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2014-02-27 16:21:43

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The advancements in efficiency, dependability and emission controls in clean diesel technology will ensure that diesel continues to be the overwhelming power source for trucking and global transportation for the next several decades, according to written testimony submitted today to a U.S. House transportation panel. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120201/MM46474LOGO The testimony to the U.S. House Highways and Transit...

2014-02-26 16:24:11

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR) today reported fourth quarter net income of $22.5 million, or $0.18 per share, and net income of $109.0 million , or $0.91 per share, for its fiscal year ended December 28, 2013. Sales and results of operations for the fourth quarter and fiscal year as compared to the same periods of the prior year are as follows: Fourth Quarter 2013 For the fourth quarter of 2013, the Company reported net sales of $428.7...

2014-02-25 12:22:56

DUBLIN, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sqrt67/dimethyl_ether ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Dimethyl Ether Market: Forecasts to 2023" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The global DME market has been witnessing many developments in recent years. DME is a preferred and widely accepted alternative fuel due to its clean burning...

2014-02-25 12:22:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that its Alternative Fuels Incentive Grant (AFIG) program will open March 1, providing an estimated $8 million in grants for the purchase or conversion of alternative fuel vehicles. "We are pleased to bring back this program, which provided more than $5 million to companies, organizations and innovators for alternative fuel projects last...

2014-02-20 08:24:18

HOUSTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ray Leonard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE: HDY) on Wednesday discussed new trends in oil exploration in Sub-Saharan Africa in an address to the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington, D.C. Leonard's talk, entitled "Africa in a New Oil World: the Game has Changed, but How?" describes the developing shift in Africa during the 2000-2030 period from production in the low cost onshore and shallow...

2014-02-19 16:21:35

Gained Access to 650,000 Metric Tons Coking Capacity Through Entrustment Arrangement PINGDINGSHAN, China, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOK) (the "Company" or "SinoCoking"), a vertically-integrated coal and coke processor, today announced its financial results for the fiscal 2014 second quarter ended December 31, 2013. Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter vs. Fiscal 2013 Second Quarter -- Total revenue decreased to $13.2...

2014-02-19 08:24:06

BREWSTER, N.Y., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Envirostar Corp., a leading environmental remediation company, announced an expanded service offering designed to address the alarming increase in ruptured residential fuel-oil tanks. Record climatic conditions have been playing havoc with aging underground storage tanks (UST) and resulted in a significantly higher failure rate of these tanks leading to an undetermined number of spilled gallons of hazardous oil. Home heating fuel oil...

2014-02-18 12:24:05

"The good news is clean diesel technology is already delivering significant environmental and climate benefits. It would take 60 new clean diesel trucks to produce the same level of emissions as a truck manufactured in 1988." WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement regarding today's announcement by President Obama on the development of new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas rules for medium and heavy duty...

2014-02-18 12:22:26

New Team Member Will Help Bridger Execute Organic Growth Opportunities DALLAS, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridger, LLC ("Bridger"), a crude oil marketing and midstream logistics company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced that Guillermo Grossi has joined the marketing and logistics team as a Managing Director focused on executing Bridger's strategy in the Rockies. Building on Bridger's operational success in all the major crude producing basins, Guillermo will play an integral...

2014-02-17 23:02:32

The global market for anaerobic digesters and landfill gas equipment was estimated at nearly $4.5 billion for 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $7 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 9.4% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Waste-Derived Biogas: Global Markets for Anaerobic Digestion Equipment, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.