Electromagnetic Field (EMF) Monitoring News

  • As fast as lightning: The new weather sensor with lightning detection

    Up to now, there was little evidence to prove that damage or fires were caused by lightning. Lightning strikes can not only cause dangerous fires but can also give rise to great financial losses in the case of surge damage. This is especially critical for smart grids, solar panels and wind turbines, but also for building insurance, outdoor events and the forestry sector. “WS800”, the ...

  • Request for Information for Marine and Hydrokinetic Environmental Monitoring Technologies and Field Testing Opportunities

    The Energy Department’s Water Power Program is seeking feedback from the marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders regarding the program’s activities and priorities in MHK environmental monitoring and field testing opportunities. The Water Power Program is committed to supporting technological innovations that ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • MEP releases the 2014 Report on the State of Environment in China

    MEP released to the media the “2014 Report on the State of Environment in China” (SOE) today. The SOE stated that in 2014, with the high attention paid by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, China made positive progress in promoting ecological progress and reforming the ecological environment area, and made new strides in air, water, and soil pollution control. The annual ...

  • How Particle Accelerators Work

    Whether it’s medical or scientific research, consumer product development or national security, particle accelerators touch nearly every part of our daily lives. Since the early days of the cathode ray tube in the 1890s, particle accelerators have made important contributions to scientific and technological innovation. Today, there are more than 30,000 particle accelerators in operation ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • QuakeFinder Completes Major Expansion of Earthquake Sensor Network

    QuakeFinder, a private research organization dedicated to development of a system for forecasting major earthquakes, today announced that it has completed a major expansion of its network of instruments designed to detect electromagnetic signals that precede earthquakes. The QuakeFinder network now consists of more than 75 instruments, mainly located in California, and with smaller installations ...


    By Quake Finder

  • TGI (TSPG) EKOPLAZ Contracts E5 Unit

    TGI SOLAR POWER GROUP INC. (PINKSHEETS: TSPG), a diversified energy company, is pleased to announce it has placed an order for an EKOPLAZ E5 medical waste and hazardous materials processing unit. TSPG Management plans to test this experimental unit using MSW, demolition materials, coal (clean burn) and medical waste for feedstock. Learn more about EKOPLAZ and our leading edge technologies by ...


    By Marketwire

  • Augusta Announces Sales of Eight ("EFM") Corrosion Monitoring Systems

    Augusta Industries Inc. ("Augusta" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: AAO), a developer and manufacturer of patented non-intrusive sensing systems, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary FOX TEK Canada Inc. has been awarded contracts for eight (8) Electric Field Mapping ("EFM") Corrosion monitoring systems. Of these eight (8) systems, five (5) systems were ordered by Enbridge ...


    By Marketwire

  • ASTM D6429 - 99(2011)e1 standard guide for selecting surface geophysical methods

    This guide applies to commonly used surface geophysical methods for those applications listed in Table 1. The rating system used in Table 1 is based upon the ability of each method to produce results under average field conditions when compared to other methods applied to the same application. An “A” rating implies a preferred method and a “B” rating implies an alternate ...


    By ASTM International

  • Gradient Scientist Provides Testimony Before House Subcommittee on EPA Projections of Decreased Mortality Attributed to Particulate Matter Reductions in Outdoor Air

    Gradient Principal Peter Valberg was invited by the House Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Energy and Power, as an expert in health risk assessment and inhalation toxicology to provide scientific testimony regarding proposed bills on the 'EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011' and the 'Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011.' The hearing was held September 8, 2011, at the Rayburn Office ...


    By Gradient Corporation

  • IndoorDoctor Tests Harmful Radiation Exposure From Cell Phones

    The World Health Organization (WHO) announced yesterday that radiation from cell phones increases users' risk of getting cancer. According to the WHO's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (EMF) have been classified as possibly carcinogenic to humans. IndoorDoctor LLC, a leading New England-based environmental ...

  • Weak lensing gains strength

    Weak gravitational lensing is a uniquely promising way to learn how much dark matter there is in the Universe and how its distribution has evolved since the distant past. New work by a team led by a cosmologist from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has made major progress in extending the use of gravitational lensing to the study of much older and smaller ...

  • ADIXEN GUARANTEES SECURE FREEZE-DRYING

    Alcatel Vacuum Technology France, the global expert in the manufacture of vacuum pumps and leak detectors, has just finalized a new process for humidity detection. This sensor, called Lyotrack, is the first diagnostic tool to offer real-time monitoring of the water vapour concentration inside freeze-drying chambers. It ensures instantaneous monitoring throughout the process.The freeze-drying ...


  • Lotus hybrid blooms

    The torque-current characteristics of a combined motor-generator developed for a Lotus-based hybrid car have been comprehensively mapped by a TorqSense digital torque sensor. Specialist electromagnetic design company Elektro Magnetix (EMX) of Brighton developed and tested the motor-generator for Lotus Engineering’s EVE(Efficient, Viable, Environmental) Hybrid. This is a technology demonstrator ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Crushers at a Bulgarian Copper Mine Protected by Eriez

    The large Bulgarian mining concern, Ellatzite Med AD, has purchased and installed two large Suspended Electro Magnetic Separators to separate tramp metal that can easily damage crushers and conveyor belts. The Suspended Magnets have been selected, designed and manufactured by Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd, based in the UK.The mining industry is an important sector in Bulgaria’s heavy industry, based ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Technika Announces a NEW Electromagnetic Emissions (EMF) Meter

    Technika, a distributor of environmental measurement instruments, announced a new Electro Magnetic Emissions (EMF) Meter, the 840045. • Measures electromagnetic fields of extremely low frequency of 30 to 300Hz. • The EMF meter reads magnetic field emissions from electrical power lines, transformers, home wiring, cell phones, computers, HVAC, audio/video equipment and many other types of ...


    By Sper Scientific

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