This is why I love my hometown Nawlins - folks here have no shame. LOL!
Sandia’s Sunshine to Petrol (S2P) team seeks to address the critical national and global issues of growing energy consumption amid increased vulnerability and price volatility of petroleum supplies and climate change risks.
Sandia’s interdisciplinary S2P research team leverages the lab’s extensive experience in concentrating solar power, reactors and reactive structures, systems, materials, and thermodynamics and in several universities. The team is guided by a diverse and experienced external advisory board that provides feedback on research directions in periodic reviews that ensure progress.
An AFL-CIO investigation revealed a common Wall St practice of offering its top executives fat bonuses if they land a job in government. An AFL-CIO petition asks for a list of people who are eligible for such payments, but Citigroup has responded that this is private information.
More than $270,000 (£180,000) has been raised for a Detroit man who faces a 21-mile round-trip on foot to get to work.
Overwhelmed James Robertson has received a groundswell of support and thousands of donations after his story was reported around the world.
He walks about eight miles to get to work and 13 miles home, five days a week, with a lack of buses making his night-time commute longer.
The 56-year-old has been walking to work ever since his car broke down a decade ago, with an online fundraising campaign being set up by a college student to replace it.
A new car won’t be a problem for the factory worker any longer, with several car dealerships offering him a new motor for free.
Please learn more about Mr. Robertson here.