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Renewable Energy Trade Board Corporation
CTDC Announces Change in Chief Financial Officer
HONG KONG, Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Technology Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq:CTDC) ("CTDC" or "the Company"), a provider of solar energy products and solutions in China focusing on a-Si thin film technology, today announced the appointment of Gary Leung as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer to replace Charlene Hua who resigned for her personal reason, with effect from November 6, 2008, pursuant to a board resolution passed in accordance with the recommendation from the Company's Nominating Committee.
Kentucky Energy, Inc.
Quest Minerals & Mining Looks at Optimistic Fourth Quarter
PATERSON, N.J., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quest Minerals & Mining Corp. (OTCBB:QMLM) (Frankfurt:QMNA), a Kentucky based operator of energy and mineral related properties, today announced that in the first six weeks of the fourth quarter alone, the company has already matched its entire first nine months of coal sales for the year. It also plans to post their best revenues since recommencing operations in May, by more than doubling its revenues from 2007.
Electroglas Introduces a Turn-Key Motion System to Lower Costs and Accelerate VAR Development
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electroglas, Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLS) today announced the release of its Motion Control for Advanced Technologies (MCAT). Optimized to reduce development costs and design cycle times for Value Added Resellers and Original Equipment Manufacturers, the Electroglas MCAT delivers the performance and reliability of a production semiconductor motion system as a turn-key platform for product development.
Plug Power, Inc.
Plug Power Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
LATHAM, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plug Power Inc. (Nasdaq:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today provided a progress update and reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2008.The Company reaffirmed its milestones for the remainder of 2008:
Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region's New Study On Returning Troops and Military Families Shows Inadequate Nonprofit Resources to Address Health and Critical Needs
WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new study by The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region (www.thecommunityfoundation.org) of returning troops from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan shows that community-based nonprofit organizations in the Greater Washington region do not have adequate resources to address the critical needs of these troops and their families. The goal of the study was to assess the ability of community-based nonprofit organizations in Greater Washington to provide critical services to troops and families facing financial, medical and related crises. The study concludes that raising awareness of this gap in resources has the potential to leverage philanthropic dollars to better support troops and their families.
Quartics' Media Coprocessing Solution Featured as a Microsoft Windows 7 `Shed-Compatible' Architecture At WinHEC 2008
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quartics, a provider of semiconductor and software media processing solutions, announced today that its Media Coprocessor Solution (MCP) was showcased throughout Microsoft's WinHEC 2008 Conference in Los Angeles, November 5-7. Microsoft demonstrated Quartics' MCP as one of the first Secure Hardware Encoder Decoder (SHED) compatible components for netbooks, laptops and desktop PCs. The MCP solution was shown during the opening keynote as well as the technical sessions, and demonstrated to the press, operating with Microsoft Windows 7 on a "netbook" computer.
Quartics Appoints Semiconductor Industry Veteran Mario Rivas as Chief Executive Officer
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quartics, a provider of semiconductor and software media processing solutions, today announced that it has named Mario Rivas, formerly Executive Vice President of AMD, as its chief executive officer. He joins a Quartics management team that already includes a number of top technology industry veterans.