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Sep 122013
 

A new $135 million Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) at the Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) campus in Golden, Colorado (US). A model in sustainable design and energy efficient performance, the ESIF creates a new home for scientists and engineers to collaborate on the development and delivery of renewable energy technologies. Housing the most powerful and energy efficient data center in the world dedicated solely to renewable energy and energy…

Sep 102013
 

New Energy Technologies, Inc., developer of see-through technology capable of generating electricity on glass and flexible plastics, announced today that the company has expanded the use of its SolarWindow coatings to include two new product lines. These products are the result of several new inventions — the subject of seven (7) new patent filings — for commercial and military aircraft, and the safety and security of military pilots. Aircraft and pilots represent prized, capital…

Aug 292013
 

A chaotic consolidation, fraught with uncertainties, will still provide new opportunities in the Chinese market for new investors and global firms, according to a recent report by Lux Research. Since 2005, when Suntech became the first Chinese company to complete an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, the country's solar industry has been on a tear, and now accounts for nearly 60&#37 of global production, including nine of the top ten global solar module manufacturers. Chinese…

Aug 282013
 

Mersen specialises in Arc Flash testing and research, and this new video is a continuation of Mersen’s efforts to educate industrial customers about the dangers of arc flash. An arc flash has explosive power, and with this power, intense hazards are created. It's expected that the explosive energy released during arc flash incidents will send more than 2,000 workers to burn centers this year. The video showcases live arc flash testing from Mersen’s High-Power Test Lab. Using a…