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Two Ohio coal plants to close

An electric utility company is closing two coal-fired power plants by next year, citing economic conditions. Dayton Power & Light, a subsidiary of utility giant AES Corp., announced on Monday the closure of the J.M. Stuart and Killen generating stations, following a monthslong review of the plants. They are the latest in a string of Read More…

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U.K. Airlines Face Bumpy Post-Brexit Path

An easyJet airplane prepares to land in Barcelona last June. Photo: Josep Lago/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images By Nina Trentmann Nina Trentmann The Wall Street Journal Biography @Nina_Trentmann nina.trentmann Google+ nina.trentmann@wsj.com Updated March 29, 2017 2:40 p.m. ET 0 COMMENTS U.K. airlines could face major upheaval as the country untangles itself from the European Union. Prime Minister Read More…

Magal Security Systems Announces Filing of 2016 Annual Report

YEHUD, Israel, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Magal Security Systems Ltd. (Magal (NASDAQ: MAGS)) today announced that earlier today it filed its annual report containing audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2016 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The annual report is available on the Company’s website (www.magal-s3.com). Shareholders may receive a hard Read More…

Deep Down Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2016 Earnings Conference Call And Webcast

HOUSTON, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Deep Down, Inc. (the “Company”) (OTCQX: DPDW), will hold a conference call and webcast on Monday, April 3, 2017 to discuss the Company’s fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results. The teleconference will begin at 4:30 PM Eastern time (3:30 PM Central Time) and will be hosted by Mr. Ron Read More…

Table Trac, Inc. Announces Year End Results for 2016

MINNETONKA, Minn., March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Table Trac, Inc. (OTCQB: TBTC), a developer and provider of casino information and management systems that automate and monitor the operations of casinos announced financial results for the year ended December 31, 2016. The 10-K can be found @ http://www.sec.gov Year End Highlights Year-to-Date Financial Results Revenues increased from Read More…

Snap, NBCUniversal in Deal for 2018 Winter Games

Bob Costas pictured during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: Getty Images By Shalini Ramachandran and Shalini Ramachandran The Wall Street Journal Biography @shalini Google+ Shalini.Ramachandran@wsj.com Maureen Farrell Maureen Farrell The Wall Street Journal Biography @Maureenmfarrell maureen.farrell@wsj.com Updated March 29, 2017 3:15 p.m. ET 4 COMMENTS Snap Inc. has signed a pact Read More…

Global $2.58 Billion Plant Growth Regulators Market 2013-2025: In-depth Company Profiles of Key Players and Upcoming Prominent Players – Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Mar. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Plant Growth Regulators Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025” report to their offering. The Global Plant Growth Regulators Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 4.9% over the next decade to reach approximately Read More…

Electric Power Distribution Automation Systems Market Analysis By Implementation (Substation Automation, Feeder Automation, Consumer Side Automation), By Application, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2014 – 2025

NEW YORK, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The global electric power distribution automation systems market is expected to reach USD 23.7 billion by 2025, according to a new report conducted by Grand View Research, Inc. The rise in the adoption of smart grids & funding initiatives is projected to spur the demand for distribution automation Read More…

Global Smart Water Metering Market Analysis & Trends 2013-2016 & 2025: Advanced Technological Developments in the $8.7 Billion Smart Water Metering Industry – Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Mar. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Smart Water Metering Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025” report to their offering. The Global Smart Water Metering Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 8.8% over the next decade to reach approximately Read More…

Sherwin-Williams to Announce First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on April 20, 2017

CLEVELAND, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) will issue a press release announcing its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 prior to the opening of the market on Thursday, April 20, 2017.  At that time, a copy of the press release and information regarding Sherwin-Williams’ financial condition, operating Read More…

Strategic Storage Growth Trust, Inc. Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

LADERA RANCH, Calif., March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Strategic Storage Growth Trust, Inc. (“SSGT”) announced strong increases in same-store revenues, net operating income (“NOI”), occupancy and annualized rent per square footage as part of its overall operating results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2016. “We are pleased to report continued revenue Read More…

Tri Global Energy Leads Texas in Wind Energy Development

DALLAS, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tri Global Energy, the Dallas-based renewable energy company, continues as the leading developer of wind energy projects under construction in Texas, according to the U.S. Wind Industry Fourth Quarter 2016 Market Report from the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), the nation’s trade association of the U.S. wind energy industry. With Read More…

In Lead-up to SoCalGas Pipeline Completion, CR&R Environmental Begins Using Carbon-Neutral Renewable Natural Gas

LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and waste management company CR&R Environmental today announced that renewable natural gas from CR&R’s anaerobic digestion facility in Perris, California is now being used to fuel CR&R’s waste-hauling trucks. The trucks are being fueled from special storage trailers while SoCalGas completes a 1.4-mile pipeline that will Read More…

Whatever Happened to Free Trade?

