Green industrial revolution in sight as government sets out plans for more clean energy

The fourth round of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme, opening late 2021, will aim to double the capacity of renewable energy compared to the last round and expand the number of technologies supported. Government sets out next step towards green industrial revolution as plans for next round of renewables support scheme publishedaims to deliver up to double amount of ...

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UK government launches bidding process for freeports

The bidding process expected to create up to seven new ‘freeports’ in England has opened after the UK government published a prospectus last week outlining the requirements for designation as a freeport. The government is hoping the freeports will act as “hubs of business and enterprise” to regenerate communities and increase economic and employment growth after Brexit. Areas designated as ...

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State medical cannabis commission looking for growers, manufacturers

The Georgia State Capitol Building in Atlanta. The state panel in charge of Georgia’s medical marijuana program is opening the search for businesses interested in growing the leaf crop and converting it into cannabis oil. The Georgia Access to Medical Cannabis Commission voted Monday to release a Request for Proposals (RFP) that will lead to the granting of two “Class ...

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Documents show DIA wants final Jacksonville Landing park design by August 2021

The city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit designs for a minimum 4.5-acre riverfront “park/plaza” at the former Jacksonville Landing site. A draft request for proposals would spend up to $300,000 to create three options for the Downtown riverfront plaza.  Draft documents from the Downtown Investment Authority show the city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit ...

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DarioHealth’s Digital Therapeutics Solution Selected as Employee Health Benefit by Self-Insured, Fortune 500 Company

Dario’s top-rated digital diabetes tools and coaching will be available to eligible employees and their dependents starting January 1, 2021 Contract awarded after RFP, highlights the strength of Dario’s digital chronic care platform relative to competitive offerings NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2020 — DarioHealth Corp. (Nasdaq: DRIO), a pioneer in the global digital therapeutics market, announced today that it has signed ...

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Yokohama integrated casino resort scheme may be in danger

In Japan and the giant city of Yokohama could reportedly soon encounter a dearth of prospective foreign operators wanting to participate in the request for proposal (RFP) stage of its effort to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the conurbation of some 3.7 million people had been seen as a ...

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Georgia medical cannabis commission looking for growers, manufacturers

ATLANTA – The state panel in charge of Georgia’s medical marijuana program is opening the search for businesses interested in growing the leaf crop and converting it into cannabis oil. The Georgia Access to Medical Cannabis Commission voted Monday to release a Request for Proposals (RFP) that will lead to the granting of two “Class 1” licenses and four “Class ...

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New details on DIA’s vision for riverfront park at former Landing site

For more than three decades, the Jacksonville Landing was an iconic piece of Jacksonville’s downtown — a symbol of hopes for urban renewal and then a sign of downtown’s stagnancy. Now, as the city is moving forward with a request for proposals to redevelop the property, the Downtown Investment Authority is hoping the park that occupies that space can be ...

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BIAL invites RFP from design consultants for two metro stations at airport

BIAL invites RFP from design consultants for two metro stations at airport HIGHLIGHTS Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has invited a Request for Proposal (RFP) from Detailed Design Consultant (DDC) for developing two metro stations at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA or BIAL) as part of the 37-km Bangalore Metro Phase 2B project. Bengaluru: Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has invited ...

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The True Cost Of Losing An RFP

Are you Request for Proposal winner or loser? As president of a large ad agency, I was often forced to play the Requests for Proposals (RFP) game. And I won and lost my fair share. According to Investopedia, the RFP is a business document that announces and provides details about a project, as well as solicits bids from contractors who ...

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Liberal firearm ban unlikely to curb gun violence, RCMP union says, calling for ‘evidence based’ policy

Criticism of the Liberal gun ban comes as the federal government has so far failed to secure a private-sector contractor to design a federal buyback program Gun retailers and owners were deeply critical of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s sweeping ban, saying it arbitrarily outlawed “military-style” firearms based solely on how they look. OTTAWA — The union representing the RCMP says ...

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Nine Firms Qualify to Challenge Chinese Proposal for Myanmar’s New Yangon City Project

YANGON—The Myanmar government has issued “request for proposal” (RFP) documents to nine companies—including firms based in India, Singapore, France and Taiwan—interested in competing against a Chinese company’s proposal to develop the initial phase of the New Yangon City project in Myanmar’s commercial capital, which is part of China’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The nine firms are now qualified ...

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N4T Investigators: Delivery Dangers?

TUCSON – Some postal service vehicles have been going up in flames, literally. It’s been happening across the country and as the News 4 Tucson Investigators found out, right here at home.  The Postal Service calls them Long Life Vehicles or LLVs. More than 141,000 are still on the road delivering mail across the country, including in Arizona. One of them caught fire three months ago ...

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KC enters contractual agreement with Aramark to provide custodial, grounds, facility maintenance services

KC enters contractual agreement with Aramark to provide custodial, grounds, facility maintenance services Kilgore College has entered into a contractual agreement with Aramark to provide custodial, grounds and facility maintenance services to the college through 2023. The college has used Aramark for its food, dining and catering services for more than 25 years. The partnership comes after a collaborative Request ...

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Chicago Muni trims active international small-cap suitors list

Downtown Chicago as night approaches Chicago Municipal Employees’ Annuity and Benefit Fund named four finalists in its search for an active international small-cap equity manager to run between $40 million and $50 million. The $3.4 billion pension fund’s board will interview Acadian Asset Management, Kayne Anderson Rudnick, Strategic Global Advisors and William Blair & Co. at its Dec. 17 meeting, said Steve Yoon, investment ...

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Milwaukee County Employees seeks investment consultant

Milwaukee County Employees’ Retirement System is searching for an investment consultant. The $1.6 billion pension fund issued an RFP due to the pending expiration of Marquette Associates’ contract, said Erika Bronikowski, director, retirement plan services. The firm is eligible to rebid. As of Aug. 31, the pension fund’s actual allocation was 22.3% domestic equities, 19.6% fixed income, 14.3% international equities, 12.8% ...

