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2014-09-17 23:03:51

GE Lighting’s 100-watt A-line replacement LED bulb has earned recognition from two influential lighting industry organizations. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 GE Lighting’s 100-watt A-line replacement LED bulb has earned recognition from two influential lighting industry organizations. The American Lighting Association (ALA) has chosen the bulb as a winner of its Lighting for Tomorrow competition, and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) has chosen to include the consumer lighting...

2014-09-16 16:22:30

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Under new refrigerator efficiency standards that went into effect yesterday, consumers can cut utility bills by purchasing a new refrigerator. The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) developed a website, www.CoolEnergySavings.org, to assist consumers in understanding the U.S. Department of Energy's new energy efficiency standards and the corresponding yellow EnergyGuide labels. The new standards reduce full-size...

2014-09-12 12:22:25

BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holcim (US) Inc. announced today that four of its plants earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) prestigious ENERGY STAR(®). "Holcim is grateful to, once again, be awarded for our commitment to sustainability," said Filiberto Ruiz, president and CEO of Holcim (US) and Aggregate Industries US. "We understand how important it is for our facilities to have corporate values in place that help protect the environment and we...

2014-09-04 23:12:54

The state of Illinois has recognized Alpha Controls & Services for completing effective energy saving projects for public facilities in the program year 2014 as part of the state’s Energy Now Program that offers rebates for energy saving projects. ROCKFORD, Ill (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The state of Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) officially recognized Alpha Controls & Services as a leader in implementing energy saving projects for public...

2014-08-25 08:22:28

LG's Revolutionary Super-Efficient Clothes Dryer Has Potential to Significantly Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global home appliance leader LG Electronics has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2014 ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award for its revolutionary new EcoHybrid(TM) Heat Pump Dryer. The annual award is given to innovative technologies that meet rigorous performance criteria to reduce energy...

2014-08-19 12:32:09

LG's Unique TurboWash Washer and Flagship Door-in-Door Refrigerator Earn Coveted Industry Recognition from TWICE ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's leading home appliance dealers have singled out LG Electronics home appliances as this year's top performers in the highly competitive laundry and refrigerator categories. LG's new front-control top-load TurboWash(TM) washer and LG's mega-capacity Door-in-Door(TM) 3-door refrigerator earned the coveted 2014...

2014-08-18 08:30:40

Midwest's Preeminent Non-Profit Organization of Home Energy Pros Has Helped Thousands of Homeowners and Builders Since 2004 CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Homebuilding in Illinois has come a long way since 2004. Back then, the state had no uniform building code at all, and now Illinois enforces one of the most excellent energy codes in the world. Every home built from Chicago to St. Louis is required to be designed for energy efficiency, and tested for airtightness and duct...

2014-07-31 23:16:15

Sustainability reporting software company Measurabl has launched Utility Sync, a new service that allows companies to automatically collect utility data and transfer it into ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®, radically simplifying sustainability data management practices. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Sustainability reporting software company Measurabl has launched Utility Sync, a new service that allows companies to automatically fetch utility data and transfer it into ENERGY...

2014-07-31 20:21:24

AURORA, Ohio, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TCP International Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: TCPI), a leading global manufacturer and distributor of energy efficient lighting technologies will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, after market close on Thursday, August 7, 2014. The company will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter results at 4:30 P.M. Eastern Time (1:30 P.M. Pacific Time) on Thursday, August 7, 2014. Chief Executive Officer,...

2014-07-24 12:23:26

MINNEAPOLIS, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARCI) today announced that it will report second quarter financial results for the period ended June 28, 2014, after the market closes on August 6, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140210/CG62255LOGO The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, August 7, 2014, to discuss its second quarter financial results. To participate in the conference...


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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