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With recent developments in technology, SynCardia is saving more lives, expanding its reach around the globe and finally making money.
SynCardia is poised to change the standard of care for patients – and potentially become a powerhouse in heart care.
The Freedom Driver and its hospital companion, The Companion Driver were developed by Rodger Ford as CEO projects under his leadership of SynCardia from 2006 to 2011
Forbes Names SynCardia 69th among America’s Most Promising Companies.
SynCardia was 77th in 2011 and advanced to 69th in 2012.
The Freedom Driver and its hospital companion, The Companion Driver were developed by Rodger Ford as CEO projects under his leadership of SynCardia from 2006 to 2011. The driver family replaced the cumbersome and large 400 pound driver that was the size of a commercial washing machine. Now SynCardia patients can roam the hospital with the mobile Companion and when discharged enjoy the Freedom of a normal life. The Freedom Driver is about the same size as a portable oxygen system.
While most fuel-saving gas/electric-powered hybrid cars carry a substantial price premium over their conventionally powered counterparts, a recent analysis determined that a surprising number of them can indeed prove to be cost effective over time.
Dozens of cowboys and cowgirls kicked up the dirt Saturday for the second annual Ranch Sorting and Team Penning fundraiser at Pierce College’s Equestrian Center in Woodland Hills.
The two-day event, hosted by the college’s Equestrian Science program, features horsemanship skills that challenged students and professionals alike. Proceeds from the fundraiser go toward the Equestrian Center, the care of the program’s horses and student scholarships.
Like Google, high-tech businesses at the new Innovation Campus in Oro Valley will have the opportunity to use sustainable transportation. Innovation Campus will feature EV charging stations under solar-powered covered parking, with a charging station provided for every electric vehicle.
A dozen new electric vehicle models are set to hit the road before the end of this year, but true EV market penetration will occur when advances in technology serve to reduce the size and cost of today’s electric car batteries while increasing the battery’s range before recharging.
It’s not just the Prius anymore! Read about eleven up and coming electric vehicles and how the automotive manufacturers are rising to the challenge of having twenty million electric vehicles on the road by 2020.