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VANCOUVER, BC -- (Marketwire) -- 12/21/12 -- MCW Energy Group (TSX VENTURE: MCW) (TSX VENTURE: MCW.V) ("MCW"), a Canadian holding company involved in fuel distribution and the creation of a proprietary oil sands extraction technology, today announced the posting of a recent interview with CEO Dr. R.G. Bailey on "TheStockRadio," a popular online investment commentary provider. Dr. Bailey discusses progress of MCW's current assembly program now underway of an initial oil sands extraction plant in Asphalt Ridge, Utah. MCW anticipates that it will complete the assembly and commence testing of its proprietary technology during Q1 2013. The interview may be heard by logging on to The Stock Radio's website: www.thestockradio.com. Look for the MCW Interview heading on its Home Page. The interview may also be heard via MCW's website: www.mcwenergygroup.com. Dr. Bailey provi... (more)

New National Geographic Channel Survey Reveals Nearly 90 Percent Of Americans Anticipate A World Catastrophe; One-third Of Those Believe It's Less Than A Year Away

AND THERE'S MORE: If the Catastrophe Were a National Blackout, More Would Pray Than Have Sex; Republicans Seen as More Likely to Survive Survey Timed to 2-Hour Movie Event AMERICAN BLACKOUT, Premiering Sunday, October 27, at 9 PM ET/PT WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the federal government shutdown may be over for now, it turns out that in the event of a major catastrophe, most Americans won't be looking to the government for help anyway. According to a new survey released today by National Geographic Channel and Kelton Research, Americans feel that friends and family are more likely to be of help in the face of a cataclysm than the government or official agencies like the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).     The survey comes as NGC premieres its two-hour movie event, American Blackout (Sunday, October 27, at 9 p.m. ET/PT), which i... (more)

Audi Introduces the All-New Audi A3 TDI Sportback

HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/16/14 -- The decision to bring the Audi A3 Sportback TDI® clean diesel to the U.S. market follows an outpouring of enthusiasts' support The newest model will arrive in 2015 to join the aggressive Audi push to expand the compact luxury segment The A3 TDI Sportback will join the A3 e-tron Sportback to provide a range of efficiency choices in a versatile design Fans have spoken and Audi is responding with the all-new Audi A3 TDI Sportback set to arrive in the U.S. in the summer of 2015. The A3 TDI Sportback is the latest model to join the newly launched Audi A3 family and the expanded model lineup of Audi TDI models. It will make its U.S. debut at the New York International Auto Show on April 16th. The A3 TDI Sportback is a premium, compact hatchback that pairs fuel efficiency and coupe-like looks with the utility of a crossover. Its qu... (more)

Global Transportation Forecast: Light Duty Vehicles

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Transportation Forecast: Light Duty Vehicles https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2129541/Global-Transportation-Forecast-Light-Duty-Vehicles.html Light Duty Stop-Start, Hybrid Electric, Plug-In Hybrid Electric, Battery Electric, Natural Gas, Fuel Cell, and Conventional Vehicles: Global Market Forecasts, 2014-2035 Driven by rising fuel costs and environmental concerns, the global light duty vehicle (LDV) market is changing rapidly through the adoption of vehicles with various levels of drivetrain electrification and vehicles that run on alternative fuels entirely. Over 1.2 billion vehicles are on the world's roads today, and more than 95% belong to the LDV segment. Of these vehicles, over 98% utilize a conventional internal combustion engine (ICE) powered by either gasoli... (more)

BMW Santa Barbara Presents the Upcoming 2014 BMW 5 Series

BMW Santa Barbara introduces the upcoming 2014 BMW 5 Series expected to arrive early this fall.  BMW Santa Barbara would like to introduce California drivers to the 2014 BMW 5 Series, expected to arrive in the Santa Barbara showroom this fall.  This updated model features updated styling, a new BMW Advanced Diesel engine, and updated technology like Standard Navigation, BMW Apps. Powerful Design The 2014 BMW 5 Series embodies athletic ability and efficiency.  The innovative design is meant to enhance the driving experience while delivering the signature BMW driving experience customers know and expect from the BMW 5 Series.  BMW engineers have made specific modifications to the newest model, including the addition of a new inline-6 BMW Advanced Diesel engine. The exterior of the 2014 BMW 5 Series sports athletic contour lines, an accentuated rear end, and slim sharp... (more)

Bravo, Google!

