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Diatoms and Silica Patterns

05/19/2017 by James Stewart Source link above details some research (and research is still ongoing and not resolved) as to precisely how dia...
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Last comment 05/22/2017 by dkwarner

Tesla Solar Panel Vs. Hail Cannon

05/11/2017 by rashavarek
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Last comment 05/15/2017 by Brave Sir Robin

Energy Storage Efficiency Compared to Scalability Volume

05/04/2017 by James Stewart
We are mostly all aware of the high charge efficiency of Li+ ion batteries, 99% or thereabouts. That seems pretty hard to beat. It is only when you s...
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Last comment 05/09/2017 by James Stewart

Thermophotovoltaic Advances?? Anyone?

04/25/2017 by James Stewart
2014 article outlining the role of nanomaterials Has anyone seen or heard of any recent advances in thermophotovoltaic systems to be used in conjunct...
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Last comment 04/26/2017 by James Stewart
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Water & Wastewater Systems

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Hacking the Lake

04/27/2017 by MaggieMc
As a Pennsylvania native, Lake Erie was always felt like our great lake—even though I grew up hours from it and other states may have a more sig...
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Last comment 04/28/2017 by James Stewart

A Solution for Wastewater Treatment Plant Stink

04/14/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A technique for identifying various odors at wastewater treatment plants, which run the gamut from burnt matches to rotten eggs, has been developed. H...
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Last comment 04/20/2017 by James Stewart
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Environmental Technology

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Best Practices in Eco-Friendly Innovation for Manufacturing and Materials Handling Industries

04/23/2017 by ahorner_22
For many manufacturers, the prospect of moving towards eco-friendly solutions is very much front of mind; however, implementing the necessary changes...
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Last comment 04/24/2017 by James Stewart

Are We All Litterbugs?

03/08/2017 by MaggieMc
As someone who frequently weaves out of my path to pick up the tiny scrap of plastic on the sidewalk on the other side of the road, I recently read an...
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Last comment 03/10/2017 by Rixter
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Alternative & Renewable Energy Blog

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Progress in Key Areas of Sustainability for 2016

04/18/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The Electrolux Group recently published its latest Sustainability Report with facts and figures showing continued progress in key areas of sustainabil...
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Last comment 04/21/2017 by James Stewart

Electronic Plants Store Energy at the Magnitude of Supercapacitors

03/17/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers have come up with a material that polymerizes inside a rose without any external trigger, creating long, conducting threads in not only th...
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Last comment 03/21/2017 by IQ
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E&E Exchange

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Mr. Trash Wheel Cleans Up the Baltimore Waterfront

03/16/2017 by HUSH
I don’t know much about Baltimore. I know that the city is somewhat famous for delicious crabs. I’ve also watched The Wire. Outside of tha...
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Da Svedanya, Chernobyl

12/21/2016 by HUSH
As of last month, the site of Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant looks nothing like it used to. In the half-year after the infamous nuclear meltdown of re...
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Last comment 12/27/2016 by dj95401
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Webinar Calendar – January 2016

01/11/2016 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
Engineering360 has a great lineup of webinars each month. Learn about specific topics from industry experts, for free, from the comfort of your own...
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IHS Introduces New PEV Index

07/27/2015 posted in Automotive Technology
by joekroog
The sails of electric vehicles have caught a warm breeze. The accelerating growth of this segment from special tax incentives, stricter regulations,...
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Shale Gas, Tight Oil, Carbon Emissions and You

06/29/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Methinks, yet again, there is change blowing in the wind. US President Barack Obama presented his plan for reducing carbon emissions to thwart clim...
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Getting the Lead OUT!

05/05/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
There is U.S. federal legislation slated to take effect on January 4, 2014 that will improve drinking water quality once again. Such changes may happe...
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And the Ground Beneath Our Feet, It Shifted

04/07/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
"Game On" is the title; "all in" is the message. The article is a LinkedIn posting made by Jeff Immelt, the now long-tenured chairman of venerable Gen...
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