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2013-08-13 23:28:37

SHEC Energy Corporation beats estimates in achieving an 89% cost reduction in solar energy collection, making base-load solar power competitive against coal. Saskatoon, SK (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A government granting organization recently completed a month long technical due diligence of SHEC Energy’s new Ultra Lite solar technology, demonstrating a materials cost reduction of 89% over its previous generation technology. The company estimated over a year ago that it may be able to...

Renewable Energy Use Is Up In The US
2013-07-19 06:05:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An increasing amount of the energy used each year in the US is coming from renewable sources such as solar panels and wind turbines, according to new research released Thursday by scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). According to the laboratory's energy charts, wind power led the way, increasing from 1.17 quadrillion British Thermal Units (BTU) produced in 2011, called quads for short, to 1.36 quads in...

2013-06-02 23:01:07

New Market Research Report "Cost Of Power Generation - Renewables Compete With Conventional Alternatives As The Levelized Cost Of Electricity (LCOE) Is Driven Down By Technological Developments And Mass Deployments" has been added in MarketResearchReports.Biz's reports database. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research, “Cost of Power Generation Renewables Compete with Conventional Alternatives as the...

2013-01-19 23:02:43

“Microgrid Market, Global Forecast & Analysis (2012-2022) — Focus On Renewable Power Generation, Solar Photo-Voltaics, Wind Micro-Turbines, Battery, Energy Storage And Control Systems, By Types, Components And Technologies” is the new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 19, 2013 This report says global installed capacity of microgrid has seen a staggering growth since 2011 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of over 17% from...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'