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57,000 Teens Send President Trump Messages of Support, Fear, and Uncertainty

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - February 22, 2017) - America's teens sent over 57,000 messages and videos to President Trump as part of the Talk to Trump campaign launched by social network After School and

North Atlantic White Shark Tagging Research Launches In The Lowcountry

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST

OCEARCH and its collaborating scientists will focus on mature white sharks in GA, SC, and NC

Ecolog: Three million hours free of Lost Time Injuries

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:40:13 EST

Ecolog Vice President -- Q&S shares Ecolog's successful HSE strategy and implementation, from an Oil & Gas contractors' perspective

Hemp, Inc. Reports: Arizona On Track to Legalize Industrial Hemp

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:30:00 EST

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Feb 22, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP) executives announce to shareholders today that another state, Arizona, may soon join the ranks of states that have legalized hemp. According to the Arizona State Legislature, SB1337, proposed by Senator Sonny Borrelli, passed the Commerce and Public Safety Committee by a 6-1 vote and cleared the Appropriations Committee by a 10-0 vote, last week. As permitted by the state of Arizona, SB 1337 would legalize the production, processing, sale and distribution of industrial hemp for commercial purposes. Under the proposed bill, industrial hemp would be treated as an agricultural crop subject to regulation by the Arizona Department of Agriculture. The bill was brought before the Rules Committee yesterday. If passed, SB1337 moves on to the full Senate for further consideration.

IAGC Announces 2017 Slate of Officers

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - February 21, 2017) - The International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) today announced its officers for 2017 at its 46th Annual Conference. The officers are Maurice Nessim of WesternGeco, Chairman; Magne Reiersgard of PGS, Vice-Chairman; Roger Keyte, Past-Chairman; Carlos De La Garza of CGG, Treasurer; and Tana Pool of TGS, Secretary. Officers serve a one-year term from February 2017 to February 2018.

John Paul DeJoria announces latest company, Renew Logic, receives highest environmental certifications

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:00 EST

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - February 21, 2017) - Known worldwide as "Stewards of the World," John Paul and Eloise DeJoria, and founders Justin Harvey and Gary Stephens, announce receiving the highest environmental certifications for their latest corporate environmental venture, Renew Logic.

Paragon Software Systems Celebrates Success in Helping Drive Choice and Convenience for Argos Shoppers

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:20:00 EST

Paragon HDX Supports Significant Increase in Transactions for Leading Digital Retailer

Emissions Reduction Alberta Releases Annual Report

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:15:28 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Feb. 21, 2017) - Alberta's investment in Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) supports technologies that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help secure the province's economic success in a lower-carbon world.

First GREEN Bank CEO New Chamber Chairman

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - A Florida banker is the next Chairman of the Board of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce.

ProGreen Invited to Live Stream Online Conference Call

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:00 EST

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - ProGreen US, Inc. (ProGreen), (OTCQB: PGUS),, @ProGreenUS, a U.S. company engaged primarily with investments in agricultural and real estate projects in Baja California, Mexico, both through its joint venture partnership with Inmobiliaria Contel S.R.L.C.V. (Contel) and through its majority-owned Mexican subsidiary Procon Baja JV (Procon). Today, the company is pleased to announce that it has been invited to the first ever conference call hosted by Investors Hangout LLC (Hangout). The call will be held on Thursday, February 23 at 4:15 PM (EST), and will be facilitated by David Minnick and Joseph Mahan of Hangout. ProGreen's President and CEO, Jan Telander, will present a summary of the company and its present activities in Baja, before taking questions.

Hemp, Inc. Announces Its 2nd Successful Year's Kenaf Harvest

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:30:00 EST

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP) is proud to announce its second Kenaf harvest from its wholly owned subsidiary, Industrial Hemp Manufacturing, LLC, in Spring Hope, North Carolina. Executives say the 420 acres of Kenaf, a cousin plant to hemp, have been cut and raked and are now currently being baled. Trucks have already started transporting the kenaf to Hemp, Inc.'s 70,000 square foot industrial hemp processing facility where it is being was weighed and stored. "This is another huge milestone for Hemp, Inc. From seed, to harvest, to paying the farmers, our 420-acre Kenaf crop epitomizes success. We are a part of this local farming community and to be able to continue to inject revenue into something which we have become a part, feels good," says David Schmitt, COO of Hemp, Inc.'s Industrial Hemp Manufacturing.

