AI’s Growing Energy Footprint: The Hidden Cost of Our Digital Future

It’s time to talk about Artificial Intelligence (AI), and its possible impact on the environment. Convenient as it may be, AI is an energy hog. A single ChatGPT query requires 2.9 watt-hours of electricity, compared with 0.3 watt-hours for a Google search, according to the International Energy Agency. At present, data centers worldwide consume 1-2% […]

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News Briefs, April 18- Amazon Solar, IREDA, ib Vogt, Sapience Automata

IREDA’s Strategic Move: GIFT City Office to Boost Green Hydrogen and RE Manufacturing Projects Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) has inaugurated an office in GIFT City, Gandhinagar, specializing in the provision of Foreign Currency-denominated debt options which will significantly reduce the financing costs associated with Green Hydrogen and Renewable Energy Manufacturing projects, facilitating […]

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CleanMax, Apple Partner To Accelerate Renewable Adoption In India

Renewable energy company–CleanMax (Clean Max Enviro Energy Solutions) today announced a joint venture with Apple. As part of the partnership, Clean Max has successfully installed 14.4 MW of rooftop solar installations across six industrial sites in India. These installations are expected to mitigate around 207,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions throughout their operational life. By […]

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Intersect Power Brings 415 MWp Radian Solar Online

US-based clean energy firm Intersect Power has announced the commercial operation of its Radian solar project in Texas that is expected to supply green energy to more than 114,000 homes. As per the official statement by Intersect Power, the Radian solar project has used First Solar panels and created more than half a thousand jobs […]

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Apple Aims for Decarbonization by 2030

American multinational technology firm Apple has called on its global supply chain to look into the challenge of its greenhouse gas emissions and embrace the decarbonization route. On the Path of Decarbonization Apple, which is now aiming for decarbonization by 2030, will look into the operations of its major manufacturing partners so that the firm […]

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Apple Makes Clean Energy Charging a Reality

American multinational giant Apple has added a new feature to iOS 16.1-enabled iPhones which will make clean energy charging a reality.  Using this feature will now make it possible for allow users to cut down on their carbon footprint. The new feature of clean energy charging allow a user to charge their phone during low-carbon […]

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The Top 5: Biggest Automotive Semiconductor Manufacturers

One of the most unexpected impact of the Covid pandemic has been felt in the automotive sector, where an acute shortage of microchips has roiled production schedules worldwide. An unexpected consequence of the massive use of electronics in vehicles today, the overall surge in demand for all electronics after the first 12 months outpaced the […]

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Apple Adds 9 GW of Clean Power and Doubles Supplier Commitments

Technology giant Apple has revealed that the company has more than doubled the number of suppliers committed to using 100 percent clean energy over the last year, accelerating progress toward its ambitious 2030 goal to be carbon neutral across its supply chain and products. In total, 175 Apple suppliers will transition to using renewable energy, […]

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Facebook Ties up With CleanMax for 1st Renewable Energy Project in India

Facebook has partnered with Mumbai-based clean energy firm CleanMax for a 32 MW wind power project to be built in southern Karnataka. Around 50% of the project’s energy generation capacity has already been commissioned and is producing electricity. While CleanMax will handle the ownership and operation of the project, Facebook will purchase electricity off the […]

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