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2014-09-17 20:20:50

Bakken Net Unrisked Resource Potential Totals 4.1 Billion Boe, More Than 17x Greater than Current Bakken Proved Developed Reserves OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: CLR) plans to conduct its 2014 Investor and Analyst Day meeting tomorrow, Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. CT. An audio webcast and presentation materials will be available before 8:00 a.m. CT on the day of the event and can be found on the Company's website...

2014-09-17 16:23:08

LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand response refers to the change in electricity usage by an end-user in response to signals from the grid operators or utilities. The end-user's participation in a program of this nature is a response to factors such as: greater awareness, an increased sense of responsibility, incentive pricing and new tariff schemes. Demand response programs are designed primarily to shift or curtail load for a short period of time; they are primarily of two...

2014-09-17 16:22:48

DETROIT, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy is ranked highest in customer satisfaction with residential natural gas service in the Midwestern U.S. among large utilities, according to the J.D. Power 2014 Gas Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study(SM) released today. The study, now in its 13(th) year, measures residential customer satisfaction with gas utility companies across six factors: billing and payment; price; corporate citizenship; communications; customer...

2014-09-17 16:22:45

Favorable Regulatory Environment and Rural Electrification Plans to Jump-start Market Growth LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This research analyzes the Asia-Pacific microgrid market. The Asia-Pacific microgrid market is in its early stage with several pilot projects invested in by the electricity utilities in the region. The study covers market trends, regulatory policies, business models, value chain, revenue forecast, pricing trends, and business case studies of microgrid...

2014-09-17 16:22:16

- China returns to top spot thanks to aggressive targets and efforts to open up the market to foreign investors NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's renewables market is the most attractive destination for investors looking to invest in the sector, according to EY's Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI) published today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130701/NY40565LOGO-b The RECAI ranks 40 renewables markets on the attractiveness of their...

2014-09-17 12:22:52

LONDON, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LNG projects are among the largest and most challenging energy projects, requiring billions of dollars - and in some cases tens of billions of dollars - of investment. Few companies can afford to finance such projects from their balance sheets. So it has become common practice to use non-recourse or limited-recourse project financing. In a recent exclusive interview we spoke to Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ's Head of Project...

2014-09-17 08:23:35

VANCOUVER, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Smartcool Systems Inc. (TSX-V: SSC) is pleased to provide an update on the beta testing initiative announced on July 8, 2014 and updated on August 13, 2014 with a Florida-based food distribution firm. The goal of this testing is to determine the impact of the Smartcool technology on compressor optimization and the amount of fuel being reduced due to the Smartcool technology. As previously reported the Smartcool technology has shown on average...

2014-09-17 08:23:15

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR) announces that the Diamond Green Diesel (DGD) facility in Norco, LA, the Company's joint venture with Valero Energy Corporation, commenced the start-up process on September 15, 2014, following a fire incident on August 3, 2014. The quicker than expected turn-around should bring DGD back into full production by next week. As previously announced, the name-plate capacity will be increased to 11,000...

2014-09-17 08:22:57

CLEAR Identifies User Trends, Water "Hogs" and Damaging Leaks for Strained Water Districts REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dropcountr, the leading provider of digital water conservation solutions, today released its first flagship utility product CLEAR, a meter-agnostic Meter Data Management (MDM) platform that enables utilities to efficiently meet increasing state and federal water conservation goals. Ushering in a new wave of smart monitoring and efficient...

2014-09-17 08:22:45

MarketOptimizer.org adds new report "Wind Turbine Gearbox and Direct-Drive Systems, 2014 Update - Global Market Size, Gearbox Refurbishments, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020" to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Wind Turbine Gearbox and Direct-Drive Systems, 2014 Update - Global Market Size, Gearbox Refurbishments, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020" is the latest report, the industry analysis specialists that offer...


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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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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