Article - 1 Aug 2011
The Thermcraft transparent tube furnace allows users to visually check how their processes are reacting while at operating temperatures. The design, construction and applications of this unique...
News - 6 Jul 2015
The use of smart materials in solar thermal collectors is becoming increasingly popular. A research team from EPFL has produced a coating that can both absorb and radiate heat. This invisible process...
News - 3 May 2017
Researchers at Fraunhofer Institute have developed a novel method that can be used to bend sheet glass into unconventional or complex shapes using laser beams. This breakthrough approach paves the...
News - 8 May 2008
For a project that could be on the very cutting edge of renewable energy, this one is actually decidedly low tech--and that's the point.
A team of MIT students, led by mechanical engineering...
News - 28 Feb 2011
Abrisa Technologies has over 160 different colors of dichroics in stock. The long lasting filters can be used in temperatures up to 900°F. Dichroic filters are found in architectural &...
News - 11 Jul 2007
Sunshine is guaranteed at Almería in southern Spain – an ideal location for generating solar thermal energy. A test installation was inaugurated there on July 9, 2007, that operates with a...
News - 8 Sep 2005
For the last two years, tests have been conducted at Sandia National Laboratories' National Solar Thermal Test Facility to see how materials used for NASA's future planetary exploration...
This page details the capabilities of Specac’s heatable long-pathlength gas cells for FTIR gas testing.
News - 19 Aug 2009
Solutia Inc. announced today that it will be supplying Therminol VP-1 synthetic heat transfer fluid to a new 470 MW hybrid solar plant in Ain-Ben-Mathar, Morocco and a 170 MW hybrid solar plant in...
News - 5 May 2009
Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) announced today that it will be supplying Therminol(R) synthetic heat transfer fluid to a new 50 MW solar thermal power plant in Lebrija, Spain, which will start up in spring...