Colima

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an active volcano in southwestern Mexico

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Initially, the plant will process about 500 MMcf/d of LNG and supply gas to the 1,200MW Manzanillo I and 700MW Manzanillo II thermoelectric plants in Colima state, the 565MW Bajio and 866MW Salamanca plants in Guanajuato state and the 601MW El Sauz plant in Queretaro state.
In much of Colima state, men clad in white continue an age-old tradition of tapping palm trees in the early morning for nectar to make tuba, a drink introduced from the Philippines (along with coconut palms) in the 16th century by the Spanish, who established trade routes between the two conquered nations.
Rescue workers are now assessing the damage: "The destruction is like a war zone, with fallen walls and streets blocked by rubble," Red Cross official Enrique de Jesus Rivera said from Colima state, where 166 homes collapsed.
Dozens of houses were flattened overnight in Colima state, about 300 miles west of the capital Mexico City, emergency services said.
NYSE:BAY) today announced that the Colima State Government, the Colima University, and Telecable, a cable operator located in Mexico have initiated a state communication network as part of an ambitious project based on Cable/TV technology and Bay Networks' LANCity(TM) cable modems.
The shipment, originally loaded piecemeal at the port of Lazaro Cardenas in Michoacan, was to be transferred to a ship further up the coast in the port of Manzanillo in Colima state.
There have been two more major earthquakes: in 1995 about 50 people died in Colima State, on the Pacific coast, and in 2003, 29 died in an earthquake to the west of Mexico City.
Dozens of houses were flattened in Colima state, about 300 miles west of the capital Mexico City, emergency services said.
There were also some suspicions in Mexico that the downed aircraft, registered to Jorge Salazar Ochoa of Colima state, might have been involved in the drug trade.
The agreement sets out the terms under which First Star may earn a 50% Joint Venture interest in MacMillan's Alpha, Beta, and Gamma properties in Colima State, Mexico.
As a precaution, authorities evacuated a vulnerable community in the city of Manzanillo in Colima state.
In recent years, Manzanillo also has gained popularity as a gateway for eco-tourism and adventure travel in the diverse tropical region of Colima state.
The mine is physically within the territorial limits of Colima state, but the concession documents filed with the Secretaria de Economia (SE) in March 2000 registered the mine in Cuautitlan on the Jalisco side of the border.