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Saskatchewan restores half of lost oil production

Saskatchewan Minister of Energy and Resources Bronwyn Eyre spoke about how Saskatchewan’s oilpatch production has been recovering. Saskatoon, Calgary – Saskatchewan’s oil production has rebounded halfway back, from its pre-COVID-19 production levels, to its bottoming out when the crisis hit, to halfway back again.  Saskatchewan Minister of Energy and Resources Bronwyn Eyre took part in the Canadian Association of Oilwell ...

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Chicago to establish Covid-19 testing sites at O’Hare and Midway airports

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) in the US has unveiled plans to establish Covid-19 testing sites at O’Hare and Midway International Airports. An aerial view of Chicago Midway International Airport.  The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) in the US has unveiled plans to establish Covid-19 testing sites at O’Hare and Midway International Airports. The department has issued a request ...

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Proposals – Internet Service Providers

Brevard Housing Authority seeks competitive proposals from qualified internet service providers to build out a network of access points for Brevard Housing residents in their homes. Contact Rhodney Norman at rnorman@haca.org for the full RFP. Proposals due by 12:00 noon on 12/10/2020. Source: https://www.transylvaniatimes.com/story/2020/11/23/legal-notices/proposals-internet-service-providers/47253.html

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Freeman Releases Virtual-Platform Vetting Tool

Finding the right online-meeting solution is one of today’s biggest headaches. This new RFP template can help. With in-person meetings and events paused for the time being, virtual events are central to most businesses. But given that “the request-for-proposal process is quite different for providers of virtual events compared to physical events, you can’t just take your existing RFP template ...

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DIPAM proposes to appoint consultant for disinvestment in banks, insurance companies

Floats Request for Proposal The Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM), under the Finance Ministry, has floated a Request for Proposal (RFP) to appoint a consultant for advising on various modes of disinvestment of banks and insurance companies. On October 30, in an interview to BusinessLine, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had said, “I would, probably in the later part ...

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Chicago Public School Teachers preps search for investment consultant

Chicago Public School Teachers’ Pension & Retirement Fund will soon search for an investment consultant. The $11.2 billion pension fund will issue an RFP due to the state statutory requirement that the services must be put up for bid every five years, said Angela Miller-May, chief investment officer. The pension fund’s board approved the search at its Nov. 19 meeting, Ms. ...

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Video production – How to trade with South Africa and the United States of America

DAI is the implementer of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub (USAID TradeHub) project, a five-year trade and investment facilitation project currently in its fifth year of implementation. The USAID TradeHub aims to increase sustainable economic growth, global export competitiveness, and trade in targeted Southern African countries. The USAID TradeHub is seeking a ...

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Test drive your tech: why a lack of A/B testing leaves money on the table for publishers

PubMatic – Test drive your tech: why a lack of A/B testing leaves money on the table for publishers In media, the need to adopt new technology is an omnipresent pressure and one that leaves many publishers, brands and agencies alike, pressed for time. Digital technology platform PubMatic and online media brand 9GAG believe that publishers specifically are missing a ...

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CHEMUNG CONTRACTING Corp., an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking subcontractor

CHEMUNG CONTRACTING Corp., an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking subcontractor & material proposals and/or quotations for US 522 Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Improvements (VDOT LAP Project), US 522, Town of Culpeper, VA; U000-204-176, P101, R201, C501, and UPC 109573. Bid closes November 25, 2020 @ 11:00 AM. DBE vendors, certified by DSWSD or MWAA, are invited to provide a quotation(s) ...

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Atlantic County Utilities Authority Addendum No.

ATLANTIC COUNTY UTILITIES AUTHORITY ADDENDUM NO. 1 Please take notice that ADDENDUM NO. 1 is being issued for the following Competitive Contracting Proposal: CREDIT CARD PROCESSING SERVICES The ADDENDUM addresses questions received in writing, and/or clarifica-tions to the RFP document. ADDENDUM NO. 1 will be issued by fax or email to all planholders and all bidders shall acknowledge receipt of ...

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Connecticut rail car purchase plan is on the wrong track

A well-run rail company buys rail cars that are safe, efficient, and fit demand at the best possible price. For Connecticut local train service, the state needs off-the-shelf trains to keep costs down. Quick acceleration is also crucial, particularly for the steep, curvy rail lines that connect Connecticut’s inland communities with the New Haven Line. As it stands, the state ...

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This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE:RFP)

We note that the Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE:RFP) Senior Vice President of Pulp & Paper Operations, Richard Tremblay, recently sold US$77k worth of stock for US$5.07 per share. It wasn’t a huge sale, but it did reduce their holding by 11%. This does not instill confidence. See our latest analysis for Resolute Forest Products The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions ...

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Department of Conservation & Recreation Notice of Invitation for Bids

NOTICE OF INVITATION FOR BIDS Sealed bids are invited for: Dept. of Conservation & Recreation Occoneechee State Park, Virginia Beach, VA Roofing Replacements DCR Project#: 199-16646 (A90) Scope: The removal and replacement of asphalt shingle roofing, including flashings, underlayments, and other accessories at three bathhouses, the Park Manager’s residence and two picnic shelters. Also included are repairs to a deteriorated ...

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Judge over Medicaid dispute: Years-long litigation not in the public interest

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield headquarters in Louisville. The judge presiding over the Kentucky Medicaid contracts controversy gave the eight parties involved a clear directive to resolve the matter promptly for the sake of the public interest in his latest order. Franklin Circuit Court Judge Phillip Shepherd also approved the mediator that was proposed by the two state agencies and three ...

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