This week energy forecaster GTM Research predicted that the price of building big solar-power farms will drop below $1 a watt by 2020. That’s a big deal because it’s seen as the threshold below which building solar power arrays becomes competitive, without subsidies, with the cost of fossil-fuel plants. It’s also the target set in 2011 by the US Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative. But there are important caveats.
"GMC Debuts Blacked-Out Terrain Nightfall Edition Ahead of New York Auto Show" is from CNET.com, published on March 21, 2016. It was written by Jon Wong and narrated by Rex Anderson.
Charm is good business. It can increase your income, boost your status, and establish and maintain your reputation. Most businesspeople don't fully understand the concept of charm. It ought to be a reflex, a conditioned response, to "turn on the charm" when dealing with customers, clients, associates, and employees, but it isn't. Charm draws customers. Charm gets noticed. But charm is only partly innate. Much of it is learned.
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Turner Entertainment’s chief creative officer, Kevin Reilly, said Thursday that O’Brien’s nightly talk show, “Conan,” which he has hosted on TBS since 2010, would most likely undergo changes at some point in the future. He said no decision had been reached on how frequently the TBS show would run but he stressed that O’Brien would be an active part of any conversation about changes.
"Changes Ahead for Conan O’brien’s Late-Night Show on TBS" is from the January 05, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by John Koblin and narrated by Kristi Burns.