Navigation Links
Massachusetts' Deval Patrick Wins "Green Governor of the Year Award" -- First State to Win Federal Approval for Offshore Wind Farms says BE
Date:2/22/2013

Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 22, 2013

Massachusetts Governor Deval L. Patrick (D) today accepted the “Green Governor of the Year Award” for his innovative environmental leadership in 2012.

Patrick earned the honor by driving bipartisan environmental initiatives, public-private partnerships, and visionary legislation that raise the bar for energy efficiency; expand renewable energy infrastructure and usage; grow the clean tech industry and create new jobs; promote green building; and support ecosystem conservation.

“With national policy hitting major roadblocks and traditional trade failing to produce the necessary solutions, the pressure—and opportunity—rests with our state and local leaders,” said Beautiful Earth Group President and CEO Lex Heslin, founder of this Award, in its third year. “We need more governors like Patrick launching win-win initiatives that produce measurable environmental results, while lowering energy costs, creating new jobs and protecting the health of citizens for decades to come.”

Environmental Highlights From Patrick’s Governorship:

  •     Energy Efficiency: Massachusetts ranked #1 for energy efficient in 2011 and 2012 by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy.
  •     Renewable Energy: Massachusetts is poised to become the premier center of offshore wind development in the United States thanks to Governor Patrick’s leadership in supporting the nation’s first offshore wind farm, Cape Wind.
  •     Return on Investment: According to state officials, Massachusetts’ newest energy efficiency programs and incentives are projected to generate nearly $9 billion in benefits from $2.7 billion in investments over the next three years.
  •     Green Jobs: Green jobs increased 11.2 percent from 2011 to 2012.
  • '/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Devalued and distrusted: Can the pharmaceutical industry restore its broken image?
2. The Best New Trends in "Green" Products
3. Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth, Inc. and Georgia's Lt. Governor Casey Cagle's Office Hosted the 2nd Annual School Based Health Center Summit on November 9, 2012
4. Health Reform 2.0: Governors Pushing Back on Medicaid Expansion
5. EASL publishes first comprehensive literature review on the burden of liver disease in Europe
6. First signals from brain nerve cells with ultrathin nanowires
7. Gulfside Dental Visits First Steps Daycare in Beaumont, TX
8. EyeCare 20/20 is First Ophthalmology Practice in New Jersey to Offer Precision Laser Cataract Surgery with Catalys
9. Liproxenol is First Diet Pill to Earn Perfect Score from Independent Review Organization
10. Dr. Steve Carstensen Presents First Webinar for Dental Division of American Sleep and Breathing Academy
11. First Choice Emergency Room Opens New Facility in Austin Arboretum
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 A new study published ... increase in disability associated with speech problems from 2001-02 ... than 15% increase in disability associated with hearing problems. ... rising numbers of children who are experiencing communication disorders, ... , On a broader level, the new study, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... care physicians in rural communities do not routinely ... to Penn State medical and public health researchers. ... have limited resources if they seek help., "Rural ... women," said Jennifer S. McCall-Hosenfeld, a primary care ... health sciences, Penn State College of Medicine. "However, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... August 21, 2014 Xarelto lawsuit ( ... patients to suffer uncontrollable internal bleeding and other serious ... LLP reports. According to court documents, a wrongful death ... Court, Easter District of New York by the family ... bleeding event that was allegedly caused by Xarelto. Among ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The ... manufactured by Boston Scientific has begun in Massachusetts ... bellwether trial. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, a ... with claims of harm stemming from the implantation ... claim for compensation for injuries suffered at ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... real estate organizations to obtain industry-focused data, is ... out healthcare real estate data on the Southeast, ... RevistaMed.com/PropertySearch – the first widely available, ... , The total number of searchable properties, including ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Pediatrics Study Reveals Dramatic Increase in Speech Problems in Children Over Past Decade 2Health News:New Pediatrics Study Reveals Dramatic Increase in Speech Problems in Children Over Past Decade 3Health News:Primary care physicians can be critical resource for abused women in rural areas 2Health News:Xarelto Lawsuits Mount With New Filing in New York Federal Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Xarelto Lawsuits Mount With New Filing in New York Federal Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Xarelto Lawsuits Mount With New Filing in New York Federal Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Second Boston Scientific Mesh Bellwether Trial Begins, The Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports 2Health News:Revista Medical Property Data Now Available for the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest Regions 2Health News:Revista Medical Property Data Now Available for the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest Regions 3Health News:Revista Medical Property Data Now Available for the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest Regions 4Health News:Revista Medical Property Data Now Available for the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest Regions 5
