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2012-08-09 23:00:06

RedBird LED announces that their 18 watt LED Linear Replacement Lamp has been certified as a Qualified Product by the DesignLights Consortium. Redbird LED has manufactured the only LED Tube Lights to be certified by DLC. Atlanta, GA. (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 RedBird LED Inc., an Atlanta, GA. firm that specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of high quality energy efficient LED linear lighting products for industrial and commercial applications, is pleased to announce their...

2012-08-09 23:22:45

Energy storage systems are one of the key technologies for the energy turnaround. With their help, the fluctuating supply of electricity based on photovoltaics and wind power can be stored until the time of consumption. At Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), several pilot plants of solar cells, small wind power plants, lithium-ion batteries, and power electronics are under construction to demonstrate how load peaks in the grid can be balanced and what regenerative power supply by an...

2012-08-09 10:21:18

MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), today officially flipped the switch on the world's largest recycling operation, which can process up to 110 tons-per-hour of multiple waste streams, and sets a new standard for the recycling industry. The facility will process all of the commercial waste generated by businesses in San Jose, California. In addition, the facility is expected to divert at least 80 percent of material collected. (Logo:...

2012-08-09 02:22:35

NEW CASTLE, Pa., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Axion Power International, Inc. (OTCQB: AXPW), announced plans to release its second quarter 2012 results before market on August 15. The Company will hold its earnings conference call the following day, August 16, at 11:00 am ET. Interested parties should call 877-317-6789 (domestic) or 412-317-6789 (international), to access the call. Webcast To listen to the conference call live via the Internet, visit the Investors section of the Company's...

2012-08-09 02:21:31

BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With the recent granting of four new patents, Albeo Technologies advances its strategy of LED fixture innovation. The new patents protect fundamental innovations in LED chip integration, fixture construction and electronic architecture that significantly reduce costs and improve efficiency. The company's most recent patent is for a "chip-in-fixture" (CIF) LED lighting platform, titled LED chip-based lighting products and methods of building (US...

2012-08-08 23:04:04

Lucintel ForecastsStrong Growth in Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics:Market Anticipated to Reach $1,088 Million in 2017 Irving, Texas (PRWEB) August 08, 2012 The use of long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT) materials, which initially was driven by consumption growth in Europe, is becoming more prevalent in all regions of the world. Although LFT is more expensive than competitive materials, its use is growing in applications where weight savings, fuel savings, and other...

2012-08-08 10:20:22

CHEVY CHASE, Md., Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted experts on rubberized asphalt processes have joined together to establish the Rubberized Asphalt Foundation (RAF), a research foundation dedicated to the science and practical use of recycled tire rubber in asphalt. The organization includes individuals from academia, government and industry whose work focuses on the technical development of rubberized asphalt applications. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120808/NE54266LOGO )...

2012-08-08 10:20:10

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KLD Energy Technologies, Inc. (KLD) and Samsung SDI announced today they have entered into a cooperative relationship to jointly develop state-of-the-art battery systems which will incorporate Samsung SDI's industry-leading lithium-ion battery cells and KLD's innovative electric vehicle drive technologies. Samsung SDI is a global manufacturer of rechargeable batteries for electronics and vehicles. Samsung SDI brings to the relationship its...

2012-08-08 06:21:05

Visit Recycle-Bowl.org to Register Your School Today! STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keep America Beautiful, the nation's largest volunteer-based community action and education organization, is again teaming up with Nestle Waters North America to announce the launch of the second annual Recycle-Bowl youth recycling competition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110816/DC53265LOGO) In its inaugural year, more than 1,200 elementary, middle- and...


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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 10:49:47

Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek γραφειν: "to draw/write", for its use in pencils) is one of the allotropes of carbon. Unlike diamond, graphite is a conductor, and can be used, for instance, as the material in the electrodes of an electrical arc lamp. Occurrence Associated minerals include: quartz, calcite, micas, iron meteorites and tourmalines. Notable occurrences include New York and Texas in the USA, Russia, Mexico, Greenland,...

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2005-05-26 09:40:46

Lead is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pb (L. Plumbum) and atomic number 82. A soft, heavy, toxic and malleable poor metal, lead is bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes to dull gray when exposed to air. Lead is used in building construction, lead-acid batteries, bullets and shot, and is part of solder, pewter, and fusible alloys. Lead has the highest atomic number of all stable elements. (But see the article on Bismuth, which has a half life so long it can...

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