UPS Signs Biogas Deal for 10M Gallon Equivalents Per Year

UPS Signs Biogas Deal for 10M Gallon Equivalents Per Year

UPS signed a deal this week with Environmental Energy LLC subsidiary Big Ox Energy to buy 10 million gallon equivalents of renewable natural gas annually through 2024. It’s the largest investment that UPS has made in this type of biogas. RNG, also called biomethane or … Read more…

House Republican Plan Would Eliminate Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

House Republican Plan Would Eliminate Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

The Republican House tax plan proposed this week includes eliminating the current credit of up to $7,500 for electric vehicle buyers, USA Today reported. Automakers and industry analysts warn that nixing the EV tax incentive could have a negative effect on the entire electric vehicle … Read more…

Going the Distance on Airport Efficiency: Q&A with ATL’s Charles Marshall

Going the Distance on Airport Efficiency: Q&A with ATL’s Charles Marshall

Charles Marshall, airport engineering manager for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, discusses the quest to become one of the world’s greenest airports.

Electric System Turns Diesel Engine Trucking Fleets Into Hybrids

Electric System Turns Diesel Engine Trucking Fleets Into Hybrids

A new electric system converts long-haul diesel trucking fleets into hybrid ones and promises up to 30% fuel and emissions savings. Called 6X4HE, the patented system from Pittsburgh-based Hyliion can be used on new or existing Class 8 trucks, according to the company. Hyliion’s self-contained … Read more…

VW’s Emissions Cheating Scandal Leads to Guilty Plea from Former Exec

VW’s Emissions Cheating Scandal Leads to Guilty Plea from Former Exec

A former Volkswagen AG executive has pleaded guilty to helping the automaker cheat emissions standards — one that put more emphasis on selling cars than it did on obeying environmental rules. Oliver Schmidt, who worked in the United States on environmental issues, pled guilty to … Read more…

Walmart and GM Becoming Biggest Purchasers of Wind Energy

Walmart and GM Becoming Biggest Purchasers of Wind Energy

Wind contracts among corporate power users have grown from 5% in 2013 to 40% in 2016, according to the American Wind Energy Association. Though tech companies like Google and Salesforce have long been using renewable energy, corporate giants such as Walmart and General Motors have … Read more…

Electric Cars to be Cheaper than Gas-Powered Cars by 2025

Electric Cars to be Cheaper than Gas-Powered Cars by 2025

Energy efficient, battery-powered cars will, by 2025, be cheaper to buy than conventiaonal, gasoline-powered cars. Bloomberg New Energy Finance recently reported that the price of the zero emission cars is largely due to falling battery costs. The report says that “batteries currently account for about … Read more…

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