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- Cuttack, India, Station Set for Upgrades, Hosts Tourby Elevator World on July 29, 2021 at 3:21 pm
Plans for improvements to passenger amenities at India’s Cuttack Railway Station drew the interest of Khurda Road Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) Shashi Kant Singh, who led an inspection tour of the facility in July, Pragativadi News reported. Addressing the media, Singh said that many redevelopment projects, including new vertical-transportation equipment, have been initiated within the past five… The post Cuttack, India, Station Set for Upgrades, Hosts Tour appeared first on Elevator World.
- New Deadlines Set for VFA Forum Interlift Presentersby Elevator World on July 29, 2021 at 3:18 pm
Because of health and safety issues spurred by the pandemic, VFA Interlift e.V.-Association for Lift Technology has postponed the biennial interlift trade fair until spring 2022. The accompanying event, VFA Forum interlift, is accepting abstracts from those who would like to present an approximately 20-min. lecture. Potential presenters should send their lecture offers by Friday,… The post New Deadlines Set for VFA Forum Interlift Presenters appeared first on Elevator World.
- TKE Stairlift Wins Award From French Seniors Magazineby Elevator World on July 29, 2021 at 3:14 pm
On the heels of winning an international Red Dot design award, TK Home Solutions’ S200 stairlift received a Pleine Vie Award in the “Home” category from Pleine Vie, a French monthly magazine for seniors. S200 was developed in partnership with British design firm Pearson Lloyd and launched in late 2020. The customizable system incorporates high-end materials… The post TKE Stairlift Wins Award From French Seniors Magazine appeared first on Elevator World.
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- Building the Next Era of Solar in Spaceby Ed Kennedy on July 15, 2021 at 2:32 pm
The past decade has seen solar power boom in popularity here on Earth. In the decade ahead we can expect a boom in space activity that’s currently well underway to pick up momentum fast. So, all can recognize the growth of solar and space technology—but far fewer presently know where they’re set to converge. The The post Building the Next Era of Solar in Space appeared first on Solar Magazine.
- Can Solar Power Substitute Nuclear Energy in Japan's Future?by Ed Kennedy on June 9, 2021 at 2:16 am
The Japanese government announced in April the approval of plans to release over 1 million tonnes of nuclear waste into the ocean. It’s no surprise news the treated radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant—site of the 2011 disaster—would be dumped saw considerable criticism follow. But this event also drew attention once more to The post Can Solar Power Substitute Nuclear Energy in Japan's Future? appeared first on Solar Magazine.
- The Future of Private Equity and Solar Energyby Christopher J. Mackin, CFP® on May 3, 2021 at 1:32 pm
Our society’s deep dependency on non-renewable resources has come to a head. Between looming threats of climate change and vulnerabilities in the U.S. electrical grid, private equity is poised to play a key role in a more sustainable future. In 2020 alone, private equity invested more than $11 billion into renewable energy projects—nearly doubling its total The post The Future of Private Equity and Solar Energy appeared first on Solar Magazine.
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- Fire at Australian big batteryby Natalie Filatoff on August 2, 2021 at 11:37 am
Speculation will be rife as to the cause of the fire which destroyed one Tesla Megapack and damaged another in Moorabool on Friday. Investigators are waiting until the site is deemed safe to begin their forensic examination.
- Jakson unveils 21% efficient mono PERC solar modulesby Uma Gupta on August 2, 2021 at 10:41 am
The Indian solar manufacturer has announced a new Helia series of high-efficiency mono PERC PV panels, ranging from 450W to 600W outputs, and both mono-facial and bifacial categories. The multi-busbar modules apply to all installations from residential and commercial to utility-scale.
- Bidders plan to use ‘brown power’ to balance intermittency of solar in Singapore’s clean power tenderby Max Hall on August 2, 2021 at 9:39 am
Solar developer NEFIN and electric company Tuas Power have tabled a joint bid to secure the rights to supply 100 MWh of 'zero-carbon electricity' from Malaysia to Singapore and said they initially intend to use "brown power" to secure supply during non-solar-generation hours.
- A closer look at liquid air energy storageby Emiliano Bellini on August 2, 2021 at 9:34 am
A British-Australian research team has assessed the potential of liquid air energy storage (LAES) for large scale application. The scientists estimate that these systems may currently be built at a cost between €300 and €600 per megawatt-hour and that a positive business case could be favored by certain conditions, including a determined price structure in the energy market and the presence of a grid unable to support high levels of renewable energy penetration.
- Kosovar bank launches tender for 3 MW solar parkby Emiliano Bellini on August 2, 2021 at 7:37 am
The solar plant is planned to be built in Lipjan, near the country's capital city, Pristina.
- How to Measure Frequency using Multimeter?by Electrical Technology on July 23, 2021 at 8:50 am
Please visit the Site ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY for full and updated posts. Measurement of Frequency with a Digital Multimeter Frequency is the number of cycles completed in one second of time. There are different kinds of multimeters that can measure frequency. Alternating current and other electrical signals possess frequency that affects the operation of a device. By using a multimeter, we can measure multiple quantities such as … The post How to Measure Frequency using Multimeter? appeared first on ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY.
- Challenges and Opportunities of Electric Vehicles (EVs)by Electrical Technology on July 20, 2021 at 9:20 pm
Please visit the Site ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY for full and updated posts. What is the Future of Plug-In Electric Vehicles (EVs)? Challenges and Opportunities Plug-In Electric Vehicles Electric vehicles (EVs) are a promising technology since they can significantly reduce pollution from the transport sector. In urban areas, only buildings generate more pollution than cars. However, cars release all their emissions locally, although a significant portion of the … The post Challenges and Opportunities of Electric Vehicles (EVs) appeared first on ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY.
- PWM Solar Charge Controller – Working, Sizing and Selectionby Electrical Technology on July 18, 2021 at 7:12 pm
Please visit the Site ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY for full and updated posts. What is Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) Solar Charge Controller? What is Pulse Width Modulation Or A PWM Charge Controller? A PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) controller is an (electronic) transition between the solar panels and the batteries: The solar charge controller (frequently referred to as the regulator) is identical to the standard battery charger, i.e., it … The post PWM Solar Charge Controller – Working, Sizing and Selection appeared first on ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY.
- MPPT Solar Charge Controller – Working, Sizing and Selectionby Electrical Technology on July 15, 2021 at 7:04 pm
Please visit the Site ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY for full and updated posts. What is Maximum Power Point Tracking (MMPT) Solar Charge Controller? What is Maximum Power Point Tracking Or An MPPT Charger? The MPPT or ‘Maximum Power Point Tracking‘ controls are much more sophisticated than the PWM controllers and allow the solar panel to run at its maximum power point or, more precisely, at the optimum voltage … The post MPPT Solar Charge Controller – Working, Sizing and Selection appeared first on ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY.
- Solar Power Plant – Types, Components, Layout and Operationby Electrical Technology on July 13, 2021 at 7:31 pm
Please visit the Site ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY for full and updated posts. How a Photovoltaic Power Plant Works? Construction and Working of a Solar Power Plant What is Solar Power Plant? The solar power plant is also known as the Photovoltaic (PV) power plant. It is a large-scale PV plant designed to produce bulk electrical power from solar radiation. The solar power plant uses solar energy to … The post Solar Power Plant – Types, Components, Layout and Operation appeared first on ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY.