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Kentucky Energy, Inc.
Quest Minerals & Mining Acquires Additional Equipment
PATERSON, N.J., April 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Quest Minerals & Mining Corp. (OTCBB:QMNM) (Frankfurt:QMNB), a Kentucky based operator of energy and mineral related properties, announced today that it has acquired additional mining equipment through a lease purchase agreement in order to manage their anticipated production demands. The equipment lease purchase included a JOY continuous minor, a JOY shuttle car, and an SNS F488 scoop. The company recently received a large purchase order for up to $8 million of coal through December 2008 from Logan & Kanawha Co., LLC., a West Virginia company.
Orion Energy Systems, Inc.
Trane - Global Leader in Air Conditioning Solutions - Deploys Orion Energy Systems Technology At Georgia Production Facility to Reduce Energy Consumption and Improve Light Levels
MANITOWOC, Wis., April 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Energy Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:OESX) today announced that the Trane Corporation, a worldwide manufacturer of air conditioning systems, recently deployed Orion's next generation of lighting technology in its Vidalia, Ga., production facility. Orion's high intensity fluorescent (HIF) lighting system was coupled with Orion's Wireless InteLite(tm) Control platform to create a solution for Trane that significantly reduced energy consumption while simultaneously increasing light levels. The project demonstrates how easily the Wireless InteLite(tm) Control platform allows for a facility's lighting to be grouped into zones of usage, with power to each zone controlled through wireless technology in response to any of several inputs, thereby solving the problem of inefficient use of industrial lighting.