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School kids suing US government over climate change

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In the beautiful state of Oregon an almighty legal row with international implications is unfolding. That’s because four years ago a group of 21 children and young people decided to sue the US government over climate change. When the lawsuit was first lodged in a federal court in Eugene, Oregon, no one thought it would Read More

Comcast to provide free Xfinity Flex TV device for internet customers

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As federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe breathing illnesses linked to vaping nationally, New York on Tuesday became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. The vote by the state Public Health and Health Planning Council means the prohibition, which cove The decision by OxyContin makerPurdue Pharma and its Read More

Youth climate activists to join Sweden’s Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to urge political leaders and lawmakers to support their legal fight and take action to phase out the use Read More

Governor Kate Brown Holds Ceremony to Sign SB98 for Renewable Natural Gas

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PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Governor Kate Brown gathered with NW Natural and other supporters to ceremoniously sign another landmark bill for the State of Oregon: Senate Bill 98 allows utilities to acquire renewable natural gas on behalf of customers and is the first of its kind in the nation. Renewable Read More

WeWork IPO spells rough landing for CEO Neumann

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Adam Neumann showed he can capitalize on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into demand for workspace by those forced out of jobs in the aftermath of the financial crisis to grow WeWork into a global brand commanding a $47 billion valuation. FILE PHOTO: Adam Neumann, CEO of WeWork, speaks to Read More

Move US capital to Minsk? Why not, says Belarus’ President… at least for top athletic event

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Alexander Lukashenko is sure the US president will agree to making Minsk the new American capital. But before Trump-haters spawn a Belarusian conspiracy theory, it’s only for a sports event and he was being metaphorical. “Minsk will become the capital of the United States in two years,” Lukashenko proclaimed as he welcomed Team USA and Read More

Why not move US capital to Minsk? asks Belarusian president… at least for top athletics event

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Alexander Lukashenko is sure the US president will agree to making Minsk the new American capital. But before Trump-haters spawn a Belarusian conspiracy theory, it’s only for a sports event and he was being metaphorical. “Minsk will become the capital of the United States in two years,” Lukashenko proclaimed as he welcomed Team USA and Read More

SPI Energy Announces Closing on the Belvedere Solar Project

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SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SPI Energy Co., Ltd. (“SPI Energy” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SPI), a global provider of photovoltaic (“PV”) solutions for business, residential, government and utility customers and investors, today announced the closing on the Belvedere project from the previously announced framework agreement to acquire up to eight Read More

Thanks to Customers, NW Natural Scores Best in the West Seven Years Running

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PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For the seventh year in a row, NW Natural scored first in the West for large utilities in the 2019 J.D. Power Gas Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study. NW Natural received its highest score to date with 781 points in the West large utility segment, which represents Read More

SPI Energy Announces Closing of the Manchester and Waterford Solar Projects

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SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SPI Energy Co., Ltd. (“SPI Energy” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SPI), a global provider of photovoltaic (“PV”) solutions for business, residential, government and utility customers and investors, today announced the closing of two projects from the previously announced framework agreement to acquire up to eight solar Read More