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February 08, 2013
ENERGY TECH
Argentina ups stakes in Falklands claim
Buenos Aires (UPI) Feb 7, 2013
Argentine Foreign Minister Hector Timerman raised the stakes in the diplomatic debate on his country's claim on the Falkland Islands during a London visit marked by outlandish statements, open rows with Britain and rhetorical own-goals. It was a visit that reminded Britons that the Falklands would dominate more headlines in the coming months than a British Overseas Territory usually gets and that it would demand more investments of money and government time. Argentina under military rule ... read more
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TECH SPACE

Light-emitting triangles may have applications in optical technology
For the first time, scientists have created single layers of a naturally occurring rare mineral called tungstenite, or WS2. The resulting sheet of stacked sulfur and tungsten atoms forms a honeycomb ... more
AEROSPACE

Taylor Retires As Strain Takes Lead At Ball Aerospace
Ball Corporation has announced that David L. Taylor, president and CEO of Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. for more than a decade, will retire at the end of March after a 29-year career with th ... more
ENERGY TECH

Oil majors scramble for Abu Dhabi deal
The world's oil majors are scrambling to get a piece of the biggest oil deal ever offered by the United Arab Emirates, the world's fourth largest oil exporter. ... more
ENERGY DAILY


TIME AND SPACE

Does probability come from quantum physics?
Ever since Austrian scientist Erwin Schrodinger put his unfortunate cat in a box, his fellow physicists have been using something called quantum theory to explain and understand the nature of waves ... more


NANO TECH

Using single quantum dots to probe nanowires
Modern telecommunications happens because of fast electrons and fast photons. Can it get better? Can Moore's law - the doubling of computing power ever 18 months or so - be sustained? Can the compac ... more
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BIO FUEL

Scientists turn toxic by-product into biofuel booster
Scientists studying an enzyme that naturally produces alkanes - long carbon-chain molecules that could be a direct replacement for the hydrocarbons in gasoline - have figured out why the natural r ... more
CHIP TECH

A review of the rapidly evolving field of topological insulator hybrid structures
Topological insulators are novel materials that are insulating in the bulk but have surface states that are conducting. These surface states are topologically protected and possess several intriguin ... more
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Leading Ebola researcher says there's an effective treatment for Ebola

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Snails Tell of the Rise and Fall of the Tibetan Plateau

Marine protected areas inadequate for protecting fish and ocean ecology

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Antarctic sea-level rising faster than global rate

Not all phytoplankton in the ocean need to take their vitamins

SOLAR DAILY

Verengo Solar Featured on Torrance CitiCABLE's "Common Cents"
Verengo Solar is currently featured on Torrance CitiCABLE's business program Common Cents. Hosted by Renee Eng, the show throws a spotlight on local businesses that contribute to the economy and com ... more
SOLAR DAILY

Trina Solar supplies 20MW to launch abakus solar partnership
Trina Solar has announced that it is to become the new module supplier to solar PV systems provider abakus solar. The partnership will begin with four projects constituting a combined volume of 20 m ... more
INTERNET SPACE

Many moving PC tasks to phones, tablets
One-third of PC users are shifting many of their computing activities to "post-PC" devices like tablets and smartphones, a U.S. market research firm says. ... more
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SOLAR DAILY

The Safety Zone now Features Solar Powered Warehouse
Independence Solar, together with its installation partner, Pat Munger Construction Company, have announced the completion of a rooftop solar energy system at the Connecticut distribution center for ... more
AEROSPACE

India keen to sign Rafale deal by mid-2013: air force chief
India hopes to sign a $12-billion deal to buy Rafale jets from France's Dassault Aviation by the middle of the year, the country's air force chief said Thursday. ... more
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WIND DAILY

Mainstream Renewable Power Starts Building Wind Farm in Chile
Global wind and solar developer Mainstream Renewable Power has successfully completed Financial Close and has started constructing its 33MW Negrete Cuel Wind Farm in southern Chile. The wind farm, w ... more
SOLAR DAILY

