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2008-09-10 09:00:42

SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunovia Energy Technologies (BULLETIN BOARD: SUNV) , a renewable energy company based in Manatee County, has received the 2008 Governor's Business Diversification Award in the first-ever "Green to Gold" category. The award recognizes the company's business achievements in advancing the state's economy through job creation and distinctive community involvement and capital investment. Coordinated by Enterprise Florida, the award presentation...

2005-10-31 13:03:05

Researchers have taken an important step toward high-volume production of new nanometer-scale structures with the first systematic study of growth conditions that affect production of one-dimensional nanostructures from the optoelectronic material cadmium selenide (CdSe). Using the results from more than 150 different experiments in which temperature and pressure conditions were systematically varied, nanotechnology researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology created a "road map" to...

2005-09-07 16:20:00

In an important advance toward the large-scale manufacture of fluorescent quantum dots, scientists at Rice University have developed a new method of replacing the pricey solvents used in quantum dot synthesis with cheaper oils that are commonplace at industrial chemical plants. Rice's study, which was conducted under the auspices of the Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology (CBEN), is published online and slated to appear in the October issue of the journal Nanotechnology....


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