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School Project Nets Sweet Solution to Major Berry Pest It’s difficult to overstate the havoc spotted wing drosophila (SWD) has wreaked on berry crops. Since its first appearance in California nearly a decade ago, the invasive pest has caused millions of dollars of crop losses. While growers who produce soft-skinned fruits, like blueberries, raspberries, and…
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Plasma In New Scientist

 Also available in plasma (Image: Nick Daly/Getty) Glow-in-the-dark trucks use plasma to reduce drag and save fuel Click here for original release: https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22730314-600-plasma-makes-lorries-hit-purple-patch-of-fuel-efficiency/ YOU’RE driving down the motorway at night when you pass a truck that’s glowing purple. Don’t worry, it isn’t leaking toxic chemicals: it just has a clever way of reducing drag by using…
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Plasma In Trucking Today

See That Glowing Truck? It’s Using Plasma to Save Fuel Posted: Aug 7, 2015 9:44 AM | Last Updated: Aug 7, 2015 9:44 AM Click here for original article: http://www.todaystrucking.com/see-that-glowing-truck-it%E2%80%99s-using-plasma-to-save-fuel BETTENDORF, IA — A new generation of aerodynamic improvements for tractor-trailers to reduce fuel consumption is being tested and if you see one you can tell…
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Glowing aerodynamic add-ons could boost big-rig fuel economy by 7-10%

“Headlight white” and “stoplight red,” the characteristic colors of the highway at night, could soon get a companion: “plasma purple”—that is, if a new fuel-saving, aerodynamic technology catches on big with big-rig trucks. The electric plasmas emitted by the devices, which glow purple-violet in the dark, can smooth the turbulent wakes that sweep off the…
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PSI announces investment in new automatic aero device – Plasma Stream

PSI announces investment in new automatic aero device CCJ Staff – Click on Link for original article- http://www.ccjdigital.com/ Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.) announced Tuesday it has made an investment in a new aerodynamic technology and entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Plasma Stream Technologies. Plasma Stream’s patented new technology was developed at the University of Notre…
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NASA, Mobile Antenna Platform Systems Inc. to Launch UAV Tracking Platform

NASA, Mobile Antenna Platform Systems Inc. to Launch UAV Tracking Platform NASA has signed a license agreement with Mobile Antenna Platform Systems Inc. to commercialize a portable antenna platform the company designed to provide users satellite-based tracking functions for unmanned aerial vehicles. The space agency said Friday the platform is built to constantly rotate approximately 60 pounds of antennas, transmitters and receivers and eliminate the…
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P.S.I. inks distribution deal for new aero system – Plasma Stream

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.) has announced an investment in a new aerodynamic system from Plasma Stream Technologies.   (Clink link for original article – http://www.trucknews.com/ ) P.S.I. has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Plasma. The new system uses plasma actuator technology to reduce aerodynamic drag on semi-trucks and trailers, according to…
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Plasma Wind Media Release in Windpowerengineering.com

Plasma actuator promises more power in moderate winds Andrew Merecicky  (See original release here http://www.windpowerengineering.com/author/amerecicky/) An innovative and patent-pending plasma actuator for turbine blades has the potential to increase their rotational speed in wind from near zero to 12-mph and possibly more. It does so by creating a stream-wise longitudinal vortex sheet that reduces aerodynamic drag.…
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Founder & CEO Secures Millions In Financing

Penny Auction Solutions, Inc. Secures $10 Million in Financing from Kodiak Capital Group, LLC Penny Auction Solutions, Inc. (PAS) is pleased to announce that it has signed an investment agreement with Kodiak Capital Group, LLC of New York City (Kodiak) for a $10 million equity line of credit. Sep 16, 2010, 06:18 ET from Penny…
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MealCheck Technologies, Inc., in the News

UNLV Teams with Startup to Bring Advanced Wearable Health Tracker to Market (Original release found here – http://www.unlv.edu/news/release/unlv-teams-startup-bring-advanced-wearable-health-tracker-market) MealCheck Technologies, Inc. will produce the UNLV invention, which combines the best of existing fitness-monitoring devices to make dieting or staying healthy easier than ever. BUSINESS & COMMUNITY  |  AUG 3, 2016  |  BY RAEGEN PIETRUCHA Media Contact: Raegen Pietrucha, 702-895-4191 or…
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