Posts Tagged ‘ Vacuum Insulating Glass ’

New Vacuum-Insulating Window Glass Could be the Ticket to Drastic Energy Savings

Jul 18th, 2013

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Peter Petit isn’t so brash as to take credit for having created vacuum-insulating window glass, but the founder and CEO of Pewaukee, Wisc.-based V-Glass LLC thinks he’s made it better than before. His design won the advanced manufacturing category in the 2013 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest last month and feels his invention could eventually [...]

Envelop Employee Issued Patent for Vacuum Insulating Glass Unit

Jun 19th, 2012

An employee of Delafield, Wis.-based Envelop LLC, Robert Jones, has been issued U.S. patent No. 8,182,887 for a “Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG) Unit with Viscous Edge Seal.” According to the company, the VIG units include two spaced-apart glass sheets with a vacuum in between an array of spacers maintains separation of the sheets, and the [...]