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Articles by month: March 2014

The Power of Gravity

The Power of Gravity
By Ares North America on Mar 25, 2014 at 02:28 PM in ARES News

Nigel Town uncovers a thoroughly modern and very green 15-inch rail application...

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Go West, clean megawatts

By Ares North America on Mar 25, 2014 at 02:23 PM in ARES News

On one of the blazing screens of Valley Electric Association's control room in Pahrump, Nev., an image pops up of what looks like a glowing rail yard on Mars: Gunmetal train cars lined up on silver tracks, the whole scene set neatly on a shimmering brown slope. Valley Electric's CEO, Tom Husted, erupts with enthusiasm at the sight. "There it is!" he exclaims. "ARES. Heard of it?"

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TECHNOLOGY: In Calif. and Nev., energy storage hits the rails

TECHNOLOGY: In Calif. and Nev., energy storage hits the rails
By Ares North America on Mar 25, 2014 at 10:13 AM in ARES News

What is over 4 miles long, is full of dirt and has a potential power output of 50 megawatts?

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