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Gen Y

A popular term that describes the demographic cohort following Generation X, which has been variously defined as corresponding to those born between the mid-1970s up to the early 2000s. They are also known as the Echo Boomers, given that many of them are children of baby boomers.
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Sharon Cooke, Airways head of training, said that airBooks have been specifically developed by a team of young aviation professionals to meet the expectations of net generation learners for a socially connected learning community, with content that is dynamic, responsive and interactive.
1 Nuclear Energy Overview Net Summer Total Capacity of Nuclear Operable Operable Electricity Units (a,b) Units (b,c) Net Generation Million Million Number Kilowatts Kilowatthours 1957 Total 1 0.
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Not only is the net generation more populous than its predecessors, it is the first to grow up exclusively in the digital age.
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1 Nuclear Energy Overview Nuclear Electricity Net Generation May 2013 62.
At IBM we are pleased that eDispatch has chosen to place its high demand, scaleable hardware needs on the shoulders of the popular Netfinity Server platform," said Stephane Boisvert, Canadian business unit executive of IBM's Net Generation Business unit.
Using an enterprisewide Indus asset management solution, Progress Energy standardized hundreds of nuclear operational procedures and business processes for its nuclear fleet, resulting in significantly reduced operating costs, increased net generation, improved safety and reduced outage durations.
603 Nuclear Nuclear Share of Electricity Electricity Net Generation Net Capacity Generation Factor (d) Million Kilowatthours Percent 1957 Total 10 (s) NA 1960 Total 518 .
IBM is proud to sponsor the Business Sense Seminar Series, which is helping to educate today's entrepreneurs for tomorrow's challenges," says Joe Carballada, market segment executive for IBM's Net Generation Business.