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HP says it is acquiring gaming peripheral company HyperX for $425M, giving the company a major foothold in the gaming accessory market (Taylor Lyles/The Verge)

Taylor Lyles / The Verge:HP says it is acquiring gaming peripheral company HyperX for $425M, giving the company a major foothold in the gaming accessory market  —  The acquisition means HP owns the HyperX brand  —  HP has announced that it is acquiring gaming peripheral company HyperX for $425 million.


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National Grid and Cargill’s 200-MW Prairie Wolf solar project in Illinois under construction

National Grid Renewables, which includes the renewables development company formerly known as Geronimo Energy, announced today the start of construction on the 200-MW Prairie Wolf Solar Project in Coles County, Illinois. The project is poised to generate tax revenue, landowner income and charitable initiatives, all while adding more clean energy to the electric grid. As…
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RP Global has 1-GW pipeline of renewable projects to develop in Poland

Renewable energy developer RP Global announced that it is investing in the development of PV and wind power projects across Poland. Wojciech Glocko, former EPA Wind and utility manager, has been hired to head up project development together with a team of senior local experts from Poland’s leading public and private renewable energy organizations.  The first…
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How Much of Warren Buffett’s Empire is at Risk if Elon Musk’s Vision for the Future is Realized?

Warren Buffett recently invested billions into big oil with his $4.1 billion stake in Chevron, which leads us to think that he just not into clean energy any more. In 2014, he invested billions more into renewables, but one would think that if you really cared about making the world a cleaner place, you’d go…
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The grid needs $14T to support full decarbonization

At least $14 trillion needs to be invested in the grid worldwide by 2050 to support an evolved power system, according to BloombergNEF’s new Power Grid Long-Term Outlook 2021 published this week. The transition to electric heating and transport will drive up electricity demand, while the tremendous growth of wind and solar add additional strain on the grid.…
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Microsoft now allows Word for web and OneNote users to embed Pinterest Pins into their documents as interactive content (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Tom Warren / The Verge:Microsoft now allows Word for web and OneNote users to embed Pinterest Pins into their documents as interactive content  —  Microsoft’s Pinterest integration is aimed at students  —  Microsoft is now allowing Word for web and OneNote users to embed Pinterest Pins into their documents.


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Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy buys 19,452 Bitcoin, worth $1.0261B, and now holds ~90K Bitcoin, worth ~$4.5B at current prices (Scott Chipolina/Decrypt)

Scott Chipolina / Decrypt:Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy buys 19,452 Bitcoin, worth $1.0261B, and now holds ~90K Bitcoin, worth ~$4.5B at current prices  —  Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy today announced the purchase of yet another tranche of Bitcoin.  —  Bitcoin  —  In brief


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Biden and Trudeau Address Climate Change in Joint News Conference

On Tuesday, President Biden and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada held a joint news conference in which they emphasized working together against climate change.


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