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Aug 28, 2020, 14:26 ET CITGO Lake Charles Refinery Update

CITGO Petroleum Corporation today reported no safety issues or hydrocarbon releases arising from the direct impact of Hurricane Laura on its Lake...


Aug 28, 2020, 14:00 ET Attention California Media: Wildfires are Here—Be CA Wildfire Ready with Tips to Protect Property & Finances Webinar

With another catastrophic wildfire season again underway in California, join this press conference next Thursday to hear from fire science and...


Aug 28, 2020, 12:59 ET Goya responde a las urgentes llamadas de ayuda y prepara alimentos para distribuir a las víctimas del huracán Laura

Goya Foods, la empresa de alimentos de propiedad hispana más grande de los Estados Unidos, responde a las urgentes llamadas de ayuda de...


Aug 28, 2020, 12:39 ET NICB: Following Hurricane Laura, Avoid Becoming A Storm Victim Twice

As hurricane Laura leaves a path of destruction in its wake, homeowners are left with the unenviable task of putting their lives back together. The...


Aug 28, 2020, 11:30 ET JCP&L Donates More Than 83,000 Pounds of Food to Local Food Banks and Religious Organizations Following Tropical Storm Isaias

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), recently donated more than 83,000 pounds of food items to 10 food ...


Aug 28, 2020, 11:25 ET Toyota Financial Services ofrece alivio de pago a clientes afectados por los huracanes Laura e Isaías, el tornado Derecho en Medio Oeste e incendios incontrolables en California

Toyota Financial Services (TFS) anunció que ofrece opciones de alivio de pago a sus clientes afectados por los huracanes Laura e Isaías, así como a...


Aug 28, 2020, 10:50 ET Venture Global LNG declara que o furacão Laura causou danos mínimos a Calcasieu Pass, instalações de GNL

A Venture Global LNG, Inc. tem a satisfação de anunciar que suas instalações Calcasieu Pass de GNL, em construção em Cameron, Louisiana, sofreram...


Aug 28, 2020, 08:30 ET Librestream Supports Organizations Facing Hurricane Laura Related Challenges with Free Augmented Reality Software

Librestream, a global provider of augmented worker, remote collaboration and communications solutions is offering its support to organizations with...


Aug 28, 2020, 08:00 ET Toyota Financial Services Offers Payment Relief to Customers Affected by Hurricanes Laura and Isaias, Midwest Derecho, and California Wildfires

Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced it is offering payment relief options to its customers affected by Hurricanes Laura and Isaias, as well as...


Aug 28, 2020, 07:32 ET Venture Global LNG verzeichnet nur minimale Schäden durch Hurrikan Laura an der Calcasieu Pass LNG

Venture Global LNG Inc. berichtet, dass seine Einrichtung Calcasieu Pass für verflüssigtes Erdgas (LNG), die in Cameron (Louisiana) im Bau ist, durch ...


Aug 28, 2020, 07:11 ET Venture Global LNG comunica un impacto mínimo del huracán Laura en Calcasieu Pass LNG

Venture Global LNG, Inc. se complace en anunciar que su planta en construcción Calcasieu Pass LNG en Cameron, Luisiana, ha sufrido un impacto mínimo...


Aug 28, 2020, 07:06 ET Venture Global LNG déclare que l'ouragan Laura n'a eu que des incidences minimes sur Calcasieu Pass LNG

Venture Global LNG, Inc. est heureux d'annoncer que son installation de Calcasieu Pass LNG, en construction à Cameron (Louisiane), n'a subi que des...


Aug 27, 2020, 19:47 ET Venture Global LNG comunica impacto mínimo del huracán Laura en Calcasieu Pass LNG

Venture Global LNG, Inc. se complace en anunciar que su planta en construcción Calcasieu Pass LNG en Cameron, Luisiana, ha sufrido un impacto mínimo...


Aug 27, 2020, 18:24 ET Venture Global LNG Reports Minimal Impacts of Hurricane Laura on Calcasieu Pass LNG

Venture Global LNG, Inc. is pleased to report that its Calcasieu Pass LNG facility under construction in Cameron, LA has sustained minimal impacts...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:55 ET Goya Answers To The Urgent Calls For Help And Prepares Food To Distribute To Victims Of Hurricane Laura

Goya Foods, the largest Hispanic-owned food company in The United States, answers to the urgent calls for help from food banks and organizations, and ...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:30 ET NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc. Provides Update on Hurricane Laura

NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc. (NYSE:NXRT) announced today that the Company's apartment communities located in the Houston, TX area, did not...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:20 ET Tree Removal Experts Bring Hurricane Relief Work to Texas and Louisiana

Florida tree removal specialists, SB Tree Service, are joining the fight to help Texas and Louisiana after Hurricane Laura. On Thursday morning, the...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:18 ET Sempra Energy Foundation Pledges $500,000 To Hurricane Laura Relief Efforts

Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) today announced that the Sempra Energy Foundation is pledging $500,000 to assist communities in Southwest Louisiana and...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:15 ET Feed the Children Provides 75 Tons of Relief to Families Affected by Hurricane Laura

Feed the Children, a leading nonprofit focused on alleviating childhood hunger, is partnering with corporations and community partners to provide...


Aug 27, 2020, 16:07 ET DaVita Opens Its Doors to Hurricane Laura Evacuees Needing Dialysis

In response to Hurricane Laura, DaVita Kidney Care has opened its dialysis centers in Texas, Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi to anyone who needs...


Aug 27, 2020, 15:50 ET Samaritan's Purse Deploys Disaster Relief Unit To Aid Hurting Gulf Coast Families In The Wake Of Hurricane Laura

Samaritan's Purse is on the way to hard-hit Louisiana after Hurricane Laura rapidly intensified and struck the coastline as a Category 4...


Aug 27, 2020, 14:59 ET Legion National Commander Pledges Support to Storm Victims

American Legion National Commander James W. "Bill" Oxford issued the following statement regarding Hurricane Laura's destructive path along the Gulf...


Aug 27, 2020, 13:38 ET Entergy Crews Assessing Damages, Restoring Power as Hurricane Laura Travels North

Members of Entergy's storm team are assessing damages and restoring power where it is safe to do so after Hurricane Laura made landfall early...


Aug 27, 2020, 13:17 ET Heart of Hospice Foundation supports pediatric patient through hurricane Laura

As Heart of Hospice – Acadiana prepared for incoming hurricane Laura, they checked in with each patient to ensure action plans were in place to keep...


Aug 27, 2020, 13:11 ET Approximately 100 Georgia Power personnel and crews head to Baton Rouge to assist with storm restoration

As Hurricane Laura made landfall along the Louisiana Gulf Coast as a major hurricane bringing damaging winds and a storm surge overnight, Georgia...