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2014-01-29 16:20:45

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As California policymakers and environmental regulators work to balance air quality and climate protection planning, a new study commissioned by Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) suggests that heavy-duty engines powered by natural gas can provide a viable "pathway" that can simultaneously help the state achieve pollution emission and greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction targets. The peer-reviewed "Pathways to Near-Zero-Emission Natural Gas Heavy Duty...

2011-03-16 07:30:00

WORCESTER, Mass., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: TMEN), an industry leader in wastewater recovery and emissions-free combustion technologies, announced today that Dr. Ahmed F. Ghoniem will join ThermoEnergy's Board of Advisors. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/CL50460LOGO ) A distinguished professor of Mechanical Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Dr. Ghoniem is a recognized expert in the analysis...

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2010-08-17 06:30:00

Electric vehicles took off on the "longest and greenest" round-the-world drive on Monday to promote emissions free transport and November's world climate conference. Swiss schoolteacher Louis Palmer, who made headlines because of his 18-month pioneering world tour in a solar-powered "taxi" two years ago, organized the U.N.-backed "Zero Race". "With this race we want to show that seven billion people on this planet need renewable energy and clean mobility," Palmer told AFP news. "Petrol is...

2010-04-05 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vision Industries Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: VIIC), producers of the zero emission electric/hydrogen hybrid Tyrano(TM) truck, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a purchase order from the Port of Los Angeles, for a zero emission Class 8 hybrid electric truck. The cost to purchase the zero emission truck will not exceed $280,000 including sales tax. The resulting zero emission truck would be one of only a handful of zero emission...

2009-10-01 12:27:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In advance of California's upcoming zero emission vehicle (ZEV) policy review and update, an influential group of venture capitalists, vehicle entrepreneurs, policy makers, and industry experts gathered from across the nation to assess technological, market, and policy barriers to the development of zero or near zero emission vehicles. "Driving Transportation Innovation," a new report released today by Next 10, the nonpartisan, nonprofit...

2009-06-22 03:00:00

ZeroTruck Ordered by City of Santa Monica for Water Services Dept LOS ANGELES, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Santa Monica has purchased the first ZeroTruck all-electric zero emission medium duty truck. The vehicle will be equipped with a Scelzi utility body for use in the City of Santa Monica. Fleet Superintendant Rick Sikes explains what this means for the City's fleet: "This truck meets the needs of our Water Division and the goals of our Sustainable City Plan to reduce emissions...

2009-06-19 15:46:00

ORDERS FIRST US BUILT COMMERCIAL ELECTRIC ZEROTRUCK LOS ANGELES, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Santa Monica has purchased the first ZeroTruck all-electric zero emission medium duty truck. The vehicle will be equipped with a Scelzi utility body for use in the City of Santa Monica. Fleet Superintendent Rick Sikes explains what this means for the City's fleet: "This truck meets the needs of our Water Division and the goals of our Sustainable City Plan to reduce emissions and reduce our...

2008-09-09 00:00:24

A leading energy specialist has reported to the California High-Speed Rail Authority that the state's proposed high-speed train system can run with zero greenhouse gas emissions. The zero emissions strategy report was presented by Navigant Consulting Inc, a leading consultant on the energy, electric power and natural gas industries at the Authority's most recent board meeting held in San Diego. At the meeting, the Board adopted a renewable energy/zero emissions strategy for the high-speed...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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