Business News Archive - April 14, 2008

Clear Wind Renewable Power has signed a purchase agreement to acquire four wind energy projects with a total planned capacity of 320MW from Chermac Energy. The four wind projects are at various stages of development.

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Small- and medium-sized businesses and mobile professionals who need to stay connected, whether in the office or on-the-go, now have two new e-mail options from Verizon Wireless.

SES AMERICOM (www.ses-americom.com), an SES company (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg stock exchanges: SESG), today announced that Home2US Communications, Inc., a direct-to-home provider of international programming, has expanded its successful relationship with SES AMERICOM to deliver additional foreign programming to the culturally diverse U.S.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c88595) has announced the addition of Electricity in South Africa to their offering. The Electricity in South Africa industry profile is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the electricity industry.

EV Energy Partners, L.P. (Nasdaq:EVEP) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire oil properties in South Central Texas for $18 million.

Last week, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) submitted its loan guarantee implementation plan to Congress and said it intends to issue its loan guarantee solicitations as soon as possible after the congressional review. USEC Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.