Business News Archive - July 12, 2010

OSNABRUCK, Germany, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster announced today that Gaz reseau Distribution France (GrDF), a wholly owned subsidiary of GDF SUEZ that manages the longest natural gas distribution network in Europe, has selected Elster to participate in France's first gas Smart Metering pilot.

IRVINE, Calif., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelley Blue Book, http://www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new and used car information, today announces the winners of its $10,000 Video Car Review Contest.

SHANGHAI, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.

FREDERICK, Md., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- American gardeners face frustrating problems with their edible or ornamental gardens. These problems are caused by many different pests. Here are MasterGardening.com's Top 10 garden pests and control tips: 1. Deer.

SYDNEY, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Aviation Capital ("HKAC"), a leading investor in the global aviation sector, today announced new leases of three (3) new Airbus 320 aircraft to IndiGo Airlines of India. The leases will start on delivery of the aircraft new from Airbus to IndiGo in 2011.

REHOVOT, Israel, July 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd.

LONDON, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial growth, new technologies and the need for automation are key factors that determine the demand for electric motors in Europe.

LONDON, July 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Animal Airways, the global pet flight & relocation provider, leads a new approach to shipping pets overseas: an international flight veterinarian division operating 24/7 worldwide in order to ensure pets safety & well-being throughout the flight process. Flying and relocating with pets on a global level involves veterinarian support for pre-flight advise regarding flight related treatments, vaccinations, microchips, pet passport etc.

COVINGTON, Ky. and LIVERMORE, Calif., July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valley Forge Composite Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VLYF), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and several Russian Institutes led by P.N.

SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cathaya Capital, L.P. is investing US$11 million in ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP) to finance the 51 percent majority interest acquisition of Zhejiang Jonway Automobile Co. Ltd. upon final closing of the transaction.

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