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Fires Are A Major Cause Of Wind Farm Failure According To

Fires Are A Major Cause Of Wind Farm Failure, According To New Research

Colin Smith, Imperial College London Fire is the second leading cause of accidents in wind turbines, after blade failure, according to new research. Wind farming is one of the leading industries in the renewable energy sector. However, the...

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2014-07-22 08:38:22

Selected to deliver finance processes from Genpact's center in Dalian, China NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact Limited (NYSE: G), a global leader in transforming and running business processes and operations, today announced it has entered into a multi-year contract to deliver finance and accounting (F&A) services in the South East Asian markets for Honeywell, a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader....

2014-07-21 23:09:20

The company will open sales, distribution and value-added operations in Houston, Texas. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Phoenix Mecano, a leading technology company active in the production of enclosures and industrial components, has expanded its North American operations to include the distribution of hazardous area enclosures under its Rose brand in support of the North American energy industry. The company will open sales and distribution operations in Houston, Texas on August 1,...

2014-07-21 16:22:54

HOUSTON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE: SN) invites you to dial in to the conference call, or listen to the webcast, when management discusses Sanchez Energy's Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, August 7, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. What: Sanchez Energy Corporation Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, August 7, 2014, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time Dial In:...

2014-07-18 08:21:53

New cases feature molded-on flange mounts for easy attachment AVON, Ohio, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering electrical and electronic engineers more choices for both indoor and outdoor applications, the Polycase NEMA 4X rated WA, WC and WP Series of waterproof electric enclosures are now available in 4 additional sizes featuring molded on surface-mounting flanges. This brings the total to 84 variations of NEMA compliant electrical enclosures that can be purchased from the...

2014-07-17 23:06:01

Larson Electronics has added to its extensive range of industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a mobile distribution system that steps down 240 volts AC electrical current to 120 volts AC. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 The MDC-240-100MB-8X120 temporary power distribution system provides a safe and reliable way for operators in industrial settings to tap into and utilize power sources independently of the work area. This unit provides an effective power distribution...

2014-07-17 23:02:54

The Europe Temperature Sensor Market report defines and segments the Temperature Sensor Market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. Europe Temperature Sensor Market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% from 2013 to 2018. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-temperature-sensor-5969132811.html (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 The Europe Temperature Sensor Market report defines and segments the Temperature Sensor Market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The...

2014-07-17 23:02:06

New microgrid solutions provide improved financial optimization of distributed energy resources for corporate, university and government campuses. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today announced a partnership with Green Energy Corp to provide standardized microgrid solutions to a wide variety of public and private energy clients in the rapidly growing domestic and international microgrid marketplace. The partnership...

2014-07-17 12:28:30

LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Thermostat Trends Industryhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2052089/Global-Thermostat-Trends-Industry.htmlThe report analyzes and presents an overview of Thermostats market worldwide. "Thermostats are special devices that are used for controlling the cooling and heating equipment installed within a building to maintain a comfortable air temperature. Thermostats works by activating...

2014-07-16 23:11:13

PROMEDICAL, a national healthcare revenue cycle management company that provides third-party liability solutions including workers' compensation and motor vehicle accident billing introduced its new corporate brand, including a new logo and website. Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 PROMEDICAL, a national healthcare revenue cycle management company that provides third-party liability solutions including workers' compensation and motor vehicle accident billing introduced its new...

2014-07-16 12:23:02

Expanded Harmonic Filters with Patented Active Passive Technology Mitigate Harmonics for a Wide Range of Power Loads - Helps Customers Meet IEEE-519 Requirements MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MTE Corporation, a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-efficiency electrical power quality solutions for commercial and industrial applications, today announces the extension of the Matrix AP Harmonic Filter product line. Joining the Matrix AP family of...


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2010-10-28 18:28:32

A mercury arc valve converts high-voltage or high-current alternating current into direct current. It is an electrical rectifier often used to provide power for industrial motors, electric railways, streetcars, and electric locomotives. Peter Cooper Hewitt, in 1902, invented the mercury arc rectifier. It was further developed by researchers throughout the 1920s and 1930s. Prior to solid-state devices, mercury arc rectifiers were one of the more efficient rectifiers. Silicon diode and...

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