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2013-08-15 23:19:21

Advanced energy-storage solution allows 7-Eleven to use high-powered electrical devices, while lowering electricity costs. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Deploying Green Charge Networks (GCN) energy storage solutions, 7-Eleven, Inc. is the first retailer to offer much-needed fast-charging services for drivers of electric vehicles (EVs) in the New York City area. 7-Eleven and GCN worked with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and several large utility companies to leverage local...

2013-08-13 23:28:37

SHEC Energy Corporation beats estimates in achieving an 89% cost reduction in solar energy collection, making base-load solar power competitive against coal. Saskatoon, SK (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A government granting organization recently completed a month long technical due diligence of SHEC Energy’s new Ultra Lite solar technology, demonstrating a materials cost reduction of 89% over its previous generation technology. The company estimated over a year ago that it may be able to...

2013-08-07 23:22:37

Spider9 and Easypower announce their first project together for the commercial deployment of Two Mega-Watt Hours of energy storage in Europe. Northville, Mich (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Spider9, a clean energy solutions company, and European energy systems provider Easypower announced today that they will partner to deliver a 2 MWh grid-tied energy storage system in Europe. The 2 MWh energy storage system is an integrated part of a larger multi-megawatt solar installation that will be...

Tiny Flexible Power Supply
2013-08-07 16:03:26

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Searchers from the Royal Society of Chemistry have created a tiny power supply that is made of a flexible material. This powerful micro-supercapacitor is just nanometers thick - or thin, as the case may be - and this could help electronics companies develop devices such as mobile phones and cameras that are smaller, lighter and thinner than ever before. The bottleneck for making smaller electronic devices such as mobile phones has been...

2013-07-30 23:00:10

S&C Electric, Samsung SDI, UK Power Networks and Younicos collaborate on Smarter Network Storage project, to confirm the commercial future of energy storage (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 S&C Electric Europe, Samsung SDI and Younicos have signed a joint agreement to deploy Europe’s largest intelligent network storage project, onto a UK Power Networks substation, saving over £6m on traditional network reinforcement methods. By providing frequency regulation as well as load shifting,...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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