Daily Archives: November 28, 2016

Briefing Notice: “District Energy, CHP, Microgrids: Resilient, Efficient Energy Infrastructure”

Date: Tuesday, December 6 Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am Location: Room G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE, Washington D.C. This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to expedite check-in The … Continue reading

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Ottawa to phase out coal, aims for virtual elimination by 2030

OTTAWA — Shawn McCarthy reports in The Globe and Mail that the Liberal government has announced its plan to virtually eliminate the use of traditional coal-fired electricity by 2030, but will offer some flexibility to the provinces. Environment Minister Catherine McKenna unveiled … Continue reading

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UT-Austin gets bigger, but its energy bills and emissions are shrinking

Jim Malewitz reports in the Texas Tribune about UT-Austin’s energy system, which operates as an island, outside of the electricity grid that covers most of Texas. It’s getting more efficient over time, avoiding millions of dollars in fuel costs. [Editor’s … Continue reading

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