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2014-09-29 23:10:22

SWS Environmental Services’ Top 10 Ways a Marina Can Be Environmentally Responsible Panama City Beach, FL, September 29, 2014 (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 SWS Environmental Services (SWSES), a leading environmental services company with locations along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic coastlines, as well as other inland waterways, is poised to help marinas, boatyards, boat manufacturers, and other marine related facilities achieve their “Clean” designation. Many boaters who travel up...

2014-09-29 08:23:46

(HITR:OTC) KIRKLAND, Wash., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitor Group Inc. has added some new technologies to its portfolio, enhancing what the company believes to be some of the best green technologies available today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140925/148456 Hitor Group Inc. has signed a letter of intent with an electric truck company in the US; it is Hitor's intention to manufacture the trucks in Poland, along with other technologies. Hitor has signed a letter of...

2014-09-26 16:21:35

Newest LGTE Projects Combine to Generate Enough Energy to Power 5,100 Homes in Bay Area Community MANTECA, Calif., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today its latest Landfill Gas-To-Energy (LGTE) projects involving its Forward and Vasco Road Landfills, both located in the Bay Area. The combined projects will generate 8.6 megawatts of energy for the local electric grid, or enough energy to power more than 5,100 area homes annually....

2014-09-24 12:23:45

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Today, on National Tree Day, partners of the 2014 BRP - Cascades Golf Tournament are proud to announce that the event earned a Level-2 rating according to the responsible event management standard of the Bureau de normalisation du Québec. A tree-planting project recently completed a series of green measures taken to achieve this objective: 58 deciduous trees were planted in Magog, which hosted the tournament, to offset greenhouse gas...

2014-09-24 12:23:36

Project Is First Under Solar 4 All(TM) Program Extension BORDENTOWN, N.J., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) today marked the start of construction on a 10.14-megawatt-dc (MW-dc) solar farm on the capped Parklands Landfill. The project, part of PSE&G's Solar 4 All program, will transform 40 acres of landfill space into a clean energy producing solar farm, capable of powering nearly 2,000 average-size homes annually. The Parklands Landfill...

2014-09-19 12:22:00

Project Agreement Executed with Dublin City Council; Project Financing Completed MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced that it has executed an agreement with the Dublin City Council ("Dublin") to build, own and operate a new 600,000 metric tonne per year, 58 net megawatt Energy-from-Waste facility in Dublin, Ireland (the "Dublin Waste-to-Energy Facility"). The Company also announced that...

2014-09-17 16:22:55

Increased Dividend Payment Set at $0.25 Per Share MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share, an increase of $0.07 per share, or 39%, from its previous dividend. The increase is consistent with the Company's plan as announced on June 9, 2014. This dividend is payable on October 6, 2014 to stockholders of...

2014-09-17 08:25:30

Senior PR Agency Leader to Help Ethisphere Advance Ethics Agenda in U.S. and Internationally NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, announced today that David Herrick, chief operating officer of MWW, has joined the Ethisphere Institute's Communications Advisory Board. The Communications Advisory Board supports the Ethisphere Institute's commitment to creating, advancing and...

2014-09-17 08:22:42

Need for sustainable industrial waste management drives adoption of smart collection and sorting services LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulations that facilitate a shift away from landfill towards more value-adding segments such as recycling are lending momentum to the global industrial waste management services market. Adoption of industrial waste management solutions will remain strongest in developed economies that have successfully introduced laws and implemented frameworks for...

2014-09-16 23:03:05

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Latin America Drilling Fluids Waste Management Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled “Drilling Fluids Waste Management Market: Latin America Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020.” According to the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'