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PICO Holdings, Inc.
PICO Holdings, Inc. Sells Its Remaining Interest in Semitropic Water Storage Facility
LA JOLLA, Calif., July 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PICO Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PICO) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Vidler Water Company, Inc., has assigned its remaining rights and obligations in the Semitropic Water Banking and Exchange Program for total cash sale proceeds of $11.7 million. The purchaser was San Diego County Water Authority, a public water agency serving San Diego County, California. The interest assigned to San Diego County Water Authority principally consisted of 30,000 acre-feet of storage capacity.
BioCurex Comments On Market Activity
RICHMOND, British Columbia, July 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BioCurex Inc. (OTCBB:BOCX) is aware of the recent trading activity in the company's stock and notes that there has been no material change in the business of the Company to support this activity.
Outokumpu and Vattenfall sign major electricity deal
July 3, 2008 at 4.30 p.m.
Outokumpu has signed a deal with Vattenfall about electricity deliveries
amounting to around fifteen terawatt hours (TWh) during a ten-year period in
Finland and Sweden. The deal is unique for its scope and is seen as a powerful
contribution to Nordic co-operation.
In addition to the extensive deliveries of electricity, Vattenfall and
Outokumpu have also agreed about electricity portfolio management services to
be provided by Vattenfall, as well a