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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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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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%.

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.

First Solar Settles Shareholder Suit for $350M

GreenTechMedia

The company pledged to replace any faulty panels distributed to customers, and in subsequent quarters First Solar logged the impact of those claims on its financials, which generally hovered in the tens of millions.

Solar PV World Expo 2020 (PV Guangzhou )

altenergymag

We have welcome featured exhibitors like JA Solar, Chint Solar, Mibet, Yingli Solar, LONGi, Hanergy, LU'AN Solar, Growatt, Goodwe, Solis, IVNT, AKCOME, SOFARSOLAR, Toyray Solar, SAJ, CSG PVTECH, UNIEXPV, Afore, Kingfeels, Fivestar Solar, Horad, Sangong Intelligent Equipment, SINHONGHUA, AUTO-ONE, Yeniu Automation, APsystems, SAKO, Sunrise, Aerpal, ALLGRAND BATTERY, NPP Power, ALLTOP Photoelectric, Remote Power, Senergy, Titanergy, Amerisolar, Solar-log, Sopray, etc

LIMS improves water testing efficiency

Envirotec Magazine

Using the built-in configuration tools, screens were configured to automatically populate information from the log-in screen to make the flow more intuitive and efficient.

Millions of acres of Alaskan rainforest may be opened for business

AGreenLiving

million acre Tongass National Forest for logging, energy and mining projects. In the 1990s, the Clinton administration passed the “roadless rule,” barring commercial logging and prohibiting roads from being built without Forest Service approval.

Street cleansing in the digital age

Envirotec Magazine

They can also view reactive work that has been allocated to them, or log additional service issues they are unable to complete.

Ørsted reports bumper profits thanks to blustery December

Business Green

According to 2019 earnings reported today, Ørsted logged an operating profit of DKK17.5bn ($2.6bn), thanks in part of windier weather than anticipated. Norwegian wind giant says earnings ‘exceeded expectations’ in 2019 and is on track to be carbon neutral by 2025.

This week’s ten biggest climate innovation stories — 20 July

Climate-KIC

And, how is one engineer using old cell phones to stop illegal logging? Which tech giants are teaming up to advance smart urban renewables? Why does the circular economy need to be part of a bigger discussion about growth? This, and more, in the week’s ten biggest climate innovation stories. Climate scientists flock to […]. The post This week’s ten biggest climate innovation stories — 20 July appeared first on Climate-KIC

Jinko Sees Global Solar Market Growing 20% in 2020

GreenTechMedia

Delays in the announcement of 2019 subsidy policies in China weakened demand in the world’s largest solar market this year, but Jinko was still able to log record gross profit in Q3 at $223 million, which it attributed partly to its shift towards mono.

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Trump's Environmental Assaults in the Last Six Months

Green Market Oracle

Trump ordered the Forest Service to exempt Tongass National Forest from the Roadless Rule that protects millions of acres of federal land from road building and logging.