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2011-06-27 07:30:00

ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Astrum Solar announced that it has secured an equity investment from Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) to support future growth and expansion efforts as it continues its mission to spread solar power to rooftops across America. Building on the belief that simplifying the process of going solar will lead to its widespread adoption, Astrum Solar provides the industry's premier customer experience to help homeowners share in the personal...

2011-05-24 10:18:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Pennsylvania residents have saved millions of dollars adopting cleaner energy technologies by tapping into the commonwealth's Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Sunshine Program. Established with $100 million to provide grants to help spur mass adoption of renewable power sources, the program already has paid out $56.7 million of the $60 million allocated for residential PV solar projects. As of May 18, only $3.3 million...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'