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ZENN Motor Company Reports 2014 Q3 Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO — (Marketwired) — 08/29/14 — ZENN Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ZNN) (the “Company”) today announced its unaudited financial results for the three and nine months ended June 30, 2014. All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars. Any … Read more

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Eaton Sales Up 3% in Q2

Power management company Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) today announced that operating earnings per share, which exclude charges of $0.05 per share to integrate recent acquisitions, were $0.41 for the second quarter of 2014. Adjusted for the gain on the recent … Read more

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What happened to the revolutionary technologies?

There’s an odd micro-trend playing out via news media and press releases that all but insists that society is perpetually on the cusp of a battery revolution. In 2006, MIT hailed a groundbreaking device that could store as much energy … Read more

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Peregrine CEO Talks Murata Buyout

Peregrine Semiconductor (NASDAQ: PSMI) announced on August 22 that it had agreed to be acquired by Murata Electronics North America (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing). Investors jumped on the deal (which is valued at $12.50 per share), raising the … Read more

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Element14 Expands Vishay Portfolio

Element14 has expanded its portfolio of medium-voltage mosfets from Vishay Intertechnology, a world leader in discrete semiconductors; diodes and mosfets, and passive electronic components; resistors, inductors and capacitors. The SiA446DJ is the industry’s first 150 V N-channel mosfet in thermally … Read more

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CTS Offers EMI/FI Filter Sample Kits for the US and Europe

Through its CTS Electronic Components, Inc. and Tusonix, Inc, subsidiaries announces the release of four new sample kits of electromagnetic interference (EMI) filters specifically for military, industrial control, telecomm and T&M transport systems applications in the United States of America … Read more

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Venturing record gains for upstate NY firms

Venture capital is once again flowing into upstate New York. Although the total amount of money coming to early-stage companies and start-ups isn’t anywhere near the levels of 2000 — or even those reached just before the 2008 recession — the … Read more

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Murata to acquire Peregrine Semiconductor

Murata Electronics North America and Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation, have entered into a definitive agreement under which Murata will acquire all outstanding shares of Peregrine not owned by Murata, for USD 12.50 per share in cash, or a total transaction value … Read more

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Using ultracapacitors in wind turbine applications

After designing capacitors for more than 20 years, it’s no surprise Chad Hall has a lot to say about ultracapacitorsUnconventional internal design yields a larger capacitanceThat property of a system of conductors and dielectrics which permits the storage of electricity … Read more

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