Targeted demand response reduces price volatility of electric grid

Journal Reference: Kiyeob Lee, Xinbo Geng, S. Sivaranjani, Bainan Xia, Hao Ming, Srinivas Shakkottai, Le Xie. Targeted demand response for mitigating price volatility and enhancing grid reliability in synthetic Texas electricity markets. iScience, 2022; 25 (2): 103723 DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2021.103723 To reduce the energy load across the entirety of the state’s grid, traditional demand response studies … Read more

Pivotal battery discovery could impact transportation and the grid

Journal Reference: Gui-Liang Xu, Xiang Liu, Xinwei Zhou, Chen Zhao, Inhui Hwang, Amine Daali, Zhenzhen Yang, Yang Ren, Cheng-Jun Sun, Zonghai Chen, Yuzi Liu, Khalil Amine. Native lattice strain induced structural earthquake in sodium layered oxide cathodes. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-28052-x Battery-powered vehicles have made a significant dent in the transportation market. … Read more

Document-breaking, ultrafast devices step to protecting the grid from EMPs

Journal Reference: Luke Yates, Brendan P. Gunning, Mary H. Crawford, Jeffrey Steinfeldt, Michael L. Smith, Vincent M. Abate, Jeramy R. Dickerson, Andrew M. Armstrong, Andrew Binder, Andrew A. Allerman, Robert J. Kaplar. Demonstration of >6.0-kV Breakdown Voltage in Large Area Vertical GaN p-n Diodes With Step-Etched Junction Termination Extensions. IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 2022; … Read more

Safer, more powerful batteries for electric automobiles, power grid

Journal Reference: Alex M. Bates, Yuliya Preger, Loraine Torres-Castro, Katharine L. Harrison, Stephen J. Harris, John Hewson. Are solid-state batteries safer than lithium-ion batteries? Joule, 2022; DOI: 10.1016/j.joule.2022.02.007 A Sandia National Laboratories-led study, published on March 7 in the scientific journal Joule, tackled one of these challenges — a long-held assumption that adding some liquid … Read more

Grid Legends, la recensione |

Grid Legends la recensione Gazzettait

Grid Legends è l’ultima fatica di Codemasters, studio inglese dietro la serie Dirt, che tenta la strada Drive to Survive di Netflix. Ecco com’è andata. Grid Legends ha innovazioni che vale la pena celebrare. La più importante delle quali è la storyline ispirata a Netflix, raccontata con scene in live action, e una modalità carriera … Read more

GRID Legends game review

GRID Legends game review

GRID is back! Three years after the last episode and fourteen years after the launch of the Codemasters saga, the asphalt-specialized arcade racing game is discovering the latest generation consoles. Electronic Arts goes into publishing, which increases our expectations tenfold: that GRID Legends surpasses DiRT 5, the latest arcade component from Codemasters on the merits … Read more

How a smart electric grid will power our future

The largest ever simulation of its kind, modeled on the Texas power grid, concluded that consumers stand to save about 15 percent on their annual electric bill by partnering with utilities. In this system, consumers would coordinate with their electric utility operator to dynamically control big energy users, like heat pumps, water heaters and electric … Read more

Grid Legends, provato: il Drive to Survive dei videogiochi?

Grid Legends provato il Drive to Survive dei videogiochi

In vista del lancio previsto per il 25 febbraio, ha provato in anteprima la modalità storia Driven to Glory di Grid Legends. Ecco le prime impressioni. EA e Codemasters stanno per sfornare il secondo titolo successivo all’acquisizione della software house nota per l’attività nel mondo dei videogiochi automobilistici (il primo era stato F1 2021) … Read more