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2013-06-27 23:37:07

With hurricane season officially beginning on June 1, Americas Generators is announcing availability of products to help customers prepare for what’s predicted to be an extremely active season. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 Americas Generators, global supplier of diesel generator sets, standby generators, backup generators, emergency generators, and mobile generators, is pleased to announce the availability of products to help individuals prepare for hurricane season. Americas...

2013-06-27 12:23:48

"Thermoelectric Materials," used in Wine Refrigerators and Spacecraft, Promise to Help Deliver Greener Energy in the Future WASHINGTON, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The search for thermoelectrics, exotic materials that convert heat directly into electricity, has received a boost from researchers at the California Institute of Technology and the University of Tokyo, who have found the best way to identify them. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130627/DC39790LOGO...

2013-06-20 23:18:04

Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients worldwide, today announced it has expanded its rental fleet of portable generators by more than $1 million. WPP´s increased commitment to the rental market will enable the company to support more customers with emergency power generation in advance of a tropical weather event. (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients...

2013-06-12 16:22:44

BOSTON, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two new, peer-reviewed studies show that there is evidence that individuals living near industrial wind turbines are at risk for a number of health ailments, including stress and sleep disturbance. "Industrial wind turbines can harm human health if sited too close to residents," according to a paper in the May, 2013 issue of Canadian Family Physician. "The documented (medical) symptoms are usually stress disorder-type diseases ... and can...

2013-06-11 12:23:24

Company helps hurricane-prone states prepare for severe weather in advance of upcoming season MILWAUKEE, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hurricane activity this season is expected to be above average, according to a report released by Colorado State University. To help homeowners prepare for hurricane season, which started on June 1 and runs through Nov. 30, Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) is partnering with TV stations along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts to give away four...

2013-05-24 23:28:59

Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients worldwide, today announced it has licensed the rights to sell Hythane Company's OptiBlend solution, which enables traditional diesel engines to burn a mixture of natural gas and diesel. WPP will offer OptiBlend-equipped diesel engines and generator sets for sale and rental and will also sell retrofitting services to owners of existing diesel generators. WPP's service technicians will be certified to...

Google Research And Development Arm Acquires Wind Generator Firm
2013-05-23 10:42:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google is looking to take flight. On Thursday the search giant, through its secretive Google X division — which is responsible for research and development — acquired Makani Power. Google had previously invested $15 million in the company that develops autonomous airborne wind turbines. The acquisition comes a week after Makani Power carried out its first fully autonomous flights of robot kites bearing power generating...

2013-05-08 08:24:56

Maker of vertical wind turbines welcomes six new hires, expands capacity with downtown move PITTSBURGH, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WindStax(TM) Wind Power Systems announced its move into a 10,000SF industrial and office building and added six skilled jobs downtown. Coming from a small shop in Apollo, WindStax is expanding its manufacturing capacity. Their turbines lead an industry trend toward small wind energy sources rather than sprawling "windmill" designs. It is difficult to...

2013-04-22 08:31:12

HYDERABAD, India, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The global wind turbine industry experienced healthy growth in 2012, driven by US, Canada and Brazil. Asia Pacific lost its lead as the region with highest growth in new turbine installation. Market for wind turbine in this region contracted in 2012, due to slumping demand in both China and India. The world's growing appetite for wind energy has transformed wind turbine blades into one of the hottest composite applications...

2013-04-18 14:03:45

Portable electric generators retrofitted with off-the-shelf hardware by the University of Alabama (UA) emitted significantly lower levels of carbon monoxide (CO) exhaust, according to the results of tests conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Compared with standard portable generators, CO emissions from the prototype machines were reduced by 90 percent or more, depending on the specific hardware used...