Business News Archive - January 26, 2011

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its drive to build the most compact, efficient Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) in history, LiquidPiston, Inc. announced the closing of a $5M Series B investment round.

ROSH-HA'AYIN, Israel, January 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kornit Digital, a leading-edge company that develops, manufactures and markets high-speed industrial and commercial digital inkjet printers, superior pigmented ink and unique chemistry solutions for the textile industry, announced today the release of its new Kornit Avalanche 951 industrial Direct-To-Garment printer at Communiquez Tex 2011 Event in Lyon, France on February 1-3. The Kornit Avalanche 951 is a dual-pallet industrial digital inkjet printer for mass production of light and dark garments.

SHANGHAI, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a fast-growing vertically integrated solar product manufacturer with low-cost operations based in China, announced today that Jinko Solar Co., Ltd.

SAINT-CLOUD, France, January 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault has positioned a dedicated team at the Zurich Airport to ensure the highest level of customer support for Falcon operators attending the World Economic Forum, which will begin its annual meeting January 26 and runs through January 30. The forum, held in Davos, Switzerland, brings together business, political, intellectual and other leaders to debate global issues.

POWAY, Calif., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Helix Wind, Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: HLXW), a renewable energy company, announced today that it was recently awarded a Notice of Allowance relating to a United States patent application that was filed in 2007.

WALLDORF, Germany, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced its preliminary report of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for 2010. The company's worldwide GHG( )emissions for 2010 totaled 430 kilotons, a four percent decrease from the 450 kiloton level of 2009.

Singapore-Swiss-American partnership that spans three continents will revolutionise human communication in the 21st centurySingapore, Jan 26, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Need to have a conference with others thousands of kilometres away? A glass-walled room lets all parties interact as if you were all together at one location.Can't be physically present for a meeting? Send your avatar which will take on your appearance as well as gestures and even give you a report of the meeting at the end.

SAINT-CLOUD, France, January 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault Aviation recently performed a successful flight test to evaluate potential applications of a laminar wing for large business jets. The flight was performed with a Falcon 7X at Dassault's Flight Test Center in Istres, France.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.