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  • Wireless Sensors for Precision Agriculture and Environmental Monitoring - Global Forecast and Analysis by Sensor Types, Applications and Geography (20

    Central to “ambient intelligence”; insights into the wireless sensors market for precision agriculture and environmental monitoring are detailed in this report. This report refers to environmental and agricultural monitoring as areas deployed with intelligent sensor interface that tracks, informs about, provides granular control of, and monitors the environment and agriculture in ...


  • IRROMETER Company Introduces their IRROmesh Wireless Solar Powered Data Logging System.

    IRROMETER Company Introduces their IRROmesh Wireless Solar Powered Data Logging System. IRROMETER Company of Riverside, CA, has released its NEW Solar Powered IRROmesh System for the agricultural market. IRROmesh simplifies irrigation management for precision farming like never before.  Solar powered nodes “talk” to each other, relaying critical data for site-specific irrigation ...


    By iDUS Controls Ltd.

  • Enhanced need for agricultural and environmental monitoring revs up demand for sensors, finds Frost & Sullivan

    The increasing need for monitoring agricultural and environmental parameters to protect all forms of life from exposure to hazardous chemicals has driven the adoption of advanced sensing systems. The exploding population has made it necessary to ramp up agricultural yield, and in this regard, tracking of soil and crop/plant characteristics has become vital. Fertilizer management is important to ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Rainforest monitoring network deployed in Amazon

    Using open-access software and power saving technologies, researchers have developed an easily deployed, low-cost network for monitoring large areas of the Amazon rainforest. This Peruvian study shows that environmental information, such as soil moisture and rates of photosynthesis, can be recorded and uploaded to the internet without having to make repeated visits to remote areas. The Amazon ...

  • Envirologger chosen for Maltese Temples project

    Heritage Malta has installed Envirologger monitoring technology at ten locations around the site of the Tarxien Temples – a highly important archaeological site dating back to between 3600 and 1500 BC. The monitoring stations were installed in 2011 and are being utilised for research purposes and to gain reliable data for scientists, conservators and engineers to ensure the best possible ...


    By Envirologger Limited

  • RainWise Announces New Line of Modbus Platform Commercial Meteorological Stations

    RainWise Inc. is pleased to announce the release of a new MB series of fully assembled, compact wired weather stations offering an economical option for many Industrial applications. Equipped with the Modbus RTU interface, the RainWise MB line easily integrates with building automation, large agricultural operations, and industrial control systems. Based on the popular RainWise MK-III wireless ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • RainWise Announces Upcoming New Line of Modbus Platform Commercial Meteorological Stations

    RainWise Inc. is pleased to announce the upcoming release of a new MB series of fully assembled, compact wired weather stations offering an economical option for many Industrial applications. Equipped with the Modbus RTU interface, the RainWise MB line easily integrates with building automation, large agricultural operations, and industrial control systems. Based on the popular RainWise MK-III ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • ClimateMinder and McGrath Family Farms Deploy Crop and Irrigation Monitoring and Control Solution

    McGrath Family Farms' owner monitors his field, environmental and crop conditions from a cell phone OXNARD, Calif., - ClimateMinder announced today the deployment of its crop and irrigation monitoring and control solution for McGrath Family Farms.  This system collects and monitors field, environmental and crop conditions from sensors in the field. Phil McGrath, owner of McGrath Family Farms ...


  • This Vantage Pro2 is Texas tough

    Matthew McGee has his Vantage Pro2 nicely installed with the anemometer at 30 feet and the temperature and rain sensors closer to the ground. Eventually he will add Solar Radiation and UV sensors, and a ...


    By Davis Instruments Corp.

  • Trimble and photovac partner for environmental services market

    Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and Photovac, Inc. announced today that they have signed a development and distribution agreement for the integration of Photovac technology with Trimble mobile computing solutions for the environmental services market. Trimble and Photovac will cooperate to develop integrated mobile solutions specifically designed for applications in the mobile landfill gas emissions ...


  • Drought warning system being developed in South Africa

    The Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute is developing a new drought warning system for parts of South Africa. The recently started project is focusing on producing forecasts and recommendations so as to better manage times of strain. The work is being done in close co-operation with local players. Like many other countries, South Africa is periodically severely affected by ...

  • Locus Introduces iPhone Application for Field Environmental Data Collection

    Locus Technologies (Locus), the industry leader in web-based energy, environmental, and emissions information management software, announced today a new iPhone application for field data collection. eWell for the iPhone consists of two linked components: the iPhone application itself, and Locus' Environmental Information ManagementTM (EIM) web-based application. Data are collected using the ...


    By Locus Technologies

  • Arizona`s Desert Mountain Community Conserves Water with IBM Analytics

    IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Desert Mountain, an Arizona based golf and residential community, is using IBM analytics software to help the community reallocate and reduce water usage, save energy and cut operating costs. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, ...


    By IBM Corporation

  • U.S. Department of Energy Projects Win 32 R&D 100 Awards for 2016

    November 7, 2016 -- U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) researchers have won 32 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine and received a special recognition award for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential. The R&D 100 ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • The 2012 LIFE+ projects

    Austria 4 projects (14.5 million) LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance (1 project – 3.6 million) LIFE-URBANLAKE (Stadt Wien – Magistratsabteilung 45 – Wiener Gewässer): This project intends to define strategies to reduce the vulnerability of the “Alte Donau” from effects of climate ...

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