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Others, Public Utilities, Social Services, Waste Management

NWRA Testifies on Industry Safety Efforts at New York City Council Hearing

November 27, 2017

Via: Waste360

National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) Northeast Region Director Steve Changaris testified at a joint hearing held by the New York City Council Committees on Sanitation and Transportation to discuss “private fleet safety.” “Safety is our core value in the […]


Electric Utility, Others, Public Utilities, Social Services

Customer-led, data-driven approach to outage communications key to a successful Digital Utility Transformation effort

November 3, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

The utilities industry is facing a trifecta of challenges: a global rise in storm intensity, a dramatic increase in customer expectations and a significant surge in technology advancements. This year’s hurricane season has been brutal, with Harvey, Irma, Maria and […]


Others, Public Utilities, Social Services, Waste Management

P&G’s New Fairy Ocean Plastic Bottle Uses Recycled Plastic Waste from the Oceans

October 5, 2017

Via: Waste Management World

Procter & Gamble Company has launched Fairy Ocean Plastic bottle, made entirely from post-consumer recycled plastic and plastic recovered from the ocean. Consumer goods giant, Procter & Gamble has launched Fairy Ocean Plastic bottle, made entirely from post-consumer recycled (PCR) […]


Others, Social Services

AT&T gives NetBond users multiple cloud-to-cloud connection options

September 13, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

AT&T business customers will soon be able to move workloads between any of their public, private and hybrid cloud platforms, leveraging the telco’s enhanced NetBond for Cloud service. As businesses move more data, systems and applications to the cloud, they […]


Others, Social Services

CBP sets biometric tech at more airports

August 10, 2017

Via: FCW

Customs and Border Protection adds airports in Houston and Las Vegas to its growing list of facilities with biometic exit technology. Read More on FCW


Others, Social Services

How will 5G impact big business?

August 7, 2017

Via: TNW

Both businesses and individual consumers are already eagerly awaiting the 5G roll-out somewhere around 2020; existing mobile connections are often not sufficient for their needs, let alone whatever it is they’ll be doing with devices that are evolving at a […]


Others, Social Services

Utility customer engagement — what you need to know

June 30, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

More and more, utilities are realizing they’re in the customer service business. It wasn’t always that way. Power companies used to refer to the individuals on the other side of the meter as “ratepayers” or even just “load.” But as […]


Others, Social Services

Utility planning: Integrating distributed energy resources for a more robust future

June 20, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

One effective way for utilities to address unprecedented market challenges is to completely transform the well-established, traditional utility function of planning. Adapting utility planning processes to more accurately and flexibly accommodate ever-growing amounts of distributed energy resources (DERs) can reveal […]


Others, Social Services

Jump in hotel, airline, food costs may signal higher prices coming for consumers

May 12, 2017

Via: CNBC

Inflation data, retail update to drive markets on Friday: Stock picker  Thursday, 11 May 2017 | 5:39 PM ET | 01:12 Inflation is back, after disappearing in March, and it’s showing up in a broad range of costs for goods and […]


Others

Retail Savings Guide for People with Disabilities

February 21, 2017

Via: The Caregiver Space

In this guide, let’s look at ways those with disabilities can stretch their dollars. The purpose here is not to portray anyone as “less than” or “needing special help.” For us, the bottom line is “If you can save money, […]