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NREL's Romero chosen top young professional in U.S.

May 3, 2016

Rachel Romero, a building systems engineer at NREL, has been named a 2016 New Faces of Engineering recipient by ASHRAE. Romero, 29, joined NREL in May 2010 and is only the second person at the laboratory to be so honored. She has been working with the Department of Homeland Security to increase use of electricity from renewable sources. Romero earned her bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Hope College, and her master's in civil engineering from University of Colorado, Boulder. Read More

Services, Green & Clean

Hydraulic Institute Webinar Series assists pump industry.

May 3, 2016

Hydraulic Institute's new 2-part webinar series, Navigating the Requirements of the DOE Test Procedure, begins May 10 and continues May 17. Both sessions start at 1 pm ET. Building on May 3 complimentary overview training, Session 1 covers requirements to test pumps in accordance with DOE Test Procedure for Pumps and will delve into HI 40.6-2014. Session 2 covers 5 options to calculate performance metrics outlined in DOE Energy Conservation Standard and Test Procedure for Pumps. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Portable Flue Gas Analyzer withstands commercial, industrial use.

May 3, 2016

Used for emissions monitoring, maintenance, and tuning of industrial combustion processes, E4500-N features O2, CO, NO, and NO2 sensors as well as built-in printer and full color graphic display. Analyzer can measure total NOx, and included dilution pump allows for CO auto-range measurements up to 50,000 ppm. Also able to make temperature and pressure measurements, unit features automatic data saving to internal memory that stores up to 2,000 tests. Bluetooth® and USB are standard. Read More

Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Onsite Wastewater Treatment System works with no electricity.

May 3, 2016

Designed for residential and commercial applications, EnviroFin™ passive wastewater treatment and dispersal system has no mechanical parts, does not need chemicals, and has no maintenance contracts. Effluent leaves septic tank and enters EnviroFin™ unit which consists of center Fin Distribution Unit and 8 treatment fins filled with randomly oriented green plastic fibers and perforated pipe acting as air duct. Effluent fills FDU until it enters treatment fin through perforations around FDU. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

TV White Space Module ensures reliable broadband connection.

May 3, 2016

Using low-band spectrum in vacant UHF TV frequencies and IEEE 802.11af WiFi standard, Picasso Gen3 TV White Space Chip Module will allow hundreds of users to receive reliable broadband connection with data download speeds up to 96 Mbps from single base station. Unlike other wireless technologies, Gen3 non-line-of-sight signal penetrates walls, trees, foliage, and bends over hills, even at long distances. Very low power consumption of chipset also allows for solar powered base stations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

SCEPTRE POWER ® Announces Energy Efficiency Level VI Power Supplies

May 2, 2016

Placentia, CA - Sceptre Power announces the compliance with Energy Efficiency Level VI on its PS, PSD, P2SD, PXX PXT series power supplies. The Energy Efficiency Level VI will go into effect on February 10, 2016, which requires no-load power not to exceed 0.1W for external power supplies ranging from 5W to 40W, and no-load power not to exceed 0.21W for external power supplies ranging from 40W... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

JinkoSolar 1500-Volt Eagle Modules Available for Delivery in North America Following UL 1703 Certification

May 2, 2016

SHANGHAI and WILMINGTON, Del. - JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its 1500-volt Eagle PV modules, manufactured with its strategic partner DuPont's™ Tedlar® polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) film-based backsheets, have received UL1703 certification by Underwriters Laboratories (UL). Following certification, the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Toray Plastics (America) Receives Sustainability Award for Lumilid® Bio-Based Lidding Film Technology

May 2, 2016

North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc.'s (www.toraytpa.com), LumiLid® bio-based PET dual-ovenable lidding films have earned the 2016 Sustainability Award from the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters, and Laminators (AIMCAL). Milan Moscaritolo, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing for Toray's Lumirror®... Read More

Services, Green & Clean

EPA Announces Safer Choice Partner of the Year winners.

May 2, 2016

For achievement in design, manufacture, promotion, and use of products that carry Safer Choice label, U.S. EPA plans to recognize 24 Safer Choice Partner of the Year winners from across 12 states, District of Columbia, and Canada on May 9, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Participants include Fortune 500 companies, SMBs, and non-governmental organizations, and categories include Safer Formulator-Manufacturer, Safer Chemical Innovator, Purchaser/Distributor, Retailer, and Program Supporter. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Lead Paint Sealant and Treatment Formula features low VOCs.

May 2, 2016

Combining lead treatment reagents, paint penetrators, and water-based paint, Lead Defender® provides up to 95% reduction in lead hazards, controls spread of airborne lead dust by up to 99%, and resists acid rain. Low odor, tintable product delivers smooth finish with max adhesion to variety of surfaces. With low VOCs of less than 15 g/L, Lead Defender® can be used as All-in-One interior primer, lead sealant, and top coat, or as exterior primer and lead sealer prior to standard exterior topcoat. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Smart Pallet transports and stores bulk bags without damage.

