Business News Archive - September 24, 2010

GREAT FALLS, Mont., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Renewable energy and energy storage group, Gaelectric, has today (Friday) announced that it has successfully raised $18 million to book 960 MW of transmission capacity for its wind energy developments in Montana, USA.

DETROIT, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI), a provider of postsecondary education services focused on providing higher access to higher education, announced today that Ashford University has introduced a new Bachelor of Arts degree in Military Studies.

LONDON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new findings from Hotels.com, 61% of British holiday-makers admit they don't try to speak the local language when travelling abroad for fear of embarrassing themselves.

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has awarded Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. a contract for the first Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS-1) satellite.

CHICAGO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Livingston International has acquired Texas-based Maquilogistics, Inc.

DETROIT, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DTE Energy President and Chief Operating Officer Gerard M. Anderson will become president and chief executive officer beginning Oct. 1, taking the reins from Anthony F.

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than three decades as one of the nation's most reliable and cost-effective supply chain innovators, Derby Industries, LLC is powering up its brand image.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.