundings were deliberately left in their natural state to emphasize the organic beauty of the design. Located on a site where a previous log home once stood, Cedar Haven was created in response to the client’s desire for a more contemporary house that still exuded the warm, rustic feel of a traditional log cabin. Cedar Haven is a forest retreat made with reclaimed logs.

Stunning House on the Rocks uses geothermal power

AGreenLiving

On Finland’s windswept Turku archipelago, Helsinki-based design practice and log house kit purveyor Pluspuu has completed yet another ecological wood house — fittingly named the House on the Rocks.

Super-charged battery market logs 87 per cent price drop since 2010

Business Green

Analysts predict battery market will be worth $116bn a year by 2030

Someone Is Targeting Supporters Of Elon Musk & Tesla On Twitter

CleanTechnica

I thought it was just random at first when I logged into twitter and got a popup memo saying that my account was limited and that I needed to confirm my phone and pass a captcha. It seems that someone is targeting popular Tesla fans and customers on Twitter.

Norwegian Green Roof Log Cabins in the USA

Green Roof Technology

Norwegian Green Roof Log Cabins in the USA. Around 50 years ago there was trend in the USA of having Norwegian Log Cabins as a second home. All of these cabins came entirely from Norway and they all had a Green Roof. Most of these cabins with timber from Norway still exist and the owners are very proud of having these solid, cozy and unique structures. Unfortunately most of Green Roofs have been replaced by metal roofing during the last 20 years.

Why should the Scottish woodlands be protected?

Inhabitat - Innovation

Although Scotland is more heavily forested than England or Wales, much of its woodlands have been lost to human factors, like logging and urban sprawl, or to environmental pressures, such as climate change

Illegal logging possibly contributes to majority of mislabeled wood in US markets

AGreenLiving

Mislabeling often signals wrongful supply chain violations — illegal logging and deforestation — that consequently hamper endeavors to promote sustainable wood According to Amy Smith, the World Wildlife Fund’s forests deputy director, “Wood products are intentionally mislabeled, sometimes to pass off lower-value wood for more expensive varieties, and sometimes to cover up the fact it was illegally sourced.

Antarctica reaches record high temperature

Inhabitat - Innovation

The frozen continent recently logged its warmest temperature to date, a whopping 65 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s quite a leap from its previous record of about 63 degrees Fahrenheit, set five years ago in 2015

More than half of Europes native trees face extinction

Inhabitat - Innovation

The unfortunate decline is due to the combination of three paramount factors: problematic invasive species, unsustainable deforestation from logging and wood harvesting and urban development

Indonesia approves coal road project through highly biodiverse forest

Eco-Business

Conservationists and indigenous communities have warned that the road could devastate the ecosystem, create more habitat fragmentation and facilitate further encroachment for logging, hunting and agriculture

Covid-19 lockdown gives rise to deforestation across Asia and South America

Eco-Business

Reduced monitoring by enforcement authorities and social upheaval have both been cited as reasons for the increase in logging activity in Indonesia, Nepal, Cambodia, Myanmar and Brazil

Jailing of farmer who cut 20 trees spotlights Indonesia land conflicts

Eco-Business

A law intended to target illegal logging by companies is instead being used against indigenous groups, say rights campaigners

300,000–500,000 Miles In A Tesla — How Does A Tesla Hold Up?

CleanTechnica

Each of Tesloop’s vehicles logs around 17,000 miles per month. It’s no secret that most owners love their Teslas, but not many can say from experience how they hold up over the really long haul.

How Would A Robotic Machine Learning Velociraptor Learn To Play Goalie?

CleanTechnica

A neural net is trained to recognize that things that it is seeing are items of value, i.e. logs. It identifies them. But that’s a noun, not a verb. Where does the verb or action come from? That’s an attention loop. An attention space. People who care. Features.

Stunning House on the Rocks uses geothermal power

Inhabitat - Innovation

On Finland’s windswept Turku archipelago, Helsinki-based design practice and log house kit purveyor Pluspuu has completed yet another ecological wood house — fittingly named the House on the Rocks.

Iceland Reaches 25% EV Market Share! When Will The World Follow?

CleanTechnica

Iceland made it clear that winning the silver medal was a piece of cake for the island nation, as it logged a massive 25% EV market share in.

What are the obstacles in protecting Indonesia’s forests and cuttting emissions?

Eco-Business

An analysis by academics finds a huge swath of forest in Indonesia that can still potentially be cleared because it lies within logging and plantation concessions, with few requirements for concession holders to conserve them

New Emails Show Trump Admin Exploited Wildfires to Help Logging Industry

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 4 mins This is a guest post by ClimateDenierRoundup. Earlier this month we discussed how during Australia’s devastating fires, conservatives tried to claim that it was green party forest management policies that were to blame. That is, of course, wrong.

Electrify America’s Reliable Fast Charging, & The Need For Autopilot — 2 Day, 4 State BMW i3 Road Trip

CleanTechnica

The travel log of my trip from the Appalachians to Florida was quite different from my 3 day trip up. I again drove a 2015 BMW i3 REX with 71 miles of electric range.

What are the obstacles in protecting Indonesia’s forests and cutting emissions?

Eco-Business

An analysis by academics finds a huge swath of forest in Indonesia that can still potentially be cleared because it lies within logging and plantation concessions, with few requirements for concession holders to conserve them

14 Simple Strategies For Consumers To Avoid Cybercrime

Forbes Green Tech

Every time you log on to the internet, you are exposing yourself to potential cybercrime. Here are a few simple strategies to help consumers protect themselves from the exploits of cybercriminals

2015 BMW i3 REx Goes Long Distance To Find The Heart Of America — Florida To The Appalachians, Day 1

CleanTechnica

My travel log lost, Zach kept me abreast of each charging location on my phone, and updated them as the trip went along and plans changed. To begin, I want to thank my personal patron saint of long-distance small-EV travel, Zachary Shahan.

Tesla Model 3 = #2 In Overall Dutch Auto Market In August

CleanTechnica

The Dutch electric vehicle market grew 79% in August, with 2,839 EV registrations logged. That translated into an electric vehicle share of 8.3%, placing the year-to-date EV share at 7.5%.

Solar Data System now carries EmaZys PV analyzer tool that finds array failure points

Solar Power World

Solar Data Systems, an official provider of Solar-Log hardware-agnostic energy monitoring, control and management, has teamed up with EmaZys to supply PV analyzing equipment and local support to U.S.

Solar Data Systems now offering utility-scale solar monitoring through new partnership

Solar Power World

Solar Data Systems, an official provider of Solar-Log hardware-agnostic energy monitoring and management, has teamed up with iPLON India.

SolAmerica Energy installing 2-MW solar system at salad dressing facility

Solar Power World

The energy generated by the PV array will be equivalent to the amount needed to produce approximately 35% of all Wish-bone salad dressings as well as Log Cabin… The post SolAmerica Energy installing 2-MW solar system at salad dressing facility appeared first on Solar Power World.

Sympower secures $3.3 million to reduce fossil fuel use in the electricity grid

Impact Alpha

Sympower’s platform logs businesses’ energy consuming processes, machinery and The post Sympower secures $3.3 ImpactAlpha, October 3 – When power needs fluctuate, most electricity grids meet demand spikes with fossil fuels-based power, because it’s easy to increase or decrease as needed.