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What Would Happen if Every American Got a Heat Pump

“The answer ended up being, yes, in all US states, on average heat pumps will reduce greenhouse gas emissions,” says Eric Wilson, a senior research engineer at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the lead author of the new paper. “Even if it’s a relatively low-efficiency heat pump that relies on electric resistance heating during the coldest times, and even if it’s the most pessimistic grid scenario that has prices for wind and solar being higher than their current trajectory has been.”Because a heat pump can be…

Gas Stoves, Dishwashers and Dryers—the Growing Energy Battle Over Appliances

Appliance manufacturers say energy-saving efforts are pushing the limits of physics. Others say pressure spurs innovation. Appliance manufacturers say energy-saving efforts are pushing the limits of physics. Others say pressure spurs innovation. FOLLOW US ON GOOGLE NEWS Read original article here Denial of responsibility! Techno Blender is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all…

upliance ai funding: Kitchen appliances startup Upliance AI raises Rs 34 crore in funding led by Khosla Ventures

Upliance AI, a consumer hardware startup that manufactures and sells kitchen appliances, has raised Rs 34 crore (around $4 million) at a valuation of Rs 143 crore ($17 million) in a round led by early stage venture capital firm Khosla Ventures. The Bengaluru-based startup said the funds will be used to accelerate product expansion by investing in tooling and advanced manufacturing techniques, building the team, and collaborating with content creators for marketing.Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill…

Samsung sheds light on how its Core Tech is transforming home appliances

Last updated: January 24th, 2024 at 10:02 UTC+01:00 In an interview series, EVP and Head of the Customer Experience Team, Digital Appliances (DA) Business at Samsung Electronics, Moohyung Lee, gave insight on how Samsung's Core Tech is helping customers reduce the burden of daily chores and improve quality of life. Samsung unveiled Core Tech at IFA 2023, and since then, Core Tech has helped develop home appliances that add a new level of convenience to lives and perform according to users' choices. Shedding light on…

Apple Goes on the Offensive as iPhone Sales Slip in Its Biggest Overseas Market

Updated Jan. 16, 2024 4:48 am ETApple is offering rare discounts in China, including on its latest iPhones, in a bid to beat back growing competition in the high-end market from rivals.The tech giant is running a promotion from Thursday through Sunday in China in which it is cutting the price of iPhones by the equivalent of up to $70. Other products will be discounted by up to $110. The promotion comes ahead of the weeklong Lunar New Year holiday beginning Feb. 10, a customary gift-giving season in China.Copyright ©2024

Samsung Electronics Forecasts Weaker Fourth-Quarter Operating Profit

Samsung Electronics expects its fourth-quarter operating profit to fall 35% from a year earlier, missing market expectations and dampening hopes for an earnings recovery led by its semiconductor business.The world’s largest maker of memory chips, smartphones and televisions said in a preliminary earnings forecast Tuesday that its operating profit is expected at 2.800 trillion won ($2.13 billion) for the October-December quarter, compared with KRW4.310 trillion for the same period a year earlier.Copyright ©2024Dow Jones

This company says AI can help design sustainable smart home appliances

Formed in July 2021 as a joint venture between Arçelik and Hitachi Global Life Solutions, Arçelik Hitachi Home Appliances provides manufacturing and sales services for Hitachi-branded home appliances outside Japan. Its product range includes refrigerators, washing machines, and vacuum cleaners. The company is based in the Thai capital, Bangkok.AI has enabled Arçelik Hitachi to learn from its mistakes and finetune its production flows, so it can improve operating costs and efficiencies, Üstüner said in a video

Samsung gears up to showcase AI-powered home appliances at CES 2024

Last updated: January 1st, 2024 at 06:33 UTC+01:00 The theme of the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2024 seems to be AI because two of the biggest South Korean tech giants, Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics, are all set up to showcase AI-powered home appliances at the event. The AI-powered home appliances that Samsung Electronics is gearing up to show will make the lifestyle of the consumer more convenient. The CES 2024 will be held in Las Vegas from January 9 to January 12. At the world's largest tech…

3 Reasons You Should Buy a Stick Vacuum—And 3 Reasons They Suck

JILL KOCH, 39, bought her first cordless vacuum because it was pink. “I didn’t look at the brand, I didn’t look at the price. I saw the color and was like, ‘I have to have it,’” said the Cincinnati-based home organization and cleaning blogger. Koch, who owns almost a dozen vacuums, says her newest cordless stick, the Shark Wandvac, gets the most use. She finds its motor powerful enough to handle most tasks. But more important, because of its sleek look, “it’s not even weird to store it in plain sight,” she said. Whenever…

P&G Bought Gillette 18 Years Ago. It’s Still Paying the Price.

Updated Dec. 5, 2023 4:45 pm ETProcter & Gamble said it was booking a $1.3 billion charge on its Gillette business, adjusting the value of a shaving giant that it took over nearly two decades ago.  P&Gbought Gillette for stock initially valued at $54 billion in 2005, making it a dominant player in the global razor business. The unit has struggled in recent years as upstarts, such as Dollar Shave Club and Harry’s, have entered the market with lower prices. As of June 2023, P&G estimated its grooming business