Business News Archive - April 29, 2008

Yuma Exploration and Production Company has announced oil and gas discovery in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana in West Black Bay area. The Rapala Well produced at a rate of 531 barrels of oil equivalent per day and one million cubic feet per day.

Centrica Energy (CE), the division responsible for managing all upstream assets within Centrica PLC, the FTSE 100 energy company, has implemented Endur, OpenLink's (www.olf.com) market-leading energy trading and risk management (ETRM) system in a delivery partnership with The Structure Group.

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

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.