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2014-10-27 12:23:34

Company announces acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne's Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) business, including the intellectual property (IP) rights and patents related to molten salt technology for solar thermal power SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a leading global developer of large-scale solar power projects and advanced solar thermal technology, today announced its acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne's Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) business. The...

2014-10-27 12:23:21

DUBLIN, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Solar PV Inverter Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A PV inverter is a device that converts direct current (DC) from solar panels to alternate current (AC) of the required frequency, which is then supplied to the electric grid. This device uses the maximum power point tracking (MPPT) technique to extract the maximum amount of power...

2014-10-27 08:24:59

- Calnetix License Technology for Oil & Gas Industry-related Products - CERRITOS, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Calnetix Technologies, a world leader in high-speed permanent magnet motor generators, power electronics and magnetic bearings for a variety of applications and industries, announced today an intellectual property license agreement with UK-based Turbo Power Systems (TPS). The agreement grants Calnetix a license to use TPS Megawatt class electric motor technology,...

2014-10-27 08:24:13

Future Composite Materials Needs for the Global Wind Energy Market 2014-2019 IRVING, Texas, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Composite materials are used in a variety of applications in the wind energy industry, such as wind turbine blades, nacelle covers, and spinners. Composite materials are used in the wind energy industry due to its high strength-to-weight ratio and good mechanical properties. The Asia Pacific region is expected to be the largest region with a market share of 40% in...

2014-10-27 08:24:03

SHANGHAI, People's Republic of China, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed an agreement with Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute ("SMDERI"), to develop a project partnership to jointly build a waste-to-biofuels facility in China. The agreement was signed by Dr. Donghan Jin, President of Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute, and Mr. Vincent Chornet, President and...

2014-10-27 08:23:30

TORONTO, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX: PRE) (BVC: PREC) (BOVESPA: PREB) announced today an update of its exploration activities for the first nine months of 2014. During the first nine months of 2014, the Company continued with its exploratory drilling activity in Colombia and Peru, drilling a total of 39 wells, comprised of 17 exploration wells, 19 appraisal wells and three stratigraphic wells. Of this total, 28 wells discovered economic...

2014-10-27 04:21:10

DALLAS, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Smart Meter Industry Report, 2014-2018 market research says the advancing smart grid construction in China spurred the constant growth of smart meter demand. By the end of 2013, 370 million smart meters had been accumulatively installed in China, and the figure is expected to hit 500 million in 2015. Complete report is available in the smart meter market section of the online industry intelligence library of...

2014-10-27 04:21:03

Significant Acquisition adds to ContourGlobal's Growing Wind and Solar Operating Portfolios WIEN, Austria and NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ContourGlobal and affiliates of Austria's Raiffeisen Banking Group announced that they have signed agreements for ContourGlobal to purchase approximately 201 MW of renewable energy operating plants in Austria, Slovakia and the Czech Republic for an undisclosed sum. The portfolios acquired include 8 operating wind farms in Austria...

2014-10-27 04:20:44

SEOUL, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Corp. announced today that it is introducing its "Complete Energy Value Chain," which promotes the production, storage and efficient use of eco-friendly energy, at Asia's leading biennial electric power supply event, which is taking place on Jeju Island, Korea from October 27 to 29. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154446 The LG exhibit is part of the Conference of the Electric Power Supply Industry (CEPSI), which is held by the Association...

2014-10-25 04:21:25

DALLAS, October 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Global Smart Solar Market 2014-2018 and Smart Solar Market [Communication, RFID, Automation, Metering, Automated Meter Reading, Solar Meter, Intelligrid, Integration and Platform Monitoring, IT & Analytics]: Global Advancements, Trends, Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018) research reports to its store. The Global Smart Solar Market 2014-2018 research report forecasts the industry to grow at...


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...

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