New map shows where lead water pipes remain in Flint

FLINT, MI — Residents of Flint can now see if their home has been checked for lead pipes or the likelihood their home has one. New map shows which Flint houses have copper pipes, known to be lead, have a high probability of having lead, medium probability of having lead, …

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Green Organic Dutchman secures funding of up to C $ 103 million

Canadian cannabis company The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. TGODF, -2.27% TGOD, announced Thursday that it has signed agreements granting it up to C $ 103 million ($ 77.6 million) in funding. The news comes after the Toronto-based company announced in October that it would cut costs and adopt a …

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Loan investors demand higher minimum returns as Libor falls

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 (LPC) – Investors seek additional protection in volatile credit markets by asking companies to raise minimum guaranteed returns on leveraged loans, as fears grow that lower rates US interest rates could lower the Libor, affecting their yields. Floating rate loans pay an interest margin plus Libor, …

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Organic Valley launches loan program for clean energy projects on farms

Hope Kirwan | Wisconsin Public Radio A Wisconsin-based organic cooperative is offering farms low-interest loans to invest in clean energy projects. Bio Valley announcement their “Powering the Good” loan fund on Monday. Created through a partnership with Clean Energy Credit Union, the $ 1 million initiative will provide loans at …

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PPP fraud loans: first quarter update on DOJ activity – Criminal law

PPP fraud loans: first quarter update on DOJ activity – Criminal law

United States: PPP fraud: first quarter update on DOJ activity Our prior CARES police alerts foretold an influx of Justice Department (“DOJ”) cases involving COVID-related fraud. loans made by way of the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”). The application was swift and easy. MJ announcement at the closing of February 2021 he prosecuted …

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3 home improvement projects that will add value

Time spent indoors over the past year has sparked an increase in home improvement projects to make the stay-at-home experience more comfortable. With the continuing effect of the pandemic, this year appears to be on the same track. © Getty Images Popular mortgage renovations Despite the economic slowdown caused by …

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G7 plans to increase climate finance for COP26

Chancellor Rishi Sunak met with G7 finance ministers and central bank governors to discuss the role of finance in supporting the net-zero transition and implored developed countries to step up efforts to generate $ 100 billion annual income to help developing countries tackle the climate crisis. Under the UNFCCC, developed …

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What a Federal Just Transition Strategy Should Look Like

The following is an article written by Jillian Neuberger, legislative engagement associate at the World Resources Institute, and Devashree Saha, a senior associate at WRI. The United States House of Representatives recently released its legislative response to the climate crisis, the Climate leadership and environmental action for the future (CLEAN) …

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Emani Nichols Wins $ 25,000 in TBS HBCU Cash Out Contest

Through Itoro Umontuen | at April 6, 2021 Staff report | Atlanta’s voice (Photo provided by Emani Nichols) When the news arrives from inside our home, we are more than happy to amplify it! Our Emani Nichols, Atlanta-based video director and multimedia reporter at Atlanta’s voice and a 2020 Morehouse …

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Black Knight Updates Capture Solution to Help Initiators Increase Production and Resume Operations as Retention Rates Rise to Record Highs

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, March 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Black Knight, Inc. (NYSE: BKI) announced an update to its Capture Lead Analysis platform that helps lenders and managers identify specific loans in their service portfolio or prospect database that could benefit from ” refinancing based on current equity positions …

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Virgin seeks help | The Economist

June 11, 2020 NOTO OTHER BUSINESS The figure holds a candle to Sir Richard Branson when it comes to public relations stunts. However, not all of the British entrepreneur’s hugs go without a hitch: he was rescued once by a RAF helicopter when his speedboat capsized while attempting a record-breaking …

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