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2011-05-24 10:18:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Pennsylvania residents have saved millions of dollars adopting cleaner energy technologies by tapping into the commonwealth's Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Sunshine Program. Established with $100 million to provide grants to help spur mass adoption of renewable power sources, the program already has paid out $56.7 million of the $60 million allocated for residential PV solar projects. As of May 18, only $3.3 million...

2011-05-09 07:55:00

TSX-V TRADING SYMBOL:  CEC VANCOUVER, May 9 /PRNewswire/ - Compliance Energy Corporation ("Compliance" or the "Company) is pleased to announce a positive, NI 43-101 compliant, independent Feasibility Study(1) ("Feasibility Study") for the Company's 60% owned Raven Underground Coal Project (the "Project") in the Comox Coal Basin on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.  Pincock, Allen, and Holt ("PAH"), of Denver, Colorado, a qualified independent mining consulting...

2011-04-28 13:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With spring in full bloom and summer around the corner, preparing for winter may be the last thing Atlanta businesses want to consider. However, according to one energy provider, there can be significant financial benefits to doing so. From now until June 30 all MXenergy commercial customers who upgrade to new high-efficiency natural gas appliances will receive up to $1500 in energySMART rebates. "By taking advantage of these rebates...

2011-02-15 05:03:00

BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Solar, LLC, a fully integrated solar firm, has recently completed and commissioned a 300kW rooftop project in New Jersey and broken ground on a 792kW ground-mounted system in Stevens, PA. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110215/NE47287 ) The New Jersey rooftop installation spanned four different Clayton's Self Storage locations in Atlantic City, Mays Landing, Egg Harbor Township and Galloway, NJ. The project involved complex...

2011-02-02 09:30:00

SUPERIOR, Colo., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Equipment Finance, one of the nation's largest bank-held equipment finance companies and an affiliate of KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY), today announced that the company is financing a solar system installation for SunPower Corp (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) customer, the Facilities Department at Princeton University. The system, comprising 16,500 photovoltaic panels on 27 acres, is expected to be one of the largest single solar power installations at a...

2010-11-08 10:39:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As G20 leaders prepare to meet later this week in South Korea, two NGOs have released the first independent evaluation of the success of the G20 Pledge to phase out fossil fuel subsidies. The report reveals large gaps in the reporting of subsidies, and that no new actions have been taken by G20 nations as a result of their commitment in Pittsburgh to phase out fossil fuel subsidies. Oil Change International and Earth Track jointly...

2010-10-07 15:13:00

TSX-V TRADING SYMBOL: CEC VANCOUVER, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Compliance Energy Corporation ("Compliance" or the "Company) is pleased to announce a positive, NI 43-101 compliant, pre-feasibility study ("PFS") for the Company's 60% owned Raven Underground Coal Project (the "Project") in the Comox Coal Basin on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Pincock, Allen, and Holt ("PAH"), of Denver, Colorado, a qualified independent mining consulting firm, prepared the PFS on behalf of...

2010-09-28 17:43:12

Scientists are reporting significant changes in the distribution of coastal fish species in south-east Australia which they say are partly due to climate change. CSIRO's Climate Adaptation and Wealth from Oceans Flagships have identified 43 species, representing about 30 per cent of the inshore fish families occurring in the region, that exhibited shifts thought to be climate-related. These include warm temperate surf-zone species such as Silver Drummer and Rock Blackfish that are breeding...

2010-07-07 12:01:00

BEAVERTON, Ore., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- What: This year's Street of Affordable homes will focus on home improvements and designs that are cost effective and energy efficient. The Stone Bridge Homes NW showcase model, The Sunrise, a three bedroom, 2.5 bath 2,220 sq. ft. home that features a complete solar system, is an opportunity for homebuyers to learn how solar systems reduce energy costs by 30 percent annually. These systems are currently eligible for federal, state and other energy...

2010-06-29 05:00:00

SEATTLE, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- L & L Energy, Inc., (Nasdaq: LLEN)("L&L")("the Company"), a U.S.-based company operating coal businesses in China, today announced that Dr. Sheng-Lin Chang has joined the Company as Operational Director. Dr. Chang will be responsible for planning, analyzing, and supervising L&L's coal operations in his new role with the Company. "We are very excited to have Dr. Chang on board to oversee our daily operations, particularly in light of...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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