Ofcom has today decided to make a number of improvements to the rules which apply to all UK communications providers, relating to areas including nuisance calls, complaints, billing, debt collection, disabled people and vulnerable customers. The changes to the ‘General Conditions of Entitlement’, which come into force from 1 October 2018, afford new or strengthened […]
The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port has received a flurry of Iraqi crude imports in the past few weeks, with more expected, which could be behind a recent 30% jump in open interest on the CME’s LOOP Sour futures contract. In the initialShow More Summary
EE has announced that it plans to refarm some of its 2G spectrum (1800 MHz band) to 4G to support faster download speeds that the latest smartphones are able to support. The company plans to upgrade 600 key sites across the country to supported ‘cat 12’ and ‘cat 16’ smartphones and a total of 1,000 […]
Finding a new hire takes time, resources and money, so it's natural to want to find the perfect fit. If it's been months, and you're having trouble locating qualified candidates, it’s time for a reality check — the problem might not be with the talent pool, but with your expectations. Show More Summary
When the United States pulled out of the Paris Accord earlier this month, it changed the environmental climate in this country—and the world—profoundly. While many pundits, advocates and talking heads have decried how much this will set the U.S. Show More Summary
Walmart CEO announces new, more efficient headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas. The post Walmart CEO: New Headquarters to Bring In ‘Natural Light – Yes, Natural Light’ appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Bank of America offers a breakdown of its sustainable investing program, and details economic benefits of these efforts, in a new report. The post BofA Details Funding of Environmental Initiatives, Economic Benefits appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Charting the Emergence of Corporate Procurement of Utility-Scale PV Jenny Heeter, Jeffrey J. Cook, and Lori Bird, September 2017 (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary Corporations are procuring utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) generation to meet their renewable energy and financial goals for electricity. Show More Summary
The Key Climate Change Unknown The Real Unknown of Climate Change: Our Behavior Justin Gillis, September 18, 2017 (NY Times) “As Hurricane Harvey bore down on the Texas coast, few people in that state seemed to understand the natureShow More Summary
The California Independent System Operator was expected to break a more than decade-long peakload record September 1 as a heat wave sat over the region. However, the ISO never had to enter emergency stages and prices were half of what...Show More Summary
Department of Homeland Security is mandating all departments and agencies spend the next 30 days identifying software in systems from Kaspersky Lab.
No matter how well you think a job interview went, the true measure of success is a bit more complicated. You can enter a job interview with confidence, answer all the questions perfectly and come prepared with a polished resume, but the only way to truly tell whether you aced an interview is to look back at the behavior of the interviewer. Show More Summary
Off-grid systems garner a piddling 1% of electricity investment in the African and Asian countries that need them most