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2009-10-22 10:03:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the world's population swells, environmental problems, energy limitations, shortages of clean water and food, and health threats are becoming crises, particularly in less developed countries. Innovations in nanotechnology, biotechnology and information technology could help, but only if they reach the places where they can offer the greatest benefits. Making the most of these emerging technologies demands unprecedented international...

2009-10-21 04:34:00

SHANGHAI, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots and photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules in China, today announced the appointment of Dr. Srinivasamohan "Mohan" Narayanan as Vice President of Technology. He will be charged with leading the Company's research and development team, improving product performance and innovation, and streamlining manufacturing...

2009-10-16 04:47:00

GLENDALE, AZ, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - As oil extends its week long rally and prices top $78 per barrel for the first time in over a year, Alternative Energy Development Corporation (OTCBB: ADEC), an emerging provider of after-market fuel conservation technologies is helping consumers battle the effects of rising fuel costs with the company's patented, e3 Fuel Saver - a cost-effective, automotive fuel saving device designed to help consumers save serious money at the pump. "With oil...

2009-10-01 14:15:00

New trade group formed to fight for energy policies that promote prosperity WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The newly released Kerry-Boxer climate bill amounts to little more than a bait-and-switch energy scam that will cripple America, said the newly formed American Council for Affordable and Reliable Energy (ACARE). "Kerry-Boxer purports to embrace so-called 'clean coal' and nuclear power as solutions to America's energy and environmental needs, but that apparent...

2009-09-25 06:00:00

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- N-Viro International Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: NVIC), is pleased to announce that today, September 25, 2009, its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Tim Kasmoch, will be interviewed on "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly", where he will discuss the social and political environment making an impact on the renewable energy sector and how the Company is positioning its business to not only dispose of wastewater and other organic waste but...

2009-09-22 08:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American DG Energy Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ADGE), a leading On-Site Utility offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and athletic facilities, announced that its installed base consists of 59 energy systems and has under construction an additional 13 systems under signed agreements. In addition, as announced on August 12, 2009, all twenty-seven Combined Heat and Power (CHP)...

2009-07-21 07:30:00

SHENYANG, China, July 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- - Total contract value amounts to US$1.09 million in revenue to be recognized in Q3 2009 - Per US GAAP would be roughly US$0.93 million NF Energy Saving Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: NFES; "NF Energy"), a Chinese leader in energy efficient flow control systems, today announced the $3.27 million of energy-efficient flow control systems for Yunnan Amojiang Hydro Power Plant, $1.09 million of which are to be delivered in...

2009-07-01 10:05:00

Sony Europe Achieves 100% Renewable Energy, U.S. Continues to Expand Efforts, 50% of Electricity Usage at Sony Group Headquarters in Japan to also Go Green TOKYO, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Corporation is continuously working to increase energy efficiency in order to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. As part of this effort, Sony is actively promoting the use of renewable energy. By implementing initiatives such as the Green Power Certification System and the introduction of solar...

2009-06-29 10:52:00

WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As our nation celebrates Independence Day, it is time for America to truly focus on reducing our dependence on energy sources from outside our borders, which is achievable thanks to new discoveries of clean, abundant natural gas here in America. New and plentiful natural gas resources in North America should dramatically change the energy and climate debate in Washington. The Potential Gas Committee, a non-profit academic organization,...

2009-06-29 08:45:00

WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new survey finds that while Americans now recognize the United States will need more energy in the coming years, they continue to underestimate the amount of oil and natural gas that government experts predict will be needed to meet that demand. Conversely, respondents overestimate the role that renewable energy sources will play in meeting future demand, the amount of oil the U.S. imports from the Middle East, and oil and natural gas...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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