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Friday 15 August, 2014 SEAT launches new ‘Sub8 Performance Pack’ for Leon CUPRA 280 at £2,025 Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres available too for £460 - £540 less than rival Renault charges for the same option Also new and available to order on CUPRA 280: two coloured exteri...
Friday 8 August, 2014 Avant Garde Ideals has launched an investigation into the role marketing plays in earning the title of a sustainable brand, and how it can impact consumers. Sustainability is vital for business growth and success. A sustainable business or green busines...
Waukesha, WI, August 07, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Joe Dalum, President and CEO of Odyne Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of hybrid systems for medium- and heavy- duty work trucks, delivered a presentation explaining the plug-in electric vehicle technology options for truck fleets on July...
Novato, CA, August 05, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The solar photovoltaic system is roof-mounted, spanning nearly 36,000 square feet. The system is built with 1,700 ReneSola 305-watt solar panels, powering the new facility with clean, renewable energy, while reducing the load on the local utili...
Saturday 2 August, 2014 Jo Davis and Camilla Scanes join the Audi UK Press Office to uphold its renowned service standards for media events The Audi media relations team is seeing two changes this summer following the forthcoming maternity leave for Kate Dixon, who departs t...
Tuesday 29 July, 2014 The UK could be losing out on 800m meals from 'hidden food' which could help 5.8m people living in 'deep poverty', according to food redistribution charity FareShare. The charity already provides over 12m meals from this 'hidden food' source to tackle foo...
Monday 28 July, 2014 Forget hayfever and sunstroke, new research reveals six in ten Brits will spend the summer suffering from FOMO....Fear Of Missing Out! It is the latest phenomenon to hit social media addicts who become stressed if they feel they are not involved in everyth...
Yesterday Facebook with its stock soaring to new heights, exceeded IBM in terms of market value. This morning, it’s slightly less (IBM at $194B vs Facebook at $193B). However Facebook is higher than Oracle’s value and is the third largest … Continue reading →
Cambridge UK, 16 Juli 2014 - CRedit360 (www.credit360.com) ist der erste Software-Anbieter, der von der Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) die G4-Zertifizierung in deutscher Sprache erhält. Als langjähriger Technologiepartner der GRI ist die preisgekrönte Nachhaltigkeitss...
Cambridge UK, 16 July 2014 - CRedit360 (www.credit360.com) has become the first software provider to achieve G4 reporting certification in German by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). A long-established GRI technology partner, CRedit360's award-winning sustainability software solut...
Wednesday 16 July, 2014 New MINI Hatch crowned Auto Express Car of the Year for 2014 Editor-in-Chief Steve Fowler says MINI Hatch is “a car the UK can be proud of” Built in Britain, loved the world over – MINI Hatch goes from strength to strength The new MINI Hatch has be...
Tuesday 15 July, 2014 Influential reports urge Government to cut carbon from driving and heating The Government has made good progress on renewable electricity but needs to ramp up efforts to bring renewable transport fuels and heating technologies into the mainstream, ac...
DNV GL is the world's largest ship and offshore classification society, the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry and expert for the energy value chain that includes renewables and energy efficiency. It is one of the top three certification bodies in the world. ...
Monday 14 July, 2014 One of the UK’s leading zoological attractions has tamed its fuel costs and moved further towards its sustainability objectives by adding a 100% electric Nissan LEAF to its fleet. The award-winning model is being used by the Learning and Discovery Team at ...
Thursday 10 July, 2014 BMW's entry into the electric vehicle (EV) market has come with a bang, a sleek stylish design typical of that by BMW, as good to sit in as a 3 series. With a range of up to 100 miles for the pure plug-in electric version and 180+ miles for the range e...
Finally! As an SME competing with the big boys, you are often at a disadvantage: they have more money, more people, and more resources. But now, finally, you are in a better position than they are. When weighing cloud migration, your infrastructure is more easily adaptable, flexible, a...
Wednesday 2 July, 2014 Press release EMBARGOED UNTIL 00.01 ON FRIDAY 4 JULY 2014 HRH The Earl of Wessex KG, GCVO receives his Past Master badge as Mr Stephen G Bernhard FI Hort is installed as the new Master of the Company, and Sheffield University student in horticulture, ...
8 Tips for Going Paperless In Your Small Business Ray Coleman is a small business owner who writes about money management, green living, and sustainability.   One of the great benefits of the modern age is the ability of small businesses to conduct a majority of their operations in the...
8 Tips for Going Paperless In Your Small Business Ray Coleman is a small business owner who writes about money management, green living, and sustainability.   One of the great benefits of the modern age is the ability of small businesses to conduct a majority of their operations in the...
