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Energy Captured By Jaw-Powered Chinstrap

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Canadian scientists have developed a new method of harvesting energy from chin and jaw movements using a strap made from smart materials. The captured energy can be turned into electricity...

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2014-09-05 08:25:40

TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced its solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, has received an order for its solar boron diffusion system from a leading Taiwan cell manufacturer, which makes it the third boron diffusion customer in that country. The system will be used...

Batteryless Cardiac Pacemaker Powered By Heart Motion
2014-09-02 03:59:00

European Society of Cardiology A new batteryless cardiac pacemaker based on an automatic wristwatch and powered by heart motion was presented at ESC Congress 2014 today by Adrian Zurbuchen from Switzerland. The prototype device does not require battery replacement. Mr Zurbuchen, a PhD candidate in the Cardiovascular Engineering Group at ARTORG, University of Bern, Switzerland, said: "Batteries are a limiting factor in today's medical implants. Once they reach a critically low energy...

2014-08-27 12:34:35

Supplying sensors and actuators that feature breakthrough energy savings and miniaturization KYOTO, Japan and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ROHM has recently established a process for MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical System) utilizing thin-film piezoelectric elements, and implemented the industry's first* foundry business that integrates product design and manufacturing processes, from wafer pulling to mounting, in order to meet a variety of customer needs....

2014-08-20 23:02:16

ReportsnReports.com adds “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Fuel Cell Industry, 2009-2019” and “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Solar cell Industry, 2009-2019” reports to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Fuel Cell Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Fuel Cell industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Fuel Cell...

2014-08-20 08:23:06

SHANGHAI, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it will supply 40 MW of solar PV modules to 8i S.A. ("8i"), a solar development company, for a solar power project in Chile. 8i will be the owner, project developer and EPC for this project. According to the terms of the agreement, delivery of the solar PV modules will begin in the fourth quarter of 2014. The...

2014-08-13 08:22:19

Plans to accelerate commercialization of the world's most efficient (30.8%) thin film solar technology BEIJING, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanergy Holding Group Limited ("Hanergy", the "Company" or the "Group"), a multinational clean-energy power generator and the world's leading thin-film solar company, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Alta Devices, whose thin film solar technology has a conversion efficiency of 30.8 percent, the highest among the solar...

2014-08-11 08:23:35

SHANGHAI, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has opened a solar module factory in Cape Town, South Africa. Located in 2 Evans Avenue, Epping Industrial 1, Cape Town, the factory covers an area of 5,000m(2).and has annual production capacity of 120MW. JinkoSolar invested a total of approximately USD7.5 million in the factory which is expected to create...

2014-08-07 23:09:55

Leading consumer solar panel manufacturer to debut EP-60 Solar Panel, and demonstrate full solar power line. Lafayette, CO (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Leading solar panel and power manufacturer AspectSolar, makers of the International CES-Award Winning SunSocket Solar Generator and the EnergyBar 250, will appear at the 2014 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City, Utah, August 6-9, 2014. AspectSolar will debut their latest invention, the EP-60 Solar Panel, at their booth, located at...

2014-08-07 16:23:09

TEMPE, Ariz.., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced its majority-owned subsidiary, Kingstone Semiconductor, has received an order for its IonSolar(TM) Implant system from a Chinese solar company. The implant system will be used in a high throughput production environment for high...

2014-08-04 12:35:43

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Semiconductor Wireless Sensor Internet of Things (IoT): Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020 http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/manufacturing/semiconductor_wireless_sensor_internet_things_iot_market_shares_strategies_forecasts_worldwide_2014_2020.html Internet of things and to monitor pipelines, oil wells, and healthcare patients to illustrate the...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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