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Re-N-Vision Awarded Department of Energy Grant to Test and Develop Blue Biofuels’ CTS Technology in Equitable Energy Transition

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 12:30pm

The grant was awarded under the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Funding Program joint topic Community-Driven Solutions for a Just and Equitable Energy Transition.

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  • The grant was awarded under the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Funding Program joint topic Community-Driven Solutions for a Just and Equitable Energy Transition.
  • The CTS technology of Blue Biofuels is chosen by Re-N-Vision to test the processing of agricultural and cellulosic waste into bioproducts.
  • The Phase I project will utilize Blue Biofuels CTS technology to process samples of agricultural and cellulosic waste to ascertain convertibility, yield and efficiency of these new specific feedstocks.
  • Blue Biofuels Cellulose to Sugar (CTS) technology is an environmentally friendly, sustainable, and 100% renewable green energy system.

Breckenridge Distillery and Denver Broncos Release Limited-Edition Mile High Bourbon Blends

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 12:00pm

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo., Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Breckenridge Distillery, the Worlds Highest Distillery and the official Bourbon of football franchise, the Denver Broncos, today announced two new limited-edition Mile High Bourbon Blends, the second commemorative Broncos Bourbon Blends of the series collboration.

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  • BRECKENRIDGE, Colo., Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Breckenridge Distillery, the Worlds Highest Distillery and the official Bourbon of football franchise, the Denver Broncos, today announced two new limited-edition Mile High Bourbon Blends, the second commemorative Broncos Bourbon Blends of the series collboration.
  • To make the Mile High Blends, Broncos Alumni, Jake Plummer, and Breckenridge, Head Distiller, Hans Stafsholt (Blue), faced off with Broncos Ring of Famer, Karl Mecklenburg and Breckenridge Distillery, Founder, Bryan Nolt (Orange), to see who can blend the better bourbon.
  • The limited-edition Mile High Bourbon Blends from Breckenridge Distillery are made by Broncos Alumni Jake Plummer and Breckenridge Head Distiller Hans Stafsholt (Blue) and Broncos Ring of Famer, Karl Mecklenburg and Breckenridge Distillery, Founder, Bryan Nolt (Orange).
  • Were so excited to continue our partnership with the Broncos and bring Broncos and whiskey fans across the country our latest release of the Mile High Blends to enjoy this season.

Rewilding and Wild Horse Preservation Orgs File In Court to Protect First Amendment Rights

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 11:55pm

(case number: 2:22-cv-01200)

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  • (case number: 2:22-cv-01200)
    The current operation targets 800 burros and 200 wild horses.
  • A roundup in the same complex in 2020 captured 1,653 wild horses and 220 wild burros.
  • Without the use of modern day science and transparency, our government is ignoring their obligation to the American tax payer."
  • On the first day of operations BLM reported that 174 wild burros were captured, nearly 25% of the targeted goal.

Blue Ridge Appoints New CEO to Lead Next Evolution of Company’s Growth

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 2:00pm

The company is poised for tremendous growth in the next several years that will be rooted in the expansion of the Blue Ridge ecosystem and valued partnerships.

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  • The company is poised for tremendous growth in the next several years that will be rooted in the expansion of the Blue Ridge ecosystem and valued partnerships.
  • Thank you to Jim and the entire team at Blue Ridge for welcoming me and laying the groundwork for huge growth ahead.
  • With my role focusing on more strategic Blue Ridge initiatives, I look forward to our collaboration and the opportunity to lead in a different capacity.
  • Today Blue Ridge enables major brands to successfully navigate the disrupted supply chain landscape with its cutting-edge AI/ML-enabled supply chain planning and pricing solution.

JA Solar and PNS Expand Cooperation to 100MW in First Half of 2022

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 10:32am

BEIJING, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JA Solar, one of the largest manufacturers of photovoltaic (PV) modules in the world, recently announced that its cooperation with Power n Sun (PNS), a highly-experienced solar product distributor in the South Asia and Middle East regions, reached over 100MW in the first half of 2022.

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  • BEIJING, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JA Solar, one of the largest manufacturers of photovoltaic (PV) modules in the world, recently announced that its cooperation with Power n Sun (PNS), a highly-experienced solar product distributor in the South Asia and Middle East regions, reached over 100MW in the first half of 2022.
  • The progress is remarkable considering the two companies only started their collaboration last year, recording exceptional volumes in the developing Middle East and South Asia PV markets.
  • With the purpose of promoting the application of distributed solar PV products in the target markets, the two companies established a cooperation relationship in 2021.
  • Through PNS's distribution channels, over 100MW of JA Solar's DeepBlue 3.0 PV modules were sold in the South Asia and the Middle East regions.

Fraktiq Debuts its Flagship Project "Baoyue Vase NFT" *

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 2:01am

HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Fraktiq, the world's first blockchain platform for fractionalized historical artifacts, is pleased to announce the debut of its flagship project and the offering details of the "Baoyue Vase NFT".

