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ENR MidAtlantic Announces the 2019 Excellence in Safety Award Winners

ENR MidAtlantic Summary A safety expert from the region has selected ENR MidAtlantic's 2019 Best Projects safety award winners. The Excellence in Safety winner, along with the Safety Award of Merit winner, will be honored as part of the Best Projects 2019 awards banquets on Nov. 5 in...


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Joint venture Strikes Energy Privatization Deal with Louisiana

The Advocate Summary Louisiana will enter into a complex agreement that could lead to the widespread privatization of energy systems at state agencies and universities throughout the state, after lawmakers reviewed the deal for a final time Tuesday. Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration...


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U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Tours Thermal Energy Corporation

Business Wire Summary U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Thursday visited Thermal Energy Corporation (TECO) to see first-hand the energy system that cools and heats buildings in the world’s largest medical complex – the Texas Medical Center. TECO was recently selected the #1 district energy...


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Canadian Government Invests in Indigenous Biomass District Heating System

Bioenergy Insight Summary The Government of Canada has invested CAD$2.7 million (€1.8 million) in a sustainable forestry project run by the Indigenous Oujé-Bougoumou Cree Nation in Quebec, which will create jobs, support the economy and displace diesel use. Announced by Diane Lebouthillier,...


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Photo of Sled Dogs Walking Through Water Shows Reality of Greenland's Melting Sheet Ice

James Griffiths, CNN Summary Steffen Olsen, a scientist with the Danish Meteorological Institute, was on a routine mission in northwest Greenland to retrieve oceanographic and weather monitoring tools placed by his colleagues on sea ice when he ran into a problem. He couldn't see them -- the...


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Richmond Wins National Municipal Environment Award

City News, CITY OF RICHMOND Summary The City of Richmond, BC has received national recognition for its District Energy Implementation Program from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA). The City was presented with the 2019 CAMA Environment Award, in the Over 100,000...


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A Regional Rundown of District Heating and Cooling Market: U.S. Emerging

Rahul Varpe, Tech Mag Summary U.S. District Heating & Cooling Market growth will be driven by rising awareness and stringent norms toward sustainable & energy efficient. Increasing investment toward the development of the residential & commercial establishments along with ongoing...


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Concordia Partnership Explores Geothermal Possibilities in Northern Quebec

Meagan Boisse, Concordia University Summary Concordia’s Sustainable Energy and Infrastructure Systems Engineering (SEISE) lab has partnered with an independent Quebec-based engineering consulting firm to spearhead a new project in some of the country’s most remote northern communities. ...


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Veolia Seeks Over $1 Billion in District Energy Sale

Gillian Tan, Francois De Beaupuy, and Scott Deveau; Bloomberg Summary French water and waste-treatment company Veolia Environnement SA is seeking more than $1 billion for its North American heating and cooling business in first-round bids due next month, people familiar with the matter...

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ContourGlobal to acquire Mexican power plants from Alpek for $724m

StockMarketWire.com Summary ContourGlobal said it had agreed to acquire Alpek's portfolio of two natural gas-fired combined heat and power plants in Mexico, and the development rights and permits for a third plant, for $724m in cash. An additional payment at closing estimated at $77m...