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2011-08-15 11:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungevity, the nation's most innovative, customer-centric solar company, today announced a renewable energy tax equity fund with Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C) that will support over $50 million of new residential solar lease projects. Citi's commitment comes on the heels of tremendous growth and momentum for Sungevity. In late July, the company formally announced its expansion to the East Coast with the "Rooftop Revolution" marketing campaign...

2011-07-28 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. and NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWRA, SPWRB) and Citi (NYSE: C) today announced a new fund for approximately $105 million in residential solar lease projects. SunPower will use the fund to extend its SunPower® Lease to customers in eight states, expanding the financing options available to homeowners interested in high-efficiency SunPower solar power systems, the most efficient solar technology available today. Citi...

2011-06-21 17:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores, today welcomes small local stores and coffee shops into its revolutionary retail program, which already includes Target, Best Buy, Macy's and many other leading national retailers. Sponsored by Citi, shopkick will install its small shopkick Signal box for FREE at the first 1,000 selected stores to enable its beneficial walk-in rewards...

2011-06-09 10:10:00

Citigroup Inc. announced today that hackers had accessed credit card information for approximately 200,000 North American customers, in an online security breach. The bank discovered the break-in had occurred in early May, after routine monitoring of about 1 percent of customers. According to its 2010 annual report, Citi has more than 21 million credit card customers in North America. The New York-based bank declined to say exactly how many accounts had been accessed. Hackers were able to...

2011-03-24 10:57:00

Event Will Benefit Parent Company Of New York Public Broadcasters THIRTEEN and WLIW21 WNET Life Trustee Ralph M. Baruch To Receive The WNET Distinguished Service Award Tony Award-Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell To Perform NEW YORK, March 24, 2011 -- WNET New York Public Media, parent company of public broadcasters THIRTEEN and WLIW21, announced today it will honor Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit at its 18th annual Gala Salute in recognition of his invaluable support and commitment to the...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.