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JinkoSolar Supplies 24.5 MWp to Gransolar for Two Projects in New Mexico in the U.S.

March 15, 2016

SHANGHAI – JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has supplied 24.5 MWp of solar modules to Gransolar, a specialist construction company focused on renewable energy projects. JinkoSolar has supplied 80,075 high-efficiency polycrystalline modules for two PV solar projects. Both projects will be... Read More

Green & Clean, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Continental Offers VDO OEM Flex Fuel Sensors for Popular GM Vehicles

March 14, 2016

• Exact GM original equipment; identical fit, form and function Allentown, PA – Continental Commercial Vehicles Aftermarket, offers a comprehensive line of VDO Flex Fuel Sensors for popular GM vehicle applications. These original equipment Flex Fuel Sensors are the exact OEM part as supplied to GM worldwide. They are identical in fit, form, function and OE quality. The VDO program includes... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

NREL to collaborate with small clean energy businesses.

March 14, 2016

NREL will help first group of small clean energy businesses advance their products under DOE's Small Business Vouchers pilot. To overcome technical challenges inherent in bringing innovations to market, individual SBV vouchers ranging from $50,000 to $300,000 per small business will be used to initiate collaborative research projects or to receive technical assistance from labs. Selected... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Green & Clean

Lead Paint Sealant/Treatment is formulated for safety, efficacy.

March 14, 2016

Applied via paint sprayer, brush, or roller, Lead Defender® is formulated with lead treatment reagents made with food-grade additives for natural binding properties. Blend provides human bioavailability reduction in case of accidental ingestion of treated lead paint dust/chips. Adhesion reduces prep time and supports application on diverse surface types. Integrated technology seals and... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Water-Cooled Centrifugal Chiller has energy-saving design.

March 11, 2016

Along with 2,500–3,500 ton capacity, YORK YK-EP (Efficiency Plus) features mechanical compression economizer cycle that optimizes performance. Energy conservation is fostered by YORK OptiSpeed™ variable speed drive, which accepts medium or high voltage power, as well as ability to operate with 50°F low entering condenser water temperature (ECWT). Further energy savings can be realized... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Compressed Air Filters increase performance, energy efficiency.

March 11, 2016

Available for 20–500 scfm flows, compressed air filters deliver reliable compressed air quality with minimized pressure drop to help conserve energy. Products include liquid separator, particulate, coalescing, and oil vapor adsorbing filters. While particulate and coalescing filters feature deep pleated filter elements wrapped in stainless steel cages, vapor filters use carbon matting to... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

Colorado School earns return trip to National Science Bowl.

March 11, 2016

Forty-four teams from across the state recently competed for a shot to represent Colorado at the National Science Bowl in April. After a full day answering rapid-fire questions in physics, math, astronomy, chemistry, anthropology, and earth sciences, Ridgeview Classical Charter School from Fort Collins squared off with Boulder Fairview High School. Ridgeview Classical scored a convincing victory... Read More

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

LED Lamps operate in fully enclosed luminaires.

March 11, 2016

Intended for residential and commercial applications, Omnidirectional LED-A Lamps endure heat build-up that results in fully enclosed luminaires, making them safe to use in fixtures such as ceiling flush mounts, sconces, and jelly jars. ENERGY STAR-certified units deliver 800 lm and are offered in 2,700 K and 3,000 K color temperatures. Available in E26 and GU24 bases, dimmable lamps work with... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

NAM Reacts to EPA Announcement about methane regulations.

March 11, 2016

In his statement following Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement to regulate methane from existing oil and gas sources, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) VP of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg urged the administration "to avoid issuing any unnecessary or duplicative regulations that would limit manufacturers' access to critical energy resources."... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ASTM, ICC Host Middle East Delegation for training program.

March 11, 2016

From April 3–14, ASTM International and International Code Council (ICC) will host officials from Gulf Cooperation Council Standardization Organization (GSO). Delegation, while visiting Pennsylvania, NYC, Chicago, and San Antonio, will visit agency offices and receive training on various topics, meet with local engineering firms and manufacturers, visit local government agencies... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

BIO Announces Dennis McGinn as industrial biotech event speaker.

