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2014-07-15 12:30:57

American Forest & Paper Association releases biennial sustainability report WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) today released its 2014 Sustainability Report, which exhibits the U.S. pulp, paper, packaging and wood products industry's significant contributions to sustainability across the value chain, including measurable progress toward achieving its Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 sustainability goals. To view the...

2014-07-15 12:30:38

ALBANY, New York, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Floating Production Systems Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019." The report analyzes and forecasts the floating production systems market in terms of revenue. According to the report, the floating production systems market was valued at USD 12,616.0 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 38,752.7...

2014-07-15 12:23:50

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunpreme Inc., a US-based solar photovoltaic company that designs and manufactures its own cells and panels, announced the commissioning of a 82kWh rooftop solar system at the Gurudwara Sahib, Fremont, California. The system is one of the largest rooftop solar installations to use Sunpreme's advanced solar PV technology that will generate 150,000kWh of clean, emission free electricity annually - while providing a centerpiece to their...

2014-07-15 12:22:53

New station is Piedmont's tenth CNG fueling station in Company's three-state service area and second station in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) officially opened its latest CNG fueling station today in Nashville, Tennessee. The new CNG station is the Company's tenth overall and their second fueling station in Nashville. Piedmont Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Karl Newlin, joined by Nashville Mayor Karl...

2014-07-15 12:22:52

Poster Communicates Top 20 Questions Every Utility Should Ask RALEIGH, N.C., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster Solutions announces publication of a new infographic focused on the most important questions utilities should answer when evaluating smart meters. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110126/SF35872LOGO-a The infographic focuses on important meter evaluation criteria for utilities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. "Market...

2014-07-15 08:23:13

HOUSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.335 per share, or $1.34 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable on Sept. 9, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 12, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20061030/CLM051LOGO Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), a FORTUNE 500 company, is one of North America's leading pipeline and midstream companies....

2014-07-15 08:23:01

PIPESTONE, Minn., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juhl Renewable Energy Systems, Inc. a subsidiary of Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company") and an experienced provider of solar, wind and battery storage systems for homeowners, small business, municipal governments, schools and farming operations, is pleased to announce that its been named as lead contractor for all rooftop installations through Solar Chicago, a new program serving Chicago, Illinois and several neighboring...

2014-07-15 08:22:48

Annual Clean Edge Report Finds California, Massachusetts, Oregon, Colorado, & New York Lead Among States; San Francisco, San Jose, San Diego, Portland, & Sacramento Lead Among Metros PORTLAND, Ore., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Edge, a leading clean-tech research firm, today released its 2014 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index. The Index, which tracks the clean-tech activities of all 50 states and the 50 largest metro areas in the U.S. - from EV and renewables adoption to patent and...

2014-07-15 08:22:27

Customers get the benefits of solar power and reduce monthly bills FALL RIVER, MA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Liberty Utilities Energy Solutions recently partnered with Astrum Solar, a national residential solar installer, to bring a residential solar program to Liberty Utilities customers. The venture brings together two established and trusted brands with reputations for customer service and reliability. Going solar provides the following customer benefits: -- Monthly savings -...

2014-07-15 08:22:25

MENTOR, Ohio, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT: EGAS) ("Gas Natural" or the "Company"), a holding company operating local natural gas utility companies serving approximately 73,000 customers in seven states, today commented on an erroneous report by TheDeal correspondent Amanda Levin that was published at TheStreet.com on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:56 AM EDT. The erroneous report claimed that the Company was engaging in a process to put itself up for sale....


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Optimal Energy Joule
2014-06-18 06:24:29

The Joule was produced by Optimal Energy based in Cape Town, South Africa. It was an electric six-seat passenger car first thought of in 2004. It was shown to the public at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. Changes were made and shown again at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Production of the Joule stopped in April 2012 and Optimal Energy announced it was closing down in June 2012. The Joule was an electric car designed by Keith Helfet, who also designed the Jaguar XJ220 and the Jaguar F-type...

Solar Impulse
2014-04-11 10:27:07

The Solar Impulse is a Swiss made long-range solar-powered aircraft project. It was developed at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. The project’s goal is to circle the Earth with a piloted fixed-wing aircraft, powered only by solar energy. Bertrand Piccard, a Swiss aeronaut leads the project who was a co-pilot with Andre Borsch berg a Swiss businessman, in the first balloon to circle the Earth non-stop. The Swiss aircraft is a single-seat monoplane which can stay airborne...

ZENN Motor Company
2014-01-06 10:48:03

The ZENN or "Zero Emissions No Noise" Motor Company is a Canadian company that initially produced small lead-acid electric vehicles. It is currently focused on gaining the rights to electric storage capacitor technology. Ian Clifford, Marek Warunkiewicz and Probyn Gayle are the co-founders of Feel Good Cars, later renamed ZENN Motor Company. The first prototype the company produced was a Dauphine Electric vehicle based on the Renault Dauphine. The all-electric prototype went on display at...

Stellar Astrophysics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The prominent feature that allows for the existence of life on Earth is the Sun. Radiation from our closest star provides heat and energy to our planet, driving biological processes and providing the necessary conditions for liquid water to naturally exist. But our Sun is only but one star in this vast Universe. And as it turns out, most stars are quite different than the one that illuminates our day. For this reason, scientists have, for hundreds of years, attempted to study the other...

Antarctic Sea Urchin (Sterechinus Neumayeri)
2012-04-17 11:36:15

The Antarctic Sea Urchin (Sterechinus neumayeri), is a species of sea urchin in the family Echinidae. It is found in the Antarctic Ocean living on the seafloor. It is common around the circumpolar waters, including the Balleny Islands, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Terra Nova Bay, and Victoria Land. It is found at depths of about 820 feet. The colors of this species range from bright red to dull purple and can grow to 2 inches in diameter. The test (shell) is globular with...

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