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Welwind Energy International Corporation
Welwind Announces Global Wind Energy Council Numbers for 2008
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Welwind Energy International Corp. (OTCBB:WWEI) (the "Company") announces that, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), 2008 has been a record year for the worldwide wind energy industry. New wind farms have generated over 27,000 MW of greenhouse gas-free electricity. Global wind energy capacity grew by 28.8% last year, even higher than the average over the past decade, to reach total global installations of more than 120.8 GW at the end of 2008. Over 27 GW of new wind power generation capacity came online in 2008, 36% more than in 2007.
StellarOne Corporation Declares Cash Dividend
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Feb. 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StellarOne Corporation (Nasdaq:STEL) (StellarOne), announced today that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.16 per share payable on February 27, 2009 to shareholders of record on February 9, 2009. The payment represents an annual yield to shareholders of approximately 4.7% based on StellarOne stock's recent trading price.
National Quality Forum Names Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Winner of 2009 NQF National Quality Healthcare Award
WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Quality Forum (NQF) announced today that Memorial Hermann Healthcare System is the winner of the 2009 NQF National Quality Healthcare Award. As a leading advocate for improving the quality of healthcare in America, NQF presents the Quality award each year to exemplary healthcare organizations that are role models for achieving meaningful, sustainable quality improvement in healthcare. The National Quality Healthcare Award is presented in partnership with Modern Healthcare and Studer Group.
Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group, Inc.
Beacon Solutions Completes Phase One Pharmaceutical Company Site Initiation On Schedule
LOUISVILLE, Ky., CINCINNATI and COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group, Inc. (OTCBB:BEAC) today announced that the Company has completed Phase One of the site initiation plan under its recently announced $19.5 million infrastructure management contract with one of the world's largest pharmaceutical and consumer health products companies.