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ScienceBlogs
Federal oversight of Cal/OSHA – What is it good for?MPH, CIH If there is one thing that Christine Baker, Director of California’s
Federal oversight of Cal/OSHA – What is it good for?
ScienceBlogs / Posted 23 minutes ago
MPH, CIH If there is one thing that Christine Baker, Director of California’s Department of Industrial Relations (DIR), and Juliann Sum, Chief of the Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH or Cal/OSHA), cannot stand – it is criticism,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social media
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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The Young Witness
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social media
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency List Gains of Buhari's Participation At Ticadon African Development (TICAD VI) to include the billions of dollar to be injec
Presidency List Gains of Buhari's Participation At Ticad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
on African Development (TICAD VI) to include the billions of dollar to be injected into African economies by Japan. A statement issued in Abuja yesterday by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the president, Garba Shehu,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $524,000 on social media
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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The Young Witness
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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Western Advocate
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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The Border Mail
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Chasing Facebook likes': Sydney agency's $524,000 social media spendThe agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is s
'Chasing Facebook likes': Sydney agency's $524,000 social media spend
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars on social media consultants, drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition. The amount of spending on social media was... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social mediaThe agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the
Greater Sydney Commission spending $522,400 on social media
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
The agency charged with reshaping the city is drawing heavy criticism from the state opposition over its social media spending. The agency charged with reshaping the city, the Greater Sydney Commission, is spending more than half a million dollars... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Division chief at DHS adds role as deputyArkansas Medicaid Director Dawn Stehle will become one of the state Department
Division chief at DHS adds role as deputy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
Arkansas Medicaid Director Dawn Stehle will become one of the state Department of Human Services' two deputy directors on Thursday, the department announced Tuesday. The department also announced that Director Cindy Gillespie and a policy committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6 Things Gained From Buhari's Trip to Kenyaon African Development (TICAD VI) to include the billions of dollar to be injec
6 Things Gained From Buhari's Trip to Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
on African Development (TICAD VI) to include the billions of dollar to be injected into African economies by Japan. A statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the president,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Commissioner agrees with pot law proposals"I would be a proponent of marijuana and paraphernalia and making changes to th
Commissioner agrees with pot law proposals
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
"I would be a proponent of marijuana and paraphernalia and making changes to those laws," Commissioner Tony Mussare said during the commissioner's Tuesday morning meeting. He added that it is important to look at every detail in the county, state and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Leadership changes announced at DHSwill create a centralized policy review committee that reports directly to DHS
Leadership changes announced at DHS
Arkansas Times / Posted 14 hours ago
will create a centralized policy review committee that reports directly to DHS Director Cindy Gillespie as part of the agency’s second phase of reorganization. Additionally, the Medicaid Director position will be elevated to a direct report to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas DPS seeks border-security budget hike increase to $1 billionfor more than $300 million in additional border-security funding for the next t
Texas DPS seeks border-security budget hike increase to $1 billion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
for more than $300 million in additional border-security funding for the next two years, a bump that would drive the total state funding for that initiative to more than $1 billion. In its budget request, the state's chief law enforcement agency... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas DPS seeks border-security budget hike increase to $1 billionfor more than $300 million in additional border-security funding for the next t
Texas DPS seeks border-security budget hike increase to $1 billion
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
for more than $300 million in additional border-security funding for the next two years, a bump that would drive the total state funding for that initiative to more than $1 billion. In its budget request, the state's chief law enforcement agency... Read more
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The New Yorker
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutionswas at university, in Ukraine, he dreamed of working in television news. He is
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutions
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
was at university, in Ukraine, he dreamed of working in television news. He is the son of two Soviet-trained engineers, and grew up in Kiev, where he studied journalism. He aspired to become an on-air correspondent, but his speech was mumbly and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Out of the asylums, into the communityis dead,” the man said, distraught over the heroin overdose that took his 30-ye
Out of the asylums, into the community
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
is dead,” the man said, distraught over the heroin overdose that took his 30-year-old child. He’d feared this might happen, and yet he couldn’t stop it. Now he needed help for himself. It was an autumn afternoon last year. The father, a 65-year-old... Read more
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Daily Press
Reports detail reasons why Eastern State lost its Medicare fundingLax record-keeping, low staffing levels and an allowance for patients to skip a
Reports detail reasons why Eastern State lost its Medicare funding
