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Printed Electronics World
Aug 13, 2010
UK's first printed lighting panel to start in November 2010

UK's first printed lighting panel to start in November 2010

An initiative to develop low-cost OLED lighting in the UK has secured government funding and will officially start in early November.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 12, 2010
Real Time Locating and Wireless Sensor Networks - Rapid Advances

Real Time Locating and Wireless Sensor Networks - Rapid Advances

In the past, too much use of RFID has involved sensing items and conveyances only when they pass very near to the occasional interrogator. Heroic assumptions are then made about what happened in between. Was it destroyed, perhaps by overheating? Is it still there? Is it intact?
Printed Electronics World
Aug 12, 2010
Plastic Logic moves on to next generation product

Plastic Logic moves on to next generation product

Revised product strategy to bring industry's first advanced device using plastic electronics technology to market.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 11, 2010
Teijin acquires NanoGram Corporation

Teijin acquires NanoGram Corporation

Teijin Limited has wholly acquired NanoGram Corporation, a Silicon Valley company specializing in novel nanomaterials for the development of silicon inks with semiconductor properties.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 10, 2010
Illuminex Corporation closes angel round of funding

Illuminex Corporation closes angel round of funding

Nanomaterial firm closes $500K angel financing round to commercialize patented nanowire array based technologies for solar cells, lithium-ion battery anodes, and thermal management materials all based on the company's core nanowire array production capabilities.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 9, 2010
Aveso raises $1million for electro-active display technology

Aveso raises $1million for electro-active display technology

Aveso, a spin-out from The Dow Chemical Company, has recently raised $1,040,000 in equity financing according to a document filed with the SEC.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 9, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Hero Electric, the leading Indian electric bike and scooter manufacturer, made over 70,000 e-bikes in 2009.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 6, 2010
Heliatek to manufacture organic, oligomer-based solar cells

Heliatek to manufacture organic, oligomer-based solar cells

Heliatek is pursuing the goal of becoming the world's first manufacturer of organic, oligomer-based solar cells and the supplier of the most efficient, stable and productive organic solar cells.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 6, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part five

Electric vehicles in India - Part five

About one million cycle rickshaws ply the Indian roads carrying about 3-4 billion passenger-km/year.
External Company Press Release
Ascent Solar Modules submitted for external product certification

Ascent Solar Modules submitted for external product certification

Ascent Solar externally certifies module encapsulation material for its flexible PV laminate
Printed Electronics World
Aug 4, 2010
Spray on solar glass coming soon

Spray on solar glass coming soon

A major breakthrough by researchers at New Energy Technologies could soon see the unveiling of a working prototype of the first ever glass window capable of generating electricity.
External Company Press Release
SunRay Scientific names Jim Costanzo to serve as CEO

SunRay Scientific names Jim Costanzo to serve as CEO

Jim Costanzo has joined SunRay Scientific as Chief Executive Officer to lead the company in its next phase of growth and expansion.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 4, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part three

Electric vehicles in India - Part three

Mahindra has sold over 50,000 microhybrids. These conventional cars automatically stop the engine when the vehicle is not moving and start it when the accelerator is pushed again, thus reducing pollution.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 3, 2010
Graphene oxide gets green

Graphene oxide gets green

An environmentally friendly graphene oxide could be used in polymers, ceramics and metals, as thin films for electronics, as drug-delivery devices and for hydrogen storage, as well as for oil and gas recovery.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part one

Electric vehicles in India - Part one

There are already many manufacturers of traction motors in India and a huge nascent market for everything automotive. In the next twelve months at least ten new electric vehicles will enter production in India, from buses, rickshaws and bikes to forklifts.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
DayStar to pursue CIGS production offshore

DayStar to pursue CIGS production offshore

DayStar Technologies a developer of solar photovoltaic products based on CIGS thin-film deposition technology is looking at offshore manufacturing facilities for its CIGS solar modules.
External Company Press Release
Aerotech's ANT130-5-V linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift

Aerotech's ANT130-5-V linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift

Aerotech's ANT130-5-V is a linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift stage that provides the exceptional resolution, accuracy, and in-position stability required in nanopositioning applications, all while offering travel up to 5 mm.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
Solar powered phone for India

Solar powered phone for India

Vodafone Essar, the Indian subsidiary of Vodafone Group and one of India's leading cellular services providers, has launched its latest generation eco-friendly solar charging handset in India. The new handset uses a solar powered solution to benefit users in areas with adequate sunlight.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2010
Lithium polymer traction on and under the water

Lithium polymer traction on and under the water

Using lead acid batteries, many electric boats have been plying waterways in Europe since 1890, when electric cars were also popular.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2010
Woven electronics

Woven electronics

Electrical engineers from ETH Zurich have devised intelligent textiles that already have electronic components such as sensors and conductive filaments woven into them.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 13, 2010
UK's first printed lighting panel to start in November 2010

