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5G and the impact on manufacturing

5G and the impact on manufacturing Learn how the benefits of a next-generation network are poised to revolutionize the factory floor. With 5G helping to usher in a Fourth Industrial Revolution, the benefits of a next-generation network are anticipated to register strongly on the factory floor. Just as the refinement of mechanical processes led eventually to the […]

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Jethro Tull Hand Sanitizer

Jethro Tull Hand Sanitizer The small businesses in Virginia today received a major endorsement for their hand sanitizer project from progressive rock and roll legend Ian Anderson, founding member of the band Jethro Tul for their efforts producing  an all “made in America” hand sanitizer. The Virginia Hand Sanitizer consortium coordinated by the Center for Applied Innovation, LLC […]

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Hampton Roads Sanitation District’s $1 billion aquifer program lines up financing

Hampton Roads Sanitation District’s $1 billion aquifer program lines up financing A billion-dollar plan to inject treated wastewater into the rapidly-shrinking aquifer where hundreds of thousands of Tidewater Virginians get their drinking water has lined up major parts of the money needed. The Virginia Resources Authority on Wednesday lent $100 million to the Hampton Roads […]

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JETHRO TULL’s IAN ANDERSON Endorses ‘Made In America’ Hand Sanitizer

JETHRO TULL’s IAN ANDERSON Endorses ‘Made In America’ Hand Sanitizer The small businesses in Virginia today received a major endorsement for their hand sanitizer project from progressive rock and roll legend Ian Anderson, founding member of the band JETHRO TULL, for their efforts producing a “made in America” hand sanitizer. The Virginia Hand Sanitizer consortium coordinated by […]

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Virginia Becomes First Southern State to Join Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Virginia Becomes First Southern State to Join Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Collaboration aimed at combating climate change, reducing carbon pollution RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that the Commonwealth of Virginia has become the newest member of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a market-based collaborative effort among Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states to combat climate change […]

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GENEDGE Leverages Federal CARES Act Appropriation to Accelerate Statewide Response for Reshoring Critical Industries in Virginia

GENEDGE Leverages Federal CARES Act Appropriation to Accelerate Statewide Response for Reshoring Critical Industries in Virginia MARTINSVILLE, Va., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — GENEDGE announced this week that its proposal for a grant from the GO Virginia Economic Resilience and Recovery Program, with GO Virginia Region One serving as the lead applicant and the endorsement of all […]

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Dominion Energy and Duke Energy Cancel the Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Dominion Energy and Duke Energy Cancel the Atlantic Coast Pipeline RICHMOND, Va. and CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Dominion Energy (NYSE: D) and Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced the cancelation of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (“ACP”) due to ongoing delays and increasing cost uncertainty which threaten the economic viability of the project. Despite last month’s overwhelming 7-2 […]

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GENEDGE Leverages Federal CARES Act Appropriation to Accelerate Statewide Response for Reshoring Critical Industries in Virginia

GENEDGE Leverages Federal CARES Act Appropriation to Accelerate Statewide Response for Reshoring Critical Industries in Virginia MARTINSVILLE, VA.— GENEDGE announced this week that its proposal for a grant from the GO Virginia Economic Resilience and Recovery Program, with GO Virginia Region One serving as the lead applicant and the endorsement of all nine GO Virginia Regions, […]

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COMMENTARY: The truth behind Virginia’s proposed COVID workplace regulations

COMMENTARY: The truth behind Virginia’s proposed COVID workplace regulations By Nicole Riley and Brett Vassey A PANEL of unelected citizens and agency chiefs who make up Virginia’s Safety and Health Codes Board are about rush into place an emergency workplace regulation that will impact every business in the commonwealth with little input from those who […]

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COVID Regs Unclear, Unneeded, Contradictory

COVID Regs Unclear, Unneeded, Contradictory By Steve Haner More than two dozen Virginia business associations have asked that the state’s Safety and Health Codes Board reject proposed workplace regulations to prevent COVID-19, stating they are unclear, contradictory, and not needed in light of other existing worker protections. Some of the largest statewide associations, such as […]