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A.P. Moeller-Maersk AS is stepping back from buying new vessels as the Danish shipping giant focuses on controlling costs and targets its growth efforts to inland logistics rather than oceangoing trade.

While smartphones, smart homes and even smart wearables are growing ever more advanced, they're still limited by power.

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has bought an 8% stake in logistics company Delhivery Pvt. Ltd for $115 million from an existing investor, the company said on Monday. The name of the seller was, however, not disclosed. Canada’s largest pen

Nigerian freight logistics startup Kobo360 has raised a $20 million Series A round led by Goldman Sachs and $10 million in working capital financing from Nigerian commercial banks.

Ezyhaul's platform allows clients to make online bookings for domestic and cross-border transportation services. Singapore-headquartered logistics tech startup Ezyhaul today

NEW YORK -Beijing-based logistics robotics startup Geek+ has raised $150 million in its Series C1 financing as it looks to bring automation to warehouses worldwide, the company said Wednesday.

Rivigo, a tech startup in India that wants to build a more reliable and safer logistics network, has raised $65 million as major investors continue to place big bet on opportunities in overhauling trucking system in the country.

In April, a new all-electric BYD e1 entered the Chinese market with 1,157 sales In April BYD sold in China 22,735 plug-in electric cars, which is 73.5% more than year ago at 62% share out of its overall sales results (36,563). The brand in on the rise

The 21st century is emerging as the AI and 3D age. Construction giants are quickly realizing the potential of 3D technologies and their impact on the future of construction.More and more companies are starting up in the sector to create new, innovative p

Global investors are pouring increasing amounts of capital into China’s startup ecosystem, with nearly 30 percent of global VC directed into Chinese startups in 2018. Three Chinese internet giants—Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent

As more consumers shop online, retailers need capacity to ship products across the country — particularly as they battle e-

Reaching the $1 billion valuation is a dream of every startup. Not many have achieved this goal – precisely, around 0.07% of all venture-backed startups belong to this club. The point is that they are rare and as everything else rare, it is attractive, ex

India’s trucking system has a big inefficiency problem that continues to drag the economy. BlackBuck, one of the handful of logistics startups that is trying to overhaul this system,

KeepTruckin, a developer of hardware and software that helps truck drivers manage their vehicles and cargo, has raised $149 million in Series D funding. Greenoaks Capital has led the round, with participation from existing backers GV, IVP, Index Venture

Mini Autonomous Vehicle Competition will be held in Ankara, Bilkent Cyberpark on 13 April, 2019. Attended teams went through an intensive training process in deep-learning algorithms before. Special production 1:10 scale

Zinka Logistics Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates business-to-business (B2B) technology-enabled logistics startup BlackBuck, has raised $36.07 million (Rs 249.78 crore at the current exchange rate) as part of an ongoing funding round. Venture capital

NVIDIA announced the Jetson Nano Developer Kit and JetBot at the 2019 NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference (GTC), a $99 computer available now for embedded designers, researchers, and DIY makers, delivering the

Gurugram-based logistics company Delhivery Pvt. Ltd has confirmed that it raised $413 million (Rs 2,890 crore) in a funding round led by the SoftBank Vision Fund. The company said in a statement private equity firm Carlyle and China's Fosun Internationa

Since launching in the US two years ago, Uber Freight has worked to revitalize the trucking industry and bring new opportunities to the entire logistics ecosystem. The Uber Freight app connects trucking companies of any size with loads to haul, giving dr

Delhivery's valuation from the last round of funding has now almost trebled to $1.6 billion from around $634 million. Logistics startup Delhivery has been charting a unique course for itself leaving others in the sector far behind. Even otherwise, in the

Over 57 million people in the U.S. have a “side hustle,” according to a recent Gallup poll, and a good chunk of those gig economy workers spend their off hours ferrying boxes to doorsteps through TaskRabbit, Postmates, or Amazon Flex. (McKinsey estimates

Of all the new technologies that we have experienced, especially in this century, the one that has created the most disruption in how we live and do business must be the smartphone. According to Iflexion, when you enhance enterprise mobile app development

Lalamove,  a Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics startup, has closed a $300 million Series D round as it seeks expansion across Asia. In doing so, the company has officially entered the unicorn club.

Clutter, a tech storage startup that lets clients store extra stuff without actually leaving their house, has raised $200 million in Series D funding led by the SoftBank Vision Fund alongside VC heavyweights Sequoia, Atomico, GV, Fifth Wall and Four River

London-headquartered last-mile delivery startup Quiqup has raised $13 million (£10 million) in its latest funding round, the startup announced yesterday adding that it plans to use the investment to fuel its expansion across MENA region.

Softbank has decided to invest in yet another newer technology frontier,as it leads a fresh $940 Million round into Nuro.

FourKites, the predictive supply chain visibility platform, announced on February 5 that it had raised $50 million in its Series C financing, led by existing investors August Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, CEAS Investments and Hyde Park Angels. With this

Next Trucking (Next), a logistics platform that matches carriers with shippers, has raised $97 million in a series C round of funding led by Brookfield, with participation from Sequoia Capital and GLP, among others. Founded in 2015, Next is essentially

Stockholm-based logistics startup Airmee has just gone through a capital infusion of €3.7 million. The funding round has been led by venture capital firm Alfvén & Didrikson.