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Fraktiq, the world's first blockchain platform for fractionalized historical artifacts, is pleased to announce the debut of its flagship project and the offering details of the "Baoyue Vase NFT".
  • Fraktiq's first flagship project, "Baoyue Vase NFT", uses financial technology to lower the entry barrier of historical treasures collection.
  • The "Baoyue Vase NFT" project offers the management rights of the Baoyue Vase in the form of 10,000 NFTs to the market.
  • The Baoyue Vase NFT project is incorporated in the Marshall Islands as a DAO LLC, which provides legal protection to the project.

Global Benefits Group Announces Management Succession Plan

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 3:25pm

PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Benefits Group (GBG) announced today that Sheldon Kenton will join GBG as Group Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1, 2022. Mr. Kenton has had a 25-year career in the global health and insurance segment and was most recently the President & CEO of GeoBlue, the joint venture in the United States between BUPA and the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Organization.  At the same time, he also served as Managing Director of Bupa Global.  Prior to joining Bupa in 2016 he had a long career at Cigna Global spanning roles responsible for its business in Europe, the Middle East and Asia as well as Chief Commercial Officer for Cigna Global North America with functional global responsibility for sales.

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  • Sheldon Kenton to join GBG as CEO; Chris DiSipio becomes Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
    PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Benefits Group (GBG) announced today that Sheldon Kenton will join GBG as Group Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1, 2022.
  • Eric W. Leathers, a founding partner of majority GBG shareholder Further Global Capital Management said, "We are thrilled to welcome Sheldon as the new CEO of GBG.
  • Global Benefits Group (GBG) is a global insurance group that administers and underwrites international medical, life, disability, and travel insurance.
  • Global Benefits Group (GBG) is the marketing name for GBGI Limited and its subsidiary and affiliated companies.

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield and Headway Announce Collaboration to Enhance Mental Healthcare System

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 2:30pm

BALTIMORE and WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst), the largest not-for-profit health plan in the mid-Atlantic region, announced a collaboration with Headway, a tech-enabled company that expands access to in-network mental health care by removing barriers faced by providers, payers, and the people they serve, to support CareFirst's mental healthcare system. CareFirst identified the opportunity to better enable independent providers through technology and launched a search for this critical capability late in fall 2021. This initiative with Headway will bring a technology-first approach to CareFirst's services, eliminating obstacles to providing and accessing behavioral health while delivering quality, easy-to-access mental health care for all members.

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  • BALTIMORE and WASHINGTONand NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst), the largest not-for-profit health plan in the mid-Atlantic region, announced a collaboration with Headway, a tech-enabled company that expands access to in-network mental health care by removing barriers faced by providers, payers, and the people they serve, to support CareFirst's mental healthcare system.
  • "Headway is singularly focused on building an in-network mental healthcare system that everyone can access.
  • Headway is providing options for behavioral health providers to participate in CareFirst networks and all existing CareFirst providers will be given the option to voluntarily join Headway.
  • Headway expands access to in-network mental health care by removing the barriers faced by providers, health plans, and the patients they serve.

Bitwise Announces Results of July 2022 Month-End Crypto Index Reconstitution

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 7:20pm

Bitwise Index Services, the indexing subsidiary of Bitwise Asset Management , today announced the results of the monthly reconstitution of the Bitwise Crypto Indexes, which took place on July 29, 2022, at 4 p.m.

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  • Bitwise Index Services, the indexing subsidiary of Bitwise Asset Management , today announced the results of the monthly reconstitution of the Bitwise Crypto Indexes, which took place on July 29, 2022, at 4 p.m.
  • There were no changes to the constituents of the Bitwise 10 Large Cap Crypto Index as a result of the July 29, 2022 reconstitution.
  • There were no changes to the constituents of the Bitwise 10 ex Bitcoin Large Cap Crypto Index as a result of the July 29, 2022 reconstitution.
  • The Bitwise Crypto Indexes are reconstituted on a monthly basis according to the rules of the Bitwise Crypto Index Methodology as applied by the Bitwise Crypto Index Committee.

Brownies Marine Group, Inc. (OTCQB: BWMG) subsidiary Live Blue, Inc. Launches Guided Tours Featuring Tankless Diving

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 2:15pm

Pompano Beach, Fla., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brownies Marine Group Incs (OTCQB: BWMG) wholly owned subsidiary, Live Blue, Inc. is launching a unique underwater experience this summer with guided tours featuring their sister company BLU3s tankless diving system, Nemo.

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  • Pompano Beach, Fla., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brownies Marine Group Incs (OTCQB: BWMG) wholly owned subsidiary, Live Blue, Inc. is launching a unique underwater experience this summer with guided tours featuring their sister company BLU3s tankless diving system, Nemo.
  • Tankless scuba diving combines the simplicity of snorkeling and the thrill of scuba diving.
  • "The Live Blue experience is the culmination of what we have been working toward at Brownies Marine Group."
  • The Company has five subsidiaries: Brownies Third Lung; BLU3, Inc.; LW Americas; Submersible Systems, Inc.; and Live Blue, Inc.