Public Sector
Massachusetts Adding $2 Million Into EV Incentives Program   
April 09, 2015
- Hybrid Cars - MOR-EVâs $2 million was funded by the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeîâs auction proceeds, all in hopes to reduce reliance on foreign oil as well as reducing greenhouse gas emissions...
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RVCC in Branchburg celebrates Earth Week, starting April 22   
April 09, 2015
- New Jersey Online - Senator Bateman will address such topics as legislative outcomes and challenges, his role as a Republican environmentalist, the Exxon pollution settlement, and the îRegional Greenhouse Gas...
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Massachusetts Boosts Funding for Electric Vehicle Rebate Program   
April 09, 2015
- NGTNews - The MOR-EV program was initially funded with $2 million in îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî auction proceeds, which also finance the new funding. Any Massachusetts resident is eligible for the rebate....
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NIST Cybersecurity, Data Privacy Report Open for Comments   
April 09, 2015
- Health IT Security - The îNational Institute of Standards and Technologyî (NIST) drafted a report from the Executive Technical Workshop on Improving Cybersecurity and Consumer Privacy, and the NIST cybersecurity draft...
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Nigeria: When Food Becomes Poison   
April 09, 2015
- AllAfrica - ... of an outbreak of îfoodborneî îdiseaseî is vastly more complicated when a single plate or package of food contains ingredients from multiple countries." According to WHO, unsafe food can...
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How Long Will That Spinach Last' New Food Safety & Waste App Knows   
April 09, 2015
- sustainablog.org - Food safety issues often overlap with our food waste challenges, so a new app from the USDAâs îFood Safety and Inspection Serviceî aims to address both. By showing users how long something...
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Power Plant Rules Could Unite States On Climate Action   
April 09, 2015
- MSN - The various talks could lead to a proliferation of new cap-and-trade programs modeled on the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî (RGGI). Thatâs a power plant-focused program thatâs been in place in...
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Morpho Fingerprint Identification Technology First in 1-1 Verification   
April 09, 2015
- Yahoo Finance - ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwired - April 08, 2015) - Morpho fingerprint identification technology has proven the most accurate for 1-1 verification, according to the latest test results from the îNational Institute...
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New York Just Quietly Raided Its Climate Program For Cash. It Might Destroy The Entire Effort.   
April 09, 2015
- Think Progress - The program is the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, also known as RGGI (pronounced âReggieâ), and is essentially a cap-and-trade system operated by nine Northeastern states and...
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Research group says joining RGGI would give Va. a low-cost way to comply with EPA's power plant rule   
April 09, 2015
- Environment Energy Publishing - A new study from a clean energy advocate is urging Virginia to join the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî. That's despite the fact that a bill doing just that stalled in the...
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