PrintBrush™ XDR is Reshaping The Future of Printing Technologies PrintBrush™ XDR is a first-of-its-kind color inkjet printer for smartphones. The press has called the printer a “Magic Wand for printing” and it is now in pilot production after many year

Cogoport is India’s online international freight exchange platform launched in 2016 and started to make their operations in February 2017. Being a technology based platform, it provides efficient cost solutions to exporters and importers in both ocean fre

Ecommerce logistics company Delhivery may join the unicorn club after the fresh round of funding SoftBank is set to emerge as Delhivery's largest investor The funding includes additional secondary transactions estimated at $100 Mn

Amsterdam-based logistics startup Quicargo that connects empty trucks with companies that need them has raised €3 million in a funding round led by SLJ Investment Partners.

Started as bootstrapped firm, LetsTransport has bagged a funding of $12 million in Series B round led by Fosun RZ Capital.

Amazon is partnering with startup CargoX on a pilot program that will use bulletproof trucks for the delivery of expensive goods in Brazil.

BlackBuck, an online marketplace for logistics transactions, has raised $27.3 Mn (INR 202 Cr), thereby marking the entrance of Sequoia Capital as an investor in the Bengaluru-based startup.

Digital freight-booking startup Convoy raised $185 million in a funding round led by an investment arm of Google parent company

In their fifth round of funding, Brazil-based freight broker CargoX has raised an additional $60 million

Seattle-based startup Livible has raised an additional $16 million in funding to fuel a nationwide expansion of its storage service.

Hong Kong-headquartered last-mile delivery startup GoGoVan on Friday announced that it has raised $250 million in the first phase of an ongoing funding round led by venture capital firm InnoVision Capital.

An app touted as the “Uber for tow trucks” has raised $24 million in a new round of funding overnight as insurance companies look to capitalise on an idea that could change the entire industry

Every business is moving toward creating more than one mobile app for their business. Let’s see how mobile apps help industries to succeed

FreightWaves, a fast-growing startup drawing attention for its data analytics and content platform, focused on the freight market, has closed an oversubscribed Series A round of $13 million.

Federico Vega, CargoX founder and CEO, talks about disrupting the way truckers do business in Brazil by making the freight market more efficient.

SenseTime and Pine Labs scored big in their latest funding rounds, Alibaba promised to drive down logistics costs, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation backed a dairy industry tech startup.

Today, we are excited to announce a new program that will unlock business opportunities for small carriers and owner-operators, helping them access more loads and spend more time with their trucks full

Same-day last mile shipping; one of businesses' biggest expense and challenge

Convoy has built what the company calls "the largest technology-connected network of small trucking companies in the country."

In our modern era, we may assume that electric cars are new technology. Tesla vehicles are certainly cutting-edge automobiles, right? But there was a period in America a long time ago when about 30% of all cars were electric.

Diess said. “In just a few years’ time, then, across all brands and regions, we aim to put the world’s largest fleet of electric vehicles on the road.”

Full-service global freight forwarder and logistics platform startup, Flexport, announced today it has raised $100 million in funding from SF Express

Full Truck Alliance Group, China’s biggest app for Uber-like truck services, raised $1.9 billion in funding to fuel its expansion, people familiar with the matter said.

Kalmar has revised its vision for Port 2060 and is launching a new video to depict how the sustainable future of cargo handling will look like in the year 2060

Fully solar electric boat designed by Soel Yachts, SoelCat 12, takes their guests on a truly sustainable and noise-free tour in the lagoon

Partnership offers overseas customers, seeking a one-stop logistics solution, a seamless platform from Asia through key West Coast ports and onto final distribution destinations throughout the U.S.

Cheaper gas, discounts on new and used trucks, and more

The lithium-ion battery is growing to power the electric car era, but solid-state batteries are incoming

Convoy is trucking along. The Seattle startup now has more than 225 employees and 100,000 truckers on its platform that matches truck drivers with available jobs

How trucks, tractors, buses and ambulances are going electric.

"..the change that the logistics industry will experience over the next decade will be the most significant one that it has ever seen.."

Toyota’s e-Palette concept and alliance that includes names as Amazon, DiDi, Mazda, Pizza Hut and Uber has grabbed attention in this year’s Consumer Electronics Show.

FourKites Inc., a startup that tracks freight shipments in real time, said it has raised $35 million to expand its operations abroad and improve its ability to predict shipping times.. Recent deals include agreements to track supply chain for Unilever PLC

In order for solar energy to fulfill its much-hyped potential and replace "dirty" energy, better storage solutions are critical

NEXT Trucking announced a $21M series B round of financing to expand the “trucker-centric” online freight marketplace it launched two years ago

Autonomous cars have captured the imagination of the automobile industry and the consumer for decades... The AI model used to enable these prototypes relies on a 'deep learning' process that requires human input of annotated data

India's logistics and supply chain sector has witnessed two big moves by the government - implementing GST and giving infrastructure status to the sector in 2017...

