A consulate in Pittsburgh is the building where a consul works, acting to assist and protect the citizens of his or her own country, and to facilitate trade and friendship between the people of the country to whom he or she is accredited and the country of which he or she is a representative. Consuls provide assistance with bureaucratic issues while operating from consulates. Foreign Offices in Pittsburgh are responsible for promoting interests, of the country they represent, overseas. Their policy goals are to counter terrorism and weapons proliferation; preventing and resolving conflict; promoting a low carbon, high-growth, global economy; and developing effective international institutions.
$14 million Investment in Cleantech Business Incubator Initiative Supports the Development of 141 Clean Energy Companies across the State (Long Island, NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that 141 clean technology companies have been supported and primed for further growth through the Governor’s Cleantech Business Incubator initiative. The initiative has attracted more than $215 million in private capital..