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2014-04-03 16:20:53

ST. LOUIS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce today called on business and energy leaders to solve energy inequality by creating a level of energy access that enables all people everywhere to have the same high standard of living enjoyed in the developed world. "Energy inequality is the blight of energy poverty, limiting access to basic needs like food, water and medicine; stunting education and cutting lives short,"...

Energy Usage In America Rose In 2013
2014-04-03 05:37:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Americans’ use of renewable, fossil and nuclear energy grew in 2013 compared with the previous year, according to the latest annual energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The charts, which reveal that the nation's consumption and use of energy, show that Americans used 2.3 quadrillion thermal units more energy in 2013 than in 2012. The Laboratory also released a companion chart illustrating the...

2014-04-03 00:21:57

Solar installations grew, wind installations and investment fell WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. clean energy sector continues to be buffeted by policy uncertainty, with 2013 investment down 9 percent, to $36.7 billion, from 2012, according to research released today by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The annual report, "Who's Winning the Clean Energy Race? 2013," found that steep declines in the installation of wind overshadowed a record annual deployment of...

2014-04-02 16:22:32

LONDON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Biomass Power in the UK, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles Biomass Power in the UK, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles Summary"Biomass Power in the UK, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013...

2014-04-02 08:24:21

SheerWind's industry-changing INVELOX to be designed, manufactured, and commissioned at DUBAL. MINNEAPOLIS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SheerWind, Inc., is pleased to announce a pilot project to be commissioned at Dubai Aluminium PJSC ("DUBAL"), which operates one of the world's largest aluminum smelting facilities and has a power generating capacity of nearly 2400 MW. SheerWind's relationship with DUBAL will begin with a 250 kW INVELOX wind power generation pilot project. DUBAL's interest...

2014-04-01 12:26:53

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Biomass Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles Biomass Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company ProfilesSummary"Biomass Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013...

2014-04-01 12:22:55

IKEA Joins WPC to Help Lead 'Qi Everywhere' Infrastructure Drive PISCATAWAY, N.J., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) has launched the Infrastructure Applications Group (IAG), a new WPC workgroup dedicated to driving adoption of Qi in hotels, restaurants, sporting venues, and other everyday locations. The IAG's charter members include ChargeSpot, ConvenientPower, Devant, HTC, IKEA, Leggett & Platt, Nokia, TDK, Texas Instruments, and Verizon...

2014-03-31 08:24:31

Ventyx energy advisors analyze the latest news and industry trends to reveal market opportunities and challenges facing North American energy companies ATLANTA, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventyx, an ABB company, today announced the launch of a new online resource for energy and utility industry stakeholders. The new website offers access to key market insights that provide a deeper understanding of the impact current and future trends have on energy markets in North America....

2014-03-31 08:23:09

ARROYO GRANDE, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lucia Mar Unified School District will break ground on a comprehensive sustainability project that will include solar energy systems, energy efficiency measures and improved lighting components that are estimated to save the district about $20 million after paying all program costs over the 30-year project life. Chevron Energy Solutions will design and build the project. The project includes 1.7 MW of solar generation...

2014-03-31 08:22:43

WALNUT, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that the St. Croix government has approved Tibbar Energy's permit to build a 7-megawatt biogas power plant on the island of St. Croix. The government approved the permit on Tuesday evening, March 25, 2014 during a meeting at the Virgin Islands Port Authority. The final approval came from the Virgin Island Department on Planning and Natural Resources' Division of Coastal Zone Management (CMZ)....


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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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