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2014-03-21 23:24:32

Dramatic efficiency increases fuel follow-on orders for world’s largest hybrid ferry fleet Richmond, B.C., Canada (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Corvus Energy has again been selected as the Energy Storage System (ESS) of choice by Scandlines for their next three hybrid ferries. Based on the tremendous success of Scandline’s first hybrid, the MF Prinsesse Benedikte, the next three hybrids will again use a 2.7MWh ESS consisting of Corvus Energy AT6500 advanced lithium polymer batteries...

Wind Power Storage More Sustainable The Solar
2014-03-21 09:27:20

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The modern-day electrical grid is based on the notion of electricity on demand as generated by the burning of fossil fuels. Environmental and resource concerns have prompted a shift to renewable energy sources such as wind and solar power, but these energy sectors must grapple with the fact that the sun doesn’t always shine and the wind doesn’t always blow. One solution is to store surplus wind or solar energy for later use and a...

2014-03-20 23:28:27

Regulatory bodies including CPUC and FERC continue to roll out requirements supporting the development of energy storage technologies to deal with the problem of grid intermittency created by high levels of renewable integration. London - UK (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Regulatory bodies including CPUC and FERC continue to roll out requirements supporting the development of energy storage technologies to deal with the problem of grid intermittency created by high levels of renewable...

2014-03-19 23:30:05

The Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster, administered by CCAT, is partnering with the State DECD to exhibit the region’s hydrogen and fuel cell capabilities at Hannover Messe 2014, the leading international trade show for industrial technology innovations. East Hartford, Conn. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 The Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster (NEESC), administered by the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT), is partnering with the Connecticut...

2014-03-18 16:21:34

ALEC's anti-rooftop solar campaigns defeated in Washington and Utah SAN FRANCISCO, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) today announced two new wins for rooftop solar in 2014 as the public continues to defeat attacks from anti-solar utilities, their national trade association Electric Institute (EEI), and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). In Utah and the state of Washington, solar advocates preserved net metering with zero...

2014-03-13 23:24:05

ViZn’s Z20, a 160kwh proprietary energy storage technology, has been installed at Flathead Electric Cooperative for utility integration and testing. Kalispell, MT. (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Today, ViZn Energy Systems, Inc., in cooperation with Flathead Electric Cooperative, announced the installation and integration of an advanced flow battery for grid storage manufactured by ViZn Energy. The project will provide insight to the benefits energy storage can provide to rural utilities and...

2014-03-12 08:22:20

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Power will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014 on March 27(th) & 28(th) at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130923/CL84373LOGO CleanEquity Monaco is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist cleantech investment bank. Other partners and sponsors include Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation, Covington & Burling, Qualcomm, Autodesk, PR Newswire,...

2014-03-11 12:30:00

Featuring Social Sharing, Expanded Performance Data and Introducing "Geo Check-In" NEW YORK, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flywheel Sports, the revolutionary indoor cycling brand with 25 studios nationwide and abroad, will be launching its first iOS app this month. Designed for iOS7, the app will allow users to buy credits, book classes, manage reservations and check performance data all from their iPhone. Additionally, the app includes never-before-seen features including "Geo Check-In,"...

2014-03-11 12:21:37

Ice Bears gaining foothold across three New England States as means to reducing grid infrastructure costs GLENDALE, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of distributed thermal energy storage and smart grid solutions, has installed two Ice Bears for Connecticut's United Illuminating Company (UI) as a pilot project through the Energize Connecticut initiative to demonstrate the potential of the Ice Bear to reduce peak electric demand. The Ice Bears...

2014-03-11 00:22:13

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerVault, designer and manufacturer of long-duration, grid-scale energy storage systems today announced that it has named New York-based Ascension Industries as a preferred supplier. Ascension's expertise and track record providing engineering solutions and manufacturing reliable and cost-effective process equipment led to the selection. "EnerVault is pleased to welcome Ascension Industries as a preferred...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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