SoloPower, Inc., a California-based manufacturer of flexible, thin film solar cells and modules, continues to make steady progress with the successful expansion of its product line to include the newly certified SFX3 module. Capable of producing up to 260 Wp, the SFX3 is the most powerful flexible, certified, thin film CIGS module available for purchase in the marketplace today. SoloPower's aperture efficiency also continues to improve with NREL measuring flexible modules made on the company's production line as ... read more
Video choice and competition have reached Louisville consumers in a big way. AT&T* today announced that AT&T U-verse® services, including AT&T U-verse TV, AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet and AT&T U-verse Voice, are now available to more than 100,000 living units across Louisville.
"Having U-verse in Louisville is good for competition and consumers," said Councilman Kevin Kramer. "I look forward to working with AT&T as they continue to invest in our city."
AT&T U-verse services, which are all delivered over AT&T's ... read more
Moms and babies everywhere deserve high quality health care, and a new report from the March of Dimes and its partners offers providers a vision for how to offer top-notch services while giving moms practical tips to help them make smart choices.
Toward Improving the Outcome of Pregnancy III: Enhancing Perinatal Health Through Quality, Safety and Performance Initiatives (TIOP III), released today, redefines maternal and child care and offers ideas for moms, doctors, nurses, and hospitals to make pregnancy care ... read more
On Center Software, the construction software industry leader, proudly announces a takeoff software integration with reseller U.S. Cost's Success Enterprise estimating application. This software integration, called the Success Takeoff Exchange, will give U.S. Cost users direct access to On Center Software's On-Screen Takeoff® for a more productive, more accurate estimating tool.
Developed by U.S. Cost, Success Takeoff Exchange is designed for all organizations that want "a single, automated solution for increased efficiency." This integration allows Success Estimate users to instantly import ... read more
CHAD Industries has launched WaferWareTM, a new software
front end for its WaferMateTM family of automated wafer
handling systems. The new WaferWareTM release was driven to
provide a flexible software platform for automated wafer handling and to
meet the SEMI E95-1101 specification for Human Interface for ... read more
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The International Monetary Fund welcomed Mexico's request to expand its Flexible Credit Line from US $47 billion to US $73 billion. Mexico's President Felipe Calderon and IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn announced the request in a joint press conference today in Mexico City.
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Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) and BYD
Motors Inc. announced the launch of a break-through electric
vehicle fleet today. The agreement was signed and BYD vehicles were
put into service at HACLA Offices, 2600 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles.
... read more
KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) (the "Company") today announced the pricing of a secondary offering of 8.7 million shares of its common stock at a price of $11.00 per share. The shares to be offered are subject to issuance upon exercise of a currently outstanding and exercisable warrant (the "Warrant") held by the selling securityholder, K Equity, LLC ("K Equity"), an affiliate of Platinum Equity Capital Partners II, L.P., a portion of which will be sold to and exercised by the ... read more
SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 12/14/10 -- Rural/Metro Corporation (NASDAQ: RURL) today was awarded the exclusive contract for emergency ambulance transportation services in Santa Clara County, California, following a vote of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors. Rural/Metro will take over the contract on July 1, 2011.
"We are very proud and excited to be named Santa Clara County's trusted ambulance service provider," said Michael P. DiMino, President and Chief Executive Officer. "This significant contract marks our business ... read more
The Casino at Ocean Downs was granted a license today to operate video
lottery terminals by the Maryland State Lottery Commission, Casino
General Manager Joe Cavilla announced. The license authorizes Ocean
Downs to operate more than 700 slot machines following a successful
controlled demonstration and the ... read more
Bike sharing, recycling, and other eco-friendly applications are gaining in popularity and familiarity throughout the US. As the manufacturer of these nationwide deployments, KIOSK Information Systems has provided substantial design advances for clients committed to achieving the lowest possible footprint in their outdoor kiosk initiative.
This month, KIOSK is introducing an innovative fan cooling system that virtually eliminates the need for an internal air conditioning unit in an outdoor kiosk deployment. This proprietary fan system exchanges internal ... read more
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) operators will be supporting a network of sensor systems that provide improved persistent surveillance for U.S. troops stationed in theater. Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract to provide operations support for the U.S. Army's Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance Sensors-Combined (BETSS-C). BETSS-C is a combination of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, battle command, and force protection systems that provide specific targeting, persistent surveillance, and overall force protection capabilities for in theater troops. The total value ... read more
ARI (OTCBB:ARIS), a leading provider of technology-enabled services that
help dealers, distributors and manufacturers in selected vertical
markets enhance revenue and reduce costs, announced today that Darin
Janecek has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer.
In his new role, ... read more
As a global leader in virtual meetings for nearly twenty years, PGi
(NYSE: PGI) knows what businesses need to collaborate. PGi, the creators
of iMeet® and ReadyConference®, today announced its latest innovation, GlobalMeet®,
that brings together audio and web conferencing into one complete
solution for simple, ... read more
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PJ Crowley, Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs announces new Department of State foreign policy team following the passing of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan who will be remembered for his tireless diplomacy, love of country, and pursuit of peace. Available content includes soundbites.
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BURBANK, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/14/10 -- In computing, there are some things that are "nice to have." For example, a new, screaming server to replace the old one that's still doing an adequate job; upgrading to broader-band network cable, when the current cable is still carrying the load just fine; larger monitors for users, when the ones they have will serve.
"Must haves" would include a new server when the old one has died, or new network cable ... read more
Biodel Inc. (Nasdaq: BIOD) announced today the retirement of Dr. Solomon Steiner as the company's Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. Steiner is a co-founder of Biodel and will remain a member of the company's board of directors. He served as Biodel's chairman, president and chief executive officer from its founding in December 2003 until March 2010 when Dr. Errol De Souza was named the company's president and chief executive officer and Dr. Charles Sanders was named board chairman. ... read more
Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI),
the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient
solid-state lighting, today announced a new reference design (RDK-251)
for a 5-watt offline LED driver that includes flicker-free TRIAC dimming
and single-stage power factor correction (PFC). The reference design is
... read more
Asparity Decision Solutions is pleased to report that approximately
85,000 federal employees used PlanSmartChoice (https://www.PlanSmartChoice.com)
to choose their health insurance coverage during the 2011 open season,
which ended December 13, 2010. PlanSmartChoice is a free Web site that
federal employees use to evaluate their health plan ... read more
MAHWAH, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 12/14/10 -- Sharp Electronics Marketing Company of America (SEMCA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, today announced that it has strengthened its sales management team with the addition of two industry veterans. John Homlish has joined the SEMCA leadership team as vice president, sales, Home Entertainment, and Paul Norton has been named director, Western Region Sales. The company also announced that Bruce Fairchild has accepted the newly created position of senior director, Channel ... read more