Bob Bement The following is a guest post by Bob Bement, Executive Vice President at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station (PVNGS).Learnings from the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi plant in March of 2011 are actually impacting U.S. Show More Summary
The market is never as bullish as at its tops, nor as bearish as at its bottoms. The first part of this trading adage is particularly pertinent to the state of play in the sugar market. On Friday, September 16, ICE Sugar No.11, the raw sugar futures benchmark, began the day in unremarkable fashion. Show More Summary
Here's a set of quick-takes from the data center and enterprise services markets:... [visit site to read more]
While energy and the environment got relatively short shrift at the presidential debate, the candidates' positions nonetheless came shining through.
Akamai made an inorganic move this morning, announcing the acquisition of Concord Systems in an all-cash transaction.... [visit site to read more]
Every retailer, no matter how big or small, needs a website to survive in the contemporary shopping landscape. But did you know that you still might miss a critical part of your brick-and-mortar store? Even if you don't sell things online, you need a mobile-friendly website to enhance your customers' shopping experience. Show More Summary
Unilever’s purchase of Seventh Generation is the latest “green” or sustainable brand acquisitions, a trend that analysts expect to continue as multinationals look to increase their sustainable product offerings and meet their own internal environmental goals.
The top vendor in the advanced battery market is Lockheed Martin Energy, according to a Navigant Research report.
This article was authored by Lachlan Colquhoun, and was originally posted on telecomasia.net. The telecoms industry is in an incredible state of flux – that is a given.... [visit site to read more]
As we all know, the FCC has been planning the second nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System for months. To monitor how the test goes, the Commission developed a whole new online reporting system – the EAS Test Reporting System (ETRS) – for which all EAS participants had to register separately a month ago. … Continue Reading
According to reports, Google is planning to release a laptop in the third quarter that will be driven by an OS that combines Android and Chrome.
Management roles grant organizational power, but they don't automatically teach professionals how to be humble, confident leaders. Many bad managers are insecure about their abilities and lash out when they feel threatened by creative, driven and outspoken employees. Show More Summary
Fully autonomous vehicles hold significant fundamental promise to reduce costs related to personal mobility. However, cost reduction potential is substantially smaller and also more uncertain than the car-avoiding technologies of advanced telecommunications and small electric vehicles (SEVs) discussed in Part 1.
Last week turned out to be a busy one on the climate calendar, with multiple events across Europe and North America. In the case of the latter, Climate Week in New York, coinciding with the UN General Assembly, was the largest. In Canada the Pembina Institute held their annual Alberta Climate Summit with over 500 people packing out a conference centre in Calgary.
A key element of the job search is narrowing your search to find the best opportunities. Many candidates opt to use a job recruiter to boost their efforts. However, finding a professional who has your best interests and career goals in mind is essential. Show More Summary
With its choice for Hinkley Point C – a £100 billion boondoggle – its enthusiastic support for expensive and environmentally harmful fracking, and its relentless attack on renewable energy, the UK government’s energy policy is both morally...Show More Summary