May 2, 2016

Free of wood splinters and sharp edges, BigBag Divider protects bulk bags against abrasion and damage. Four-sided fork shafts enable filling and transport using forklift, while tunnel design protects bags from contact with fork arms. Specially raised edges prevent bags from slipping or overlapping, further minimizing risk of damage. Measuring 43 x 43 in., nestable polyolefin product is suitable for returnable containers, logistical circuits, and long-term use in warehouses. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

LED Marker Lights use just 1-3 W of energy.

May 2, 2016

Available in round or square, liniLED® Marker Lights create diffused spots of light for walkways, pathways, streetscapes, or drive-over applications. Spot/accent in-ground luminaires each contain low-energy white or RGB liniLED® strip encapsulated in drive-over rated cast polyurethane resin, in epoxy-coated stainless steel housing. Measuring 2.95 in. high, round marker lights are available in 3, 3.3, and 5.5 in. diameters, while square marker lights come in 2.75 and 4.6 in. square. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Ballard's Protonex Subsidiary Demonstrates UAV Propulsion System with Boeing Insitu

April 29, 2016

VANCOUVER and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA, - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) announced that the company's subsidiary, Protonex, has delivered prototype PEM (proton exchange membrane) fuel cell propulsion modules to Insitu, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, for use in its ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The ScanEagle platform has logged over 800,000 flight hours in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

TMEIC to Supply New 1500V Solar Ware® Samurai Inverters for 30MW U.S. Project

April 29, 2016

ROANOKE, Va., – Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation (TMEIC) announces its first order of the newest inverters in the Solar Ware® Samurai Series from juwi Inc. juwi's Bison Solar 30MW project in Wellington, Colorado includes 12 units of the Samurai Series 1500Vdc, 2700kW / 2700kVA inverters. The 225-acre site located in Northern Colorado will provide energy... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Zahroof Valves Inc. Recognized as a 2016 Edison Award(TM) Winner

April 29, 2016

Winner of prestigious and selective award highlights its benefits in "Carbon Reduction" category for the groundbreaking Zahroof Straightflo Valve HOUSTON, – Zahroof Valves Inc. (ZVI), established with a focus on improving the performance of reciprocating compressors, today announced it was a recipient of the prestigious 2016 Edison Award™ in the category of "Carbon Reduction." The... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Energy Storage System supports battery and mechanical options.

April 29, 2016

As fully integrated energy storage system (ESS) tailored to developers' and end-users' power and energy needs, NPS ESS features FP2000 FlexPhase power conversion system. DC voltage optimization capabilities support effective use with Flow, Lithium, Lead Acid, or any other chemical battery as well as such mechanical storage options as flywheels. While output power ranges from 125–2,000 kVA, duration of rated power can be configured from 15 min to 4 hr. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

LED Street/Area Lighting is fully solar powered.

April 29, 2016

Suitable for dark-sky, full cut-off LED area, roadway, street, and walkway lighting, SolarUrban LED comes with solar power assembly, light fixture, bracket, and pole- or wall-mounting hardware. Solar power assemblies range from 30–550 W; white light, 15–60 W output LED lamps provide Type II, III, IV, and V dimmable distribution patterns; and storage battery provides 5-day minimum autonomy when fully charged. Pole heights from 15–25 ft, and dome-size and fixture bracket options are available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Fluence Bioengineering Achieves Breakthrough in Horticulture Lighting Efficacy According to University Studies

April 28, 2016

Recent tests conducted by Rutgers University and Utah State University confirm the Fluence VYPRx PLUS lighting system has achieved an efficacy 21 percent greater than the best technologies in a previous study; breaks 2.0 micromoles per joule barrier AUSTIN, Texas - Fluence Bioengineering, a photobiology design and manufacturing company, has developed an indoor and greenhouse lighting system... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems, Green & Clean

TCP to Display an Expanded Line of LED Lighting Solutions at LIGHTFAIR® International 2016

April 28, 2016

Leader in energy-efficient lighting expands LED portfolio with technology to enhance user experience SAN DIEGO - (San Diego Convention Center - Booth #4325) -- Technical Consumer Products, Inc. (TCP), a leader in energy-efficient lighting innovations, is exhibiting its expanded line of LED products developed to enhance end user experience during LIGHTFAIR International 2016 at the San Diego... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

FreeWave Technologies' Industrial Internet of Things and Cybersecurity Solutions Take Center Stage at ENTELEC 2016

April 28, 2016

Company shares insights into how energy producers can thwart cyber-attacks, showcases its new WavePro WP201 solution that adds a video camera to the industrial IoT mix HOUSTON - ENTELEC 2016 - FreeWave Technologies (www.freewave.com), a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, is... Read More