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Renewable Energy Use Is Up In The US
2013-07-19 06:05:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An increasing amount of the energy used each year in the US is coming from renewable sources such as solar panels and wind turbines, according to new research released Thursday by scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). According to the laboratory's energy charts, wind power led the way, increasing from 1.17 quadrillion British Thermal Units (BTU) produced in 2011, called quads for short, to 1.36 quads in...

2011-07-22 12:15:00

ST. LOUIS, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Peabody Energy today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.085 per share. The dividend is payable on Aug. 25, 2011, to holders of record on Aug. 4, 2011. Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) is the world's largest private-sector coal company and a global leader in clean coal solutions. With 2010 sales of 246 million tons and nearly $7 billion in revenues, Peabody fuels 10 percent of U.S. power and 2...

2011-07-05 10:50:00

ST. LOUIS, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, July 19, 2011, Peabody Energy will announce the results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. A conference call with management is scheduled for 10 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, July 19. Participants may access the call using the following phone numbers: U.S. & Canada (888) 428-4480 International (651) 291-5254 The call, replay and other investor data will also be available via the Internet at...

2011-05-03 09:04:00

ST. LOUIS, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Peabody Energy today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.085 per share. The dividend is payable on June 7, 2011, to holders of record on May 17, 2011. Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) is the world's largest private-sector coal company and a global leader in clean coal solutions. With 2010 sales of 246 million tons and nearly $7 billion in revenues, Peabody fuels 10 percent of U.S. power and 2 percent...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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