Gurugram based logistics startup Rivigo might have broken into the Unicorn club with its latest $50 Mn Series D funding round...

Now you can add Overhaul, a freight security software startup, to the list of local transportation tech companies...

Trucking generated $676.2 billion in 2016, or nearly 80 percent of the nation’s freight bill, according to the American Trucking Association Trucks also moved over 70 percent of all domestic freight tonnage...

Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com’s logistics subsidiary, JD Logistics, has led a RMB150 million (US$23 million) financing round in truck logistics firm Fuyoukache to strengthen its capabilities...

Alibaba seems to be stepping up its investment game in India with its decision to invest up to $100 million in Indian logistics startup, Xpress Bees

The digital forwarding company InstaFreight closed a Series A funding round of €8 million from a unnamed private investment company

TIRPORT, a startup from Istanbul, understands the market potential and believes it can bring change to a system that urgently needs a revamp to stay ahead of times...

FreightHub, Europe’s first fully digital freight forwarder, has raised a $20 million Series A round just 1.5 years after its market launch. This represents the biggest Series A financing round for a logistics startup in Europe to date

SolarCity has begun holding workforce information sessions in Buffalo, New York as it gears up to hire nearly 1,500 workers for its $900 million solar panel factory located at Riverbend.

NASA has developed a new tool that individuals and communities can use to determine the precise impacts that sea level rise will have on individual coastal cities

The ‘Uber’ for trucks and UAE based TruKKer raises $1.4M seed round led by RAED ventures along with Riyad Taqnia Fund...

“Uber for freight.” “On-demand trucking.” Call it what you want, but the race to develop mobile apps to match an available truck with a pending load is heating up—and the players are well-funded and looking to stand out in an already saturated market.

Freight forwarding startup Flexport has raised more than $200M to take on the entire global shipping industry, while fending off other new entrants such as Amazon

Sunlight + Air = Water. It’s a befuddling equation, but it’s at the heart of a new solar hydropanel developed by Arizona-based startup Zero Mass Water

Tesla just unveiled its new electric 500-mile-range Semi Truck, which could revolutionize the transportation world

Launched in 2015, clean-tech startup ThinkPhi has conceived and constructed a sustainably engineered product that purifies water while simultaneously creating energy

Tents, sun shades, and canopies could generate renewable energy with Norway-based Tarpon Solar‘s photovoltaic canvas

Together with MIT, Italian carmaker Lamborghini developed a new electric supercar that can also store energy

Huochebang and Yunmanman, China’s two biggest apps for Uber-like truck services, have agreed to merge, creating a company valued at more than $2 billion

Tiger Management Corp. has led a US$120 million D3 round in Yunmanman, a freight transportation and logistics mobile app operator in China, according to Chinese media reports

On Friday, Sept. 1, Niagara was ready to send 127 truckloads with 4.8 million bottles of water into Houston. The problem was finding the capacity to haul those loads on what was a late Friday afternoon in Texas in the wake of a hurricane

Researchers at Imperial College London just created incredible energy-harvesting wallpaper by inkjet-printing circuitry and cyanobacteria on paper

Load-Me, the first and only online transporter’s marketplace in the Middle East, is becoming the Uber for trucks by using the power of internet combined with GPS tracking...

The innovative team behind NYC’s Low Line have designed advanced solar technology that allows plant life to thrive deep underground

The brewer of Budweiser and more than 100 other brands of beer and ale is partnering with Convoy.com, a technology-enabled trucking marketplace that connects shippers to truckers

Jeff Holden, head of product at Uber, announced that the company has signed a Space Act Agreement with NASA to design and enact an air traffic control system for its prospective flying taxi fleet

DHL plans to introduce internet-connected trucks and emulate logistics start-up Rivigo’s driver relay model to improve customer experience and increase efficiency

Remember Sony‘s Aibo pet robot that debuted in 1999? Well, the company just launched a new-and-improved version in Japan today and it uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to develop a personality over time

Buckle your seat belt! Volkswagen, on a mission to become a top producer of electric vehicles, is proving itself by developing an electric race car which will be entered in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in 2018

CargoX, a leading technology company that offers trucking services for corporations, today announced it has secured a $20M Series C Round Funding to accelerate its technology development

Tiger Global and Accel Partners-backed Zinka Logistics Pvt. Ltd, which operates online marketplace for logistics BlackBuck, has bought back shares from employees..

Deliveroo, the London headquartered restaurant food delivery startup, has raised $385 million in new funding, giving it a valuation of “over $2 billion,” according to the company...

Guiyang Huochebang Technology Co Ltd, or Truck Alliance for short, is one of 55 startups in China worth more than $1 billion

“How do you get infinitely available capacity and zero waste?” The solution, Convoy CEO Dan Lewis believes, will come from the automation of freight brokerage services and the willingness of truckers to embrace them.

Locus helps tech-based enterprises to manage their deliveries. It offers features like automated smart dispatches, tracking, fleet visualisation, proprietary geocoder and proprietary route deviation engine.

