Business News Archive - November 10, 2009

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannon Power Group has received $19.4 million in federal renewable energy grants to spur construction of its 400-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Washington state whose energy will be used by California municipalities.

LONDON, November 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Imperial Tobacco today announced strong Preliminary Results with operating profit for the enlarged group up 10 percent in the second half.

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Natural Gas, Inc.

WILMINGTON, Delaware, November 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The energy and power supplies practice at MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/) is pleased to announce its Analyst Briefing Presentation on the Concentrated Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Market to be held on 1st Dec 2009. To register your participation, please click here http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/AnalystBriefing/concentrated-solar-photovolt aic.asp The solar power market has been growing steadily in the recent past due to certain key factors such as unpredictable fossil fuel prices and the need for reducing dependence on fossil fuel imports, environmental concerns over the green house gas emissions due to fossil fuel use, and increasing governmental support for the renewable energy sector. Concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) ( http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/concentrated-pv-and-solar-adv anced-technologies-and-global-market-research-33.html) technology involves the use of mirrors or reflectors

SINGAPORE, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today its unaudited consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.

Third Quarter 2009 Financial Highlights -- Total revenues were $46.93 million, up 18% from 3Q08 and 22% from 2Q09, respectively -- Adjusted net income was $10.95 million, up 41% and 48% from $7.75 million and $7.42 million in 3Q08 and in 2Q09, respectively -- Operating profits were $13.04 million, up 24% and 48% from $10.52 million in 3Q08 and $8.82 million in 2Q09, respectively -- GAAP earnings per diluted share were a loss of $0.07 -- Adjusted non-GAAP earnings per diluted share were $0.40 compared with $0.34 in 3Q08 and $0.33 in 2Q09, respectively HARBIN, China, Nov.

SEATTLE, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- L&L International Holdings, Inc.

PHOENIX, Nov. 10, /PRNewswire/ -- The College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University dedicated its new building today at a time it is experiencing the most significant changes in its 52-year history.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.