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CenturyLink officially opens Technology Center of Excellence at Monroe Headquarters

KNOE 8 News
March 24, 2015

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KNOE 8 News MONROE, La. – Cen­tu­ryLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) After nearly a year of con­struc­tion the wait is over. On Tues­day, Cen­tu­ryLink offi­cially opened its new Tech­nol­ogy Cen­ter of Excel­lence. …
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StartUps 4 Good — Nancy Pfund Podcast

StartUps 4 Good
March 20, 2015

Episode 8: Nancy Pfund of DBL Investors Mar 20, 2015 Nancy E. Pfund is Founder and Man­ag­ing Part­ner of DBLIn­vestors, a ven­ture cap­i­tal firm located in San Fran­cisco, whose goal is to com­bine top-​​​​​​tier finan­cial returns with mean­ing­ful social, eco­nomic and envi­ron­men­tal returns in the regions and sec­tors in which it invests. As a lead­ing player in the grow­ing field …
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SolarCity’s Seth Weissman on how to create a diverse legal team

Silicon Valley Business Journal
March 13, 2015

By Eric Van Sus­teren Seth Weiss­man, the cor­po­rate coun­sel at SolarCity, is really, really seri­ous about his hir­ing strat­egy. He’s got a spe­cial game plan that he’s used to build a legal team that is made up of 45 per­cent women and 36 per­cent minori­ties. When he looks for can­di­dates, he doesn’t just look for peo­ple with high IQs. He …
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Press Releases

OPX Bio Wins $2M DOE EERE Grant

February 20, 2015

Energy Depart­ment Announces $10 Mil­lion to Develop Inno­v­a­tive Bioen­ergy Tech­nolo­gies Feb­ru­ary 20, 2015 — 1:23pm The Energy Department’s Bioen­ergy Tech­nolo­gies Office (BETO) announces the selec­tion of seven projects across the coun­try to receive up to $10 mil­lion to sup­port inno­v­a­tive tech­nolo­gies and solu­tions to help advance bioen­ergy devel­op­ment.  These projects will sup­port BETO’s work to develop renew­able and cost-​​​​competitive bio­fu­els …
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Business Conservation Coalition Hails Designation of Three New National Monuments

February 20, 2015

Busi­ness Con­ser­va­tion Coali­tion Hails Des­ig­na­tion of Three New National Mon­u­ments   Wash­ing­ton, D.C. – The Con­ser­va­tion for Eco­nomic Growth Coali­tion, a new advo­cacy group made up of high-​​​​profile CEOs and investors today con­grat­u­lated Pres­i­dent Obama on the upcom­ing des­ig­na­tion of three new national mon­u­ments at Browns Canyon in Col­orado, Hon­ouli­uli in Hawaii, and the Pull­man his­toric site in Illi­nois.   …
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Siva Power wins $3 million in funding from DOE SunShot Program

January 27, 2015

Through its Sun­Shot Ini­tia­tive, the US Depart­ment of Energy (DOE) has awarded US thin-​​​​film tech­nol­ogy startup Siva Power $3 mil­lion in fund­ing to sup­port the company’s com­mer­cial­iza­tion efforts. Specif­i­cally, the fund­ing sup­ports the firm’s plans to demon­strate a CIGS co-​​​​evaporation tech­nol­ogy that enables 12x higher man­u­fac­tur­ing through­put (m2/​​min) than is cur­rently available.This would enable a fully auto­mated CIGS depo­si­tion sys­tem …
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