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2014-08-26 16:22:06

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Micro-CHP Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A micro CHP system is about the size of a major appliance with a capacity ranging from 1 kW to 6 kW and produces electricity as well as heat using generally natural gas as fuel. Micro CHP systems are extremely efficient with combined heat and power generating efficiency of approximately...

2014-08-26 12:32:24

ALBANY, New York, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Smart Demand Response Market By End User - Residential, Commercial, and Industrial) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2025", Global Smart Demand Response Market was valued at USD 5,041.4 million in 2013 and is expected to reach 51,478.9 million by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 21.6% from 2014 to 2025....

2014-08-26 12:22:47

-- K-12 and Higher Education grants focus on energy, environment and workforce development RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 schools and educational institutions in nine states and the District of Columbia have been chosen to receive education grants totaling more than $1.3 million from the Dominion Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Dominion Resources, for the 2014-2015 academic year. "This year's projects are exceptional and reflect both Dominion's focus on the...

2014-08-26 12:22:32

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A heat recovery steam generator is a system used to extract useful heat from the exhaust of combustion turbines or hot gas streams. It has advantages over normal boilers in terms of resource efficiency and environmental friendliness. The steam extracted may be...

2014-08-26 12:22:22

Companies uncover business benefits of energy management systems and strategies WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Three North American industrial plants that recently deployed energy management systems (EnMS) are highlighted in new case studies from the Global Superior Energy Performance (GSEP) Energy Management Working Group (EMWG). These latest entries in the growing GSEP series explain how two Canadian plants, IBM and Lincoln Electric, and one U.S. plant, HARBEC,...

2014-08-26 12:20:43

GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), announced today that it has received an order for its Underwater Security System to protect a European Nuclear Power facility. The system is expected to be installed on site before the end of 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120504/NY01339LOGO Dan Ben-Dov, DSIT's Vice President for Sales and Marketing commented, "After establishing itself as the...

2014-08-26 08:35:18

Wireless charging enters mainstream adoption phase PISCATAWAY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qi, the global wireless power standard, has entered mainstream consumer adoption and solidified its position as market leader. Recent proof of this momentum comes from companies such as Deloitte, Facebook, Google, Lexus, Texas Instruments and Verizon Wireless, which have deployed Qi wireless charging in its corporate locations or products. With new Qi installations in airports, public venues,...

2014-08-26 08:25:34

New Energy System Part of Campus GHG Reduction Plan WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American DG Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADGE), a leading On?Site Utility, offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and athletic facilities, is now operating a 75 kW combined heat and power (CHP) system providing an On-Site energy solution to Wolman Hall student housing at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland....

2014-08-26 08:25:21

EVT Provides Integrators, Utilities with Smaller Footprint, Lower-Weight Solution for Compact Substations SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor and high-voltage equipment, announced its new Electronic Voltage Transformer (EVT) for smart grid applications that range from 110 kV to 550 kV. The EVT is the latest addition to Maxwell's CONDIS® family of high-voltage capacitors and capacitive...

2014-08-26 08:25:12

This significant achievement marks the third time in the past four years they have won the award, further solidifying their status as the favorite solar provider for San Diego home and business owners SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellar Solar, one of California's leading commercial and residential solar installers since 1998 has won the prestigious UT San Diego Readers Poll again in 2014. The award, announced August 24 by the UT San Diego, has become an annual...


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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
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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