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2013-10-16 23:31:59

Boulder Ionics (BI), a leading producer of ionic liquid based electrolytes for advanced energy storage, announced that it has signed a non-exclusive worldwide licensing agreement with Hydro-Québec (HQ), a major supplier of electricity, relying on clean, renewable energy. The deal provides BI with a license to HQ’s patent portfolio for a family of chemicals containing bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide, or FSI. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Combining this license with its existing licenses of TFSI...

2011-06-20 07:00:00

HOUSTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dresser-Rand Group Inc. ("Dresser-Rand") (NYSE: DRC) and Statoil (NYSE: STO) announced today that they have launched a joint research and development project based on Dresser-Rand's Integrated Compression System (ICS). The ICS is an advanced technology platform that uses high-efficiency DATUM centrifugal compressor technology driven by a high speed, close-coupled motor. The compressor rotor incorporates a proprietary, integrated gas-liquid separation...

2011-06-16 09:00:00

MONTREAL, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Hydro-Qu©bec and its partners--RONA, les Rotisseries St-Hubert, METRO and the Agence m©tropolitaine de transport (AMT)--are pleased to announce the creation of "The Electric Circuit", Canada's first public charging network for plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs). Supplied with clean, renewable energy, the first charging stations will be operational in early 2012 at the founding partners' business sites and at several AMT park-and-ride facilities....

2011-06-06 12:16:00

MONTREAL, June 6 /PRNewswire/ - Editors are advised that a high-resolution photo is available to accompany the news release, MO946, Largest electric vehicle trial in Canada - Hydro-Quebec delivers 15 i-MiEVs to Boucherville businesses, issued today by HYDRO-QUEBEC. Caption: Left to right : Jean Martel, Mayor of Boucherville; Manon Ouellet, Vice-president of development for the Association des gens d'affaires de Boucherville; Nathalie Normandeau, Deputy Premier, Minister of...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.