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Slow travel...

Last year, when I drove down to Shawnee, Oklahoma for the EDP class, I did the drive as one long marathon haul. I blew out of Indy in the pre-dawn darkness, with the sun coming up about Terre Haute, and rolled into the Holiday Inn Express parking lot with a bit of glow left on the western horizon.That was only 740 miles, and the run to New Orleans for Tac-Con this year (well, actually Westwego, just on the far side of NOLA) was another hundred miles further than that.I decided that I was about s...
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Exclusive: Portugal's EDP could create Latam JV with China Three Gorges if takeover bid fails - sources

LONDON/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Portugal's Energia de Portugal EDP could propose a joint venture with China Three Gorges (CTG) allowing CTG to expand its foothold in Brazil and Latin America if the Chinese power giant's bid to take over EDP fails, people familiar with the matter said. CTG, EDP's main shareholder with a 23 percent stake, is among Chinese state-backed companies that have been increasing their investments in European countries such as Portugal, Greece and Cyprus over the past few yea...
Tags: Science, London, Cyprus, Portugal, Brazil, Latin America, Ctg, EDP, China Three Gorges, China Three Gorges CTG, SAO PAULO Reuters Portugal, Energia de Portugal EDP, CTG EDP, Portugal Greece

Exclusive: EDP readies sale of electricity generation assets in Portugal - sources

LONDON/LISBON (Reuters) - EDP-Energia de Portugal is working on a plan to sell some of its electricity generation assets in Portugal, three sources close to the matter said, in an effort to free up cash to drive its renewable energy expansion. EDP, which was approached last year by China Three Gorges (CTG) with a 9 billion euro takeover proposal, owns conventional generation assets in Portugal and Spain that are worth around 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion). It is currently looking to divest p...
Tags: Science, London, Spain, Portugal, EDP, China Three Gorges CTG, LISBON Reuters EDP Energia

Louis Vuitton Les Colognes: Afternoon Swim, Cactus Garden Sun Song

Les Colognes Louis Vuitton is the new line of the Les Parfums Louis Vuitton collection that comes out in April 2019. Perfumer Jacques Cavallier Belletrud signed all creations of this house. The three fresh, cologne-like scents (in EDP concentration) are named Sun Song, Cactus Garden and Afternoon Swim. "I love L.A. For me, it is the city of freedom,"  said Jacques Cavallier to wwd. He also ad... Read full article: Louis Vuitton Les Colognes: Afternoon Swim, Cactus Garden Sun Song from Fragra...
Tags: Fashion, EDP, Fragrantica Perfumes, Jacques Cavallier Belletrud, Jacques Cavallier, Les Parfums Louis Vuitton, Louis Vuitton Les Colognes, Les Colognes Louis Vuitton

Portugal's EDP invests in cybersecurity firm Sepio Systems

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Energias de Portugal, one of Europe’s major electricity operators, made a strategic investment in U.S.-Israeli cybersecurity company Sepio Systems. Financial terms were not disclosed. EDP, one of the world's largest wind power operators, is expanding partnerships in cybersecurity to strengthen connectivity and resilience that are vital to infrastructure, and advance new business opportunities. ...
Tags: Europe, Science, Portugal, EDP, Sepio Systems, JERUSALEM Reuters Energias de Portugal, Sepio Systems Financial

TIFF 2018 starts with a (relaxing) vengence at Essentials Lounge 9!

credit: Ryan Emberley It's TIFF-time again and the best thing about it... the chance that you will spot cute celebrity boys wandering around Toronto - making it very important to be prepared and look your best at all times!  This was made much easier thanks to this year's Essentials Lounge and all of the fabulous products on offer there including... Get hair to rival Kit's with: Design.Me Puff.Me Shampoo and Conditioner - 300ml - $22 - intensely volumizes hair with its weightless, ...
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CRKT Homefront Knife Field Test and Review

CRKT Homefront Knife variations USA – -( When the original Homefront knife was introduced at the 2017 SHOT Show, it established a new standard for folder knives. It incorporated the genius of renowned bladesmith Ken Onion with the engineering expertise of design engineers at CRKT to produce the first true “field strip” knife. CRKT Homefront Knives The Homefront enabled the user to quickly take the knife completely apart for cleaning without tools and just as rapidly put it back to...
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Fragrant Friday - Marc Jacobs Daisy Love

