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FuelCell Energy, Inc.
FuelCell Energy Launches New Web Site
DANBURY, Conn., Sept. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- FuelCell Energy(r), Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the development and manufacture of fuel cells for Ultra-Clean electric power generation, announces the launch of a new web site at www.fuelcellenergy.com. The new site contains extensive information on the company's patented Direct FuelCell(r) (DFC(r)) technology, and also provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits fuel cell power plants offer for a wide variety of markets and industries such as wastewater treatment, manufacturing, food/beverage processing, and utility/grid support. The new web site provides information on FuelCell Energy's global power plant fleet and contains the information, resources, and products customers need to implement reliable, Ultra-Clean power for their 24/7 baseload power requirements.
Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co.
Penwest Enters Into Research and Development Agreement With Otsuka Pharmaceutical
DANBURY, Conn., Sept. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co. (Nasdaq:PPCO) today announced that it has signed a research and development agreement with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. of Japan to develop a formulation of an undisclosed Otsuka compound utilizing Penwest's TIMERx(r) drug delivery technology. Under the terms of the agreement, Penwest will receive undisclosed fees and payments.
FreeSeas Inc. Announces Delivery of the Handymax Free Jupiter
PIRAEUS, Greece, Sept. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- FreeSeas Inc. (Nasdaq:FREE) (Nasdaq:FREEW) (Nasdaq:FREEZ) ("FreeSeas" or "the Company"), a provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk cargoes, announced today that it has taken delivery of the 2002-built, 47,777 dwt Handymax M/V Free Jupiter on September 5, 2007. The vessel was then placed on a spot time charter for approximately 30 days at a rate of US$43,000 per day.
Leading Brands, Inc.
Leading Brands, Inc. to Present At Citigroup Healthy Lifestyles Seminar 2007 On September 12, 2007
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Leading Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq:LBIX), North America's only fully integrated healthy beverage company, is pleased to announce that its Chairman and CEO, Ralph McRae, will present at the Citigroup Healthy Lifestyles Seminar on Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at 1:35 pm Eastern time. This event will be held in New York at Citicorp Center, 153 East 53rd St. -- 14th Floor. This presentation will not be available by webcast.