Quantcast

Latest Solar thermal Stories

2011-04-06 16:28:00

PENDLETON, Ore., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an extraordinary step toward renewable energy, city leaders have created 2011 solar programs under the title Solarize Pendleton Phase II. This effort supports residential and commercial solar systems for no money down and at a zero interest rate. The Solarize Pendleton effort enables participants to take advantage of discount pricing for solar systems and other energy-saving tools such as solar hot water systems. However, businesses and...

2011-04-05 14:40:02

Using minute graphite particles 1000 times smaller than the width of a human hair, mechanical engineers at Arizona State University hope to boost the efficiency"”and profitability"”of solar power plants. Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are popping up more and more on rooftops, but they're not necessarily the best solar power solution. "The big limitation of PV panels is that they can use only a fraction of the sunlight that hits them, and the rest just turns into heat, which...

2011-03-16 08:45:00

MISSOULA, Mont., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Global Immune Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB: GIMU) announces that at a meeting of the board, Christoph Ehses was elected to the board of directors and appointed as the Chief Technical Officer (CTO). This election increases the size of the board to three. Mr. Ehses studied electronics at Ruhr University Bochum. In the 80's he was CEO and head of development at Audiovector, a company specializing in High-End Loudspeakers....

2011-03-08 09:08:00

RICHMOND, Calif., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SunWater Solar today announced the completion of a solar water-heating system installed at a Housing Authority of the City of Alameda building on Park Street in Alameda, California. Designed and built by SunWater Solar, the system will reduce utility bills by meeting up to 70% of the 65-unit building's hot water load. The system is powered by 28 Heliodyne Gobi 410 collectors. A Heliodyne Delta T Pro monitoring device will provide online...

2011-03-04 15:58:00

RUMSON, N.J., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoGenix, an established industry leader in residential and commercial solar installations in the mid-Atlantic region, announced today that its Pennsylvania-based affiliate, Heat Shed, will be the only solar exhibitor at the famed Philadelphia Flower Show. This is Heat Shed's fourth year as the exclusive solar integrator at the flower show, which attracts about 250,000 visitors each year. The 2011 flower show (International Flower Show), whose...

2011-03-03 09:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Schuco Solar USA's dealer base has continued to grow quickly and with that growth Schuco has continued its commitment to focus support of our dealers in their growth and success. In working closely with our dealers, Schuco has identified two that have demonstrated a level of excellence and performance worthy of Schuco's prestigious annual recognition award, "Residential Dealer of the Year". The award is not based solely on sales, but includes...

2011-03-03 05:55:00

NEW YORK, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SmartHeat Inc. (Nasdaq: HEAT), a market leader in China's clean technology energy savings industry, announced today that it closed the acquisition Gustrower Warmepumpen GmbH (GWP), a designer and manufacturer of high efficiency heat pumps, from Conergy AG. This acquisition extends SmartHeat's clean technology heating solutions into the rapidly growing heat pump markets in Europe and China, enabling SmartHeat's customers to purchase...

2011-03-02 00:00:27

SPP's new SplitCool DC-18 solar air conditioner has received its CE approval and now bears the TUV CE mark. The SplitCool DC-18 is a 48 volt DC high-efficiency split system heat pump rated at 18,000 BTU (1.5 ton) and is designed to operate directly from PV solar panels and batteries. The DC-18 solar air conditioner is 100 percent DC powered and uses no inverter. Chesapeake, VA (PRWEB) March 1, 2011 Solar Panels Plus (SPP) announces that the SplitCool DC-18 solar air conditioner has passed...

2011-02-26 00:00:27

Premier Wine Cork Producer Makes a Splash with Solar Novato, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011 Novato and Sonoma-based SolarCraft announced it has completed the design and installation of a 103.4 kW solar electric (photovoltaic) system at M.A. Silva Corks, USA headquarters in Santa Rosa, CA. The leading cork production facility is now fully powered by clean, renewable energy. Going solar is only part of M.A. Silva Cork, USA's commitment to environmentally conscience business practices....

2011-02-14 06:00:00

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ProGreen Properties, Inc. ("ProGreen") www.progreenproperties.com, (OTC Bulletin Board: PGEI). ProGreen is pleased to announce that it has signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to SolTech Energy Sweden AB ("SolTech") www.SolTechEnergy.com. The basis of the LOI is to commence an in depth evaluation and analysis relating to the prospect of introducing SolTech's unique solar technology and products to the US housing market. (Logo:...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
Related