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2014-08-07 16:21:55

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is offering education grants for creative classroom projects planned for the 2014-2015 school year. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Classroom Grants of up to $500 will be awarded for teacher professional-development initiatives and creative, individual classroom projects for grades prekindergarten through 12. The grants are available to educators and youth group leaders located in...

2014-08-06 23:06:13

DuPont Advanced Materials Positioned to Help Lower Emissions, Improve Fuel Economy Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Ask anyone in the automotive design or engineering community what technologies they are working on to lower emissions and improve fuel economy and half the time you’ll hear “lightweighting,” according to the results of a July WardsAuto survey sponsored by DuPont. Also topping the list are engine efficiency programs, vehicle electrification and adoption of diesel...

2014-08-06 20:21:52

Reaffirms 2014 earnings guidance MADISON, Wis., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT) today announced consolidated unaudited earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations for the three and six months ended June 30 as follows: Three Months Six Months ---------- 2014 2013 2014...

2014-08-06 20:21:49

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Drew Marsh plans to participate in a panel discussion on Tuesday, Aug. 12, during the Goldman Sachs Power, Utilities, MLP and Pipeline Conference in New York City. The panel discussion is expected to start at approximately 8:45 a.m. EDT. A live webcast will be available on the Investor Relations section of Entergy's corporate website at www.entergy.com. A...

2014-08-06 16:32:07

Utility Will Replace All Cast Iron Pipe and Commits to Significantly Reduce Minor Leak Backlog--Helping Cut Emissions--by End of 2014 SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By the end of 2014, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will have replaced all 2,243 miles of its cast iron gas distribution pipe--which can be prone to leaks--with new, modern materials. This announcement makes PG&E one of the first utilities of comparable size and age to complete such an action....

2014-08-06 16:24:34

Webcast Available AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that Charles E. Jones, executive vice president and president, FirstEnergy Utilities, will participate in a panel discussion at the Goldman Sachs Power, Utilities, MLP & Pipeline Conference on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. The panel discussion, titled, "Balancing Organic Growth with M&A and Other Avenues for Value Creation," is scheduled to begin at approximately 9:30 a.m....

2014-08-06 08:36:17

Tiger Group and PPL Group conducting online sale for equipment formerly owned by environmental services company; bids close late August NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By order of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Tiger Group's Remarketing Services Division and PPL Group are auctioning excavators, loaders, tractors, service and pickup trucks, and other warehousing and office assets from the commercial contractor and environmental remediation company Allied Industries,...

2014-08-06 08:25:31

HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabine Oil & Gas LLC ("Sabine" or the "Company") today announced that Shane M. Bayless, the Company's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Company to pursue other opportunities. Bayless will step down effective with the closing of the previously announced merger with Forest Oil Corporation. Bayless has served as Sabine's CFO since its inception in 2007. His departure is in no way related to any issues...

2014-08-05 16:23:53

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: J. Patrick Keyes, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC) What: Goldman Sachs Power and Utility Conference Keyes will participate in a panel discussion focusing on utility industry issues. When: Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 8:30 a.m. Central time Where: Conrad New York Hotel 102 North End Ave....

2014-08-05 16:22:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) lifted the suspension and proposed debarment, and removed the statutory disqualification, previously imposed by the EPA. This action is subject to the condition that the Company continue to comply with the conditions of its existing plea agreement (previously announced January 3, 2013) resolving environmental violations relating to the Company's...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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