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Renewable energy for Christchurch hospital

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Health Minister Dr David Clark says two new woody biomass boilers for Christchurch Hospital will improve the Canterbury DHB’s resilience and environmental sustainability.
Polytechnik Biomass Energy, based in Austria, has been awarded the contract to design, manufacture and install replacements for the current coal-fired boilers. The total budget for the project is approximately $45 million.
“The existing boiler house…

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Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

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In the week ending May 26, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 221,000, a decrease of 13,000 from the previous week’s unrevised level of 234,000. The 4-week moving average was 222,250, an increase of 2,500 from the previous week’s unrevised average of 219,750.
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Senate Youth Delegates Meet Pentagon Leaders

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The last stop on the weeklong U.S. Senate Youth Program visit to Washington, took the 104 high school participants to the Pentagon for a tour, a quick lunch, and a meet and greet with David L. Norquist, who is performing the duties of deputy secretary of defense, and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Air…

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Senate Youth Program ‘Delegates’ Meet DOD Leaders at Pentagon

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The last stop on the weeklong U.S. Senate Youth Program visit to Washington, took the 104 high school participants to the Pentagon for a tour, a quick lunch, and a meet and greet with David L. Norquist, who is performing the duties of deputy secretary of defense, and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Air…

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Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan and USAID Administrator Mark Green On-Camera Briefing on the President’s FY 2020 Budget Request

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Notice to the Press

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

March 8, 2019

There will be an On-Camera, On-the-Record Press Briefing with Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan and USAID Administrator Mark Green on the President’s FY 2020 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of State and USAID on Monday, March 11 at 2:00 p.m. in the Press…

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