SpaceX gets USAF certification, busts monopoly on military satellite launches

May 29, 2015 by  
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On Tuesday of this week, SpaceX entered a new and very important phase of their operations. The U.S. Air Force certified Elon Musk’s space exploration company to launch satellites for the Pentagon, making it only the second company to be cleared to do so. This certification essentially means that SpaceX can now run with the big dogs on the frontlines of aerospace exploration, competing against United Launch Alliance (ULA) for contracts to launch national security satellites. Read the rest of SpaceX gets USAF certification, busts monopoly on military satellite launches Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aeronautical exploration , air force certifies spacex , air force contracts , department of defense satellites , elon musk , elon musk sues air force , military satellite contracts , pentagon satellites , satellites , space exploration , spacex , united launch alliance

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100% recyclable and affordable pop-up bedroom snaps together in less than 30 minutes

May 29, 2015 by  
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Levi’s Stadium Becomes First Pro Football Field to Earn LEED Gold Certification as New Construction

July 23, 2014 by  
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More States Begin Banning LEED Rating System Due to Timber Industry Opposition

September 11, 2013 by  
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E-NV200 Zero Emissions Van Will be Nissan’s Second EV When it Arrives in 2014

September 11, 2013 by  
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Small delivery vans spend countless hours delivering packages all over city centers – however they also deliver harmful emissions into the atmosphere. Well, Nissan is set to offer an alternative when the e-NV200 electric van arrives in 2014. Nissan just announced that it is in the final development phase of its second mass production electric vehicle, the e-NV200 compact van . Read the rest of E-NV200 Zero Emissions Van Will be Nissan’s Second EV When it Arrives in 2014 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric motor , lithium ion battery , NISSAN , nissan e-NT400 , Nissan e-NV200 , nissan electric commercial vehicle , nissan electric van. nissan leaf , nissan nv200        

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Jean Carrière Nursery School in Nimes, France Receives Gold Label from Bâtiments Durables Méditerranéens

September 26, 2012 by  
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Jean Carrière Nursery School in Nimes, France Receives Gold Label from Bâtiments Durables Méditerranéens

September 26, 2012 by  
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Apple Rejoins EPEAT Green Electronics Registry After Public Outcry

July 13, 2012 by  
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Earlier this week Apple announced plans to pull EPEAT Green Electronics Certification from all 39 of its certified desktop computers, laptops and monitors, however today the company did a 360 on its initial stance and issued a statement that it will be returning to the program. Their change of heart comes as no surprise — soon after their first announcement was made, numerous schools, organizations and government agencies, including the City of San Francisco , made it clear that they would cease buying Apple products. Read the rest of Apple Rejoins EPEAT Green Electronics Registry After Public Outcry Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: apple , apple announces return to EPEAT Green Electronics Certification , apple controversy , apple epeat , apple green certification , apple green initiatives , apple news , EPEAT Green Electronics Certification

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HRCarbon’s Carbon Professional Path – Fast Track –

June 7, 2012 by  
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HRCarbon’s Carbon Professional Path leading to GHG Inventory Quantification Certification

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World Health Organization’s Amman HQ Receives LEED Gold Certification

January 24, 2012 by  
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The World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Amman, Jordan has been awarded the LEED Gold certification , making it the first building in the country to receive the qualification. As you all know, the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program was developed by the US Green Building Council to provide standards for green building. In order to receive the certification, everything in a building is taken into consideration from materials used to water efficiency and the sustainability of the site. The LEED Gold certification is the second highest level of certification that a building can receive. Read the rest of World Health Organization’s Amman HQ Receives LEED Gold Certification Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: engicon who hq amman , Green Building , LEED gold certification , LEED Gold certification amman , LEED Gold certification engicon , LEED Gold certification who , recycling building materials , WHO HQ Amman , who leed gold , World Health Organization HQ in Amman

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