Quantcast

Business News Archive - April 25, 2008

French power engineering major Alstom has won a contract to supply the boilers for two 800MW units at RWE Power's existing coal-fired Westfalen power station, located in northwestern Germany, near the town of Hamm.

In celebration of National Arbor Day, ComEd is offering its customers helpful tips for planting the right tree in the right place. ComEd will participate in more than a dozen Arbor Day programs this year, and spend nearly $40,000 for tree planting and related general grants.

Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
Related