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Paul Harvey Hartman: Renewable energy vehicle charging station. Sustainable Structures, September 6, 2011: US08013569 (23 worldwide citation)

A renewable energy system for directly charging electric and hybrid vehicles is shown for areas with modest wind resources and/or solar resources. The invention consists of a composite stanchion for mounting on a base in a parking lot that is both capable of supporting a medium sized wind turbine (o ...


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Daniel W Parmley: Renewable energy power systems. Keith L Jenkins Registered Patent Attorney, Keith L Jenkins, August 12, 2008: US07411308 (23 worldwide citation)

Rapidly responsive energy storage means enable the creation of a multi-port DC bus in a UPS, enabling the multi-port DC bus to couple a plurality of intermittent DC sources and intermittent DC loads. The invention includes renewable energy power systems with a UPS having a multi-port DC bus and a re ...


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Edward H Brzezowski, Joseph G Grabowski: System and method for monitoring and managing energy performance. Noveda Technologies, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, January 24, 2012: US08103465 (23 worldwide citation)

Generation of renewable energy for, exportation of the renewable energy from, importation of utility generated energy to, and consumption of energy at, a facility are monitored in substantially real time to provide for substantially real time management and reporting of energy performance of the fac ...


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Mark Bird: Water desalination system. Thorpe North & Western, July 4, 2000: US06083382 (22 worldwide citation)

A system and method for producing potable water from a brine source uses an Archimedean screw to elevate water to an elevated point. The water is then filtered to desalinate the water through a series of filters arranged in a vertical shaft using gravity to move the water through the filters. The ve ...


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Rutledge Keith: Energy conversion system for hydrogen generation and uses thereof. Rutledge Keith, LANGE Keith R, November 23, 2006: WO/2006/124805 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a system capable of using kinetic/inertial and renewable energy to generate hydrogen for use as a fuel in vehicles and other applications. In certain embodiments, this invention relates to a system in which hydrogen is generated (102) during vehicle braking and which ...


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Gary Kremen: Billing and payment methods and systems enabling consumer premises equipment. Clean Power Finance, Perkins Coie, February 15, 2011: US07890436 (20 worldwide citation)

The present invention teaches a variety of systems and methods enabling renewable energy consumer premises equipment (CPE) such as dual metering techniques. The present invention contemplates, among other things, supporting, by increasing a likelihood of meeting financing obligations, a consumer pur ...


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Mahmoud Bahy Noureldin: Energy efficient apparatus employing energy efficient process schemes providing enhanced integration of gasification-based multi-generation and hydrocarbon refining facilities and related methods. Saudi Arabian Oil Company, Bracewell, Constance G Rhebergen, Christopher L Drymalla, February 7, 2017: US09562201 (20 worldwide citation)

Energy-efficient gasification-based multi-generation apparatus, facilities, or systems, and methods of modifying existing gasification-based multi-generation apparatus and the various conventional thermal coupling arrangements, are provided. Apparatus for managing waste heat recovery through integra ...


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Paul Garrity, Aaron Michael Jungreis: Renewable energy power generation systems. Enecsys, Adeli & Tollen, March 5, 2013: US08391032 (20 worldwide citation)

We describe a modular adjustable power factor renewable energy inverter system. The system comprises a plurality of inverter modules having a switched capacitor across its ac power output, a power measurement system coupled to a communication interface, and a power factor controller to control switc ...


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Abou Raphael Afif: Self-propelled energy generator for clean and renewable energy. Abou Raphael Afif, December 13, 2007: WO/2007/140583 (20 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to the construction of a Self-Propelled Energy Generator that produces clean and renewable energy, through potential energy of compressed airflow and water's perpetual buoyant force. Said Self-Propelled Energy Generator includes a Power Plant of the type described in patents n ...


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Roy Edward McAlister: Carbon-based durable goods and renewable fuel from biomass waste dissociation. McAlister Technologies, Susan D Betcher, November 27, 2012: US08318997 (19 worldwide citation)

Techniques, systems, apparatus and material are disclosed for generating renewable energy from biomass waste while sequestering carbon. In one aspect, a method performed by a reactor to dissociate raw biomass waste into a renewable source energy or a carbon byproduct or both includes receiving the r ...