Quantcast

Latest energy Stories

2014-09-29 16:22:32

Cheng Kin Ming building first-ever, vertically integrated clean energy supply chain NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheng Kin Ming, whose recent investments in solar companies are estimated to be worth nearly $20 billion - making him the world's largest private investor in clean technologies - is speaking publicly for the first time about his strategy to accelerate the world's transition to green cities. His approach is to identify the world's best, complementary clean...

2014-09-29 12:35:25

DALLAS, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report offers an in-depth analysis of the "More Electric Aircraft Market by Technology (Power Electronics, Thermal Management, Safety Systems and Advanced Materials), Platform (Commercial, Military and UAV) & by Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, Middle East, Latin America and Africa) - Forecasts & Analysis to 2014-2020", the MEA equipment market is projected to reach $22548.59 Million by 2020, growing at a high CAGR...

2014-09-29 12:23:37

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: EcoFactor will present at Demand Response World Forum, happening October 13-15, 2014 in Costa Mesa, Calif. ----- EcoFactor SVP Product Operations and co-founder Scott Hublou joins panelists...

2014-09-29 12:23:26

TULSA, Okla. and HOUSTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) ("Magellan") and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) announced today that BridgeTex Pipeline began commercial service today, delivering crude oil from West Texas to the Houston Gulf Coast area. Construction of the BridgeTex Pipeline commenced in Nov. 2012 following an initial successful open season in which BridgeTex secured long-term transportation commitments...

2014-09-29 12:23:19

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exelon Generation announced today that it is planning to build two combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) units in Texas utilizing a new General Electric technology that will make them among the cleanest, most efficient CCGTs in the state and the nation. The new units are being built on existing Exelon sites: one at Colorado Bend Generating Station, currently a 498 MW natural gas plant in Wharton County, TX; and the other at the 704...

2014-09-29 12:23:15

Inadequate Response to 2012 "Waste Confidence" Court Action Means Legal Challenge is Inevitable ... Unless NRC Halts Process. WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Firing a shot over the bow of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), 17 groups today took a necessary first step to seeking federal court intervention if the NRC does not stop on its own the licensing and relicensing of 23 reactors at 14 sites across the United States. In urging the NRC to halt its...

2014-09-29 12:22:15

MILAN and AUBURN HILLS, Michigan, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magneti Marelli Holding USA announced that its exhaust system manufacturing plant located in Independence Township, Mich., near Clarkston, celebrated its official opening. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140929/708863 ) "The inauguration of the IndependenceTownship plant is a significant milestone for Magneti Marelli," said Magneti Marelli Holding USA President and CEO Stephane...

2014-09-29 08:34:12

Confidence in company demonstrated by market HOUSTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocys, the company at the forefront of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL), announced today that it has raised approximately $85 million through an oversubscribed equity placing, priced at a premium to the market price. The new funds will be used to build upon the Company's recent successes and maintain strong commercial momentum, helping to further accelerate adoption of Velocys technology...

2014-09-29 08:24:55

Also Pursuing An Exciting New Antibacterial Application RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natcore Technology Inc. (TSX-V: NXT; NTCXF.PK) has filed for patent protection for key elements of its revolutionary new black silicon production process. The filing converts prior provisional applications into a full patent filing, but also incorporates additional proprietary aspects of the Company's process that were recently developed. The new patent filing covers several...

2014-09-29 08:24:51

AllEarth Renewables Installs 366 of Its Innovative Solar Trackers SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AllEarth Renewables and Claire Solar Partners have announced the completion of a 2.2MW solar tracker farm in South Burlington, Vt. JA Solar provided multi-crystalline 260 watt PID resistant modules for the project. The project is the largest in North America to utilize distributed inverters and dual-axis trackers to maximize production. Claire Solar utilized 366...


Latest energy Reference Libraries

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...

More Articles (24 articles) »
Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
Related