READING, MA — Reading Municipal Light Department (RMLD), a sponsor of the Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund (GNEF), announces that the Fund’s 2019 “Give The Gift of Warmth” campaign is now underway with a goal to raise $500,000 and provide energy assistance to more than 1,650 households throughout the Commonwealth. The Fund, which helps families in temporary crisis who do not qualify for federal or state assistance with the payment of their energy expenses, is currently open to all eligible candidates. The GNEF has raised more than $21.5 million and assisted over 88,750 households in need since its inception in 1985.Massachusetts residents who wish to support the Fund can “Give the Gift of Warmth” by using the green-colored Good Neighbor Energy Fund donation envelope found as an insert in your electric bill. Customers can also donate on-line by visiting http://www.magoodneighbor.org or simply mail a check payable to “Good Neighbor Energy Fund” and send it to the Good Neighbor Energy Fund, c/o The Salvation Army, 25 Shawmut Road, Canton, Massachusetts 02021-1408.The Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund is often the last resort for families who do not qualify for federal and state assistance programs. The Salvation Army, which administers the Fund, pays the energy provider directly for households whose gross income falls between 60 and 80 percent of the state’s median income levels. For example, a household size of 4 would need to have a total gross yearly income of between $68,289 and $91,052 to qualify. This campaign year’s Fund disbursement is $300 per eligible household per heating season. To apply to the Fund for assistance, visit a local Salvation Army Corps Community Center or call 800-334-3047.(NOTE: The above press release is from the Reading Municipal Light Department.)Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email email@example.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedRMLD Cuts Ribbon For New Battery Energy Storage SystemIn “Government”SAVE THE DATE: RMLD To Hold Family-Friendly Open House On October 10In “Community”RMLD Offers New Solar Rebate Program To CustomersIn “Government”
Lupin shares ended Thursday trading with gains of over 6 percent on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) after the pharma company said in a regulatory filing that the U.S. food and drug regulator has closed the inspection of its Goa plant.The shares gained as high as 8.72 percent in intraday trading but closed at Rs. 1,657.30, up 6.25 percent. It was the biggest Sensex and Nifty 50 gainer on Thursday.The inspection of the Mumbai-based pharma company’s Goa plant by the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) commenced in July 2015. The company said that the US regulator has issued an “establishment inspections report”. The second inspection is yet to reach a similar conclusion. “However, the responses from the March 2016 US FDA inspection and updates thereafter are still under review by the agency,” Lupin informed the BSE in its filing.Lupin has manufacturing units at five Indian locations â€” Mandideep, Aurangabad, Tarapur, Ankleshwar and Goa. The company has earned a profit of Rs. 2,270 crore on a turnover of Rs. 13,701 crore for the financial year 2015-16. In dollar terms, the net profit was $347 million on sales of $2.09 billion.The S&P BSE Sensex closed at 27,201, a gain of 34 points. Top Sensex gainers other than Lupin included Hindustan Unilever, Dr Reddy’s Labs, HDFC and HDFC Bank while major Sensex losers were Tata Steel, TCS, Coal India, Adani Ports and Infosys.The NSE Nifty closed almost flat at 8,338. The pharma indices on both the exchanges closed with gains of about 1.20 percent.