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4/17/2015 Is Ireland’s Energy Storage Market Awakening?

The last few months have brought some promising developments for the nascent energy storage industry in Ireland. The need for energy storage in both the Republic and the North is clear; renewables currently supply 23 percent of all energy, and EU agreements have set a target of 40 percent by 2020 for both territories. With no feed-in tariffs or other incentives in the Republic for self-generation, the market will be dominated by big wind farms.

4/2/2015 California Funds DC Renewable Microgrid Demo at American Honda Parts Distribution Center

Way back at the dawn of the “Electrical Age,” Westinghouse – based on discoveries made and technology invented by Nikola Tesla – famously won the fiercely fought competition with the Edison Electric Co. that resulted in the use of alternating current (AC) to transmit and distribute electricity to homes, businesses and public facilities, as well as other types of infrastructure. Tesla's discovery of AC and invention of the first AC electricity generators were keystones that paved the way to building out our current centralized system of massive, fossil fuel-fired power plants and regional electricity grids. Now, with so much changing in the electricity industry, we are beginning to loop back and come around full circle.

4/2/2015 California Funds DC Renewable Microgrid Demo at American Honda Parts Distribution Center

Way back at the dawn of the “Electrical Age,” Westinghouse – based on discoveries made and technology invented by Nikola Tesla – famously won the fiercely fought competition with the Edison Electric Co. that resulted in the use of alternating current (AC) to transmit and distribute electricity to homes, businesses and public facilities, as well as other types of infrastructure. Tesla's discovery of AC and invention of the first AC electricity generators were keystones that paved the way to building out our current centralized system of massive, fossil fuel-fired power plants and regional electricity grids. Now, with so much changing in the electricity industry, we are beginning to loop back and come around full circle.

3/29/2015 Kenworth offering Maxwell ultracap Engine Start Module as factory-installed option

Kenworth will now offer the Maxwell Technologies ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks. Kenworth dealers have offered the ESM as an aftermarket solution since 2011. With increasing demand for reliable truck engine starting, Kenworth is now the first original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to offer Maxwell’s ESM as a factory-installed option.

3/27/2015 Kenworth Introduces Advanced Charge Start System

Kenworth will offer an ultracapacitor-based engine start module from Maxwell for increased performance and better protection against battery drainage, the company announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show.

3/26/2015 New Kenworth starter technology

At the Mid America Truck show, which starts this week, Kenworth have announced a new technology starter system for production trucks. The US truck makers will now offer the Maxwell Technologies ultra-capacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks in the US market.

3/26/2015 Kenworth adds fuel-saving technologies to new trucks

Louisville, Kentucky – Kenworth will provide a dedicated engine start module and an inverter for increased performance on new trucks to improve electrical system performance. The truck maker will also offer a new inverter/charger option for easier battery recharging while parked and an automatic battery monitoring and engine startup module for the Kenworth Idle Management System.

3/26/2015 Maxwell Engine Start Module now factory-installed option on Kenworth trucks Source: Maxwell Technologies Mar 26, 2015 Request more information CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Maxwell Technologies Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage products, announces that its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) will be offered as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks. Kenworth dealers have offered the ESM as an aftermarket solution since 2011. With increasing demand for reliable truck engine starting, Kenworth is now the first original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to offer Maxwell's ESM as a factory-installed option.

3/25/2015 Company Update (NASDAQ:MXWL): Maxwell Technologies Inc and Kenworth Offer Ultracapacitor-Based Engine Starting Module in New Trucks

Maxwell Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage products, today announced that its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) will be offered as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks. Kenworth dealers have offered the ESM as an aftermarket solution since 2011. With increasing demand for reliable truck engine starting, Kenworth is now the first original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to offer Maxwell's ESM as a factory-installed option.

3/25/2015 Kenworth offering Maxwell ultracap Engine Start Module as factory-installed option

Kenworth will now offer the Maxwell Technologies ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) (earlier post) as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks. Kenworth dealers have offered the ESM as an aftermarket solution since 2011. With increasing demand for reliable truck engine starting, Kenworth is now the first original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to offer Maxwell’s ESM as a factory-installed option.

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