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  • SpaceX sets new mark in rocket reuse 10 years after first Falcon 9 launch - Spaceflight Now 04 Jun 2020 13:52 A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at 9:25 p.m. EDT Wednesday (0125 GMT Thursday) from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with 60 more Starlink Internet satellites. Credit: Stephen Clark / Spaceflight Now On the eve of the 10th anniversary of …
  • Report: Duke Energy Policies Consistently Harm Low-Income Customers 03 Jun 2020 23:58 WASHINGTON – Duke Energy, the nation’s largest investor-owned electric utility, claims to make affordability, efficiency and access to renewable energy for its low-income customers a priority. But an investigation by the Environmental Working Group shows …
  • Flotsam and jetsam: Wasted brew and sheepish eels 03 Jun 2020 05:42 Paula and Jimmy Melehes, the owners of the Open Hearth restaurant in Taylors, South Carolina, came up with a better way to assure customer compliance with the 6-feet-apart rule when they reopened last week. Rather than rope off tables or post inhospitable …
  • The POWER Interview: Ameresco’s CEO on Efficiency, Renewables, and Resilience 02 Jun 2020 20:57 The present and future of power generation is and will be driven by new technologies, those designed to increase the efficient use of electricity while limiting emissions and supporting resiliency. It’s a challenging time for those in energy. Developing …
  • SpaceX launches two NASA astronauts on historic mission 31 May 2020 01:31 In a historic first for the U.S. space program, a spacecraft designed, built, owned and operated by a private company — SpaceX — blasted off Saturday with two NASA astronauts aboard — the first purely private sector launch to orbit in space history. It was …
  • Letters and feedback: May 30, 2020 30 May 2020 08:41 Buy PhotoHuge crowds of SpaceX spectators gathered May 27 at A. Max Brewer Bridge and nearby areas of Titusville in hopes of seeing the first U.S. crewed mission in almost a decade. The launch was scrubbed. (Photo: TIM SHORTT/FLORIDA TODAY) It takes …
  • The Energy 202: ExxonMobil declines to set long-term climate goal, bucking oil industry trend 28 May 2020 12:15 with Paulina Firozi ExxonMobil dismissed the idea of setting a date by which it will sharply reduce its contributions to climate change — bucking a recent trend among major oil companies. Darren Woods, the company’s chairman and chief executive, told …
  • Our View: We would be wise to address climate change in pandemic response 27 May 2020 11:21 There's a lot of talk about rebuilding a stronger South Carolina. But the governor's task force and legislative panels looking at policy changes are missing an even bigger crisis already underway: catastrophic climate change. South Carolina joined …
  • [PRESS RELEASE] The Chicago Reader presents Reader Recipes: Chicago Cooks and Drinks at Home 26 May 2020 16:19 CONTACT: Colette Willard <cwillard@chicagoreader.com> Director of Development, Chicago Reader (CHICAGO - May 26, 2020) The Chicago Reader has released its first cookbook, Reader Recipes: Chicago Cooks and Drinks at Home, with recipes from more than …
  • Why Are We Subsidizing Fossil Fuels? Seriously 24 May 2020 16:11 Clean Power Published on May 24th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor 0 Originally published on the website of The Climate Reality Project. Supporting renewables can cut emissions and boost the economy, all while providing cost-competitive energy. Yet the Trump …

 

Rock Hill Metro News

 

Rock Hill Metro News

  • Pete’s Top 10: #9 Greenwood 28 May 2020 03:17 The 7 Sports Team is counting down the 10 best high school football programs in the area during 7 Sports Director Pete Yanity’s 30 seasons covering high school football on Channel 7. State titles, overall wins, and dominant eras were taken into account …
  • Coming Up 5-27-20 26 May 2020 16:33 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • May 29, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., American Red Cross, 200 Piedmont Blvd., Rock Hill • May 29, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Brace Family YMCA, 3127 Weddington Road, Matthews, N.C. • May 29, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Team Church, 2301 …
  • Coming Up 5-20-20 19 May 2020 14:03 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • May 21 and May 29, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., American Red Cross, 200 Piedmont Blvd., Rock Hill • May 29, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Brace Family YMCA, 3127 Weddington Road, Matthews, N.C. • May 29, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Team …
  • Coming Up 4-29-20 27 Apr 2020 21:25 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • May 1, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Team Church, 2301 Stevens Mill Road, Matthews, N.C. courtesy of RICK JOHNSON Since her friend’s 15th birthday party had to be canceled due to the governor’s stay-at-home orders, Aubrey …
  • Coming Up 3-18-20 17 Mar 2020 16:12 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • March 20, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., York County Library, 138 E. Black St., Rock Hill • March 21, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Islamic Center of South Charlotte, 1048 Gant Road, Indian Land • March 24, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., …
  • Coming Up 2-5-20 04 Feb 2020 19:32 Free computer classes in Lancaster Free computer classes will be offered from 10 a.m.-noon every Tuesday beginning Feb. 4 at Lancaster County Community Center, 508 E. Meeting St., Lancaster. For more information, call (803) 577-0571 or (803) 287-5518. …
  • Coming Up 1-29-20 28 Jan 2020 17:21 Homelessness Awareness Week The Lancaster Area Coalition for the Homeless, sponsored by the United Way of Lancaster County, will hold these events for Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week: • The Point in Time Count will identify and count the homeless in …
  • Coming Up 12-18-19 17 Dec 2019 21:33 Area blood drives for next week posted American Red Cross • Dec. 19, 12:30-5 p.m., Ben & Jerry’s Fairview, 7800 Fairview Road, Charlotte • Dec. 22, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Matthew Catholic Church, 8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway, Charlotte For details, …
  • Coming Up 12-11-19 10 Dec 2019 19:33 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • Dec. 17, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Marvin Ridge High School, 2825 Crane Road, Marvin, N.C. Donors through Dec. 18 get a $5 Amazon.com gift card. For details, visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) 733-2767. OneBlood • Dec. …
  • Coming Up 11-20-19 21 Nov 2019 15:54 Area blood drives posted American Red Cross • Nov. 24, 12:45-4:15 p.m., Morrison YMCA, 9405 Bryant Farms Road, Charlotte • Nov. 24, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 5007 Providence Road, Charlotte • Nov. 26, 2:30-7 p.m., Unity Presbyterian Church, …