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Efficient Heating for Electric Cars

If you don't want to freeze in your electric car, you have to make a few concessions, because heating devours a substantial portion of power supply. Fraunhofer researchers will exhibit the demo model of a highly energy-efficient heating system for electric cars at the IAA: a coated film that produces a broad, radiant heat. Electric car drivers now have one more reason to love the summer, because in the winter, the vehicle's range declines mark...

Energy Efficiency - Sep 1, 2015


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Energy Efficiency a Key Compliance Strategy for States in EPA Final Clean Power Plan Rule

Washington -Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Clean Power Plan , a rule that sets state-specific targets for carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. As the president noted in today's announcement, one of the most promising compliance options available for states under the rule is increasing their energy efficiency. Previous analysis by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) found that...

General News - Aug 3, 2015


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Alstom Receives Provisional Acceptance Certificate for Slovenia's 1st Ultra-Supercritical Power Plan...

Alstom has received the Provisional Acceptance Certificate (PAC) for the 600MW ultra-supercritical Unit 6 at SoStanj power plant, in north-eastern Slovenia. The unit has now started commercial operation, generating approximately one third of Slovenia's power production, thus allowing the country to ensure its energy independence. The new Unit 6 is Slovenia's first power plant with ultra-supercritical equipment, achieving the highest possible e...

Power Generation - Jul 30, 2015




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