Latest World energy resources and consumption Stories

2009-06-19 06:00:00

Recent Successes with Brown University, Providence College, Rhode Island School of Design and Roger Williams University Underscore the Value of World Energy's People, Process and Technology WORCESTER, MA, June 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - World Energy Solutions, Inc.

2009-06-12 06:00:00

World Energy Streamlines Strategic Procurement for World's Third Busiest Airport; Online Auction Delivers Major Cost Savings, Fair and Transparent Process DFW INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, TX and WORCESTER, MA, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - World Energy Solutions, Inc.

2009-05-28 06:20:00

Rapidly industrializing nations like China and Russia are expected to drive up global energy demand by some 44 percent during the next two decades, according to a US governmental energy forecasting agency.

2009-05-18 10:01:00

Study Finds Fossil Fuels & National Grid Threaten Military, Economic, Climate Security Identifies Critical Opportunities for DoD Leadership & Innovation WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- America's energy posture constitutes a serious and urgent threat to national security -- militarily, diplomatically and economically, according to a blue-ribbon panel of top-ranking retired admirals and generals.

2009-05-06 09:35:00

Third annual Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reveals regulation and incentives will drive investment MILWAUKEE, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy efficiency has never been more important, according to new research commissioned by Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI).

2009-04-30 11:00:00

Aggressive Conservation Efforts on Track to Shatter 20 Percent Energy Reduction Goal HARRISBURG, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While visiting the 2009 Energy Expo that is dedicated to energy conservation, Department of General Services Secretary James P.

2009-04-27 20:06:00

- 1.2 megawatt solar panel system, energy efficiency upgrades expected to cut facility's electricity requirements in half to save $550,000 per year LOS ANGELES, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) today unveiled a groundbreaking energy efficiency and renewable power project with the installation of the nation's largest solar panel system at a transit facility.

2009-04-23 07:00:00

DENVER, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Altira Group LLC, a pioneer and leader in venture capital and private equity funding for energy technology companies, today announced a pair of significant investments totaling $17.5MM in the renewable energy sector. Continuing to demonstrate its commitment to helping meet global energy demand, Altira made lead investments in two strategic companies, EPS Corp of Costa Mesa, CA and Lilliputian Systems, Inc.

2009-04-22 07:30:00

Online Auctions Give School System the Edge in Securing New Electricity Contracts TOMS RIVER, NJ and WORCESTER, MA, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Demonstrating the power of online energy procurement, World Energy Solutions, Inc.

2009-04-15 06:40:00

According to industry forecasters, US power plants will see a 2.6 percent drop in the amount of coal they burn in 2009 compared with the previous year.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.