The city of Des Moines is located in the county of King. It covers a total area of 16.83 sq. km. The economic development of the city revolves around industries involved in arts and crafts, automotive, construction, finance, textiles, information technology, courier, pharmaceuticals, hotels, insurance, metal, oil and lubrication and transport. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine shops, thrift shops, spas and saunas, seafood restaurants, resale shops, libraries, pet shops, museums, night clubs and ice cream shops.
Two New York teams are among the finalists (Long Island, NY) Alliance for Green Heat and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced that seven pellet stoves have been chosen as finalists in the Pellet Stove Design Challenge. This international competition, administered by the Alliance for Green Heat, identifies innovative low emissions and high efficiency..