Metal 3D printer

Metal 3D Printers Will Have Massive Implications

3D printing technology has already shown the world that a fairly small desktop appliance can pop out a number of elaborate items. However, it has been limited to certain materials. Metal 3D printing has historically been cost prohibitive, but now the cost of it has fallen to 1/20th of what it used to be thanks…

Tesla Gets Electric Semi-Truck Orders From PepsiCo And Anheuser-Busch

Tesla has received reservations for their electric Semi trucks from PepsiCo and Anheuser-Busch (the manufacturer of Budweiser beverages), shortly after the first iteration of it was launched. PepsiCo reserved 100 of them, to be exact. The Tesla Semi trucks won’t be delivered for another two years, as they are still in the pre-production stage. Each…

Google Uses Anti-Poaching Technology To Curb Overfishing

Google Inc has allowed the free use of their Global Fishing Watch tool launched in collaboration with the conservation organizations SkyTruth and Oceana to expose illegal fishing activities. This system is already capable of tracking more than 3,000 vessels equipped with automatic identification systems (AIS), and that number will increase as many more satellites are commissioned.…

San Diego Airport Receives The First LEED Platinum Certification

Originally published on Green Building Elements By Nicholas Brown. NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group guided a Green Build terminal expansion at SDIA (San Diego International Airport), earning it a LEED (Leadership In Energy And Environmental Design) Platinum certification from the US Green Building Council (USGBC®), which is the highest LEED certification there is. That means that relatively…