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2008-10-08 15:00:20

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) announced today that it has donated $500,000 to the State of California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to help support the cost of battling the state's severe wildfires this year. "On behalf of the people of California, I offer Chevron my sincere thanks for its generous donation to support our state's firefighting efforts in the face of one of the most difficult and costly fire seasons in history," Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said....


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.