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2014-06-16 12:22:55

5 CEOs to Discuss Utility Challenges, Including Integrating Distributed Generation TULSA, Okla., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell Corp. -- Five electric utility CEOs have signed on to speak during the sixth annual, Electric Light & Power Executive Conference on Feb. 2, 2015, at the Omni San Diego Hotel. The CEOs will discuss the electric utility industry's biggest challenges of the next five years, especially disruptions caused by distributed generation....

2014-01-28 08:24:10

Winners were announced live at DistribuTECH awards dinner SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The editors of POWERGRID International magazine--the official publication of DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition--and parent company PennWell Corp. on Jan. 27 announced winners of the magazine's annual electric utility Projects of the Year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110627/DA26630LOGO) POWERGRID International Editor in Chief Teresa Hansen announced the four...

2014-01-22 12:21:10

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from the world's largest utilities will participate in this year's DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition to be held next week in San Antonio, Texas, USA. These utilities include: BC Hydro, Con Edison, CPS Energy, Duke Energy, Florida Power & Light, NV Energy, Pacific Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison and more. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110627/DA26630LOGO) (Logo:...


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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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