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2014-03-24 23:22:13

Company Also Reminds Customers of Importance of Carbon Monoxide Safety Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 As the spring thaw begins – following a record cold winter season for the Northeast – National Grid reminds customers what actions they should take if they suspect a natural gas leak and how to avoid exposure to potentially deadly carbon monoxide. This winter hasn’t just been hard on those of us trying to stay warm. The frigid temperatures, and now the current season of...

2014-03-24 16:21:27

HOUSTON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eCORP Stimulation Technologies, LLC (ecorpStim) applauds the awareness of issues generated by the recently released UN "Water and Energy" Report(1). This important UN report highlights risks and rewards residing at the "Water-Energy Nexus". ecorpStim waterless shale stimulation technologies completely obviate the water consumption risks at this nexus in that zero water and chemicals are used to stimulate shale production. Related to furthering...

2014-03-17 12:21:03

Work Truck Show 2015 Exhibit Space Nearly Sold Out FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Indianapolis, IN, was once again the center of the vocational truck universe as more than 10,000 industry professionals gathered for The Work Truck Show(®) 2014, March 5-7 at the Indiana Convention Center. The event featured significant new product introductions, a day-and-a-half Green Truck Summit, more than 60 educational sessions, and a record number of ride-and-drive...

2014-03-14 16:21:01

JUPITER, Fla., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the United States continues to lead the world in the production of natural gas, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have devised a new and more efficient method with the potential to convert the major components found in natural gas into useable fuels and chemicals--opening the door to cheaper, more abundant energy and materials with much lower emissions. The research, which was led...

2014-03-10 12:23:06

HOUSTON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. spot prices for propane, a petroleum product used for home heating, chemical production, crop drying and outdoor cooking, dropped sharply in recent weeks, signaling the end of seasonal buying during a particularly long and harsh winter, according to PetroChem Wire. Spot propane, which sold in mid-February for close to $1.60 per gallon, sold for $1.09 per gallon on March 7, a level not seen since early last October, according to the daily...

2014-03-10 08:23:04

VEGREVILLE, AB, March 10, 2014 /CNW/ - TerraVest Capital Inc. ("TerraVest" or the "Company") (TSX: TVK) is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Pellerin to its Board of Directors, effective February 15, 2014. Mr. Pellerin was previously the Executive Chairman of Gestion Jerico Inc., a privately-owned Quebec based manufacturer of items such as propane dispensers, pressure vessels, commercial and residential liquid containment units and bulk propane trucks. TerraVest...

2014-03-06 23:26:46

High Demand for U.S. Manufacturer’s Propane-powered Concrete Polishing Machinery Prompts Plans to Distribute Overseas Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 STONEKOR, a leading manufacturer of industrial concrete grinding and polishing equipment, announced today that it would accelerate its global sales expansion due to high demand for its propane-powered machinery. Demand has quickly risen for polished concrete floors in the U.S. and international markets as industrial and retail...

2014-03-06 08:24:20

-- Net income increased to $32.8 million, or $3.39 per share DOVER, Del., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced financial results for both the year and the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. The Company's net income for the year ended December 31, 2013 was $32.8 million, or $3.39 per share. This represents an increase of $3.9 million, or $0.40 per share, compared to 2012. For the fourth quarter of 2013, the Company reported net...

2014-03-05 23:24:04

CleanFUEL USA Showcases New Technologically Advanced Vehicle Offerings at NTEA Work Truck Show in Booth #5291 INDIANAPOLIS, IN (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 CleanFUEL USA, an industry leader in propane autogas technology, today announced that UPS® will be using CleanFUEL USA’s Liquid Propane Injection (LPI) system in its planned purchase of 1,000 propane autogas package delivery trucks, as well as multiple refueling stations across the United States. “The UPS announcement marks one of...

2014-03-03 16:22:53

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Refined Petroleum Products Market in United States to 2017 - Market Size, Trends, Forecasts, and Market Players The industry report Refined Petroleum Product Market in United States to 2017 - Market Size, Trends, Forecasts, and Market Players offers the most up-to-date perspective on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for refined petroleum products in United...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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