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2014-03-11 08:39:04

PISMO BEACH, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LightManufacturing LLC, a solar thermal technology company, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued the firm US Patent 8,662,877 covering the use of concentrated solar thermal energy for molding plastic. The proprietary technology allows low-cost manufacturing of large plastic objects like water tanks and boats without the use of fossil fuels. The patent describes the use of heliostats...

2013-05-30 23:18:34

At the event, MECASOLAR wants to reach new deals and add more projects to those it already has in its Mexican portfolio for 2013. In addition, it expects to reach new agreements for the manufacture and delivery of solar trackers in Mexico. (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 MECASOLAR, a multinational company that designs, manufactures and supplies solar trackers, fixed structures for ground or roof-mounted installations and foundation screws for large solar PV installations, is participating 29 and 30...

2012-05-27 23:01:55

Celebrates 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 Multi-Tech Systems is enabling an M2M (machine-to-machine) communications solution for the Solar Beacon project as part of the 75th anniversary celebration of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. On Sunday, May 27, and the months that follow, two points of light - one on each of the bridge´s tower tops - will be visible to observers. Multi-Tech enabled 3G cellular communication for the two motor-operated...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'