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2009-06-01 07:30:00

3,000-Acre Cultivation Plan Includes Giant King Grass, Potential as Dedicated Energy Crop for Electric Power Plant PASADENA, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VSPC), a clean energy company providing products and technology for renewable and alternative energy, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Auro Infra to develop an agricultural project in Tanzania based on Giant King Grass. Auro Infra is a private company...

2009-05-28 09:26:00

Funding to Support Current and Pending Nanotechnology Development COLLEGE PARK, Md., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Pixelligent Technologies, an emerging leader in developing nanotechnology applications, announced today it has closed on $2 million in new equity financing. Pixelligent is developing ground breaking applications in optical lithography and nanocomposites for the semiconductor and microelectronics markets. "To raise capital for a development stage company in the current economic...

2009-05-19 16:28:00

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. and BUTTE, Mont., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Montana Public Service Commission (MPSC) has formally approved the Company's construction of the Mill Creek Generating Station (MCGS) near Anaconda, Montana. "We appreciate the commission's thoughtful and thorough deliberation. This is our first new electric generating resource in Montana, and is a key step towards our vision of being a fully integrated, regulated utility. It will enable us to integrate additional...

2009-05-06 13:07:00

Efforts in Achieving a Green Economy Should Balance with Jobs WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Labor Council for Latin American Advancement today issued a letter to the members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the House Energy and Commerce Committee calling on Congress to ensure that any proposed federal renewable standards do not adversely affect Latino and Latina workers in the United States. In her letter, Dr. Gabriela Lemus, highlighted the potential unintended...

2009-04-29 09:31:00

ANAHEIM, Calif. and RAMONA INDIAN RESERVATION, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Catalyx, Inc. has been contracted to be the technology provider and will team with the Ramona Band of the Cahuilla Indian Tribe to develop the Tribe's Eco-Tourism resort near Anza, Calif. The first of its kind, the Ramona Band of Cahuilla Mission Native Americans' resort is designed as a 100% off-grid renewable energy project that will employ multiple alternative energy technologies to meet 100% of its energy needs and...

2009-04-21 10:08:00

SHENYANG, China, April 21 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation ("DG") systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced it has signed contracts with the subsidiaries of Anhui Wenergy Co., Ltd. ("Wenergy") to build two micro-grid electricity-generation systems in Anhui Province based on biomass as the primary fuel. The total...

2009-04-02 09:31:00

WASHINGTON, April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND), Senator George Voinovich (R-OH), and key members of the Energy Security Leadership Council (ESLC), a project of Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE), unveiled The National Energy Security Act of 2009 Wednesday. The bill presents a comprehensive plan to reduce our nation's dangerous dependence on oil, primarily through the electrification of the short-haul ground transportation fleet. "For too long, our national...

2009-03-18 07:00:00

SINGAPORE, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States is now at a historical junction where the need for emphasis on education and for new energy alternatives has never been more important. Could there be a way to combine these two cornerstones of President Obama's proposed recovery plan? (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090318/SF85409) Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies is responding to this call, by introducing new teaching tools that focus on the science of renewable energy at...

2009-03-17 13:15:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT), filed today a proposal with the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) to increase its Iowa retail electric rates. IPL is requesting a rate increase that is expected to increase revenues by approximately $171 million, or 17 percent. The impact of the proposed change in rates will vary depending on customer class. This is the company's first Iowa...

2009-03-16 10:00:00

BOULDER, Colo., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Dan Paladino Business Development Manager FreeWave Technologies, Inc. With FreeWave since 2003, Dan Paladino has more than 10 years experience working with users of wireless technology in multiple industries including: Irrigation, various power generation systems, water/waste water, SCADA and metering. At FreeWave, Paladino is...


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