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Aquila's First Quarter Earnings Impacted by Milder Weather
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aquila, Inc. (NYSE:ILA) today reported a net loss of $1.1 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2006, or a fully diluted loss of less than one cent per share, compared to net income of $700,000, or two cents per fully diluted share, in the first quarter of 2005. First quarter sales were $431 million in 2006 versus $352.9 million in 2005. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) for the continuing and discontinued electric and gas utility businesses were $90.9 million in the first quarter of 2006, compared to $103.7 million in the same quarter in 2005.
Nanoforce Inc. Has Named a New Board of Advisors
EL PASO, Texas, May 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nanoforce Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNFC), a developer of nano-materials, today has announced the appointment of a Board of Advisors for subsidiary company Refinery Science Corp. Nanoforce identifies and engages leaders in government, business, and civil society who share a vision for nanotechnology. "We are proud to welcome such accomplished and respected figures to the Refinery Science Advisory Group," says David Rendina, CEO Nanoforce. "It's a great beginning. We look forward to continuing to build a well-rounded group of advisors, who can offer experience from all areas applicable to our technology."
To the Editorial Offices: Telenor's Annual Report is Available
OSLO, Norway, May 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telenor ASA's annual report for 2005 is now available in electronic version on www.telenor.com/ir and www.telenor.no/ir. A printed version of Telenor's accounts and the report of the Board of Directors is available in Norwegian and English and will be distributed to Telenor's shareholders.
Golden Patriot Corp.
Golden Patriot, Corp. Announces Phase I Sampling Results and Plans for Drill Program
UNIONDALE, N.Y., May 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Golden Patriot, Corp. ("Golden Patriot" or the "Company") (OTCBB:GPTC) (Frankfurt:GPU) is pleased to announce receipt of the report by Mark Fedikow HB.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., P.Geo. of Winnipeg, Manitoba, on the results of a Mobile Metal Ions Process (MMI-I) soil geochemistry survey on the Lucky Boy property in Gila County, Arizona.
Bombardier Aerospace Selects EMS SATCOM AMT-3800 High-Gain Antenna for Global Business Jet Family
GENEVA, May 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS SATCOM, a division of EMS Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG), reported today that Bombardier Aerospace has selected the company's eNfusion(tm) AMT-3800 high-gain antenna as an approved factory option on its ultra long-range Global(see Note) Express XRS and super-large Bombardier Global 5000(a) business jets. The AMT-3800 antenna joins the company's AMT-50 tail-mounted high-gain antenna as an option available to aircraft purchasers.