Cranleigh, Surrey – 24 June 2014 – Leading SME supplier to the G-Cloud project, Memset have today revealed that they have achieved Pan Government Accreditation to Impact Level 3 (PGA IL3). Memset is now one of a select few holding the highest [...]The post Pioneer...
by Wayne Smith, Ph.D. California State University, Northridge Editor's note: This post was abstracted from the monthly newsletter of the Southern California Chapter of the ASA. On May 13th and 14th, the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) the world’s largest i...
Palisade's risk analysis software informs decision-making processAgustaWestland, the Anglo-Italian helicopter company owned by Italy's Finmeccanica, uses risk analysis software from Palisade to develop financial business cases and feasibility studies to produce in-depth analysis on the...
Sharing his vision for the future of business on the web London, 19 June - IP EXPO Europe, Europe's leading cloud and IT infrastructure event, today announces that inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, will give the keynote speech for 2014, to take place at the opening o...
Cloud key to successful launch of business Conception to global operations achieved in just nine months Unparalleled flexibility and speed to market through cloud based technologies TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate), one of the world's largest real estate investment managemen...
BMW i3 recognized as the 2014 World Green Car of the Year. Are you trying to determine which green vehicle is the best for the environment? With the recent influx of more eco-conscious vehicles on the market it is challenging to compare apples to oranges. Is fuel efficiency the only me...
Few moments compare to the pressure-filled environments of hackathons, where the best developers from around the globe cram into a rented room with 24 hours to conceive, design, and create an app that wins a chance to present an idea, showcase talent, and gain invaluable exposure. But ...
Wednesday 11 June, 2014 Collaboration between Leeds and Partners, Leeds City Council and Cisco, is driving Leeds' smart city agenda by exploring significant efficiencies through Internet of Everything for Cities (IoE4C). Cisco finds Government organisations can improve efficien...
EasyJet and Belgian national railway company present tablet best practiceBRACKNELL, UK. 5TH JUNE 2014How easyJet and the Belgian national railway company have used rugged tablet technology to revolutionise the way that cabin crew and train drivers work will be just two of the case stud...
STATE-OF-THE-ART SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION, NEW CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP AND PHILANTHROPY POLICY, EMPLOYEES SHARE PURCHASE PROGRAM, CDP AWARD.Milan, 3 June 2014 The Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has published its 2013 Sustainability Report. Th...
@StartUpGrindBuf asks, “Turning #buffalo from a #rustbelt city into a #startup city?” Emerging research validates that “where” entrepreneurs start is as important as “what” they start-up. And when it comes to where, it’s all about how. How prepared is your city to revitaliz...
Cambridge UK and Chicago, USA, 22 May 2014 - CRedit360 (www.credit360.com) has been named as a Gold-level CDP Software Partner for the fourth year running. The company is one of just three gold level CDP software partners and is also the only Gold-level CDP Software Partner to have bee...
2014 marked the 14th year that the Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival hosted the longest running public Green Car Show in the United States. The latest models of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles for sale were on display, included the all new BMW i3, which is the first ever production...
Brussels, Belgium, May 14, 2014 --(PR.com)-- More than €100 million funding for long-term programmes aimed at fighting the climate change challenge Climate-KIC, the European Union’s main climate innovation initiative, has announced that it is supporting four new flagship ...
A recent presentation in Holyoke, Massachusetts, brought together principal players from state government, higher education, and information technology. With Gov. Deval Patrick making the official announcement, a $3 million plan was announced to architect a public cloud space for big d...
Waukesha, WI, May 07, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Odyne Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of hybrid systems for trucks over 14,000 pounds, is working with John Deere Electronic Solutions, previously known as Phoenix International, as a key supplier, delivering customer value in an Odyne hybr...
Stanton, CA, May 07, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Xclaimed Ministries announced the release of it’s smart phone app and is now available on iTunes and Google Play. The app is designed to bring all of the services and social media to one location. Paul Karanick, co-founder of Xclaimed Minis...
Kent villages made fit for the future with ultrafast broadbandOxfordshire, 29 April 2014 - Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast pure fibre broadband, has begun installation of a fibre-to-the-home network in and around the Kent village of Underriver. Beginning April 2014, the installation r...
Waukesha, WI, April 24, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Odyne Systems of Waukesha and Inland Power Group of Butler, Wisconsin have teamed up to deliver on a $45.4 million contract from the Department of Energy, administered through the Electric Power Research Institute, to install over 120 Odyne pl...
Tuesday 22 April, 2014 Vegusto is delighted to announce that their 'Cheese' Sauce has won in the Store Cupboard Category at the prestigious FreeFrom Food Awards 2014. The awards celebrate the best foods on the market that are free from one of the ingredients (including wheat, gl...
London, United Kingdom, April 15, 2014 --(PR.com)-- European innovators working across a range of climate innovation disciplines are stressing that major efforts to mitigate climate change are under way in Europe. They say, however, that the report released by the Intergovernmental Pa...