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Aeolus

(ē`ələs), in Greek mythology. 1 The wind god. He lived on the island of Aeolia, where he kept the winds in a cave. 2 Son of HellenHellen
, in Greek mythology, ancestor of the Hellenes, or Greeks; son of Deucalion and Pyrrha. He was the father of Dorus, Xuthus, and Aeolus, who were the progenitors of the principal nations of the Greeks—the Dorians, the Ionians, the Achaeans, and the Aeolians.
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 and ancestor of the Aeolian branch of the Hellenic race.

Aeolus

god of the winds. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 9]
See: Air

Aeolus

steward of winds; gives bag of winds to Odysseus. [Gk. Myth: Kravitz, 10; Gk. Lit.: Odyssey]
See: Wind

Aeolus

(language)
A concurrent language with atomic transactions.

["Rationale for the Design of Aeolus", C. Wilkes et al, Proc IEEE 1986 Intl Conf Comp Lang, IEEE 1986, pp.107-122].
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Eolus ambition is to establish wind farms at the lowest possible cost per produced MWh, and good cooperation with leading turbine suppliers like Vestas is key to achieving this, said Eolus CEO Per Witalisson.
Klaus Steen Mortensen, President of Vestas Northern Europe, emphasises the importance of building and maintaining long-term relationships with Eolus Vind AB as one of the key players in the Swedish market:
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Google declared that it has inked a 10-year agreement with the Swedish wind energy company Eolus Vind demonstrates to buy electricity.
A ten year agreement is signed by Eolus Vind AB and Google in which Google will buy all electricity generated by 29 wind turbines that Eolus establishes in four wind farms in southern Sweden.
Vestas, a Danish manufacturer will provide a total of 59MW to Eolus for four wind projects in Sweden.
Vestas and long-time customer Eolus today signed contracts for four projects further solidifying Vestas leading role in Sweden and the strong relationship between the two companies.
These new agreements mark further progress in Gamesa's expansion in northern Europe's wind power industry -one of Gamesa's priority markets- where it has completed and is currently developing projects in Sweden for Triventus, Spanish Power -through its subsidiary Spawer Kraft AB- and Eolus Vind AB, one of the leading local wind farm developers.
Eolus would offer technical, operational and administrative services for both projects as part of the deal.
At the Hotel Show, bed manufactuer Hypnos, which holds a royal warrant from Queen Elizabeth II, presented a new innovative mattress material called eOlus fibre, which is made from recycled plastic bottles and acts as a substitute for synthetic foam.
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While the sincerity of Taylor's tone is open to question, the Water-Poet appears conciliatory as he looks forward to Coryate's eventual return: "Let Eolus and Neptune be combined / With Sea auspicious, and officious winde; / In thy returne with speed to blow thee backe, / That we may laugh, lie downe, and mourne in Sacke" (91).