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We Can Learn From The Success Of Japanese High-Speed Rail

Originally published on Gas 2. Japan's Shinkansen high-speed rail line network of bullet trains began operation in 1964, and it is the oldest and safest high-speed rail line in the world. So how'd they do it? The Shinkansen high-speed rail line network has a top speed range of 149-200 mph, and consists of 1,483.6 miles of track We Can Learn From The Success Of Japanese High-Speed Rail was originally published …

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Kia E-Bike Debuts Alongside Kia Soul EV

Originally published on Gas 2. By Zachary Coffey. Getting back to the basics, Kia is showing off two new electric bike prototypes built with an innovative new manufacturing process that harkens back to its days as a bicycle builder. Back in 1944, Kia (known then as Kyungsung Precision Industries) was a burgeoning manufacturer of bicycle Kia E-Bike Debuts Alongside Kia Soul EV was originally published on:

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Solar Financier OneRoof Now Public on TSX via Reverse Merger

OneRoof Energy, a solar financier, is gaining access to public funding as a newly-public company -- on Tier 2 of the TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) under trading symbol "ON" according to a release issued today. The residential solar industry is about customer acquisiiton, channel strategy,

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‘Mechatronics’ is Central to How Siemens Recruits and Trains Qualified Engineers for its Combined-Cycle Gas Turbine Manufacturing Plant

When Siemens AG decided to focus the manufacturing of state-of-the-technology combined-cycle natural gas turbines, it encountered difficulty securing the needed technicians and skilled machinists and welders. It moved quickly to fill the gap with a relatively unique combination of initiatives.read more

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IEA: High Renewable Energy Market Penetration Is Feasible In Any Country

Originally published on Energy Post. By Karel Beckman. A study released on 26 February by the International Energy Agency concludes that integrating high shares – i.e., 30 percent of annual electricity production or more – of wind and solar PV in power systems can come at little additional cost in the long term. However, costs IEA: High Renewable Energy Market Penetration Is Feasible …