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  • Small hydro development act awaits enactment in Hawaii

    June 18, 2015

    HONOLULU, Hawaii 06/17/2015 By Michael Harris Hawaiian legislators have passed a bill that could allow for the development of micro hydroelectric projects on the state’s agricultural land should Gov. David Ige sign off on the new law. The legislation, Hawaii House Bill 1273, would allow for the construction of hydropower projects up to 500 kW in capacity […]

  • FDA Stops Trans Fat Use In U.S. Food By 2018

    June 17, 2015

    Artificial trans fat will have to disappear from the American diet, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA on Tuesday ruled that trans fat is not "generally recognized as safe" for use in human food. The department gave food manufacturers three years to remove the partially hydrogenated oils, or PHOs, from their products. The […]

  • Why Buffalo Wild Wings Just Spent $160 Million to Buy out a Franchisee | The Motley Fool

    June 16, 2015

    Source: Buffalo Wild Wings.In a single deal, Buffalo Wild Wings(NASDAQ: BWLD) just boosted its company-owned store base by almost 10%. The restaurant chain announced last week that it is buying out a franchisee’s 41 B-Dubs locations across Texas, New Mexico, and Hawaii. That deal will put the restaurant count at 550 company-managed locations, compared to about 600 […]