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Pasadena, California Fire Department Switches to Neste MY Renewable Diesel

May 11, 2018 - in Energy, Renewables

The Pasadena Fire Department, a California city northeast of Los Angeles, has switched much of its fleet of apparatus from operating on petroleum diesel to using Neste MY Renewable Diesel™. The department plans to transition all its fleet apparatus to renewable…

Renewable Energy Jobs Reach 10.3 Million Worldwide in 2017

May 10, 2018 - in Energy, Featured, News, Renewables

Abu Dhabi, UAE — The renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017, a 5.3 per cent increase from 2016, according to…

BP and Alaska Gasline Development Corporation Sign Binding Gas Sales Precedent Agreement

May 9, 2018 - in Corporate, Energy, News, Oil & Gas

(ANCHORAGE) — The Alaska LNG Project reached a historic milestone today as BP Alaska and Alaska Gasline Development Corporation (AGDC) announced the…

EIA Releases May’s U.S. Short-Term Energy Forecast

May 9, 2018 - in Energy

The U.S. Energy Information Administration released its Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 The full STEO can be downloaded at: http://www.eia.gov/forecasts/steo/ EIA’s STEO forecast on summer gasoline prices and demand/supply is at:…

Energy Storage Company Launches Bid to Raise $50 Million

May 3, 2018 - in Energy

1414 Degrees Head of Corporate Service Penelope Bettison, Executive Chairman Dr Kevin Moriarty and Chief Technology Officer Matthew Johnson at the commpany's Lonsdale plant. South Australian energy storage company 1414 degrees has launched a bid to go public…

Moxie Solar Illinois Opens Headquarters in Dixon, Illinois

May 2, 2018 - in Energy, News, Renewables

 DIXON, IL- Moxie Solar Illinois LLC, in partnership with the City of Dixon, Lee County, Small Business Development Center of Dixon, Lee County Industrial Development Association, and Dixon Chamber of Commerce and Main Street, is proud to announce the…

Progress on Global Energy Goals Slow, but Strong Gains in Countries Show Promise

May 2, 2018 - in Energy, Featured

LISBON, May 2, 2018 —The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but real progress is being made in certain areas – particularly expansion of access to electricity in least developed…

Nevada Solar Applications Through the Roof Following Passage of Net Metering Bill (AB 405)

May 2, 2018 - in Energy, Renewables

LAS VEGAS – The rooftop solar industry is shining once again in Nevada. NV Energy’s most recent annual plan noted a strong increase in applications for its SolarGenerations rooftop solar program following key state policy changes in 2017 that put the market…

Amerlux, FSG Unlock $831B for Retrofits

May 2, 2018 - in Energy

OAKLAND, N.J.  – Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today its collaboration with Facility Solutions Group (FSG) to launch a free energy audit program that will help municipalities and companies take advantage…

Engineers Get a Grip on Slippery Surfactants

April 27, 2018 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

HOUSTON  – A Rice University group's innovative surfactant theory removes limitations of a 100-year-old model for interfacial behavior in enhanced oil recovery. The lab of Rice chemical engineer Walter Chapman customized a well-worn model to analyze…