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2008-07-26 03:00:33

By Van Noy, Michelle Jacobs, James; Korey, Suzanne; Bailey, Thomas R; Hughes, Katherine L Postsecondary noncredit education has become increasingly common in recent years and, at many community colleges, noncredit education enrolls more students than do credit programs. Courses connected with workforce instruction and contract training account for much of this growth, and they are noted for their important role in responding flexibly to shifting workforce demands. Still, the growth in...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.