Electrical Generator

SmarTone breakdown still bit of a mystery

The cause of a service breakdown that affected almost a quarter of a million SmarTone subscribers earlier this month has still not been fully established.

Saturday, 28 April, 2012, 12:00am

Dynamic physics lights a bicycle's path

A few months ago, my physics teacher asked my group to make a dynamo for a bicycle so that when you pedal the wheels, some small bulbs light up. A dynamo is a small generator made from a magnet that is rotated in the middle of coils of wire.

At first, I didn't think it was possible. We gave it a try but the wire we used was not thin enough.

6 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

HARBIN Power Equipment

HARBIN Power Equipment makes a range of electric power generating equipment including thermal power generator sets, comprising boilers, steam and hydro-turbines and turbine generator sets.

The stock listed in Hong Kong this time last year and Vickers Ballas Securities advised investors to subscribe.

10 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

On This Day

ON THIS day 25 years ago: the Government was urged to set up an Industrial Development Council to provide more positive encouragement to industry.

Dr S. Y. Chung told the debate on the Budget in the Legislative Council there was a growing body of opinion in industry which believed the time had come for Government to review its laissez-faire policy in regard to industry.

14 Mar 1993 - 12:00am