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Ariel Way, Inc.
Ariel Way Signs Strategic Channel Program Agreement With Helius for Digital Signage Networks
VIENNA, Va., Jan. 25, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Ariel Way, Inc., (OTCBB:AWYI) a technology and services company for highly secure global communications, multimedia and digital signage solutions and technologies, today announced that it has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Ariel Way Media, Inc., entered into a Strategic Channel Program Agreement with Helius, Inc. of Lindon, Utah for digital signage equipment and software. The agreement provides a framework for a strategic relationship between Helius and Ariel Way, who intends to actively utilize, promote, sell and support Helius products and solutions for Ariel Way's planned digital signage network deployment. The agreement allows Ariel Way Media to purchase and resell Helius products at advantageous prices.
First Solar, Inc.
First Solar Announces 100MW Manufacturing Plant Expansion in Malaysia
PHOENIX, Jan. 25, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) today announced it will expand production with a new four-line solar module manufacturing plant with an expected minimum annual capacity (or nameplate capacity) of 100MW. The manufacturing plant will be located in Kulim Hi Tech Park located in Kedah, Malaysia and when fully ramped will employ approximately 500 people. Plant construction is scheduled to begin in April 2007 and conclude late in 2007, with production planned to begin in the second half of 2008. The total plant investment is estimated to be $150M. The Malaysian government is providing a 15-year income tax holiday as an incentive for First Solar's investment in Malaysia. The manufacturing site can accommodate future expansion.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Holdings, Inc. to Capitalize on President's National Demand of Alternative Fuels
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Jan. 25, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheet:AMHD) is pleased to announce that the Company is looking to capitalize on the President's demands for increased production of renewable fuels. President Bush proposed in his State of the Union address to set the amount of alternative fuels that must be blended into the fuel supply at 35 billion gallons by 2017, up from 7.5 billion gallons in 2012. He also stated that he wants to expand the standard to include not just biodiesel but a wide range of oil alternatives, such as ethanol, methanol, butanol and hydrogen.