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2011-08-16 04:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pollack PR Marketing Group (PPMG) announced today that it has been appointed by the American Public Gardens Association (APGA) to lead the organization's public relations and brand outreach efforts, building public awareness of North America's public gardens and their vital role as advocates for the advancement of environmental stewardship, education, and plant conservation. "We selected PPM.G based on their deep knowledge of our industry and...

2011-06-24 13:46:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA-02) welcomed Dr. Jane Lubchenco, who oversees the nation's weather service, to Philadelphia today and praised the agency's new agreement to raise awareness on climate change and global warming. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/DC70526LOGO) "It is important for our nation to have a public dialogue that informs Americans about the challenges we face because of climate change, instead of...

2010-08-04 16:36:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- APGA-SIF and Technical Toolboxes announce the launch of SHRIMP, the Simple, Handy, Risk-Assessment, Integrity, Management Plan, an online tool to help gas utility operators to create a written Distribution Integrity Management Plan required by new federal pipeline safety regulations. All utilities must have written plans in place by August 2, 2011. SHRIMP is an on-line program that uses a question and answer process to collect information about the design,...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.