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India commits $1.4bn to support solar projects in 15 countries

India commits $1.4bn to support solar projects in 15 countries

It received almost $1.3 million in funding through Governor Cuomo's $1 billion NY-Sun initiative, which is building a self-sustaining solar industry in New York State. Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis Alvarez said in the news release that this project is an example of the governor and Sullivan County's commitments to being greener.


Blizzard slams New England in third major storm of past 2 weeks

Blizzard slams New England in third major storm of past 2 weeks

The rest of New England was under winter storm warnings, while winter weather advisories were issued for most of NY and parts of New Jersey, West Virginia and North Carolina. Although New York City didn't record any measurable snowfall, the eastern end of Long Island saw as much as 18 inches in some parts. Blizzard conditions are possible and power outages are a threat for parts of Rhode Island, eastern Massachusetts, New Hampshire and ME, which are under the Winter Storm Watch from Monday ...


Oil Markets Calm As Data Shows Smaller Inventory Build-Up (USO)

Oil Markets Calm As Data Shows Smaller Inventory Build-Up (USO)

Copper CMCU3 and palladium XPD= , a key component in gasoline-powered vehicles, both rose around 1 percent, which in turn encouraged a bounce in the oil price . "The total USA crude, gasoline and distillate stocks have increased in eight of the past 10 weeks, raising 24 million bl in total since the start of the year".


Teacher, reserve cop accidentally fires gun in Calif. high schoo

Teacher, reserve cop accidentally fires gun in Calif. high schoo

Dennis Alexander was supposed to be teaching a lesson on public safety for his Administration of Justice class at Seaside High School. The injury was not serious, although the student's parents took him to the hospital. "It could have been very bad", Gonzales said. Even with a permit, teachers across California are not allowed to carry firearms. "I think a lot of questions on parents' minds are, why a teacher would be pointing a loaded firearm at the ceiling in front of students", ...


Pi Day deals to help you celebrate the famous, irrational number

Pi Day deals to help you celebrate the famous, irrational number

No need to break out the calculator to enjoy Pi Day, March 14 (aka 3/14). With a coupon , Cicis is offering one adult buffet at regular price and a second adult buffet for $3.14. March 14 is known as Pi Day for many, and Blaze Pizza wants it to be known as "Pie Day" for pizza lovers. Deal only good for online orders . The offer is limited to one per customer and is only available at certain locations , it's also only valid for customers who order in the restaurant.


Donald trump on Rosnanotech announced via Twitter

Donald trump on Rosnanotech announced via Twitter

He continued, "Today, State Department spokesman and last living Jerry Lewis character Steven Goldstein said the secretary had every intention of staying". The White House and Tillerson have had a series of public disagreements - and that continued until the very end, the BBC report added. Tillerson's future at Foggy Bottom was in doubt last summer when he was reported to have called Donald Trump "a moron".