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2014-08-11 08:35:03

PRBA Letter Urges ICAO Meeting on Enforcement WASHINGTON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization, PRBA - The Rechargeable Battery Association expressed strong concerns about the dangers posed by non-compliant air shipments of lithium batteries and requested ICAO's help to address the matter. "These matters are of global concern," PRBA's August 8 letter said. "Recently, however, compliance and...

2014-07-31 20:20:26

Regulation Aligns U.S. Transport Rules with Tougher International Standards WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PRBA - The Rechargeable Battery Association today thanked the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration for releasing a final rule on the transport of lithium batteries, the culmination of a four and a half year effort to enhance safety by harmonizing U.S. hazardous materials transport regulations with the more stringent international...

2014-07-31 16:22:33

Powerful Lithium-Ion Battery Technology Provides Safe, Reliable Energy for Military, Law Enforcement, Emergency, and Fire/Rescue Field Operations HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A rugged, lightweight, 12V/100Ah portable power system, by power systems innovator Southwest Electronic Energy Group (SWE), is breaking new ground in higher capacity and compact-convenient energy for wherever standard power sources are unavailable. POW-R Tote®, originally employed by law...

2014-07-31 12:33:54

SALT LAKE CITY, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Retailer Show Booth #PV3346 -- Olympia showcases its exclusive line of portable outdoor Power, Lighting and Communications products at the 2014 Outdoor Retailer Show. These products are designed with the outdoor enthusiast and the environment in mind. Olympia utilizes two "green energy" sources to power their high performance products. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140731/132288 Lithium-ion rechargeable batteries provide...

2014-07-29 23:06:51

Research Addresses Safety Threat from Undeclared Lithium Batteries in Air Cargo Torrance, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Rapiscan Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of security inspection systems, today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to determine the feasibility of automatically detecting batteries in air cargo. The contract with the UK CAA, supported by UK Department for Transport funding, calls for Rapiscan to develop...

Stanford Team Achieves 'Holy Grail' Of Battery Design
2014-07-29 03:59:43

Stanford School of Engineering Engineers use carbon nanospheres to protect lithium from the reactive and expansive problems that have restricted its use as an anode Engineers across the globe have been racing to design smaller, cheaper and more efficient rechargeable batteries to meet the power storage needs of everything from handheld gadgets to electric cars. In a paper published today in the journal Nature Nanotechnology, researchers at Stanford University report that they have...

2014-07-21 08:21:22

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arotech Corporation (Nasdaq GM: ARTX) today announced that its Battery and Power Systems Division has received $6.2 million in new orders. The orders were all for battery and related products for military applications. "We are pleased with the ongoing technological advances by our battery division," commented Arotech's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Robert S. Ehrlich. "We continue to expand our sales, selling new...

2014-07-18 23:08:24

Recently Torrance, CA based CALEB Technology and LA/Brea, CA based California Lithium Battery signed an MOU to establish a Joint Venture to produce a new line of safe ultra-high performance lithium ion batteries for consumer electronic devices, power tools, and electric vehicles (EVs). Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 As the global demand continues to grow for a safe, affordable, high energy density lithium-ion battery (LIB) two recognized Southern California advanced battery...

2014-07-14 12:30:08

-- Innovation Changes Life SHENZHEN, China, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Disposable e-cigarettes, which look, feel and taste like conventional cigarettes, have become the first choice of entry-level e-cigarette users. They are now quite popular for their easy operation, high efficiency and thick vapor. In order to provide an enhanced vaping experience, a 3.7 V lithium ion cell is used in most e-cigarettes; the result being higher power consumption and shortened battery shelf life....

2014-06-30 23:03:01

Meditek, a provider of innovative operating room products, is excited to announce the release of the new Optimaxx surgeon headlight to healthcare facilities in Canada. Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Optimaxx surgical headlight system is a high-powered cordless LED headlamp which brings superb illumination technology to operating room procedures and examinations. Emitting a cool and powerful bright white light, it is more than twice as bright as standard LEDs and conventional...


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