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February 13, 2013
ENERGY TECH
Shell India plans floating LNG plant
New Delhi (UPI) Feb 12, 2013
Shell India will invest $1 billion for a floating liquefied natural gas terminal off the coast of India. The company is building the facility on the port of Kakinada, in the state of Andhra Pradesh in a joint venture with Reliance Power Ltd. Shell already has a 3.6 million-ton LNG import facility in Hazira, India. "By end of the quarter, we will be able to import 5 million tons at Hazira," said Yasmine Hilton, who heads Shell India, Press Trust of India reported Tuesday. Shell pla ... read more
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NANO TECH

Giving transplanted cells a nanotech checkup
Researchers at Johns Hopkins have devised a way to detect whether cells previously transplanted into a living animal are alive or dead, an innovation they say is likely to speed the development of c ... more
WIND DAILY

Gone with the wind: French scheme targets farting cows
A French cattle feed company on Tuesday unveiled a novel form of carbon credits aimed at incentivising farmers to stop cows from emitting climate-changing farts. ... more
ENERGY TECH

US greenlights CNOOC takeover of Nexen
Beijing-based energy giant CNOOC has received US approval for its takeover of Canadian oil producer Nexen, surmounting the last hurdle to closing the deal, Nexen announced Tuesday. ... more
ENERGY DAILY


ROBO SPACE

Foundation Helps Promote New Robotics Teams Worldwide
The Robotics Education and Competition (REC) Foundation and the Northrop Grumman Foundation has announced a partnership to establish 200 new VEX Robotics Competition teams in locations worldwide and ... more


SOLAR DAILY

Astrum Solar Teams with DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions
Astrum Solar has announced it has reached an agreement with DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions (DuPont) to collaborate on standards for solar installation offerings and ensure the continued use of premiu ... more
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ENERGY TECH

Increasing Power Generation from Municipal Solid Waste in Brazil
Brazil's economic development and environmental awareness have created a favorable scenario for the generation of power from municipal solid waste. Technological advancements over the next few years ... more
SOLAR DAILY

Daimler India Sets Up Solar Power Plant To Meet Purchase Obligation
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles has announced that it has set up a 300 kW solar power plant at a cost of Rs 4 crore to meet the 'solar purchase obligation (SPO)' mandated by the Tamil Nadu governm ... more
24/7 News Coverage
At least four months to contain Ebola: Red Cross chief

When the isthmus is an island: Madison's hottest, and coldest, spots

Let There Be Light

Rising above the risk: America's first tsunami refuge

Identifying hidden minds in impaired consciousness

Europeans lactose intolerant for 5,000 years after agriculture began

Is climate change downsizing goats

POLITICAL ECONOMY

Obama wagers second term capital on bold reform drive
US President Barack Obama Tuesday staked his second term political capital on a full-bore drive to cut gun crime, reform the immigration system and to ignite economic growth and job creation. ... more
TECH SPACE

ORNL scientists solve mercury mystery
By identifying two genes required for transforming inorganic into organic mercury, which is far more toxic, scientists have taken a significant step toward protecting human health. The questio ... more
ENERGY NEWS

Bulgarians protest high energy costs
Bulgarians upset over record-high energy prices took to the streets this week, demanding the nationalization of three foreign-owned power companies. ... more
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INTERNET SPACE

Recycled computers offer hope to Romania's needy
In Romania, one of the EU's poorest countries, hope to many has come in the form of a computer recycling program that is helping jobless adults and disadvantaged Roma youth beat the odds. ... more
SOLAR DAILY

Locus Energy Launches Two New Major Platform Components
Locus Energy has released two new major components to its solar PV monitoring platform. The SolarNOC - an enterprise-grade web application for managing fleets of residential, commercial and utility ... more
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China's Secret Moon Mission

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POLARBEAR seeks cosmic answers in microwave polarization

Big Black Holes Can Block New Stars

ENERGY TECH

New batteries can recharge in 10 minutes
Researchers in California say they've developed a lithium-ion battery using nanoparticles that has more energy capacity and recharges more quickly. ... more
BIO FUEL

Newly discovered plant structure may lead to improved biofuel processing
When Li Tan approached his colleagues at the University of Georgia with some unusual data he had collected, they initially seemed convinced that his experiment had become contaminated; what he was s ... more
INTERNET SPACE

