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Governments must help Canadians with rising energy costs

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 12:21am

OTTAWA, Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With energy costs continuing to rise as the winter season approaches, the Canadian Propane Association (CPA) is calling on federal, provincial, and territorial governments to work together in providing support to Canadians facing higher energy costs.

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  • OTTAWA, Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With energy costs continuing to rise as the winter season approaches, the Canadian Propane Association (CPA) is calling on federal, provincial, and territorial governments to work together in providing support to Canadians facing higher energy costs.
  • The challenge for Canadians is in dealing with the high costs of energy that many will likely be facing this winter.
  • The federal government has a leadership role to play in helping Canadians offset the increased costs for energy, said Borden.
  • To help Canadians prepare for winter and help reduce energy costs, the CPA has developed the following fact sheet: CPA Winter Preparedness for Propane Users .

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas partners with Candace Jordan and Black Men United in a North Michigan Avenue random act of kindness

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 10:20pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas, media personality "Candid" Candace Jordan and the Rev.

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  • CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas, media personality "Candid" Candace Jordan and the Rev.
  • The event will be at the northeast corner of North Michigan Avenue and Pearson Street from noon to 2 p.m.
  • It marks the third time this year that Pappas has partnered with local organizations in what she calls "random acts of kindness."
  • "I'm excited to work with Treasurer Pappas and Candace Jordan to help everyone in Chicago stay safe," Harrell said.

EQS-News: GoldenPeaks Capital holds inauguration ceremony for the 86MW Portfolio Bravo in Pszczew, Poland

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 4:08pm

GoldenPeaks Capital holds inauguration ceremony for the 86MW Portfolio Bravo in Pszczew, Poland

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  • GoldenPeaks Capital holds inauguration ceremony for the 86MW Portfolio Bravo in Pszczew, Poland
    Warsaw, 22nd October 2021 - GoldenPeaks Capital, and subsidiary Spectris Energy, have held an opening ceremony in Pszczew for the formal commissioning of Portfolio Bravo of installed capacity of 86MW in Poland.
  • Portfolio Bravo reached financial close in December 2020 and was funded by BayernLB and Siemens Bank.
  • Bravo consists of 86 individual 1MW sites in various locations around Poland and are powered by bifacial solar panels.
  • GoldenPeaks Capital has collated a 1GW portfolio in Poland, with 86MW now built and a further 400MW under construction.

Cleanfarms Collecting Unwanted Agricultural Pesticides and Old Livestock/Equine Medications in Nova Scotia November 1 to 12

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 10:00am

ETOBICOKE, Ontario, Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cleanfarms is back in Nova Scotia holding events in 11 locations from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., November 1 to 12 to collect unwanted and old agricultural pesticides and old, obsolete livestock, equine and farm animal medications.

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  • Safely manages and disposes of unused and unwanted agricultural pesticides and obsolete, old livestock, equine and farm animal medications
    ETOBICOKE, Ontario, Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cleanfarms is back in Nova Scotia holding events in 11 locations from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., November 1 to 12 to collect unwanted and old agricultural pesticides and old, obsolete livestock, equine and farm animal medications.
  • Cleanfarms operates this program so farmers can dispose of these unwanted materials keeping them out of the environment and managed for safe disposal.
  • Cleanfarms Unwanted Pesticides and Old Livestock/Equine Medications collection program is funded entirely by its crop input members and through a partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI).
  • Cleanfarms is a national not-for-profit organization that delivers industry-funded, end-of-life stewardship programs to the agricultural sector across Canada.

WD-40® Brand Debuts American Classic 1951 Chevrolet 3100 Rebuild at the SEMA Show

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:13pm

Additionally, the WD-40 Brand/SEMA Cares Custom 1951 Chevrolet 3100 has:

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  • Additionally, the WD-40 Brand/SEMA Cares Custom 1951 Chevrolet 3100 has:
    The 1951 Chevrolet 3100 is an American classic, and weve transformed it, using WD-40 Brand products and a whole lot of passion and grit, into a modern, one-of-a-kind vehicle, said Ronfeldt.
  • The WD-40 Brand/SEMA Cares Custom 1951 Chevrolet 3100 is a continuation of that tradition and is sure to inspire automotive pros and enthusiasts alike.
  • SEMA attendees can see the build and learn how WD-40 Brand products were used in transformation of the American classic.
  • For more information, images of the 1951 Chevrolet 3100 and to learn how WD-40 Brand products were used in the build, visit wd40.com/custombuild .

