Cleantech companies plan to hire within five years, need range of skills and expertise
Eighty-four percent of technology and energy companies in the Research Triangle Region of North Carolina expect to hire in the next five years, adding between 1,500 and 1,300 employees, according to new report released by the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster and RTI International.
Rural Medicare beneficiaries receive less follow-up care, study finds
Medicare patients in rural areas have lower rates of follow-up care after leaving the hospital—which may place them at higher risk of emergency department visits and repeat hospitalizations, according to a study by researchers at RTI International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
RTI International to expand R&D efforts on CO2 capture
As part of an effort to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants, the U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has awarded RTI International two new projects to develop and test transformational technologies for CO2 capture.