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2014-01-27 12:20:14

LOWELL, Mass., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WattJoule Corporation, a developer of next-generation flow battery energy storage systems, has entered into an intellectual property licensing agreement with Battelle. This agreement enables the full commercialization of patent pending, flow battery electrolyte technology developed over the last several years by the research team at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). The research was funded by the Department of Energy's Office...

Shale Sequestration, Water For Energy And Soil Microbes Research Presented At AGU
2013-12-06 14:43:59

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Scientists from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will present a variety of their research at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, which runs Monday, Dec. 9 through Friday, Dec. 13 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. Among the noteworthy PNNL research scheduled to be discussed are carbon sequestration in empty shale reservoirs, water needs for future energy production and how soil microbes...

Tapping Fungus To Unlock Energy
2013-11-04 07:03:57

DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Scientists looking to create a potent blend of enzymes to transform materials like corn stalks and wood chips into fuels have developed a test that should turbocharge their efforts. The new research, published in October in the journal Molecular BioSystems, is part of a worldwide effort to create fuels from plants that are plentiful and aren't part of the food supply. It's possible to do this today, but the process is costly, laborious and...

2013-08-08 16:24:53

BALTIMORE, Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) ("Sinclair") announced today that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Fisher Communications, Inc. valued at approximately $373.3 million, less acquired working capital. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100119/PH39783LOGO) Under the terms of the agreement, Fisher shareholders received $41.00 in cash for each share of Fisher common stock they owned. The...

One Chemical, Two Colors Of Crystals, Sheds Insight On Agostic Bonds Important In Industrial Catalysis
2013-08-04 07:48:34

DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Chemists have unexpectedly made two differently colored crystals -- one orange, the other blue -- from one chemical in the same flask while studying a special kind of molecular connection called an agostic bond. The discovery, reported in Angewandte Chemie International Edition on July 29, is providing new insights into important industrial chemical reactions such as those that occur while making plastics and fuels. "We were studying agostic...

2013-07-24 23:26:59

Business Day hosted and narrated by Terry Bradshaw, a former quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League (NFL) and inductee into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, espouses the benefits of the Digi-RTU developed by Bes-Tech, Inc. The Digi-RTU integrates with the existing economizer, modulates the supply fan, modulates the compressor speed, and regulates the indoor air CO2 level. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Business Day hosted and narrated by Terry Bradshaw, a...

2013-06-03 12:24:02

ST. LOUIS, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Akermin announces the successful commissioning and testing of its proprietary Biocatalyst Delivery System at the National Carbon Capture Center in Wilsonville, AL. The pilot unit has operated continuously for several weeks capturing close to 90% CO2 from flue gas with significant rate enhancement and no degradation in performance. "These results validate our technology and our approach and support scale-up and demonstration across multiple...

2013-05-01 12:21:44

Free community networking event to focus on IT innovation and feature speakers, panels, demonstrations, vendor expo and job fair KENNEWICK, Wash., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will host its 13th annual Information Technology (IT) Day at the Three Rivers Convention Center on Wednesday, May 8, to increase IT education and awareness, as well as to encourage networking and collaboration in industry, academia and the community. The daylong event, which...

2013-02-21 20:23:13

KENNEWICK, Wash., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-Cities Community Health (www.myTCCH.org) is introducing its seventh location by hosting a community grand opening and ribbon cutting event at the new Kennewick facility at noon on March 7 at 3180 West Clearwater, Suite A. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130221/SF64598LOGO) The non-profit health agency has been expanding its facilities to better serve the Tri-Cities community and now has seven locations in Pasco, Kennewick and...

2013-01-30 20:22:37

WALLA WALLA, Wash., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-Cities Community Health (www.mytcch.org) is celebrating healthy hearts in February by presenting statistics, tips and tricks for the Tri-Cities community to take simple, positive steps toward cardiac care. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130130/SF51678LOGO) Each day of February, individuals can log on to mytcch.org to read a heart healthy tip. Information provided ranges from fun ways to get exercise with your pet to...