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2014-05-29 12:23:18

The GreenStation(TM) Intelligent Energy Storage System to Save Hotel 50% in Demand Charges Annually SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Monica's eco-chic Shore Hotel installs power saving technology by Green Charge Networks, which will save the Hotel an estimated 50% in demand charges annually. GreenStation(TM), an intelligent energy storage system, combines historical energy use patterns with real-time weather data to predict demand and store and discharge...

2014-05-29 08:21:37

Prominent Electric Car Charging Provider and Real Estate Firm Expand Amenities at 500 Lake Shore Drive MIAMI BEACH, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) ("CarCharging"), the largest owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced that through its relationship with Related Companies ("Related"), a prominent and privately owned real estate firm, EV charging services are now available at Related's 500 Lake Shore...

2014-05-22 12:23:22

Regional data included - renewable energy, clean vehicles, energy efficiency levels reach new highs SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Driven by forward-looking policies and the resulting technology innovation, consumer demand for California's clean technology sector products and services is expanding, according to new data in Next 10's 2014 California Green Innovation Index (www.next10.org). "As consumers learn more about cost-effective new technologies, demand rises for products...

2014-05-22 08:21:35

HARBOR CITY, Calif., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Balqon Corporation (OTCQB: BLQN), a developer and manufacturer of zero-emissions electric drive systems, lithium battery energy storage systems, electric buses and trucks, today reported revenues of $424,018 and $(0.01) loss per common share compared to $(0.04) loss per common share reported for Q1 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140522/90352 "This month we complete our nine years of operations, during this period we...

2014-05-21 23:01:09

The Door County Visitor Bureau today unveiled the first electric vehicle charging stations available to the public in Door County, Wisconsin at the Door County Welcome Center. Sturgeon Bay, WI (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 As the busy summer travel season gets underway, the Door County Visitor Bureau (DCVB) today unveiled the first electric vehicle charging stations available to the public in Door County at the Door County Welcome Center, located at 1015 Green Bay Road in Sturgeon Bay. The grand...

2014-05-21 16:20:49

EVs could save 4.8 billion barrels of oil, 270 million tons carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2030 WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A new report by the Clean Energy Ministerial's Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) shows the substantial impact that electric vehicle (EV) deployment would have on India's oil consumption and carbon dioxide (CO(2)) emissions. Assessing and Accelerating Vehicle Deployment in India finds that the benefits of EVs in India are greater than...

2014-05-21 12:21:23

Charging Stations are Complimentary for Overnight Guests and Offer Visitors an Eco Friendly Option to Charge their Electric Vehicles. WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There is nothing more beautiful than driving up the Santa Barbara coast, and taking in the breathtaking scenery. Electric vehicle drivers taking advantage of this beauty have a new location to charge. SemaConnect, Inc. announced that they were chosen by Bacara Resort & Spa to install 6 electric vehicle charging...

2014-05-21 08:21:24

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SemaConnect, one of the largest producers of commercial grade electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in North America, announced today the launch of its Google Glass app SemaConnect for Glass designed to leverage augmented reality to make navigation to EV charging stations faster and easier. The new app allows EV drivers to locate the closest charging stations within a 20-mile radius, enable turn-by-turn navigation to station locations, and initiate...

2014-05-21 08:21:21

Automotive Sensor Growth Driven by Advanced Safety Systems and Powertrain Electrification BOSTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Strategy Analytics study: "Automotive Sensor Demand Forecast 2012 to 2021: Growth Driven by Safety and Electrification," predicts that the market for automotive sensors will grow at a CAGR of 5.9% - expanding from $18.1 billion in 2013 to $24.1 billion in 2018. This report details the growth of automotive sensor demand driven by growing demand for...

2014-05-20 16:20:32

Awards presented as part of Formula SAE Competition at Michigan International Speedway AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, FEV North America, Inc. (FEV) announced the recipients of the FEV Powertrain Development Award, presented to three collegiate teams that designed, developed and demonstrated exemplary powertrain solutions in the 2014 Formula SAE competition held May 14 - 17 at Michigan International Speedway (MIS) near Brooklyn, MI. The Award was presented...


Latest Electric vehicle Reference Libraries

Electric Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

The electric vehicle (EV) uses one or more electric motors to move. There are three different types of EVs. One that is powered externally by a power station, one that uses stored energy received from an external power source and one that uses an on board power source (hybrid electric vehicle). Different types of EVs include, plug-in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, electric trains, electric trolleys, electric boats, electric two-wheeled vehicles, and...

Autonomous Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

An autonomous car is a vehicle that is able to move without a driver. Theses vehicles are classified as a self-driving car or a robotic car capable of transporting passengers without the aid of a human driver. Instead of human input, these vehicles use sensors like radar, lidar, GPS and computers to navigate. These systems sense the surroundings, determine obstacles within their path, use maps to determine a route to take. They also keep track of the position the vehicle is and can...

ZENN Motor Company
2014-01-06 10:48:03

The ZENN or "Zero Emissions No Noise" Motor Company is a Canadian company that initially produced small lead-acid electric vehicles. It is currently focused on gaining the rights to electric storage capacitor technology. Ian Clifford, Marek Warunkiewicz and Probyn Gayle are the co-founders of Feel Good Cars, later renamed ZENN Motor Company. The first prototype the company produced was a Dauphine Electric vehicle based on the Renault Dauphine. The all-electric prototype went on display at...

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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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