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2014-02-11 08:22:17

Maxwell's Engine Start Module Provides Cranking Power for Reliable All-Weather Starting SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that it is supplying ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Modules (ESM) to Idle Free Systems, Inc., a leader in anti-idling solutions for the trucking industry, to provide cranking power for a new anti-idling system into vocational markets across North America to include snow plow, utility, delivery and other...

2013-06-27 13:33:09

Providing auxiliary hydrogen power to docked or anchored ships may soon be added to the list of ways in which hydrogen fuel cells can provide efficient, emissions-free energy. Hydrogen fuel cells are already powering mobile lighting systems, forklifts, emergency backup systems and light-duty trucks, among other applications. Now, researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have found that hydrogen fuel cells may be both technically feasible and commercially attractive as a clean, quiet and...

2010-04-26 17:53:00

SEATTLE, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing concern regarding air quality and the environmental impacts of our Ports is causing freight shipping emissions to become a hot topic issue across the globe. Cochran Marine's Freight Shore Power solution leverages the full weight of their Cruise Ship Shore Power expertise, providing a full-service turnkey solution for ports around the world. Cochran's automated system makes their Freight Shore Power offering considerably different from...

2009-10-20 13:29:00

KENLY, N.C., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Big Boys Truck Stop in Kenly, N.C., today unveiled the East Coast's first Shorepower truck electrification stations that will reduce air pollution and save fuel. The Johnston County truck stop along Interstate 95 installed the new electrification stations to allow resting long-haul truck drivers to plug in to electricity to run their onboard amenities, such as TVs and air conditioning, instead of idling their engines. (Logo:...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.