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Longtime leading supplier of explosion proof lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a heavy duty extension cord designed to provide secure connection of explosion proof
Imergy energy storage systems will help SunEdison bring reliable electricity to millions of people in rural India as part of its goal to help 20 million people by 2020 BELMONT, Calif.,
Robust strategies to build customer trust are vital for new entrants to succeed in these markets CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As the current demand for electricity
Group CBS increases staff in Lakeland facility to better serve Florida and the Southeast U.S. Addison, Texas (PRWEB) March 23, 2015 Group CBS, Inc.
The energy brokering and consulting company signs two new agreements with top energy suppliers of electricity and natural gas. Delaware (PRWEB) March 18, 2015
ARNHEM, The Netherlands, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - New economic metrics for renewables required to converge the demands made by policymakers
DALLAS, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Magnetic Materials Market by Type (Soft and Permanent Magnetic Materials) and by Application (Industrial, Electronics,
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unit 2 of the Edwin I.
The argument that an increase in renewable energy in the United States means more expensive electricity has pervaded the debate on renewables versus fossil fuels for decades.
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...
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...
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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