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ABB and Volvo Team Up for Electric and Hybrid Bus Fast-Charging

ABB and Volvo Team Up for Electric and Hybrid Bus Fast-Charging

July 22, 2014 | Source: www.abb.com

Volvo Buses has established a global partnership with ABB, a power and automation company, to co-develop and commercialize electric and hybrid buses with direct-current fast-charging systems.

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| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
American Manufacturing Gets New Lease of Life from Innovation Hubs

American Manufacturing Gets New Lease of Life from Innovation Hubs

July 22, 2014 | Source: www.forbes.com

There’s a renaissance underway in American manufacturing. Even as rising wages and energy costs in China are leading more U.S. companies to bring manufacturing stateside, economic indicators point towards real industrial progress.

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| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Siemens’ Avatars Help in Creating Ergonomically Optimized Work Environments

Siemens’ Avatars Help in Creating Ergonomically Optimized Work Environments

July 22, 2014 | Source: www.siemens.com

Avatars Jack and Jill from Siemens’ Tecnomatix portfolio are helping the U.S. energy industry minimize the amount of radiation its employees face at nuclear facilities.

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| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Ceramic Matrix Composites Improve Engine Efficiency

Ceramic Matrix Composites Improve Engine Efficiency

July 22, 2014 | Source: www.gereports.com

Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) are a breakthrough materials technology for jet engines that started at Global Research Center in Niskayuna and was jointly developed with GE Aviation business.

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| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Scientists Unveil New Carbon Capture System for Kentucky Power Plant

Scientists Unveil New Carbon Capture System for Kentucky Power Plant

July 22, 2014 | Source: wfpl.org

Scientists from the University of Kentucky’s Center for Applied Energy Research have unveiled a new carbon capture system at Kentucky Utilities’ E.W. Brown power plant.

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| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

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