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Commissioning of $1.2 Billion in Solar Energy Projects

The centers have a combined generating capacity of 485MW, which will be sufficient to supply power over 181,000 homes. The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) recently came out against the final rule issued by the U.S. Thus, given Trump has: (a) tapped Myron Ebell, a climate change skeptic, to head his EPA transition team, (b) said he wants to scrap the Clean Power Plan, which he can through executive order (link), (c) announced plans to repeal all federal spending on clean energy, ...


Over 400 Reports of Hateful Harassment and Intimidation Post-Election, SPLC Says

Over 400 Reports of Hateful Harassment and Intimidation Post-Election, SPLC Says

The Southern Poverty Law Center , which coined the widely-used term "The Trump Effect", has launched "a new survey to take the pulse of the nation's students and teachers following the election of Donald Trump after a divisive campaign that targeted racial, ethnic and religious minorities", SPLC said in a statement .


Rupee Trims Gains, Still Up 3 Paise In Late Deals

Rupee Trims Gains, Still Up 3 Paise In Late Deals

The BSE consumer durable index slumped 900 points in less than two trading sessions, amid low demand projection for goods in the near future as people go hunting for cash countrywide. In rupee term the exports during the month stood at Rs.156941.86 crore, which was 12.43% higher compared to Rs.139589.17 crore during October, 2015. The Indian rupee fell against the dollar, hitting a level not seen since June 29, when it weakened in the aftermath of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.


SA humble Australia in Test series triumph

SA humble Australia in Test series triumph

Having lost five matches on the trot now, Smith hailed the African bowlers and conceded that his side needs to work on their weak areas before the third game. A problem of this magnitude stretches beyond the players immediately concerned to affect the rest of the team , the support staff, coaches, selectors, management, the Cricket Australia board and the sporting public at large.


Lowe's Declines After Forecast Renews Housing-Market Fears

Lowe's Declines After Forecast Renews Housing-Market Fears

The company said that it had $0.88 in earnings per share (EPS) and $15.74 billion in revenue. Lowe's said sales and comparable-store sales for the quarter increased 9.6 percent and 2.7 percent, respectively, from a year ago. Vetr's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 4.53% from the company's current price. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) shares moved to $94.44 after starting the day at $93.46 on Tuesday.


Snap Inc confidentially files for tech IPO at $25 bn

Snap Inc confidentially files for tech IPO at $25 bn

As of Snap's last round in May it was valued at $18 billion, making a $20-$25 billion float valuation around the right mark. The tech company could be publicly traded by March. There is no guarantee Venice, Calif. -based Snap will proceed with a share sale in the time frame it now envisions, or that it will achieve the valuation contemplated.