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2011-07-19 07:40:00

MIAMI, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onteco Corporation (OTC.QB: ONTC), (the "Company", or "Onteco"), announced today that its subsidiary, NexPhase Lighting, Inc. ("NexPhase"), a designer, developer and manufacturer of high efficiency, high quality LED intelligent lighting fixtures, is providing further financial and project details referencing its previously announced contract to provide product and services to New York University (NYU)-Poly. Jon Cooper, President of NexPhase, stated,...

2010-10-21 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 400 urban planners, designers, developers and architects today were invited to test and join in perfecting an online technology that may revolutionize the way public environments are designed and built. The program, called Betaville, was introduced at the Municipal Art Society's Summit for New York City by Carl Skelton, assistant professor of digital media at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) and one of the creators of...

2010-09-09 13:54:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) is looking for a few green executives. Thirty, to be exact. Following a highly successful pilot semester in which 140 seasoned executives vied for 25 spots, NYU-Poly is calling for applicants for the fall session of its CleantechExecs program, a rigorous 10-week curriculum that trains top managers from a variety of fields to lead businesses in New York's fast-growing clean technology sector. The...

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