The platform uses the Peltier effect, which has been identified as a sustainable alternative to conventional refrigerant-dependent cooling systems.
The new heat pumps, the AquaForce and AquaSnap, harness heat from ambient air and the ground, replacing fossil fuel boilers in heating applications.
The project will use non-lithium battery storage to house 5 megawatts, or 10 hours, of energy, and the system can store and deliver energy for two to three times longer per cycle than traditional lithium-ion technology.
The companies also say there is potential for a heat pump manufacturing center to be built in Morocco.
The company is one its way toward meeting goals to reduce carbon emissions and introduce new renewable energy-powered plants.
Engineers in Australia have harnessed the power of roasted used-coffee grounds to fortify concrete, simultaneously offering a sustainable remedy for waste reduction and enhanced construction materials.
Open standards solutions for the building automation industry that integrate advanced technologies like digital twins, artificial intelligence, and edge computing will help fulfill sustainability promises that usher in effective energy and resource allocations.
The updated tools use AI and machine learning to provide businesses and individuals with localized data on sunlight distribution, air quality, and the presence of potential allergens.
The company is making big investments in Texas and South Carolina, where it is adding manufacturing.
In 2022, the partnership helped JoAnn’s more than 700 stores save more than $2.1 million in energy costs, equivalent to 11,700 metric tons of carbon dioxide.
The farm will provide energy for Meta's second data center in the state and will help maintain the company's 100% renewable energy-powered operations.
In a significant stride toward energy efficiency and sustainability, researchers from Stanford University have unveiled a groundbreaking advancement in the realm of building insulation.