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2010-06-11 09:36:00

NEW YORK, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Authentic Response Inc., a leading consumer and B2B panel provider to the market research community, has come together with the world's leading panels companies - eRewards/Research Now, Global Market Insite, Inc. (GMI), Survey Sampling International, Toluna, uSamp - and Imperium, a leading technology development firm, to create Imperium Category Exclusion (ICE (TM)), the first broad-based category exclusion program for the market research industry....

2010-06-10 07:57:00

WESTPORT, Conn., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's major panel companies--collectively accounting for more than 50% of global online sample--have come together with Imperium, a leading technology development firm, to create Imperium Category Exclusion (ICE(TM)), the first broad-based category exclusion program for the market research industry. Authentic Response, e-Rewards/Research Now, Global Market Insite, Inc. (GMI), Survey Sampling International, Toluna and uSamp have formed an...

2010-05-24 03:00:00

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The development of regional power pools within sub-Saharan Africa has the potential to secure electricity supply across the continent. However, there is a current lack of regulatory procedures and legal framework for the coordination of infrastructure development. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) "Africa still needs to develop international electricity trade mechanisms outside of the Southern African power pool to...

2010-05-17 07:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VSPC), a clean energy company providing products and technology for renewable and alternative energy, announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010. Total revenue for the quarter was $927,000 and included $757,000 from Inter-Pacific Arts (IPA) and $170,000 from U.S. military contracts for security products. Total revenue for first-quarter 2009 was $820,000 and included $591,000...

2010-05-03 09:51:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coal Association (PCA) today said a new economic analysis absolutely refutes the jobs and cost assumptions being touted to defend higher alternative energy portfolio standards (AEPS) proposed originally in PA House Bill 80 and now in PA House Bill 2405. "If it takes about 15,000 workers to generate and distribute the electric power in Pennsylvania(1), including power for export to other states, it defies logic that greater reliance...

2010-04-22 10:43:00

WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Background: America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) President and CEO Regina Hopper issued the following statement for Earth Day 2010: "As people around the world celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, ANGA members reaffirm their commitment to providing a clean, abundant and domestic resource that is ready to help America embrace its clean energy future. On a day when our attention focuses on the health of our planet and our communities,...

2010-04-20 11:33:00

Pentagon, Service Agencies Working to Enhance Security, Save Money and Reduce Emissions WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Defense has initiated ambitious clean energy programs in service of economic, security and environmental goals according to "Reenergizing America's Defense," a report released today by the Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate. The report describes efforts by the U.S. military - whose usage accounts for nearly 80 percent of...

2010-04-19 11:24:00

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Colorado Governor Bill Ritter signed into law the Clean Air-Clean Jobs Act, which will retire or retrofit older coal-fired power plants to embrace low-emission energy sources, such as natural gas. The following statement is from Regina Hopper, President and CEO of America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA): "We applaud Governor Ritter for signing this landmark legislation into law. This is an historic and, let's hope, precedent-setting...

2010-04-19 07:30:00

NEW YORK and RAMSEY, Minn., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Bixby Energy Systems, Inc., an energy company developing and commercializing cleaner coal energy technology, has appointed Feintuch Communications, Inc. (www.feintuchcommunications.com) as agency of record. Based in Minneapolis, Bixby Energy Systems is commercializing and developing technology to convert coal to energy without burning it while drastically reducing carbon emissions. "The Bixby team has spent many years perfecting our...

2010-04-07 12:28:00

TradeTheNews.com Roundtable Series Outlook for New U.S. Nuclear Energy: Political, Regulatory and Economic Dynamics Tuesday, April 13, 2010 -- 4:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. EDT WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Nuclear Infrastructure Council (NIC), a leading think tank advocate for new nuclear energy, will join TradeTheNews.com, a Wall Street-based innovator in real-time breaking financial news, analysis and trade ideas, in presenting an April 13, 2010 (4:30 pm -...


Word of the Day
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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