An online retailer has opened the largest 'smart warehouse' in China manned by 60 cutting-edge robots...

Chinese venture capital firm Gobi Partners has led a $14.5 million series A round in Deliveree, a logistics platform startup that covers metro areas in Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines

Total Quality Logistics, the nation’s second largest freight brokerage firm, last week launched the TQL Carrier Dashboard, the company’s new web portal and free mobile app exclusively for carriers

Airbus announced they just finished their first full-scale testing for the CityAirbus’ propulsion system, describing the testing phase as successful...

After a pivot and months of speculation about the future of car valet and concierge startup Luxe, the company has finally found a home. Today, automaker Volvo Cars announced that it is acquiring the startup...

Flexport, the shipping logistics company that launched in San Francisco just four years ago, is set to close a $110 million Series C funding round...

Deutsche Post DHL’s digital freight platform Saloodo expanded into the United Kingdom, marking another step forward in the freight forwarding industry’s march into the technology age...

Alibaba is getting serious about logistics after it agreed to invest RMB 5.3 billion ($807 million) in order to take majority ownership in subsidiary company Cainiao...

Doft announces $50M ICO to its user community in its strive to innovate the inefficient trucking industry...

Photonic computers could run 20 times quicker than today’s laptops if microchips could process data in speedy photons...

Farming may not be the first industry that comes to mind when we think of technological advancement, but that's changing fast...

The EQ fortwo concept is Smart’s vision of a future in which autonomous cars can improve the car-sharing experience in urban cities...

A New system, developed by Semcon in collaboration with seven other companies, has shown that vehicles could soon be transported through the logistics chain without a driver. The new research project, called “Born to Drive”...

Digital logistics provides competitive advantage, efficiency and profitability to the companies by improving supply chain, providing customer effective centric solutions and enhancing efficiency...

MacroPoint, a freight-tracking platform company based in Independence, has been acquired by Descartes Systems Group for $107 million, the company announced...

Two of the world’s leading renewable energy giants are teaming up to work towards a sustainable energy future. Vestas, the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturer, is working on a global program to combine wind power with batteries...

Iowa will be the site of a new Apple data center powered entirely by renewable energy. The company is investing $1.375 billion in constructing a facility in Waukee, including purchasing 2,000 acres of land..

Israeli startup StoreDot has raised $60 million in a funding round led by automotive giant Daimler Trucks. StoreDot, which develops fast-charging batteries for mobile devices, electric vehicles and LCD displays, will power Daimler’s electric trucks..

Last year, trucking startups hauled more than $750 million over 55 deals. This year, the pace for deal-making is a little slower, but size of the deals is bigger...

Imagine some time in the not-so-distant future. After making your way to the nearest community landing strip, you’ll pull out your phone, and, with a single tap, hail the closest air taxi to take you to your chosen destination

Japanese trading house Sumitomo Corporation has made a million-dollar investment in New York-based Transfix. The investment was made through Sumitomo’s subsidiary Sumitomo Corporation of Americas

Last-mile logistics provider Ninja Van is raising at least $60 million in its latest fundraising round as the Singapore-based company charts an aggressive expansion in key regional markets.

Forget the stodgy, conservative image that once clung to the trucking industry. Thanks to the digital revolution sweeping across this industry, truck tech is hot

The global freight forwarding market has grown by 2.7% since last year, but owing to excess capacity issues and lower oil prices, rates continue to fall in both air and sea freight...

Hong Kong logistics company GoGoVan has agreed to a merger with 58 Suyun, creating the city’s first start-up worth more than US$1 billion..

BlackBuck works with 500 companies, boasting of some 120,000 freight and logistics partners operating in 300 locations

There’s a new building block in town, and it generates its own clean energy. Researchers from Exeter University developed glass blocks that are embedded with small solar cells. Blocks do generate energy and provide thermal insulation

What if you could sit outside in the shade all day without ever having to move your umbrella? That’s the vision ShadeCraft brings to life with Sunflower; the world’s first autonomous robotic shade that tracks the sun

Do you love solar panels, but hate the color blue? You’re in luck, researchers in the Netherlands have developed a process for making conventional solar panels bright green..

Dara Khosrowshahi may need to divest his shares in freight startup Convoy if he accepts the CEO role at Uber...

The first trials of automated lorry convoys on Britain’s roads will take place by the end of next year in a move that road chiefs said could clear the way for driverless cars

Huochebang, an Uber-type service for trucks, now works with over 3.7 million trucks in China, using a cloud-based logistics platform...

All-Stars Investment Ltd., an alternative investment firm focused on the Internet and consumer sectors in Greater China, has led a US$56 million series B-3 round in Huochebang, a Uber-like truck logistics start-up.

