The journey of a product development right from concept development to final production has significantly reduced with computer applications like CAD and CAM, enabling design engineers and manufacturers to remain cost-effective.…Continue
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Paper to CAD conversion is increasingly becoming a popular outsourcing service for manufacturers to restore design information of old and obsolete parts digitally. While the process of CAD conversion can be performed in-house, most companies prefer to offshore these activities to engineering consultants that offer cost-effective solutions.…Continue
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As everyone in this office knows, good deals is my middle name. I'm subscribed for all those freebie and coupon sites so I can get my half-price soup and sandwhich for lunch or treat myself to an affordable facial.
But an online special for solar power?
I recently read on …Continue
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If solar is to become competitive with other forms of energy production, we must find ways to reduce the cost of manufacturing it domestically.
I recently read an interesting article on this subject on techcrunch.com. The article explains that the newly formed U.S.…Continue
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Had a discussion today and got a chance to help the Entrepreneur connect with some potential suppliers for a really cool consumer product - be interesting to see his plan come in....
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In President Obama's State of the Union Address last night he presented his goal for 80% of the nation's energy to come from renewable energy sources by 2035.
But do you think this goal is…Continue
At a recent summit Chinese President Hu Jintao and President Barack Obama met to discuss disputes between the world’s two largest economies and energy consumers. Particularly, China’s wind power subsidies and its slowdown in exports of rare earths minerals, used in everything from wind turbines to cell phones,…Continue
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The wind industry’s need for wind measurement has grown beyond the 60-m reach of standard meteorological (“met”) masts. To reduce uncertainty for wind projects that can cost anywhere from $100 million to $1 billion, the industry needs data from the entire rotor sweep that can’t be gleaned from 60, 80, or even…Continue
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Although the U.S. wind industry seems forever changing, one of its constants is a goal to lower costs by placing turbines in windier areas, which today means offshore. To take advantage of…Continue
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You get the impression that wind-turbine OEMs are shying away from designs that use gearboxes. Take the Siemens SWT-3.0-101 DD for…Continue
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EverGlow manufactures (non-electrical) photoluminescent emergency lighting - code approved exit signs, exit path markings, etc. To learn more, visit www.everglow.us.
Emergency lighting, that lighting which operates when normal lighting fails, is traditionally electrical - using incandescent or fluorescent lamps, LEDs, or other electroluminescent or electrocapacitive lighting technologies. There are two non-electrical lighting technologies…Continue
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