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TrustPoint has raised $2 million for a GPS replacement

TrustPoint Inc., a company that is working on a GNSS (global navigation satellite system), has received $2 million in preliminary funding from DCVC. TrustPoint wants to increase its technical team,…

How to save money on electric vehicles – and where to find the best-used deals

The price of gasoline has made electric vehicles more enticing than ever, but the cost of one may be deterring you from making the transition. A little-known tax benefit could…

Companies that deal with conventional energy Shift to Renewable Energy

How will traditional energy firms compete as the globe moves away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy sources? As part of the Energy Transition sequence, McDermott Will & Emery…

In the face of Europe’s energy crisis, France is betting on more nuclear power

President Emmanuel Macron is set to approve a group of nuclear reactors, as Europe’s energy crisis rekindles interest in the contentious power source in France. France is a nuclear power…

Ireland’s first offshore wind auction is underway

The Department of the Environment, Climate, and Communications in the Republic of Ireland today launched a public consultation on the country’s first auction to supply electricity from the offshore wind…

Honda is developing a reusable rocket for low-earth orbit satellites

Honda, a Japanese automaker, is working on an essentially reusable launch vehicle for tiny satellites, with a test launch scheduled for 2030. The business announced the proposal on September 30,…

Maxar aims to meet the demand for accurate 3D mapping for the self-driving vehicles

Access to highly exact 3D maps of the Earth, that enable cars to be able to detect objects and travel safely in unknown terrain, is currently a technology deficit in…

The development of ‘carbon-neutral’ hydrocarbons

Energy buyers are paying top dollar for natural gas cargoes that are packaged with carbon offsets and labeled as “carbon neutral,” part of a rising trend that market players hope…

In California, the Earth-monitoring Landsat 9 spacecraft is launched

The newest in a succession of US satellites that have been recording human and natural changes on the Earth’s surface for decades was deployed into orbit from California, ensuring continuing…

Lynk shows off a global satellite connection for regular phones and is getting ready to go commercial

The days of “no signal” may be numbered, thanks to Lynk’s satellite network, which allows any modern phone to exchange data instantaneously with a satellite overhead, without the need for…