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Issue 5 • Date Sept. 2002

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  • A broad place [broadband communications]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):11 - 13
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    Broadband communication doesn't just have the potential to make life better by bringing jobs closer to home, it could also save Government and industry billions. The paper discusses the prospects for broadband together with possible applications. View full abstract»

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  • Wave energy gets seaworthy

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):14 - 19
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    Coastal waves represent a vast renewable energy source, but the conversion technology has a reputation for poor long-term reliability. In this paper, the author looks at one UK company's plan for a storm-proof solution. View full abstract»

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  • Lighting the way to a low-energy future

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):21 - 25
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    The technology of lighting has altered little since the early 20th Century. In this paper, the author describes advances in solid-state technology that could herald a revolution in the way buildings are lit, with the humble light-emitting diode (LED) making the application leap from power-on indicator to mainstream light source. View full abstract»

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  • Letters

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):26 - 27
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  • Train protection

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):29 - 33
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    Measures to protect trains from mistakes made by their operators have long been a feature of railway system operation. In this paper, the author describes the evolving role of technology in helping to eliminate rail accidents caused by operator errors. View full abstract»

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  • Back on track [UK railway industry]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):34 - 36
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    Earlier this year, the UK Strategic Rail Authority unveiled its ten-year plan for Britain's railways. SRA Chairman and Chief Executive, Richard Bowker, talked to the author about what is in store for the UK railway industry during the coming decade. View full abstract»

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  • Sustainable growth for Europe's railways

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):37 - 40
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    Technical innovation is a key part of efforts to revitalise the European railway network. In this paper, the author reviews the role of major research programmes in achieving the ambitious targets set by the EU for sustainable expansion in the rail sector. View full abstract»

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  • Troubled IT projects [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s): 42
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  • Wind energy explained: theory, design and application [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s): 42
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