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JinkoSolar Partners with TUV Rheinland to Develop Standardized Testing Methods for Bifacial Modules

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:18
"As an industry leader, JinkoSolar has deployed considerable resources towards further developing its bifacial technology and standardizing testing methods,"
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Rosendin Electric Announces New Service To Upgrade Existing Solar PV Systems Using Ampt String Optimizers

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:16
The Solution Improves Performance of Aging Systems and Provides Inverter Replacement Option
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Measure Adds Aerial Solar Plant Inspections to Drone Services Portfolio

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:15
Turnkey solutions help solar industry reduce inspection time & costs, quickly identify faults & irregularities, & optimize energy output
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Siemens and AES Join Forces to Create Fluence, a New Global Energy Storage Technology Company

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:14
-Fluence combines the extensive technology expertise, unique energy storage market experience, and global reach of Siemens and AES to offer proven and cost-competitive energy storage systems for a rapidly transforming sector. -Fluence will deliver the Advancion and Siestorage energy storage platforms and will continue to develop new storage solutions and services, reaching customers in over 160 countries. -The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of calendar year 2017 following regulatory approvals.
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SolarEdge Launching First PV Inverter-Integrated Electric Vehicle Charger

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:12
SolarEdge to offer the fastest AC EV charging rates by supplementing grid power with PV power
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Boviet Solar USA Introduces Latest 60-Cell and 72-Cell PERC Solar Modules at Intersolar North America 2017

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:11
Newest Solar Modules in Boviet’s Growing Line of PERC Modules Feature Superior Design and Engineering for Better Performance, Greater Longevity
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Tabuchi America’s Next Generation Solar-plus-Storage System Debuts with UL 9540 Certification for Safety and Reliability

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:10
New smart inverter and battery package future-proofs residential solar-plus-energy storage systems through compliance with latest regulations and independent certification
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NBT Bank and Sungage Financial Announce New Solar Loan Partnership

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:07
Loan Program Brings Advanced Product Suite and Exceptional Service to Solar Installers
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Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association Celebrates Birthday of Fuel Cell Pioneer Sir William Robert Grove

Alternative Energy - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:04
Today, on what would be Sir William Grove's 206th birthday, the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) celebrates Grove's ingenuity and his contribution to the amazing progress the fuel cell industry has achieved since.
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Examples of Xylochemistry: Colorants and Polymers

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:37
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01244F, PaperJonas Kuhlborn, Ann-Kathrin Danner, Holger Frey, Rishab Iyer, Anthony J Arduengo, Till Opatz
Against the backdrop of modern sustainable chemistry and valorization of biomass for chemical raw materials, the syntheses of indigo dyes and polyamides as representatives of two classes of everyday chemical...
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Continuous flow process for the production of 2,5-dimethylfuran from fructose using (non-noble metal based) heterogeneous catalysis

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 07:36
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01055A, PaperMax Braun , Markus Antonietti
The abundant carbohydrate fructose is converted into two biofuel molecules, namely 2,5-dimethylfuran (DMF) and ethyllevulinate (EL) in a simple cascade flow reactor. With an overall yield of 85 % (38.5...
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Metal-exchanged magnetic [small beta] zeolites: valorization of lignocellulosic biomass-derived compounds to platform chemicals

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 04:34
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01178D, PaperErlen Jorge, Thiago de Melo Lima, Carolina Lima, Lucas Marchini, William Nova Castelblanco, Daniel G. Rivera, Ernesto Antonio Urquieta-Gonzalez, Rajender S Varma, Marcio Weber Paixao
An array of magnetically recoverable [small beta] zeolites exchanged with late transition metals (Pd, Fe and Ir) have been synthetized, fully characterized and had their catalytic activity evaluated on the conversion...
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Power-Blox 200 Series Introduces Nearly Unlimited Off-Grid Energy Scalability, Without Installation

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 13:56
The unique ‘Plug and Power’ system allows anyone to add energy storage modules to a power grid without any additional installation or configuration. The system can be expanded from powering a single appliance to an entire town.
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EnSync Energy Completes Sale of Power Purchase Agreement for Easter Seals Hawaii Solar System

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 13:18
Major investor has agreed to purchase the 122-kilowatt project to be installed at nonprofit's service center
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Phenolic acetals from lignins of varying compositions via iron(III) triflate catalysed depolymerisation

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:21

Green Chem., 2017, 19,2774-2782
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00195A, PaperPeter J. Deuss, Christopher S. Lancefield, Anand Narani, Johannes G. de Vries, Nicholas J. Westwood, Katalin Barta
A small lignin library was used to study the relationship between the lignin structure and the aromatic product yields during acidolysis.
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Amber Kinetics to Assess Innovative Flywheel Storage Technology

Amber Kinetics and Global Energy Giant Enel S.p.A. Announce Agreement to Assess Innovative Flywheel Storage Technology
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MAPSearch Launches ENvision Solar

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:18
ENvision, the next generation of energy mapping technology, introduces a new platform specifically designed for the solar and renewable energy sector
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Solar FlexRack to Preview their New TDP™ 2.0 Turnkey Tracker with BalanceTrac at Intersolar North America 2017

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:09
These are just a few of the design features of the cost-competitive new TDP 2.0 Tracker that translate to higher performance, greater system design flexibility and cost-savings across a solar project budget. The turnkey tracker solution is efficiently designed to reduce overall project risk.
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ESS To Showcase Low Cost Iron Flow Battery Ideal For Long-Duration Energy Storage & Microgrid Applications At Intersolar

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:08
Company's simple iron chemistry delivers dramatically lower cost, higher performance, and longer operating life than other flow battery chemistries.
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Pilkington Sunplus™ BIPV Powered by Solaria Receives IEC Certification

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:05
NSG Group’s Architectural Glass Solar Products Certified to Global Design and Safety Standards
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