Toyota and 7-Eleven Japan Join Forces on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

Toyota and 7-Eleven Japan Join Forces on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

7-Eleven Japan and Toyota inked an agreement this month to study energy conservation and carbon dioxide emissions reduction in convenience store distribution and operation. To that end, the two companies said they plan to work on developing hydrogen fuel cell trucks and power generators. Currently, … Read more…

Cooper Tire and Rubber Company Rolls Out Energy Usage Intensity Reductions

Cooper Tire and Rubber Company Rolls Out Energy Usage Intensity Reductions

Findlay, Ohio-based Cooper Tire and Rubber Company has reduced its energy usage intensity by 18% since 2009 and usage intensity has declined, according to the company’s 2016 CSR and sustainability report published today. Cooper is the parent of a global family of companies specializing in … Read more…

Food Giant Taps Hired Hands for Energy Improvements, Pulls 100+ Practical Propositions

Food Giant Taps Hired Hands for Energy Improvements, Pulls 100+ Practical Propositions

McCain Foods, one of the world’s largest manufacturer of frozen French fries, identified more than 100 potential logistical improvements thanks to an employee survey. The McCain Foods processing plant in Timaru, New Zealand, questioned 20 people from various departments, including management and factory floor workers, … Read more…

How Product Design Impacts Energy Management: Q&A with Shaw Industries

How Product Design Impacts Energy Management: Q&A with Shaw Industries

Shifting an organization’s culture requires a willingness to challenge the status quo and step outside the comfort zone, says Charles Chapman, director of energy and reliability engineering for Shaw Industries. Chapman’s group at the global flooring product company used to focus primarily on the engineering … Read more…

Lack of Regulatory Burdens and Incentives Leads to Solar Growth among C&I Customers in Kenya

Lack of Regulatory Burdens and Incentives Leads to Solar Growth among C&I Customers in Kenya

C&I installations are spurring growth Kenya’s emerging solar market, according to an analysis published by Greentech Media. Since 2013, approximately 7 megawatts of captive C&I solar have been awarded and installed in the country, according to data scientist Rosina Norton. In terms of market size, … Read more…

Vail Vows to Invest $25M in Energy Saving Projects

Vail Vows to Invest $25M in Energy Saving Projects

Vail Resorts plans to invest $25 million in energy saving projects like low-energy snowmaking equipment, green building design and construction, and more efficient grooming practices and equipment, as part of its efforts to reach zero net emissions by 2030. This will reduce the company’s electricity … Read more…

Prison Captures $33 Million in Energy, Water Savings with ESPC

Prison Captures $33 Million in Energy, Water Savings with ESPC

A prison in Illinois will benefit from more than $33 million in energy and water savings thanks to an energy savings performance contract (ESPC); the ESPC project is expected to reduce energy consumption by 53% across 13 main buildings, leading to significant reductions in utility and … Read more…

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