Outdoor Retailer Responds to Meeting with Utah Governor

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:36:38 EST

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA--(Marketwired - February 17, 2017) - Today officials from Outdoor Retailer, Outdoor Industry Association, Patagonia, The North Face and REI met via teleconference with Utah Governor Herbert. In light of the outcome of the call today, Outdoor Retailer will not include the state of Utah in the RFP process for future show locations.

NAV CANADA publie les données du trafic de janvier

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EST

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - 16 février 2017) - NAV CANADA a publié aujourd'hui les statistiques du trafic aérien pour janvier 2017, telles que mesurés en unités de redevance pondérées pour les services de navigation aérienne en route, terminaux et océaniques, par rapport à l'exercice précédent.

NAV CANADA reports January traffic figures

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EST

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - February 16, 2017) - NAV CANADA announced today its traffic figures for the month of January 2017 as measured in weighted charging units for enroute, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison to the prior fiscal year.

Legal Fight in New York Offshore Wind Farm Case Continues on Merits; Request for Preliminary Injunction Denied

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:31:42 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - February 16, 2017) - The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia decided late Wednesday not to grant a preliminary injunction in the lawsuit brought by a host of fishing communities, associations and businesses -- led by scallop industry trade group the Fisheries Survival Fund -- against the impending leasing of the New York Wind Energy Area to Statoil Wind of Norway. The suit alleges the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) leasing process did not adequately consider the impact of wind power development in the waters off Long Island, New York on the region's fishermen.

Fuel Freedom Foundation's Interactive Model Previews the Global Vehicle Fleet in 2050; Results Suggests Multiple Solutions Needed

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:30:00 EST

New Tool Illustrates that alternative vehicles alone won't end our dependence on oil; More than 1.5 billion internal combustion engines will still be on road

Saudi Brothers Commercial Company Announces Historical Early Warning Disclosure Filing Relating to Acquisition of Securities of ENPAR Technologies

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:10:54 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 16, 2017) - Saudi Brothers Commercial Company (SBCC) announces that on March 10, 2016, it acquired ownership of 10,666,667 units of ENPAR Technologies Inc. at a price of $0.09375 per Unit for total consideration of $1,000,000, on a private placement basis. Each unit was comprised of one common share of ENPAR and one half of one share purchase warrant. Each warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire one share at a price of $0.135 per share until March 10, 2018. Nizar Kammourie, duly authorized by all necessary action on the part of SBCC, represents that he has all the requisite power and authority to have entered into a voting agreement on behalf of SBCC.

Meridian Energy Group, Inc. Announces Memorandum of Understanding Reflecting Terms of Purchase of Refined Product from the Davis Refinery

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:00:00 EST

BELFIELD, ND--(Marketwired - Feb 16, 2017) - Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the leading developer of innovative solutions for a cleaner, environmentally-compliant oil refinery, announced today that it has recently entered into Memoranda of Understanding with local and regional petroleum product distribution firms, under which these firms will purchase and distribute up to 268 million gallons per year of refined products from the Davis Refinery, Meridian's greenfield refinery proposed for Billings County, near Belfield, ND. This is an important milestone for Meridian, since it represents over 67 percent of the design capacity of Davis Light, the first phase of the Refinery, and a still-significant portion of the completed 55,000 barrels per day capacity of Davis Refinery. Upon completion, the Davis Refinery will produce over 800 million gallons of refined products per year. Negotiations of distribution agreements with other firms are proceeding.

Whale Conservancy Expert Dr. Roger Payne to join Orca Relief Advisory Board

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:00:00 EST

Joining effort to assist in creation of the Whale Protection Zone