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PG&E Celebrates 30 Years of Operations at Helms

FRESNO, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 --  Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) marks 30 years of commercial operation at Helms Pumped Storage Project (PSP) this month. The hydroelectric facility was considered an engineering marvel when it was built and came on line in 1984, and continues to play a vital role today as well in...

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EPA Approves Protocols for Antimicrobial Fogging Misting Application Claims

EAGAN, Minn., Aug. 4, 2014 -- The EPA has approved protocols developed by ATS Labs that would allow antimicrobial product developers to register disinfection and sanitizer products intended for fogging or misting applications. The protocol will confirm a product's antimicrobial efficacy against public health organisms when...

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Natural and Organic Shoppers Move Beyond 'What's In It?' to 'Where Did It Come From?'

BOSTON, March 7, 2013 -- The 2013 MamboTrack Annual Natural and Organic Product Survey among 1,003 health and eco consumers, by Market Dynamics - Market LOHAS (Lifestyle of Health and Sustainability) and laz pr reveals that conscious shoppers are increasing their spend on organics, sourcing food products, seeking out Non-GMO...

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Epuron Chooses SunPower to Expand Uterne Solar Power Plant Located in Alice Springs, Australia

SAN JOSE, Calif. and MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 3, 2014 -- Epuron and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) have partnered to quadruple the size of the Uterne solar power plant, bringing clean energy to approximately 1,000 Alice Springs homes each year when the plant is expected to be completed in 2015. Financing from the Clean Energy...

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Makovsky Report: Fracking Is One Of The Three Most Important U.S. Environmental Issues

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 -- Makovsky, one of the nation's leading global integrated communications consultancies, released today a new report providing digital insights into the controversial issue of hydrofracturing (fracking).

Survey data in the report shows that 57% of U.S. consumers believe that fracking is one of the three...

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Consumers Energy Helping Builders Meet Growing Market for New Homes in Michigan

JACKSON, Mich., Aug. 4, 2014 -- New home construction in Michigan is expected to be 150 percent higher this year than in 2009. Consumers Energy has increased its workforce and taken other steps to keep pace with rising demand for new energy service connections.

"We've hired 200 new employees to support the new building sector...

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Merrill Brink News Reviews and Opinion on Aug 2, 2014: The New Brazilian Clean Company Act and Its Impact on Your Compliance Program

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Brazil, in preparing for its role as host to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics, has made a concerted effort to improve its worldwide reputation by addressing longstanding issues related to corrupt business practices. On January 29, 2014, the Brazilian government enacted the Clean...

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JinkoSolar to Report Second Quarter 2014 Results on August 18, 2014

SHANGHAI, Aug. 4, 2014 -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 before the open of U.S. markets on Monday, August 18...

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NASA Talk Explores How Global Warming May Be On Vacation

HAMPTON, Va., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Aug. 5 at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, atmospheric scientist Norman Loeb will present "The Recent Pause in Global Warming: A Temporary Blip or Something More Permanent?" at 2 p.m. in the Reid Conference Center.

Loeb's presentation will provide a summary on...

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Aleddra Offers Upgrade Program to Address Failures of Other Manufacturers' Double-Ended LED T-8 Tubes

RENTON, Wash., Aug. 4, 2014 -- Aleddra announces a cost effective upgrade program featuring its latest Generation 3 EasiRetrofit double-ended LED T-8 Tube. With an available 10-year extended warranty, combined with a reduced price, facility managers will have the ability to affordably replace other manufacturers' low quality...

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