March 11, 2016

As part of 2016 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, held in San Diego, CA from April 17–20, Honorable Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Energy, Installations, and Environment, will address biofuel and biorefining technology developers during "Overcoming Challenges to Biorefinery Scale Up" plenary. This general session, addressing what is needed to ensure successful... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, HVAC

Slash your Parking Garage Energy Bills by Downshifting your Exhaust Fans Using Demand Control Ventilation Systems

March 10, 2016

Having a parking garage in your apartment or commercial building is very convenient and it will make your tenants happy. At the same time it will probably drive your utility bill way up. In a large office building and/or mixed-use development, parking garage ventilation can represent 30% or greater of the property’s total annual energy bill, consuming upwards of 400,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) per... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Green & Clean

Environmentally Friendly Practices at Yardley Products

March 10, 2016

YARDLEY, PA – Yardley Products Corporation, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, provides custom solutions for aerospace, appliance, automotive, defense, electronics and other industries. Yardley’s low-lead brass threaded inserts provide manufacturers with an eco-friendly solution that is both reliable and environmentally... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

New ASTM Standard supports ethanol as cooking fuel.

March 10, 2016

Standard E3050, Specification for Denatured Ethanol for Use as Cooking and Appliance Fuel, supports introduction of ethanol as cooking fuel. To help those in developing countries access and use safer alternative to wood, charcoal, and other traditional fuels, standard will indirectly support buying, selling, and transport of ethanol worldwide while also acting as benchmark for further... Read More

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ASHRAE funds 24 Undergraduate Projects.

March 10, 2016

This year, 24 schools from around the world were awarded ASHRAE Undergraduate Senior Project Grants. Totaling some $110,000, grants are awarded by ASHRAE to colleges and universities worldwide to promote the study and teaching of HVAC&R, encouraging senior undergraduate students to pursue related careers. Grants are used to design and construct projects, such as The University of Alabama’s... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Waterless Drain Trap Liquid helps keep indoor air clean.

March 8, 2016

Designed for drains that tend to dry out due to lack of use, EverPrime eliminates sewer odors, minimizes plumbing and maintenance calls, and keeps pests away. Product is totally biodegradable with freeze point of -20°, making it suited for winterizing traps. Used in floor and shower drains, sinks, and unused water fountains, EverPrime is suited for schools, restaurants, factories, stadiums,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Foaming Lotion Hand Soap features Green Seal(TM) certification.

March 8, 2016

Available in bulk 2 x 1 gal and 8 x 1,000 mL pack sizes, Sundrops 57 meets Green Seal Standard GS-41, which is based on effective product performance and protective limits on VOCs and human/environmental toxicity. Enriched with lanolin, thick biodegradable foam cleans and moisturizes skin, leaving hands smooth and providing mild floral fragrance. Refillable soap dispensers are available for both... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Test & Measuring Instruments

Solar-Log® Smart Meters Certified UL 2735

March 8, 2016

BETHEL, Conn. - Solar Data Systems, Inc. has announced that its line of Solar-Log® smart meters for residential solar PV plants has received Underwriter Laboratories 2735 certification. The Solar-Log® smart meter product family combines the market leading Solar-Log® photovoltaic monitoring technology with Aclara's popular residential I-210+ utility meter (formerly GE). The result is... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, HVAC

York Affinity Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Designated ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2016

March 7, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Johnson Controls announces two of its York Affinity CZH split system air conditioners and one York Affinity YZH heat pump model have again been recognized as ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2016, when combined with the Affinity Residential Communicating Control. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2016 designation is awarded to the most efficient products among those that qualify for... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

NIST Net-Zero House quadruples energy surplus in second year.

March 7, 2016

Adjustments to ventilation and temperature control systems, along with one mild winter, helped net-zero-energy house at NIST quadruple surplus energy it sent to power grid during its second year-long demonstration. From February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2016, this 2-story, 4-bedroom house's rooftop solar power system generated 13,717 kW hr of electricity. This eliminated annual... Read More