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2010-04-19 12:30:22

Showcasing its energy research initiatives for an Earth Day event on April 22 at the Pentagon, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) will highlight the microbial fuel cell, a device with the potential to revolutionize naval energy use by converting decomposed marine organisms into electricity. These fuel cells convert naturally occurring fuels and oxidants in the marine environment into electricity, offering a clean, efficient and reliable alternative to batteries and other environmentally...

2010-04-01 16:01:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) today announced that Wygen III, Black Hills Power's 110-megawatt coal-fired generation facility near Gillette, Wyo., began commercial operations today, three months earlier and at a lower cost than originally anticipated. "We are pleased that Wygen III began providing power to our Black Hills Power customers today. To the credit of our power generation team, we successfully completed the construction of...

2010-03-31 17:12:00

SHENYANG, China, March 31 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR; "A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2009 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The annual report can be accessed on the Company's website at http://www.apowerenergy.com . The Company will...

2010-03-19 07:48:00

SHENYANG, China, March 19 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced the Company will report its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2009, before the market opens on Wednesday, March 31, 2010. The Company will host a conference...

2010-03-12 04:07:00

FOLSOM, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Altergy Systems, announced today that its Freedom Power(TM) Systems turned the red carpet "green" at Sunday's 82nd annual Oscars® by supplying the first clean hydrogen fuel cell power systems used to power numerous applications at the Academy Awards® ceremonies. Altergy's Freedom Power(TM) Systems provided clean "off the grid," electricity to fulfill various power requirements at the Oscars®...

2010-03-09 07:00:00

SHENYANG, China, March 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR), a leading provider of distributed power generation ("DG") systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, EVATECH Co., Ltd. ("EVATECH") of Kyoto, Japan, has signed a definitive contract with a Chinese leading renewable energy company to supply one set of photovoltaic solar machines. The contract covers the...

2010-02-23 14:25:08

Researchers from the University of Zaragoza (UNIZAR) have calculated the energy and economic potential of urban solid waste, sludge from water treatment plants and livestock slurry for generating electricity in Spain. These residues are alternative sources of renewable energy, which are more environmentally friendly and, in the case of solid urban waste, more cost effective. Using waste to generate electricity has economic and environmental advantages. "It gives added value to waste, because...

2010-02-23 08:00:00

SHENYANG, China, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation ("DG") systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, EVATECH Co., Ltd. ("EVATECH") of Kyoto, Japan, will participate in the upcoming 3rd International Photovoltaic Power Generation Expo ("PV EXPO 2010") in Tokyo, Japan. PV...

2010-02-16 06:50:00

BOSTON, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A Founding Principal of GEI Consultants, Inc. asserts that as many as forty nuclear power plants will need to be constructed by 2035 to help support a one percent annual increase in U.S. electrical power demand. According to Daniel LaGatta, Ph.D., a one percent annual growth rate for electrical power demand would increase U.S. generation requirements by approximately 303,000 Mw in 2035. A host of electrical power sources - including wind, solar, clean fossil...

2010-01-26 09:51:00

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Energy Services, Inc. and New Haven Public Schools (NHPS) are pleased to announce the start up of a 75kW Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant at Hill House High School. An additional five CHP systems will be on line soon at other public schools in New Haven. In a unique collaboration, Aegis Energy Services, Inc., the leading installer of CHP systems in the Northeast, will own the on-site power generating equipment and sell back the electricity...


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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin