Business News Archive - June 05, 2008

By Bill Bartleman, The Paducah Sun, Ky. Jun. 5--Clean Coal Power Resources has considered at least two other locations for a multi-billion dollar coal-to-diesel plant, but neither of those materialized.

GE Energy has announced that it will be supplying a turnkey gas-fired power plant to Endesa Generacion, to add 840MW of capacity to the Spanish electricity grid. This output is expected to be largely used by the city of Barcelona, Spain.

GE Energy's aeroderivative division has announced enhancements to its LM6000 family of gas turbines with a 25% simple cycle power increase and 18% boost in exhaust energy for cogeneration applications.

Ameriwest Energy Corp. (OTCBB: AWEC) ("Ameriwest" or the "Company") announced today that independent researcher Tony Carrion, founder of Market Harmonics, has issued a Research Report (the "Market Harmonics Report") regarding the Company.

Full Metal Minerals (TSX VENTURE: FMM) and BHP BILLITON Mineral Services Company ("BHP Billiton") (NYSE: BHP)(NYSE: BBL) are pleased to announce that exploration work has commenced on multiple copper-gold porphyry targets in eastern Alaska.

By MERRY FIRSCHEIN, STAFF WRITER FORT LEE The Board of Education voted unanimously Monday to accept the retirement of Superintendent Joanne Calabro, apparently ending a sometimes controversial three-year tenure.

Word of the Day
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.