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2011-02-21 01:59:00

LONDON, February 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the latest High Speed Rail (HSR) construction contract of EUR7.2 Billion being awarded in July and the EIB recently investing EUR900million into a new HSR project in Spain, it's clear to see that HSR continues to be investment attractive.

2011-02-08 18:45:00

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2011-01-25 10:00:00

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonoma Mountain Village earned the highest rating -Platinum-from the prestigious U.S.

2010-12-14 11:05:39

High-speed trains consume 29% less energy than conventional trains per passenger transported, and reduce CO2 emissions by the same proportion.

2010-12-06 09:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The highest environmental award in Michigan, the "OEPY," is being presented tomorrow (Tuesday) to national Brownfield redevelopment authority Dr. James Harless, CHMM, vice president of Plymouth, Mich.-based Soil and Materials Engineering Inc.

2010-12-03 11:20:00

China media reported that a Chinese passenger train hit a record speed of 302 miles per hour on Friday during a test run of a yet-to-be opened link between Beijing and Shanghai.

2010-11-30 05:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Edens & Avant announces that Mosaic has achieved Silver Certification as a LEED for Neighborhood Development Plan.

2010-06-15 13:30:00

EUGENE, Ore., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), the bank holding company for Pacific Continental Bank, today announced that it was recently honored and recognized by The Seattle Times as one of the Northwest region's top 20 companies of the decade.

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