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2014-01-07 08:22:36

TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Wind and Solar Inc. (OTC: AWSL) is pleased to announce the following update including progress reports and news of further cost reductions to enhance shareholder value. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130904/NY73758LOGO) Ontario - 101 PV PortfolioThe portfolio commenced construction in September 2013 and has seen 2 projects completed and awaiting COD confirmation from the Ontario Power Authority. The balance are at various...

2013-11-12 23:28:15

The Atlantic Philanthropies Award $5.8 Million to MEDICC to enhance cooperation among the US, Cuban and global health communities working towards better health outcomes and equity. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC) today announced a $5.8 million grant from The Atlantic Philanthropies to enhance cooperation among the US, Cuban and global health communities working towards better health outcomes and equity. A portion of the award is a...

2013-08-22 12:21:47

CALGARY, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific (NYSE,TSX: CP) announced today that it has been ordered by the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) to interchange traffic with the Montreal Maine and Atlantic Railway (MM&A) company effective immediately. On August 13, 2013, CP issued an embargo regulating the interchange of all traffic to and from the MM&A.  This was in response to the same-day decision by the CTA to withdraw MM&A's certificate of fitness. ...

2013-05-07 16:35:09

Time is running out to register for the Spring Product Expo, a free business and technology tradeshow occurring on May 9 in NYC. NEW YORK, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic, Tomorrow's Office is encouraging business executives to register for its free technology trade show, the Spring Product Expo, which will take place on May 9, 2013 in New York City. Expected to draw over 1,000 business leaders, the Spring Product Expo will run from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Sheraton New York...

2013-03-26 12:20:10

Richard Branson's trans-Atlantic airline brings cheerful delights to grey days in New York, Boston, and Washington, DC SOUTH NORWALK, Conn., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin Atlantic has spent the last two weeks bringing special surprises to commuters, followers and fans in the northeast as the region experiences a slow start to Spring. The airline's commitment to 'Fly in the Face of Ordinary' (#FITFOO) has seen teams of cabin crew take to the streets in fleets of branded red...

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Recovers Apollo-Era F-1 Engines From Atlantic Ocean
2013-03-21 09:22:10

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos last year announced that he would send a team of explorers to hunt out and recover F-1 engines from the historic Apollo 11 moon launch. Just yesterday (Mar 20), Bezos made a new announcement that the team had recovered several engine parts from the bottom of the Atlantic off the coast of Cape Canaveral, yet it is too early to tell if the F-1 engine parts are from the famed Apollo 11 mission. The...

2012-10-16 07:28:12

$2 Million Grant Will Help Vulnerable Seniors Access Key Benefits WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Atlantic Philanthropies has awarded a $2 million grant to the National Council on Aging (NCOA) to support its efforts to improve the health and economic security of older adults by connecting them to key food and health care benefits. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100615/NCOALOGO) Four million older Americans are food insecure, and one in three older...

2012-07-25 23:02:44

Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) research to determine why significant numbers of migrating salmon leave rivers but so few return to spawn is the focus of a documentary, Atlantic Salmon - Lost at Sea, being produced by the Emmy-winning Irish American film maker Deirdre Brennan of New York City. St. Andrews, NB Canada (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 Research detectives have been at work at the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) first developing the technology and then sleuthing the ocean to find...

2012-06-27 06:20:22

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Road to the Ram Jam' provides the ultimate fan experience leading up to the invitation-only Ram Jam concert in Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 29 Multiplatinum-album selling Zac Brown Band will join previously announced artists Kellie Pickler, Brantley Gilbert and Easton Corbin for the "Road to the Ram® Jam" series and sweepstakes. The Road to the Ram Jam, presented by the Ram Truck brand, features five of today's best country music artists...

Study Compares Mercury Levels In Wild vs. Captive Dolphins
2012-05-23 04:44:45

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University and the National Aquarium have completed a study, funded by the National Aquarium and by the Center for Contaminant Transport Fate and Remediation at The Johns Hopkins University, which compared the mercury levels of captive dolphins and wild dolphins. Captive dolphins are fed a diet of small fish from the North Atlantic, while the wild dolphins eat aquatic creatures that have potentially higher mercury levels. The researchers discovered that the...