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2011-09-14 07:00:00

Tidal Today reports the tidal industry moves towards full scale multi megawatt arrays, one of the main challenges facing the sector is lowering projects overheads. London (PRWEB) September 14, 2011 The key is to ensure R&D investment looks at the overall infrastructure and practical mechanics of project installation and operation and maintenance regimes rather than development of turbine technologies in isolation, as reported by Tidal Today. Jon Harman at Tidal Today reports "What...

2011-08-30 15:12:26

Polyurethane reinforced with carbon nanotubes outperforms currently used materials Efforts to build larger wind turbines able to capture more energy from the air are stymied by the weight of blades. A Case Western Reserve University researcher has built a prototype blade that is substantially lighter and eight times tougher and more durable than currently used blade materials. Marcio Loos, a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering, works with...

2011-08-10 07:59:00

WLSONVILLE, Ore., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- XZERES Corp. (OTCBB: XPWR), designer, developer and producer of distributed generation, wind power systems for the small wind market (2.5kW-100kW) and power management and efficiency devices for the commercial and light industrial market, announced today that it has received a Letter of Intent for a $3.2 million turbine order from its Vietnam customer following the successful completion of a pilot installation earlier this year. "We are...

2011-08-02 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SmallCapVoice.com, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with Turbine Truck Engines, Inc. (TTE) (OTC.BB: TTEG is now available. The interview can be heard at http://smallcapvoice.com/blog/8-1-11-audio-interview-with-turbine-truck-engines-inc-otcbb-tteg SmallCapVoice is a recognized corporate investor relations firm, with clients nationwide, known for its ability to help emerging growth companies build a following among retail and...

2011-07-28 07:54:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Frazier, Barnes & Associates, LLC, www.FrazierBarnes.com, a top U.S. Renewable Fuel and Renewable Energy consulting firm based in Memphis, has been retained to provide commercialization services to Greene Turbine, LLC. Developers at Greene Turbine(TM) (GT) have created a unique and potentially game-changing hydroelectric energy system that will produce "Clean" electricity on a large-scale and sustainable basis. The GT system uses a...

2011-07-22 12:50:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Hydro's leadership in technically-advanced hydropower solutions was on display this week at HydroVision, the premier North American hydropower conference being held in Sacramento. Highlighted at the conference were Voith's Minimum Gap Runner (MGR) technology, the fish-friendly Alden turbine for small hydro power facilities, and aerating turbine technology that allows for improved dissolved oxygen content downstream from hydropower...

2011-07-18 05:30:00

DALLAS, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report, "Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Testing, Material, Blade Size, Regulations & Outlook (2011 - 2016) [http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/rotor-blade-market-286.html " published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), global wind turbine rotor blade market will grow from estimated $7.7 billion in 2011 to $14.6 billion in 2016 with a compound annual...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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