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Sweden Introduces The 6 Hour Work Day
Business  (tags: Sweden, 6 hour work day, more productive, happier employees, more leisure time )

Dandelion
- 12 days ago - independent.co.uk
The new work day would ensure people have enough energy to pursue their private lives when they leave work something which can be difficult with eight hour days.
Solar Energy: Architectonics Posted on May 16, 2016Advances Active Solar Technologies Need to Be Understood and Considered at Th
Business  (tags: Entrepreneurs, americans, business, consumers, energy, environment, goodnews, greenbuilding, investing, labor, marketing, SustainableDevelopment, usa, world )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - solartoday.org
'Active solar technologies need to be understood and considered at the beginning of programming and conceptual design stages.' and 'architecture and urban designs without active solar energy technologies delay' the use of solar and sustainable houses.
U.S. Solar Market Adds More Than 2 GW in Q2 2016 You Are Here NEWS Monday, September 12, 2016
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, goodnews, investing, SustainableDevelopment, environment, greenbuilding, sustainabledevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - seia.org
'Growing 43 percent year over year, the U.S. saw 2,051 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) installed in the second quarter of 2016. According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries AssociationâEUR(TM)s (SEIA) latest U.S. Solar Market Insight'
A New Path to Prosperity in Indian Country: Exploring Opportunities for Clean Energy Development on Tribal Lands Posted on July
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - solartoday.org
"From the redwood forests of northern California to the green lowlands of upstate New York, from the high desert of southern Nevada to the frozen tundra of northern Alaska, visionary Native American leaders are forging a new path to economic vitality.."
SEIA's Inaugural Women's Empowerment Event Inspires You Are Here BLOG Comms Team Monday, June 20, 2016
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, investing, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - seia.org
'SEIA held its inaugural Empowerment Series event last week at the Pillsbury Conference Center in Washington D.C. The event, WomenâEUR(TM)s Empowerment: Leaders in Solar Energy, brought together women leaders across all sectors of the solar industry to...'
Solar Accounted for 64% of New Electric Generating Capacity in the U.S. in Q1 2016 Thursday, June 9, 2016
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, usa, world, marketing, investing )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - seia.org
' In the first quarter of 2016, 1,665 megawatts (MW) of solar PV were installed in the United States with the solar industry adding more new capacity during this period than coal, natural gas and nuclear combined....'
Texas on Track to Become the Fastest-Growing Utility-Scale Solar Market in the U.S. You Are Here NEWS Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, goodnews, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - seia.org
'Kicking off the year with record growth across all solar sectors, Texas is on track to become the fastest-growing utility-scale solar market in the U.S. within the next five years, according to the recently released U.S. Solar Market Insight, Q2 2016,'
Big Business And Bright Minds Converged At #SolarGoesCorporate You Are Here BLOG Comms Team Thursday, February 18, 2016
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, corporate, usa, technology )

Ruth
- 14 days ago - seia.org
'Leaders in the corporate, financial, healthcare, electronics and solar sectors converged to share how their companies are investing in, installing and developing solar and renewable energy projects at our Solar Goes Corporate event yesterday in'
Bayer Clinches Monsanto With Improved $66 Billion Bid
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Stephen
- 14 days ago - reuters.com
German drug and crop chemical maker Bayer clinched a $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds company Monsanto on Wednesday, ending months of wrangling with a third sweetened offer that marks the largest all-cash deal on record.
Exclusive: Bayer Nears Acquisition of Monsanto - Sources | Reuters
Business  (tags: Bayer, Monsanto, Aquisition )

Doris
- 15 days ago - reuters.com
Chemicals and healthcare group Bayer AG is poised to announce the acquisition of U.S. seeds company Monsanto Co (MON.N) on Wednesday for more than $66 billion, clinching the biggest deal of the year, people familiar with the matter said.
Tell Ontario to Fix the Permitting System for Bottled Water Companies - PETITION -
Business  (tags: ontario, bottled water, companies, business, corporate, government, humans, money, society )

Lone
- 15 days ago - action.environmentaldefence.ca
Premier Kathleen Wynne has asked Environment Minister Glen Murray to review permit conditions for bottled water companies. This is long overdue. Tell the Premier and Minister you support a permitting system that:
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's to Stop Contributing to Antibiotic Resistance By Cutting the Use of Medically Important An
Business  (tags: supply chains, health, dishonesty, McDonald's, health, business, corporate, ethics )

Cal
- 15 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell McDonaldâEUR(TM)s to stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by cutting the use of medically important antibiotics in its global beef, pork and poultry supply chains.
Security Firm Guarding Dakota Access Pipeline Also Used Psychological Warfare Tactics for BP
Business  (tags: Tim Shorrock Spies for Hire. G4S. fracki, U.S. State Dept, Chevron, Niger Delta, Standing Rock Sioux, Canned Bull, psyops, psychological warfare, Afghanistan, Columbia, BP, Dakota Access, Shell, Iraq, Enbridge, Sunoco, Kazakhstan )

Judy
- 15 days ago - desmogblog.com
G4S also works to guard oil and gas industry assets in war-torn Iraq, and has come under fire by the United Nations for human rights abuses allegedly committed while overseeing a BP pipeline in Colombia and elsewhere while on other assignments.
Carriage Company Ordered to End Rides in St. Louis, St. Louis County
Business  (tags: horses, carriage company, St Louis, brookdale farms, unlicensed drivers, abuse, business, humans )

Lone
- 17 days ago - stltoday.com
Eureka-based Brookdale Farms has been ordered to end its carriage rides in St. Louis and St. Louis County after the business was accused of using unlicensed drivers and working its horses when too hot to legally do so.
The Man Behind the Dakota Access Pipeline Has a Long History of Profiting Off Disasters
Business  (tags: Big Oil, fossil fuels, CEOs, greed )

Freya
- 18 days ago - inthesetimes.com
Behind ETP is billionaire and rock and roll music enthusiast Kelcy Warren, who owns a label that exports "lyrics-driven folks music" from his Dallas Fort-Worth area compound. He also likes making money off of disasters.

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