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...
Article - 22 Apr 2020
Molten salt, which is produced by companies such as BASF, is being used in solar power plants to provide efficient thermal energy storage and is part of the overall solution to the question of the...
Article - 21 Jan 2015
A work coil indicates whether a work piece has been heated effectively and efficiently, numerous types of work coil are available all ranging in complexity.
News - 24 Aug 2016
A team of engineers from MIT have ignored the tradition flame and kettle method of boiling water, and developed a bubble-wrapped sponge-like device that absorbs sunlight to heat water up to...
Article - 6 Feb 2019
This article discusses the role of gold insulation in transparent tube laboratory furnaces.
News - 5 Nov 2011
BASF has planned for production increase of its Neopor insulation material at its Ludwigshafen location in distinct phases. The production capacity is scheduled to be increased by approximately 60,000...
News - 18 Aug 2011
One of the sectors of the Australian Government, the Australian Antarctic Division, has chosen Foamular XPS extruded polystyrene from Austech External Building Products to be used for a new...
News - 25 Jul 2011
Solutia has received a synthetic heat transfer fluid supply contract for two 50 MW solar projects in Spain.
The company will supply Therminol VP-1 fluid to each of these new power plants. Therminol...
News - 19 Jan 2011
BASF is now introducing onto the market a new XPS (extruded polystyrene rigid foam, brand name Styrodur C) that has an around 20 percent better lambda value than competitive products. BASF researchers...
News - 8 Nov 2010
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) has achieved record supply volumes of DOWTHERM™ A for solar power applications in 2010. To date, Dow has filled fourteen large Concentrating Solar Power...