There's a new Daisy in Marc Jacobs' field - addictive and irresistible, Daisy Love fills the air with a contagious love of life!Marc Jacobs Daisy Love - 50ml EDT - $96. 100ml EDT - $120 - a gourmand radiant fragrance that  reveals its first notes in a vibrant burst of sweet cloudberries. Delicate daisy tree petals mingle with sparkling cashmere musks and driftwood to create a lasting and memorable gourmand twist.The bottle is an ode to the Marc Jacobs iconic daisy and blooms with an oversized d...
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China Three Gorges sounds out interest in EDP's U.S. assets: sources

China Three Gorges has held talks with European utilities to gauge their interest in buying EDP's U.S. renewables business, as it looks to smooth the path for its planned takeover of the Portuguese company, three sources familiar with the matter said.
Tags: Money, businessNews, EDP, China Three Gorges

Insight: In Portugal, trust in China is the art of the deal

LISBON (Reuters) - Utility company EDP may balk at the meagre 5 percent premium offered for its shares by China Three Gorges (CTG) but the battle for Portugal's biggest business has largely played out already.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Portugal, Lisbon, EDP, Reuters Utility, China Three Gorges CTG

China Three Gorges launches $10.8 billion bid for Portuguese power firm EDP

LISBON (Reuters) - China's state-owned utility China Three Gorges on Friday launched a bid to take control of Portugal's biggest company EDP, offering a premium of just below 5 percent on the power firm's closing stock price.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Portugal, Lisbon, Reuters China, EDP, China Three Gorges

Fragrant Friday - Nuxe Prodigieux Le Parfum

Always wished you could get the wonderful scent of your Nuxe Huile Prodigieux in a perfume? Well now you can with:  Nuxe Prodigieux Le Parfum - 50ml EDP - $70 - a feminine blend of sunshine and warm sand with top notes of orange blossom, bergamot, mandarin orange and orange; heart notes of magnolia, rose and gardenia; and base notes of vanilla, coconut milk and pebbles.Great news, it smells exactly the same as the dry oil, maybe even better because it doesn't have that underlying "oily" smell -...
Tags: Shopping, Canada, Fragrance, Christelle, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Lisamarie, Nuxe, Nuxe Prodigieux Le Parfum, Hudson s Bay and Shoppers Drug Mart Lisamarie

Mother's Day Gift Guide 2018: 10 Great Beauty Gifts.

press sample, bought by me, affiliate links Mother's Day is Sunday, May 13th, which is less than two weeks away. When it comes to giving Mom (or the mother figure in your life) the best, you need to think out of the box. You know that I always give gifts of beauty and I can say that these gifts have always been more than loved and appreciated.Given alongside a thoughtful card, some homemade treats and flowers, a beauty gift is personal and shows that you are taking into consideration her wants....
Tags: Gift Guide, Makeup, Beauty, Skin Care, Mom, Clarisonic, Sephora, Ulta, EDP, Bath & Body Care, Occitane, Piece Hand Cream Collection Everyone, Uplift Firming Massage Brush Head, Rose Hips Masks, Ulta8 Deborah Lippmann Cuticle Lab Nail Treatment, NordstromA

Fragrant Friday - Coach Floral

Coach Floral - 50ml EDP - $92, 90ml EDP - $118 - a delicate feminine scent with top notes of citrus, effervescent pink peppercorn and radiant pineapple sorbet; fragrant heart notes of tea rose, jasmine, sambac and gardenia; and base notes of elegant creamy wood, patchouli essence and crystal musks.It's a positive and uplifting scent meant to evoke the lightness of spring and summer - and it really does - along with the tea rose charm and rose gold finishes including hangtag it practically screa...
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Fragrant Friday - CLEAN Fresh Linens

Ever wanted to capture that perfect moment when you have just changed the sheets on your bed and you slip in post shower - how extra cool and crisp the bed feels... now you can in a scent: CLEAN Fresh Linens - 30ml EDP - $54, 60ml EDP - $95 - a fresh scent with notes of clean sheet accord, rain lily and skin musk that was inspired by the softness of fresh cotton linens on a sunny weekend morning, and is meant to evoke memories of lying wrapped in bed for hours, feeling the warm sun shine...
Tags: Shopping, Clean, Fragrance, Sephora, Christelle, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Lisamarie

