Highest Paid Public Employee in Every State – WIH Resource Group … More Highest Paid Public Employee in Every State
This article looks at the practical implications for waste management firms and organizations, both private and public sectors, for moving their fleets to alternative fuels including what the options are, as well as some of the challenges and the benefits. This Article provides a high level of key issues to consider and “how to” guide on the subject looking at the practical considerations of making the switch including infrastructure. … More Issues to Consider for Converting Your Garbage Truck Fleet to Natural Gas
Cross-posted from Robert Reich’s Blog and WIH Resource Group. In September 2008, as the worst of the financial crisis engulfed Wall Street, George W. Bush issued a warning: “This sucker could go down.” Around the same time, as Congress hashed out a bailout bill, New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg, the leading Republican negotiator of the bill, warned that “if we do not do this, the trauma, the chaos and the disruption to everyday Americans’ lives will be overwhelming, and that’s a price we can’t afford to risk paying.” … More 2009: The Year Wall Street Bounced Back and Main Street Got Shafted – WIH Resource Group
Is Man-Made Global Warming Real – Many Scientists Beg to Differ…Steve Fielding recently asked the Obama administration to reassure him on the science of man-made global warming. When the administration proved unhelpful, Mr. Fielding decided to vote against climate-change legislation. A growing number of Australian politicians, scientists and citizens once again doubt the science of human-caused global warming. Earlier this year he published “Heaven and Earth,” a damning critique of the “evidence” underpinning man-made global warming. … More Is Man-Made Global Warming Real? – The Number of Skeptics is Swelling – Many Scientists Beg to Differ…
Employers cut a larger-than-expected 467,000 jobs in June, driving the unemployment rate up to a 26-year high of 9.5 percent, suggesting that the economy’s road to recovery will be bumpy.
467,000 Jobs Cut in June – National Jobless Rate at 9.5 Percent. The Labor Department report, released Thursday, showed that even as the recession flashes signs of easing, companies likely will want to keep a lid on costs and be wary of hiring until they feel certain the economy is on solid ground. The White House last week said federal money was being shoveled out of Washington quickly, but states aren’t steering the cash to counties that need jobs the most.
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Ocean Renewable Energy Has Huge Potential But Not Without Giant Hurdles, fueling a green tech socitey, cultures, climate change, clean fuels … More Ocean Renewable Energy Has Huge Potential But Not Without Giant Hurdles
From Refuse to Refueling: Linde and Waste Management Discuss Landfill Gas to LNG Plant. Construction on the world’s largest plant to convert landfill gas into clean vehicle fuel is nearing completion. As start-up approaches, joint venture partners Linde North America and Waste Management will share project details during a presentation and discussion today at the National Biomethane Summit in Sacramento, California. The companies are installing systems to purify and liquefy landfill gas, a source of renewable biomethane fuel, at the Altamont Landfill near Livermore, California. Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, one of the world’s leading gases and engineering companies; Waste Management is North America’s largest waste management company.The Altamont project is one of several LNG and biomethane projects around the world in which Linde is participating, and is an industry Linde says is ripe for growth. … More From Refuse to Refueling: Linde and Waste Management Discuss Landfill Gas to LNG Plant