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2010-10-05 10:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile Productivity, Inc., (MPi) a leading provider of profitability tools for auto dealer service departments, today announced that based on a thorough review and extensive dealer feedback, it has redesigned and re-launched its website, (www.mpifix.com). "Since we first launched www.mpifix.com, we've heard a lot of positive feedback about the many resources available to our customers and the industry as a whole," said David Boyle, President and COO of...

2010-08-10 07:58:00

LONDON, August 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Camco International Limited (Camco, AIM:CAO), a global developer of emission reductions and clean energy projects, has acquired a portfolio of emission reduction projects from Greenhouse Gas Services (GHGS). The operational projects acquired include reductions from agricultural waste-to-energy installations and landfill gas projects and it is anticipated that they will generate emission reductions in excess of 100,000 tonnes of CO2e per annum....

2010-06-15 09:53:00

LONGVIEW, Texas, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Capacity of Texas, Inc. and Emisstar, LLC announced today the successful completion of PEMS testing for Capacity's New Technology Research and Development grant from the State of Texas for the development of a functional prototype Pluggable Hybrid Electric Terminal Tractor (PHETT®). The grant was completed by Capacity of Texas, in partnership with Alternative Motive Power Systems, LLC of Alexandria, Ohio. The project was funded...

2010-03-29 10:00:00

2009 Community Car Care Events Reveal 80 Percent Failure Rate BETHESDA, Md., March 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Car Care Month (NCCM) in April is the perfect time for motorists to learn about the very real economic benefits of performing regular vehicle maintenance, according to the Car Care Council. "Each year, community car care events routinely identify that consumers are not taking proper care of their vehicles," said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council....

2010-02-08 01:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Emission & Power Solutions, Plc (Frankfurt Exchange Ticker Symbol: EPI.F), a clean tech company that licenses, acquires, develops, deploys, and transfers technologies dedicated to improving fuel economy while also reducing environmentally harmful exhaust emissions, announced today that it has licensed the patent pending Vapor Emissions System developed by Dr. Marcus Ashford at The University of Alabama ("UA"). The Company is beginning a research and...

2010-01-11 13:02:00

National Construction Group Files Emergency Petition with California's Air Resources Board Requesting Two-Year Extension to Avoid Needless Losses for Hard-Hit Construction Industry ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citing new state data showing California's off-road diesel equipment operators will be well below new emissions targets for years to come, a national construction association called on state officials to immediately order at least a two-year delay for their new...

2009-12-08 16:11:00

California Air Resources Board Inventory Shows Need to Rethink New "Retrofit" Requirements as Industry, Economy Combine to Cut Current and Forecast Emissions ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Contractors and other operators of off-road diesel equipment will exceed ambitious new emissions targets set by California officials according to new state figures released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. New data from the California Air Resources Board...

2009-10-27 07:00:00

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo, Inc., the US subsidiary of Ricardo plc, the leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, defense, transport and new energy industries, has announced today the completion of upgrade work to the heavy duty engine test facility at the company's Chicago Technical Center. The focus of this upgrade work has been on the Constant Volume Sampling (CVS) systems, enabling...

2009-10-16 13:26:00

RIDGEFIELD, Wash., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Power Products Company announced today it has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Transport® Community. Effective immediately, Pacific Power Products will follow SmartWay(SM) program guidelines to help transport and logistics companies make better choices for their businesses and the environment by providing tools and information to reduce emissions and fuel consumption, save money and make a...

2009-10-08 11:23:00

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Covenant Transport was among seven entities in the southeast and 37 in the nation to be recognized an Environmental Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency SmartWay Transport Partnership for its leadership in conserving energy and lowering greenhouse gas emissions from its transportation and freight activities. The awards were announced October 6, 2009 at the American Trucking Association's Annual Management...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.