Fragrant Friday - Chloé Nomade

Chloé Nomade - 75ml EDP - $154, 50ml EDP - $122, 30ml EDP - $86, 10ml EDP Travel Spray - $35 - a warm floral chypre scent that is a mix of softness and strength with the intense, mineral character of oak moss which is shrouded with the sweetness of the Mirabelle plum and from this freshness emanates a sensation of flowery luminescence carried by freesia. The scent is hard to describe - on me it smells floral but with kind of an edge to it, like a bad-ass floral and then dries down to s...
Tags: Shopping, Fragrance, Christelle, Mirabelle, Chloe, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Lisamarie

Fragrant Friday - Aura Mugler

Mugler introduces a brand new fragrance that blends botanical freshness and feline sensuality: Aura Mugler - 30ml EDP - $85, 50ml EDP - $115, 90ml EDP - $150, 200ml Body Lotion - $65, 200ml Shower Milk - $55 - this isn't your usual pyramid fragrance but rather combines five substances, three hearts, two overdoses and one magnetic field into an oriental botanical carnal scent:The Beating Heart - tiger lianaThe Botanical Heart - rhubarb leaf and orange blossomThe Animal Heart - bourbon vanilla an...
Tags: Shopping, Angel, Fragrance, Christelle, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Canada Lisamarie, Lisamarie, THIERRY MUGLER, Mugler, Aura Mugler, 200ml Shower Milk

New Muhammad Ali Fragrances (Fragrantica Giveaway)

    The UK-based Muhammad Ali Perfume collection launched seven exclusive men's fragrances at the end of 2017 and the brand is excited to share them with Fragrantica's worldwide readers! Just leave a comment below by January 22nd, 2017 telling us which fragrance most intrigues you. Winners will be chosen at random and notified by Fragrantica private message. The seven 100ml EDP spray... Read full article: New Muhammad Ali Fragrances (Fragrantica Giveaway) from Fragrantica Perfumes a...
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Fragrant Friday - Avon Prima Noir

Avon's newest scent is strong, mysterious and graceful - inspired by the dedication, strength and alluring mystique of a prima ballerina with a bold enigmatic edge: Avon Prima Noir - 50ml EDP - $30 - a warm, spicy scent with enticing notes of silky violet, opulent jasmine and creamy vanilla noir. Available from your Avon rep - 1-800-265-AVON or online at And while you are shopping, remember to snag the latest A Box - only $10 with a $40 purchase... ...
Tags: Shopping, Avon, Fragrance, Christelle, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Lisamarie, Creme Brulee, Gift Sets, Purchase With Purchase, Avon Prima Noir, Rare Pearls Eau de Parfum Travel Spray

Fragrant Friday - Tiffany & Co.

Exciting news people - your budget might not be able to swing a Tiffany diamond tiara but now everyone can get their own little piece of Tiffany with their brand new fragrance! Tiffany & Co. - 50ml EDP - $120, 75ml EDP - $150 - a sparkling floral musk with vibrant top notes of vert de mandarine, bergamot and lemon; heart notes of iris, black currant, peach and rose; and base notes of patchouli and musk - that unleashes the essence of Tiffany in all of its purity: just bare skin, a scent, a...
Tags: Shopping, Canada, Fragrance, Hudson, Yorkdale, Bay, Tiffany, Tiffany Co, Christelle, EDP, Fragrant Friday, Lisamarie, Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty Boutiques, Tiffany and Co

Fragrant Friday - My Burberry Blush

My Burberry Blush - 50ml EDP - $98, 90ml EDP - $130 - a sparkling and intensely feminine fragrance with top notes of glazed pomegranate and vibrant lemon; heart notes of delicate rose petal and crisp apple; and base notes of jasmine and wisteria accord.The bottle is a pinker, prettier version of the original with a lighter coloured horn-look cap that is feminine and sophisticated. The scent itself is also "pinker", with some lovely fruity notes that keep it from being too floral and add sparkle...
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Nine Fascinating Bits from the Legkov CAS Decision (Updated)

The Court of Arbitration for Sport decided that there was a “reasonable possibility” that Alexander Legkov had doped at the 2014 Olympics. Here, he pumped his fist after Russia claimed silver in the 4 x 10 k relay, their nation’s first medal in cross-country at the Sochi Olympics. Nearly two weeks ago now, the lawyer for Russian cross-country skier Alexander Legkov a panel at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) had come to after a hearing in May. Legkov has been suspended by the Internat...
Tags: Europe, Instagram, Germany, Russia, Toronto, Sport, Davos, Cologne, Skiing, New York Times, Switzerland, Moscow, Mclaren, Sochi, Wada, Ioc

