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2014-02-25 23:28:03

Topics range from PTEN and ERG biomarkers expression in biopsies to isolated eosinophilic colitis. Irving, TEXAS (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Miraca Life Sciences, the nation’s largest independent anatomical pathology laboratory, today announced that it will have a significant presence at the 2014 United States and Canada Academy of Pathology (USCAP) meeting in San Diego, CA the first week of March. In an ongoing effort to provide pathologists with high quality information at the...

2011-05-12 12:13:00

Ford CEO Pressed on Ford's Membership in Anti-Energy USCAP Lobbying Group at Annual Shareholder Meeting by National Center for Public Policy Research WASHINGTON, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ford CEO Alan Mulally has committed to reconsidering his company's membership in a corporate-environmental movement lobby organization, the U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP), that exists solely to lobby for federal laws limiting greenhouse gas emissions. Mulally was pressed on the...

2010-04-07 10:30:00

Ads feature more than 90 groups, representing more than 3,000 companies, including Google, Nike and Timberland WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of 3,000 national and grassroots companies are taking part today in a new national advertising campaign calling for swift action on energy and climate legislation. These businesses, including the groups American Businesses for Clean Energy (ABCE) and the U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP), range from national brands --...

2010-03-18 08:42:00

Addition Shows Momentum Growing for Legislation WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP) announced today that Weyerhaeuser, one of the world's largest forest products companies, has joined the coalition of business and environmental groups pushing for climate and energy legislation. The addition of Weyerhaeuser demonstrates that there is ongoing support from the business community for enacting sound climate and energy policy that is...

2010-03-03 15:02:00

Largest National/Grassroots Business-Focused Effort Approaching 2,500-Member Milestone; Shared Focus: Unleashing Job Creation, Economic Revitalization of Clean Energy and Climate Action. WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six well-known companies -- Avista, Calpine, Deutsche Bank Asset Management, PG&E, Recycled Energy Development and Warner Music Group -- are the latest to join the fast-growing ranks of the nonpartisan and nonprofit American Businesses for Clean Energy...

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2010-02-17 12:55:00

Landmark legislation to cut carbon emissions suffered a huge blow after three major U.S. companies said they were leaving a coalition that pushes for action on climate change, AFP reported. Oil groups ConocoPhillips and BP America, and equipment maker Caterpillar Inc., said they backed efforts for a green economy but felt that proposed laws were unfair to them. The companies said they would not renew membership in the U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP), a coalition of business leaders...

2010-02-01 13:07:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Though it no longer exists, the impact of the Free Enterprise Action Fund on the global warming debate was concretized last week when the Securities and Exchange Commission decided to require that publicly-owned companies disclose the risks of global warming laws and regulation. "The Free Enterprise Action Fund turned the tables on the green activists and the U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP) companies that were seeking to use the SEC to...

2009-12-10 18:50:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from the U.S. Climate Action Partnership regarding the release today of a legislative framework by Sen. John Kerry (D-MA), Sen. Lindsay Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT): Today's announcement by Sens. Kerry, Graham and Lieberman of a framework for enacting energy and climate legislation is an important contribution to moving legislation forward. These Senators -- along with their colleagues who are...

2009-12-09 10:00:00

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday December 10, the Pew Center on Global Climate Change holds a press briefing at the Copenhagen Climate Change Talks to provide an assessment of likely outcomes in Copenhagen and beyond and to address the key role of business in advancing strong climate action in the U.S. and globally. Jim Rogers, CEO of Duke Energy, one of the largest U.S. electric power companies, will join the Pew Center's Elliot Diringer to offer insights...

2009-12-02 12:02:00

USCAP Economic Modeling Shows Climate Action Compatible With Growing Economy WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. economy will experience robust growth of about 70 percent through 2030 even as it adopts policies to lower greenhouse gas emissions leading to a more sustainable environment, according to an analysis released today by the U.S. Climate Action Partnership (USCAP). The economic analysis estimates that U.S. GDP will grow 70 to 71 percent through 2030 assuming...


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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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