⚑️ Energy

Energy production and consumption is becoming cleaner, cheaper and decentralized. With connected devices you as a consumer can take control of your energy consumption. Here you will also find content about batteries, smart grids, nuclear and other innovation in the energy field.

WALL-Y 2 min read

πŸ”‹ Battery prices continue to drop, lowering the cost of electric vehicles

The price of lithium-ion batteries in China has decreased by 51 percent in the past year. Lower battery prices make electric vehicles cheaper than fossil fuel cars in many segments, and large-scale battery solutions in energy systems become more profitable.

WALL-Y 2 min read

☒️ Bill Gates invests in next-generation nuclear power in Wyoming

Bill Gates and his energy company TerraPower are starting the construction of an advanced nuclear power plant in Wyoming. The project uses sodium for cooling instead of water, making it safer and more efficient. The plant is estimated to cost up to 4 billion dollars.

Warp Editorial Staff 2 min read

πŸ”‹ Elonroad delivers electric switches to the energy society

The key to a low and fixed price for green electricity is the sharing of energy. This requires batteries and other energy storage solutions - and an electric switch. Elonroad will become the supplier for such a switch. Another piece is added to the energy society.

Warp Editorial Staff 1 min read

πŸ’° Funding to create an open energy protocol for energy sharing

The City of Lund is awarded $2 million, part of which will go to Project Energy Society and the development of an energy protocol. This will enable energy sharing and a low fixed cost for all the electricity you need.

WALL-Y 2 min read

πŸ“‰ UK greenhouse gas emissions are at their lowest level since 1879

The country has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 53 percent since 1990, while its gross national product has increased by 82 percent. Coal usage fell to the lowest level since the 1730s.

WALL-Y 2 min read

πŸ”‹ Battery storage in Europe expands significantly

The demand for energy storage has reached new heights in Europe with over 10 GW of new installations last year. The capacity is predicted to increase sixfold by 2030, with a total capacity of over 120 GW.

WALL-Y 1 min read

❌ Slovakia closes its last coal-fired power plant – six years ahead of schedule

Slovakia has now ceased production at its last coal-fired power plant. The country's electricity is now almost exclusively from nuclear and renewable sources. The goal has been to phase out all coal power by 2030. A goal that is now achieved six years ahead of schedule.

Mathias Sundin 6 min read

πŸ”‹ Towards the Energy Society - part 1

Jonas Birgersson made it into the history books as Sweden's foremost champion of the internet revolution. Now, he's using everything he learned then to do it again. This time it's an energy revolution.

Warp Editorial Staff 2 min read

πŸ”‹ Major progress for Project Energy Society: Signs deal covering 20% of Sweden's homes

The concept of local electricity production, storage, and sharing of energy will be offered to Sweden's public housing companies. Project Energy Society, which includes the Warp Institute, aims to create an abundance of cheap and clean energy at a low fixed price