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  Vermont Department of Public Service
As part the first Public Service Board workshop for the investigation in Docket 7307, the Department of Public Service's consultant will provide a status of the current technology, an overview of the work plan, and the analytical methodology they will use to study the costs and benefits of advanced metering infrastructure.
The Department of Public Service has been tasked with conducting a statewide public engagement process on energy planning focused on electricity supply choices facing the state beginning in 2012.
On March 2, the Department of Public Service and Verizon Vermont filed an agreement with the Vermont Public Service Board that will result in a significant expansion of broadband availability by the company throughout its Vermont service territory.
publicservice.vermont.gov   (736 words)

  
  Public Broadcasting Service - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting television service with 349 member TV stations in the United States, with some member stations available by cable in Canada.
Kentucky Educational Television (KET) is the largest member broadcaster in the country (geographically) with 16 stations servicing all of Kentucky, and parts of Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The Public Broadcasting Act of 1967 [2] required a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature." It also prohibited the federal government from interfering or controlling what is broadcast.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Public_broadcasting_service   (1835 words)

  
 Online TDM Encyclopedia - Public Transit Improvements
Transit service is generally subsidized (see discussion of costs and subsidies in Transit Evaluation), but these subsidies decline with increased ridership because transit services tend to experience economies of scale (a 10% increase in capacity increases costs by less than 10%).
Public transit can be used by anyone who pays the fare, although any particular transit service benefits some people more than others.
Major barriers to improved public transit service include limited funds, automobile oriented land use, policies that underprice automobile travel (which makes transit relatively less competitive), and stigma that is sometimes associated with transit use.
www.vtpi.org /tdm/tdm47.htm   (2697 words)

  
 ARRLWeb: Amateur Radio Public Service
Public service communication has been a traditional responsibility of the Amateur Radio Service since 1913.
The NTS Methods and Practices Guidelines (NTS MPG), is attached to the ARRL Public Service Communications Manual (PSCM) as Appendix B, and is the working reference manual on Traffic Net and Message Handling Procedures in the NTS.
The ARRL Technical Information Service has plenty of information on the ARRL Web that's applicable to all phases of Amateur Radio including emergency and public-service communication issues and emergency stations.
www.arrl.org /FandES/field/pubservice.html   (782 words)

  
 Wisconsin Public Service Corporation - Your natural gas and electricity provider in northeastern and central Wisconsin ...
Wisconsin Public Service Corporation - Your natural gas and electricity provider in northeastern and central Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.
Wisconsin Public Service is a natural gas and electric utility serving northeastern and central Wisconsin and an adjacent portion of Upper Michigan.
Get the latest information on the new 500-megawatt coal-fired electric generator the Public Service is adding at the Weston Power Plant site.
www.wisconsinpublicservice.com   (210 words)

  
 Public Service
Cornell Law School has long recognized the important role lawyers play in promoting justice and serving communities through public service.
We are dedicated to providing the support public service-minded students and alumni need to realize their professional goals.
As Assistant Dean for Public Service, I work directly and exclusively with students and alumni who are pursuing jobs with public interest organizations and government agencies, as well as those seeking federal and state judicial clerkships.
www.lawschool.cornell.edu /publicservice   (105 words)

  
 PBS
With your support, PBS programs and education services enrich the lives of all Americans.
Learn how to contact stations, producers, the ombudsman or PBS
Copyright © 1995 - 2007 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS).
www.pbs.org   (185 words)

  
 Public Service and Volunteerism: USA.gov.Gov
Corporation for National Service – Americorps, Senior Corps, Learn and Serve
Service Corps of Retired Executives – Counselors to America's Small Business
Veterans Voluntary Service – Students, Health Care, Transportation, Corporations...
www.usa.gov /Citizen/Topics/PublicService.shtml   (194 words)

  
 Monster Worldwide - Gov't/Public Service: interview, resume, salary and job hunting tips and advice.
Monster Worldwide - Gov't/Public Service: interview, resume, salary and job hunting tips and advice.
Policy toward gay/lesbian employees is better than it was during the McCarthy era, but advocates say more work needs to be done.
Learn about career opportunities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
publicservice.monster.com   (288 words)

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