Business News Archive - March 07, 2007

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP) today announced Brian James Jennings as the new Chief Financial Officer.

BETHESDA, Md., March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- HMSHost Corporation, a world leader in travel dining and shopping, opened four new restaurants at the Minneapolis- St. Paul International Airport (MSP) recently, giving travelers to the Twin Cities flavorful and exciting dining options.

TE Products Pipeline Company Limited Partnership's ("TEPPCO") interest in Mont Belvieu Storage Partners ("MBSP") in Mont Belvieu, Texas, has been purchased by Louis Dreyfus Energy Services L.P., a member of the LDH Energy group of companies ("LDH Energy"). Louis Dreyfus Energy Services L.P.

Portland-based alternative investment firm Aequitas Capital Management, Inc. completed a four-month wind energy project transaction with Edom Hill, a 21-year-old California wind farm by acquiring the rights of the company, employing a repowering plan and selling the company to an investor.

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'