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Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Signs Power Purchase Agreement with a Leading Silicon Valley University

  GUELPH, Ontario/ Dec. 3, 2018 (STL.News) Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), today announced its wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy, LLC (“Recurrent Energy”) has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (“PPA”) for the 63 MWac/88 MWp Stanford Solar Generating Station #2. The Stanford Solar Generating Station #2, located on over 400 acres in … Continue reading Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Signs Power Purchase Agreement with a Leading Silicon Valley University

WASHINGTON | Poll shows support for charter schools, vouchers is growing

WASHINGTON— Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs has gone up over the past year, with Republicans accounting for much of the increase, according to a survey published Tuesday. The findings by Education Next, a journal published by Harvard’s Kennedy School and Stanford University, come as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos promotes alternatives to … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Poll shows support for charter schools, vouchers is growing

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis Host AUSMIN at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis will host Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop and Minister for Defence Marise Payne for this year’s Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University in Palo Alto, … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis Host AUSMIN at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University

Stanford University News: Stanford study shows how job candidates show their emotions may result in hiring disparities, workplace bias

Stanford study suggests that the emotions American employers are looking for in job candidates may not match up with emotions valued by job-seekers from some cultural backgrounds – potentially leading to hiring bias. STANFORD, CA – Standford University/Stanford News Service, July 6, 2018, released a press release offering the following information.  Article was written by Melissa … Continue reading Stanford University News: Stanford study shows how job candidates show their emotions may result in hiring disparities, workplace bias

Studies show groundwater holding own against drilling boom

New research suggests drinking water supplies in Pennsylvania have shown resilience in the face of a drilling boom that has turned swaths of countryside into a major production zone for natural gas. Energy companies have drilled more than 11,000 wells since arriving en masse in 2008, making Pennsylvania the nation’s No. 2 gas-producing state after … Continue reading Studies show groundwater holding own against drilling boom

Poverty, segregation persist in US schools, report says

WASHINGTON/January 11, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Too often, low-income, black and Latino students end up in schools with crumbling walls, old textbooks and unqualified teachers, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. The commission said inequities are caused by the fact that schools are most funded with state and local tax dollars. … Continue reading Poverty, segregation persist in US schools, report says