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2009-01-02 06:00:00

SHENYANG, China, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power"), today announced it will celebrate the launch of its first wind turbine production facility, the largest in China, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Shenyang, China, on Sunday, January 11, 2009. All investors are invited to attend the ceremony, which begins at 8 a.m. Meals and transportation from and to the local Sheraton hotel will be provided. The inauguration...

2008-11-13 15:00:24

SHENYANG, China, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. ("A-Power"), announced today that management will present at the upcoming Roth Capital Partners "China Comes To Vegas" Conference on Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 2:00 PM Pacific Time (5:00 PM Eastern Time). The conference is being held from November 19-21, 2008 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. A-Power management will be available for one-on- one meetings throughout the conference. The...

2008-11-11 09:00:39

TEL AVIV, November 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the global financial crisis and the growing global awareness of green energy, SDE Energy Ltd., a developer of an innovative technology for sea wave power generation, has recently received a 25 year concession to build sea wave power plants with a total capacity of 100MW from a Moslem country in Africa. The cost of this project is US $100 million dollars and the expected revenues from the electricity sold are estimated to be approximately...

2008-11-07 09:00:19

Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca: RZ), a leader in geothermal power generation, inaugurated late yesterday its first commercial-scale power plant, in Beaver County, Utah, demonstrating the viability of advanced technology that can make geothermal a major price-competitive resource for this country's energy supply. The plant's output has already been committed to supply electricity to Anaheim. The company noted that the Beaver County plant, called Thermo, was built in only six months...

2008-11-05 06:00:18

By Paul Davidson Here's a bright spot in an ailing economy: Electricity prices are falling in many areas. The sharp drop in natural gas prices and, to a lesser extent, oil prices is slashing electric rates across big swaths of the USA. Utilities in the Northeast, Texas, Florida, the Mid-Atlantic and California rely heavily on natural-gas-fired power plants to generate electricity. "In those regions, rates will come down with the price of gas," says Bernstein Research analyst Hugh...

2008-10-30 09:00:34

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dbd1d6/wind_power_opport) has announced the addition of the "Wind Power: Opportunities in Emerging Markets" report to their offering. Power is the backbone of any economy in today's world. But the high price of fossil fuel is forcing countries to focus on renewable energy sources. So the technologically-developed countries have replaced a considerable portion of their fossil fuel power with renewable sources to sustain...

2008-10-24 15:00:21

BRIDGMAN, Mich., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Initial inspections and disassembly of the main turbine are complete at American Electric Power's Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 1, out of service since Sept. 20 after vibrations, likely caused by a broken low pressure turbine blade, damaged the main turbine. The vibration also caused a hydrogen leak, resulting in a fire in the main generator that caused minimal damage to the facility. The turbine rotors and other major components have been...

2008-10-23 09:00:32

Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca:RZ) announced today that it will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the completion of the first commercial geothermal power plant to be built in Utah in more than 20 years. Senator Orrin Hatch, along with other national, state and county government officials, has accepted Raser's invitation to participate in the ribbon cutting ceremony and press conference. These officials will be available to discuss Utah's efforts to reduce emissions from power...

2008-10-20 18:00:27

SHENYANG, China, Oct. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. ("A-Power"), would like to provide, as a follow up to the management conference call on Wednesday, October 15, a summary of the most common questions received from investors since that call and management's responses to those questions. Question: Will A-Power buy back stock? Management's Response: We believe the stock is currently undervalued and are discussing the opportunity to...

2008-10-20 09:00:34

Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca:RZ) announced today that it has received the final $21 million installment of the tax equity payment under a definitive agreement that provides project financing and tax equity capital for Raser's 10 megawatt (MW) Thermo geothermal power project near Beaver, Utah. The funding arrangement previously provided approximately $30 million of non-recourse debt financing and tax equity capital to construct the Thermo geothermal power plant. Under this arrangement,...


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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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