Although big data offers companies several advantages, it has some environmental downsides.
City officials, a local startup and University of Electro-Communications experts will run a winter pilot project to test their snow theory.
KIT experts say 54% of Germany is suitable for ATES deployment, with a potential for 75% reduction in heating and cooling-related emissions.
As matters stand, many families are forgoing groceries, medicines and other necessities to power their homes.
The U.S. Department of Energy says coal-to-nuclear (C2N) conversion at existing or retired coal plants would reduce emissions and boost jobs.
Chemical giant Dow has announced plans to deploy small modular reactors (SMRs) to power one of its Gulf Coast facilities by 2030.