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2010-07-12 08:00:00

ATLANTA, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., the leader in NetFlow(TM) collection and analysis and the provider of the StealthWatch® System for flow-based network performance and security monitoring, today announced that Puget Sound Blood Center (PSBC) relies on StealthWatch for improved visibility across fixed and mobile networks supporting critical blood delivery and saving thousands of lives. PSBC is an independent, community-based blood center in Wash. that is...

2010-05-18 11:27:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Energy recently secured an order for its single largest U.S. wind turbine project. Puget Sound Energy, Washington state's oldest, local energy utility, has ordered 149 wind turbines rated at 2.3 megawatts (MW) each for Phase I of the Lower Snake River Wind Project in Washington state's Garfield County. With an installed capacity of 343 MW, the wind power facility is expected to provide clean power for more than 100,000 homes. PSE has an option...

2010-04-26 15:54:00

SEATTLE, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line contributed $357 million to the Seattle economy and $481 million to Washington state, mostly stemming from the cruise line's popular Seattle to Alaska itineraries. The totals underscore the economic contribution that Holland America Line makes to the Puget Sound community and to the state at large. Holland America Line has added a fourth ship to the Seattle contingent, which will increase the number of sailings from 61 in 2009 to 69...

2010-03-05 13:45:24

How diabetes and depression interact to lead to dementia is not yet clear Adults who have both diabetes and major depression are more than twice as likely to develop dementia, compared to adults with diabetes only, according to a study published in the recent Journal of General Internal Medicine. Dementia is the progressive decline of thinking and reasoning abilities. These can include memory loss, difficulty with basic math, wandering, living in the past, personality changes, and not...

2010-01-12 12:38:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARCI) today announced that it has been awarded a two-year contract by Puget Sound Energy to recycle approximately 12,000 old refrigerators and freezers for PSE residential electric customers from Jan. 4, 2010 through Dec. 2011. Through this program, PSE utility customers who turn in operating but energy inefficient secondary refrigerators and freezers are eligible for a $30 incentive for...

2010-01-05 09:00:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following final regulatory review, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, a 281-bed full-service acute care hospital, has joined the UW Medicine Health System, effective January 1. The Northwest Hospital Board of Trustees and the University of Washington Board of Regents endorsed the agreement in September 2009, and the final agreements were signed in November. Now known as Northwest Hospital & Medical Center/UW Medicine, the facility joins...

2009-11-03 10:02:00

EAST HANOVER, N.J., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge, Inc. (Nasdaq: COMV), a leading provider of smart grid, demand management and energy efficiency solutions, today announced that it has been chosen by Puget Sound Energy (PSE) for the utility's Bainbridge Island, Wash., residential demand response pilot program. The two-year pilot program, which began in October 2009, will evaluate how electric space, water heating and central air-conditioning customers can voluntarily manage...

2009-09-30 12:33:01

Federal officials say they are considering giving killer whales in Washington state's Puget Sound a broader protective zone. Boats are now required to stay 100 yards away from the whales. The proposed National Marine Fisheries Service regulations would double that and would also close off a half-mile channel off San Juan Island between May and September, The Seattle Times reports. The rules would apply to whale-watching boats and recreational boaters but not to commercial fishermen, cargo...

2009-09-17 17:18:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, a 281-bed full service acute care hospital, will expand its program agreement with UW Medicine to become an integral part of the UW Medicine health system. The University of Washington Board of Regents endorsed the expanded affiliation agreement at its Sept. 17 meeting. When the final documents are completed, Northwest Hospital will become the newest entity of UW Medicine, joining the current six entities...

2009-07-29 14:46:00

SEATTLE, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- WI Environmental LLC., a company dedicated to the treatment of heavy metal contaminates, announces it has a product to actualize the clean up of Puget Sound as well as assist worldwide in the remediation of contaminated soil, water and air. WI Environmental has created a trademarked product to solve the world's problems with heavy metal contamination. The signature product- XR-88(TM) encapsulates and renders benign a multitude of toxic heavy metals and...


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