Business News Archive - June 10, 2009

New Report Unveiled at State Public Utilities Commission Forum SAN FRANCISCO, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As the state grapples with a multibillion dollar deficit, a new study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, to be released today examines the economic impacts of different energy pathways for California and finds that continuing on a business-as-usual energy path risks greater economic insecurity, while aggressive acceleration of clean energy assures faster and more sustained economic growth.

KOLKATA, India, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The CDM Executive Board of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change has confirmed the registration of ITC's unique and large-scale social forestry project - a first of its kind in India. The project, which has been initiated on private degraded wastelands owned by tribals and the rural poor, will contribute to the livelihoods of these disadvantaged sections in 193 villages in the Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh.

-- Dust Suppressant Receives More Rave Reviews, Advertising Begins -- BARRIE, Ontario, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Winning Brands Corporation (Pink Sheets: WNBD) (Frankfurt: WMU.F), manufacturer and marketer of advanced eco solutions, including its popular new TrackMoist Dust Suppressant for dirt tracks, announced today that TrackMoist will be advertised for the first time ever, starting with a full page in the July 2009 edition of National Kart News www.nkn.com.

VANCOUVER, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX.V - CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce Glass Earth Gold Ltd.

LEED(R) Gold awarded to Otis facility in China FARMINGTON, Conn., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recognized Otis Elevator Company today for its leadership in environmental sustainability. Otis is a unit of United Technologies Corp.

Winners at top of class in both academics and community service TORRANCE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., (TMS) is rewarding 100 high school seniors with $1 million in college scholarships for their commitment to education and community service.

Standalone GPS Safety Camera Locator now available NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cobra Electronics (Nasdaq: COBR) today announced the release of the new SL3 GPS Safety Camera Locator with AURA(TM) Camera & Driving Hazard Database.

SEBASTOPOL, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the planting of its new Freeman Ranch vineyard in Occidental, California, Freeman Vineyard & Winery is proud to announce the donation of 24 acres of old growth and second growth redwood forests to the Bodega Land Trust.

ESSEN, Germany, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The RWE Group and APCOA Autoparking GmbH are entering into a partnership in the area of electric mobility. The two companies are launching a joint roll-out of charging points for electric cars in publicly accessible parking areas.

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- It doesn't take long after you've polished off a plateful of the delicious vegetable before you are forcefully reminded of it in the restroom. Some people are surprised by the strange odor rising from the bowl after urinating.

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