Latest Cerium(IV) oxide Stories

2011-11-18 02:45:31

Recent studies conducted at Marshall University have demonstrated that nanoparticles of cerium oxide—common diesel fuel additives used to increase the fuel efficiency of automobile engines—can travel from the lungs to the liver and that this process is associated with liver damage.

2011-04-07 12:26:31

New scheme would use only sunlight, air and water to supply energy for cars, laptops, GPS systems.

2011-01-19 11:44:02

Using a common metal most famously found in self-cleaning ovens, Sossina Haile hopes to change our energy future.

2010-12-24 08:26:07

A team of American and Swiss researchers have reportedly developed a unique device that can harness the Sun's energy and turn it into fuel.

2010-10-06 08:06:59

Measuring a fuel cell’s overall performance is relatively easy, but measuring its components individually as they work together is a challenge.

2010-09-25 00:30:00

Engineering researchers from Tufts University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Harvard University have demonstrated the low-temperature efficacy of an atomically dispersed platinum catalyst, which could be suitable for on-board hydrogen production in fuel-cell-powered vehicles of the future.

2009-07-14 15:55:00

Sudipta Seal is enthralled by nanoparticles, particularly those of a rare earth metal called cerium. The particles are showing potential for a wide range of applications, from medicine to energy.

2009-04-24 09:01:33

Gas power plants could be cheaply retrofitted to generate hydrogen as well as power, chemists say in a Royal Society of Chemistry journal.

2009-03-24 02:00:00

SINGAPORE, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Energenics Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Energenics Holdings Pte Ltd, announced today that it's Enercat fuel borne catalyst has demonstrated fuel efficiency savings of 8-10% on a mixed fleet of diesel vehicles in Italy. The product was tested in a variety of vehicles from light duty, through medium and heavy duty trucks, utilising a proprietary formulation that also combines the multiple particle effects of Energenics' present cerium oxide...

2009-03-10 08:00:00

SINGAPORE, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Energenics, a Singapore-based supplier of alternative energy solutions and technologies, has committed US$500,000 to lead Cerion Energy's US$4,000,000 Series B investment round. Closing of the B Round is scheduled for May 31, 2009. In accordance with a previously executed Memorandum of Understanding, Energenics and Cerion have pooled their R&D expertise to jointly develop a family of "Third- Generation" fuel-borne combustion catalysts which...

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  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.