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ProGreen Reduces Authorized Shares of Common Stock

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:00:30 EST

BLOOMFIELD, MI--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2016) - ProGreen US, Inc., (OTCQB: PGUS), is pleased to announce that, following mailing a Definitive Information Statement to our stockholders about amendments to our Certificate of Incorporation to decrease the authorized shares of common stock from 1,500,000,000 to 950,000,000, on December 6, 2016, we filed a Certificate of Amendment to our Certificate of Incorporation in Delaware to this effect.

NV5 Acquires Infrastructure Engineering Consulting Firm, CivilSource

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

HOLLYWOOD, FL--(Marketwired - December 07, 2016) - NV5 Global, Inc. (the "Company" or "NV5") (NASDAQ: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it has acquired CivilSource, Inc. ("CivilSource"), an infrastructure engineering consulting firm based in Irvine, California. CivilSource's team of professionals specializes in the provision of comprehensive design and program management services on roadway, highway, and streets projects, as well as water and wastewater, flood control, and facilities projects.

Ecosciences Hires Industry Vet as COO to Lead Sales and Marketing

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:00:00 EST

JERICHO, NY--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2016) - Ecosciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: ECEZ) ("Ecosciences" or the "Company") is pleased to publicly announce its recent hire in November 2016 of Dan Cohen as the Company's new Chief Operating Officer. With over 28 years' experience in the industrial products industry, Mr. Cohen's main focus will be developing and implementing the Company's sales and marketing campaigns, including establishing retail sales channels, industrial and commercial sales channels and infomercials featuring the Company's products, as well as overseeing its day-to-day operations. 

Ascent's Lightweight Thin-Film Solar Selected for Further Evaluation by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for Deep Space Missions

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 EST

THORNTON, CO--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2016) - Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (OTCBQ: ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, lightweight and flexible thin-film photovoltaic (PV) solutions, announces that the Company was selected by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) as part of their next round of evaluations for providing solar technology for an upcoming mission to Jupiter, as well as to address additional missions. This decision followed an earlier round of investigation with promising results, during which the Company's flexible, monolithically integrated copper-indium-gallium-selenide (CIGS) solar module was subjected to environmental extremes, and continued to operate well.

Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC Announces Appointment of Greg Podell as Vice Chairman of the Board; COO Dave McKeon Assumes Operating Responsibility Effective January 1, 2017

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:48:29 EST

BOLINGBROOK, IL--(Marketwired - Dec 6, 2016) -  Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC (Wastebuilt), a leading provider of parts, service, and equipment for the waste and recycling industry, is pleased to announce that Greg Podell will transition from Chief Executive Officer to Vice Chairman of the Board, effective January 1, 2017. Taking over day-to-day responsibilities at Wastebuilt is Chief Operating Officer Dave McKeon, who joined the Company in February 2016.

AFN Logistics Wins "Green Supply Chain Award" from Leading Industry Publication, Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:15:00 EST

NILES, IL--(Marketwired - Dec 6, 2016) - AFN Logistics, which serves the needs of major manufacturers, top-20 retailers and best-in-class carriers, announced today the company has won a 2016 Supply & Demand Chain Executive "Green Supply Chain Award." This is the publication's ninth year of the program, which recognizes organizations that leverage sustainable supply chain solutions and practices.

CityHealth Ratings Set for February Release

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

Project Encourages Action Steps for Leaders to Create Healthy, Strong Communities

City of Los Angeles Purchases EnergyCAP, Bill CAPture

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

The new system will streamline the City's utility bill processing and provide comprehensive energy management for 3,500+ meters

Renewables, Natural Gas Continue to Dominate U.S. and Canada Power Sector, an Industrial Info News Alert

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:30:00 EST

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Dec 6, 2016) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. and Canada power sectors continue evolving as cheap natural gas and renewables incentives continue edging their way into the markets, according to Industrial Info's 2017 Global Industrial Outlook.

Paradigm Shift in Fuels as Carbon Intensity Surpasses Biofuel Volumes as Key Metric

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:30:00 EST

Renewable diesel and conventional electricity lead the race to meet new emissions reduction goals, and diversified energy companies are well-placed, says Lux Research

IAGC and Healthy Seas Announce Ocean Ghostnet Cleanup Partnership

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST

Partnership better coordinates ocean litter clearing efforts of companies, divers, fisheries, NGOs, governments and communities

CIVC Partners Portfolio Company KPA Acquires Succeed Management Solutions

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:38:13 EST

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - December 05, 2016) - CIVC Partners, LP ("CIVC"), a Chicago-based middle market private equity firm, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, KPA, has acquired Succeed Management Solutions ("Succeed"), a leading provider of web-based risk management and safety software for the insurance market. Succeed represents the third acquisition completed by KPA under CIVC's ownership.

UPDATE - New Gas Generation to Replace Michigan's Presque Isle Power Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:49:14 EST

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Dec 2, 2016) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Presque Isle Power Plant, a 61-year-old, 344-megawatt (MW), coal-fired power plant in Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP), will be closed by yearend 2020 and its generation will be replaced by two planned, gas-powered power plants.

NV5 Acquires Infrastructure Program Management Firm, The Hanna Group

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

HOLLYWOOD, FL--(Marketwired - December 01, 2016) - NV5 Global, Inc. (the "Company" or "NV5") (NASDAQ: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it has acquired The Hanna Group, Inc. ("THG"), a leading Northern California-based bridge and transportation program management firm with 35 employees and approximately $11 million in annual revenues. THG is headquartered in Rancho Cordova, California and operates an additional office in Richmond. The acquisition was made almost entirely in cash and will be immediately accretive to NV5's earnings.

Inovateus Solar Adds Gary Gigot and Tim Sutherland to Board of Directors

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

SOUTH BEND, IN--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2016) - Inovateus Solar LLC, a leading U.S. solar developer, EPC and supply company, has expanded its board of directors, adding Gary Gigot, co-founder and CEO of Vennli, and Tim Sutherland, founder, chairman and CEO of Middleburg Capital Development. The new high-profile board members will enhance the company's plans to further expand its solar services throughout the U.S.

ACWA Presents Emissary Award to Kathy Cole

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:07:29 EST

Longtime Legislative Advocate Recognized for Contributions to Association

IAGC: Best Available Science Should Prevail in BOEM Gulf of Mexico Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:00:00 EST

HOUSTON, TX --(Marketwired - November 30, 2016) - International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) President Nikki Martin issued the following statement after BOEM closes Comment for the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Gulf of Mexico Geological and Geophysical Activities.

Enbridge Northern Gateway dismissed: "A victory for the Gitxaala people" says Chief White

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:43:29 EST

PRINCE RUPERT, BC--(Marketwired - November 30, 2016) - Gitxaala Chief Cliff White says the federal government's decision to dismiss the Northern Gateway project and impose a crude oil moratorium is the rightful end to a long, legal fight waged by Gitxaala to protect the north coast and the marine resources that are vital to its people.