Similar to the combination of brats, beer, potato salad and family that allow my Independence Day celebration to make such a positive impact, so is the answer to our future energy needs. It will not solely be developments in wind and solar energy harvesting, or the development of new feedstocks like biomass and algae. Rather, all of these outlets need to be investigated and resources should continue to be invested.
Parmy Olson Forbes.com - June 29, 2009 LONDON -- Hugo Spowers is an inventor with a dream -- perhaps an impossible one. After nearly a decade of mighty labor and no little expense, he has built a hydrogen-fuel cell car--albeit one so tiny it's more like a buggy.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Dow Chemical will close three Louisiana plants as the company shifts
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - DuPont Co. and Bayer CropScience said Thursday they have agreed to share licenses and resolve patent disputes.
Larry Roberta's every breath is a painful reminder of his time in Iraq. He can't walk a block without gasping for air. His chest hurts, his migraines sometimes persist for days and he needs pills to help him sleep. James Gentry came home with rashes, ear troubles and a shortness of breath.
MIDLAND, Mich. PRNewswire - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that it plans to work with Algenol Biofuels, Inc. to build and operate a pilot-scale algae-based integrated biorefinery that will convert CO2 into ethanol.
PALMYRA, Pa. - Philadelphia Mixing Solutions, the world leader in process mixing technology, is now offering its technology through flexible rental and leasing programs.
At Constellation Energy's Brandon Shores station, use of Emerson 's SmartProcessÂ®
TIMOTHY R. BROWN Associated Press Writer - June 29, 2009 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A $2.4 million state grant will be used by a General Electric Co.
Industrial Fiberglass Specialties , Inc. (IFS) has developed a hybrid steam manhole cover that includes an insulating layer of fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites to prevent burns.
AZZ¦RAL Rig-A-Lite recently added its SAFJ Series lighting fixtures to the HID product line. Incorporating a smaller housing, these fixtures are available with medium-base metal halide and high-pressure sodium lamps in wattages ranging from 35 to 100.
Balluff has released a line of non-invasive, aqueous, liquid-level detection sensors. The SMARTLevel™ capacitive sensors can detect true aqueous levels regardless of film, foam, material buildup, or a change in solution ingredients.
Omega 's new FMG-1000 series is desgned for use in municipal or industrial water and wastewater applications. It has no moving parts and electrodes that are designed to discourage fouling, making it easy to maintain. It comes with a built-in pulse output for data logging or telemetry.
Self-organizing mesh networks are inherently reliable.