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2008-07-28 03:00:35

By Hagadone, Zach Overcoming the obstacles of future demands on energy are only part of the challenges facing energy providers, IDACORP President and CEO LaMont Keen told some of the state's biggest economic movers. "We are in some interesting times in the energy sector in this country," he said. "Energy is the oxygen of the economy - no energy, no economy." Keen, who as IDACORP CEO also runs Idaho Power Co., addressed the group as part of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce's 19th...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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