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2014-07-23 23:27:54

Indiegogo push will fund project, with backers able to become partners. Poland, (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Lots of people are thinking about what to do about waste products and how the world needs to do something about sustainability and the energy crisis. But not a lot of people are actually undertaking to do something themselves. By using organic material, in this case abounding plastic waste, a Polish company is endeavoring to industrially produce eco fuel. The team undertaking this project...

2014-07-23 12:36:58

PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) today announced it has named Yongcheol Park of LG Electronics as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this position, Park will be responsible for creating and maintaining all of the WPC specification roadmaps and ensuring that new technology developments are leveraged by the various working groups. He will also be the chairperson of the joint chairs of the Low Power Work Group, Medium Power Work Group,...

2014-07-23 08:26:17

WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For much of America, the middle of summer means an always-on status for air conditioners. Yet that soothing flow of cool air is something we largely take for granted. Having reliable electricity - especially throughout extreme weather conditions -- is critical to our safety and well-being and the uninterrupted production of scores of industries. Nuclear energy is the most reliable, around-the-clock, carbon-free energy source on our grid....

2014-07-22 16:22:44

HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FGE Power, LLC a Houston-based energy and infrastructure development firm and its wholly owned subsidiary FGE Texas, LLC, today announced that they have agreed to strategically partner with an affiliate of Starwood Energy Group Global LLC to finance and build two identical 747MW combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) facilities near the communities of Westbrook and Colorado City, in Mitchell County, Texas. "We are excited and honored to announce our...

2014-07-21 23:00:18

Today, the National Hockey League (NHL) released a new sustainability report, saying, in part, “We believe it’s important to invest in clean, renewable energy sources, such as wind, solar and hydro in North America. Supporting clean energy will help achieve long-term benefits for our business, such as price stability.” Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Today, the National Hockey League (NHL) released a new sustainability report, saying, in part, “We believe it’s important to...

2014-07-17 23:02:25

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global Wave and Tidal Energy Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/wave-tidal-energy-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Wave and Tidal Energy Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and...

2014-07-17 16:22:21

ST. LOUIS, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) today praised the action of Australia's Parliament and Prime Minister in repealing the carbon tax, which has hurt consumers via high electricity costs and damaged the economy. "The Australia Government's reversal of the carbon tax is a lesson in leadership for the modern world," said Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce. "We encourage U.S. policymakers to take the same path and reject...

2014-07-17 12:23:26

U.S. Places 13th Out of 16, Behind Australia, India, and South Korea. WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Germany comes in first in a new energy efficiency ranking of the world's major economies, followed by Italy, the European Union as a whole, China, and France, according to the 2014 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard published today by the nonprofit American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). New to the rankings this year are four nations:...

2014-07-16 23:11:53

Volume Grows from $2+ Billion in Energy Products Auctioned in 2013 to over $1.4 Billion in the First Half of 2014 Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Pricelock, the most innovative platform for energy professionals to transact energy, announced that it has successfully completed a number of new auctions and online RFPs for propane, coal, natural gas, motor fuels, power, and natural gas pipeline capacity. The interest in auctions is coming from multiple buyers and sellers, and the...

2014-07-16 23:01:03

A new report issued today by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that most new electric generation capacity in the United States through 2040 will come from natural gas and renewable energy. After reviewing the report, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Industries Association (SEIA), released the following statement: (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 A new report issued today by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that most new electric generation capacity...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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