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2010-11-30 13:16:00

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- iGotITtoo, a non-profit organization working to empower underserved communities by providing training in fundamental computer skills and education regarding social services, announces today that the Google, Inc.

2010-06-03 12:38:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google.org, the philanthropic arm of Internet giant Google, has donated 3,000 solar chargers to International Medical Corps, as a gift-in-kind valued at $216,000.

2009-10-06 13:20:46

Google announced Monday it is partnering with privately held Energy Inc to provide households with free energy management software, bypassing utilities' smart meters and potentially boosting energy efficiency.

2009-09-30 14:39:41

Google has unveiled plans to write software that would fully integrate plug-in hybrid vehicles to the power grid, minimize strain on the grid and help utilities manage vehicle-charging load.

2009-06-10 13:48:15

Google Inc is approaching its goal of developing and producing electricity from renewable energy sources that will be cheaper than coal.

2009-05-13 12:33:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Geothermal power is poised for dramatic growth, and the companies that will bring new renewable power to the West will be converging on Seattle for the next Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) "Technology, Finance, and Development Workshop" on June 3. Among the presenters at the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) event will be: Spokespersons for companies leading new technology innovation and project development, including Paul Thomsen of Ormat...

2009-05-05 11:28:00

WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Geothermal industry leaders and experts will present a Geothermal Showcase at the Newseum in Washington, DC, Wednesday afternoon, from noon to 5:00 pm.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.