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2014-10-15 16:24:00

New Companies Join Albireo Energy Platform, Expand Geographic Footprint to the West Coast DETROIT, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huron Capital Partners ("Huron Capital") today announced continued acquisition momentum in the building automation and energy services sector with the addition of Poway, CA-based Electronic Controls Systems ("ECS") and Green Total Solutions ("GTS") to its Albireo Energy, LLC ("Albireo Energy") platform. Together, ECS and GTS have nearly 200 employees...

2014-10-15 16:23:58

Albireo Energy Expands Geographic Footprint to the Western Region of the U.S. SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albireo Energy, LLC ("Albireo Energy") today announced the acquisitions of San Diego, Calif.-based Electronic Controls Systems (ECS) and Green Total Solutions (GTS). Together, ECS and GTS have nearly 200 employees providing building automation solutions and energy services to Fortune 500 companies, large REITS, military bases and data centers. As Divisions of...

2014-10-15 16:21:48

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The C3 Group and The Western Automotive Journalists (WAJ) will co-host a Connected Car Conference focused on the role of Silicon Valley as an emerging hub for innovation in the automotive industry. Key event activities and topics will include: -- Live vehicle displays featuring the latest connected car technology in the new Cadillac ELR, Volkswagen e-Golf, BMW i3, BMW i8, Silicon Valley's own Renovo, and more ......

2014-10-15 12:37:51

Online Courses Provide Practical Skills Development for Workplace Application IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of California, Irvine Extension, the continuing education unit of UC Irvine and an innovator in online and open education, today announced that 12 career readiness courses will be introduced on the Coursera learning platform. These courses will be offered as Coursera Specializations, as announced by Coursera earlier today. These courses are designed to...

2014-10-15 12:37:27

Hotel near San Jose McEnery Convention Center provides fastest hotel Wi-Fi in Silicon Valley SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Connected to the 550,000-square-foot San Jose McEnery Convention Center, the San Jose Marriott has unveiled a top-to-bottom renovation of its 21,000 square feet of meeting space. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141011/151594 "We're extremely proud of our revitalized San Jose meeting venues," said Director of Sales & Marketing...

2014-10-15 12:27:39

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When Rhonda Martin bought her first Pedego electric bike in 2012, she weighed 457 pounds. "Riding an electric bike was my first form of exercise," she said. "I could barely walk 150 steps at a time. With my Pedego, I began a journey to a new shape and a new life." To date, Martin has lost more than 270 pounds and has brought her fitness to a level she never dreamed of in the past. In two-and-a-half years, Martin has gone from hardly being able...

2014-10-15 12:26:37

By Robert S. Anderson Official Centennial Historian for the City of Beverly Hills BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BEVERLY HILLS: THE FIRST 100 YEARS is a comprehensive, sumptuously illustrated history of the legendary city, it's houses, parks, and gardens, from it's founding to today. ? Published to coincide with the city's Centennial, BEVERLY HILLS: THE FIRST 100 YEARS depicts a city that has lived within our collective imagination as a paradise. The volume...

2014-10-15 12:25:55

Combination Creates a Leading U.S. Provider of Sports Medicine and Rehabilitative Orthopedic Products and Services CARLSBAD, Calif. and PLANO, Texas, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Breg, Inc. and United Orthopedic Group, Inc. ("UOG") announced today that they have merged to create a leading U.S. provider of sports medicine, rehabilitative orthopedic products and services. Brad Lee, president of Breg, has been appointed president of the newly combined company....

2014-10-15 08:32:54

FIVE POINTS, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) today announced that the company has terminated active discussions to acquire certain operations of an alfalfa seed company of similar size. The acquisition would have required a significant financing, having equity as a component. Due to the recent decline in the company's stock price, which the company believes significantly undervalues its current operations and potential, and is below the...

2014-10-15 08:32:51

Integrated Solution Brings Together Best-of-Breed Technologies to Address Growing Diversity of Construction Project Portfolios SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today the Trimble(®) GCEstimator((TM)) Software Suite, an integrated solution that speeds the process of creating estimates for complex, deadline-intensive construction projects. GCEstimator incorporates best-of-breed software from Trimble Buildings' portfolio of Design-Build-Operate...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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