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2013-09-25 08:23:16

BEIJING, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that in response to the preliminary non-binding proposal, dated September 4, 2013, from NewQuest Capital Partners, through its affiliated entity, CPI Ballpark Investments Ltd, and on behalf of its affiliates and the funds...

2013-09-23 08:23:07

BEIJING, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China, today announced that on September 17, 2013, Mr. Shadron Lee Stastney, a director of the Company, informed the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board") that he intended to resign from the Board with immediate effect and not seek re-election at the...

2013-08-28 08:22:08

BEIJING, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China ("China"), today announced that it will present and host one-on-one meetings with investors at the 2013 China Best Ideas Investment Conference to be held in Beijing on September 10, 2013. Liya Chen, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, and James...

2013-08-21 08:22:00

BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced additions to its Board of Directors and management team. Mr. Allard Nooy was appointed by the Company's Board of Directors as an independent non-executive director effective August 19, 2013. Mr. Nooy has more than 19 years of...

2013-08-12 08:23:37

BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China ("China"), today announced that it will hold its second quarter 2013 financial results conference call at 9:00 am ET on Friday, August 16, 2013. The Company anticipates releasing its financial results after the market close on Thursday, August 15,...

2013-08-06 16:30:48

Beechwood Landscape Architecture and Construction creates design-build garden niche for unique projects SOUTHAMPTON, N.J., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Beechwood Landscape Architecture and Construction, LLC is reinvigorating long ignored public spaces. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130806/PH58294) The firm's foray in transforming underused land for public reflection and enjoyment is evident in its two recently completed undertakings: a parish prayer garden and a...

2013-08-06 16:22:03

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Infrastructure, low-impact development and a healthy bottom line will be at the top of the list when leading experts on storm and surface-water quality get together August 18-22 to explore the newest water pollution prevention and mitigation technologies, share their recent experiences, and discuss strategies that are most effective in minimizing surface water pollution. (Logo:...

2013-07-17 12:22:32

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts on Stormwater Pollution Prevention and Shoreline Protection will gather here August 18-22 to explore the newest water pollution prevention technologies, Coastal Protection strategies, and share which recent approaches have proven most effective in minimizing surface water pollution and protecting communities and watersheds. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130529/LA22573LOGO) With NPDES compliance in mind,...

2013-07-16 08:31:28

ReportsnReports.com adds a new market research report titled "Landscaping Products to 2017" that says US demand for landscaping products is projected to grow 6.9% per year through 2017, reflecting a rebound in sales following the 2007-2009 recession and subsequent slow recovery DALLAS, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Improved construction activity will be the primary driver of growth for the US landscaping products market. An acceleration in sales of existing homes, a rebound in...

2013-07-09 12:22:24

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts on Stormwater and post-fire damage control will gather August 18-22 to explore the newest water pollution prevention and mitigation technologies, share experiences, and discuss strategies most effective in minimizing surface water pollution and protecting watersheds. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130529/LA22573LOGO) With NPDES compliance in mind, StormCon brings public officials, property owners, builders, site...


Latest Landscape Reference Libraries

Container garden
2013-08-21 10:16:39

A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...

Flower garden
2013-08-21 08:27:49

Flower gardens, used for beautification purposes, contain various flowering plants providing blooms all year long and can be elaborate or simple. Flower gardens come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. Formal flower gardens are planned out and serve as a multi-function garden, such as growing herbs around the border of a flower garden with edible blooms. Shrubs are also used in creating flower gardens suitable for plants requiring shade. A haphazard flower garden is one that is allowed to...

Cottage garden
2013-08-21 07:55:58

Cottage gardens, developed in England as functional gardens attached to cottages of the working class were simplistic in style and left to grow at will. These gardens contained vegetables and herbs, fruit trees, beehives and some livestock, such as pigs and chickens. Flowers were used as fillers for the empty spaces but soon gardens were designed just for the flowers. Cottage gardens were closed in with arbors or fencing made from hedges keeping the garden private. Gardeners will dress up...

Wildlife Garden
2013-08-05 11:00:54

A wildlife garden (or wild garden) provides a natural habitat for many species of wildlife/animals. Wildlife gardens can be parcels of land allowed to grow naturally or created by individuals with an interest in wildlife habitats. Gardeners will grow a wildlife garden in conjunction with their production/cash crop gardens as a means of attracting various species of wildlife to help control the pest and pollinate the flowers. Creating natural habitats that have otherwise disappeared will...

Naturescaping
2013-04-02 09:12:32

Naturescaping is a term that is in reference to a method of landscape design and landscaping that allows people, as well as nature, to exist. By including certain plants, particularly the native ones, into ones yard, one can attract beneficial insects, birds, and other creatures, and aid in keeping our rivers and streams in a healthy state. Widespread urban growth and urban sprawl over the last century has had an important impact on habitat that birds and other wildlife once called home....

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