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Ambitious geothermal project to make Oberlin a national leader in clean energy

Oberlin Office of Communications Summary Oberlin College & Conservatory will take an important step toward carbon neutrality this summer as it launches a multi-year, campus-wide conversion to geothermal energy, positioning the institution as a national leader in clean energy. The $140...

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Burlington is on track to meet Net Zero Energy city goal

Vermont Business Magazine Summary Mayor Miro Weinberger, the Burlington Electric Department, and other city team and community leaders today jointly announced that Burlington is off to a great start toward meeting its ambitious Net Zero Energy city by 2030 goal (link is external) ...

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Ireland – New state agency to set up district heating schemes

Business Post Summary Eamon Ryan, Minister for the Environment announced that the time had come to start building district heating systems in Ireland, whereby an entire district gets its heat more efficiently from a single het source, as opposed to individual gas or boilers. To this end,...

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Enwave’s U.S. District Energy Business Announces New Name, CenTrio

Intrado Summary Enwave Energy is pleased to announce that its U.S. operations, which represents a leading national district energy platform, will now be named CenTrio. CenTrio, formerly known as Enwave Energy USA, delivers resilient, cost-effective, and sustainable energy to customers...

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April 14 Event to Highlight Options for Alpine-Balsam's Energy Future

City of Boulder Summary The site of the former hospital in Boulder, Alpine-Balsam, is in the beginning stages of a multi-year redevelopment process which includes planning for the site’s energy future. The city recently conducted an energy systems feasibility study to learn more about the...

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DSRSD approves five-year strategic plan Summary A new five-year plan approved by the Dublin San Ramon Services District Board of Directors on Tuesday includes nine "strategic goals" addressing the district's financial sustainability, long-term management strategy, local partnerships, and more. The 2022...

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Canada, FCM invest in creation of district energy system for National Capital Region

Canadian Biomass Summary A $23-million investment has been made to Hydro Ottawa through the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ (FCM) Green Municipal Fund (GMF) to create a district energy system for Ottawa–Gatineau’s carbon-neutral Zibi waterfront development. The...

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Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners and Ironclad Energy Partners Announce Sale of Rochester District Energy Assets to SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust for $260mm Enterprise Value

Yahoo! Finance Summary Ironclad Energy Partners LLC ("Ironclad"), an affiliate of Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners ("Stonepeak"), has agreed to sell 100% of its indirect equity interests in RED-Rochester, LLC ("RED") and associated affiliates to SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust plc...

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London mayoral race 2021: Sadiq Khan pledges '170,000 green jobs', including 1700 in district energy.

BBC News Summary Sadiq Khan has pledged to support more than 170,000 green jobs if re-elected as mayor. The Labour mayoral candidate wants to create jobs in flood risk areas of the capital and roles in electrifying London's bus fleet. Details of Mr Khan's manifesto include a pledge for a...

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Development continues to expand growing Markham Centre

Real Estate News Exchange Summary Markham Centre was largely agricultural land 40 years ago. Today, it’s the focal point of a city directly north of Toronto with more than 350,000 residents and over 11,000 businesses. “Markham is evolving into a complete urban centre, with better access to...