Across The Wire

  1. Washington Gas Proposes Continuation Of STRIDE Plan To Accelerate Natural Gas Infrastructure Replacements And Enhancements In Maryland
    6/15/2018

    Washington Gas, a WGL Company, recently filed a 5-year plan with the Maryland Public Service Commission to continue progress in the Company’s Strategic Infrastructure Development and Enhancement (STRIDE) initiative to replace aging pipelines in its natural gas system throughout the state

  2. IDTechEx Research Releases Global Electric Trucks And Delivery Vans Markets Report For 2018-2028
    6/15/2018

    Technology improvement with electrified road vehicles has been slow. The primary reason why trucks are now a major focus for electrification is local and national government and other regulations and incentives in the face of increasing public concern about road vehicle emissions and global warming

  3. Hydro-Québec And Central Maine Power Announce Another Major Milestone Towards A Historic Agreement To Bring Clean Energy To Massachusetts
    6/14/2018

    Hydro-Québec and Central Maine Power Company (“CMP”) a subsidiary of AVANGRID, Inc., jointly announced the successful conclusion of contract negotiations with the Massachusetts electric distribution companies (EDCs) for the New England Clean Energy Connect (“NECEC”) 100 percent hydropower project

  4. EDF Renewables Signs Agreement With Alliant Energy To Advance Iowa’s Renewable Energy Leadership
    6/13/2018

    EDF Renewables and Alliant Energy’s Iowa energy company recently announced the signing of contracts by which EDF Renewables will develop and construct up to 200 megawatts (MW) of the Golden Plains Wind Project

  5. Solidia Technologies Supports IEA’s Mission To Accelerate Adoption Of Carbon Capture And Storage Technologies And Clean Energy Solutions
    6/13/2018

    Solidia Technologies joined industry leaders recently at the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Carbon Capture, Utilisation and Storage (CCUS) Policy and Investment Workshop for discussions on advancing worldwide adoption of CCUS technology

  6. Harris Corporation Delivers Advanced Environmental Monitoring Sensor For Japanese Satellite
    6/13/2018

    Harris Corporation has delivered an environmental monitoring sensor for the Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite-2 (GOSAT-2), which will significantly enhance Japan’s ability to monitor greenhouse gases from space

  7. Local Entrepreneur Mass Producing Unique Environmental Product To Combat Plastic Waste Contamination Through Public Support
    6/12/2018

    Marc Mataya, Charlotte resident and serial inventor, created the Leaf Burrito®, a reusable yard waste removal bag, which is designed to help eliminate detrimental single-purpose plastic bags

  8. Dolphin Blue Honored As Best For Environment, Creating Most Positive Environmental Impact
    6/12/2018

    Recently, Dolphin Blue was recognized for being among companies creating the most positive environmental impact based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab

  9. IMO Signals A Strong Determination To Enforce Stricter Global Marine Sulfur Regulations, Leaving Shippers And Refiners Scrambling To Finally Respond, IHS Markit Says
    6/8/2018

    Recent moves by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) have signaled a strong determination by the sanctioning body to strictly enforce a tightening of marine fuel low-sulfur regulations, which will result in a period of huge upheaval in global oil markets, extraordinary margins for some oil refiners, and a potential doubling of fuel costs for shippers, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), the leading global source of critical information and insight. This

  10. Keep It Blue: American Express Joins Parley In Effort To Combat Marine Plastic Pollution
    6/7/2018

    American Express and Parley, an organization focused on combating marine plastic pollution, recently announced a collaboration to raise awareness of this issue with Card Members, business partners and colleagues