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2014-08-20 04:20:49

CALGARY, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vermilion Energy Inc. ("Vermilion", the "Company", "We" or "Our") (TSX, NYSE: VET) is pleased to announce the release of our first Sustainability Report detailing our efforts to generate environmental, social, and economic benefits for all stakeholders. This inaugural report provided a framework for describing how we approach sustainability in our operations, and to recognize our achievements, detail our challenges and establish targets for...

2014-08-18 23:02:27

The recipients were recognized for their contributions to environmental education and science. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Three students who participated in the Army Educational Outreach Program’s eCYBERMISSION competition were recognized at a White House ceremony last week, which honored young innovators in environmental sciences and protection. Their team advisor and another eCYBERMISSION team advisor were also recognized at the event. The students, Daniel Burgess, Joey...

2014-08-18 12:22:39

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Health Michael Wolf today announced enhancements to the department's internal processes for responding to environmental health concerns and complaints specifically related to Marcellus Shale drilling. "Protecting the public's health, and ensuring that citizens and health care providers have access to accurate, timely and relevant information, is a primary responsibility of the department, and one that the governor and I...

2014-08-13 08:28:21

LONDON, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfonso Galdi (Chairman of the Foundation): We have received applications for a total of over $210 million. Many of these projects deserve to be funded and I hope that as the Foundation grows so will the budget available. The quality of the proposals we have received is encouragingly high and we are aware of the responsibility this places on us Over 320 applications for a value...

2014-08-12 23:05:01

The Bellwether Institute’s Sustainable Living Idea Challenge seeks Sustainable Supply Chain ideas and solutions focused on the Global Consumer Products Group. Expected supply chain research solutions will focus on Consumer Engagement, Digital Supply Chain, Data Innovation, Supply Chain Performance, Emerging Market Business Growth themes. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Bellwether Institute, a subsidiary of Bellwether Services, a global supply chain advisory firm focused on...

2014-08-12 08:33:29

Notable jump in billings, inquiries for new work, hiring plans WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The outlook remains positive for landscape architecture firms, according to the American Society of Landscape Architects' second quarter 2014 Business Quarterly survey. The survey revealed a marked rise in billable hours and inquiries for new work. Hiring plans rose slightly from the last quarter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DC90161LOGO-b Fully 84.7...

2014-08-11 16:22:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance (Alliance) announced today the keynote speakers for the Alliance's Signature Event to be held September 24-25, 2014 at the Orlando World Center Marriott. The theme of the event is "Powering Business Value Through Sustainability". Dr. James Fava, Chief Sustainability Strategist with PE International, Inc. will moderate the keynote session. Terry F. Yosie,...

2014-08-08 23:07:27

Experienced consultant, industry journalist Karen O’Hara joins national, physician-owned occupational health services company. Anaheim, Calif. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 WorkCare, Inc., the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, announced today it has named Karen O’Hara as Director of Marketing and Communications. Ms. O’Hara has nearly 25 years of experience in the field of occupational health. Her expertise includes consulting to hospitals,...

2014-08-06 12:23:23

Comment on "The State of Diversity in Environmental Organizations" by University of Michigan Professor Dorceta Taylor for Green 2.0 http://diversegreen.org/report/ WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Unlike many U.S. organizations in the environmental arena, the Emerald Cities Collaborative (ECC) not only boasts a diverse staff but also is dedicated to ensuring that low-income communities of color benefit equitably from efforts to curb climate change and increase U.S....

2014-08-05 23:10:46

Infinite Earth is a brand new lifestyle clothing brand for eco-conscious consumers. Each product is made with quality sourced organic, recycled and sustainable materials. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Infinite Earth is a brand new start-up sustainable lifestyle apparel brand. The apparel is made from organic cotton and recycled materials to help consumers decrease their carbon footprint and develop a lifestyle of sustainability. Infinite Earth provides eco-conscious surfers, bikers,...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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