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shiver

 [shiv´er]
1. a slight tremor.
2. to tremble slightly, as from cold.

shiv·er

(shiv'ĕr),
1. To shake or tremble, especially from cold.
2. A tremor; a slight chill.

shiver

(shĭv′ĕr) [ME. chiveren]
1. Involuntary increased muscle activity in response to fear, onset of fever, or exposure to cold. The activity leads to increased heat production.
2. To tremble or shake.

shiver

involuntary shaking of the body, as with cold. It is caused by contraction or twitching of the muscles, and is a physiological method of heat production in all animals.
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We believe this dividend policy will position us to effectively access capital so that we can continue making the necessary investments in New England's energy infrastructure to better serve our customers," Shivery said.
Our investment focus continues to produce a more reliable New England energy infrastructure and lower congestion costs for our customers, as well as more predictable earnings and dividend growth for our investors," Shivery said.
Shivery first announced the Foundation's financial commitment on October 18 while accepting the New Englander of the Year award from the New England Council Shivery was one of three 2010 recipients of the prestigious award along with U.
Business organization to honor Senator Susan Collins, author Doris Kearns Goodwin, and Northeast Utilities Chairman Charles Shivery
Shivery, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Northeast Utilities , will participate in a panel discussion at the Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference being held on Tuesday, September 23, 2008, in New York.
Shivery, NU chairman, president and chief executive officer, attributed the lower results primarily to lower electric and natural gas sales, reduced earnings at NU's competitive businesses due to the absence of mark-to-market gains, and higher employee benefit costs, due in part to the enactment of national health care legislation.
Shivery, Northeast Utilities chairman, president and chief executive officer.
Shivery, NU's chairman, president and chief executive officer, announced the company's eighth consecutive dividend increase and discussed the benefits of major transmission projects to help address New England's pressing energy needs.
The continued successful execution of our construction program, where we invested more than $300 million in the first quarter of 2008 alone, keeps improving the reliability of the region's energy infrastructure," Shivery said.
7-8 in an abandoned military family housing complex at the former George Air Force Base, Marines from Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms spent a shivery night in tents and tanks following a high-desert snowfall.
Shivery, CPS President, said: "We are extremely pleased that Constellation Power Source has been able to craft a solution that best meets the needs of EUA and their customers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, while also strengthening our presence in the New England energy market.