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2014-05-06 20:22:22

FORT WAYNE, Ind., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WaterFurnace Renewable Energy, Inc. (TSX: WFI) announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets and technology of Chillit Chillers, a growing manufacturer of innovative heating and cooling products located in Goshen, Indiana, USA. Chillit Chillers manufactures specialty chillers and geothermal heat pumps for large commercial and industrial applications. The company has seen increasing sales since its establishment...

2014-05-05 23:01:16

The public believes increased oil and gas production in the United States will help the national economy and increase energy independence, according to Chem Rock Technologies. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Domestic energy production has increased at a rapid rate in recent years, a trend that has benefited producers and improved economic conditions both in the U.S. and around the world. And while corporations have shown to be in favor of this trend, American citizens are equally enthusiastic about...

2014-05-05 08:22:13

New report outlines talent development strategies to spur North American competitiveness as a global energy exporter MILWAUKEE, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manpower, the global leader in contingent and permanent recruitment workforce solutions and part of ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), today released the report Strategies to Fuel the Energy Workforce and infographic. According to projections, jobs in the energy industry are expected to nearly double to 3 million by 2020(1), yet Manpower research...

2014-05-01 23:07:23

The company's cloud software platform quantifies and delivers predictable energy efficiency savings for a lower carbon future. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 EnergySavvy, a leading provider of energy efficiency cloud software to utilities and state programs, announces funding to accelerate product development and expand sales and marketing. Prelude Ventures, a San Francisco investment firm, leads the funding round with Prelude’s Managing Director Tim Woodward joining...

2014-04-30 23:24:17

Jorge Rosenblut, President of Endesa Chile, one of the largest utilities in the country, stated last week the urgent need for Chile to reactivate the electricity sector. London - UK (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Last week the President of Endesa, one of the biggest utilities in Chile, gave a speech at the Enersis annual convention (Enersis is part of the Endesa Group). He urged the new government to focus on the development of local sources of energy that are both sustainable and competitive....

2014-04-30 23:04:37

11 Countries Move Up in Hart Energy Research & Consulting’s Annual List; U.S. Slips Four Places Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Led by Singapore, 11 countries rose in Hart Energy Research & Consulting’s 2014 ranking of countries based on commitment to lower sulfur content in gasoline. Singapore, which did not regulate gasoline sulfur until October 2013, joined the Top 100 at 49th place with its move to a 50-parts-per-million (ppm) limit. China jumped eight places from...

2014-04-30 16:24:39

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Petroleum Institute announced today veteran Democratic policy strategist Louis Finkel will lead the oil and natural gas industry association's government relations efforts, becoming effective May 27. "Louis brings a unique mix of strategic vision, tactical experience and campaign management to lead our industry's advocacy efforts at the federal, state and local level," said API President and CEO Jack Gerard. "This is...

2014-04-29 08:25:00

DUBLIN, Apr. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/52x9tk/global_energy) has announced the addition of the "Global Energy Harvesting Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Energy harvesting devices are devices that convert ambient energy into electrical energy. Ambient energy is the energy available around us in the environment, such as solar, wind, and chemical energy. During...

2014-04-28 23:02:50

Market Publishers Ltd and iData Insights signed a partnership agreement for quality market research promotion on Internet. MarketPublishers.com is now authorised to distribute and sell research reports worked out by iData Insights. London, UK (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Market Publishers Ltd and iData Insights signed a partnership agreement for quality market research promotion on Internet. MarketPublishers.com is now authorised to distribute and sell research reports worked out by iData...

2014-04-28 23:02:01

Office of Energy Efficient Businesses offers free assessments to help business owners cut utility costs and reduce energy consumption. Windham, CT (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 The Connecticut Office of Energy Efficient Businesses (OEEB) is coming to Windham. OEEB is a state energy efficiency program designed to provide direct outreach to small businesses. OEEB’s engineers and analysts will meet with businesses to identify energy cost savings from energy efficiency work, energy procurement,...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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