Apple still has 'magic,' innovation, says CEO Cook
Apple remains ahead of its rivals in the ability to innovate and "create magic" despite tougher competition in key sectors like smartphones and tablets, chief executive Tim Cook said Tuesday. ... more
INTERNET SPACE
Genscape Announces Strategic Partnership with Murex to Create Supply of QAP-A RINS

Bulgarians protest high energy costs

Diageo Transitions to 100 Percent Renewable Electricity at its North American HQ


INTERNET SPACE
Venezuela devalues again amid downturn

Shell India plans floating LNG plant

US to decide soon on Canada pipeline project


INTERNET SPACE
Gone with the wind: French scheme targets farting cows

Mainstream Renewable Power Starts Building Wind Farm in Chile

Hgcapital And Blue Energy Agree UK Wind Farm Investment Deal


INTERNET SPACE
Promoting Reliability Standards for Solar Modules

Astrum Solar Teams with DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions

ET Solar AC Modules Installed in Residential Systems in the US

INTERNET SPACE

Yahoo! chief Mayer wants Bing to deliver
Google veteran turned Yahoo! chief Marissa Mayer wants Microsoft to deliver when it comes to wresting market share from the Internet company she was part of for more than a decade. ... more
TRADE WARS

Amazon seeks relaxation of India e-commerce rules
US online retail giant Amazon said Tuesday it had asked New Delhi to consider relaxing a law that stops its Indian subsidiary from selling directly to customers. ... more
TRADE WARS

India IT exports picking up steam
Exports by India's flagship IT outsourcing industry are set to grow by 12 to 14 percent in the next financial year, an industry group said on Tuesday, suggesting signs of recovery. ... more
INTERNET SPACE

Big investment fund joins opposition to Dell buyout
The large investment firm T. Rowe Price said Tuesday it was opposing Dell's proposed $24.4 billion private equity buyout, saying the offer "does not reflect the value" of the tech giant. ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
U.S Navy sending Aegis-equipped destroyers to Japan

Japan deputy PM directly urges China to hold summit

Russia spy plane intercepted in NATO airspace: alliance

China ponders action against Hong Kong stars

Iraq's Yazidis facing 'attempted genocide': UN

USAF looks at commercial satellite control networks

Iraqi Kurds agree reinforcements for embattled Kobane

TECH SPACE

Nextdoor renovates before taking on the world

CARBON WORLDS

A sensitive, affordable sensor to detect tiny amounts of CO2

POLITICAL ECONOMY

US economy picks up, China might slow: OECD indicator

TECH SPACE

High-energy X-rays shine light on mystery of Picasso's paints

CHIP TECH

European Investments in Advanced Computing Systems Deliver Results

ENERGY NEWS

Genscape Announces Strategic Partnership with Murex to Create Supply of QAP-A RINS

ENERGY TECH

Venezuela devalues again amid downturn

SOLAR DAILY

Sunora Energy Solutions Completes Educational Solar System

SOLAR DAILY

Nautilus Solar Completes 1,360 kW Project for the Lindenwold Board of Education

SOLAR DAILY

ET Solar AC Modules Installed in Residential Systems in the US

Promoting Reliability Standards for Solar Modules

Three groSolar Projects Receive Awards

Apple eyeing smart watch, reports say

Finland's TVO says reactor may be delayed until 2016

Tech giants summoned by Australia pricing inquiry

Dell claims buyout in shareholders' 'best interests'

Kazakhstan launches renewables push

Chinese coal cuts to affect Australia

New classes of magnetoelectric materials promise advances in computing technology

Hydrothermal liquefaction - the most promising path to a sustainable bio-oil production

Mercury contamination in water can be detected with a mobile phone

Scientists team with business innovators to solve 'big data' bottleneck

Northrop Grumman Signs Airport Realtime Collaboration Passenger Flow Contract With East Midlands Airport

France debates nuke waste facility

Sony faces challenge with new PlayStation

Nissan profit tumbles on China, Europe woes

Three Chinese doctors slain in north Nigeria: police

Mercosur seeks Canada deal, but Cuba looms

US to decide soon on Canada pipeline project

Major fighter jet deal, trade dominate Hollande's India trip

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