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2014-07-07 04:21:25

LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amongst a background of continued and prolonged threats to the energy sector, such as the Heartbleed Bug vulnerability, Havex Remote Access Trojan and the on going concerns of the capabilities of advisary groups like Energetic Bear, the Cyber Senate has gathered a strategic panel of influential global leaders who will convene in London, United Kingdom September 29th and 30th, and Sacramento California, October 6th and 7th, to address the...

2014-07-01 16:31:20

JUNO BEACH, Fla., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) and its wholly owned subsidiary, NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP), today announced that NextEra Energy Partners has closed its previously announced initial public offering of 16,250,000 common units, representing limited partner interests, at a price of $25.00 per common unit. In connection with the initial public offering, the underwriters have exercised in full their option to purchase an...

2014-06-30 04:20:52

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Puma Energy, a global integrated midstream and downstream energy company, has today announced the acquisition of InterOil Corporation (NYSE:IOC) subsidiary companies that own refining and fuels marketing businesses in Papua New Guinea for US$525.6 million, which includes adjustments for cash and working capital. Under the deal, which represents Puma Energy's first investment in Papua New Guinea, Puma will acquire...

2014-06-27 08:22:38

JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) and its wholly owned subsidiary, NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP), today announced that NextEra Energy Partners has priced an initial public offering of 16,250,000 common units, representing limited partner interests, at a price of $25.00 per common unit. In addition, the underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,437,500 common units from NextEra Energy Partners at the initial...

2014-06-26 23:05:04

Utilities Power Rental market report analyzes the utilities service market by application and geographies. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/utilities-power-rental-reports-5298700619.html. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 With the increase in global population, the demand for power is also increasing, which forces governments to provide permanent power solutions to the people. Developing permanent power solutions require huge investments and time. Also, developing countries with rapid...

Research Shows Net Energy Analysis Should Become A Standard Policy Tool
2014-06-26 03:25:53

By Mark Shwartz, Stanford University Policymakers should conduct "net energy analyses" when evaluating the long-term sustainability of energy technologies, according to new Stanford University research. Net energy analysis provides a quantitative way to compare the amount of energy a technology produces over its lifetime with the energy required to build and maintain it. The technique can complement conventional energy planning, which often focuses on minimizing the financial cost of...

2014-06-24 08:23:56

Execs focused on accelerated growth strategies, transforming business models; Cite energy costs, regulatory landscape, cyber-threats as significant challenges HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more energy executives believe the United States can attain energy independence within the next 15 years, eliminating the U.S. dependency for foreign energy sources, according to the results of the 12(th) annual Energy Industry Outlook Survey conducted by the KPMG Global Energy...

2014-06-20 23:03:06

Today marks the final day of Energypath 2014, Pennsylvania’s largest sustainable energy conference, continuing with the conference portion of the week-long educational event, featuring: sustainable energy seminars, an expo with a diverse group of exhibitors and a science fair for middle school and high school students, presented by Community Energy, Inc. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Fifteen projects were submitted by high school and middle school students focusing on renewable...

2014-06-19 23:05:58

“Intelen Inc, the leading energy efficiency analytics and customer engagement company, will be a Platinum Sponsor at the 2014 Grid Edge Energy conference in San Diego CA, June 24-25 New York, NY (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Intelen Inc, the leading energy efficiency analytics and customer engagement company, will be a Platinum Sponsor at the 2014 Grid Edge Energy conference in San Diego CA, June 24-25. Intelen will exhibit two key cloud products in San Diego: Intelen DiG for Utilities that...

2014-06-19 23:01:59

Nora Mead Brownell, co-founder of ESPY Energy Solutions, LLC and former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission member, received the 2014 Epstein Award at the Energypath 2014 keynote dinner. Each year at Energypath, Sustainable Energy Fund presents the Epstein Award to recognize an individual's contributions over a lifetime in moving society towards a sustainable energy future. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Brownell’s distinguished career includes work as a member of the...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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