Latest Oakville AVA Stories

2010-06-24 06:10:00

NAPA VALLEY, California, June 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Video Available via: http://www.groasis.com/download/Robert_Mondavi_Winery_Groasis_waterboxx _experiment_30_sec.zip and http://www.groasis.com/download/Robert_Mondavi_Winery_Groasis_waterboxx _experiment_15_sec.zip (Due to the length of these URLs, it may be necessary to copy and paste the hyperlinks into your Internet browser's URL address field.

2010-06-22 08:40:00

NAPA VALLEY, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Groasis waterboxx, a groundbreaking solution to deforestation, water depletion and food shortage will kick off a historic project with Robert Mondavi Winery, June 23rd at 10:00 am, 7801 St Helena Highway, Oakville, California.

2009-09-29 11:36:08

Pennsylvania State University engineers say they have created a microbial electrolysis system that can produce hydrogen from wastewater. The first demonstration of the device is underway at the Napa Wine Co. in Oakville, Calif.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.