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Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

TatukGIS Supporting ESRI ArcSDE and Personal Geodatabase Files

PR – TatukGIS is pleased to announce support for vector data created by the ESRI ArcSDE and Personal Geodatabase. GIS Developer Kernel .NET (.NET WinForms SDK) GIS Developer Kernel ActiveX (OCX based SDK) GIS Developer Kernel VCL (Delphi/C++ VCL SDK) GIS Internet Server (ASP.NET GIS server) GIS Editor (desktop application) The ArcSDE SQL support includes:

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Bentley Acquires Hevacomp, Ltd., Expanding Portfolio of Software to Improve Performance of Buildings

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired Hevacomp, Ltd., a Sheffield, England-based leading provider of building services design software dedicated to improving the performance of buildings. Included in its portfolio is software for energy analysis, heating and cooling load calculations, pipe and duct sizing, and electrical system design and product catalogs.

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

China’s Largest Shared Memory Supercomputer Installed at National Satellite Meterological Center

PR – To ensure the successful launch of China’s new polar-orbiting meteorological satellite, the China National Satellite Meteorological Center (NSMC) turned to high-performance computing (HPC) and storage solutions from SGI (NASDAQ: SGIC). NSMC recently deployed China’s largest shared-memory computer — and the fourth most powerful computer in the country — to support the launch program

Monday, January 21st, 2008

USGS Awards Global Marketing Insights with a Contract to Study African Remote Sensing Market

PR – The U.S. Geological Survey, has awarded Global Marketing Insights, Inc. a contract to complete a market research study of the African Remote Sensing Market in aerial and satellite data technologies.

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Blue Marble Offers Additional Geographic Calculator 7.0 Webinars in Response to User Demand

PR — Due to a fantastic response to a free web demonstration of Geographic Calculator v7.0, Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) has opted to add two additional free web demonstrations of Geographic Calculator v7.0.  The added presentations will take place on Friday, February 1, and Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. EST.  Space is limited,

Monday, January 21st, 2008

European Rail Transport and Interoperability

PR – Many contributions to the consultation agree on the general objective of a system of Multi Annual Contracts (MACs) for rail service quality, as described by the European Commission in its consultation document: a competition in the rail market is necessary. The first and second railway packages have liberalised the market; however, it is

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Point Carbon Special Report: 2007 Carbon Market in Review

PR – Point Carbon, a world-leading provider of independent analysis and consulting services for governments and companies in the global power, gas and carbon markets, published a report today announcing an impressive 80 percent growth in the cash value of the global carbon markets. The special issue titled, “2007 Carbon Market in Review,” attributes the

Monday, January 21st, 2008

TEP Enlists as Founding Member of The Climate Registry

PR – Tucson Electric Power (TEP) has become a Founding Reporter of The Climate Registry, joining 57 other companies, governments and organizations that have volunteered to share information about greenhouse gas emissions. The Climate Registry is a non-profit organization established to measure and publicly report greenhouse gas emissions in a common, accurate and transparent manner

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Raser Technologies and Merrill Lynch Agree to a 155 MW Geothermal Development Financing Program

PR – Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca: RZ) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Merrill Lynch for the structuring and financing of up to 155 megawatts (MW) of Raser’s geothermal power plants. The partnership contemplates non-recourse project financing for up to 155 MW of geothermal power projects, including a commitment letter

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Kyocera Solar Panels Used in Qualcomm’s LEED Gold Certified Campus

PR – Kyocera Solar, Inc., a world-leading supplier of environmentally friendly photovoltaic (PV) systems, today announced that Qualcomm Incorporated has installed 417 kilowatts of solar energy that will provide power for one of its campuses in San Diego. The PV systems, composed entirely of Kyocera high-quality, high-efficiency photovoltaic modules, are projected to have a combined