France is set to become Europe's second biggest generator of electricity from wind power behind Germany by 2030, overtaking the UK and Spain thanks to policies being put in place by the current government, according to an industry association.
The Solar XL project completed the second installation of solar panels with Nebraska landowners in the path of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline on the family land of Diana and Byron Stix Steskal that they named Prairierose Farm, near Atkinson, Ne.
Vietnam has planned to increase solar energy capacity from an inconsiderable level now to 850 MW by 2020, some 4,000 MW by 2025 and about 12,000 MW by 2030, the country's major electricity producer and sole distributor said.
Toshiba said it has agreed to sell its prized semiconductor business to a group led by U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital LP, a key step in keeping the struggling Japanese conglomerate listed on the Tokyo exchange.
- Microsoft Corporation adds Hugh Johnston to board
Redmond, Wash., USA | Wednesday September 20, 2017 8:15AM ET
Microsoft Corporation, a technology company, announced the appointment of Hugh Johnston, vice chairman and chief financial officer of PepsiCo, to its board of directors and to the board's audit committee.
- Twitter appoints Patrick Pichette to board
San Francisco, Ca., USA | Wednesday September 20, 2017 7:57AM ET
Twitter, a social networking service, announced the appointment of Patrick Pichette to the company's board of directors as a new independent director, effective December 1, 2017.
- eBay appoints two to board
San Jose, Ca., USA | Wednesday September 20, 2017 7:39AM ET
eBay, an e-commerce corporation, has appointed Adriane Brown and Diana Farrell to its board of directors.
Wednesday September 20, 2017 9:11AM ET
Neogen Corporation announced that net income for the first quarter of its 2018 fiscal year, which ended August 31, increased 21% to $11,914,000, or $0.31 per share, from the previous year’s first quarter net income of $9,881,000, or $0.26 a share. FedEx Corporation Q1 income down 10% Adobe Systems Q3 profit rose to $419.6 million