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2014-07-30 08:30:18

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Bicycle Industry 2014-2019: Trend, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysishttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2132257/Global-Bicycle-Industry-2014-2019-Trend-Forecast-and-Opportunity-Analysis.html Background: The global bicycle industry is expected to reach an estimated $65 billion by 2019. The major driver of bicycle industry is emergence of cycling as a preferred recreational and...

smartphone health apps
2014-07-30 03:00:33

SMU Dedman School of Law Download .PDF of full article: Regulation of Mobile Health Technologies Smart phones and mobile devices are on the cusp of revolutionizing health care, armed with mobile health (“mHealth”) apps capable of providing everything from cardiac measurements to sonograms. While tremendous potential exists to broaden access to medical treatment and control costs, several health law experts say in a just-published New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) report that...

2014-07-30 04:20:39

MANILA, Philippines, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- San Carlos Solar Energy, Inc. was recently presented with the 2014 Philippines Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System Integrator of the Year award at the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards held on 17 July 2014 at the Makati Shangri-la Hotel, Manila. This award is presented to the company that has demonstrated excellence in the three key areas of demand generation, brand development and competitive positioning. Currently,...

2014-07-25 20:20:29

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Army today awarded the final round of solar technology contracts that will support a $7 billion renewable and alternative energy power production for Department of Defense installations Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC). The U.S. Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, established the $7 billion MATOC primarily to use for Power...

2014-07-18 23:08:14

300,000 hospitals worldwide lack reliable electricity. SunFarmer steps into underserved markets like Nepal with philanthropic capital and solar development expertise, enabling critical energy access through investments that are high-impact and low-risk. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 SunFarmer, a nonprofit bringing reliable solar energy to hospitals, schools, and other institutions lacking critical energy access, announced today that six health clinics in rural Nepal have...

2014-07-17 12:24:09

Press Conference: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 9am in the Zenger room at the National Press Club WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An American Inventor, James Quaintance will introduce a new technology with application in all areas of the energy markets; that is categorized as a renewable energy source. With a hopeful view through a window to the future to reduce the ever mounting social pressure for positive change. Its characterization could be stated as...

2014-07-16 08:22:37

Meikle Wind is Company's first project in British Columbia SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reaching a key milestone in the development process, Pattern Energy Group LP ("Pattern Development" or the "Company") today announced it has received an Environmental Assessment Certificate for its Meikle Wind project, a 185 megawatt (MW) wind power project located in British Columbia. "This is Pattern Development's first project in British Columbia, expanding the Company's...

2014-07-15 23:07:32

New Company Launches on Kickstarter, Offering Beautifully Designed, Maintenance Free Bicycles for Under $400 New York, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Priority Bicycles, a New York based bicycle company dedicated to making cycling easier and more enjoyable through smart design, announces the launch of its first collection featuring men’s and women’s bicycle models. Available via crowd sourcing website Kickstarter.com (http://www.prioritybicycles.com/kickstarter), the collection features high...

2014-07-15 08:22:48

Annual Clean Edge Report Finds California, Massachusetts, Oregon, Colorado, & New York Lead Among States; San Francisco, San Jose, San Diego, Portland, & Sacramento Lead Among Metros PORTLAND, Ore., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Edge, a leading clean-tech research firm, today released its 2014 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index. The Index, which tracks the clean-tech activities of all 50 states and the 50 largest metro areas in the U.S. - from EV and renewables adoption to patent and...

2014-07-07 23:05:33

Mobile Health Consumer reports that employers are continuing to migrate to private exchanges as a way to deliver greater value to their employees and manage costs. The partnership between Mobile Health Consumer and Assurex Global provides the ability to manage employees’ health through personalized outreach, education, and incentives pushed directly to their smartphone – mitigating risk in the Assurex Global Private Exchange and ensuring stable costs over time. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB)...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.