Imperial Valley News
United States, Canada, and Mexico Submit North American HFC Phase Down Amendment to the Montreal Protocol
Washington, DC - Today the United States, Canada, and Mexico submitted an amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), which are highly potent greenhouse gases being used as replacements for substances being phased out under the Montreal Protocol.
Coordinator for Cyber Issues Christopher Painter Heads the U.S. Delegation to the Global Conference on Cyberspace in The Hague
Washington, DC - April 16–17, 2015, the Netherlands will host the fourth Global Conference on Cyberspace (GCCS) in The Hague. The conference will bring together stakeholders of various backgrounds from governments, the private sector, and civil society in order to promote practical cooperation in cyberspace, augment cyber capacity building globally, and discuss norms for responsible behavior in cyberspace.
Washington, DC - Social Security Matters by AMAC’s Certified Social Security Advisor C.J. Miles, Association of Mature American Citizens:
Phoenix, Arizona - Elio Motors today announced it has retained Network1 Financial Securities, Inc., as the lead placement agent for the Company's offering of up to $30,000,000 of Convertible Subordinated Debt to accredited investors under Rule 506 (c) of Regulation D of the Securities Act. Elio Motors is targeting the first half of 2016 to launch an enclosed three-wheel vehicle that is expected to sell for $6,800 and get up to 84 MPG.
Washington, DC - Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez released the agency’s 2014 Annual Highlights today, emphasizing the agency’s work to protect consumers and promote competition during the past calendar year.
Sacramento, California - the USDA has designated April as Invasive Plant Pest and Disease Prevention Month. From the Growing California video series, a partnership with California Grown, here is an encore presentation of “First Line of Defense,” a story about CDFA’s Border Inspection Stations.