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New Acura ZDX and ZDX Type S Will Take Brand's Precision Crafted Performance into the Electrified Era

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 3:00am

Demonstrating its commitment to performance in the electrified era, Acura will also launch with a ZDX Type S variant, as the brand continues to focus on putting the driver experience first.

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  • Demonstrating its commitment to performance in the electrified era, Acura will also launch with a ZDX Type S variant, as the brand continues to focus on putting the driver experience first.
  • The ZDX will be the first production model to feature many of the styling themes of the new Acura design direction introduced during Monterey Car Week in the form of the Acura Precision EV Concept.
  • The ZDX is being co-developed with GM utilizing the highly flexible global EV platform powered by Ultium batteries.
  • "Acura will remain focused on performance in the electrified era and Type S will continue to represent the pinnacle of this direction."

Capital Power announces its inaugural Green Subordinated Notes offering

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 1:50am

EDMONTON, Alberta, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Power Corporation (Capital Power or the Company) (TSX:CPX) announced today that it has priced a public offering (the Offering) in Canada of C$350 million 7.95% Fixed-to-Fixed Rate Subordinated Notes, Series 1, due September 9, 2082 (the Notes).

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  • EDMONTON, Alberta, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Power Corporation (Capital Power or the Company) (TSX:CPX) announced today that it has priced a public offering (the Offering) in Canada of C$350 million 7.95% Fixed-to-Fixed Rate Subordinated Notes, Series 1, due September 9, 2082 (the Notes).
  • The Offering represents the Companys first green bond offering pursuant to its recently released Green Financing Framework, which Sustainalytics reviewed and provided a second-party opinion confirming its credibility.
  • Capital Power (TSX: CPX) is a growth-oriented North American wholesale power producer with a strategic focus on sustainable energy headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Capital Power owns approximately 6,600 MW of power generation capacity at 27 facilities across North America.

KBC Releases Petro-SIM 7.3 Technology to Optimize Refinery and Petrochemical Operations

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 1:15am

HOUSTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of a new version of its award-winning Petro-SIM® process simulation software. Version 7.3 now has a more reliable and robust reactor for modeling bio-oils and an emission calculation model for gas turbines and burners. As operators transition to clean energy, they now have access to highly accurate methods to design, monitor, and streamline operations while improving margins. Petro-SIM 7.3 technology lays the foundation for AI-based automated model maintenance, supporting the first of a series of applications that will deploy later this year.

Key Points: 
  • As operators transition to clean energy, they now have access to highly accurate methods to design, monitor, and streamline operations while improving margins.
  • Petro-SIM 7.3 technology lays the foundation for AI-based automated model maintenance, supporting the first of a series of applications that will deploy later this year.
  • KBC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Yokogawa Electric Corporation, is all about excellence in the Energy and Chemical industry.
  • We make excellence real for our customers through the actions of our people fused with our technology and best practices.

KBC Releases Petro-SIM 7.3 Technology to Optimize Refinery and Petrochemical Operations

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 1:15am

HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of a new version of its award-winning Petro-SIM® process simulation software. Version 7.3 now has a more reliable and robust reactor for modeling bio-oils and an emission calculation model for gas turbines and burners. As operators transition to clean energy, they now have access to highly accurate methods to design, monitor, and streamline operations while improving margins. Petro-SIM 7.3 technology lays the foundation for AI-based automated model maintenance, supporting the first of a series of applications that will deploy later this year.

Key Points: 
  • As operators transition to clean energy, they now have access to highly accurate methods to design, monitor, and streamline operations while improving margins.
  • Petro-SIM 7.3 technology lays the foundation for AI-based automated model maintenance, supporting the first of a series of applications that will deploy later this year.
  • KBC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Yokogawa Electric Corporation, is all about excellence in the Energy and Chemical industry.
  • We make excellence real for our customers through the actions of our people fused with our technology and best practices.

CANADA CARBON ANNOUNCES OPTION GRANTS

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:42pm

Toronto, ON, Canada, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada Carbon Inc. (the "Company") (TSX-V : CCB) (OTC: BRUZF) (Frankfurt: U7N1) announces that it has granted options (each, an Option) to purchase an aggregate of up to 400,000 common shares in the capital of the Company (each, a Common Share) to certain consultants of the Company.

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  • Toronto, ON, Canada, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada Carbon Inc. (the "Company") (TSX-V : CCB) (OTC: BRUZF) (Frankfurt: U7N1) announces that it has granted options (each, an Option) to purchase an aggregate of up to 400,000 common shares in the capital of the Company (each, a Common Share) to certain consultants of the Company.
  • Each Option is exercisable into one Common Share at $0.15 per share for a period of three years from the date of grant.
  • Such forward-looking statements reflect managements current beliefs and are based on assumptions made by and information currently available to the Company.
  • All of the forward-looking statements made in this press release are qualified by these cautionary statements and by those made in our filings with SEDAR in Canada (available at www.sedar.com).

