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liq·uid air

air that, by means of intense cold and pressure, has been liquefied.

liquid air

Air liquefied by great pressure and/or low temperature. It produces intense cold on evaporation.
See also: air
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We're just using heat from the atmosphere and liquid air," the 61-year-old explained to the news channel.
Highview has developed and owns the IP to its proprietary novel, large scale long duration Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) system using liquefied air as the storage medium.
Highview s LAES technology uses liquid air (or nitrogen) as the storage medium to give long-duration energy storage without the geographical limitations found with other energy storage methods.
Headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, Liquid Air Lab has become the world leader of radio application development & publishing, having created over 1,300 mobile applications for leading radio brands across smartphone platforms including iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Nokia and BlackBerry devices.
Highview s LAES technology uses liquid air or nitrogen as the storage medium to provide long-duration energy storage without the geographical restrictions found with other energy storage methods.
From 1977 to 1985, Sweetnam served in a variety of managerial roles for Canadian Liquid Air Ltd.
Airco, West Allis, WI Air Products & Chemicals Inc, Allentown, PA Beardsley & Piper, 5501 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60639 (312)237-3700 Liquid Air Corp, 5230 South East Ave, Countryside, IL 60525 (708)482-8400 Liquid Carbonic, Chicago, IL Miller Process Control Inc, Germantown, WI New York Sand & Facing Co, Brooklyn, NY Redford Carver Foundry Product, Po Box 580, Sherwood, OR 97140-0580 (503)625-5526
This research report provides an in-depth analysis of the EU market and covers various local markets for liquid air, compressed air, distilled and conductivity water, amalgams.
By selecting to fund the demonstration of Highview s Liquid Air Energy Storage system, DECC has given a British company a great opportunity to begin commercialising a home grown, innovative technology that has the potential to make a major contribution in terms of helping balance electricity systems in the future.
CONTACT: Press contacts: Liquid Air Lab GmbH, Mikko Linnamaki, CEO, Tel: +49-711-849-478-31, Mobile: +49-151-149-77-017, Fax: +49-711-508-90-83, Mail: mikko@adplace.
Although Dera has yet to get thermal imaging to work at room temperature - it still needs cooling with liquid air, so that the equipment is currently the size of a rugby ball - scientists expect that problem to be sorted out within the foreseeable future .