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Hurricane Matthew Not Over: Two Weeks Later, Red Cross Still Helping Thousands Impacted in U.S., Haiti

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:20:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than two weeks after Hurricane Matthew began its path of destruction, the American Red Cross has served more than a million meals and snacks, and provided 97,000 overnight shelter stays to people in need, prompting the charity to...

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NatureServe Welcomes New President & CEO

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:24:00 EDT

(image) ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The NatureServe Board of Directors announced today the appointment of Gregory A. Miller, Ph.D., as the new President & CEO, effective November 30, 2016. Photo - Dr. Miller, a...

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SANHUA Automotive patrocina el Simposio sobre el Sistema de Gestión Térmica SAE 2016

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:39:00 EDT

MESA, Arizona, 21 de octubre de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SANHUA Automotive se enorgullece de ser un importante patrocinador de la industria del Simposio sobre el Sistema de Gestión Térmica de la Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) de este año, celebrado en Mesa, Arizona los días 18, 19 y 20...

Research and Markets - Global Ozone Generation Technology Market CAGR Growth of 8.07% by 2020 - Trends, Technologies & Forecasts Report 2016-2020 - Vendors: DEL Ozone, Primozone, Ozonia

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:10:00 EDT

(image) DUBLIN, October 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Ozone Generation Technology Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The global ozone generation technology market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 8.07% during the period...

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SANHUA Automotive sponsert 2016 SAE Thermal Management System Symposium

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:07:00 EDT

MESA, Arizona, 21. Oktober 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SANHUA Automotive ist stolz, als einer der großen Sponsoren der Branche für das diesjährige, am 18., 19. und 20. Oktober in Mesa, Arizona, abgehaltene Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Thermal Management System Symposium...

National Weather Service Plans to Move away from Local Forecasts - Move to Part Time Offices

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Instead of filling more than 600 vacancies, the National Weather Service plans to eliminate the work of local forecasters and distribute forecasts produced by a Washington D.C. Center. Local forecasts will give way automated forecasts...

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Japan's resumption of Antarctic 'scientific whaling' under the spotlight as key meeting of International Whaling Commission convenes

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT

(image) LONDON, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As delegates from around the world converge on Portoroz, Slovenia for the opening of the 66th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) on Monday, pro and anti-whaling nations are set to clash over Japan's so-called 'scientific...

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Southfield charity on the ground day after Hurricane Matthew hits Haiti

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:09:00 EDT

(image) DETROIT, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Life for relief and development locally purchased and distributed hundreds of Emergency Kits containing sleeping bags, bed sheets, water, and hygiene products in Haiti to assist with the relief aid following Hurricane Matthew. LIFE...

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Jason Mraz and other Local Musicians Join Forces to Say No on San Diego's Measure B

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

(image) SAN DIEGO COUNTY, Calif., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A growing list of local luminaries, including Jason Mraz, Rita Coolidge and Joel Rafael, are urging fellow San Diego County residents to join them in opposing Measure B this November. "I'm voting No to protect our local...

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Ford Solidifies Charter Membership With IACMI-The Composites Institute

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:56:00 EDT

(image) KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation—Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader and a mobility company based in Dearborn, Mich., that manufactures and distributes automobiles across six continents, was...

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WebMD Partners with Local Parks to Improve Public Spaces and Encourage Physical Activity

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD, the leading source of health information, has joined forces with more than 20 parks to improve public spaces and encourage physical activity. Nearly 1,000 WebMD employees volunteered at parks near WebMD offices in eight U.S. cities, as well...

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Ecoplexus Inc. Commences Construction on 30 MW of Solar Projects in North Carolina

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

(image) SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecoplexus Inc., a leading global developer of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects, announced today that it has begun construction on three more ground-mounted installations in North Carolina. The Baker, Benthall Bridge, and Turkey Creek Solar...

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OLEDs Meet Demand for Cost-Effective, High-Performance Lighting

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:13:00 EDT

(image) SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the growing demand for cost-effective and eco-friendly lighting devices, light manufacturers are creating a strong R&D pipeline of organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) with improved operational efficiency, intuitive...

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PEMA Activates CRCC in Response to Flooding in North-Central PA

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:26:00 EDT

(image) HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency today activated the state Commonwealth Response Coordination Center in response to flooding in north-central Pennsylvania. "We started getting reports of significant...

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SANHUA Automotive Sponsors 2016 SAE Thermal Management System Symposium

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:54:00 EDT

MESA, Ariz., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SANHUA Automotive was proud to be a major industry sponsor of this year's Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Thermal Management System Symposium which was held in Mesa, Arizona on October 18th, 19th & 20th. As experts in thermal...

Shell divests non-core shale acreage in Western Canada for total consideration of US$1 billion

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:26:00 EDT

(image) CALGARY, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its affiliate Shell Canada Energy ("Shell") today announced it has agreed to sell approximately 206,000 net acres of non-core oil and gas properties in Western Canada to Tourmaline Oil Corp. for a total consideration of...

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Advanced Disposal Considers Potential Debt Refinancing

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:10:00 EDT

(image) PONTE VEDRA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. ("Advanced Disposal" or the "Company") (NYSE: ADSW) today announced that it has invited certain prospective lenders to a meeting scheduled for October 21, 2016, for purposes of considering a potential debt...

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Commercial Real Estate Industry Continues to Make Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Water Usage, Says New Analysis from Urban Land Institute's Greenprint Center

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:38:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report from the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance shows that many of the world's leading commercial real estate owners and managers are making significant progress in reducing energy...

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People's Republic of China Becomes a Member of the International Energy Agency Hydrogen Implementing Agreement (IEA HIA)

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:31:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Energy Agency (IEA) Hydrogen Implementing Agreement (HIA) is pleased to announce the accession of the People's Republic of China (PRC) to the IEA HIA (, the largest and longest lived global collaboration...

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North American Association For Environmental Education And The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Partner To Strengthen And Diversify The Field Of Environmental Education

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:14:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) was selected to lead a five-year cooperative agreement with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) through the National Environmental Education...

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