TECHNOLOGY - How Storage and Distribution Automation Are Edging Out Diesel in Some Locales
When you live in a small community in the middle of the forest, it’s understood that the power will go out from time to time. For the approximately 300 residents of Field, British Columbia, however, power outages are no longer an accepted fact of life in the mountains. The small village, deep in Yoho National Park in the Canadian Rockies, received a 1-megawatt sodium-sulfur battery bank from its utility, BC Hydro. The utility chose S&C to pr ...
http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/bc-hydro-mixes-e


TECHNOLOGY - Leak looks like the Xperia G, Sony's newest midrange phone
Sony's not really been his bag before, but ViziLeaks appears to have gotten hands on with one of the company's phones before its official debut at Mobile World Congress. Two photos are claimed to show portions of the Xperia G, and were tweeted out.. .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/14/sony-xperia-g-leak/?ncid=


TECHNOLOGY - New phone app will aid healthy food and drink choices
(Medical Xpress)—A free smartphone app has been launched to help shoppers in the UK make healthier food and drink choices .. ...
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-02-app-aid-healthy-food-c


TECHNOLOGY - Used plastic shopping bags can be converted into diesel fuel
There might finally be a good use for all of those ridiculously wasteful and environmentally harmful plastic shopping bags .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/used-plastic-shop


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