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Kansas biofuels plant emphasizes innovation


  • Kansas City Star (Mo.), The

Biofuels, solar and fossil technologies could move the renewable fuel industry forward in the U.S., according to U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. A $500 million biorefinery in Kansas opened in late… Read More

Survey: Cost is greatest barrier to broadband access in schools


  • Roll Call (free content)

Schools nationwide lack broadband Internet capability -- particularly in rural areas -- according to a recent survey that shows cost is the greatest barrier to access. The Consortium for School Networ… Read More

How to overcome fear during a job search



Job seekers can conquer their fear of interviews by preparing answers ahead of time and researching the company and the interviewer, career expert Heather Huhman advises. She also outlines how to over… Read More