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2014-07-14 04:21:44

Well suspended due to higher-than-expected pressures SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE, POMSox: IOC) has suspended the Wahoo-1 well in PPL474 in Papua New Guinea after intersecting gas and higher-than-expected pressures that could compromise rig safety. Significant concentrations of methane, ethane, propane and butane have been recorded and are believed to be entering the well bore from permeable zones above the...

2014-07-14 00:20:07

Shell Veteran Linda Cook to be CEO of Harbour Energy HONG KONG and WASHINGTON, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Group Limited (SGX: N21) ("Noble") and EIG Global Energy Partners ("EIG") today announced the formation and commitment to capitalize Harbour Energy, Ltd ("Harbour Energy"), a company that will own and operate upstream and midstream energy assets globally. Harbour Energy will seek to own high quality assets that provide exposure to key supply trends while capturing value...

2014-07-13 23:01:24

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Passenger Car Sensors Market by Application (Powertrain/Drivetrain, Exhaust, Interior/Comfort, DAS, & Body Control), by Sensor Type (Pressure, Temperature, Speed, O2/NOx, Position, & Others) & by Geography - Trends & Forecast to 2019" research report in its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Global passenger car sensors market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 9.11% over the period of 2014 to 2019. As the government norms become...

sounding the sun
2014-07-13 03:20:50

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On July 14, NASA will launch a sounding rocket from White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. A little before noon, the rocket will streak 180 miles into the atmosphere, sending it into the thermosphere layer, beyond the ozone's ability to block the sun's high energy light. Sounding rockets are small payload, scientific research rockets. Named for the nautical term "to sound," which means to take measurements, the rockets have been...

2014-07-12 23:00:57

Demand Response Management System-North America market can be segmented by Companies and Macro Indicators. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-demand-response-management-system-4304029893.html (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Demand Response Management Systems is a crucial peak load management tool with considerable benefits in reducing the imbalance between energy supply and demand. With the help of DRMS, smart grid appliances have been rolled out (due to increasing pressure on...

2014-07-11 23:04:54

According to data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Carroll County leads in both oil and natural gas production, and its lead in the latter is particularly impressive, according to Chem Rock Technologies. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Competition is almost always a positive for industries where consumers can benefit from innovation and new strategies designed to increase production. Organizations that constantly try to one-up one another look for new ways to do so, which spurs...

2014-07-11 23:01:37

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the successful installation of its spent fuel pool level instrumentation system at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, operated by Tennessee Valley Authority. PITTSBURGH (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the successful installation of its spent fuel pool level instrumentation system at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, operated by Tennessee Valley Authority. Spent fuel pools are storage pools for spent, or used, nuclear fuel from...

2014-07-11 16:20:32

DUBLIN, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Marine Electric Vehicles Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Fuel used by ships and boats is varied and ranges from diesel and gasoline to just wind energy. For instance, ships that carry cargos and containers majorly run on diesel; gasoline and sails are also commonly used. With fuel prices growing exponentially, the demand for...

2014-07-11 12:22:22

DALLAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Global Heat Transfer Fluids Market, By Type (Mineral Oils, Silicone & Aromatics, PAG & Glycol Fluids, & Others), By Application (Oil & Gas, Chemical, CSP, Manufacturing Processes, Bio-Diesel, & Pharmaceutical), By Geography-Trends & Forecasts to 2019" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global heat transfer fluids market with an analysis and forecast of the global consumption in terms of...

2014-07-11 08:22:16

HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Far East Energy Corporation (OTCBB:FEEC), the U.S. listed company that operates the Shouyang Coalbed Methane (CBM) Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in Shanxi Province, People's Republic of China, is pleased to announce a further extension of the maturity date of its existing bridge facility with Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). The maturity date of the bridge facility with SCB has been extended to September 15, 2014, from the previous maturity...


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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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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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