Farmfolio Hires Andres Haloua

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:03pm

JUPITER, Fla., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmfolio, the leading platform for direct farmland ownership opportunities and one of the top global exporters of fresh limes in the world, is excited to announce the hiring of Andres Haloua as the new Head of Global Fruit Sales.

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  • JUPITER, Fla., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmfolio, the leading platform for direct farmland ownership opportunities and one of the top global exporters of fresh limes in the world, is excited to announce the hiring of Andres Haloua as the new Head of Global Fruit Sales.
  • Andres has 15 years of experience in the agribusiness sector, and he holds an MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.
  • Prior to joining Farmfolio, Andres was the Director of Procurement and Grower Relations at Earth Source, a leading citrus importer in the Northeast.
  • "I am grateful for the opportunity to join the Farmfolio family, and I'm looking forward to working with the team while exploring new opportunities for our portfolio," - said Andres Haloua, Farmfolio's new Head of Global Fruit Sales.

Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market Size Is Expected To Reach Around USD 21 Billion by 2025 - Zion Market Research

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:30pm

According to the report, the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market was valued approximately USD 12 billion in 2018 and is expected to generate around USD 21 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 8.54% between 2019 and 2025.

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  • According to the report, the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market was valued approximately USD 12 billion in 2018 and is expected to generate around USD 21 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 8.54% between 2019 and 2025.
  • This, in turn, will propel the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market development in the upcoming years.
  • The rising number of offshore wind power projects across the world is playing a crucial role in the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market.
  • This report segments the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market into:
    Global Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market: Application Analysis

Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market Size Is Expected To Reach Around USD 21 Billion by 2025 - Zion Market Research

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:30pm

According to the report, the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market was valued approximately USD 12 billion in 2018 and is expected to generate around USD 21 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 8.54% between 2019 and 2025.

Key Points: 
  • According to the report, the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market was valued approximately USD 12 billion in 2018 and is expected to generate around USD 21 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 8.54% between 2019 and 2025.
  • This, in turn, will propel the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market development in the upcoming years.
  • The rising number of offshore wind power projects across the world is playing a crucial role in the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market.
  • This report segments the global wind turbine operations and maintenance market into:
    Global Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market: Application Analysis

HSB Acquires Zeguro’s Cybersecurity Digital Platform for Small Businesses

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:16pm

Specialty insurer HSB today announced it has acquired Zeguros digital cybersecurity platform, including a suite of cyber risk management tools and services designed for small businesses.

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  • Specialty insurer HSB today announced it has acquired Zeguros digital cybersecurity platform, including a suite of cyber risk management tools and services designed for small businesses.
  • The platform provides small and mid-size businesses with integrated online access to cybersecurity training, compliance policies, and web application monitoring to identify their cyber vulnerabilities.
  • With more than 15 years of experience, HSB is a pioneer in providing cyber insurance and services for businesses, institutions, consumers and farms.
  • Zeguros knowledge and experience with cybersecurity tools will help HSB and its customers keep pace with evolving cyber exposures.

HP Selects BARE International as Global Customer Experience Research Partner

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BARE International today announced a new client partnership with HP as their Customer Experience Research provider for valuable brand data.

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  • FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BARE International today announced a new client partnership with HP as their Customer Experience Research provider for valuable brand data.
  • BARE International is thrilled to be selected to partner with HP in providing insights that will allow them to make actionable decisions and ultimately provide an excellent experience for their customers.
  • About BARE International: BARE International sets the industry standard as the largest independent provider of customer experience research, data, and analytics for companies worldwide.
  • Founded in 1987, BARE International is a family-owned business with global capabilities providing unmatched service and supporting businesses in over twenty industries.