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A cyber attack on the US east coast could cost economy $1 trillion

The report from the University of Cambridge Center for Risk Studies and the Lloyd’s of London insurance market outlines a scenario of an electricity blackout that leaves 93 million people in New York City and Washington DC without power. The scenario, developed by Cambridge, is technologically possible and is assessed to be within the once-in-200-year…

Hackers Ground 10 Flights and 1,400 Passengers in Poland

Around 1,400 passengers of the Polish airline LOT were grounded at Warsaw’s Chopin airport on Sunday after hackers attacked the airline ground computer systems used to issue flight plans, the company said. The computer system was hacked in the afternoon and fixed after around five hours, during which 10 of the state-owned carrier’s national and…

Environment The world’s first ocean cleaning system will be deployed in 2016

What would have taken humanity 70,000 years to clean with boats and nets can be cleaned, instead, in decades. It’s estimated that a single, 100km cleanup array will clean 42% of the ocean’s plastic in 10 years.  The first array will be deployed in 2016 and technology is underway to recycle the plastic into biofuel.…

Energy Solar as Fastest Growing U.S. Power Source Rivals Shale Boom.

“Solar is the new shale,” Michael Blaha, principal analyst of North American power at Wood Mackenzie Ltd. in Houston, said April 8. “Shale has lowered cost and enabled lower natural gas prices. Solar will lower costs for electricity.” Solar capacity surged 30 percent in 2014 to more than 20 gigawatts and will more than double…

10,000 heads of lettuce in a day, while using 99% less water than an outdoor farm.

The LED fixtures are a key part of the farm’s magic. They allow Shimamura to control the night-and-day cycle and accelerate growth. “What we need to do is not just setting up more days and nights,” he says. “We want to achieve the best combination of photosynthesis during the day and breathing at night by…

10,000 heads of lettuce in a day, while using 99% less water than an outdoor farm.

The LED fixtures are a key part of the farm’s magic. They allow Shimamura to control the night-and-day cycle and accelerate growth. “What we need to do is not just setting up more days and nights,” he says. “We want to achieve the best combination of photosynthesis during the day and breathing at night by…

South Korean Nuclear facilities hacked — Will there be a shutdown on Christmas?

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View image | gettyimages.com Continuing to strengthen the need for SmartFile by Cybergy Partners, Computer systems at Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Co. (KHNP)—the operator of South Korea’s 23 commercial nuclear reactors—were hacked and information divulged via blog posts and posts on Twitter, according to the company. The first leaks on Dec. 15 were of…

New West Technologies Boat – Awarded Top Boat of 2014

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The Tender 4 tugboat that New West Technologies, subsidiary of Cybergy Partners, retrofitted was awarded one of the top boats in 2014 by WorkBoat Magazine. In June Gov. Cuomo released a statement about the great work that New West Technologies and NYSERDA have been doing in conjunction with the Department of Transportation. “This is a great…

Bring Transparency to an Intentionally Opaque Market

I had the pleasure of working with Anil Swarup at RSBY in India. He assembles the best possible team recruiting teams that consist of not just all the stakeholders but also people that believe in the project and then helps everyone prove the adage that the whole is greater then the sum of the parts.…

Mount Knowledge Holdings, Inc. Announces a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Civergy Inc.

Mount Knowledge Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: MKHD), a software development and sales company focused on providing innovative technology solutions announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of Civergy, Inc., a national leader in smart grid technologies and cyber-security, in a share exchange agreement pursuant to which its shareholders will become…

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