8th Annual Cade Prize ‘Sweet 16’ Finalists Named: HyCarb makes the cut!

Posted on Jul 6, 2017
8th Annual Cade Prize ‘Sweet 16’ Finalists Named: HyCarb makes the cut!

2017 Cade Prize Sweet 16 Finalists

AggieMed (Gainesville)
A new technology to desalinate brackish and saline water

Blue Wave (Gainesville)
Rapid deodorization and disinfection device

Cellvana Biotechnology (Tampa)
Tools to speed up rare cancer and stem cell therapy discovery

ClaimFound (Gainesville)
Digitizes unclaimed property databases to simplify finding assets

Current Kinetics (Gainesville)
Turbines to deliver energy from tidal flows and ocean currents
Healthsteps (Gainesville)
A pediatric care mobile app that provides
patient care instructions and reminders

HyCarb (Orlando)
Nanotechnologies for energy-storage systems…

Volvo: Gas-only cars are history after 2019

Posted on Jul 5, 2017
Volvo: Gas-only cars are history after 2019

Chinese-owned Volvo the first traditional carmaker to fully embrace electric and hybrid production.

“This announcement marks the end of the solely combustion engine-powered car,” Volvo’s president Håkan Samuelsson said in a statement Wednesday.

Volvo said it would launch five fully electric cars between 2019 and 2021. Three of them will carry the Volvo brand, and the other two will come from the company’s high-performance unit Polestar.

Energy company hopes to bring 220 jobs to Volusia

Posted on Jun 27, 2017
Energy company hopes to bring 220 jobs to Volusia

A company looking to solve the world’s energy problems while reducing global pollution plans to bring 220 jobs to Volusia County in the next 10 years.

Ambitious? Yes. Impossible? Not so, said Andrew Heath, president of HyCarb Inc., an early-stage energy storage company that will take up residence in Embry-Riddle’s John Mica Engineering and Aerospace Innovation Complex on Aug. 1. (2017)

HyCarb Joins Embry-Riddle Research Park’s MicaPlex

Posted on Jun 21, 2017
HyCarb Joins Embry-Riddle Research Park’s MicaPlex

HyCarb Inc., a Florida-based, woman-owned small business developing the next generation of energy harvesting and storage devices such as batteries, fuel cells, solar panels and more, has signed on as a Tenant Partner at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Research Park with the goal of bringing more than 220 highly-skilled professional jobs to Volusia County in the next 10 years.

First dress made with graphene unveiled in Manchester

Posted on Jan 25, 2017
First dress made with graphene unveiled in Manchester

Model wears world’s first graphene dress at Manchester launch. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian

It is the super-thin “wonder material” scientists think could revolutionise every aspect of human life.

Now graphene – which is just one atom thick and a million times thinner than human hair – looks set to storm the catwalks of Paris, New York and Milan in a hi-tech twist on the little black dress.

Climate Seer James Hansen Issues His Direst Forecast Yet

Posted on Aug 22, 2015
Climate Seer James Hansen Issues His Direst Forecast Yet

HIGH TIDE 07.20.151:00 AM ET Climate Seer James Hansen Issues His Direst Forecast Yet James Hansen’s new study explodes conventional goals of climate diplomacy and warns of 10 feet of sea level rise before 2100. The good news is, we can fix it. James Hansen, the former NASA scientist whose congressional testimony put global warming […]

HyCarb, Inc…. Implementing Solutions to Pollution!

Posted on May 7, 2015
HyCarb, Inc…. Implementing Solutions to Pollution!

Approximately 10.8 Billion batteries end up in landfills across the United States every year. In order to reduce the number of batteries that end up in the garbage, HyCarb, Inc., is now building a better rechargeable battery that will last five times (5X) longer, charge five times (5X) faster, is less toxic, won’t catch fire, and is up to 99% recyclable.