Tag - energy

AI is entering nuclear reactors too

Soon, some North Carolina State University researchers will get busy developing control systems for nuclear power plants that lean heavily on  AI (Artificial Intelligence). Thanks to a $3.4 million grant from the federal government (that is just one of the $23.9 million that ARPA-E, the U.S...

Swiss Alps- Now a Blockchain-valley, with energy-saving cubes

All the volatility and hype around crypto-currencies conveniently miss alarms like – the minimum current usage of the Bitcoin network (2.55 gigawatts i.e. as much electricity as Ireland) could translate into half of a per cent of the world’s total consumption by the end of the year (As Alex...