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Lax record-keeping, low staffing levels and an allowance for patients to skip activities were among the main issues that cost Eastern State Hospital in James City County its Medicare funding this spring, according to a report from the Centers for... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT credit rating unchanged, negative outlook remainsStandard & Poor's has given a glowing assessment of the ACT economy, but retain
ACT credit rating unchanged, negative outlook remains
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Standard & Poor's has given a glowing assessment of the ACT economy, but retained the negative outlook linked to federal concerns. The ratings agency was impressed with the territory's financial management in the context of the $1 billion Mr Fluffy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Government to sell Pagcor casinosMANILA, Philippines - The government will sell casinos operated by the Philippi
Government to sell Pagcor casinos
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The government will sell casinos operated by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) to raise funds to support the proposed P3.35-trillion 2017 national budget. “Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez has told us to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Echoes of Madonsela in successorgraduated from the University of the North with a law degree, received a diplom
Echoes of Madonsela in successor
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
graduated from the University of the North with a law degree, received a diploma in corporate law from the then Rand Afrikaans University in 1997, before signing up as a senior researcher at the SA Human Rights Commission. Concern for... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mental-health agency audits show years of financial problems Local Mark Travis likely will learn next week whether he will keep his job a
Mental-health agency audits show years of financial problems
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Local Mark Travis likely will learn next week whether he will keep his job as CEO of a troubled nonprofit agency that provides mental-health services to people in Delaware and Morrow... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary CandidatesInformation supplied by each candidate contending in the Sept. 13 primary. Sep
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
Information supplied by each candidate contending in the Sept. 13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representative, Lt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House Districts 7, 9, 10, 14... Read more
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Dover Post
The Democratic Primary CandidatesInformation supplied by each candidate contending in the Sept. 13 primary. Sep
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted 4 days ago
Information supplied by each candidate contending in the Sept. 13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representative, Lt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House Districts 7, 9, 10, 14... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Texas DPS wants $1 billion to beef up border security— Texas' unprecedented investment in security along its border with Mexico coul
Texas DPS wants $1 billion to beef up border security
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
— Texas' unprecedented investment in security along its border with Mexico could become a billion-dollar proposition if the state agency spearheading that effort gets its way. The Department of Public Safety is asking lawmakers for an additional... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
In ever-growing effort at Texas-Mexico line, DPS wants $1B for border security in next budget- Texas' unprecedented investment in security along its border with Mexico coul
In ever-growing effort at Texas-Mexico line, DPS wants $1B for border security in next budget
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
- Texas' unprecedented investment in security along its border with Mexico could become a billion-dollar proposition if the state agency spearheading that effort gets its way. The Department of Public Safety is asking lawmakers for an additional... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraskastrips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraska Authorities say a man w
Man strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraska
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraska Authorities say a man wearing only boxer shorts stole a pickup and drove it into a Southwest Airlines plane at an airport in Omaha, Nebraska, causing minor injuries to three people on... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mental health board CEO's job on the line after 401k irregularities foundCEO's job on the line after 401k irregularities found The Daily Briefing The
Mental health board CEO's job on the line after 401k irregularities found
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
CEO's job on the line after 401k irregularities found The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know An investigation of... Read more
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Daily Record
MVC spinning its wheelsThe state Division of Motor Vehicles and its successor-in-name-only, the Motor
MVC spinning its wheels
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
The state Division of Motor Vehicles and its successor-in-name-only, the Motor Vehicle Commission, have long been New Jersey’s poster child for incompetent, unresponsive government. During its days as the DMV, long waits in inspection lines were the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Public meeting in Livingston addresses fish kill questionsSuspect in custody following five-hour standoff in BillingsSuspect in custody f
Public meeting in Livingston addresses fish kill questions
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
Suspect in custody following five-hour standoff in BillingsSuspect in custody following five-hour standoff in Billings SUSPECT ARRESTED FOLLOWING FIVE-HOUR STANDOFF Chief Rich St. John says the ATF was in pursuit of a suspect Wednesday night when... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Waterfront Park visitors may face parking feeLOUISVILLE (COURIER-JOURNAL) -- Strapped for money following state cuts, the Lo
Waterfront Park visitors may face parking fee
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
LOUISVILLE (COURIER-JOURNAL) -- Strapped for money following state cuts, the Louisville Waterfront Development Corp. is strongly considering charging visitors to park at Waterfront Park. Waterfront agency president David Karem said the staff... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
A New EraUnion Station Homeless Services announced on Monday that John Brauer has been n
A New Era
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Union Station Homeless Services announced on Monday that John Brauer has been named as the nonprofit’s new chief executive officer to replace recently retired Union Station founder Rabbi Marvin Gross. “I am very excited to be joining such a... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
