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Former WSSCC Chair Receives Award For Sustainable Development

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 07:42:00 EDT

(image) GENEVA, September 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Professor Mrs. Anna Tibaijuka, former chair of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), a part of the UN focusing on sanitation and hygiene, has received the Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa UN Habitat Award for...

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Verengo Announces Planned Sale of Assets to Crius Energy Under Section 363 Of Chapter 11

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:54:00 EDT

(image) TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Verengo, Inc., Southern California's leading residential solar panel installer, with over 20,000 systems installed, today announced the proposed sale of substantially all of its assets to Crius Solar Fulfillment LLC, a subsidiary of...

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Cuba & Norway Help US & EU Win Stronger Shark Finning Ban for Northwest Atlantic

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:16:00 EDT

VARADERO, Cuba, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a rare vote, the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) has adopted a proposal for a stronger shark finning ban by an overwhelming margin, despite objections from Japan. The European Union and the United States...

Johnson Controls earns Star of Energy Efficiency Chairman's Award

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:11:00 EDT

(image) MILWAUKEE, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, the global leader in buildings and energy solutions, has been selected by the Alliance to Save Energy to receive the Star of Energy Efficiency Chairman's Award in recognition of its innovative start-stop battery...

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Ginkgo Bioworks to Design Custom Microorganisms for ADM

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ginkgo Bioworks today announced that it has signed an agreement with Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, to develop custom strains of microorganisms that...

International forskning hilser åbningen af China National GeneBank velkommen

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:27:00 EDT

SHENZHEN, Kina, 23. september 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dagens officielle åbning af China National GeneBank (CNGB) markerer en ny fase i det kinesisk-internationale samarbejde inden for genomforskning ved at give forskere i hele verden adgang til en af verdens mest omfattende og...

Colton Joint Unified School District Expected to Save Millions with SunPower® Solar and Storage

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:00:00 EDT

(image) COLTON and SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Colton Joint Unified School District (CJUSD) and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWR) are celebrating the upcoming construction of SunPower® Helix™ carport systems at 28 schools with a kickoff event at Grand Terrace...

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Pennsylvania DCNR Secretary Invites National Public Lands Day Participation

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:49:00 EDT

(image) HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adam Dunn has extended an invitation to state park visitors to join her in a day of volunteer service to improve state parks by taking part in National Public Lands...

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U.S. Indoor Air Quality Market

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:57:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Use this report to:- Understand recent trends and information related to the overall air quality (IAQ) market in the U.S.- Assess the size of the overall IAQ market and its subcategories, such as IAQ equipment and technologies, IAQ consulting...

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Renovate America Completes $320 Million PACE Securitization

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:28:00 EDT

(image) SAN DIEGO, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Renovate America, the nation's leading provider of residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing, announced the closing of its eighth securitization of PACE bonds – the largest such deal completed by any issuer and a...

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Future of Near-Zero Emissions Technology Showcased At Society of Environmental Journalists Annual Conference

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:26:00 EDT

(image) SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With several hundred environmental reporters and policymakers gathering at the Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) 26th Annual Conference this week, attendees are getting a first-hand opportunity to examine some of...

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Covanta Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:20:00 EDT

(image) MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on October 7, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business...

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Pattern Energy to Acquire Interest in Armow Wind Power Facility

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:15:00 EDT

(image) Will grow portfolio to 18 wind power facilities with a total owned capacity of 2,644 MW SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pattern Energy Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGI) (TSX: PEG) ("Pattern Energy") today announced its commitment to acquire a 90 MW interest in the operating...

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Covanta Holding Corporation Names Danielle Pletka and Michael W. Ranger to Board of Directors

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:15:00 EDT

(image) MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta (NYSE: CVA), a leading provider of sustainable waste and energy solutions, today announced the additions of Danielle Pletka and Michael W. Ranger to its Board of Directors. Ms. Pletka, an expert in international affairs...

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Mezinárodní vědecká komunita přivítala otevření Čínské národní genobanky

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:39:00 EDT

ŠEN-ČEN, Čína, 22. září 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dnešní oficiální otevření Čínské národní genobanky (China National GeneBank - CNGB) znamená novou fázi...

Ovivo concludes an Exclusive Licensing Agreement with Paques for their ANAMMOX Technology in the North American Municipal Market

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:25:00 EDT

(image) MONTRÉAL, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Ovivo Inc. ("Ovivo"), a global provider of water treatment equipment, technology and systems, is pleased to announce the conclusion of an exclusive licensing arrangement with Paques B.V. ("Paques") for their ANAMMOX technology for the...

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La comunidad científica internacional da la bienvenida a la inauguración del Banco Genético Nacional de China

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:18:00 EDT

SHÉNZHEN, China, 22 de septiembre de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- La inauguración oficial del Banco Genético Nacional de China (China National GeneBank, CNGB, por sus siglas en inglés) en el día de hoy, señala una nueva fase de la colaboración...

Peter Zeeb Elected New President & CEO of Geosyntec Consultants

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:46:00 EDT

(image) ATLANTA, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors for Geosyntec Consultants, Inc. has elected Peter Zeeb, Ph.D., P.G., LSP, as President & CEO of the firm. Zeeb succeeds Rudolph Bonaparte, Ph.D., P.E., F. ASCE, NAE, who has served in that role for the last 20...

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Comunidade científica internacional dá boas-vindas à inauguração do China National GeneBank

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:28:00 EDT

SHENZHEN, China, 22 de setembro de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A inauguração oficial no dia de hoje do Banco Nacional de Genes da China (CNGB - China National GeneBank) marca uma nova fase da colaboração genômica entre a China e o setor internacional, fornecendo aos...

Chemours Expects Opteon™ Portfolio to Reduce Greenhouse Gas by 325 Million Tons by 2025

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:10:00 EDT

(image) WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, announced today that it has increased the expected greenhouse gas...

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