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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…

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,…

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…

Government Subsidies Keeping Wind Energy Afloat: NCPA

July 20, 2016 - in Energy

Dallas, TX  –State subsidies to renewable energy give an unfair advantage to more expensive and inefficient sources of energy, while requiring taxpayers and ratepayers to pick up the tab, warns a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.…

Providing Innovative Solutions for Africa Power Generation

July 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy

Johannesburg, July 13, 2016  – Greater access to more abundant, reliable power is critical to unlocking Africa’s potential, according to global engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company Black & Veatch. Opportunities to harness the continent's…

Dewberry Performs Persistent Commissioning Pilot for North Carolina State University

July 13, 2016 - in Buildings, Energy, Maintenance, Projects

Dewberry is performing persistent commissioning (PCx), an advanced building analytics service, as a pilot program for North Carolina State University (NCSU). The project has been separated into two phases: initialization and ongoing monitoring. During initialization,…

Taiwan Delivers Eco-Power to NJ Liberty State Park

July 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 8, 2016—The Green Trade Project Office (GTPO), Taiwan's leader in the promotion and integration of green products and services, is proud to announce that "Skynergy", a self-developed, stand-alone photovoltaic power container, will be…

Cooling Down Chicago: How Green and Cool Roofs Could Impact Urban Climate

June 1, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy

More than 50 percent of today’s population lives in cities. According to the United Nations Development Programme, that number is predicted to rise to 70 percent by 2050. Growing urbanization increases the overall temperature of a city as buildings, roads,…

Water-Energy Nexus New Focus of Berkeley Lab Research

May 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy, Water

Billions of gallons of water are used each day in the United States for energy production—for hydroelectric power generation, thermoelectric plant cooling, and countless other industrial processes, including oil and gas mining. And huge amounts of energy…