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2014-08-01 04:20:54

BOSTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) supports the passage of today's important solar legislation, H. 4185. As passed, the legislation: -- Extends the state's net metering cap. -- Establishes a Green Ribbon Commission to 1) evaluate a minimum bill to support the distribution system and 2) examine an alternative incentive program to deploy 1600 MW of distributed solar by 2020....

2014-07-17 12:24:07

Save the Date! KANSAS CITY, Mo., July, 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance (Alliance) announced today it will hold its signature event September 24-25, 2014 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, FL. The theme is "Powering Business Value Through Sustainability." The event follows the UPMG conference at the same location. Sustainability, supply chain and environmental staff attending will: 1....

2014-07-14 00:20:11

PARIS, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy (the Alliance), addressing an audience of international delegates, cited "dramatic progress" in the development of low-global warming potential (GWP) solutions for technologies that have relied on fluorocarbon compounds for valued societal products, and cited the Montreal Protocol as the proper venue for dealing with the policy challenges. "The Montreal Protocol has succeeded because of its...

2014-07-10 23:00:59

Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety announced today it will extend compensation benefits to workers from two months’ to up to four months’ wages for workers displaced as a result of factory remediation, effective immediately. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 One week ahead of its annual Board meeting, the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety announced today it will extend compensation benefits to workers from two months’ to up to four months’ wages for workers displaced...

2014-07-01 12:32:57

New Higher Education Group Will Harness Power of Video Games ASPEN, Colo., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Higher Education Video Game Alliance (The Alliance), launched today at the Aspen Ideas Festival, will provide a platform for leading academics to showcase the critical role video game programs are playing in educating and preparing students for the 21st century workforce. The Alliance will afford its members, including professors and other campus leadership, an opportunity to share and...

2014-06-18 12:26:27

The Water Council will serve as headquarters MILWAUKEE, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), a global collaboration of leaders in sustainable water resource management, today announced an agreement with The Water Council to represent AWS in North America. This announcement builds on recent commitments from top corporations, including Nestlé and General Mills to support AWS, and on the recent launch of the AWS International Water...

2014-06-11 08:23:14

Public hearing to address comprehensive agreement between solar industry and utilities BOSTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC), additional solar industry groups, Massachusetts utilities, and the Department of Energy Resources (DOER) will participate today in a public briefing on common-ground language regarding the future of solar in Massachusetts. TASC supports this language, which represents the first instance of comprehensive...

2014-06-02 12:25:41

Hundreds of National Scholastic Art & Writing Award-winning teens from across the country are gathering in New York City to attend events in their honor, including a Carnegie Hall ceremony featuring special addresses by entertainer Nick Cannon, Emmy® Award-winning actor David Strathairn and artist Kay WalkingStick; gallery exhibitions; a Maker Prom; and more NEW YORK, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City will be brimming with young, fresh talent beginning June 5 when the National...

2014-06-02 08:31:05

Pediatric-focused population health management solution's unprecedented view of individual patients drives higher standard of care ATLANTA, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Children's Health Alliance, a not?for?profit association of clinically integrated, independent primary care pediatricians, has selected Wellcentive's suite of population health management solutions and services to support its clinical quality improvement and high-function medical home programs caring for pediatric...

2014-05-28 23:14:45

Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety recently published detailed inspection reports on more than 27 ready-made garment factories. Nearly 1,000 workers’ salaries have been paid following Alliance-recommended factory closures to-date. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety recently published detailed inspection reports on more than 27 ready-made garment factories. These factories are among the 508 to-date that have undergone thorough fire, electrical and...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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