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2014-09-24 16:21:51

Both companies provide resources for United Solar Initiative to carry our projects in Africa and Central America CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schletter, a leading producer of solar mounting systems, metal fabrication production, and a supplier of engineering services, has donated $100,000 USD to United Solar Initiative Inc. (USI), a Chapel Hill based non-profit propagating solar energy among disadvantaged communities. Strata Solar, one of the nation's leading...

2014-09-24 12:23:43

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (formerly MCM Capital One Inc.) ("EHT" or the "Company") (TSX-V: EHT) is pleased to announce that it has completed final connection, to the Ontario electricity grid, of a 500 Kilowatt AC solar PV system for E.S.Fox Ltd. (the "Project") under the Ontario Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program. The Project includes approximately 2,190 Jinko solar panels, Schletter racking and Santerno Inverters. The Project will be owned and...

2014-09-24 08:22:45

TEL AVIV, Israel, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last few years we are witnessing a significant rise in demand for green and renewable energy systems. In light of global warming, desertification, typhoons, floods and other disasters, all around the world people have come to understand that we can no longer continue producing energy by contaminating the environment and that there's an urgent and essential need to develop sustainable alternatives. Sea wave...

2014-09-24 04:21:15

HAMBURG, Germany, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third time the German city of Hamburg presented on Tuesday the German Renewables Award for innovations and pioneering achievements in wind energy. An independent jury selected four winners from 61 submissions and nominations in the categories "Lifetime Achievement, Wind Energy", "Product Innovation of the Year", "Project of the Year" and "Student Thesis of the Year, Wind Energy". At the leading international trade...

2014-09-23 23:10:17

Progress Solar Solutions, LLC has been issued both a device and method patent (US 8,833,985 B2) for mobile, solar powered light towers; solar and wind powered light towers; and solar hybrid light towers that are powered by solar with a built in backup AC (e.g. generator) or DC power source. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 The towable, solar powered light plants utilize high efficiency LED lights for all types of outdoor lighting applications. The portable, solar light carts have a...

2014-09-23 12:24:44

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), the world's 7th largest company by revenue, is leading Chinese corporations' commitment to fighting climate change at the UN Climate Summit today in New York, United States. The Summit will serve as a public platform for leaders at the highest level including UN Member States, as well as finance, business, civil society and local leaders from public and private sectors....

2014-09-23 12:23:59

DALLAS, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Evolution and Economics of Solar PV Cells 2014 market research report spread across 75 pages and specifically targeted at industry professionals like power utility strategists, energy analysts, research managers, power sector manufacturers, power developers, investors in renewables systems and infrastructure, renewable energy developers, energy/power planning managers, energy/power development managers,...

2014-09-23 08:24:03

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In July, Bourne Energy successfully field-tested the latest version of its BackPack Power Plant (BPP) portable hydropower system in a shallow remote river in the Pacific Northwest. The unit performed flawlessly producing a steady 600W (12-24V). A zero-fuel power generator of this size (one cubic meter) producing 600 watts is a small but significant step forward in energy development for a sustainable future. It will help renewable energy...

2014-09-22 16:23:34

Introducing New Technology Engines, upgrading existing engines and expanding renewable Fuel-use help slash Greenhouse Gases WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the United Nations Climate Summit 2014 convenes in New York, clean diesel technology is poised as a key solution to help the world tackle the climate challenge, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO "Diesel power has...

2014-09-22 08:23:13

Project is the largest to break ground in Honduras BAODING, China, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that it will supply over 24 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules for the Pavana Solar Park, which is the largest solar power plant to break ground in Honduras. The project is owned by Energia Basica S.A....


Word of the Day
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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