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Vestas reducing its North American workforce through Pueblo layoffs

Vestas reducing its North American workforce through Pueblo layoffs

PUEBLO - Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems is reducing its North American manufacturing workforce by three percent through layoffs at its Pueblo tower factory, the company... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: Andrew Longeteig, Vestas

Sponsored research funding across CU system brought in $815.3 million in fiscal 2011-12

Sponsored research funding across CU system brought in $815.3 million in fiscal 2011-12

BOULDER - Work by University of Colorado faculty brought in $815.3 million in sponsored research funding in fiscal year 2011-12, up nearly $22 million over the previous fiscal year, CU... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: Bruce Benson

NASA announces next opportunity for CubeSat space launch missions

NASA announces next opportunity for CubeSat space launch missions

WASHINGTON, D.C. - NASA is seeking proposals for small satellite payloads to fly on rockets planned to launch between 2013 and 2016, the space organization announced. The miniature... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: CubeSat, NASA

UQM drive system powers EV Engineering all-electric car to unofficial world distance record

UQM drive system powers EV Engineering all-electric car to unofficial world distance record

LONGMONT - Australia-based EV Engineering set an unofficial world distance record with its all-electric Holden Commodore passenger car propelled by a UQM electric propulsion system, UQM announced... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: Eric Ridenour, EV Engineering, Ian McCleave, UQM

Ascent Solar launching solar-powered charger for Samsung Galaxy smartphone

Ascent Solar launching solar-powered charger for Samsung Galaxy smartphone

THORNTON - Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: ASTI) today announced it is launching  a new charger for the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone . Featuring Ascent's ultra-light CIGS... Read More

By: Steve Monday August 13, 2012 0 comments Tags: EnerPlex, Samsung Galaxy S III, Victor Lee

Technology conference spotlights battery, antenna, remote monitoring and thermal mitigation advances

Technology conference spotlights battery, antenna, remote monitoring and thermal mitigation advances

GREENWOOD VILLAGE - Advances in battery systems, mobile antennas, remote monitoring and control and the future of thermal mitigation will be spotlighted Sept. 18-19 in a conference that combines... Read More

By: Steve Monday August 13, 2012 0 comments Tags: CO, Denver, Greenwood Village

Dish Network not backing down on legal action filed against its AutoHop commercial skipper

Dish Network not backing down on legal action filed against its AutoHop commercial skipper

By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com DENVER - Dish Network has no plans to discontinue offering its AutoHop service that automatically skips commercials when recorded programs are played... Read More

By: Steve Monday August 13, 2012 2 comments Tags: AutoHop, Dave Shull, Dish Network, Gary Shapiro

Heska reports earnings growth in second quarter

Heska reports earnings growth in second quarter

LOVELAND - Heska Corporation (Nasdaq: HSKA) reported a five percent increase in consolidated revenue in the second quarter of 2012 compared to the same period one year ago. The company... Read More

By: Steve Monday August 13, 2012 0 comments Tags: CO, Dr. Robert Grieve, Heska Corporation, Loveland