United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Fair Labor Standards Act Outside salesmen exception Kevin Flood, et al. v. Just Energy Marketing Group, et al. 17-0546-cv Judges Kearse, Livingston, and Meyer Background: The plaintiff appealed from the grant of summary judgment to the defendants on the plaintiff’s class action minimum wage and overtime claims brought under the Fair Labor ... … [Read more...] about Second Circuit – Fair Labor Standards Act: Kevin Flood, et al. v. Just Energy Marketing Group, et al.
opinion Gary Wolfram Published 10:51 PM EDT Oct 8, 2018 The Trump administration is considering policies that would keep coal-fired and nuclear power plants from closing. In what Bloomberg has called “an unprecedented intervention into U.S. energy markets” the Department of Energy would require grid operators to purchase electricity from coal-fired and nuclear power plants in order to keep these plants from being retired. This would be an attempt to overcome the effects of substantial declines in natural gas prices and the cost of renewable energy on the economic viability of coal and nuclear power. Such government intervention will certainly be inefficient from an economic standpoint, and will be costly to consumers of electricity. It is questionable whether there will be any benefits from the subsidization of this particular method of producing electricity, much less whether such benefits will exceed the substantial costs. It is first worth noting … [Read more...] about Opinion: Government should stay out of energy market
By David R. Baker Published 5:30 pm PDT, Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Owners of the La Paloma power plant in Kern County, which runs on natural gas and is failing financially, have asked federal regulators to change California’s electricity market. Owners of the La Paloma power plant in Kern County, which runs on natural gas and is failing financially, have asked federal regulators to change California’s electricity market. Photo: Gary Kazanjian 2017 Photo: Gary Kazanjian 2017 Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Owners of the La Paloma power plant in Kern County, which runs on natural gas and is failing financially, have asked federal regulators to change California’s electricity market. Owners of the La Paloma power plant in Kern County, which runs on natural gas and is failing financially, … [Read more...] about Trump donor buys California power plant, asks feds to change energy market
/EIN News/ -- Dublin, Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Carbon and Graphite - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Carbon and Graphite in US$ by the following Categories/Segments: C&G Electrodes (Carbon Electrodes, & Graphite Electrodes) C&G Fibers C&G Powder Others The report also analyzes the Carbon & Graphite Fibers Market by the following End-Use Industries: Industrial Applications Aerospace Industry Other Applications The report profiles 121 companies including many key and niche players such as: Cabot Corporation (USA) Solvay SA (Belgium) GrafTech International Holdings Inc. (USA) HEG Ltd. (India) Hexcel Corporation (USA) Mersen S.A. (France) Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (Japan) Mitsubishi Chemical Carbon Fiber and Composites (MCCFC) (USA) Morgan Advanced Materials plc. (UK) Nippon Carbon Co., Ltd. (Japan) Orion … [Read more...] about Global Carbon and Graphite Markets, 2016-2018 & 2024: Energy Markets and Automotive & Aerospace Sectors Promises Growth
The APAC Bluetooth Low Energy modules market revenue was valued $686.11 million in 2017, and is estimated to reach $2.5 billion by the end of 2024 HYDERABAD, TELANGANA, INDIA, August 10, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- According to the new market research report by IndustryARC titled “APAC Bluetooth Low Energy Market: By Product Type (Modules, Chipsets); By Mode (Single, Dual); By Application (Automotive Connectivity, Consumer Electronics, Industrial Automation, Others); By Country- (2018-2024)”, the market will be driven by the on-going technological improvements in bluetooth low energy devices. China Will Continue to Lead the Market Share and Growth During 2018-2024. China is the world’s second largest economy and Asia’s biggest market for BLE technology. It has made fast advances in areas such as education, infrastructure, high-tech manufacturing, academic publishing, patents and commercial applications. It is now, in some areas and by some measures, a world … [Read more...] about The APAC Bluetooth Low Energy Market is estimated to hit $ 5.86 billion by the end of 2024