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Alternative Energy and Industrial Power Segments

GE Ramps Up Industrial Base, Looks To Sell Appliance Unit

For more than 100 years, General Electric has been a staple consumer appliance brand in American homes. Necessities like the electric toaster, refrigerator, and washer & dryer, helped make GE the conglomerate it is today.

: Consumer, Energy, Industrial

Competitors to expand capacities in wake of US anti-dumping tariffs

As the US imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on PV products imported from China and Taiwan is expected to cripple the competitiveness of makers from the two countries, a few PV makers in the US and other countries plan to expand production capacities mainly for the US market, according to industry sources in Taiwan.

: Energy, Industrial

MIT blazes power electronics trail

Global electricity consumption is pushing into a two-fold increase—creating an enormous market opportunity for the power electronics industry, in which innovations deliver new functionality, improved performance and efficiency, as well as reduced footprints, according to David Perreault, an MIT professor of electrical engineering and head of the Power Electronics Research Group.

: Energy, Industrial

Wireless power transmission market is expected to grow 60.49%

Wireless power transmission is starting to see more extensive acknowledgement and will turn into an inexorably pervasive manifestation of charging for various devices. The coordination of wireless power technology into portable devices is now coming to fruition through institutionalization on an overall scale.

: Data, Energy, Industrial

Pushing the envelope in power electronics

U.S. electrical consumption is expected to climb about 1 percent a year through 2030, and the share of electricity that goes through power electronics is expected to climb to 80 percent during the same period.

: Energy, Industrial

Phillips Lighting Expanding In MS

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Philips Lighting will expand its light fixture plant in Tupelo, adding 50 employees to the current 450.

: Consumer, Energy, Industrial

Tesla could be epicenter of manufacturing renaissance

O k, we all know Elon Musk is one interesting guy. And we also know that Tesla is making waves with consumers and on the stock market.

: Auto/Trans, Energy, Trends