Back in 2013, Elon Musk detailed his vision for a futuristic mode of transportation called the hyperloop. Musk graciously shared his research with the public, because he had no intention of developing the invention – but that’s all changing now

The floating pedestrian bridge can sail along rivers and oceans like a boat. Designer Margot Krasojevic conceived the bridge as a flexible structure that can be folded, stacked and expanded

The first floating solar (FPV) power plant in Turkey was officially operational on August 4, 2017 as part of a testing phase that could lead to a significant number of systems installed on reservoir, lakes

A startup backed by Tony Fadell, one of the fathers of the Apple iPod, plans to announce Wednesday it is working with Samsung Electronics, Foxconn parent Hon Hai Precision Industry and others on a new way for mobile phones

The energy facility, which comprises over 160,000 solar panels spreading over 86 hectares of water surface, was launched in the city of Huainan in the Anhui province in China, according to local media.

When we think of drones, most of us picture the selfie-taking, novelty video-making robots buzzing around tourist spots. But for one group of villagers in Myanmar, drones are providing a much more important service: an Irish startup is using them to help

“The acceptance for logistics start-ups is increasing. Investors are realizing that Europe offers tremendous opportunities. The market is huge and still not distributed,” says Lafrenz, CEO and founder of Cargonexx

Convoy cofounders Grant Goodale and Dan Lewis want to connect America's truckers to clients by app...

Logistics technology startup Transfix has raised another $42 million in funding from the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and other partners...

The balloon is made of lightweight polyurethane coated nylon. The air inside the balloon is heated by the sun instead of a propane burner, causing it to rise...

The station uses floating photovoltaic cells to collect sunlight during the day and makes use of hydroelectric power at night and during peak hours...

This year, TAL will focus specifically on the following areas within the main topic: flexible digitization of production, planning, traceability, digital management of material flows...

The Panda Power Plant in Datong, China is shaped like the country’s treasured animal – and the first phase offers 50 megawatts (MW) of clean energy...

Desalination is an important component of Singapore’s water supply – and the island country has a new desalination plant in the works decked out with green features...

From trucking to e-commerce logistics to enterprise resource planning, tech startups are disrupting the supply chain and logistics industry...

Piggyback transportation, where for example, a truck is transported on a train, is becoming a new way to address China's logistics woes in the era of big data...

The future of boating is electric – and silent. That’s what Dutch company Soel Yachts says, and they’re bringing electric travel to the seas with their SoelCat 12...

Deals with trucking start-ups reached a record high in 2016, with 55 deals worth more than $750 million in aggregate. Trucking tech start-ups have raised $478 million across 21 deals during the first half of this year...

Drone startups transforming unstructured environments are reshaping the ways we collect data, transport goods, and protect our property...

China's "Uber for trucks", having acquired a $1 billion valuation and more than 3.7 million users on its platform, is now looking at potential overseas markets including India..

Maximize yields and minimize costs with drone mapping. Fly and capture images using any DJI drone. Designed for use on the farm, by anyone...

China has announced that the largest floating photovoltaic (PV) facility on earth has finally been completed and connected to the local power grid...

Lake Chad in Africa spanned over 770,000 square miles in 50,000 B.C., according to Cameroon-based architecture firm Hermann Kamte & Associates (HKA)...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced a new product called Google Lens that amounts to an entirely new way of searching the internet: through your camera...

PE's list of the world's largest photovoltaic power stations Currently the largest solar power project in the world, two co-located plants in the Kern and Los Angeles counties in California make up the 579MW capacity Solar Star project.

After months of operating in stealth mode, the San Francisco company best known for its ride-hailing service took the wraps off Uber Freight, a cloud-based, on-demand, full truck-load freight brokerage on Thursday...

What if your window blinds could power your home in addition to shading its rooms? That’s the idea behind SolarGaps’ new solar blinds...

Uber Technologies Inc hired the team behind a Chicago transportation brokerage last fall as part of an effort to break into the long-haul trucking industry...

The world has changed profoundly over the last couple of years. New technologies stride ahead, changing our lifestyle and also evolving many business models. The concept of Industry 4.0 becomes more and more important in intralogistics...

The computer-chip giant will enter the self-driving-car market with a $15.3 billion acquisition of the Israeli company...

China's Uber-type service for trucks Guiyang Huochebang Technology Co Ltd, also known as the Truck Alliance, said on Tuesday that it had raised $156 million in series B-2 funding, led by Baidu Capital, the investment arm of Baidu Inc...

The stretch of highway that features the bike lanes, which run down its center in between the two guard rails, connects the towns of Daejeon and Sejong (around 20 miles / 32 km apart)...

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Company has secured the $422m (SAR1.5bn) construction contract for a seawater reverse osmosis desalination (SWRO) plant, in Shuaibah, Saudi Arabia.

What does the "uberization" of personal transport and other services portend for the container shipping industry and terminals?

March 20 - The Kalyon - Hanwha Group consortium won Turkey’s tender for a 1-GW solar park in Karapınar today, offering a power take-off price of USD 0.0699 (EUR 0.065) per kWh...

Solar power may be useful for making hydrogen to power automobiles. Car companies around the world are working on electric cars that get their electricity from hydrogen fuel cells...

A Swiss-based charity, Race For Water Foundation, wants to turn the PlanetSolar catamaran into a floating display of emerging hydrogen technologies...

Freightos, a startup that wants to digitize more of the international logistics process, announced today that it has raised a $25 million Series B extension round led by GE Ventures, General Electrics’ venture capital arm...

