Zero Waste is a design principle that goes beyond recycling to focus first on reducing wastes and reusing products and then recycling and composting the rest 다운로드. Zero Waste works to redesign the system to mimic natural systems, recognizing that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure and everything is a resource for something or someone else 다운로드. Currently, Austin is estimated to lose over $40 million annually by sending materials that could be recycled or reused to area landfills.
Austin’s Zero Waste system will strive to recover that estimated loss and eliminate waste, or get darn close 쉬운성경 다운로드. This Plan defines success as reducing by 20% the per capita solid waste disposed to landfills by 2012, diverting 75% of waste from landfills and incinerators by 2020, and 90% by 2040 니코동 음원 다운로드.
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Kindergarten – 2nd grade – classroom composting
3rd – 5th – learning about recycling
Middle School – learn about landfills and visit a Materials Recovery Facility (MRF)
Pushing ahead with plans to invest $304 million in Austin, Texas, Apple has secured a deal for three large patches of land adjacent to its existing campus, which — when developed — will expand its presence in the area and result in the creation of more than 3,600 jobs 다운로드.
The State of Texas offered Apple an investment of $21 million over ten years via its Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF), followed by an $8.6 million grant investment from the City of Austin 다운로드.
As part of its City deal, Apple would need to invest $56.5 million in new facilities and equipment by the end of 2015, with an additional $226 million investment coming by the end of 2021 다운로드.
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The United States recently went through the hottest 12 months ever, since record-keeping began in 1895.
National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration said that for the period from May 2011 to April 2012, the nationally averaged temperature was 55.7 degrees, 2.8 degrees higher than the 20th century average 중국 지도 다운로드. The national average temperature for April was 55 degrees, 3.6 degrees above average.
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The last time the globe had a month that averaged below its 20th century normal was February 1985. April makes it 326 months in a row. Nearly half the population of the world has never seen a month that was cooler than normal, according to United Nations data 신생아 백색소음 mp3 다운로드.
More permits were issued in the Houston metro area than in any other metro, by far 다운로드. Four of the top ten metros were in Texas. But this list is dominated by large metro areas, and we’d expect bigger areas to have more construction activity Svp free download. Looking instead at the number of permits issued per 1,000 existing housing units…here are the top metro areas by construction activity:
Most Construction Activity (per 1,000 existing units)
El Paso, TX – 15.36
Austin, TX – 14.49
Raleigh, NC – 13.66
Houston, TX – 13.55
Charleston, SC – 12.80
Dallas, TX – 11.26
Little Rock, AR – 10.53
Baton Rouge, LA – 9.51
Washington, DC – 9.44
Columbia, SC – 8.74
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Robert Rodriguez‘slong-awaited sequel to Sin City, his 2005 adaptation of the Frank Miller comics, is finally moving forward wma 파일.
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“The first question I am always asked is, ‘When will you make another Sin City?’ ” said Rodriquez 가려진 시간. “I have wanted to reteam with Frank Miller and return to the world he created since the day we wrapped the original but have felt a duty to the fans to wait until we had something truly exceptional that would meet and exceed what have become epic expectations. A Dame to Kill For will certainly be worth the wait.”
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SpaceX successfully test fires SuperDraco, a powerful new engine that will play a critical role in efforts to change the future of human spaceflight 다운로드.
These engines will power a revolutionary launch escape system that will make Dragon the safest spacecraft in history and enable it to land propulsively on Earth or another planet with pinpoint accuracy 다운로드.
In a series of tests conducted at SpaceX’s Rocket Development Facility in McGregor, Texas, the SuperDraco sustained full duration, full thrust firing as well as a series of deep throttling demonstrations 다운로드.