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2011-07-27 13:24:00

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection President and CEO Terry Boston is the recipient of the IEEE Power and Energy Society's (PES) Leadership in Power Award. IEEE has its roots in the late 1800s with the emergence of electricity and the establishment of its founding organization, the American Institute of Electrical Engineers. Billed as the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology, IEEE has more than 400,000 members in 160...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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