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The project would be built in stages over seven years and the company is seeking to break ground within three years, Smith said. SolarReserve plans to market electricity from the sprawling project to California utilities, which under state law must source half their power from renewable sources by 2030.
Timelist comes at a time when the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is overhauling its system, following a 2011 U.S. Supreme Court order to reduce the state’s overcrowded prison population by over 30,000. Voters in the once tough-on-crime state voted in 2014 to recategorize nonviolent offenses and release thousands of nonviolent drug offenders. The sudden spike in parolees and forthcoming policy changes has triggered a greater need for rehabilitation programs that help inmates prepare to reenter society.
“By the end of the day, we expect the Paris agreement on climate change to have crossed the second and final threshold needed for it to enter into force,” U.N. spokesman Farhan Haq told the Associated Press. Haq noted that the E.U., Canada, and Nepal all were expected to ratify the agreement Wednesday. With those three nations, the agreement surpasses the 55 percent mark.
Don’t Fear The Tech Revolution (jdargis)
That’s why the Internet of Things revolution is going to create massive winners in the stock market. And it’s why those who choose not to capitalize on it are akin to the investors who didn’t buy into the beginning of the Internet and computer-networking revolution of the mid-‘90s.
TanDEM-X and TerraSAR-X are twins created by the German Aerospace Center, or DLR; the first was launched in 2007 and the second in 2010. Once aloft, they found each other and began flying in formation — about 350 feet apart, but exact enough that error was measured in millimeters.
Okay, so you see it’s important. About 15 percent of Americans don’t get enough of it — and “a B12 deficiency can go undiagnosed for years,” J.J. Virgin writes in Prevention magazine. Symptoms such as fatigue, shortness of breath and forgetfulness might point to such a deficiency and should not be ignored.
Coconut Oil Changed My Life (jdargis, humor)
It’s organic and gluten-free, and it will give you control over time and space—power beyond anything ever dreamed by man. What’s not to love about coconut oil?
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