Energy Department announces $14.5 million to advance geothermal energy development

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced Monday up to $14.5 million in new funding to advance geothermal energy development, focusing on geothermal drilling. © Shutterstock “Advancing… Read more »

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities honored with 2018 ENERGY STAR award for Clean Energy Program

State efforts in New Jersey were recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy this week, with a 2018 ENERGY STAR Partner… Read more »

Collaboration with utilities seen as first step in growth of smart cities

Becoming a smart city starts with a small step, said one expert, but it’s an important one. © Shutterstock Jesse Berst, chairman of the Smart Cities Council,… Read more »

Florida Public Service Commission approves termination of biomass energy contract

The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) recently approved the termination of an agreement under which Duke Energy Florida, LLC (DEF) purchased biomass energy from Florida Power Development,… Read more »

Gov. Cuomo announces new energy efficient target

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced a new 2025 energy efficiency target for the state, which would provide approximately one-third of the greenhouse gas emissions… Read more »