Press for Disruptive Technology

SustainX, Inc., developer of an industry-leading, transformative technology for utility-scale energy storage using compressed air, today announced that it has received a 7th U.S. patent that provides additional technology options for its isothermal compressed-air system, including variants allowing either hydraulics or a mechanical crankshaft.

Eyelit Inc., a manufacturing software provider for visibility, control, and coordination of manufacturing operations for the aerospace & defense, discrete electronics, semiconductor, and photovoltaic (solar) industries, announced today that Stion, a manufacturer of high-efficiency, thin-film solar panels, has implemented Eyelit’s Solar Edition™ manufacturing software to support its PV module production.

Verne Global this quarter will turn up operations at its zero-emissions data center in Iceland, with managed services provider Datapipe (News - Alert) as its first customer. The news comes nearly two years after the company first began heavily promoting its vision of creating a data center business that relies entirely on renewable energy.

Stion, a manufacturer of high efficiency thin-film solar modules, today announced that the National Renewable Energy Laboratory has verified 14.1% efficiency for its production-scale (65 cm x 165 cm) thin-film circuits. This is the highest efficiency ever demonstrated for a monolithically integrated thin-film circuit at production scale.