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2014-06-11 08:21:33

New 2.85-Volt, 3400-Farad Cell with DuraBlue(TM) Advanced Shock & Vibration Technology to Significantly Improve Reliability in Transportation Applications SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage and power delivery solutions, announced the latest addition to its K2 series of ultracapacitor cells. The new 2.85-volt, 3400-farad ultracapacitor cell increases the range of...

2014-06-05 16:22:33

Move highlights accelerating role of thermal storage in the transition to a distributed energy future GLENDALE, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of distributed thermal energy storage and smart grid solutions, welcomes James "Jim" Kelly to its board of directors. Kelly, who led transmission and distribution for Southern California Edison (SCE) in a distinguished career of 38 years, brings not only deep experience but also a vision for the role of...

2014-06-04 12:33:36

MUNICH, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The international exhibition showcases innovative storage solutions for the energy transition over three days Munich, June 4, 2014 - Today marks the opening of the electrical energy storage (ees) exhibition, which is being hosted by Intersolar Europe for the first time.Together, the two exhibitions bring together all topics ranging from energy generation to electrical energy storage under one roof.In addition to products, solutions...

Electric School Buses Could Save School Districts Millions
2014-05-30 03:20:52

University of Delaware Electric school buses that feed the power grid could save school districts millions of dollars — and reduce children's exposure to diesel fumes — based on recent research by the University of Delaware's College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment (CEOE). A new study examines the cost-effectiveness of electric school buses that discharge their batteries into the electrical grid when not in use and get paid for the service. The technology, called vehicle-to-grid...

2014-05-29 08:24:00

Advanced vanadium flow battery provides containerized multi-megawatt "all in one" solution MUKILTEO, Wash., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UniEnergy Technologies (UET), manufacturer of large-scale energy storage systems for utility, commercial and industrial, and micro-grid applications, today announced commercial availability of the Uni.System(TM) grid-scale energy storage system. The Uni.System is modular, factory-integrated (including power conversion), and "plug & play,"...

2014-05-22 12:23:35

LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/misc_energy_utilities/global_superconducting_magnetic_energy_storage_smes_systems_industry.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US,...

2014-05-22 08:22:52

ESNA Awards Honor Energy Storage Project Excellence and Individual Industry Contributions BERKELEY, Calif., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, is seeking project nominations for its 2014 Innovation Awards. In addition to its annual Innovation Awards, recognizing excellence in energy storage project development, this year ESNA has introduced the ESNA...

2014-05-20 12:24:35

GLENDALE, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of distributed thermal energy storage and smart grid solutions, welcomes Cathy Zoi to its board of directors. Zoi spearheaded the Energy Star program, was chief of staff for environmental policy during the Clinton administration and oversaw $30 billion in energy investments while serving in the Obama administration as Department of Energy (DOE) assistant secretary and acting undersecretary. Cathy's...

Your Next Smartphone Case Or Electric Vehicle Body May Be A Battery
2014-05-19 14:34:10

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Because space within today’s electronic devices is at a premium and these devices are requiring more and more power – engineers have been looking into making batteries that are also the cases of devices or possibly the exteriors of electric vehicles. According to a new study published in the journal Nano Letters, engineers at Vanderbilt University have developed small, grey wafers that could be the forerunner of these new types of...

2014-05-15 23:06:36

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Graphene Markets, Technologies and Opportunities 2014-2024" to its huge collection of research reports. Get Materials Related Research Reports at http://www.researchmoz.us/materials-market-reports-101.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Graphene Markets, Technologies and Opportunities 2014-2024". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
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