KBR Inks License Deal With JS Energy for PDH Technology

KBR, Inc. KBR announced that it has entered into an agreement with JS Energy Limited. Per the agreement, KBR’s K-PRO™ Propane Dehydrogenation (“PDH”) technology will help JS Energy to convert propane into propylene for a PDH project in Pakistan, which is anticipated to be commissioned in 2024. However, financial terms of the agreement have been kept under wraps.

In 2019, KBR introduced K-PRO that offers propylene selectivity and conversion. K-PRO is a revolutionary step for the PDH industry that furnishes innovative designs at a very low cost of capital. Also, K-PRO’s proprietary catalyst doesn’t require high-cost metals and pollutants, consequently

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The Technology 202: Pinterest supports a bill that would make it easier to condemn workplace abuse, after ex-employees alleged racism

The bill seeks to protect workers from nondisclosure agreements in situations where they face discrimination or racism. Silbermann said regardless of whether the bill passes, the company will adopt the policies behind the proposed law, according to a copy of the email viewed by The Technology 202. 

“We want every employee to feel safe, championed and empowered to raise any concerns about their work experience,” he said in a statement to The Technology 202. 

However, the company will not release former employees from existing NDAs in instances where there were claims of harassment or discrimination. Charlotte

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Game Technology Clears Key Benchmark, Hitting 80-Plus RS Rating

Game Technology (IGT) had its Relative Strength (RS) Rating upgraded from 79 to 82 Wednesday.


When you’re researching the best stocks to buy and watch, keep a close on eye on relative price strength.

IBD’s unique rating measures market leadership with a 1 (worst) to 99 (best) score. The grade shows how a stock’s price behavior over the last 52 weeks compares to all the other stocks in our database.

Over 100 years of market history reveals that the top-performing stocks tend to have an RS Rating north of 80 as they begin their biggest climbs.

Looking For The

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Xpeng to Debut Smart EV With Lidar Technology

Xpeng  (XPEV) – Get Report will debut the Xpeng P5 smart sedan on Wednesday, which the Chinese electrical vehicle maker said is the world’s first mass-produced smart EV equipped with automotive-grade LiDAR technology.

Shares were climbing 3.4% to $35.63 on Monday.

The Xpeng P5 is the company’s third production model. LiDAR, or light detection and ranging, is a system that helps provide vision for autonomous vehicles.

The system will be powered by Xpeng’s full-stack in-house developed autonomous driving system XPILOT.

The Xpeng P5 will be featured at the Auto Shanghai 2021 on April 19.

In March, Xpeng reported

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Quantum technology emerges from the lab to spark a mini startup boom

Forty years after the renowned physicist Richard Feynman floated the idea for a quantum computer, the technology is starting to seep out of academic labs and into the real world.

Several companies are making progress developing quantum computers and are selling access to the machines via the cloud. Software ventures are cropping up to write programs for the powerful new computers. And on Wednesday, the University of Chicago and partners launched the nation’s first program to support quantum-tech startups.

Quantum technology seeks to harness the peculiar laws of quantum mechanics to build more powerful tools for processing information. Quantum computers

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