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2014-10-20 08:23:11

GUELPH, ON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSXV: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the Company") today announced four new orders totalling $1.7 million which brings Q3 orders to $5.8 million and provides a good start to Q4. The orders are for three odour control projects in North America and one in the Middle East. "We continue to bid new projects at record levels," said Peter Bruijns, President & CEO. "Total bidding activity and bid values were higher at the end of Q3 than they...

2014-10-20 08:23:09

MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will highlight its expertise across the LNG supply chain at the Texas Natural Gas Summit, to be held in Austin on October 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b Linde is one of the exhibitors at the event (booth #43), which will be held at the Palmer Events Center, and which is...

2014-10-20 08:23:06

World's first collaboration platform to achieve environmental and energy management systems standards HONG KONG, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribose has become the world's first collaboration platform to achieve certification to the ISO 14001:2004 and ISO 50001:2011 international standards. ISO 14001:2004 helps organizations minimize their environmental footprint by setting out criteria for environmental management systems, while ISO 50001:2011 improves the energy performance of...

2014-10-20 08:22:59

Gov. Snyder Declares Oct. 20-26 Carbon Monoxide Safety and Awareness Week JACKSON, Mich., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As leaves change color and cooler fall temperatures signal the start-up of furnaces across Michigan, Consumers Energy urges residents to protect themselves against carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. The toxic gas is colorless, odorless and tasteless, and can be produced when home appliances aren't operating or venting properly. Gov. Rick Snyder has declared Oct. 20...

2014-10-20 08:21:31

Electric and Hybrid Vehicles to Reach 12M Units by 2021, 10 Percent of Light Vehicle Production BOSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In September 2014, Tesla announced the construction of the Gigafactory that will raise capacity to assemble battery cells and packs to supply up to 500,000 electric vehicles a year. Auto makers have also planned to develop more plug-in hybrid models. From these announcements, the Strategy Analytics Automotive Electronics Service (AES) report, OEM...

2014-10-20 08:21:28

Davenport, Iowa Ford dealership offers top-rated hybrid model DAVENPORT, Iowa, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 2015 Ford C-Max at Dahl Ford is a practical and efficient model that provides drivers and passengers with impressive safety features. Independent sources have rated the 2015 Ford C-Max Hybrid and the 2015 Ford C-Max Energi as the top models available in the hybrid car segment. Consumers looking for an economical, eco-conscious hatchback hybrid with exemplary safety...

2014-10-20 08:20:58

"Opportunity for global leadership and lasting legacy" HOBART, Australia, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As representatives of the 25 Members((1)) of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) meet in Hobart, where they will decide the fate of two key protection proposals in the Ross Sea and East Antarctica, the Antarctic Ocean Alliance (AOA) called on the member countries to honour their conservation commitments and finally agree to lasting and...

2014-10-20 04:20:43

GUELPH, Ontario, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it will introduce a new, groundbreaking Diamond module at the upcoming Solar Power International (SPI) exhibition. The Diamond module, also known as the double module, utilizes heat-strengthened glass instead of the traditional polymer backsheet. The Diamond module is PID free with anti-PID cells...

2014-10-18 23:01:35

The continued existence of RPSs, as well as new biomass energy technology, is expected to continue allowing industry players to compete with other energy-generation technologies in the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Biomass Power industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The Biomass Power industry has grown at a healthy rate in the five years to 2014. The industry's...

2014-10-18 23:00:35

Naturally occurring asbestos minerals may be more widespread than previously thought, with newly discovered sources now identified within the Las Vegas metropolitan area. The asbestos-rich areas are in locations not previously considered to be at risk, according to new report that will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America (GSA) in Vancouver, Canada, on Sunday, 20 October. (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Asbestos Likely More Widespread Than Previously Thought...


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Papaver rhoeas
2014-10-16 11:37:39

Papaver rhoeas is a species of flowering plant. The common, widespread plant may also be referred to as the Corn poppy, the Corn rose, the Field poppy, Flanders poppy, the Red poppy, the Red weed coquelicot and the Headache. This member of the poppy family Papaveraceae, can be found in Europe in agricultural fields, roadsides and wasteland. The plant is known to give off a foul odor and is considered an agricultural weed. P. rhoeas will often flower in late spring or in the warmer fall...

Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Papaver nudicaule
2014-10-15 11:29:10

Papaver nudicaule is a flowering plant species. This species may also be referred to as the Arctic poppy or the Iceland poppy. The species belongs to the Papaveraceae family. This plant is a short- lived species that is commonly grown as a biennial or annual plant. P. nudicaule plants can be found in the Asian mountain areas and north into arctic regions in Europe and North America. P. nudicaule produces large, fragrant flowers that can be grown in a variety of different colors from white,...

Nelumbo nucifera
2014-10-15 11:26:21

Nelumbo nucifera is a flowering plant species. This plant may also be commonly referred to as the Indian lotus, the Sacred lotus, Bean of India or simply, Lotus. N. nucifera is an aquatic plant and along with one other species, it makes up the Nelumbonaceae family. The species is a perennial plant meaning it lives longer than 2 years. In fact, the oldest lotus germination was found in northeastern China and came from seeds that were 1,300 years old. N. nucifera is rooted on the bottom of...

Hydrastis canadensis
2014-10-15 11:19:10

Hydrastis canadensis is an herb species. This herb may also be referred to as orangeroot or yellow puccoon and most commonly, Goldenseal. It is a perennial herb, meaning the species survives longer than 2 years. H. canadensis belongs to the Ranunculales family and can be found in southeastern Canada and northeastern United States. H. canadensis has a purple stem with tiny hairs that grow above ground. It has a thick, tangled rootstock or underground stem. This species produces 2 leaves....

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