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2013-08-28 23:17:27

Prominent Sustainability Expert Joins Leadership Group Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 David Nahai, environmental attorney, political activist, and former head of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has agreed to join the Leadership Council, the primary advisory board of both Cleantech Los Angeles (CLA) and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). As the former General Manager and Commission President of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP),...

2013-08-07 23:24:55

Prominent Sustainability Expert Joins Leadership Group Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 David Nahai, environmental attorney, political activist, and former head of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has agreed to join the Leadership Council, the primary advisory board of both Cleantech Los Angeles (CLA) and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). As the former General Manager and Commission President of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), Nahai led...

2008-09-30 18:00:54

By PADDY ROONEY CONSIDERING Welsh river fisheries have been so dependent onsewin for so long, it is surprising there are such gaps in our understanding of their lifecycle. We know the broad pattern: that they spawn in rivers and spend their early lives there, that as juveniles they go out to sea, and that as mature fish they return to the rivers to breed. We also know something of their lives in the rivers. But we know little about the large proportion of their lives spent at sea....

2008-09-18 21:00:14

By Mark Casci Agricultural Correspondent The Country Land and Business Association says rural areas are being left behind when it comes to internet access and mobile phone reception and said a lack of action is hampering countryside economies.The call for more investment follows a recommendation from the Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR) that the government should not fund a new fibre optic network, a move the CLA called "seriously blinkered".As well as...

2005-10-18 23:17:56

MADISON - One of the isomers of conjugated linoleic acid, a group of fatty acids found in milk, is a natural regulator of the COX-2 protein, which plays a significant role in inflammatory disease such as arthritis and cancer, according to a study published by University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers. "It's clear from previous research that conjugated linoleic acid, or CLA, prevents inflammatory damage resulting from immune response," says Mark Cook, a professor of animal science in...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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