AIDS groups' boards approve mergerThe boards of Positive Resource Center, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that he
AIDS groups' boards approve merger
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
The boards of Positive Resource Center, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that helps people who're living with HIV/AIDS and mental health disabilities, and AIDS Emergency Fund, which offers financial assistance to people disabled by HIV/AIDS, have... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Gov. Matt Mead tells state agencies to brace for more cuts Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he's alerting state agency directors to brace for
Gov. Matt Mead tells state agencies to brace for more cuts
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 days ago
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he's alerting state agency directors to brace for further budget cuts in the face of falling... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Police Board chief calls for FOP contract changesMayor Rahm Emanuel's top appointee to the civilian agency that rules on police
Chicago Police Board chief calls for FOP contract changes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's top appointee to the civilian agency that rules on police misconduct cases reiterated her call Wednesday for City Hall to make changes to the police union's contract, singling out a long-standing requirement that citizens sign... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
DPS announces potential employee furloughsOK (KSWO) - The Department of Public Safety has confirmed that the agency is co
DPS announces potential employee furloughs
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
OK (KSWO) - The Department of Public Safety has confirmed that the agency is considering furloughing State Troopers and DPS employees across Oklahoma after losing several million dollars in budget cuts the last two years. This will adversely affect... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Paging Alder Marchandthe latest personality-fueled Yale-union spat from blowing an unexpected $5.6 m
Paging Alder Marchand
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
the latest personality-fueled Yale-union spat from blowing an unexpected $5.6 million hole in the just-ended fiscal year budget — partly determined by whether a labor-backed alder would pick up the phone. The drama began when the university... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Paging Alder Marchandthe latest personality-fueled Yale-union spat from blowing an unexpected $5.6 m
Paging Alder Marchand
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
the latest personality-fueled Yale-union spat from blowing an unexpected $5.6 million hole in the just-ended fiscal year budget — all over whether a labor-backed alder would pick up the phone. The drama began when the university contacted the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A look at Okaloosa County candidatesCandidates for public office in Okaloosa County were asked to provide informati
A look at Okaloosa County candidates
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Candidates for public office in Okaloosa County were asked to provide information concerning their candidacy. The following individuals responded to the Daily News request. PROPERTY APPRAISER Name: John Holguin Party: Republican Current job:... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Department of Public Safety announces potential furloughsThe Department of Public Safety has announced that the agency is considering fu
Department of Public Safety announces potential furloughs
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 days ago
The Department of Public Safety has announced that the agency is considering furloughs for state troopers and DPS employees due to budget cuts. DPS officials said the agency has lost several million dollars as a result of budget cuts in the last two... Read more
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FOX News
Why 2016 is the year of the angry white maleEditor's note: The following is an excerpt from "Angry White Male: How the Dona
Why 2016 is the year of the angry white male
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from "Angry White Male: How the Donald Trump Phenomenon is Changing America—and What We Can All Do to Save the Middle Class" (Skyhorse Publishing, August 23, 2016) Ultra-liberal Democrats and the mainstream... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Arkansas trauma system takes a hitof trauma experts, studying trauma cases from that year, found that 9 percent o
Arkansas trauma system takes a hit
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
of trauma experts, studying trauma cases from that year, found that 9 percent of the deaths were "frankly preventable," and another 21 percent were "possibly preventable." Arkansas's preventable mortality rate was the worst in the nation, the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at riskNEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at risk
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
NEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if 10 Queensland solar farms are funded. But an environmental group has warned the sector could be at risk if a government renewable energy agency loses $1 billion in... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at riskNEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at risk
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
NEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if 10 Queensland solar farms are funded. But an environmental group has warned the sector could be at risk if a government renewable energy agency loses $1 billion in... Read more
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Queensland Times
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at riskNEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at risk
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
NEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if 10 Queensland solar farms are funded. But an environmental group has warned the sector could be at risk if a government renewable energy agency loses $1 billion in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at riskNEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at risk
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
NEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if 10 Queensland solar farms are funded. But an environmental group has warned the sector could be at risk if a government renewable energy agency loses $1 billion in... Read more
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News Mail
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at riskNEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if
Funding cuts put 2700 solar jobs at risk
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
NEW research claims about 2700 jobs could be created in a new solar industry if 10 Queensland solar farms are funded. But an environmental group has warned the sector could be at risk if a government renewable energy agency loses $1 billion in... Read more
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