... , TUESDAY, Feb. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Many black ... interaction stressful and don,t feel physicians give them enough useful ... suggests. The findings stem from a series of focus ... result: doctors are viewed as coming up short when it ...
... cancer cells dodge the immune system and promote tumor growth, ... disease. While comparable mechanisms to avoid the immune system have ... study tested human breast tumor cells, putting researchers closer to ... The study, published in the journal Cancer Research , ...
... targeted breast biopsies for patients with early breast cancer, ... from undergoing a second breast cancer surgery, a new ... undergo a sentinel lymph node biopsy to determine if ... author of the study. Ultrasound, on its own, ...
... , TUESDAY, Feb. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Finally some good ... with their parents behave better, have stronger mental health and ... study. Researchers at Brigham Young University,s School of Family ... to 16. They found that the most popular video games ...
... screening for breast cancer delivers consistent rates of cancer detection ... study published online and in the April print edition of ... than mammography at identifying suspicious areas of the breast, it ... lesions, which can result in additional testing and false-positive results ...
... published a new international multidisciplinary classification of lung adenocarcinoma, ... The new classification is published in the February ... the official publication of the International Association for the ... rapid advances in lung adenocarcinoma affecting clinical, radiologic, pathologic, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Examines Reasons Some Black Men Avoid Doctors 2Health News:Breast cancer cells outsmart the immune system and thrive 2Health News:Breast cancer cells outsmart the immune system and thrive 3Health News:Microbubble ultrasound and breast biopsies 2Health News:Girls Win When They Play Video Games With Parents: Study 2Health News:Repeat MRI screening for breast cancer results in fewer false positives 2Health News:Lung societies unveil new international classification of lung adenocarcinoma 2
(Date:8/21/2014)...   Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... announced positive results from a randomized, double-blind Phase ... for the treatment of edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy (EFP), ... trial, all three doses of CCH (low (0.06mg), ... in the appearance of cellulite as measured by ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Aug. 20, 2014 The National Association ... latest results achieved by the real-time, pseudoephedrine (PSE) ... National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx), automatically blocks unlawful ... down meth offenders and make arrests. Data released ... Kansas blocked the sale of more ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... NEW YORK , Aug. 20, ... a new market research report is ... The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p01618925/The-Market-for-Hospital-Acquired-Infection-Control-Sterilization-Disinfection-Testing-and-Treatment.html ... and healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), demand has ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 2Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 3Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 4Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 5Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 6Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Data From Phase 2a Study Of CCH In Patients With Cellulite 7Kansas's Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth 2The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control (Sterilization, Disinfection, Testing and Treatment) 2The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control (Sterilization, Disinfection, Testing and Treatment) 3The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control (Sterilization, Disinfection, Testing and Treatment) 4The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control (Sterilization, Disinfection, Testing and Treatment) 5The Market for Hospital-Acquired Infection Control (Sterilization, Disinfection, Testing and Treatment) 6
... 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --,Pharmacyclics, Inc. announced today multiple ... gadolinium),Injection, including an oral presentation of Phase ... Gadolinium And Radiation,Therapy) trial data. The presentations ... the 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology,Annual ...
... Potential Benefit of Unique OROS(R),Formulation, SAN DIEGO, ... abuse,remains an ongoing concern for parents and ... Hyperactivity Disorder,(ADHD). Data presented on Tuesday at ... Association highlighted findings that,long-acting OROS(R) methylphenidate had ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pharmacyclics Announces Presentations and Published Abstracts on,Xcytrin at The 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual,Meeting 2New Data Suggests Less Abuse-Related Effects For OROS,Methylphenidate 2New Data Suggests Less Abuse-Related Effects For OROS,Methylphenidate 3New Data Suggests Less Abuse-Related Effects For OROS,Methylphenidate 4New Data Suggests Less Abuse-Related Effects For OROS,Methylphenidate 5
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: