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2010-09-21 10:25:00

- NRG's $1 million commitment announced at Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting - PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NRG Energy, Inc.

2010-07-06 08:00:00

FREIBURG, Germany, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- With over 3.5 billion people lacking reliable access to electricity, the growth potential of the solar PV market in developing countries is immense.

2010-01-04 15:53:24

Solar-powered drip irrigation systems significantly enhance household incomes and nutritional intake of villagers in arid sub-Saharan Africa, according to a new Stanford University study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).

2009-09-09 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SunPower Corp.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • 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'.