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2014-07-23 12:25:00

To provide Smart Grid solutions to GSA member schools NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Schools Alliance (GSA) announced an exclusive partnership with Noveda Technologies, to bring energy and water management tools to their member schools. Under the partnership, all GSA member schools will now have access to cutting-edge energy and water monitoring systems as well as other advanced analytics tools and conservation technologies provided by Noveda Technologies....

2014-07-23 12:24:48

NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, today announced that Graham Whaling has joined the firm as an Industry Executive focused on energy investments. Mr. Whaling is a highly respected energy executive with more than 35 years of experience in a wide range of roles throughout the industry. Most recently, he was Chief Executive Officer of Parkman Whaling LLC, an oil and gas investment banking advisory firm that he co-founded in...

2014-07-23 12:24:12

DUBLIN, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Hydropower is the most mature, reliable and cost-effective renewable power generation technology where power is derived from the energy of water moving from higher to lower elevations. It is a proven, anticipated, and typically price-competitive technology. Hydropower has one of the best...

2014-07-23 12:24:07

NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on Asia Pacific [http://www.researchmoz.us/asia-pacific-oil-and-gas-industry-research-report-q3-2014-asia-pacific-continues-to-hold-the-key-to-global-energy-market-growth-report.html ] , Middle East [http://www.researchmoz.us/middle-east-oil-and-gas-industry-research-report-q3-2014-shifting-trends-towards-consumption-of-light-and-high-quality-fuels-report.html ] , Europe...

2014-07-23 12:24:03

Teams at Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos Laboratories Recognized for Innovation RESTON, Va., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced today that researchers from two U.S. national laboratories managed and operated by Bechtel partnerships have earned six 2014 R&D 100 Awards, known as the Oscars(®) of Invention. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory teams collected four awards and Los Alamos National Laboratory teams received two. R&D Magazine gives the awards to...

2014-07-23 12:24:01

READING, Pa., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter fiscal 2015 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, August 7 beginning at 9:00 am Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, President & Chief...

2014-07-23 12:23:55

DUBLIN, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Fuel Cells - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fuel Cells in US$ Thousands by the following Product Segments: Phosphoric Acid Fuel Cells, Molten Carbonate Fuel Cells, Alkaline Fuel Cells, Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells, and Others. The report...

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....

2014-07-23 08:26:15

AUSTIN, Texas, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarBridge Technologies(®) (SolarBridge), the leading provider of PV module-integrated microinverters and monitoring solutions, today announced that Mark Sandoval has joined the company as Vice President of Global Strategy. In this role, Sandoval will drive corporate strategy, expand strategic partnerships and optimize business operations as the market for AC solar solutions continues to mature....

2014-07-23 08:25:51

RWAMAGANA, Rwanda, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Government of Rwanda is preparing to commission in early August 2014 the first utility-scale solar PV power plant in East Africa with a production capacity of 8.5 MWp. The project has commenced testing phase of up to 20% of its total capacity. At present, less than one in five households in Rwanda have access to electricity, and this will increase the country's production capacity by up to 8%. Access to electricity is crucial...


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Optimal Energy Joule
2014-06-18 06:24:29

The Joule was produced by Optimal Energy based in Cape Town, South Africa. It was an electric six-seat passenger car first thought of in 2004. It was shown to the public at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. Changes were made and shown again at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Production of the Joule stopped in April 2012 and Optimal Energy announced it was closing down in June 2012. The Joule was an electric car designed by Keith Helfet, who also designed the Jaguar XJ220 and the Jaguar F-type...

Solar Impulse
2014-04-11 10:27:07

The Solar Impulse is a Swiss made long-range solar-powered aircraft project. It was developed at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. The project’s goal is to circle the Earth with a piloted fixed-wing aircraft, powered only by solar energy. Bertrand Piccard, a Swiss aeronaut leads the project who was a co-pilot with Andre Borsch berg a Swiss businessman, in the first balloon to circle the Earth non-stop. The Swiss aircraft is a single-seat monoplane which can stay airborne...

ZENN Motor Company
2014-01-06 10:48:03

The ZENN or "Zero Emissions No Noise" Motor Company is a Canadian company that initially produced small lead-acid electric vehicles. It is currently focused on gaining the rights to electric storage capacitor technology. Ian Clifford, Marek Warunkiewicz and Probyn Gayle are the co-founders of Feel Good Cars, later renamed ZENN Motor Company. The first prototype the company produced was a Dauphine Electric vehicle based on the Renault Dauphine. The all-electric prototype went on display at...

Stellar Astrophysics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The prominent feature that allows for the existence of life on Earth is the Sun. Radiation from our closest star provides heat and energy to our planet, driving biological processes and providing the necessary conditions for liquid water to naturally exist. But our Sun is only but one star in this vast Universe. And as it turns out, most stars are quite different than the one that illuminates our day. For this reason, scientists have, for hundreds of years, attempted to study the other...

Antarctic Sea Urchin (Sterechinus Neumayeri)
2012-04-17 11:36:15

The Antarctic Sea Urchin (Sterechinus neumayeri), is a species of sea urchin in the family Echinidae. It is found in the Antarctic Ocean living on the seafloor. It is common around the circumpolar waters, including the Balleny Islands, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Terra Nova Bay, and Victoria Land. It is found at depths of about 820 feet. The colors of this species range from bright red to dull purple and can grow to 2 inches in diameter. The test (shell) is globular with...

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