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2010-09-27 20:00:00

BELLVILLE, Texas, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- There was only one Red Adair and this is the only opportunity the public will have to get a first-hand look at how the world's greatest oil well firefighter lived, worked and played. The public auction of legendary Red Adair Red Acres Ranch and estate sale start October 2 at 10 a.m. A portion of the proceeds benefits Shriners Children's Burn Institute in Galveston, TX that recently reopened due to destruction from Hurricane Ike. The 377 acre...

2008-09-16 12:00:34

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Cate Adair, the Emmy-nominated and award-winning costume designer for Desperate Housewives, has collaborated with Kwiat, the 101-year old luxury jewelry and diamond company, to create the ultimate accessory, the "Platinum Clutch." The one-of-a-kind purse, valued at more than $500,000, will debut at the Platinum Guild International (PGI-USA) Annual Emmy Awards Red Carpet Jewelry Preview, taking place September 18-20, in Beverly Hills. The bag features...

2008-09-09 12:00:18

By SUSAN HYLTON The federal funds will help Watts and Adair County bring the plan to fruition. WATTS -- The town of Watts and Adair County are recipients of a $900,000 federal grant for infrastructure improvements to accompany a new plastics recycling company that officials hope will employ more than 200 people. U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., announced the grant from the U.S. Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration on Tuesday. Advanced Environmental Recycling...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.