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2014-03-03 08:21:21

~ Global Auto Supplier and Westport Combine Strengths for Natural Gas Heavy-Duty Applications ~ VANCOUVER, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today announced a joint development agreement with Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH) to help entrench Westport High Pressure Direct Injection (Westport(TM) HPDI) as the leading natural gas technology platform for heavy-duty...

2014-02-18 12:24:05

"The good news is clean diesel technology is already delivering significant environmental and climate benefits. It would take 60 new clean diesel trucks to produce the same level of emissions as a truck manufactured in 1988." WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement regarding today's announcement by President Obama on the development of new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas rules for medium and heavy duty...

2014-02-11 16:21:57

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 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 Joe Colannino will be a featured presenter at the Energy Solutions Center Technology and Market Assessment Forum, February 11 - 13, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt in Atlanta, GA. According to the Energy Solutions Center, the Technology and Market...

2014-01-29 08:22:28

Automotive industry leader, Phil Murtaugh, joins board as Pinnacle expands Silicon Valley headquarters SAN CARLOS, Calif., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Engines, developer of ultra-efficient engine designs, today announced a key addition to the leadership team naming Phil Murtaugh as the newest member of its board of directors. With previous professional experience as CEO of Asian Operations for Chrysler Group and the CEO of General Motors China Group, Murtaugh provides keen...

2014-01-15 12:20:14

- Nine of the Ward's 10 Best Engines feature Continental powertrain technologies. AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reaching a milestone, Continental, a leading international automotive supplier, is observing its 20(th) consecutive year of contributions of powertrain technologies to winners of Ward's 10 Best Engines competition. For the 2014 awards, Continental has contributed to nine engines that have set the benchmark in power, torque, technology, observed fuel economy,...

2013-12-12 23:31:54

Earth's Flame, the Hybrid Clean Burn System for wood burning fireplaces, replaces cast iron grates and increases radiant heat up to 115% while reducing fireplace emissions by 78%. It ensures continued heat even during power outages. Corona, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Earth's Flame is passionate about wood burning fireplaces. Based in Corona, California, Earth's Flame is the sister company of Canterbury Enterprises, founded in 1954 by Joe Leighton. During cold weather,...

2013-11-30 23:00:26

Beauty starts with a beautiful skin and a toned body. http://www.DailyGossip.org reveals in a complex review that the Glowing Lean System is the best program to use to achieve a perfect weight. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Daily Gossip publishes a complex review to the Glowing Lean System, the natural way to gorgeous skin. Moreover, this program is effective for beautiful hair and a slim body that will definitely impress. To find out more about this new weight loss plan and...

2013-11-27 10:00:35

Plasma-assisted combustion could help make jets fly higher, faster and longer, according to work presented at APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Mix together air, fuel, and heat and you get combustion, the chemical reaction that powers most engines in planes, trains and automobiles. And if you throw in some ionized gas (plasma), it turns out, you can sustain combustion even in conditions that would otherwise snuff out the reaction: at low air pressure, in high winds or when there's low...

2013-11-27 08:20:02

Tokyo, Nov 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Professor Naitoh of Waseda University's Faculty of Science and Engineering has discovered a new compressive combustion principle that can yield engines with the ultimate level of efficiency. With a thermal efficiency of 60% or more in applications including automobiles, power generation, and aircraft, will their low fuel consumption be superior to that of HV vehicles?Professor Ken Naitoh of Waseda University's Faculty of Science and Engineering...

2013-11-20 23:03:31

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Advanced Internal Combustion Engine Technologies Report. London (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 This report looks at the market drivers currently affecting the advanced powertrain sector, in particular fuel economy, CO2 emissions, fuel prices and criterion emissions. Furthermore, the report provides detailed analysis of spark-ignition, compression-ignition and combined spark and compression ignition engines technologies....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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