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Water 2.0 Conference and Energy Efficiency Workshop – Nov. 3, 2014 – GE Aviation – Cincinnati, Ohio

| Energy Efficiency

These conferences are co-located at GE Aviation and registrants may attend both programs for one registration fee. Water 2.0 programming is from 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. A lunch is included for both groups from 12 -1 p.m. Energy Efficiency Workshop program is from 1 – 5 p.m. Reception for both … Continue reading

EPA opens Phase I Solicitation of SBIR program

| Energy Efficiency

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that the Phase I Solicitation of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is open. The program—of which the EPA is one of 11 participating federal agencies—assists small businesses with 500 or fewer employees in developing and commercializing new environmental technologies. The … Continue reading

Spot-cooling system cools individual work stations

| Air/Emissions

Aqua Products Co. Inc.’s spot-cooling system is a chilled-water air conditioning system that provides a stream of cool dry air to employees at their work areas. This system is designed for large areas or areas that have added heat from production. The specially designed chiller combined with the company’s high-pressure, … Continue reading

Ideal Power secures multiyear purchase agreement with Sharp Electronics

| Renewable Energy

Ideal Power Inc., Austin, Texas, has announced that it has signed a multi-year purchase agreement with Sharp Electronics Corp. in which Sharp Electronics will use Ideal Power’s 30-kW battery converter in its SmartStorage systems. Ideal Power has received an initial order from Sharp Electronics under this agreement, and it expects order … Continue reading

American Power Group, Green Buffalo Fuel to market vehicular dual-fuel systems in Canada

| Air/Emissions

American Power Group Corp. has announced that its subsidiary, American Power Group Inc., will be working with Green Buffalo Fuel LLC to begin marketing American Power Group Inc.’s V5000 Dual Fuel Turbocharged® system using Green Buffalo Fuel’s patent-pending LNG fuel tank in the Canadian market. Green Buffalo Fuel already is marketing … Continue reading

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