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Growing Octane Needs Widen the Price Difference Between Premium and Regular Gasoline

June 23, 2017 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

The difference between U.S. average retail prices for premium and regular gasoline reached 50 cents per gallon in late 2016, and it has remained near that level so far in 2017. This price difference, or spread, has been generally increasing since 2000. Many…

Global Oil Markets Expected to Tighten in Third Quarter 2017, then Loosen Through 2018

June 19, 2017 - in Energy, Featured, Oil & Gas

Forecast world production of crude oil and other liquids in 2017 and 2018 was revised slightly downward in the June edition of EIA’s Short-Term Energy…

Designing the Transformers of the Future

June 19, 2017 - in Energy

As methods of energy generation and distribution change, transformer design and manufacturing must adapt to meet evolving global standards, reduce coil…

Renewable Energy: Apple Park Construction, Tech Leaders Make Huge Strides

June 9, 2017 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

Clean energy has been an increasingly important topic in the United States. Recent attacks on the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget have created more fuel for the flame of environmental activism. Although there’s much confusion and concern, there’s…

Infrastructure Outlook: User Beware: Energy Code Not Always a Helpful ‘How To’

April 17, 2017 - in Column

The cornerstone of sustainable design is simple: don’t waste energy, water or gas. Do the most with the least. In fact, this is the mantra for all businesses that compete in capital markets where continually stretching dollars is a must. Energy conservation…

IGas Energy Video: A Customer Story

IGas is delivering faster time to insight and improving productivity across the enterprise using the ArcGIS platform. A lightweight integrated deployment in just 18 months has them well ahead of their project implementation plan – and delivering significant…

Ramboll Wins Strategic Project for Morocco’s Future Energy Mix

November 9, 2016 - in Energy

In a joint venture with French partner Sofregaz, Ramboll will develop an integrated gas-to-power project for Morocco’s state power and water utility ONEE. Ramboll and Sofregaz will be the technical advisor on the project, which will enable Morocco to secure…

September – October 2016 TRENDS

October 18, 2016 - in Trends

In this section, Informed Infrastructure compiles infographics from trusted sources that reveal insight on infrastructure spending. We also compile some of the top infrastructure stories that shouldn’t be missed. For ongoing news coverage, turn to Informed…

Black & Veatch Takes on Innovative South African Waste-to-Energy Project

August 3, 2016 - in Energy, News, Renewables, Uncategorized

Johannesburg, South Africa/Overland Park, Kansas – Black & Veatch was selected by MBHE African Power (PTY) Ltd, a local renewable energy developer, to provide technical assistance for the country’s first waste-to-energy (WTE) plant. The energy plant…

Rosa Parks Elementary School Serves as a Model for Energy Reduction

July 22, 2016 - in Construction, Lifecycle

The expansion of Rosa Parks Elementary School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which recently added 12 classrooms, a nurse's office, and a public clinic to the building, has achieved a 71.2 percent reduction over standard energy performance. The significant reduction in…