South Australia is about to get a huge clean energy boost with a $1 billion solar farm. The farm will pump and store 300MW and 100MW of clean energy respectively...

Turvo, a two-year-old, Sunnyvale, Ca.-based company, is emerging today with an idea so ambitious that investors have provided it with $25 million in Series A funding to chase it...

Who are the Logistics Startups that will mark the future of the logistics industry in the world? Here are 12 logistics operation management startups in 9 countries that could be the billion-dollar unicorns of future...

The future of Robotics has been set out, the power of advanced mobile processors have been unlocked that enable inventors to come up with cutting-edge AI algorithms...

Delhivery – the logistics startup which was in talks to raise $100 million capital, has today announced that it has secured the said funding in a latest round...

BlackBuck, a startup that is digitizing logistics and cross-country freighting in India, has closed out a $70 million Series C round...

Google can tell you if your house gets enough sunlight for you to go solar. Project Sunroof uses imagery from Google Maps and Google Earth along with 3D modeling of your roof...

Think solar power for your home isn’t an option? It just may be with Smartflower. For those who are renting or don’t have enough sun exposure on the roof, there just might be a solar solution for powering your home after all...

Showcasing what could be the future of human transportation, Airbus and Italdesign unveiled their Pop.Up concept vehicle at the Geneva Motor Show yesterday – a modular ground and air transport system...

A increased investment in a range of energy efficiency and low-carbon initiatives, including an agreement to source 100% electricity from renewable sources...

Myfood is pursuing the vision that everyone should be able to grow their own produce locally. To that end, they’ve come up with small family greenhouses powered by the sun that can function off-grid...

Tamarugal project expected to theoretically generate 2,600 GWh of electricity annually...

NTPC started power generation from India’s largest floating solar power plant at Kayamkulam in Kerala...

Tesla offers the Powerpack, a massive battery that can store electricity during the day when supply is abundant, and discharge it when demand goes up after the sun goes down...

Chinese truck logistics startup Fuyoukache has raised $36 million (RMB250 million) in a Series C financing round led by Legend Capital, as per a China Money Network report...

REN Renewable Energy (EREN RE) and its partner African Energy Management Platform (AEMP), have signed a 15-year power purchase agreement with IAMGOLD...

Component supplier Ibiden is the first company in Japan to pledge it will power all of its Apple manufacturing with 100 percent renewable energy — a new milestone for Apple and Japan...

Abu Dhabi's government-owned power utility aims to close a financing package for a 3.2 billion dirham ($872 million) solar power plant, which will be the world's largest, in April, a senior official at the utility said on Sunday...

Doft, a new solution aimed at helping America’s 400,000 or so freelance and owner-operator truckers find work, has officially launched nationwide...

The co-founder of energy management group Reposit Power says he is building a virtual power station one battery at a time and "big power" companies take him on at their peril...

Amazon is installing solar panels on 15 fulfillment centers this year, enough to generate up to 41 megawatts of power, and plans to expand to 50 of its sites by 2020...

China is home to the world’s largest solar farm, which is so immense, it is visible from space. With around four million solar panels, Longyangxia Dam Solar Park has a capacity of 850 megawatts...

Global logistics company DB Schenker reportedly is taking a $25 million stake in U.S.-based uShip, which uses online technology to match freight shippers and carriers...

Dubai is showing that not only does it want its energy to be cleaner but also bigger it’s building the world’s largest concentrated solar plant(CSP)...

A new building in Copenhagen is covered by 12,000 colourful solar tiles, making it one of the largest building-integrated solar power plants in Denmark..

In a beautiful marriage of form and function, architect and designer, Carlo Ratti has created a light-reflecting canopy that both creates shade and directs sunlight to a photovoltaic panel where it generates electricity...

Small, lightweight, flexible: these attributes when applied to solar cells hint at a far-off clean-poweredfuture to come. But Sandia National Laboratories is now one step closer to seeing the tiny bendy solar cells...

Solar power comes in various forms and not only is it by far more efficient than fossil fuels, but it’s also much healthier for ourselves, our wildlife and the environment...

One of the trends most keenly being followed by transportation managers at manufacturing companies both large and small is the so-called “Uberization” of trucking...

If you’re alarmed by reports of dwindling water supplies across the globe, there has never been a better time to take matters into your own hands. SunGlacier founder Ap Verheggen, who has spent the better part of the last decade designing devices...

The San Antonio Water System officially opened on Friday its desalination plant that will pull water from the salty Wilcox Aquifer. It’s one of the largest inland desalination plants in the country...

Apple and Nevada energy company NV Energy today announced a new agreement that will see the two partnering to build 200 megawatts of additional solar energy in Nevada by 2019...

CEO of smart-toy startup credits time in the Marine Corps Reserves for skills he took to the tech and toy industries. To Donald Coolidge, veterans are a lot like MBA students, which makes them great candidates for the startup space...

MyFirmsApp, a U.K.-based technology development company, has gotten the go-ahead to use the technology powering Amazon’s Alexa voice-based assistant to develop artificial intelligence apps for accounting...

