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Emcor wins $35M, five-year maintenance contract

NORWALK, Conn. — Emcor Group Inc. has received a $35 million contract for maintaining the Seminole Electric Cooperative generating station outside of Palatka, Fla., the industrial construction company said Thursday. Under, the five-year contract, PPM, an Emcor subsidiary, will provide ...

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Supreme Court will review climate change lawsuit

WASHINGTON — In a new case about climate change, the Supreme Court will hear an appeal from electric utilities that are trying to short-circuit an effort by states to force cuts in power plant emissions. The court agreed Monday to consider ...

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Better Business Bureau changes ratings system

HARTFORD, Conn. — The Better Business Bureau, criticized by Connecticut’s attorney general for a system that he called pay for play, said Thursday it’s abandoning a practice that awarded rating points simply because a business was accredited. The business group ...

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Two more suits challenge Defense of Marriage Act

NEW YORK — Gay civil rights groups trying to build momentum for a possible Supreme Court showdown filed two lawsuits Tuesday that seek to strike down portions of a 1996 law that denies married gay couples federal benefits. The lawsuits ...

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