When you think Harley-Davidson, you think… sustainability? - Harley begins production of an electric motorcycle.
Harley-Davidson today released that it will produce a full-size, electric motorcycle. This, as the latest development in sustainable technologies, demonstrates that major brands in vehicle manufacturing see EVs as the way of the future, and will begin production to spur demand from their customers. Most 2-wheeled EVs currently in ma...
SolarCity announced today that it has agreed to acquire solar panel manufacturer Silevo, with the intent of constructing a manufacturing plant capable of producing 1 GW of panels per year, one of the largest on the planet. The release continues, indicating that SolarCity intends to build a follow on plant with a minimum of 10 GW of ...
Tesla has promised it will not enforce its mountain of electric car patents against anyone producing electric vehicles “in good faith”. This surprise move is consistent with Tesla’s narrative, as well as having definite strategic benefits which position the world’s premier electric vehicle manufacturer very well if other companies t...
Big data is the buzzword for data sets too large and complex to be analyzed efficiently using conventional tools. The ability of humans to measure and analyze more and more of our surroundings has created opportunities for control and optimization never before imagined and created markets that serve the new need to understand and use these massive ...
Offshore Technology Conference 2014: Digital Transformation and Solution Innovation becomes the Unique Differentiation Factor
A bunch of analysts from Frost & Sullivan attended the yearly OTC event at Reliant Park in Houston. This is my second year to the event and nothing stops me from being pleasantly surprised once again. Clearly, a difference we saw was the force and the empowered solution-selling by all automation companies we met - ABB, Siemens, Yokogawa, Emerson Pr...
The Chinese ecommerce titan, Alibaba, has planned an IPO that is all but guaranteed to be the financial event of the year. Valued at a whopping $168 billion, the sale of a 12% stake is estimated to raise $20.16 billion, making Alibaba’s the largest IPO ever, beating the current record holder, Visa, by $500 million, and Facebook’s much lauded IPO by...
By Farah Saeed, Principal Consultant As few of you may have noticed I finally upon some reluctance decided to jump the bandwagon and got myself a Twitter account @farahsaee (hint hint). Now with some few followers I can finally say, I know what hash tag means, including #ActOnClimate. This week the U.S. government took a step in the right directi...
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