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2014-09-15 20:21:04

Company Currently Building 350-MW Fab to Meet Ongoing Demand for its Solar Technology SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR), a leading solar technology and energy services provider, today announced that it has manufactured its one billionth high efficiency solar cell. This milestone was achieved 11 years after the company started manufacturing its A-300 solar cell in its first fabrication facility (Fab). Today, SunPower operates two Fabs...

2014-09-15 16:25:13

Real-Time and Replayed Application Performance Information for iOS or Android Enables Developers to Meet User Expectations in Functionality and Performance NEWPORT, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introspex, Inc., a pioneer in non-intrusive mobile application performance and customer experience management, today announced that its ground breaking Customer Experience Management software supports iPhone 6 apps. The first solution of its kind to support this latest iPhone, Introspex...

2014-09-15 16:24:33

New Grant Awards and Advertising to Support Renewal and Enrollment in 2015 SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on high enrollment in 2014, Covered California launched its community outreach campaign for 2015 on Monday, including new grants to community groups and a comprehensive advertising campaign aimed at attracting new consumers and encouraging them to enroll in the state's health benefit exchange. "Today we are sharing stories about real people whose...

2014-09-15 12:28:32

The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation recognizes the courage and contributions of Hispanics in fighting and helping to tame this deadly disease RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During National Hispanic Heritage Month, the National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation (NNFF) is honoring the courage of two Hispanic patients in fighting life-threatening "flesh-eating" disease--and the contributions of the Hispanic doctor who has worked all his life to improving...

2014-09-15 12:25:50

Two of Palos Verdes Peninsula's Most Prized Gems Team Up to Offer Added Options and Exclusive Experiences for Golfers and Vacationers RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, and Trump National Golf Club, Los Angeles, are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership agreement that will bring together two of Southern California's most celebrated coastal golf vacation destinations....

2014-09-15 12:25:31

The ADN Guardhouse to be installed in The Wende Museum's new sculpture garden at The Armory in Culver City following a six week tour of the greater Los Angeles area. CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Guardhouse that formerly watched over the legendary media headquarters of the German Democratic Republic in East Berlin (Allgemeine Deutsche Nachrichtendienst "AND," Public German News Service) is coming to Los Angeles in time for the 25(th) Anniversary of the fall...

2014-09-15 12:22:19

- Acquisitions would increase company's total long-term contracted solar portfolio to 274 megawatts in operation or under construction RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) announced an agreement to acquire two solar energy projects totaling 42 megawatts from EDF Renewable Energy, one of North America's largest independent power producers and renewable energy project developers. The acquisitions of the California projects are expected to close in 2015....

2014-09-15 08:35:22

Intacct's Best-in-class Cloud Accounting Software Earns Bronze Award in the Innovations in Technology Category SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced it is a Bronze Winner in the prestigious Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120123/SF39551LOGO The annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world's best in categories like...

2014-09-15 08:34:53

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced that President and Co-Founder , Weili Dai, was honored with a Gold award as the "Best Woman Professional of the Year" at the 2014 Golden Bridge Awards. The award recognized Ms. Dai for her vision and contributions in advancing technology innovation and her exemplary role for women in business....

2014-09-15 08:33:06

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 1World continues its momentum with three related announcements as it has 1) become the leader in its sector as according to the independent Alexa rankings, 2) is announcing today the acquisition of Flipter, the leading opinion gathering and online polling vendor in Latin America, and 3) has won 2014 OnMedia 50 Companies to Watch honors from AlwaysOn. By combining attractive and engaging online polling and debating solutions with expert...


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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