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NREL study: Hybrid delivery vans show nearly 20 percent higher fuel economy

September 28, 2012 3:54 pm | by National Renewable Energy Laboratory | Comments

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE)’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recently completed a performance evaluation report that showed significant fuel economy benefits of hybrid electric delivery vans compared to similar conventional vans.

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Overcoming the limitations of antibodies

September 28, 2012 3:53 pm | Comments

Washington science academy names Subhash Singhal its president-elect

September 28, 2012 2:50 pm | by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory | Comments

A Battelle Fellow Emeritus and retired engineer who continues to support research at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has been named president-elect of the Washington State Academy of...

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Abbott Labs gets new approval for its drug Humira

September 28, 2012 2:41 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Abbott Laboratories Inc. said Friday the Food and Drug Administration approved its drug Humira as a treatment for ulcerative colitis in adults.The FDA approved Humira as a treatment for moderate to severe ulcerative colitis when other medicines have not worked. Abbott said around 700,000 people...

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Steelworkers ratify 3-year pact with US Steel

September 28, 2012 2:40 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Members of the United Steelworkers have approved a new three-year contract with U.S. Steel.The union said in a statement Friday that members ratified the contract by a margin of about four to one.Both sides of the negotiating team had announced the agreement earlier this month.The union said...

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CFIA/Health Hazard Alert: Various XL Foods (Est. 38) Beef Products May Contain E. coli O157:H7 Bacteria

September 28, 2012 1:40 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public, food service establishments, retailers, distributors and manufacturers, not to consume, serve, use, or sell certain beef products manufactured and sold by XL Foods (Est. 38) because the products may be contaminated with E. coli...

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Forestar Group closes $146M deal for Credo

September 28, 2012 12:40 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Forestar Group Inc., a real estate and natural resources developer, said Friday that it completed its acquisition of Credo Petroleum Corp. for about $146 million in cash, excluding closing costs.The Austin, Texas-based company said it expects the addition of Denver-based Credo to double its...

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Operators ramp up power at Minn. nuclear plant

September 28, 2012 12:40 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Operators are ramping up power at the Monticello nuclear plant following an automatic shutdown earlier this week.Xcel Energy Inc. says the plant was restarted Friday.The plant shut down safely on Tuesday morning as workers were performing maintenance on electric equipment. Xcel says that...

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Operators ramp up power at Xcel nuclear plant

September 28, 2012 12:40 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Operators are ramping up power at the Xcel Energy Inc.'s Monticello nuclear plant following an automatic shutdown earlier this week.Xcel said the plant was restarted Friday.The plant shut down safely on Tuesday morning as workers were performing maintenance on electric equipment. Xcel says that...

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Faculty celebrate Ford Foundation support

September 28, 2012 11:52 am | by Cornell University | Comments

Cornell faculty marked the 50th anniversary of the Ford Fellowship Program, which supports minority faculty members, at a conference in California.

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Teco Energy to sell power plants in Guatemala

September 28, 2012 11:40 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Teco Energy Inc., the owner of Tampa Electric Co., said Friday that it is selling its power plants in Guatemala for $227.5 million in cash.Teco said the sales of the plants in Alborada and San Jose will reduce its earnings per share in 2013 and 2014, but allow it to focus on its domestic...

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Jury recommends death for arsonist convicted of murdering 5 who died of heart attacks in fire

September 28, 2012 10:41 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Jury recommends death for arsonist convicted of murdering 5 who died of heart attacks in fire .

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Packing plant linked to tainted beef ordered shut

September 28, 2012 10:41 am | by CHARMAINE NORONHA - Associated Press - Associated Press | Comments

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency said Friday that it has temporarily shut a meatpacking plant linked to contaminated beef products that have been distributed across Canada and the United States.Brian Evans, special advisor to the president of the inspection agency, said Friday that XL Foods...

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United Airlines will study Delta's refinery bid

September 28, 2012 10:41 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The CEO of United Airlines' parent company says he will watch to see if Delta benefits from buying an oil refinery and could imitate its rival."If it works for Delta it can work for us, and it's completely reproducible," United Continental Holdings Inc. CEO Jeff Smisek said Friday on CNBC.Delta...

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Transocean names executive to chief of staff

September 28, 2012 10:41 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Transocean Ltd. said Friday that the executive in charge of its worldwide marketing will become chief of staff of the offshore drilling rig company.Switzerland-based Transocean said that Ihab Toma, executive vice president of operations since August 2011, will become executive vice president...

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