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2014-07-17 23:02:06

New microgrid solutions provide improved financial optimization of distributed energy resources for corporate, university and government campuses. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today announced a partnership with Green Energy Corp to provide standardized microgrid solutions to a wide variety of public and private energy clients in the rapidly growing domestic and international microgrid marketplace. The partnership...

2014-07-17 16:22:21

ST. LOUIS, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) today praised the action of Australia's Parliament and Prime Minister in repealing the carbon tax, which has hurt consumers via high electricity costs and damaged the economy. "The Australia Government's reversal of the carbon tax is a lesson in leadership for the modern world," said Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce. "We encourage U.S. policymakers to take the same path and reject...

2014-07-17 16:22:06

GULFPORT, Miss., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Workers at Mississippi Power's Kemper County energy facility successfully reached two major testing milestones: testing of the combined cycle unit and pressure testing of both gasifiers. The successful completion of the tests is an indication of continued progress on putting both pieces of equipment into service. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140717/128425 Recent testing of the combined cycle included successfully running the...

2014-07-17 16:21:40

Will provide alternative energy solution for EU power plants ATLANTA, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Pellets, LLC today announced it has acquired the formerly shuttered Louisiana Pacific OSB mill in Athens, GA. The company plans to convert the mill into a wood pellet production facility, producing approximately 450,000 metric tons annually. The wood pellets will be exported to the European Union to be used as an alternative to coal as fuel in power plants. E-Pellets has a...

2014-07-17 16:21:33

Bustling Exhibition Floor, High Quality Business Connections and Informative Conference Sessions Characterize Intersolar's Seventh San Francisco Event SAN FRANCISCO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intersolar North America, the most well attended solar industry exhibition and conference in North America, successfully concluded its seventh annual show in the heart of the United States' largest solar market. Over the course of three days, more than 17,000 visitors from 74 countries...

2014-07-17 12:33:54

ALBANY, New York, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Smart Grid (Advanced Metering Infrastructure, Distribution Automation, Software and Hardware, Communication Technologies, Transmission Upgrades, and Cyber Security) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," global smart grid market was valued at USD 37.7 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach 118.1...

2014-07-17 12:24:00

ALBANY, New York, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "CO2 EOR Market - Permian Basin Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019." According to the report, the CO2 EOR market in the Permian Basin accounted for 195,000 barrels per day in 2012 and is anticipated to reach 329,069 barrels per day in 2019, expanding at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2013 to 2019. Browse the full CO2 EOR Market...

2014-07-17 12:23:26

U.S. Places 13th Out of 16, Behind Australia, India, and South Korea. WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Germany comes in first in a new energy efficiency ranking of the world's major economies, followed by Italy, the European Union as a whole, China, and France, according to the 2014 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard published today by the nonprofit American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). New to the rankings this year are four nations:...

2014-07-17 08:24:26

VANCOUVER, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) is pleased to announce that the Toba Montrose credit agreement has been amended to remove an insurance-related waiver, paving the way for the resumption of regular equity distributions from the project. The project partnership had previously agreed with its lenders to temporarily suspend distributions until satisfactory resolution of insurance-related issues related to a naturally-occurring rockslide at the...

2014-07-17 08:24:22

WALTHAM, Mass., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ilios Inc., a subsidiary of Tecogen(®) Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announced it signed a manufacturers' representative agreement with Sam DeSanto Company Inc. (SDCI), a Mid-Atlantic based HVAC and plumbing equipment supplier. Concurrent with the signing of the agreement, SDCI placed an order for an Ilios Water-Source High Efficiency Water Heater (Ilios HEWH-500-WS). The Ilios unit is planned for installation at Landstown High School,...


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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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