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America First Multifamily Investors, L.P.
America First Tax Exempt Investors, L.P. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Shares Representing Assigned Limited Partnership Interests
OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- America First Tax Exempt Investors, L.P. (Nasdaq:ATAX) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 4,200,000 shares representing assigned limited partnership interests at $5.05 per share, raising approximately $19,950,000 in net proceeds for the Company after payment of underwriting discounts and commissions. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 630,000 additional shares at the same price per share in order to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering was made pursuant to a shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is expected to close on October 13, 2009, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
MetaPower International, Inc.
MetaPower International, Inc. Receives Second Australian Patent for UCoDA Business Process Management Technology
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MetaPower International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MTPR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, MetaPower Inc., has been notified that the amendment to its application for an Australian patent to cover its UCoDA technology has been accepted under Australia Patent No. 2007221875 and is expected to be issued after a 3 month competition period. This patent covers 16 separate claims for the Company's UCoDA Technology to those previously awarded under Australia Patent No. 2001270179. The Company currently holds UCoDA Technology patents in the United States, Taiwan and Australia. Patents are still pending in Europe, China and Canada.
FreeSeas Announces Charter Agreements on Six of Its Handysize Vessels
PIRAEUS, Greece, Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FreeSeas Inc. (Nasdaq:FREE) (Nasdaq:FREEW) (Nasdaq:FREEZ) ("FreeSeas" or the "Company"), a transporter of dry-bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of a fleet of eight Handysize vessels and two Handymax vessels, announced today new charters for six of its vessels, including the recently purchased Free Neptune, as well as the Free Envoy, Free Hero, Free Maverick, Free Knight, and Free Impala. These new charters are detailed below:
Freeview Signs IPG Cooperation Agreement With Rovi
SANTA CLARA, Calif. and SYDNEY, Australia, Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rovi Corporation (Nasdaq:ROVI) and Freeview Australia today announced that Freeview has entered into a multi-year cooperation agreement for interactive program guide (IPG) patents owned by Rovi.
AudioCodes Announces Third Quarter 2009 Reporting Date
LOD, Israel, Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AudioCodes (Nasdaq:AUDC), a leading provider of Voice over IP (VoIP) technologies and Voice Network products, will release financial results for its third quarter 2009, reflecting the period ended September 30, 2009, on Tuesday, November 3, 2009, after the market close. AudioCodes' financial results will be released over the news wires, and will also be posted on the corporate Website.
Energy Focus, Inc.
Photo Release -- Departments of the Army and Air Force Place $256,000 LED Lighting Order With Energy Focus, Inc. Through GSA Federal Supply Schedule
SOLON, Ohio, Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Energy Focus, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFOI), a leader in providing energy efficient lighting solutions, today announced it received a $256,000 order from the Departments of the Army and Air Force to provide efficient area and security lighting for the Minnesota Air National Guard. The order for state-of-the-art LED lighting fixtures is expected to be fulfilled in October.
Critical Solutions, Inc.
Critical Solutions' Renewable Energy Tower, Mojo, Plays Key Part in CERMUSA Technology Presentation for NIOSH
ASHBURN, Va., Oct. 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Critical Solutions Inc. (Pink Sheets:CSLI), the designer of renewable energy tower systems, today announced that the Company's Mojo unit was showcased by CERMUSA, the Center of Excellence for Remote and Medically Under-Served Areas, in a Technology Presentation for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).