Daily Archives: May 24, 2017

ABB strengthens commitment to Canada

By Michelle Froese ABB has opened it’s new Canadian headquarters in Montreal, Quebec which also houses their North American Center of Excellence in E-Mobility. ABB today officially inaugurated its new $90 million state-of-the-art Canadian headquarters and Customer Innovation Center, which will serve 700 employees who were previously spread across six locations in Greater Montreal. Campus…

Meteodyne offers to convert complex flow lidar data to CFD

By Paul Dvorak Applying CFD conversion to data from Lidars in complex terrain improves the agreement between wind speed measurements from the Lidar and masts. There is a known strong non-homogeneity of wind in areas of complex flow which may cause some discrepancies between volume-based Lidar measurements and point-based measurements from standard anemometers. There are…

Networks: Bad news for consumers is good news for renewables

By David Leitch The move to decarbonisation will benefit from the rising price of fossil fueled, grid delivered electricity because higher prices will encourage investment in efficiency and lower consumption ,and incentivise alternatives such as distributed renewables. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Review – Video

By Jeff Cobb Chevrolet’s 238-mile range Bolt EV is a major leap forward among mass-appeal electric cars and for now arguably the best. Why? Several reasons that add up to a nicely designed vehicle that does what it’s supposed to, while being enjoyable to motor around in, and boasting amazing efficiency as well. As the…

Cummins: Life beyond diesel

Cummins Inc. a giant corporation of 55,400 people worldwide serving customers in 190 countries. It best known for its diesel expertise but it is impressively reinventing itself to serve the powertrains of the future such as 48V mild hybrids that will transmogrify into electric vehicles as they become capable of electric drive in more advanced…

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