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  • UN joins forces with Expo 2015 to end hunger

    The United Nations and Expo 2015 signed an agreement today confirming the UN’s major support for Expo 2015, during which global attention will zero in on the challenge to eradicate hunger and poverty and on producing enough nutritious food for a world population expected to top 9 billion people by 2050. Expo 2015’s theme, “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” is at the ...

  • `Thon` fundraising resumed growth in 2010

    Exercising for a good cause regained its fundraising momentum in 2010 after a very challenging 2009, according to the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council, the leading authority on athletic event fundraising. The top 30 "thon" fundraising programs generated $1.65 billion in gross revenue for charity last year, up $16.3 million from 2009 levels. Twenty of the top 30 programs experienced revenue ...

  • “THON” fundraising resume growth in 2010

    Exercising for a good cause regained its fundraising momentum in 2010 after a very challenging 2009, according to the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council, the leading authority on athletic event fundraising.    The top thirty “thon” fundraising programs generated $1.65 billion in gross revenue for charity last year, up $16.3 million from 2009 levels.   Twenty of ...


    By 3BL Media

  • 225 car2go vehicles roll into Vancouver

    car2go, the world's first free floating carsharing service, announced today that a fleet of 225 smart "car2go edition" vehicles will be ready for "ondemand" rentals beginning on June 18th in Vancouver. On April 27th, car2go Canada Ltd CEO Nicholas Cole and Mayor Gregor Robertson announced Vancouver, British Columbia as the first Canadian city selected to launch the innovative carsharing service, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Regional competitions begin for the 22nd annual national science bowl

    U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the regional competitions of the 22nd Annual U.S. Department of Energy National Science Bowl will kickoff tomorrow, Saturday, January 21. Thousands of middle and high school students from across the country will face off against one another on a range of science disciplines including biology, chemistry, earth science, physics and astronomy, as ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Cranfield University Media Centre

    Welcome to Cranfield University’s online Media Centre. If you are a journalist looking for expert comment or our latest news, you will find what you need right here. At Cranfield University we have some of the world’s leading experts on a variety of topics including Aerospace, Engineering, Applied Sciences, Health, Defence and Business Management. With this kind of in-house expertise we are ...


    By Cranfield University

  • Concern over Iceland and Faroe Islands mackerel quota action

    UK Fisheries Minister, Richard Benyon, has today expressed his concern at the decision of the Governments of Iceland and the Faroe Islands to award arbitrary fishing quota for Mackerel. At the end of July, The Faroe Islands set a quota for mackerel of 85,000 tonnes for this year, which is 15 per cent of the recommended global total allowable catch and far in excess of their previous four ...

  • Good business int’l announces “trailblazers 2010”

    Good Business International, named “Standout Company of the Year” by the Washington Post, has announced the Good Business Trailblazers of 2010. The Good Business 2010 list includes economists, maverick business leaders, social entrepreneurs, environmentalists, entertainers, consumer activists, human rights leaders, and academics who are blazing new trails toward a fair and balanced ...


    By 3BL Media

  • ADMS-Urban, ADMS-Airport, ADMS-Roads, EMIT 3.0 and Run Manager now available

    We are glad to announce that a new release of ADMS-Urban, ADMS-Airport, ADMS-Roads and EMIT has launched. There is also a new user guide to complement with the new release for each model. Users who have valid support will automatically receive an installation CD in the post of the latest model. We also have a new product Run Manager available for purchase. Details can be found on the ...

  • EPA to support united way`s health day of action event on Saturday, June 2, 2012

    EPA Region 7 will support the United Way’s Health Day of Action event on June 2, 2012, with a team of volunteers. The Day of Action (formerly Day of Caring) is a community-wide service event that connects volunteers with non-profit organizations to do special projects in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The EPA team will volunteer at the Niles Home for Children’s Organic Garden at ...

  • Brent Barnes earns professional engineering registration

    PROCESS is pleased to announce that Brent Barnes, working out of the Oak Ridge, Tennessee office, has just recently completed the requirements for and been awarded his P.E. license for the state of Tennessee. We congratulate Brent on achieving this significant accomplishment. Brent is currently working on a large scale process design project within our nuclear services ...

  • Umberto NXT now with Live Link to Microsoft Excel

    Umberto NXT Universal, LCA and Efficiency are now available with Live Links to Microsoft Excel. With the newly embedded Microsoft Excel Live Links this task can be done effortlessly. It is now possible to synchronize the linked data in the Excel sheet directly and safely with Umberto NXT. With Microsoft Excel Live Links you can link files with flows, specification coefficients, parameters and ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • Farewell dinner for EI Malaysia committee member

    We say bon voyage to Dr Lam Wei Hur who at the end of July is relocating to the University of Tianjin in China to take up a position as Professor of Ocean Engineering. The University of Tianjin is China’s leading university in this important field and is located close to a major oil producing region. At the farewell dinner ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Geoplast CEO Mirco Pegoraro at Flormart 2017: The Video of the Lecture

    On September 22, 2017, Geoplast CEO Mirco Pegoraro spoke at the Conference EcotechGreen, which took place at Flormart Fair, International Exhibition of horticulture, landscape architecture and green infrastructures. On that occasion he also presented the Building Beyond Together Root Cycle video, about the ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Eby Plants Awarded Ford Drop-Ship Codes

    Eby Truck Bodies is pleased to announce that Ford Motor Company has awarded drop-ship codes to four Eby facilities in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa, and South Dakota. This allows Ford chassis dealers to ship chassis directly to Eby locations for installation of Eby aluminum bodies, which reduces the total cost to ship completed vehicles to fleets, Ford dealers, and end-users all over the country. ...


    By M.H. Eby Inc

  • Is organic PV the future of solar?

    Semiconducting polymers could potentially create a revolution in electronics that rivals what Gutenberg's printing press did for books 600 years ...

  • `I need advertising,` said Earth.

    If Earth had an ad budget, it would hire Earth Advertising, or at least that was my assumption when I invented the agency in 1999, originally eFlicks Media. “Earth needs a good ad agency,” Walter Cronkite had suggested to me back then. Here on the eve of Earth Day, there is tremendous pressure to share what it’s been like over the past 13 years since Earth Advertising hatched in ...

  • Siemens government technologies names new SVP & CFO

    Siemens announced today that John “Clay” Hale has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. In this senior management position, Hale will play a key role in driving the company’s business strategies and investments and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial management, accounting and ...

  • WRI welcomes Dr. Dino Patti Djalal, Indonesian Ambassador to the U.S., to Board of Directors

    The World Resources Institute announced today that Dr. Dino Patti Djalal, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the United States, has joined its Board of Directors. “We are thrilled to welcome Dino to our Board and to benefit from his extraordinary ability to understand, communicate, and influence,” said Dr. ...

  • Larson Electronics Reveals New Design for their Three Foot LED Drop Light

    Industrial lighting specialist Larson Electronics has revealed a new design for their three foot 14 watt LED drop light equipped with a fifty foot cord terminated in an optional cord cap. The FTL-3-LED-50 from ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

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