Just Energy Announces Approval of SISP, Stalking Horse Transaction Agreement, SISP Support Agreement and Stay Extension

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:02pm

The Just Energy Entities intend to seek recognition in the U.S. of the SISP Order in their Chapter 15 cases.

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  • The Just Energy Entities intend to seek recognition in the U.S. of the SISP Order in their Chapter 15 cases.
  • The Stay Extension allows the Company to continue to operate in the ordinary course of business while conducting the SISP.
  • About Just Energy Group Inc.
    Just Energy is a retail energy provider specializing in electricity and natural gas commodities and bringing energy efficient solutions, carbon offsets and renewable energy options to customers.
  • Just Energy is the parent company of Amigo Energy, Filter Group, Hudson Energy, Interactive Energy Group, Tara Energy, and Terrapass.

Shaklee, Vitamin Angels Reach Milestone: 133,000 underserved children provided with essential nutrients

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:00pm

PLEASANTON, Calif., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee, a leading wellness company, announces today it has reached more than 133,000 at-risk children through its partnership with Vitamin Angels. With every Meology Kids all-in-one vitamin gummy pack sold, Shaklee provides essential nutrients and access to nutritional health to children in at-risk communities throughout the world. In addition to the impact of the Meology Kids purchases either online or via one of Shaklee's more than 2 million ambassadors, the organization provides its online shoppers the opportunity to round-up their cart at checkout to support children with this vital nutrition.

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  • With every Meology Kids all-in-one vitamin gummy pack sold, Shaklee provides essential nutrients and access to nutritional health to children in at-risk communities throughout the world.
  • "Our work with Vitamin Angels helps to ensure children get the nutrients they would otherwise be missing in their diet, all of which are vital to healthy growth and development."
  • Vitamin Angels is a global public health nutrition organization that provides evidence-based nutrition interventions to underserved pregnant women and children under five in the U.S. and around the world.
  • In 2020, Vitamin Angels reached 60 million women and children in 65 countries, including the U.S.

Popular Science Teams up with hOmeLabs on New Co-Branded Product Initiative

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:20pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Popular Science and hOmeLabs are proud to announce the launch of their newly co-branded air purifier .

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Popular Science and hOmeLabs are proud to announce the launch of their newly co-branded air purifier .
  • Popular Science is an iconic and beloved brand that doesnt put its name on products lightly, says Adam Morath, General Manager of Recurrents Science, Tech, and Outdoor brands.
  • This has been a collaborative effort by two innovative companies, and a first, but important step in our co-branding initiative.
  • Popular Science makes science and tech engaging, approachable, and inclusive to keep readers, listeners, and viewers plugged into and excited about the world around them.

QIAGEN Issues 2021 Sustainability Report

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

In 2021, QIAGEN lowered its greenhouse gas intensity, i.e., its Scope 1 and 2 emissions divided by net sales, by 16% compared to the previous year.

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  • In 2021, QIAGEN lowered its greenhouse gas intensity, i.e., its Scope 1 and 2 emissions divided by net sales, by 16% compared to the previous year.
  • For example, QIAGEN introduced plant-based material alternatives either based on straw or paper to replace the expanded polystyrene coolers in cold-chain shipments in 2021.
  • QIAGEN launched QIAreach QuantiFERON-TB (QIAreach QFT), a test featuring ultrasensitive digital detection built into a fully portable device, in October 2021.
  • For its sustainability efforts QIAGEN was recognized by the rating agencies ISS-ESG, MSCI as well as Sustainalytics which all specialize in sustainability.

Pond Technologies Holdings Inc. Announces Filing of 2022 Second Quarter Unaudited Interim Condensed Financial Statements, MD&A and Provides Business Update

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:37pm

Joint Commercialization Project Livalta/ABAgri- The joint commercialization project to produce algae-based animal feed ingredients with Livalta/AB Agri continued to progress.

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  • Joint Commercialization Project Livalta/ABAgri- The joint commercialization project to produce algae-based animal feed ingredients with Livalta/AB Agri continued to progress.
  • This global partnership with the protein specialists Livalta/AB Agri and Pond will produce commercial algae-based animal feed ingredients from CO2 emissions.
  • Since the start of the agreement, Pond has received approximately $1,572,000 for initialization and advanced milestone payments and has completed initial engineering work.
  • About Pond Technologies Holdings Inc.:
    Located in Markham, Ontario, Pond has developed a proprietary system that can profitably transform CO2into valuable products.