NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:43:27 EST Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:43:27 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819883&source=RSS Port of Paulsboro to receive 1.5M for water infrastructure improvements The Port of Paulsboro will receive a 1. 58 million grant from the U. S. Department of Commerce&#8217s Economic Development Administration for a water infrastructure improvement project. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819890&source=RSS New Brunswick City Council approves community solar program The New Brunswick City Council approved a measure that would put the city on the path to be 100 percent reliable on clean energy by the year 2035, 15 years ahead of Gov. Phil Murphy&#8217s 2050 goal for the entire state. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180815/NJBIZ01/180819909&source=RSS River Horse in running for best solar-powered brewery River Horse Brewing Co. in Ewing has been cited by solar lobby Solar United Neighbors as one of the best solar-powered breweries in the country, and is in the running for the No. 1 spot. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180815/NJBIZ01/180819909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180814/NJBIZ01/180819939&source=RSS NJBPU unveils financing rules for offshore wind The state&#8217s Board of Public Utilities released long-awaited financing rules on how offshore wind developers will be able to fund their projects. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180814/NJBIZ01/180819939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180803/NJBIZ01/180809929&source=RSS South Jersey Industries creates holding company The South Jersey Industries Board of Directors has approved creating SJI Utilities, a holding company for its South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas utilities. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180803/NJBIZ01/180809929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809977&source=RSS ADP 219K jobs added in July American employers added 219,000 jobs in July, Roseland-based payroll processing company ADP said in a report issued Wednesday. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809991&source=RSS New Brunswick officials eye community solar program Local officials in New Brunswick are moving toward a program that calls for the city to be 100 percent reliant on clean energy by the year 2035. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180731/NJBIZ01/180739957&source=RSS Louis Berger to be acquired for 400M Morristown-based global professional services corporation Louis Berger has entered into a 400 million agreement to be acquired by Canadian engineering company WSP Global Inc. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180731/NJBIZ01/180739957&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180727/NJBIZ01/180729865&source=RSS NJBIZ names 40 Under 40 Awards winners for 2018 The NJBIZ 40 Under 40 awards honor young professionals, as you may have guessed, under the age of 40 making moves in the Garden State. Some names you may know, others you may be seeing for the first time &#8211 but we're betting it won't be the last. Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180727/NJBIZ01/180729865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719793&source=RSS American Water to acquire Roxbury Water Voorhees based-New Jersey American Water on Thursday announced an agreement to acquire Roxbury Water Co. , which has 3,900 residential and commercial customers in Roxbury Township. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719795&source=RSS NJ utility board details final stretch for offshore wind plan The state&#8217s Board of Public Utilities on Thursday held one of its first public hearings aimed at narrowing down how it might go forward with a comprehensive offshore wind plan, with the emphasis for now on getting information on the process out to the public. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719795&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719878&source=RSS Meadowlands plant Business bullish, others cry foul The battle lines are drawn on a proposal to place a gas-fired power plant in the Meadowlands. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719892&source=RSS PSEG hires corporate lawyer to investigate customer death Public Service Enterprise Group has hired corporate trial attorney Theodore Wells to conduct an internal investigation of the death of Linda Daniels, an older customer who died July 5 after PSEG shut power to her house for delinquent payments. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719908&source=RSS JCPL investing 400M to enhance distribution system Jersey Central Power Light filed a four-year infrastructure plan Friday with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to enhance the reliability of its distribution system against severe weather and reduce the frequency and duration of power outages. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719915&source=RSS State to probe death after power shut-off Gov. Phil Murphy and the state&#8217s Board of Public Utilities have launched an investigation into the death of Newark resident, 68-year-old Linda Daniels, who died after Public Service Electric Gas Co. shut off power to her home for delinquent payments. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719929&source=RSS Middlesex authority gets 1M toward treatment plant project The Middlesex County Utilities Authority will receive an additional 1 million for a project to provide bypass pumping for the Sayreville sewage treatment plant damaged by Hurricane Sandy. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709982&source=RSS New Brunswick residents press renewable energy plan Some New Brunswick residents have delivered a petition of 650 signatures supporting a citywide community energy aggregation program that would allow residents and businesses to purchase 100 percent renewable electricity by the year 2035. Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629809&source=RSS Poll 41 percent of voters say NJ air pollution 'very serious' problem A significant percentage of New Jersey voters say they consider air pollution resulting from the state&#8217s heavy transportation use to be a &#8220very serious&#8221 problem and one the government isn&#8217t doing enough about, according to a new poll conducted on behalf of the Sierra Club. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 13:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629809&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180627/NJBIZ01/180629831&source=RSS Atlantic City Electric names Stockbridge region president Atlantic City Electric has announced energy industry veteran Gary Stockbridge as regional president, filling the vacancy left by Vince Maione who retired in March. Wed, 27 Jun 2018 14:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180627/NJBIZ01/180629831&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180626/NJBIZ01/180629854&source=RSS Viability of offshore wind energy touted at NJBIZ panel New Jersey could benefit from harnessing offshore wind, and its educated workforce offers a competitive advantage in promoting energy development projects in the state. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 14:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180626/NJBIZ01/180629854&source=RSS