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2014-06-18 08:32:37

TAMPA, Fla., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VOLT(®) Lighting (www.voltlighting.com) announced today the expansion of U.S. operations to include a fully stocked and staffed West Coast Distribution Center in Las Vegas, NV. The new facility will provide 1- to 3-day ground shipping to their West Coast customers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140501/83172 "Our company is committed to the best-possible customer service - that includes fast fulfillment and shipping" said Richard...

Electric Concept Car Promises 500 Miles Per Charge
2012-07-17 08:31:38

Derek Walter for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It may look funny, but a new concept electric car is promising to blow away its competitors when it comes to the distance it can travel without the need for a recharge. Danish manufacturer ECOmove is promising that its QBEAK car will be able to travel 500 miles on a single charge.  According to CNN, the concept car was unveiled this week, with prospective models being available in 2013. The current Achilles´ heel of...

2011-10-03 07:00:00

Vanner and Kingston Distribution Partnership Allows Bus/Coach Riders to Plug-in for the Ride Hilliard, Ohio (PRWEB) October 03, 2011 Vanner Inc. is proud to partner with Kingston Distribution to introduce the 110 Volt AC Power Pre-packaged Kits for the motor coach and transit bus industries. This new partnership and 110 Volt AC Power offering will kick off at the APTA Expo, Booth #3752, in New Orleans, October 3rd, 2011. Vanner is known for providing commercial vehicle power conversion and...


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2009-04-28 16:42:15

Count Alessandro Antonio Anastasio Volta was born on February 18, 1745 in Como, Duchy of Milan. At age 39, Volta became a professor at the Royal School in Como in the physics department. A year later, in 1775, Volta invented a device called the electrophorus which generates static electric charges. He marketed his creation so well, that he is often given credit as its inventor. However, a similar machine was documented by Johan Carl Wilcke in 1762. He changed his focus to chemistry in...

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