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2014-08-22 08:22:05

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Biochar Market - Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The global commercial biochar production volume (excluding China) was about 100 Kilo tons in 2013 with the maximum percentage share held by North America, followed by Asia Pacific, Europe and Rest of the World with the...

2014-08-22 08:21:51

SHANGHAI, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that JinkoSolar Power Co., Ltd.("Jinko Power"), a subsidiary of the Company has signed project investment agreements with the local government of Hengfeng county in Jiangxi Province to develop totally 100 MW PV projects. Jinko Power will own the projects and will manage the project investment and EPC as...

2014-08-22 08:21:43

- $2.8 billion sale price includes ownership interest in 11 power plants and Duke Energy Retail Sales CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced Dynegy will buy its non-regulated Midwest Commercial Generation Business for $2.8 billion in cash, which includes ownership interests in 11 power plants and Duke Energy Retail Sales, the company's competitive retail business in Ohio. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "This...

2014-08-22 08:20:34

HOUSTON, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), the leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference to be held in New York City, September 2 - 4, 2014. Jonathan E. Baliff, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bristow Group, and John H. Briscoe, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present on Wednesday,...

Powderhorn Ranch
2014-08-22 03:45:45

Texas Parks & Wildlife, Laurey Peat + Associates Donations used for Landmark $37.7 Million Acquisition A multi-partner coalition including the Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPW) Foundation today announced the purchase of the 17,351-acre Powderhorn Ranch along the Texas coast in Calhoun County. The acquisition will conserve a spectacular piece of property that is one of the largest remaining tracts of unspoiled coastal prairie in the state. At $37.7 million it is the largest dollar...

sunscreen toxic to marine creatures
2014-08-22 04:55:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Be careful with the sunscreen the next time you hit the beach for your vacation, as new research appearing in the journal Environmental Science & Technology suggests some ingredients in the protective substance could be harmful to some forms of marine life. In their study, experts from the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (IMEDEA), a research center jointly operated by the Spanish National Research Council and the...

2014-08-21 23:16:12

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “China Electric Vehicle Industry Report, 2014” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 As for foreign companies, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen, etc. have entered the Chinese market in succession. BMW plans to introduce three electric vehicle models within 2014; Volkswagen AG will embark on electric car production in China from 2016; Tesla Model S has posted sales volume of 1,545 vehicles in the first half of 2014, targeting to hit...

2014-08-21 23:15:32

Additional support to better serve expanding customer base Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and applications engineering solutions, today announced that Karrah Diehl has been hired as a technical administrator serving customers from the Rochester Hills headquarters. Ms. Diehl brings her tremendous skill set and career experiences to Plymouth Technology. She most recently worked at...

2014-08-21 23:11:03

A&R Metal Recycling Company is going through a major expansion. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 A&R Metal Recycling Company - http://www.armetalrecyclers.com, a company that buys and processes ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and offers waste management programs for scrap metals and equipment to commercial customers, today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Commenting on the Company’s second quarter results, Mike Evans, founder of...

2014-08-21 23:09:59

Lactic Acid Market & Polylactic Acid Market report report provides a comprehensive review of main market drivers, challenges, and key issues in the market. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 According to new market research report, “Lactic acid Market by Application (Biodegradable polymer, Food & Beverage, Personal care & Pharmaceutical) & Polylactic acid Market by Application (Packaging, Agriculture, Automobile, Electronics, Textile) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts...


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Skeleton Tarantula, Ephebopus murinus
2014-08-29 11:32:08

The Skeleton Tarantula (Ephebopus murinus) is a species of spider belonging to the Theraphosidae family, a sub-family of Aviculariinae. This New World species is native to several South American countries. Its common name comes from the skeleton-like markings on its legs. The generic name, Ephebopus comes from the Greek meaning “youthful” plus “foot”, and the specific name, murinus is from the Latin meaning “mouse-colored”. The adult E. murinus normally grows to a leg span of...

Western Toad, Anaxyrus Boreas
2014-08-29 10:52:14

The Western Toad, Anaxyrus boreas, or more commonly known as Bufo boreas, is a large toad species of western North America. It grows to between 5.6 and 13 centimeters long. It has a white or cream colored dorsal stripe, and is dusky gray or greenish dorsally with skin glands concentrated within the dark blotches. Its parotoid glands are oval shaped, widely separated, and larger than the upper eyelids. It features a mottled venter and horizontal pupils but it lacks cranial crests. Compared...

Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad, Atelopus Varius
2014-08-29 09:49:13

The Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad, Atelopus varius, known also as the clown frog, is a neo-tropical true toad belonging to the family Bufonidae. Ranging once from Costa Rica to Panama, A. varius is currently listed as critically endangered and has been decreased to a single remnant population near Quepos, Costa Rica and is assumed to be extinct within Panama. Some recent variation in the air temperature, precipitation, stream flow patterns, and the following spread of a pathogenic...

Arenal Volcano
2014-08-28 11:31:44

Arenal Volcano, also known as Volcán Arenal, is an active stratovolcano that is located in northwestern Costa Rica. It can be found in Arenal Volcano National Park and was one of Costa Rica’s most active volcanoes until 2010. This volcano has a small crater and several eruptive vents and is the youngest of all active volcanoes in Costa Rica. Arenal Volcano has produced some violent eruptions, including the eruption of 1968, which covered three villages, killed eighty-seven people, and...

Mount Nyiragongo
2014-08-28 11:22:30

Mount Nyiragongo is an active stratovolcano that is located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This volcano is part of the Virunga Mountains and is located in Virunga National Park. It reaches an elevation of 11,385 feet and has a crater that reaches 1.2 miles in width. This crater typically holds a lava lake that has varied between 2,000 and 10,660 feet in depth. It is not known how long this volcano has been active, but at least 34 eruptions have been recorded since 1882. Mount...

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