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Judge dismisses lawsuit over governor's PUC appointment

Gov. David Ige’s appointee to the Public Utilities Commission can stay after a judge dismissed counts in a lawsuit that called the action illegal.

Always Investigating has also been following this since former staff attorney Thomas Gorak was named a commissioner earlier this summer. 298 more words


Big decline in PV permits; Lower oil prices, end of net metering program likely to blame | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

The number of applications for photovoltaic systems in Hawaii County has dropped considerably from last year’s numbers, according to permit data from the county Department of Public Works. 348 more words


Maine: CMP customers who refuse to pay opt-out fees get disconnect notices

In Maine, people have been fighting Smart Meters at the public utility commission and in the courts. In addition, some customers of Central Maine Power have refused to pay Smart Meter opt-out fees ordered by the PUC. 52 more words

Yamaha MD-BT01 Bluetooth MIDI Adapter

Yesterday morning, a package from Yamaha arrived.  That package contained the MD-BT01 Bluetooth MIDI Adapter, the sister product to the UD-BT01 that I reviewed a couple of weeks ago. 1,536 more words

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Los Angeles Is Losing Good Teachers Because of This Policy

This post was a post I originally wrote for Education Post. The original article can be found here.

Teachers unions often argue that the “last in, first out” (LIFO) policy is the only fair way to lay off teachers. 724 more words


PUC review could delay key rail power source

The first segment of Honolulu’s rail system is supposed to start running in three years, but the latest timeline for powering the train may bring that start date into question. 623 more words


Do charter school teachers' ethnicities match the district?

I’m baaaaaaaack. Here is a quick question that has been bothering me for a while. I have a very simple wondering: does the ethnic make up of charter school teaching staff match the ethnic make up of LAUSD teaching staffs? 315 more words

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