UK's first printed lighting panel to start in November 2010

An initiative to develop low-cost OLED lighting in the UK has secured government funding and will officially start in early November.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 12, 2010
Plastic Logic moves on to next generation product

Plastic Logic moves on to next generation product

Revised product strategy to bring industry's first advanced device using plastic electronics technology to market.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 10, 2010
Illuminex Corporation closes angel round of funding

Illuminex Corporation closes angel round of funding

Nanomaterial firm closes $500K angel financing round to commercialize patented nanowire array based technologies for solar cells, lithium-ion battery anodes, and thermal management materials all based on the company's core nanowire array production capabilities.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 9, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Hero Electric, the leading Indian electric bike and scooter manufacturer, made over 70,000 e-bikes in 2009.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 6, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part five

Electric vehicles in India - Part five

About one million cycle rickshaws ply the Indian roads carrying about 3-4 billion passenger-km/year.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 4, 2010
Spray on solar glass coming soon

Spray on solar glass coming soon

A major breakthrough by researchers at New Energy Technologies could soon see the unveiling of a working prototype of the first ever glass window capable of generating electricity.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 4, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part three

Electric vehicles in India - Part three

Mahindra has sold over 50,000 microhybrids. These conventional cars automatically stop the engine when the vehicle is not moving and start it when the accelerator is pushed again, thus reducing pollution.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part one

Electric vehicles in India - Part one

There are already many manufacturers of traction motors in India and a huge nascent market for everything automotive. In the next twelve months at least ten new electric vehicles will enter production in India, from buses, rickshaws and bikes to forklifts.
External Company Press Release
Aerotech's ANT130-5-V linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift

Aerotech's ANT130-5-V linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift

Aerotech's ANT130-5-V is a linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift stage that provides the exceptional resolution, accuracy, and in-position stability required in nanopositioning applications, all while offering travel up to 5 mm.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2010
Lithium polymer traction on and under the water

Lithium polymer traction on and under the water

Using lead acid batteries, many electric boats have been plying waterways in Europe since 1890, when electric cars were also popular.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 12, 2010
Real Time Locating and Wireless Sensor Networks - Rapid Advances

Real Time Locating and Wireless Sensor Networks - Rapid Advances

In the past, too much use of RFID has involved sensing items and conveyances only when they pass very near to the occasional interrogator. Heroic assumptions are then made about what happened in between. Was it destroyed, perhaps by overheating? Is it still there? Is it intact?
Printed Electronics World
Aug 11, 2010
Teijin acquires NanoGram Corporation

Teijin acquires NanoGram Corporation

Teijin Limited has wholly acquired NanoGram Corporation, a Silicon Valley company specializing in novel nanomaterials for the development of silicon inks with semiconductor properties.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 9, 2010
Aveso raises $1million for electro-active display technology

Aveso raises $1million for electro-active display technology

Aveso, a spin-out from The Dow Chemical Company, has recently raised $1,040,000 in equity financing according to a document filed with the SEC.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 6, 2010
Heliatek to manufacture organic, oligomer-based solar cells

Heliatek to manufacture organic, oligomer-based solar cells

Heliatek is pursuing the goal of becoming the world's first manufacturer of organic, oligomer-based solar cells and the supplier of the most efficient, stable and productive organic solar cells.
External Company Press Release
Ascent Solar Modules submitted for external product certification

Ascent Solar Modules submitted for external product certification

Ascent Solar externally certifies module encapsulation material for its flexible PV laminate
External Company Press Release
SunRay Scientific names Jim Costanzo to serve as CEO

SunRay Scientific names Jim Costanzo to serve as CEO

Jim Costanzo has joined SunRay Scientific as Chief Executive Officer to lead the company in its next phase of growth and expansion.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 3, 2010
Graphene oxide gets green

Graphene oxide gets green

An environmentally friendly graphene oxide could be used in polymers, ceramics and metals, as thin films for electronics, as drug-delivery devices and for hydrogen storage, as well as for oil and gas recovery.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
DayStar to pursue CIGS production offshore

DayStar to pursue CIGS production offshore

DayStar Technologies a developer of solar photovoltaic products based on CIGS thin-film deposition technology is looking at offshore manufacturing facilities for its CIGS solar modules.
Printed Electronics World
Aug 2, 2010
Solar powered phone for India

Solar powered phone for India

Vodafone Essar, the Indian subsidiary of Vodafone Group and one of India's leading cellular services providers, has launched its latest generation eco-friendly solar charging handset in India. The new handset uses a solar powered solution to benefit users in areas with adequate sunlight.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2010
Woven electronics

Woven electronics

Electrical engineers from ETH Zurich have devised intelligent textiles that already have electronic components such as sensors and conductive filaments woven into them.
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