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2014-04-28 08:24:19

Nuclear Matters Failing to Disclose Exelon as Primary Funder; C2ES Misleads by Not Mentioning Heavy Utility Industry Funding in 4/28 Nat'l Press Club Briefing Announcement WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two organizations that inexplicably are getting a pass from most news media outlets in the United States - Nuclear Matters and the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) - are, in fact, de facto nuclear industry front groups that have failed entirely to be transparent about...

2014-04-25 23:08:21

Energy Watch Group says energy independence from Russia can only be achieved with renewable energies Berlin, Germany (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 That Europe must free itself from dependence on Russian energy as quickly as possible is undisputed. But as a new analysis from the Energy Watch Group (EWG) shows, the diversification of natural gas supplier countries is not an option. Russia recently threatened to withhold natural gas supplies from Ukraine, thereby deliberately putting the EU under...

2014-04-24 12:31:53

Three-Year Project an Experiment in Resource-Efficient Building and Remodeling BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An energy-inefficient, late 1920's vintage bungalow in West Lafayette, Ind., will become a living laboratory for appliance and resource efficiency research thanks to a combined effort by the Whirlpool Corporation and Purdue University. As part of corporate commitments to sustainability and advancements in the home building and remodeling industries,...

2014-04-23 23:01:27

Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the “Company”), the creators of the LED with a lifetime guarantee™, yesterday celebrated the achievement of $2.2 billion in energy costs savings in 2013 from efficient LED lighting; consequently eliminating 404.5 million tons of carbon emissions from polluting our planet. The Company’s Forever LED Lights are the only LED lights on the market with a lifetime guarantee, exclusively administered by McCusker & Company and backed by Service...

2014-04-23 12:23:50

Fort Mill Facility Demonstrates Superior Energy Efficiency TICKER SYMBOL (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) FORT MILL, SC, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced that its Corporate Operations Center in Fort Mill, SC has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency, while meeting...

2014-04-23 12:21:13

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pjmgxr/energy_efficient) has announced the addition of the "Energy Efficient Low Horsepower AC Motors Market (2013 - 2018): Product, Current, Application & Geography" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pjmgxr/energy_efficient ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The...

2014-04-22 23:07:44

In celebration of Earth Day – and as a way to encourage the widespread use of non-polluting energy sources – The Climate Group and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) have teamed up to create a Facebook campaign designed to accelerate the adoption of solar energy in the United States. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 In celebration of Earth Day – and as a way to encourage the widespread use of non-polluting energy sources – The Climate Group and the Solar Energy...

2014-04-22 23:01:49

The United States government has pursued energy policies based on “the mistaken belief in the unproven science that claims carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from burning of fossil fuels is the major cause of recent and future warming of the Earth,” write naval veterans Admiral Thomas B. Hayward, Vice Admiral Edward S. Briggs, and Captain Donald K. Forbes in a new report for The Heartland Institute. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The United States government has pursued energy...

2014-04-22 16:23:47

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: North and South America Solar Photovoltaic Market Outlook to 2030 - Installed Capacity, Market Size, Risk Analysis, Market Saturation and Company Profiles http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/alternative_renewable/solar_power/north_south_america_solar_photovoltaic_market_outlook_2030_installed_capacity_market_size_risk_analysis_market_saturation_company_profiles.html North and...

2014-04-22 12:23:57

Activities include ENERGY STAR Most Efficient TV give away and PSA to encourage families to save energy and money WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA has joined forces again with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the "Team ENERGY STAR" program. Now in its third year, Team ENERGY STAR teaches kids and their families how saving energy helps save money and prevent climate change with fun educational activities and energy-saving actions they can...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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