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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...

2014-04-02 16:22:30

VALLEJO, Calif. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) today announced that EcoFactor has joined the organization's Board of Directors. EcoFactor CMO Ted Fagenson will provide insight for and participate in PLMA activities that include twice yearly conferences, monthly webinars and other industry resources and activities. "Utilities are increasingly adding new solutions and programs such as energy efficiency to their core residential...

2014-03-31 08:24:31

Ventyx energy advisors analyze the latest news and industry trends to reveal market opportunities and challenges facing North American energy companies ATLANTA, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventyx, an ABB company, today announced the launch of a new online resource for energy and utility industry stakeholders. The new website offers access to key market insights that provide a deeper understanding of the impact current and future trends have on energy markets in North America....

2014-03-31 08:23:12

MagneGas and FutureEnergy Sign JV to Advance Combustion and Fuel Technologies TAMPA, Fla., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation, www.magnegas.com ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, today announced it signed an expanded joint venture agreement with technology partner Future Energy Pty Ltd of Australia. Under the terms of the...

2014-03-27 23:26:39

South African institutions will give in-depth information on the challenges and benefits of CSP and mining hybridization at CSP Today South Africa 2014. London - UK (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Many mining operations are located in remote areas with limited or non-existent electricity or gas network access. Therefore energy supplies for these sites rely heavily on fossil fuels that require mobilization over long distances, which is an increasingly costly process. CSP is in the perfect position...

2014-03-25 08:38:49

EcoSmart Intelligent Energy Management Balances Student Residence Hall Comfort and Energy Savings MILWAUKEE, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telkonet, Inc. (OTC BB: TKOI), whose complementary business divisions include EcoSmart(TM), an energy management technology platform featuring Recovery Time(TM) technology and EthoStream(®), one of the largest high-speed Internet access ("HSIA") providers in the world, today announced that their EcoSmart system has been selected to manage...

2014-03-18 12:23:02

Cahill Energy signs historic agreement with the Barbados Government to build and operate a revolutionary Waste to Energy plant utilising the most innovative technology available to provide up to 25% of the island's energy needs NEW YORK, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Guernsey-based Cahill Energy is delighted to announce it signed a historic agreement with the Government of Barbados on 15th March 2014 to build and operate a leading edge clean energy plant on the Caribbean...

2014-03-17 16:29:23

Vinyl and Metal Clad Vinyl Windows designated ENERGY STAR(®) Most Efficient EDMONTON, March 17, 2014 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row, All Weather Windows has received the ENERGY STAR Most Efficient designation on almost 400 window products. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient designation recognizes the most efficient products among those that qualify for ENERGY STAR in the current calendar year. These exceptional products represent the leading edge in energy-efficient models....

2014-03-14 20:20:34

Price College of Business Energy Institute at OU hosts energy leaders NORMAN, Okla., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thought leaders from the energy industry will meet on the University of Oklahoma's Norman campus next month to discuss the global and domestic impact of a steadily increasing U.S. energy supply. The Price College of Business Energy Institute at OU will serve as host for the second annual Energy Symposium on Thursday, April 10. "We are experiencing a time of...

2014-03-13 17:13:30

Gas networks in Eastern European countries, such as Ukraine and Belarus are less resilient than the UK during conflicts and crises, according to new research from mathematicians at Queen Mary University of London. The authors suggest that a decentralized approach to managing congestion on gas pipeline networks could be crucial for energy security during geopolitical conflicts or natural disasters, for example. "Natural gas accounts for 24 per cent of energy consumption in Europe*," said...

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