DANBURY, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 11, 2006–For the fourth consecutive year, Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. This puts Praxair among the top 10 percent of the world’s largest 2,500 companies that are included in the index because of their industry leadership in corporate sustainability. Read the rest of this entry »

Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLDP)(NASDAQ: BLDP), a world leader in the development, manufacture and sale of proton exchange membrane fuel cells, today announced its operating and financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2006. All amounts are in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise noted.

“Our re-positioning of Ballard over the past year, with a sharper focus on our core fuel cell business and greater emphasis on nearer term commercial opportunities, has enabled key progress, evident in our results in the second quarter,” said John Sheridan, Ballard’s President and Chief Executive Officer.

2006 Q2 financial highlights include:

– Growth in revenues of $6.1 million to $15.1 million, year over year Read the rest of this entry »