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  1. First Solar Begins Operation Of 250 Megawatt Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project

    Recently, First Solar, Inc. and the Moapa Band of Paiutes joined Sen. Dean Heller, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, Nevada State Energy Office Director Angela Dykema, Clark County Commissioner Marilyn Kirkpatrick, executives from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and other community and energy industry leaders to celebrate the commissioning of the Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project

  2. Green Packaging Taking The Reins From Plastic, Says Infiniti Research

    The world is turning green: from environmentally-friendly energy sources, cosmetics, food products, and electronics, consumers are increasingly choosing to purchase products that are not negatively impactful on the environment and are manufactured and sourced in an ethical way

  3. Diamond Green Diesel To Expand Renewable Fuel Capacity Using Ecofining Technology From Honeywell UOP

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) UOP today announced that the Diamond Green Diesel facility in Norco, La., will expand its annual production capacity of renewable diesel from 10,000 barrels per day to 18,000 bpd, using Honeywell UOP's Ecofining™ process technology

  4. Freedonia Engine Expert Weighs In On GM's Plan To Retain Control Of Its Diesel Engine Engineering Center In Italy

    Diesel engine cars have gotten a lot of bad press recently. In 2015, Volkswagen was caught cheating on emissions tests, calling into question the ability of new diesel engine technologies to reduce emissions and comply with strict environmental regulations

  5. PG&E Renewable Energy Deliveries Grow; GHG-Free Portfolio Is Nearly 70 Percent

    Nearly 70 percent of the electricity Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) delivered to its customers in 2016 came from greenhouse gas free resources, the company announced this week. One of the nation’s cleanest energy companies, PG&E delivered an average of 32.8 percent of its electricity in 2016 from renewable resources including solar, wind, geothermal, biomass and hydroelectric sources

  6. Worcester Polytechnic Institute, The Bureau Of Safety And Environmental Enforcement, And The U.S. Coast Guard Successfully Test A Novel Oil Spill Cleanup Technology

    Tests conducted this week of a novel technology that can greatly accelerate the combustion of crude oil floating on water demonstrated its potential to become an effective tool for minimizing the environmental impact of future oil spills

  7. NASA Study Confirms Biofuels Reduce Jet Engine Pollution

    Using biofuels to help power jet engines reduces particle emissions in their exhaust by as much as 50 to 70 percent, in a new study conclusion that bodes well for airline economics and Earth's environment

  8. Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $2.3M

    Fuel Tech, Inc., a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, recently announced the receipt of multiple air pollution control (APC) contracts from customers in Europe

  9. Silicon Mobility Announced OLEA LIB And OLEA APP, Software Content Favoring Longer Battery Range, Faster Charging Time And The Adoption Of Lighter/Smaller Battery And eMotor For Hybrid And Electric Vehicle

    Silicon Mobility, the technology leader developing semiconductor solutions for cleaner, safer and smarter mobility, announced recently OLEA LIB and OLEA APP, a software library and an application optimized for OLEA increasing the energy efficiency, the battery range and the charging speed for hybrid and electric vehicles

  10. PennWell Launches New Conference For US Offshore Oil And Gas And Offshore Wind Industry

    PennWell Corporation is pleased to announce the first conference dedicated to bringing together the U.S. offshore oil and gas industry and the U.S. offshore wind industry for information exchange and networking.