New Renewable Fuel Standard Sympathetic to Ethanol Makers

New Renewable Fuel Standard Sympathetic to Ethanol Makers

During the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump campaigned in Iowa on maintaining the ethanol requirements and the subsidies given to farmers to produce the gas additive. But the Environmental Protection Agency has proposed to reduce the percentages necessary for 2018. The so-called Renewable Fuel Standard … Read more…

Walmart, Apple Lead On-Site Renewables Challenge

Walmart, Apple Lead On-Site Renewables Challenge

Walmart, Apple and the US Department of Energy are the top three on-site renewable power users, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency’s list of Green Power Partners. Coca-Cola and General Motors round out the top five. As of October 26, 307 organizations have joined the EPA’s Green Power Partnership, … Read more…

IEMS Revenue to Reach $35.6B by 2024

IEMS Revenue to Reach $35.6B by 2024

The industrial energy management system (IEMS) market is expected to grow from $13.5 billion in 2015 to $35.6 billion in 2024, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Increasing customer demand for IEMS software and services will cause this market will grow aggressively during … Read more…

DOE to Invest $10 Million as Part of New “Smart Cities” Initiative

The US Department of Energy (DOE) will invest almost $10 million to expand smart cities technologies that promote energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The investment is part of the Obama Administration’s new Smart Cities Initiative to help local communities address the effects of … Read more…

Energy Efficiency Focus Will Help Time Warner Meet 30% Carbon Reduction Target

Energy Efficiency Focus Will Help Time Warner Meet 30% Carbon Reduction Target

Time Warner Cable (TWC) will focus on energy efficiency and fleet reduction efforts to meet its new two-year goal to reduce its carbon intensity by 30 percent by the end of 2016. Earlier this year, TWC announced it achieved a 38 percent carbon intensity reduction, … Read more…

FPL Customers Set to Save Over $70 Million Annually with Cleaner Fuel

The Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC) approved a settlement agreement between Florida Power & Light (FPL) and the Office of Public Counsel on August 27 that is expected to save the utility’s 4.7 million customers more than $70 million annually. The FPSC ruling modifies FPL’s … Read more…

FERC Joins with DOE, EPA to Manage Rollout of Clean Power Plan

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) agreed on August 3 that, as the Clean Power Plan (CPP) is executed nationwide, they will monitor the development of single-state or multi-state plans, or, where … Read more…

IECA Slams House Subcommittee’s Proposed FERC Cost Recovery Plans

How should the costs of US energy security and resiliency be recovered? Not by raising rates to utility customers, the Washington, DC-based Industrial Energy Consumers of America (IECA) argued in a letter to the US House Subcommittee on Energy and Power on July 22. In … Read more…

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