EARLYBIRD SHOW OPENS TODAY AT TRADEX IN ABBOTSFORD Thursday, February 1, 2007 Peter Wilson As February dawns and British Columbians begin to think about hitting the highway, they can take a gander at more than 200 RVs today in Abbotsford at the opening of the four-day 2007 Earlybird RV Show & Sale. Organizers estimate that

Monday, January 8, 2007 Electronic Engineering Times NEC Display Solutions of America Inc. claims to be the ‘first’ company to offer a solar-powered system for use in all its monitors. The company partnered with renewable-energy technology manufacturer Carmanah Technologies Corp. for the energy solution. The solar-powered system produces about 293kWh of electricity per year, or 800W

Sunday, January 7, 2007 Treehugger.com by Lloyd Alter, Toronto Coming soon to every Treehugger’s desk: the solar powered monitor. NEC has teamed up with Canada’s Carmanah Technologies to offer a solar powered system for its entire line of monitors. “Using solar power not only significantly reduces electricity costs, but it also reduces environmentally harmful emissions.