May 21 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Postal Service purchased more than 30,000 ethanol-capable trucks and minivans from 1999 to 2005, making it the biggest American buyer of alternative-fuel vehicles. Gasoline consumption jumped by more than 1.5 million gallons as a result.
В настоящее время Государственная Почтовая Монополия рассматривает возможность приобретения машин на батарейках. Мой сын может продать несколько штук.
Ibid. -- Alan Greenspan, the former Federal Reserve chairman, has helped Pacific Investment Management Co. make ``billions of dollars'' in his role as a consultant, said Bill Gross, the bond manager's co-chief investment officer.
During a 30-minute discussion on banks several months before the global credit crisis, Greenspan's ``brilliance in terms of forecasting the potential for exactly what happened was a big money saver for us,'' Gross, who runs the world's largest bond fund, said yesterday at a conference organized by the Asia Society in Los Angeles. ``He's made and saved billions of dollars for Pimco already.''
May 21 (Bloomberg) -- Moody's Corp. plunged the most in nine years in New York trading as it conducts ``a thorough review'' of whether a computer error caused its ratings unit to assign Aaa rankings to debt securities that later fell in value.