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Business News Archive - April 10, 2008

John Hancock Retirement Plan Services has launched and commenced enrolling employees in its new Guaranteed Income for Life, an optional rider on its 401k plans to help participants protect and build their retirement savings.

Paul Prager, CEO of Beowulf Energy, and Natural Gas Partners ("NGP"), the leading investment franchise in the energy industry, have closed the previously announced acquisition of generating assets from the City of Vernon (California).

DETROIT, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy, parent company of Detroit Edison and MichCon, is helping low-income customers apply for the Home Heating Credit, a state energy credit that can help offset the costs of natural gas or electricity used to heat homes in the winter.

Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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