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AFC Cable Systems Announces AC Cable and MC Cable Gaylord Box Packaging Solution

Alternative Energy - 5 hours 33 min ago
New packaging holds continuous cable lengths up to 6,000 feet, reducing material handling and labor costs compared to traditional-sized reels
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Comparison between two derivatization methods of nitrite ion labeled with 15N applied to liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 18:36
Anal. Methods, 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8AY01206G, CommunicationHaiyan Yu, Romain Schmitt, Anne Sapin-Minet, Patrick Chaimbault, Pierre Leroy
The fragmentations of the adducts resulting from the derivatization of nitrite ion by Griess method (formation of an azo compound) and 2,3-diaminonaphthalene (formation of 2,3-naphthotriazole (NAT)) were studied by tandem...
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Deoxygenation of triglycerides by silylation under exceptionally mild conditions

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:31
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01324A, CommunicationCody Brian Gale, Michael A Brook
The reduction or decarbonylation of triglycerides to form valuable α-olefins and alkanes normally requires extremely vigorous conditions. The direct deoxygenation of triglycerides under ambient conditions using hydrosiloxanes in the presence...
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TÜV SÜD undertakes inspections for E.ON wind farms in the North Sea and Baltic Sea

Alternative Energy - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:10
TÜV SÜD has been commissioned by E.ON Climate & Renewables to provide periodic inspection services at E.ON's two offshore wind farms, Amrumbank West and Arkona. The two parks have 140 turbines with a combined capacity of 687 MW. Testing will be conducted in accordance with the specifications of the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency of Germany (BSH).
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Non-Carbon Coating: A New Strategy for Improving Lithium Ion Storage of Carbon Matrix

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:31
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01683F, PaperLanju Sun, Wei Liu, Yongpeng Cui, Yuan Zhang, Huanlei Wang, Shuang Liu, Baohong Shan
Coating with non-carbon films for improving the electrochemical performance of carbon materials are just beginning to gain attentions. As one attempt in this field, we fabricated a thin TiO2/C composite...
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Exploiting CH/π interactions in robust supramolecular adhesives

RSC - Polym. Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:31

Polym. Chem., 2018, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C8PY00592C, PaperTaiki Yamate, Takayuki Fujiwara, Toru Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Suzuki, Motohiro Akazome
CH/π interactions drive the high adhesion strength and high water and humidity resistances of a supramolecular adhesive.
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Categories: Polymer Science News

Aromatic polyesters from biosuccinic acid

RSC - Polym. Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:31

Polym. Chem., 2018, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C8PY00862K, CommunicationGabriel N. Short, Ha T. H. Nguyen, Patricia I. Scheurle, Stephen A. Miller
Biosuccinic acid, obtained via sugar fermentation, is cyclodimerized and oxidized to yield building blocks for aromatic polyesters with high glass transition temperatures.
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EDF Renewables to Provide Southern California Public Power Authority with 70 MWac of Solar Energy

Alternative Energy - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 08:54
Project Demonstrates Innovative Structuring Solutions
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Catalyst and solvent free microwave-assisted synthesis of substituted 1,2,3-triazoles

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:28

Green Chem., 2018, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01516C, CommunicationSahar Roshandel, Suresh C. Suri, Jacob C. Marcischak, Golam Rasul, G. K. Surya Prakash
Atom economical, safer, scalable, catalyst/additive and solvent free click chemistry using trimethylslilyl azide has been achieved under microwave irradiation.
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Copper-catalyzed pyrrole synthesis from 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazines

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 03:26
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01373J, CommunicationNaoki Yasukawa, Marina Kuwata, Takuya Imai, Yasunari Monguchi, Hironao Sajiki, Yoshinari Sawama
Highly-functionalized pyrroles could be effectively synthesized from 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazines using a heterogeneous copper on carbon (Cu/C) under neat heating conditions. Furthermore, the in situ 3,6-dihydro-1,2-oxazine formation via the hetero Diels-Alder reaction...
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An efficient method for discriminating four important edible oils based on stimulated Brillouin scattering spectroscopy

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:25
Anal. Methods, 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8AY00945G, PaperJiulin Shi, Dapeng Yuan, Shiguo Hao, Zhe Liu, NingNing Luo, Yubao Zhang, Chengfeng Xie, Weiwei Zhang, xd he, Zhongping Chen
The potential of stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) as a method for discriminating the edible vegetable oils was investigated. SBS spectra of four different types of Chinese vegetable oils were measured...
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Catalyst-free sulfenylation of indoles with sulfinic esters in ethanol

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 00:24
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01764F, CommunicationXiuqin Yang, Yishu Bao, Zonghao Dai, Qingfa Zhou, Fulai Yang
A novel catalyst-free method for synthesis of structurally diverse indole thioethers in moderate to excellent yields has been developed. In this reaction, sulfinic esters serve as new sulfur electrophiles.
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The Real-time Assessment of Food Freshness in Refrigerator Based on Miniaturized Electronic Nose

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 23:24
Anal. Methods, 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8AY01242C, PaperMin Wang, Fan Gao, Qian Wu, Junyu Zhang, Yingying Xue, Hao Wan, Ping Wang
Food freshness has been paid great attentions due to its direct relationship to human health and safety, and approaches for food freshness evaluation have attracted much interest from researchers. In...
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Intersolar and ees North America Feature Innovations from Across the Clean Energy Sector

More than 14,000 total attendees discussed the growing business opportunities at the intersection of the solar, energy storage, smart renewable energy and electric vehicle industries
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Case Study: Minturn Huller Co-Op Goes Nuts for Solar

Sustainability is key for the almond industry. Minturn Huller Co-Op, an almond hulling and shelling facility in Merced County, California, decided solar was the way to go to reduce energy costs while protecting the environment.
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esVolta Selected for 75 MW / 300 MWh Hummingbird Energy Storage Project in Northern California

Alternative Energy - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:22
esVolta, a developer and owner of utility-scale energy storage projects across North America, has been selected by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to build an energy storage system in Santa Clara County, California.
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Government must work with industry urgently to ensure smooth solar policy transition

Alternative Energy - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:20
-Solar ‘coming of age’ but barriers must be removed urgently & smart homes enabled -Vital to confirm fair export remuneration for future UK prosumers in line with EU consumer rights [1]
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Life cycle assessment of adipic acid production from lignin

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:14
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00868J, PaperAndrea Corona, Mary J Biddy, Derek R Vardon, Morten Birkved, Michael Zwicky Hauschild, Gregg T. Beckham
Lignin is a heterogeneous, aromatic polymer and one of the main components of plant biomass. Current lignocellulosic biorefineries primarily focus on polysaccharide conversion from biomass, and separate and combust the...
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Oxidant-free oxidation of C−H bond by cathodic hydrogen evolution: a phosphonic Kolbe oxidation/cyclization process

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 01:02
Green Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C8GC02026D, CommunicationLei Zhang, Zhenxing Zhang, Jianning Zhang, Kangle Li, Fanyang Mo
An anodic oxidation/cyclization of 2-(aryl)aryl phosphonic acid monoesters for ethoxy dibenzooxaphosphorin oxides synthesis has been developed. This unprecedented electrochemical oxidation reaction proceeds at room temperature with no oxidant or electrolyte...
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