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2014-04-08 12:22:54

PITTSBURGH, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shenango Incorporated has reached a consent agreement with the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) to complete a series of additional upgrades at the Neville Island coke battery that will enhance the control of emissions and help attain and maintain compliance with the county's environmental air quality standards. "This settlement recognizes the steps Shenango already has taken to reduce emissions and sets a clear path forward for how we will...

2014-04-07 12:23:40

Project Further Strengthens the Berkshire Hathaway Company's Commitment to Sustainable Operations ETOWAH, Tenn., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acumen Energy Solutions, a leader in delivering comprehensive energy management strategies, today announced the completion of a major lighting retrofit for Johns Manville, further underscoring the Berkshire Hathaway company's commitment to environmental responsibility. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130812/DA61920LOGO The project,...

Energy Usage In America Rose In 2013
2014-04-03 05:37:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Americans’ use of renewable, fossil and nuclear energy grew in 2013 compared with the previous year, according to the latest annual energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The charts, which reveal that the nation's consumption and use of energy, show that Americans used 2.3 quadrillion thermal units more energy in 2013 than in 2012. The Laboratory also released a companion chart illustrating the...

2014-02-20 08:23:30

LONDON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Energy Efficiency and Large South African Commercial BusinessesQuick Wins where High Electricity Tariffs can Negatively Affect Profit MarginsThe research service highlights energy efficiency in the South African commercial sector, with a focus on large commercial businesses. The research service discusses the major drivers as well as major restraints the commercial sector...

2013-12-19 16:23:53

The Green Source Rider offers renewable energy options for industrial and large-use customers in the state RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The N.C. Utilities Commission (NCUC) has approved a new renewable energy program for certain Duke Energy Carolinas customers in North Carolina. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO) The Green Source Rider, approved by the NCUC on Dec. 19, is an experimental program designed to give energy-intensive...

2013-11-15 16:21:21

The Green Source Rider offers renewable energy options for industrial and large-use customers in the state RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Carolinas (NYSE: DUK) has filed a new renewable energy program with the N.C. Utilities Commission (NCUC). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) The Green Source Rider is an experimental program designed to give energy-intensive customers, such as manufacturers, data centers, college campuses...

2013-11-06 12:24:15

Top 10 States Ranked in Energy Efficiency Scorecard: MA, CA, NY, OR, CT, RI, VT, WA, MD, and IL 5 States Most Needing Improvement: ND, WY, SD, AK, MS 5 Most Improved States: MS, ME, KS, OH, and WV WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Energy efficiency measures are thriving in state capitals around the United States, with several states---including Mississippi, Connecticut, Illinois, and West Virginia---taking major steps that moved them up the ranks in the seventh annual...

2013-10-04 16:20:54

At long-time manufacturing facility, nearly $2 million in improvements enable energy saving air filters to be made more efficiently. CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill., Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- At Camfil -- the world's leading provider of clean air solutions -- energy efficiency isn't just a hallmark of the company's products. It's a hallmark of how those products get made in the first place. In August, Camfil unveiled a nearly $2 million upgrade of its manufacturing facility in Crystal...

2013-10-02 23:25:54

Industry can tackle rising emissions and mitigate climate change by being more energy efficient – and the technology is in place to do it now, according to the Institute for Industrial Productivity. (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 With fresh evidence from IPCC that climate change is almost certainly caused by humans, industry must become more energy efficient, says the Institute for Industrial Productivity (IIP), one of the world’s leading experts in industrial energy efficiency. IIP’s...

2013-06-20 23:17:26

Valta technologies this week launched a campaign on Kickstarter.com unveiling the creation of a “smart” power outlet that can wirelessly control electronic devices in the home and office. Toronto (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Valta technologies this week launched a campaign on Kickstarter.com unveiling the creation of a “smart” power outlet that can wirelessly control electronic devices in the home and office. The system, which allows users to control appliances via their...