Business News Archive - January 12, 2010

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc.

NEWBURY PARK, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- California American Water announced today that it is on the lookout for instances of water theft, a crime that often occurs when water is taken from a fire hydrant without the required authorizations.

BEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced the publication of the 2010 Wood Biomass Policy Review.

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today launched a sale for travel to the airline's Caribbean destinations with fares starting as low as $44*.

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WePOWER, LLC, announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) for a merger with Cleanfield Alternative Energy Inc. (symbol: AIR-V) to create a global market leader in vertical axis wind turbines (VAWTs) and other renewable energy systems.

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Audatex North America, Inc. today announced an agreement with Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA), one of the leading North American salvage auto auction companies, to become its exclusive vendor for NMVTIS reporting.

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.