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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...

2014-07-23 08:25:16

BAODING, China and TOKYO, Japan, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company,") the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Japan Corporation ("Yingli Japan"), has signed an agreement to supply 32 MWs of multicrystalline PV modules to a large-scale project located in...

2014-07-23 08:25:07

HOUSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has published the July Fleet Status Report ("the Report"). The Report includes the Hercules Offshore Rig Fleet Status (as of July 23, 2014), which contains detailed contract information for each of the Company's drilling rigs. The Report also includes the Hercules Offshore Liftboat Fleet Status Report, which contains information by liftboat class for June 2014, including revenue per...

2014-07-23 08:24:43

WAKE FOREST, N.C., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) today announced it has been awarded approximately $140 million of new distributed generation (DG) business. The $140 million in new DG business includes $120 million of new utility-scale solar projects, including a major award from one of the largest investor-owned utilities in the U.S. to provide two large-scale solar installations. PowerSecure expects to recognize approximately half of...

2014-07-23 08:20:52

MADISON, Conn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verdek LLC (VERDEK), leading suppliers of Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations, CNG Refueling Stations, and LNG Production is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a GSA Schedule 56 contract: (GS-07F-172BA), under the 'Buildings and Building Materials; Industrial Services and Supplies' category. Verdek is now certified to supply EV Charging Stations and supplies to Federal Agencies. Acknowledging the growth in Federal spending...

2014-07-22 20:21:23

SEATTLE, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Summit Power Group, LLC a leading developer of low-carbon electric power projects, is pleased to announce changes in the responsibilities of certain key leaders on the executive team. Chief Commercial Officer Ann E. Banks has been named Chief Operating Officer, expanding her current role to include responsibility for the overall management and administration of the company with a focus on efficiency and structure for development efforts....

2014-07-22 16:28:37

-- AERCO's High Efficiency Condensing Boiler Technologies deliver 30-40% energy efficiency savings for Federal Government projects and Private Sector Verticals such as K-12 Schools, Universities, Hotels, Multi-Family, Office Buildings, and Retail -- BLAUVELT, N.Y., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY-17), the Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Committee, visited on July 21(st) AERCO International Inc. in Blauvelt to see firsthand the skilled jobs and...

2014-07-22 16:22:49

VANCOUVER, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP) (TSX: BLD) has received a purchase order from New Flyer Industries for the delivery of Ballard's first next-generation FCvelocity(®)-HD7 fuel cell power module to a North American bus manufacturer. Delivery of the power module to New Flyer Industries is planned for later this year. The module will be utilized in a next generation New Flyer Industries fuel cell bus that will be sent to Altoona, Pennsylvania...

2014-07-22 16:22:15

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Engine development company Scuderi Group, Inc., today announced it filed a new patent application for a dual-output power generation system and method that can be implemented with both conventional or Scuderi Split-Cycle internal combustion engine technology. This adds to the current Scuderi Group Patent Portfolio containing hundreds of patents and patent applications, which are issued or pending in several countries. The...


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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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