According to the private sector of World’s Bank, logistics startup Blackbuck gets an investment of $10M (Rs 68 Crores) by International Finance Corporations (IFC) for a minority stake...

Work on the world’s largest solar park is set to move forward this month. Phase 3 of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai will add 800 megawatts (MW) of clean energy to the enormous solar park...

Tesla is making good on promises to invest and hire at its massive Gigafactory in Nevada. According to Electrek, the carmaker will spend $350 million and hire 500 workers...

ACWA Power is willing to invest in various renewable energy sources in Turkey and it is studying the 1-GW solar opportunity in Turkey’s Konya province, the Saudi Arabian firm’s CEO told Anadolu Agency (AA)...

Sierra Nevada Brewing company just installed 500 kilowatts/1 megawatt-hour of Tesla Powerpack batteries at its Chico, California brewery. The Powerpack energy storage system is being used by the craft beer maker for...

Imagine working out whilst floating down the River Seine enjoying the views of the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre.Finding a gym in Paris with a view to gaze at while burning off all those croissant-induced calories...

Why put a solar energy farm on water at all? “Water companies might not have a lot of land to build these on, but they have a lot of reservoirs,” says OST Energy director and co-founder Simon Turner...

Construction of the world’s first floating city may begin soon off the coast of Tahiti in French Polynesia. ABC News reports the country’s Government has signed an agreement with the USA’s Seasteading Institute and construction could commence in 2019...

Solar PV’s dynamism stems from its ability to take on different forms. An emerging application for the technology is seawater desalination using electricity generated through solar PV. The water desalination plant in Ghantoot, Abu Dhabi...

The VELUX Group has launched the project Model Home 2020. Their vision for climate-neutral buildings with a high level of liveability. This is part of a VELUX strategy to take an active part in developing sustainable buildings – the buildings of the...

A pioneering project has been launched which aims to design, build and sail the world's first full-sized, fully autonomous unmanned ship across the Atlantic Ocean...

It’s energy generated by turbines placed on the seabed to capture the kinetic energy of moving water. Atlantis, an Australian company listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Aim market, is currently building the world’s largest tidal-stream project, MeyGen.

Your future home could make electric bills a thing of the past, and even help you earn money in the process. Plus-energy homes are popping up around the world, generating more energy than they use...

The electric boats, called SeaBubbles, use hydrofoils to lift them out the water, reducing the drag to allow them to reach speed of up to 25 knots and creating a comfortable ride likened to a “magic carpet". 'Flying' water taxis powered by...

In 2017, a high-tech ocean vessel powered by the sun, wind and sea water will start a 6 year journey; during which it will visit 50 countries – including Australia. Originally built in Canada in 1983 by...

Novato and Sonoma based SolarCraft announced the completion of a 190 kW solar electric panel system at Robert Young Estate Vineyards & Winery in Geyserville...

Solarwave 64 combines a carbon composite hull design from Ned Ship's Dr. Orhan Celikkol and Michael Köhler's Solar Energy system to create a luxurious 64 foot catamaran that's capable of operating with zero emissions...

PiSolMan is an integrated electronic module designed to continuously power the Raspberry Pi Zero from a 12V battery and a solar panel. Matching the Raspberry Pi Zero dimensions, the 65x30.5mm board is also capable of providing...

Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based logistics on-demand service, has closed a $30 million Series B as it begins to consider a public listing. The company, which was founded as EasyVan three years ago...

Chinese companies plan to spend $1bn building a giant solar farm on land contaminated by the nuclear disaster in Ukraine, reports Climate News Network. It was the worst nuclear accident in history, directly causing the deaths of 50 people...

Ezyhaul, a Singapore head- quartered logtech (logistics-tech) startup, has just announced that it has raised S$1.2 million in seed funding from a group of undisclosed logistics industry leaders...

ANY sufficiently advanced technology, noted Arthur C. Clarke, a British science-fiction writer, is indistinguishable from magic. The fast-emerging technology of voice computing proves his point...

Live coverage from the year's biggest technology conference, the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The year in tech starts here.

THE SUN GOES UP, AND OIL GOES DOWN Last 2016, solar power saw a resurgence — from cheaper solar panels to innovative roofing for houses and cars, to solar powered roads, and even to powering an entire island. It seems we have entered a new age in solar..

Desalination is a process that removes minerals from saline water. More generally, desalination refers to the removal of salts and minerals from a target substance, as in soil desalination, which is an issue for agriculture.

Timelapse photography is fun, but complicated. For long-term projects, you need to feed power to the camera, and if you want your photos back, you need to rig up a data gathering solution. That changed when Enlaps came along...

A solar-panel powered coach, the first of its kind in Jan Shatabdi in Southern Railway, was flagged off on Thursday. The 4.8 kW solar PV panels have been mounted on a specially designed metallic structure to withstand wind velocity, vibration and...

Self-driving trucks are on the forefront of a slew of innovations set to reshape the supply chain industry. Companies are exploring automated vehicles, robotic manufacturing and distribution, so-called chatbot...

In sunny Israel, solar energy supplies only a small percentage of the nation's power needs, leaving it far behind countries with cloudier and colder climates. Now the fledgling solar power industry is...

