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WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Creative Career Building Techniques

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Creative Career Building Techniques

As the job market tightens, job seekers are becoming more creative in their efforts to attract the attention of potential employers....Read More...

NYC's First Commercial Net Metered Solar PV System In Operation

NYC's First Commercial Net Metered Solar PV System In Operation

In August 2008, New York State Governor David A. Paterson signed legislation to expand the state's net metering laws to non-residential...Read More...

DC-Based Company Providing Equipment For Today’s Inauguration

DC-Based Company Providing Equipment For Today’s Inauguration

ICx Technologies has provided a variety of equipment to the U.S. Park Police, in cooperation with the National Park...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Demolition=FAIL

FRIDAY FUNNY: Demolition=FAIL

Sometimes, when you're trying to make something better, you actually make it worse. Here are two brief video clips that are textbook examples of demolitions gone wrong. (There are many of these gems online, for those of you who might be...Read More...

A Founder of Clean Air-Cool Planet To Be Named To DOE

A Founder of Clean Air-Cool Planet To Be Named To DOE

Susan F. Tierney was assistant secretary of energy for policy in the Clinton administration and more recently an energy and economics consultant with the Boston-based Analysis...Read More...

More Than 6,300 Solar Panels Atop Winery

More Than 6,300 Solar Panels Atop Winery

Constellation Brands, Inc. is in the process of implementing the world's largest winery solar energy system at its Gonzales, CA,...Read More...

Brownfield Redevelopment Projects Qualify for Economic Development Incentives and USGBC LEED Points

Brownfield Redevelopment Projects Qualify for Economic Development Incentives and USGBC LEED Points

With a new Administration on the horizon, the environmental movement and a trend towards sustainable development practices could soon dominate community development strategies at both federal and state...Read More...

Convention Center Service Reaps Reward For Children’s Agency

Convention Center Service Reaps Reward For Children’s Agency

This past December, an international association of insurance and financial services professionals presented a donation to The Children’s Bureau of New Orleans on behalf of the staff of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention...Read More...

AIA Releases Rebuild and Renew Plan

AIA Releases Rebuild and Renew Plan

Schools, Green Buildings, and Historic Preservation are among key...Read More...

Tracking Litter In The Streets

Tracking Litter In The Streets

Keep Britain Tidy has released its findings on what type of fast food litter was most likely to be found strewn about the streets of the...Read More...