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Power switch: Simple steps can cut energy bills

Martin Daks, NJBIZ Summary Beginning in April, the City of Hoboken will purchase “100 percent clean, non-polluting renewable electricity” for municipal facilities, according to an announcement from Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla. Besides being eco-friendly, the changeover is expected to be green in...


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Climate Change: How Can Manhattan be Protected? Make it Bigger

William Neuman and Jeffery C. Mays, The New York Times Summary After Hurricane Sandy flooded Lower Manhattan and caused massive damage to the city’s financial center, climate scientists agreed it was only a matter of time before a new superstorm would bring the same kind of damage — or worse. ...


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Fact Sheet: Energy Storage (2019)

Alexandra Zablocki, Environmental and Energy Study Institute Summary Due to growing concerns about the environmental impacts of fossil fuels and the capacity and resilience of energy grids around the world, engineers and policymakers are increasingly turning their attention to energy storage...

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ACEEE research claims Florida could gain 135,000 jobs through more energy efficient policies

Chris Galford, Daily Energy Insider Summary According to the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), Florida could stand to gain an additional 135,000 jobs by embracing five new energy policies. Photo: © Shutterstock In 2017, Florida ranked fourth in the nation for...


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Mapped: Every Power Plant in the United States

Jeff Desjardins, Visual Capitalist Summary Every year, the United States generates 4,000 million MWh of electricity from utility-scale sources. While the majority comes from fossil fuels like natural gas (32.1%) and coal (29.9%), there are also many other minor sources that feed into the...


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Empower takes part in IDEA Campus Energy conference in Louisiana, USA

ArabianIndustry.com Summary A delegation from Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) is taking part in the International District Energy Association (IDEA) Campus Energy 2019, which is being held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. IDEA Campus Energy 2019 is a conference...

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OSU's "Innovation District"

The Sunbury News Summary A proposed innovation district on Ohio State’s west campus is gaining momentum through two proposed buildings that will support research and technology commercialization. Next week, Ohio State’s Board of Trustees Master Planning and Facilities Committee is expected...


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NYSERDA Seeks Abstracts for On-Site Resilient Power Conference

NYSERDA is seeking abstracts from potential featured speakers at the On-Site Resilient Power Conference. Abstracts Due: March 15, 2019 Call for Abstracts: Candidates for featured speakers should be businesses that specialize in and preferably cover the full gamut (either by themselves or...

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POWER Interview: The Future of Power Sector Engineering Amid Market Disruptions

Sonal Patel, Power Summary Danish engineering, design, and consultancy firm Ramboll Group in December entered into an agreement to acquire U.S-based engineering and design consultancy OBG. Founded in 1945, OBG has delivered integrated engineering solutions within water, energy, environment...


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Representative Sean Casten speaks on Energy Efficiency and Climate Change

Click Here to Watch Representative Sean Casten's Speech U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) spoke before the U.S. House of Representatives during Morning Hour on Thursday, February 14, 2019. In his speech, Representative Casten addresses the need to start talking about climate change...