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    • Secret Ingredient To Making Solar Energy Work: Salt (Forbes)- April 9, 2012
    • They're searching for the right combinations that will allow solar thermal energy to be stored cheaply and efficiently so it can be dispatched to generate electricity after the sun sets. In other words, the 24/7 solar power plant. More...
    • Google Cools Taiwan Data Center With 'Thermal Batteries' (Wired News)- April 9, 2012
    • By Caleb Garling As part of its ongoing effort to save power and cost in its custom-built data centers, Google will cool the servers in its new Taiwan computing facility using a technique known as thermal energy storage. More...
    • Slideshow: Internal Combustion Engines Primed for Performance (Design News)- April 2, 2012
    • Hybrid powertrains grab all the headlines these days, but conventional internal combustion engines are also advancing at a torrid pace. Technologies such as variable valve timing, cylinder deactivation, direct injection, and turbocharging are boosting ... More...
    • Market for Deep Ocean Energy Starts to Heat Up (Forbes)- April 2, 2012
    • The technology, known as ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC), creates electricity with the temperature difference between warm and cold seawater. Cold water is drawn with a pipe from depths of a 1000 meters or more, where the sun's heat can't reach. More...
    • Pumps fuel interest in electric heat (Press Herald)- April 2, 2012
    • But can efficient electric heat really reduce the overall energy costs for Maine homes and small businesses? Will the equipment, some of it quite new, be reliable and effective? How would the region's electric grid handle the demand for more power, ... More...
    • Heat Pipe Technology's New (MarketWatch (press release))- March 22, 2012
    • Heat Pipe Technology is the innovation leader in passive energy recovery and dehumidification systems for commercial applications around the globe. Employing the very latest in passive-heat-transfer technology, Heat Pipe Technology designs and supplies ... More...