HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 29, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has agreed to sell Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. (“WTI”) to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners (“ECP”) for $1.94 billion in cash. - See more at: http://investors.wm.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=119743&p=irol-recentnewsArticle&ID=1952329&highlight=#sthash.ZYVb6mS7.dpuf
“This solar photovoltaic system, one of the largest of its kind in Connecticut, will allow the Authority to be more efficient and lower our energy costs. These savings are passed on to our customers in the form of reduced rate increases,” said Larry L. Bingaman, the Regional Water Authority’s President and CEO.
BOSTON- At the invitation from the federal Environmental Protection Agency, Maine Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Patricia Aho presented the EPA’s annual Environmental Merit Awards to four Maine recipients
The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is encouraging residents to protect their health and that of their neighbors by limiting their exposure to pollution created from improperly burning wood.
The Sustainability Division at the Maine Department of Environmental Protection is offering free workshops to encourage the recovery of food scraps and the beneficial reuse of those materials either through composting, anaerobic digestion or other applications. 40 percent of Maine's municipal solid waste is organics and could be diverted from a landfill and beneficially reused.
The data are in: The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is driving billions of dollars of economic activity across America. This is the result of years of investment by the biofuel sector to bring clean, low carbon renewable fuels to market.
The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) today announced yet another win for rooftop solar: the Vermont Legislature voted to increase the state's solar net metering cap from 4% of a utility's peak load to 15%.
SEABROOK, NH--(Marketwired - Sep 11, 2013) - SustainX, Inc., a leader in utility-grade bulk energy storage technology, has completed construction and begun startup of the world's first megawatt-scale isothermal compressed air energy storage (ICAES™) system.