Monthly Archives: June 2016

Fukushima five years on_ the fears, the fallout and the future

Five years have passed since a massive tsunami washed over the seawall around the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, sending three reactors and a whole nation into meltdown. The event claimed the lives of 15,891 people and around 160,000 were

Story _ business wire news releases _ news _ financial post

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eclipse Resources Corporation (NYSE: ECR) (the “Company” or “Eclipse Resources”) today announced that the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) has notified the Company that it has regained compliance with the NYSE’s continued listing standard relating to

The wheels stay on_ life of a charlotte bus rider – charlotte magazine – april 2016 – charlotte, nc

Charlotte Transportation Center in uptown is one of the busiest spots in the city. Here you can meet everyone from businessmen to blue-collar workers. We’re sitting perpendicular to one another, our seats nearly overlapping in vertical and horizontal rows fixed

The state of the market for battery-backed solar homes _ gtm squared _ greentech media

by Jeff St. John April 13, 2016 It was just about a year ago that Tesla unveiled its Powerwall — a sleek, capsule-like lithium-ion battery system, available in 7- and 10-kilowatt-hour configurations meant to provide backup power or optimize the

Lincoln navigator concept helps redefine full-size suv segment – chicago tribune

“With the all new Navigator concept, we are going to once again help people re-imagine a luxury SUV,” said Kumar Galhotra, president of the Lincoln brand for Ford. “It has the performance to go anywhere, more room than ever before,

Own a condo, with rental potential, in glitzy cabo, mexico

Incomes Abroad Newsletter Incomes Abroad is a monthly newsletter which brings the best money-making ideas and overseas income strategies into one place—so you can find the one that’s right for you, quickly and easily, and use it to fund an

Comptroller alleges massive fraud in child-feeding program _ nashville post

A comptroller’s audit alleges two agencies that receive money from the state’s program to feed needy children misappropriated hundreds of thousands of dollars. The Comptroller investigation released Wednesday found Patsy Simpson, the former director of Cherry Tree Food Program in

Kentucky weighs free community college proposal

The campaign for free community college hasn’t slowed in the wake of Tennessee and Oregon moving to cover tuition costs of recent high school graduates who pursue higher education at two-year colleges. Major cities like Detroit are pushing forward with

What is the cost of reducing emissions of greenhouse gases from agriculture_ — sciencedaily

What is the cost of reducing emissions of greenhouse gases from agriculture? Date: April 5, 2016 Source: Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Summary: Researchers have studied the advantages of reducing greenhouse gases in croplands of a region in Spain. Results will

Dallas county might sue the state to keep guns out of court building _ _ dallas morning news

Related Texas AG says gun ban at a Dallas County government center, which houses courts, violates state law Texas AG’s view about guns in courthouses comes under fire Dallas County’s court-related gun ban drew AG’s wrath; Austin’s didn’t: Here’s why

Audit_ sc should tie state’s gas tax to fuel prices or inflation – scnow_ state

In addition, the structure of the state Transportation Department — governed by an eight-member commission, seven members appointed by legislators, and an agency head, appointed by the governor — “creates confusion” as to who is in charge, the report said.

Automakers to united states government_ give us high-octane gasoline or give us—missed cafe goals_

While engine builders of all ilk have been asking for higher-octane pump gas since the first guy discovered what pre-detonation does to everything you love, the OEMs are now leveraging the 2025 Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) and CO2 emissions

Global industry analysis on plastic and competitive pipe market ,2020 – press release – digital journal

Persistence Market Research Pvt. Ltd is released new forthcoming report on title “Plastic and Competitive Pipe Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast to 2020”. This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire New York, NY — ( SBWIRE) — 03/28/2016

Richard widmark_ a princeton legend _ bureau county republican

Richard Widmark was deluged by fan mail of all kinds after portraying Tommy Udo on screen in the “Kiss of Death” in 1947. He even got communications from inmates of Leavenworth who were curious to know where he did his