Business News Archive - March 24, 2009

Toronto Venture Exchange Symbol: "WND" Issued and Outstanding: 36,703,251 VANCOUVER, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - 2008 Results and Recent Developments FINANCIAL RESULTS 2008 Results Western Wind Energy Corp.

Process Allows Highly Filled Resin and High Glass Content in a Series of Parts with Consistent Dimensions and Performance PARIS, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In the city that is home to the world's fastest wheeled train, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) and Stratiforme Industries will jointly report the development of a tough and lightweight composite door for one of the commercial lines of that high-speed rail service. Vincent Marhem, research and development engineer at Stratiforme Industries, and Gilles Rocher, marketing manager for key processes at OCV(TM) Reinforcements, will report the development of the application during the Rail and Road Transportation Forum, 2:30 to 5 p.m.

Workflow management service saves 75% of time spent on Telecom Management tasks AMSTERDAM, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Ezwim today announced that Stork, a global player in the Aerospace and Technical Services industry, has selected Ezwim's Telecom Service Management (TSM(TM)) service to streamline and standardize the MACD processes of telecom devices and subscriptions for more than 150 Stork subsidiaries.

Fashion designers and brands wanting global notoriety and expansion save time, money and resources by outsourcing their international logistics.

SINGAPORE, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Energenics Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Energenics Holdings Pte Ltd, announced today that it's Enercat fuel borne catalyst has demonstrated fuel efficiency savings of 8-10% on a mixed fleet of diesel vehicles in Italy. The product was tested in a variety of vehicles from light duty, through medium and heavy duty trucks, utilising a proprietary formulation that also combines the multiple particle effects of Energenics' present cerium oxide particles, which are supplied to Energenics under an exclusive supply agreement with Antaria Limited of Perth Australia, with the properties of Cerion Energy's new cerium oxide particles. Ronen Hazarika, Energenics CEO said, "I am very happy that we have been able to achieve this spectacular result from the usage of Enercat.

Co-mingled Glass Fiber and Thermoplastic Resin Product Strengthens Window Lineal, Improves Energy Efficiency PARIS, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A window lineal application that eliminates steel inserts and improves energy efficiency will receive one of the composites industry's highest awards in Paris tonight during the Innovation Awards presentation at the JEC Composites Show, the world's largest exhibition for composites materials.

Pre-Filled Non-Woven Glass Veil Reduces Plastisol Use by up to 30 percent, Improves Production Efficiencies and Provides Smoother Surfaces TOLEDO, Ohio, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global composite solutions and building materials leader Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) today announced the development of AdVeil(TM) non-woven glass veil incorporating a new technology that brings cost and production benefits to the cushion vinyl (CV) flooring industry.

LONDON, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of aging power plants in Europe has given rise to an increasing need for the construction of new plants. An estimated 300GW of capacity needs to be added in Europe by 2020.

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the global recession and lower fuel prices, worldwide government support for clean energy has thus far remained steady. This provides hope that renewable energy will remain an area of growth despite the economic conditions.

Generate Local Brand Awareness, Increase Sales with Video and Dealer Showcase Ad Package IRVINE, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new- and used-vehicle information and premier partner for Internet marketing solutions, today announces the ability for dealers to promote themselves to local, in-market vehicle shoppers via video on the company's top-rated Web site, kbb.com.

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