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SDG&E Awards Grants to Local Environmental Non-Profits
March 28, 2015
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) kicked-off its annual Environmental Champions initiative, a $1 million charitable giving campaign that funds local environmental non-profit organizations in San Diego and southern Orange counties.

RS Components Introduces Solutions from SMC
March 28, 2015
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents, has significantly expanded its Pneumatics, Hydraulics & Power Transmission portfolio by adding the latest solutions from SMC Pneumatics.

MarketsandMarkets: Automotive Temperature & Humidity Sensor Market Worth $2129.68 Million by 2020
March 28, 2015
According to a new market research report, "Automotive Temperature & Humidity Sensor Market by Technology (CMOS, MEMS, TFPT), Packaging Type (SMT, Pin Type), Application (Powertrain, Body Electronics, Alternative Fuel Vehicle), & Geography - Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Automotive Temperature & Humidity Sensor Market size was worth $1084.38 Million in 2013 and is expected to reach $2129.68 Million, at a CAGR of 11.05 percent between 2014 and 2020.

Omron Healthcare Introduces New Alvita Wireless Activity Tracker
March 28, 2015
Omron Healthcare unveiled the new Alvita Wireless Activity Tracker, a tool to help keep people motivated to maintain their fitness goals.

At least dozen injured in New York explosion, four in critical condition
March 27, 2015
NEW YORK (C─░HAN)- At least a dozen people were injured and debris was scattered across streets of Manhattan's Lower East Side when a building burst into flames then collapsed in what officials are calling a gas-related explosion.

NEC and PassTheNotes Join Forces
March 27, 2015
NEC Corp. of America (NEC) reported its Collaborative Content Management (CCM) solution powered by PassTheNotes. In a release, the Company noted that the new solution integrates NEC's Univerge 3C Collaboration Meeting Manager (CMM) application with PassTheNotes' cloud-based content management technology. This integration provides a single sign-on content management solution with live video conferencing capabilities for both the education vertical as well as other industries.

New York City fire, building collapse injure several people Building collapsesin Manhattan fire; at least a dozen injured
March 27, 2015
By Jonathan Lemire and Colleen Long The Associated Press NEW YORK An apartment building collapsed in a fiery burst of rubble on Thursday and flames spread to nearby buildings in what officials said appeared to be a gas-related explosion, injuring at least a dozen people and scattering debris across surrounding streets in the heart of Manhattan's trendy East Village.

Federal agencies renew commitment to hydropower
March 26, 2015
The United States Department of Energy (DOE), the United States Department of the Interior (DOI) and the United States Department of the Army for Civil Works are extending their partnership to advance the development of hydropower for another five years. The three agencies first signed the Memorandum of Understanding for Hydropower (MOU) on March 24, 2010.

House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities Hearing; "Department of Defense FY2016 Science and Technology Programs: Laying the Groundwork to Maintain Technological Superiority."; Testimony by David Walker, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Science, Technology, and Engineering, Department of the Air Force
March 26, 2015
Chairman Wilson, Ranking Member Langevin, Members of the Subcommittee and Staff, I am pleased to have the opportunity to provide testimony on the Fiscal Year 2016 Air Force Science and Technology Program. This has been an exceptional year for Air Force science and technology. In the summer of 2014, the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Air Force published America's Air Force: A Call to the Future, our 30 year strategy for the future of the Air Force. Science and technology was highlighted as foundational to achieving the strategy's goals. The fiscal year 2016 President's Budget request for Air Force science and technology is $2.4 billion, a 14% increase from the previous fiscal year request. Air Force leadership recognizes the excellent work the SandT Program is accomplishing and clearly wants to see more. This request supports our continued pursuit of technology that is responsive, revolutionary, and relevant. We will continue to be responsive to urgent warfighter needs, revolutionary at inventing new concepts, and relevant to near- and mid-term military requirements.

Delta unveil's 'world's first' ultra-bright laser-based DLP video wall
August 31, 2014
Thermal and power management and display solutions provider Delta unveiled "the world's first" ultra-bright laser-based Digital Light Processing video wall at its debut at Integrate 2014 in Sydney, Australia, August 26-28, according to a company announcement.


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