Draker Clarity DC Selected for 2MW Utility-scale Solar PV Plant
Draker is pleased to announce that it has been selected to install its fully integrated Draker AC and Clarity DC panel-to-grid (P2G) monitoring solution at a 2 MW-AC site, the largest installation t ... more
ENERGY NEWS

Diageo Transitions to 100 Percent Renewable Electricity at its North American HQ
Diageo has began using power from 100 percent renewable sources at its North American headquarters on Main Avenue. "By purchasing electricity derived from renewable sources, like wind or solar power ... more
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Diageo Transitions to 100 Percent Renewable Electricity at its North American HQ

China plans stricter fuel standards after smog

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ENERGY NEWS
Iran slams new 'hostile' US sanctions on oil exports

Argentina ups stakes in Falklands claim

Technip to build pipe at Gannet platform


ENERGY NEWS
Mainstream Renewable Power Starts Building Wind Farm in Chile

Hgcapital And Blue Energy Agree UK Wind Farm Investment Deal

Sabotage may have felled U.K. wind turbine


ENERGY NEWS
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India's solar program a trade issue

US challenges India at WTO over solar panel rules

SOLAR DAILY

India's solar program a trade issue
The United States has launched a complaint with the World Trade Organization over India's National Solar Mission. ... more
TRADE WARS

Kerry to meet Canadian FM in first bilateral talks
New US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold his first bilateral talks Friday, as he welcomes his Canadian counterpart John Baird to the State Department. ... more
CAR TECH

China auto sales hit record in January: industry group
Auto sales in China, the world's largest car market, hit a record 2.03 million vehicles last month, driven by robust demand ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year, an industry group said Thursday. ... more
ENERGY TECH

Japan's TEPCO to buy 800,000 tonnes of LNG from US
The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear power station said Wednesday it plans to buy 800,000 tonnes of light liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually from the United States as it looks to cut its fuel bills. ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
US Space Debris Tracking Site To Be Build In Western Australia

Taiwan to spend $2.5 billion on anti-missile systems

N. Korea fires short-range 'projectile' into sea

Germany to send anti-tank weapons, rifles to Iraqi Kurds

Turkish army warns over 'red lines' in Kurdish peace talks

Israel downs drone from Syria over occupied Golan: army

'Hundreds' of Americans linked to IS: lawmaker

SOLAR DAILY

China's solar glass a trade issue

ENERGY NEWS

China plans stricter fuel standards after smog

ENERGY TECH

All-Brazilian heavy oil output under way

ENERGY TECH

Lebanon's plans for gas boom falter

TRADE WARS

Chinese make record foreign investments in 2012: PwC

TRADE WARS

Trade secrets theft linked to ex-employees: study

ENERGY NEWS

Outside View: Energy realism

SOLAR DAILY

US challenges India at WTO over solar panel rules

ENERGY TECH

Iran slams new 'hostile' US sanctions on oil exports

CAR TECH

Japan's Mazda swings back to profit

Technip to build pipe at Gannet platform

Apple hints at solar-powered iPhone

Japan's Suzuki sees April-December net profit rise 19%

China, India tourists triple Australian visits

Dell buyout highlights PC sector woes: analysts

Tablets gain more ground on PCs: survey

Apple sells 25 billionth song at iTunes store

Google wins Australian sponsored links case

Zynga shares climb as game maker cuts losses

Routes towards defect-free graphene

Toyota quadruples April-December profit, ups forecast

Samsung boosts US research, venture fund

Microsoft, Huawei team for African smartphone push

Global ecommerce sales topped $1 tn in 2012: study

GM says China monthly sales set record in January

Facebook fatigue prompts breaks from network: study

Dell unveils private equity buyout worth $24.4 bn

Mongolia's proposed law to affect mining

Suntech Powers Largest Solar PV System in Saudi Arabia

REC Supplies 10 MW For Two Solar Power Plant Installations In India

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