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2014-09-23 08:21:32

~ Up to 10% Improvement in Power and Torque over Diesel; Targeted at Medium-Duty Truck Applications ~ VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT) (NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today is unveiling its newest proprietary technology, the first generation of enhanced spark-ignited (ESI) natural gas system. Westport's new revolutionary approach to natural gas combustion technology is designed to...

2014-08-28 23:12:47

Quebec government funds study to develop engine parameters to reduce fuel consumption and emissions Montreal, QC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 FPInnovations’ Performance Innovation Transport (PIT) group, a not-for-profit engineering and research group for the North American trucking industry, today announced that it has received funding from the Quebec government to initiate a commercial vehicle engine programming project to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. The focus of the project is...

2014-07-25 23:05:11

Two researchers from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory were named among "The World's Most Influential Minds" by Thompson Reuters for their research on combustion modeling. The list was generated by analyzing citation data over the last 11 years to recognize those who published the highest-impact work. Livermore, California (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Lawrence Livermore scientists Charles Westbrook and William Pitz have been named to Thomson Reuters list of "The...

2014-07-17 23:04:02

CD-adapco releases STAR-CD and es-ice v4.22 which are now available for download. New York and London (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 CD-adapco™, the largest privately held CFD focused provider of Computer Aided Engineering software, today announced the release of v4.22 of STAR-CD® and es-ice™ IC Engine simulation software. The v4.22 release provides extensive refinements to existing physics models and pre-processing developments to deliver rapid and more accurate in-cylinder simulation....

2014-07-09 08:20:40

Combustion modeling tools guide creation of engine to demonstrate feasibility of new emissions standards PITTSBURGH, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) simulation solutions to model in-cylinder combustion to develop an advanced test engine that will demonstrate fuel-saving and emissions-reducing technologies. The EPA's test engine will help establish the feasibility of meeting recently issued fuel standards...

2014-06-19 08:24:17

CTO Joseph Colannino to showcase how ClearSign can combine groundbreaking NOx emissions performance with improvements to energy efficiency and flame shape SEATTLE, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, announced today that Chief Technology Officer Joseph Colannino will lead a technical presentation during the Air and Waste...

2014-06-09 08:21:40

- Civic Natural Gas drivers qualify for single-occupant access to HOV "carpool" lanes and High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes in the Greater Los Angeles area TORRANCE, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Californians purchasing a new Civic Natural Gas vehicle (http://automobiles.honda.com/civic-natural-gas/) are now eligible for special savings from the California Energy Commission - an immediate $1,000 purchase credit(1) supplied directly by certified Honda Civic Natural Gas...

2014-05-14 08:25:25

SEATTLE, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Rick Rutkowski will be a featured presenter at the Brean Capital Global Resource and Infrastructure Conference on May 28, 2014, and at the Marcum MicroCap Conference on May 29th, 2014. Both conferences will be held in New York, NY. About...

2014-05-09 16:20:43

DUBLIN, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qzptlj/global_light) has announced the addition of the "Global Light Vehicle Engine Technologies Market 2008 To 2028" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report provides a comprehensive overview of the global light vehicle engine technologies sector, major suppliers, top markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Based on exclusive...

2014-05-01 08:27:47

Duplex(TM) burner technology achieves unprecedented reduction in NOx and CO emissions coupled with unique cost saving features. SEATTLE, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, has demonstrated the capabilities of its Duplex(TM) burner architecture at a scale that directly addresses applications across several significant segments of...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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