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2014-01-04 23:03:06

Off-Grid Solutions B.V. and The Grid Earth Project have launched a new partnership to raise funds for both the community service of individual Rotary Clubs, as well as the fight against energy poverty in developing countries. At the center of this innovative fundraising method is a Buy One, Give One concept that allows consumers to benefit those living in darkness with every purchase. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 Through the innovative fundraising concept developed by this...

2014-01-02 23:28:41

BestMassage, the international massage table and supplies warehouse, has installed solar panels on its office’s roof in Chicago, now producing a great deal of its energy. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 BestMassage is committed to green practices, big and small, from reusing and recycling in its massage warehouse to sourcing sustainable and organic massage products and massage tables. BestMassage is excited to announce the recent installation of solar panels on its office’s...

2013-12-30 08:21:04

CHANGZHOU, China, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced that it has signed an investment framework agreement with the local government authority of Turpan Prefecture to develop a 1GW ground-mounted solar power plant project in western China's Xinjiang Region. Under the agreement, the solar power plants totaling 1GW are scheduled to be built in...

2013-12-18 23:28:41

Geothermal Resources Council announces the best presentations showcased at the 37th GRC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas. (Davis, California, USA) (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has announced the outstanding presentations from the global geothermal community for 2013. The judging was made in each of the technical sessions held in late September/early October at the 37th GRC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, the world’s largest annual geothermal energy event. The...

Generating Electricity May Utilize Otherwise Unwanted Carbon Dioxide
2013-12-13 09:46:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of American researchers has designed a novel geothermal power plant that would sequester large amounts of carbon dioxide underground as part of its operations. According to a report being presented on Friday at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco, carbon dioxide can be used to boost power generation from geothermal sources by at least 10 times compared to conventional means. “Typical geothermal power...

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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.