Following earlier production tests, Tesla's Gigafactory is now pumping out Powerwall 2 and Powerpack 2 energy storage products at full speed, with Model 3 cell production set to follow next quarter. By 2018, it'll produce 35 GWh of lithium-ion cells per..

The world’s largest container shipping line Maersk has teamed up with the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to cut out the middleman.Chinese companies wanting to transport goods are now able to reserve space on Maersk vessels directly with Alibaba...

A California-based solar energy company called Sunflare is offering solar panels it hopes will help innovate the industry. After years of research and development, Sunflare says it’s the first company to successfully...

China will plough 2.5tn yuan (£292bn) into renewable power generation by 2020, the country’s energy agency has said, as the world’s largest energy market continues to shift away from dirty coal power towards cleaner fuels.

Truck Alliance, Inc., an online trucking logistics company that provides services to truckers and shippers in China, has earned the reputation “Uber for trucks” due to its similarity to the popular ride-hailing service.

SolarStratos, a Swiss startup, has unveiled an airplane that uses solar power to lift people to the edge of space and return them gently to earth. The company revealed its “solar plane”, a 28 foot-long aircraft that will be the first manned aircraft...

Areas with easy ocean access but extremely limited freshwater resources may someday be getting their clean water right from the sea, without the need for any external energy inputs to desalinate it, thanks to the team at SAROS Desalination.

This incredible farm makes tomato plants bloom in the desert using nothing more than sunlight and seawater. Needing no soil, fossil fuels, groundwater, or pesticides...

Uganda has launched a 19 million U.S. dollar solar power plant In the remote eastern district of Soroti, of the country. The project which is the largest in East Africa, is the latest addition to Uganda’s power generation plants, to feed its increasing...

Amazon legally delivered its first Prime order in the United Kingdom last week and is preparing to enter a pilot testing period for drone delivery in rural areas in the country in the coming weeks.

A one-kilometer-long stretch of road surfaced in solar panels has opened in the village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France on Thursday.

The emergence of uberization in logistics demonstrates that a new era of logistics is becoming reality; think of competitive real-time pricing and ultimate market transparency.

Bengaluru: State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has set up a 3.5-megawatt solar energy project to power its airport facility in the eastern suburb of this tech hub, said the defence behemoth on Friday.

The PUB has announced its choice of builder for Singapore's fourth desalination plant, which will allow it to boost treated sea water supply by nearly 25 per cent in 2020 and bring the Republic closer to self-sufficiency.

The green tech revolution has scored a major victory in the fight to power our cities. Las Vegas is one of the newest (and largest) urban areas to now run their entire city government by renewables, including a large portion coming from solar energy.

Truck Alliance Inc., a fairly new player in China’s estimated $1.6 trillion logistics industry, has raised an additional $115 million from a group of investors including the International Finance Corporation and All-Stars Investment Ltd.

E-commerce giant trying to compete in the $150 billion business of booking transportation

Maersk Line today launched a mobile app to manage and track cargo on the move. This app will allow users access to comprehensive information on shipments, track cargo in real time, check schedules, changes in destination and documentation.

Chief financial, strategy&transformation officer Jakob Stausholm said:“Our intent is to create a digital world of logistics.” APMM executives also provided more colour on the company’s reorganisation into two divisions: Transport&Logistics and Energy.

Startups are the spark that lights the engine of the U.S. economy. The most successful of them, companies like Airbnb, Uber, and Snapchat, change the way we live, travel and communicate.

The world’s largest and cheapest reverse-osmosis desalination plant is up and running in Israel. On a Mediterranean beach 10 miles south of Tel Aviv, Israel, a vast new industrial facility hums around the clock.

Reports are suggesting that Apple is developing an electric iCar to rival Tesla. Apple Inc., manufacturer of the ever so popular iMac, Macbook Pros, iPods and iPads, have been rumored to be developing a new smart car, codenamed Project Titan.

India’s push for solar power is gaining steam. At the end of November, the country turned on the world’s largest solar power plant spanning 10 km sq in Kamuthi in the state of Tamil Nadu. It packs 648 megawatts of power—nearly 100 more than California’s T

Ta'u, an island in American Samoa, has turned its nose at fossil fuels and is now almost 100 percent powered with solar panels and batteries thanks to technology from the newly combined Tesla and SolarCity.

Life in the South Pacific is rife with challenges: isolation, volatile weather, scarce economic opportunities and expensive energy.

Earth first. Elon Musk will get to conquering Mars and probably a few exoplanets later. Or at least that sure is how it feels these days, with Musk having all those skyward ambitions at the same time as he’s trying to get a finger in every sector...

Tracking Solar Adoption by America’s Top Companies It should be noted that all these companies are focused on shareholder value, and they wouldn’t invest in solar if they weren’t getting a return on that investment.

Overview Of The Solar Market Trends DNV GL conducts a solar survey every year to understand the solar market trends in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Recent Facts about PV in Germany Germany is leaving the fossil-nuclear age behind, paving the way for photovoltaics (PV) to play a significant role in a future shaped by sustainable power production.