New Energy Expands Tests of Device for Generating Electricity from Moving Cars to Include Four Seasons Hotel.
New Energy's newly completed MotionPower([TM]) energy harvester harvester, farm machine that mechanically harvests a crop. Small-grain harvesting has been mechanized to a certain extent since early times. In the modern period the first harvester to gain general acceptance was made by Cyrus McCormick in 1831 (see reaper). prototype to test at the Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC following recently announced tests at prominent Burger King([R])franchise in New York metropolitan area New York–Northern New Jersey–Long Island is the most populous metropolitan area in the United States and the third most populous in the world, after Tokyo and Mexico City. .
BURTONSVILLE, Md. -- New Energy Technologies, Inc. (Symbol: NENE Nene (nēn, nĕn) or Nen (nĕn), river, c.90 mi (140 km) long, rising in the Northampton Uplands, central England, and flowing NE past Northampton, Oundle, Peterborough, and Wisbech to the Wash. ), a next-generation alternative and renewable energy Renewable energy utilizes natural resources such as sunlight, wind, tides and geothermal heat, which are naturally replenished. Renewable energy technologies range from solar power, wind power, and hydroelectricity to biomass and biofuels for transportation. developer, today announced that the Company has expanded testing of its newest MotionPower[TM] prototype for generating electricity from the movement of cars and light trucks to include new, active durability field tests of the device at the Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC.
"As part of our ongoing efforts to assess the durability of our MotionPower[TM] technology in diverse real-world settings, I'm proud to announce our newest effort to test America's first-ever energy harvester of its kind at our nation's first-ever hotel to open under the Four Seasons name," announced Mr. Meetesh V. Patel, Esq., President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of New Energy Technologies, Inc.
Located in Washington, DC's historic Georgetown on Pennsylvania Avenue Pennsylvania Avenue is a street in Washington, D.C. joining the White House and the United States Capitol. Called "America's Main Street," it is the location of official parades and processions, as well as protest marches and civilian protests. overlooking the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, former waterway, c.185 mi (300 km) long, from Washington, D.C., to Cumberland, Md., running along the north bank of the Potomac River. (the water transportation system built by George Washington), the hotel sits only 12 short blocks from the White House in the nation's capital, and is notably North America's first Four Seasons Hotel.
"The Four Seasons Washington is committed to green initiatives. As part of the Social Responsibility Group, I've long believed in the importance of finding new and creative ways to produce clean energy," stated Mr. Tony Savage Tony Savage was a college football coach at New Mexico State and Washington. In 1918, he served as the head football coach at Washington, and led the team to a 1-1 record. In 1919, he served as the head football coach at New Mexico State, and compiled a 2-3-1 record. , Director of Property Operations at Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC.
"Having been awarded the 2008 Good Earth Keeping Award by the Hotel Association of Washington, DC, we continue to look for innovative ideas. To this end, it's exciting to participate in the early testing of this brand new technology which generates electricity by making use of the otherwise wasted kinetic energy kinetic energy: see energy.
Form of energy that an object has by reason of its motion. The kind of motion may be translation (motion along a path from one place to another), rotation about an axis, vibration, or any combination of of cars that are slowing down or braking in our parking garage and driveways."
Engineers have designed and built New Energy's latest MotionPower[TM] prototype as an ultra-low profile, modular device which can be easily customized to varying lengths based on site requirements. Once fully optimized for efficiency, engineers envision New Energy's MotionPower[TM] device for cars and light trucks could be installed at high traffic locations such as toll booths, traffic intersections, rest areas, travel plazas, border crossings, neighborhoods with traffic calming traffic calming n → reducción f de la velocidad de la circulación
traffic calming n → ralentissement m de la circulation
zones, parking sites similar to the Four Seasons Washington test location, and drive-thrus such as the recently announced Burger King([R]) test site.
In recent weeks, New Energy announced plans to initiate durability testing of its MotionPower[TM] prototype device at quick-service giant, Burger King's([R]), prominent franchise restaurant in Hillside, New Jersey Hillside is a township in Union County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the township population was 21,747.
Hillside was incorporated as a township on April 3, 1913, from portions of Union Township, based on the results of a referendum held , where more than 150,000 cars pass through each year.
Last month, the Company announced plans to expand its product range with development of a brand new fluid-driven MotionPower[TM] energy harvester for heavy trucks and vehicles, complimenting the Company's newly-prototyped mechanical MotionPower[TM] system for cars and light trucks.
New Energy has filed nine new patent applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office The United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO or USPTO) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that provides patent protection to inventors and businesses for their inventions, and trademark registration for product and intellectual property (USPTO USPTO
United States Patent and Trademark Office ) in order protect novel features of its MotionPower[TM] technology for generating electricity from the kinetic energy of moving vehicles.
An estimated 250 million registered vehicles drive more than 6 billion miles on America's roadways every day. New Energy engineers have developed MotionPower[TM] technologies to generate 'clean' electricity by harnessing the kinetic energy of these vehicles.
About New Energy Technologies, Inc.
New Energy Technologies, Inc., together with its wholly owned subsidiaries Wholly Owned Subsidiary
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In other words, the parent company owns the company outright and there are no minority owners. , is a developer of next generation alternative and renewable energy technologies. Among the Company's technologies under development are:
* MotionPower[TM] roadway systems for generating electricity by capturing the kinetic energy produced by moving vehicles. An estimated 250 million registered vehicles drive more than 6 billion miles on America's roadways, every day; and
* SolarWindow[TM] technologies which enable transparent glass windows to generate electricity by coating their glass surfaces with the world's smallest known solar cells solar cell, semiconductor devised to convert light to electric current. It is a specially constructed diode, usually made of silicon crystal. When light strikes the exposed active surface, it knocks electrons loose from their sites in the crystal. . These solar coatings are less than 1/10th the thickness of 'thin' films and make use of the world's smallest functional solar cells, shown to successfully produce electricity in a recently published peer-reviewed study in the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy
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