After World War II, the global economy rose on a wave of trade and finance, lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty in developing countries and providing rich countries with cheaper goods, lucrative investments and hopes for a more peaceful planet. That tide is now receding. Nine years after the financial crisis, global…

Enel inicia la construcción de la mayor planta solar fotovoltaica del continente americano

ROMA y CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, 29 de marzo de 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Enel S.p.A. (“Enel”), a través de su subsidiaria de renovables en México, Enel Green Power México (“EGPM”), ha comenzado los trabajos de construcción de su planta de energía solar fotovoltaica Villanueva de 754 MW1 en Viesca, en el estado de Coahuila. Villanueva es la Read More…

Yellen Calls for Better Public Education, Workforce Development Programs

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said better educational opportunities for low-income communities and programs to develop entrepreneurship could expand work opportunities and benefit the overall labor market. Ms. Yellen said low- and moderate-income communities and minority groups continue to struggle to find jobs despite steady improvement in the overall labor market, in remarks prepared for Read More…

Pierce named MPW's director of engineering and manufacturing

HEBRON, Ohio, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MPW Industrial Services has named Justin Pierce director of engineering and manufacturing, responsible for technology and fabrication capabilities companywide. Pierce began work at MPW in 2006 as a co-op employee while pursuing his degree in engineering management at Ohio University. Upon graduation and later that year, he accepted a Read More…

DC Holdings Achieves Remarkable Improvement in FY2016 Annual Results; Driving Innovation to Transform the Group into a Big Data Service Provider

HONG KONG, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Digital China Holdings Limited (“DC Holdings” or the “Group”; Stock Codes: 00861.HK; 910861.TW) today announced its annual results for the twelve months ended 31 December 2016 (the “Period”). Disposal transaction completed while new strategy delivered initial success In 2016, While China went into a critical year for its Read More…

Republicans' Tough Call on Taxes: Quick, Short Yardage or Hail Mary?

WASHINGTON—Republicans in Congress face tough decisions in the weeks ahead about what procedural steps to take toward the next big item on President Donald Trump’s economic agenda—overhauling the tax code—with important implications for what they can accomplish. They have three main options: A fast-track plan that would yield quick action this year but limit how Read More…

Appeals court decision places Colorado's environmental and economic goals at risk

DENVER, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Tracee Bentley today said that Colorado is a national leader not only in producing oil and natural gas but also in protecting the environment.  “As the seventh largest producer of oil and natural gas in the country, a collaborative, successful regulatory process is a major Read More…

New White Paper Details Advanced Mixer Chilling Technology

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Linde LLC offers a new food industry white paper explaining the use and advantages of advanced mixer chilling systems that can help food processors chill products with improved food safety, high efficiency and repeatability while reducing costs. Titled, “Bottoms up: How better mixer chilling can improve your food process,“ Read More…

LyondellBasell to Host Investor Day 2017 on April 5, 2017

HOUSTON and LONDON, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) will hold Investor Day 2017 at the New York Stock Exchange on April 5 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. The program will feature presentations from CEO Bob Patel and other LyondellBasell executives highlighting corporate strategy, business plans and performance. Webcast AccessA live webcast Read More…

A Faster Answer for Lost Bags With a Hidden Benefit for Airlines

An innovation aiming to streamline how air passengers reconnect with their lost luggage comes with a major asterisk: Airlines would no longer count that luggage as lost. Several carriers already alert travelers when their checked baggage doesn’t make their flight. Those texts or emails save passengers from waiting needlessly at baggage carousels. Customers can go Read More…

SEIA Launches National Consumer Education Campaign

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association for the solar industry, is launching a nationwide consumer education campaign to inform and protect solar consumers while further simplifying the process of going solar. Building on its comprehensive efforts over the last two years in the area of consumer Read More…

Kushner, Anbang end talks to redevelop Manhattan office tower

Kushner Companies, the real estate firm formerly headed by President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, said it has dropped out of talks to redevelop its flagship New York office tower with China’s Anbang Insurance Group [ANBANG.UL]. The two companies, which had been in advanced talks according to media reports, both agreed to end the discussions about redeveloping Read More…