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 205 1171 Farata 9 2 1438 12.0 0 false 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false Many years ago when I wanted to leave computer business and purchase a gas station, a friend of mine who was in fuel business said, “You know nothing about gasoline. Stay where you are. Keep doing what you’re doing, just do it a little better than others”. Believe it or not – this simple advice really works, and I had a chance to see it in action today. Let me ask you this, “Can you come up with any innovation for the time interval between the moment you pressed the button Send in your email client and the moment when the send process actually begins”? No? And Microsoft couldn’t, even though MS Outlook is probably still the most popular email client. But Google found a way to use this time interval “a little better than others”. Today, I was sending an email using my gmail acc... (more)

Preachers Coffee Inc. Announces Joint Venture Agreement With Modern Energy Corp. With Preachers' Agricultural Development Interest in the Philippines

TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 09/08/09 -- Preachers Coffee, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRCF) (PINKSHEETS: PCIO) and MODERN ENERGY CORP. (PINKSHEETS: MDRG) and (FRANKFURT: ME2C) announced the signing of a Joint Venture Agreement on the Technical Management and Operating Contract of a 36,103 Acres of Agricultural and Forest Land which is under a Community-Based Forest Management Agreement (CBFMA) of the Government of the Philippines, in partnership with the Manobo Indigenous Community Cooperative on Mindanao island in the Philippines. The Joint Venture Agreement has a 25 Year CBFMA Contract and an indefinite extension since it was appropriated in an Ancestral Domain Land Management for the Manobo Indigenous Communities. The Manobo Indigenous Communities has the Ancestral Domain Rights to the land and their Community Cooperative was for purposes of Agricultural and Forest Managem... (more)

Gregs StorageIO Out and About Update

With the 2010 summer solstice having occurred in the northern hemisphere that means it is time for a quick out and about update. It has been a busy winter and spring in the office, on the road as well as at home. Some results of this recent activity have appeared in blog, on my web site as well as via other sites and venues. For example, activity or content ranges from Industry Trends and Perspectives white papers, reports, blogs, newsletter commentary, interviews, Internet TV, videos, web cast, pod casts (including several appearances on StorageMonkeys Infosmack as well as Rich Brambleys Virtumania), ask the expert (ATE) questions, twitter tweets, tips and columns. Then there were the many in person presentations, key note and seminar events, conferences, briefing sessions along with virtual conferencing and advisory consulting sessions (read and see more here). ... (more)

ADDING and REPLACING 22nd Annual ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference Presenter Profiles

Add exhibitor profile for Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation to the beginning of list of 22nd Annual ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference exhibitor profiles in this release. The corrected release reads: 22ND ANNUAL ROTH OC GROWTH STOCK CONFERENCE PRESENTER PROFILES 22nd Annual ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference takes place March 15 - 17, 2010 at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, CA. Links to important information: Overview Agenda Schedule Evening Events Breaking news releases, advisories, photos, and multimedia from 22nd Annual ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference presenters are available at Tradeshownews.com, Business Wire's trade show, conference, and event news resource. Listed below are ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference presenter profiles. *** Company: Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Ticker Symbol & Exchange: ADMP.OB (OTC:BB) Investor Relations Contact: Capital Group Communic... (more)

James Hoggan & Associates Inc.: US Oil and Coal Lobby are Killing Copenhagen Climate Deal

BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (Marketwire) -- 11/05/09 -- The US oil and coal lobby has effectively killed any chance of a fair, ambitious or binding deal at the Copenhagen climate change summit in December, author, PR consultant and climate policy watchdog Jim Hoggan said Thursday. "Reports coming out of the current talks in Barcelona are incredibly depressing," said Hoggan, author of the new book Climate Cover-up. "One party after another keeps standing up explaining why it's out of the question that the world will achieve a serious climate change agreement this year. Everyone has a different rationale for this failure, but it's increasingly clear that responsibility rests at the feet of an old-energy lobby that is determined to stall any regulations that reduce the worldwide use of increasingly dangerous fossil fuels." "This effort has been apparent for a long time if you ... (more)

Honeywell Reports Third Quarter Sales of $7.7 Billion

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced third quarter 2009 sales of $7.7 billion, in line with expectations, versus $9.3 billion in the third quarter last year. Earnings were $0.80 per share compared to $0.97 per share in the third quarter of 2008. Third quarter 2009 EPS included the positive impact of lower than expected tax expense in the quarter of approximately $0.04, which the company expects to be offset on a full-year basis by a higher income tax rate in the fourth quarter of 2009. Cash flow from operations was $1,148 million versus $769 million last year, and free cash flow (cash flow from operations less capital expenditures) was $1,022 million versus $556 million in the third quarter of 2008. "Honeywell is positioning its businesses for long-term growth by continuing to invest in new products and services, geographic expansion, and key process initiatives,"... (more)