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Georgia is the fastest-growing solar state in the US HAZLEHURST, Ga., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Power EMC, the renewable energy supplier for 38 Georgia Electric Membership
- Project Connects More Than 160 Commercial and Industrial Facilities to Trim Energy Use and Costs, and Help further Improve Supply Efficiency MINNEAPOLIS, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Engineered Sheet Products (ESP), a division of RTP Company, has developed a unique thermoplastic sheet with anti-static properties inherent throughout, providing permanent protection from the
Internal testing in accordance with the 60601 standard demonstrates power supplies' suitability for use for either BF or B type medical applications. CORK, Ireland, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Leaders gather at the 15th African Utility Week conference to address energy challenges and opportunities CAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With power interruptions resulting
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant announced today that the company has been selected "
Public Can Help to Make Sure Right Trees Planted in Right Places JACKSON, Mich., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 700 workers are currently at work across Michigan clearing trees
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During National Electrical Safety Month, LPI raises awareness for lightning, an overlooked electrical hazard HARTFORD, Conn., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- May is National
The New York Inventor Exchange approves the Remote Tripping Device for licensing and trading intellectual property rights. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 13,
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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