Press Releases

Village Link brings hi-tech walking route to countryside

Sep 29, 2014 11:10 BST Bury Council Walkers keen to discover scenic attractions in the north of Bury now have a hi-tech aid to help them.

Sep 29, 2014 11:01 BST Volkswagen UK ► Passat GTE is first plug-in hybrid by Volkswagen in saloon and estate body styles ► Combines TSI engine and electric motor for maximum power output of 218 PS ► Driving range of over 600 miles; up to 31 miles in all-electric E-mode

Compact AC connection for photovoltaic micro inverters

Sep 29, 2014 10:39 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new SUNCLIX Micon AC connection system from Phoenix Contact reliably connects photovoltaic modules.

Sep 29, 2014 07:10 BST Uppsala University Present-day lithium batteries are efficient but involve a range of resource and environmental problems. Using materials from alfalfa (lucerne seed) and pine resin and a clever recycling strategy, Uppsala researchers have now come up with a highly interesting alternative. Their study will be presented soon in the scientific journal ChemSusChem.

Sep 26, 2014 10:17 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors will have reason to be cheerful as Burton sees a long awaited return of a record fair to the town.

Angled PCB terminal block for power electronics

Sep 24, 2014 10:33 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new SPTA series PCB terminal blocks from Phoenix Contact offer a 30 degree angled cable connection funnel for convenient conductor connection.

Sep 24, 2014 08:40 BST Chalmers University of Technology Is it possible to transform our cities, towns and regions, to both address the challenges of today and embrace the opportunities of sustainable development for our children tomorrow? Creating a place for the urban in the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals is of highest priority in the urbanSDG Campaign.

Conductor and cable marking for stringent requirements

Sep 22, 2014 13:28 BST Phoenix Contact UK The KMK HP product range is the latest generation of cable markers from Phoenix Contact for marking and bundling conductors and cables.

Redirecting funds to worthy causes from the £1.4bn spent annually in the UK on greeting cards

Sep 19, 2014 12:34 BST DontSendMeACard.com Web startup DontSendMeACard.com has partnered with the charities Trees for Cities and The Honeypot Children’s Charity, to offer a fundraising platform where users can ask loved ones for donations to be made instead of being sent greeting cards.

Sep 18, 2014 14:55 BST Rochdale Borough Council Public consultation events to give people the chance to find out more about planning applications for two wind turbines will be held at Hopwood Hall College.