Business News Archive - April 16, 2008

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Pharmaceutical industry industry is available in its catalogue.

Enogex LLC, a subsidiary of OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), announced it will provide natural gas gathering, processing and transportation services for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) in the Colony Granite Wash play in Custer and Washita counties in the Anadarko Basin of western Oklahoma.

Pennsylvania-based utility PPL's subsidiary has entered into a purchase and sale agreement for the acquisition of rights to the capacity and energy of a 664MW natural gas-fired power plant in Lebanon, Pennsylvania.

Power engineering firm GE Energy's F-class gas turbine technology has been selected for the extension of an existing combined-cycle power plant at Granadilla in the Canary Islands.

LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today that John W. Morgan, Executive Vice President, and President of Oxy Oil and Gas, Western Hemisphere, has elected to retire after almost 25 years of service with the company. Commenting on Mr.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.