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2014-04-17 12:27:00

"Absolut Little Sun" Celebrates Creativity and Global Togetherness through Cocktails, Art and Music INDIO, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Absolut Vodka, the official spirits of Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, recently unveiled Absolut Little Sun -- an interactive art bar designed by Little Sun. Embodying Absolut's Transform Today(TM) spirit of inspiring the power of creation, the space, created together with Absolut, is an immersive and celebratory environment...

2014-04-16 23:15:46

Graphic Products has released a new large format labeling print station – the DL 9000 PS. This standalone unit enables users to create 9” inch wide signs and labels without a computer – eliminating worries about IT department and network security concerns. Portland, OR (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The 10-inch touch screen tablet on the side of the DuraLabel 9000 PS comes completely loaded with OSHA-ANSI compliant software. The DuraLabel 9000 PS is seated in an adjustable bracket for...

2014-04-16 16:27:00

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United States Power Report Q2 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/electricity/united_states_power_report_q2_2013.htmlIncludes 3 FREE quarterlyupdatesBMI View: The fact that the US spent most of January 2014 in the grip of a polar vortex, which senttemperatures plummeting to record lows, served to underscore some of our long-held views on US coal-gasdynamics. We have long believed...

2014-04-16 12:34:10

CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From Peru to the Philippines, Mexico to Montreal, Spain to South Africa, more than 220,000 runners have laced up their running shoes to help make a positive impact through the Energizer Night Race for a Brighter World. The power and light company is picking up the pace with the first North American race this year in Chicago. As participants race at night, with the light of an Energizer(® )headlight to guide them, they unite to raise awareness...

2014-04-11 23:02:12

ReportsnReports.com adds “India Energy Sector Outlook 2017: Assessing Likely Demand - Supply Scenario for Electricity, Coal, Oil & Gas by 2017” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The research report "India Energy Sector Outlook 2017: Assessing Likely Demand - Supply Scenario for Electricity, Coal, Oil & Gas by 2017" analyzes some of the key events that shaped 2013 and is likely to shape the energy markets in India in the immediate...

2014-04-09 23:26:18

On April 3, 2014, BERT, the owner and developer of the Bert® Wi Fi Plug Load Management System, filed a complaint against BOSS CONTROLS, LLC alleging infringement of BERT’s U.S. Patent No. 8,093,751. The complaint seeks damages for alleged past infringement and a permanent injunction from BOSS CONTROLS. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 BERT, a leading supplier of Wi Fi Plug Load Management Systems, filed a complaint in the United States District Court, Eastern District of...

2014-04-09 12:28:04

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Electrical Supply Industry World GuidebookToday, the electrical supply industry has four separate sectors: generation, transmission, distribution and supply. In many countries, competition has been introduced to generation and supply, while transmission and distribution are natural monopolies since electricity must be delivered via common lines. Prevalence of privatization must also be added....

2014-04-07 23:26:53

On March 18, 2014, Electrical Construction and Maintenance (EC&M) magazine announced that FlashTrack™, designed and distributed by Facility Results, of Plymouth, Michigan, won the publication’s “2014 Product of the Year” award in the Software Design category. FlashTrack is a software tool used by electricians and engineers to catalog, document, and capture required electrical nameplate information for an arc flash analysis. Plymouth, MI (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 On March 18,...

2014-04-07 08:40:26

CANTON, Mich., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTC-BB: ITKG) ("Integral"), an emerging leader in hybrid conductive plastics, and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., announced today that Hanwha L&C, a global high-tech materials maker based in South Korea, has launched its dedicated production line for ElectriPlast, Integral's patented line of hybrid conductive plastics. "Integral and Hanwha L&C established a manufacturing base in South...

2014-04-07 08:26:25

QiPack is the solution to cutting cords and powering up anytime, anywhere CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On April 14, 2014 entrepreneurs Michael Goyack and Lance Wu will launch a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for QiPack, a brand new inductive charging pad that allows mobile users to wirelessly charge their devices while on the go. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/MN98807) Qi, pronounced "chee," is the Wireless Power Consortium's...


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2010-10-21 17:15:50

A lightning rod is a metal conductor mounted on the top of a building and connected through a wire to the ground to protect the building from lightning. The rod should conduct the electricity from a lightning strike down through the wire instead of passing through the building. The rod is just a single component in the lightning protections system along with rooftop conductors and multiple conductive paths. Benjamin Franklin invented the lightning rod in 1749. The taller the building the...

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2009-04-28 16:42:15

Count Alessandro Antonio Anastasio Volta was born on February 18, 1745 in Como, Duchy of Milan. At age 39, Volta became a professor at the Royal School in Como in the physics department. A year later, in 1775, Volta invented a device called the electrophorus which generates static electric charges. He marketed his creation so well, that he is often given credit as its inventor. However, a similar machine was documented by Johan Carl Wilcke in 1762. He changed his focus to chemistry in...

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2007-05-21 06:18:54

The Electric eel, Electrophorus electricus, is a species of fish. It is capable of generating powerful electric shocks, which it uses for both hunting and self-defense. It is a top predator in its South American range. Despite its name it is not an eel at all but rather a knifefish. Taxonomy The species is so unusual that it has been reclassified several times. Originally it was given its own family Electrophoridae, and then placed to a genus of Gymnotidae alongside Gymnotus....

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