Nine Fascinating Bits from the Legkov CAS Decision

The Court of Arbitration for Sport decided that there was a “reasonable possibility” that Alexander Legkov had doped at the 2014 Olympics. Here, he pumped his fist after Russia claimed silver in the 4 x 10 k relay, their nation’s first medal in cross-country at the Sochi Olympics. Nearly two weeks ago now, the lawyer for Russian cross-country skier Alexander Legkov a panel at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) had come to after a hearing in May. Legkov has been suspended by the Internat...
Tags: Europe, Instagram, Russia, Toronto, Sport, Davos, Skiing, New York Times, Switzerland, Moscow, Mclaren, Sochi, Wada, Ioc, Panel, IAAF

2018 Body Buyer’s Guide

American Speed Company The multi-award winning Speed33 all-steel body of Michigan-based American Speed Company is a rod like few others. The Speed33 features a number of innovative hot rod features, including the first modern, fully integrated convertible top in a ’33, the first full substructural design for maximum body rigidity, and is conducive to traditional hot rod appeal in both fenderless and full-fendered configurations. Other distinctive features include power door glass windows and...
Tags: Usa, Featured, Michigan, Portland Oregon, Detroit, Steve, Sar, SEMA, Woody, Tri Five Chevy, EDP, Tri Five, American Speed Company, Hot Rodz, United Pacific, Ford Truck

Ohio environmentalists, neighbors divided over wind turbines

PAYNE, Ohio (AP) — From the ground, the narrow aluminum ladder might as well extend to infinity. Actual height: 290 feet. A videographer straps on a protective harness, hard hat and safety glasses, joined by two employees of the farm’s operator, EDP Renewables. They are about to climb inside one of 55 wind turbines at […]
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Financial adviser Pi Capital adds MD to power and energy group

Financial adviser Pi Capital has hired Roberto Guimarães as a managing director in its power and energy group. He is the former project development head at GE LATAM. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Roberto Guimarães is joining Pi Capital as a Managing Director in the Power & Energy Group. Mr. Guimarães comes to Pi Capital after 20 years of experience in M&A, Venture Capital, and Business Development as a corporate executive in the Oil & Gas, Energy, and Telecom sectors. Mr....
Tags: New York, Trends, People, Marco Polo, Guimaraes, FINRA, University of London, EDP, SIPC, Pi Capital, Roberto Guimarães, GE LATAM, Power Energy Group, Venture Capital and Business Development, Oil Gas Energy and Telecom, Pavlos Mavrides

N.O.S. Versus Repro Versus Used and More Vintage Mustang Tech Questions and Answers

A lot of things have changed over the past 10 years or so on New Old Stock parts, especially in exterior sheetmetal. Which of these types of parts are right for your car may vary. Here’s my take on parts, and how you decide which is right for your car. N.O.S.: This is the best choice in MOST cases, but sometimes they are not necessarily the cheapest. They may still fit better than some aftermarket panels. One fellow builder put it this way: “Ford Panels may not fit, but they fit wrong the same ...
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Fragrant Friday - Katy Perry's INDI

Katy Perry introduces a new fragrance that is as unique as the people who wear it: Katy Perry's INDI - 50ml EDP - $58, 30ml EDP - $38 - a one of a kind seductive musk fragrance that elevates the senses with top notes of white tea, Oriental plum and Italian bergamot; heart notes of fresh muguet, cyclamen and white cedar wood; and base notes of velvety amber sultan, vanilla tonka bean and seductive musks.  If you're a fan of a musk, you're going to love this one - it has eleven differen...
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Exclusive - Spain's Gas Natural targets $40 billion EDP merger: sources

MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish power and gas company Gas Natural has approached Portuguese rival EDP about merging to form Europe's fourth biggest utility by market value, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.
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Fragrant Friday - NEST Black Tulip

NEST Black Tulip - 50ml EDP - $88, 8ml EDP Rollerball - $32 - a warm floral modern chypre fragrance with notes of black amber plum, pink pepper, Japanese violet and patchouli that is as provocative as it is seductive and alluring.I know it's meant to be a floral but on my skin I can really smell the plum - it's sweet and kind of warm and smokey, really pretty and has lots of staying power too!As with all the NEST fragrances though, I love the packaging most of all, inspired by the works of 18th...
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