Across The Wire

  1. Boston Metal Raises $20M To Deliver Industrial-Scale Electrolysis Solution For High-Volume Ferroalloys Production
    1/10/2019

    Boston Metal announced recently that it has raised $20M in a Series A funding round led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures with participation from Prelude Ventures and The Engine

  2. SoCalGas Receives Funding From AQMD For Projects To Reduce Emissions In Residential And Commercial Buildings
    1/10/2019

    Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced the utility was awarded $1.7 million in funding from the South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) for two projects to reduce emissions in residential and commercial buildings

  3. West Coast Fleets Adopt XL Electrification Systems To Meet Emissions Goals
    1/9/2019

    XL, the leader in connected vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, recently announced that the Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto are the latest West Coast municipalities and utilities to electrify portions of their fleets with XL-equipped vehicles

  4. New Study Finds That Replacing Aging Coal Plants With Wind And Solar Can Save Colorado $2.5B By 2040 While Sharply Slashing Emissions
    1/8/2019

    A new report commissioned by Community Energy, Inc. finds that replacing Colorado’s aging coal plants with a mix of wind and solar backed by battery storage and natural gas would save Colorado electric customers almost $250M per year, roughly $2.5B in net present value through 2040

  5. Charah Solutions Installs MP618 Innovative Thermal Process Technology For Fly Ash Beneficiation In Sulphur, Louisiana
    1/8/2019

    Charah Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry, has installed its proprietary fly ash beneficiation technology at the company’s Sulphur, Louisiana, terminal to improve the quality of fly ash and to increase its supply of marketable fly ash to concrete producers nationwide

  6. Powered By Clean Energy’s Redeem RNG, Overseas Freight Deploys The First Commercial Near-Zero Trucks At Ports Of Long Beach And Los Angeles
    1/8/2019

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced it will supply Redeem renewable natural gas (RNG) to intermodal trucking company Overseas Freight as part of an emissions reduction initiative in the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles

  7. Duke Energy's Hamilton Solar Power Plant Opens In Florida, Providing More Carbon-Free Energy For Sunshine State Customers
    1/8/2019

    Duke Energy today announced the completion and operation of its new 74.9-megawatt (MW) Hamilton Solar Power Plant in Jasper, Fla

  8. Toyota And Kenworth Collaborate To Develop Zero Emission Trucks
    1/8/2019

    Kenworth Truck Company and Toyota Motor North America are collaborating to develop 10 zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains

  9. Transboundary Pollution Poses Growing Global Health Threat
    1/7/2019

    Disease-causing toxic pollution is a leading cause of death globally, and harms the health of millions of people, including those who live far from the source of the pollution, according to a new report issued recently by the non-profit organization Pure Earth

  10. EDF Renewables North America And Phoenix Wind Repower, LLC Sign Operations & Maintenance Agreement For Wind Projects In Texas
    1/7/2019

    EDF Renewables North America has signed a multi-year agreement with Phoenix Wind Repower, LLC, a portfolio investment of a fund managed by the Infrastructure and Power strategy at Ares Management Corporation, to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services for three wind projects located in Texas