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2014-03-20 08:24:10

LONDON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Disaster Recovery Services Market 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Disaster Recovery Services market to grow at a CAGR of 11.18 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the number of natural disasters in the past few years. The Global Disaster Recovery Services market has also been...

2014-03-20 08:24:03

LONDON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Lithium-ion Battery Market 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Lithium-ion Battery market to grow at a CAGR of 17.9 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing demand for Li-ion batteries in grid energy storage. The Global Lithium-ion Battery market has also been witnessing the advancement in...

2014-03-19 12:23:10

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Inversiones Eolicas de Orosi Dos S.A. (Orosi) Wind Project, a 50-megawatt wind farm in Costa Rica backed by Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) credit, received the Latin American Wind Deal of the Year 2013 from Project Finance Magazine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110414/MM83673LOGO "We thank Project Finance Magazine for recognizing Ex-Im Bank's commitment to the American renewable-energy industry...

2014-03-19 08:27:07

LONDON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Cloud-based Storage Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Cloud-based Storage market to grow at a CAGR of 36.41 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the rapid increase in the adoption of tablets and smartphones. The Global Cloud-based Storage market has also been witnessing the increasing...

2014-03-18 20:22:46

ReportsnReports.com offers "Global Industrial Automation Services Market 2014-2018", "Global Industrial Automation Control Market 2014-2018", "Global Industrial Wireless Automation Market 2014-2018" and "Global Home Automation System Market 2014-2018"its store. DALLAS, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Analysts forecast the Global Home Automation System market to grow at a CAGR of 55.24 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the...

2014-03-18 12:22:52

LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Solar Power Opportunities - Americas There are so many opportunities to invest in solar power around the World. But how do you decide where to invest? Which are the most attractive markets, both in terms of solar power fundamentals and the general business environment?This report, Solar Power Opportunities - Americas, provides a comparative framework for analysing the potential and...

2014-03-17 23:05:09

Lifeboat to distribute portable encryption device throughout Americas; Device addresses rampant security concerns with cloud storage, data sharing and Internet phone calls Shrewsbury, NJ (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Lifeboat Distribution, an international specialty software distributor for virtualization and other technically sophisticated products, today announced the exclusive agreement with Quantec SA to distribute that company’s IndependenceKey™ portable encryption device to security...

2014-03-17 23:04:40

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back prices on all tickets for the big game between Spain and El Salvador. This trusted secondary ticket site is also offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Ticket Down announces that No. 1 Spain will Play El Salvador in ‘Road to Brazil’. For the organizers of the “Road to Brazil” event being held in the United States before the World Cup in June, they are...

2014-03-17 16:21:16

HOUSTON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc. (Pink Sheets: AZGS) ("Aztec") announced today that Mr. Jeremy G. Driver has been elected President of the Corporation, effective March 17, 2014, to replace Mr. Fred Zeidman who has been serving as Interim President subsequent to the termination of the previous President by Aztec's Board. Mr. Driver has extensive experience in the oil and natural gas business. He served as President of HYD Resources Corporation, a...

2014-03-17 12:28:13

United States Remains Top Importer of Colombian Textiles CHICAGO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (Pxp) -Proexport Colombia today announced that it will be in Chicago, Illinois, on Monday, March 17, 2014, with Inexmoda, Colombia's Institute for Export and Fashion, to showcase the growth and benefits associated with the Colombian fashion sector. In Colombia, the textile and clothing industry represents more than 7.5 percent of manufacturing Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and .8 percent...


Latest Americas Reference Libraries

Hispaniolan Pine, Pinus occidentalis
2014-02-26 08:30:03

Hispaniolan pine (Pinus occidentalis) is found largely on the Caribbean island Hispaniola growing on the slopes. Hispaniolan pine forests can be found on the island of Haiti and the Dominican Republic in the mountain range. The Hispaniolan pine can grow in mixed stands of trees with other broadleaf trees at elevations between 2789 and 6890 feet and in pure stands from 6890 feet up to 10,420 feet. These trees are also found in the lowlands growing in acidic soil that is rich in iron and...

Leif Ericson
2014-01-06 10:25:39

Leif Ericson was a Norse explorer seen as the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years prior to Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, identified with the Norse L’Anse aux Meadows on the northern point of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. It is believed that Leif was born in Iceland around the 970’s - the son of father Erik the Red, an explorer and outlaw from Western Norway. Erik founded the first...

El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

Christopher Columbus
2013-10-15 10:27:55

Christopher Columbus was an Italian navigator, explorer, and colonizer that was born in 1451. He is best known for his explorations across the Atlantic Ocean, under the authority of the Catholic Monarchs in Spain, which resulted in the discovery of America and the settlement of the island of Hispaniola. This is thought to be the beginning of Spanish settlement in the New World. Although he was the first European to explore the Americas, he was not the first person to explore the area and he...

Caribbean Sea
2013-04-18 12:52:52

The Caribbean Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean that is located in the tropics of the Western hemisphere. It’s bordered by Mexico and Central America towards the west and southwest, to the north by the Greater Antilles, to the east by the Lesser Antilles, and towards the south by South America. The whole area of the Caribbean Sea, the numerous islands of the West Indies, and neighboring coasts, are together known as the Caribbean. The sea is one of the largest seas and has an area of...

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