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2013-08-12 08:23:02

Also Provides Update on Giant King Grass Growing in Hawaii WALNUT, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that it will present options for clean, renewable, biomass power plants fueled by Giant King Grass to U.S. Department of Defense officials and to representatives of islands and isolated communities at the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii on September 9-11, 2013. The Summit program includes U.S....

2013-08-06 08:25:18

WALNUT, Calif., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc.--- (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that Mr. Khurram Irshad has been elected to the VIASPACE Board of Directors. Mr. Irshad will take an active role in the company and will help lead additional Giant King Grass bioenergy project developments, especially in Pakistan. Mr. Irshad is a citizen of Pakistan and a resident of California. He holds a Master of Science in Industrial Management from the State University of New York at...

2013-05-21 08:22:11

WALNUT, Calif., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that CEO Dr. Carl Kukkonen has returned from Nicaragua after a series of business meetings that culminated in the signing of a Joint Development Agreement with Grain Hill/AGRICORP. Under the agreement, a new special purpose company will be established to develop, build, own and operate a 2,100 acre Giant King(TM) Grass plantation and a co-located 12 MW biomass power plant on the AGRICORP Agricola...

2013-04-17 08:32:10

WALNUT Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that CEO Dr. Carl Kukkonen met with Grain Hill CEO and Board President, Amilcar Ybarra-Rojas and his team in Nicaragua last week. VIASPACE had previously entered into a contract with Grain Hill subsidiary and is growing Giant King Grass on land owned by them. The Giant King Grass is growing well in Nicaragua, and VIASPACE and AGRICORP have agreed to form a partnership to build a 12 MW biomass power...

2013-03-26 08:22:45

WALNUT, Calif., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that the VIASPACE Board of Directors, including Chairman, Dr. Kevin Schewe; CEO, Dr. Carl Kukkonen and Angelina Galiteva have all agreed to extend the lock-up of their VIASPACE common stock shares for an additional 90 days, through June 30, 2013. Moreover, VIASPACE CFO, Mr. Stephen Muzi; Director of Communications, Dr. Jan Vandersande and Director of Social Media Outreach, Ms. Jaclyn Kenner, have also...

2013-02-04 08:25:33

WALNUT, Calif., Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE, Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that Chairman, Dr. Kevin Schewe and CEO, Dr. Carl Kukkonen, together attended the 16th Annual Energy, Utility and Environment Conference (EUEC) held in Phoenix, Arizona from Monday, January 28 through Wednesday, January 30, 2013. Dr. Kukkonen delivered his presentation entitled, "Giant King(TM) Grass (GKG) as an Energy Crop in the United States" on Tuesday, January 29, in the "Biomass/Cofiring in Power...

2013-01-28 08:21:59

WALNUT, Calif., Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that it has signed a project agreement and received initial funding from Selectra CC of Johannesburg South Africa. VIASPACE CEO Dr. Carl Kukkonen delivered Giant King(TM) Grass (GKG) to South Africa, supervised the first planting, and held business meetings with Selectra and their partners. Selectra is a leading developer of sustainable bioenergy projects in Africa and sought out Giant King Grass as a...