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2014-02-06 23:29:41

With the latest announcement of Abengoa winning the first international bid in Chile with a tower project, the market trend towards this technology grows. London - UK (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 CSP Today has published a complimentary report in which it outlines how tower technology is set to take the lead in Chile. A couple of weeks ago Abengoa won the first international CSP bid in Chile with the 110MW Cerro Dominador Project. The technology proposed for the plant is solar tower, which...

2014-02-04 08:24:34

LONDON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Solar Trackers (Single Axis And Dual Axis) Market For Solar PV, CPV, CSP Technology In Utility And Non Utility Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2010 - 2020 Solar trackers are the devices used to orient photovoltaic panels toward the sun to harness more sunlight. They enable solar modules to remain in the best position to accumulate maximum...

2014-02-04 08:24:13

LONDON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Analysis of the Mining Flotation Chemicals Market in Brazil and Chile Developing Economies to Increase Demand for Polymethalics MineralsMining chemicals market for flotation processes will grow in Brazil and Chile due to the increasing investments in the mining sector. Both countries offer full advantages to drive the market and the revival of plenty of feasibility studies and projects...

2014-01-24 12:21:06

THUNDER BAY, ON and VALLENAR, CHILE, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Red Metal Resources Ltd. (OTCQB:RMES), a mineral exploration company with copper-gold assets in Chile, is pleased to announce that its Chilean subsidiary, Minera Polymet Limitada, ("Polymet") has received results from its previously announced (News Release Nov. 5(th), 2013) drilling on its Farellon property. The target of the drilling was to expand on the intercept in drill hole FAR-11-001 of 3.95% Cu and 0.53 g/t...

ESO Lagoon Nebula Images
2014-01-22 11:11:31

[ Watch The Video: Zooming In On The Lagoon Nebula ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The European Space Observatory (ESO) is currently in the midst of conducting eleven public surveys of the sky using telescopes at its facility in Chile, and scientists have just released images from the project of the Lagoon Nebula. Located approximately 5,000 light years from Earth in the constellation of Sagittarius, the Lagoon Nebula is a giant cloud 100 light-years across that...

2014-01-16 16:27:18

GRUNE is INSTEON's Distribution Partner in Santiago, Chile IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- INSTEON, manufacturers of the best-selling home automation and control technology, announced a new partnership today with GRUNE, bringing INSTEON availability to Chile in South America. GRUNE brings their vast knowledge and technical background in home electronics to the partnership with the goal of providing newcomers to INSTEON in Chile a seamless customer experience. "We're...

2014-01-16 08:22:04

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND) announced today its production and sales results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. The Company is also re-affirming its production guidance for 2014. Brad Mills, Chief Executive Officer of Mandalay, commented "The strong fourth quarter at both operations led to record metal production from both operations for the full year: Costerfield produced 28,758 ounces of gold...

2014-01-15 08:22:25

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND) is pleased to announce the results of its first three, widely-spaced core holes drilled underground from the Dagny mine northeast to intersect the Fabiola and Yasna veins under Laguna Verde (click here for Figure 1 - Laguna Verde Drill Plan View). All three holes intercepted major veins, tentatively correlated with strike extensions of the Fabiola and Yasna veins (see Figure 1)....

Joint Antarctic School Expedition Sends High-school Students To Chilean Station
2014-01-15 06:40:23

National Science Foundation Three high-school students and a teacher from Wisconsin will participate in a joint pilot program of the US and Chilean Antarctic programs that will send them to a Chilean research station this February for hands-on experience with Antarctic environments and ecosystems research. The US students and teacher, from the Monona Grove, Wisc., school district, will join their Chilean peers--winners of Chile's Antarctic School Fair--in the first Joint Antarctic...

2014-01-09 12:22:23

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- The solar plant, which will use molten salts tower technology, will have an advanced storage system enabling it to generate electricity for up to 17.5 hours without direct solar radiation. -- This plant will strengthen Abengoa's position in Chile and forms part of the Chilean government's important support and commitment to renewable energy. Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international...


Latest Chile Reference Libraries

Lomatia ferruginea
2014-10-07 10:04:02

Lomatia ferruginea is commonly referred to as Fuinque. It is a small tree species that can be found naturally growing only in Chile. It is a member of the Proteaceae family. L. ferruginea is an evergreen tree with only a few branches. The newer shoots are blanketed by reddish-brown hairs. The tree can grow over 20 feet tall. It has fern-like leaves that grow on an average of about 13 to 14 inches long and 8 to 10 inches wide. The upper surface of the leaves are green while underneath is a...

Embothrium
2014-10-06 11:16:18

Embothrium is a genus of shrub species in the Proteaceae family. Some of the species include Embothrium coccineum from Chile, Embothrium grandiflorum from Peru, and Embothrium lanceolatum from Chile. Embothrium are large shrubs or trees. They will grow on an average to heights between 33 to 66 feet high with a trunk up to 28 inches wide. They all contain evergreen leaves. They are usually 5 to 12 centimeters long and 2 to 4 centimeters broad. They have flowers that grow in dense bunches,...

Mount Hudson
2014-10-04 18:07:58

Mount Hudson, also known as Volcán Hudson, is an active stratovolcano that is located in southern Chile, named after 9th-century Chilean Navy hydrographer Francisco Hudson. Its summit, which is covered in glaciers, holds a caldera that was created from a large eruption that occurred in 4750 BCE or 1890 BCE. Based on evidence found at the Los Toldos archaeological site, it is thought that the early eruption destroyed most settlements in the area at that time. Modern eruptions occurred in...

Socompa
2014-08-19 10:02:27

Socompa is a complex stratovolcano that can be found at the border of Chile and Argentina, reaching an elevation of 19,852 feet. This volcano is best known for its avalanche debris deposit, which have formed the Monturaqui Basin on its west side, the most noted example of this type of deposit in the world. It is a difficult volcano to visit, taking at least a day by vehicle traveling from the north or the west. Socompa is also known for the microbial ecosystems that occur near grasses at its...

Monito del Monte, Dromiciops gliroides
2014-04-30 10:08:55

The monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides), Spanish for little bush monkey, is a species of marsupial that can only be found in southwestern areas of South America, specifically in Argentina and Chile. This species prefers to reside in Valdivian temperate rain forests and mountain bamboo forests. It was once thought that this species is descended from marsupials living in Australia, but studies have shown that Australidelphia marsupials most likely originated in South America and later moved...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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