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State report again shows Oregon failing to hit climate goals

Oregon Global Warming Commission says the state needs to do much more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2021

Oregon failing on climate, report says; time for a cap?

Global Warming Commission delivers dire report to Legislature......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

When rioters arrived at Oregon"s state Capitol building last month, a Republican lawmaker opened the door for them, video shows

Rioters damaged property and clashed with police officers after gai.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2021

Economic Report: NY Empire State index shows activity continued to decline sharply in May

Manufacturing activity in New York State continued to decline sharply in May, the New York Fed said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2020

Dow futures pare loss but hang lower after Friday jobs report for March shows a stunning 701,000 losses

U.S. stock-index futures on Friday were trading lower, briefly adding to losses on the session, after a report on the state of jobs for the month came in much worse than expected, already revealing.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 3rd, 2020

"First mile" of a marathon: Virus shows no signs of abating soon, Oregon leader warns

The director of Oregon’s emergency management office on Monday signaled the coronavirus crisis could last months as health care workers continue to burn through personal protective equipment. The warning from Andrew Phelps underscores how state offi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

Sustainable Business: $1 trillion climate risk

The world’s financial services sector risks losses of up to $1 trillion if it fails to respond quickly to climate change and is hit by policy shifts such as the introduction of a carbon tax, a new report shows......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 23rd, 2020

Arizona tech jobs, wages, average pay increased over past year, report says

The quarterly Arizona Tech Council report, released earlier in March, shows that the state's technology jobs are growing faster than in the U.S. overall. Here's a breakdown of the numbers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2020

Oregon Symphony cancels March, early April shows

The Oregon Symphony said on Thursday it won’t go forward with any events scheduled March 13 through April 6 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall after Gov. Kate Brown said public gatherings of more than 250 people across the state are to be cancele.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2020

A 2015 report reveals that New York has 15% of the ventilators it might need in a pandemic, and it shows why we need social distancing

The novel coronavirus outbreak could stretch the healthcare system to its limits.  According to a report from New York state in 2015, the state would only have about 15% of the ventilators needed to care for p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 11th, 2020

State faces calls to act more swiftly on climate change

New York state has set some of the nation's most ambitious goals on fighting climate change, but some activists say it isn't moving fast enough. Lawmakers holding budget hearings this week faced... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2020

A majority of game developers want to unionize. Few are convinced it will happen.

The new GDC State of Games Industry report shows growing support for unionization, as well as interest in AR/VR tech......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 26th, 2020

Philadelphia, Atlantic City still fighting through high foreclosure rates

The Philadelphia region is still working its way through legacy foreclosure issues from the recession a decade ago but data shows the tri-state area continues to move in the right direction, according to a year-end 2019 report from national forecl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2020

Economic Report: Empire State index shows factory activity treading water

The New York Federal Reserve’s Empire State manufacturing index rose 1.5 points to 4.8 in January, the New York Fed said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2020

Column: Why one out-of-state investor is watching Oregon"s climate change policy

Clean energy is a strong and growing investment class......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2020

New York has big goals to fight climate change. One of the potential trade-offs: higher gasoline prices

The practical impacts of New York state's ambitious climate goals became clearer this week: a new regional program could raise gas prices for drivers and businesses across the state. A group of 12 states in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic, including N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2019

Arizona hospitals have far-reaching effect on state"s economy, report says

The total economic impact of Arizona hospitals in 2018 was $29.8 billion, according to a report released by the Health System Alliance of Arizona. Conducted by Rounds Consulting Group, the economic impact report shows Arizona hospitals had a total.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 17th, 2019

Economic Report: Empire State index shows manufacturing remains subdued in December

The New York Fed said Monday its Empire State index inched up to 3.5 in December, the seventh straight subdued reading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 16th, 2019

Metro Birmingham"s top donors to Democratic presidential candidates

The Democratic field in the 2020 presidential race is a crowded one – and the same can be said for the fundraising climate in the state for the race. Data from the Center for Responsive Politics shows a close race between Bernie Sanders ($182,915),Â.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

Report shows reducing embodied carbon can save money and help mitigate climate change

Embodied carbon in buildings accounts for 11% of all global greenhouse gas emissions, according to The Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkDec 6th, 2019

Viewpoint: Rock-bottom ranking shows need for change in education

There’s a lot of ways we can describe Alabama’s results on the latest National Assessment of Educational Progress report. Unacceptable is one of the many words that comes to mind, as you might expect when our state ranked dead-last in math and nea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019