NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Mon, 25 May 2015 15:59:51 EST Mon, 25 May 2015 15:59:51 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529953&source=RSS Locus Energy solar fleet tops 1 GW mark Back in 2012, there was 1 gigawatt of solar capacity in the entire United Kingdom. As of this month, the fleet of one New Jersey company has outdone that figure. Thu, 21 May 2015 12:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529953&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159990&source=RSS Nautilus in position of strength after surviving industry swings Nautilus Solar started with some scribbled notes on a half-crumpled Starbucks napkin in Madison. Fri, 15 May 2015 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159991&source=RSS Bringing new energy For JCPL President Fakult, increasing infrastructure and communication are key James Fakult took over as president of Jersey Central Power Light in June 2013. And while he was not with the company when Hurricane Sandy hit in October 2012, he was an executive with JCPL's parent company, First Energy, at the time. Fri, 15 May 2015 13:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159992&source=RSS Trash to treasure A perfect spot for solar farms Todd Hranicka long associated landfills with the old-fashioned Baltimore junkyards he and his father regularly drove to and flung a trunk's worth of trash into when he was young. Fri, 15 May 2015 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159993&source=RSS Out-of-state companies renewing their interest in New Jersey market When Green Mountain Energy Co. set up shop in New Jersey in 2000, it was the first retail supplier offering renewable energy products to customers in the state. Fri, 15 May 2015 13:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159994&source=RSS Solar flare Industry worried expiring tax credit could send it on another downward spiral History repeating itself &#8212 that's what Scott Keller, sales manager at Garden State Solar LLC, pictures. Fri, 15 May 2015 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/305159994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150514/NJBIZ01/150519889&source=RSS New Jersey Resources names treasurer New Jersey Resources announced Thursday it has promoted Jamie Kent to treasurer. Thu, 14 May 2015 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150514/NJBIZ01/150519889&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509887&source=RSS New Jersey engineering firm expands into Texas market A New Jersey-based engineering firm announced Wednesday that it has opened its first office in Texas in order to better serve its clients and partners in the oil and gas industry, as well as the area's real estate development market. Wed, 06 May 2015 10:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509977&source=RSS AACCNJ honors Wells Fargo, PSEG with top contributor of the year award The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey announced Thursday that Wells Fargo and PSEG have been awarded its 2014 top contributor of the year award for supporting the chamber. Fri, 01 May 2015 13:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150428/NJBIZ01/150429793&source=RSS Miele's next move German company preparing to enter high-end kitchen market If you were looking for a point of reference, you might say the touch screen interface on the stovetops is similar to an iPhone. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150428/NJBIZ01/150429793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150423/NJBIZ01/150429894&source=RSS Construction underway on 36M JCPL project in Morristown Jersey Central Power Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. , announced Thursday that its substation in Wharton is expanding to allow for new voltage-regulating equipment that will improve service for customers and reinforce the electrical system. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150423/NJBIZ01/150429894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150418/NJBIZ01/150419814&source=RSS Paving her way to success Atlantic InfraRed changing the construction industry Potholes. You probably went through one this morning. They are, after all, inevitable &#8212 caused by weather and repairs. But here's something you probably didn't know If fixed correctly, they only need to be repaired once. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150418/NJBIZ01/150419814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150323/NJBIZ01/303209998&source=RSS Paving her way to success Potholes. You probably went through one this morning. They are, after all, inevitable &#8212 caused by weather and repairs. But here's something you probably didn't know If fixed correctly, they only need to be repaired once. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150323/NJBIZ01/303209998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150319/NJBIZ01/150319751&source=RSS Wipro partnering with Ohio, Kentucky water utility Greater Cincinnati Water Works, a multistate utility, has chosen Wipro Ltd. as its IT partner as it transforms its customer relationship management, billing and service bureau operations. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150319/NJBIZ01/150319751&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150316/NJBIZ01/150319835&source=RSS Tinton Falls firm wraps up pair of solar energy installations EPS Corporation's Alternative Energy Systems unit has completed two solar energy installations in California, the company announced Monday. Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150316/NJBIZ01/150319835&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150310/NJBIZ01/150319983&source=RSS Energy company makes controlling investment in Jersey City solar firm An independent energy company has acquired a controlling interest in Jersey City-based renewable energy company Soltage LLC, the companies announced Tuesday. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150310/NJBIZ01/150319983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150306/NJBIZ01/150309856&source=RSS Covanta declares quarterly dividend Morristown-based Covanta Holdings Corp. announced Thursday that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150306/NJBIZ01/150309856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150224/NJBIZ01/150229908&source=RSS JCPL announces 267M in projects slated for 2015 Jersey Central Power Light, which serves 1. 1 million customers in 13 counties around the state, said Monday that it is planning to spend about 267 million on electrical system maintenance and enhancement projects in 2015. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150224/NJBIZ01/150229908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150216/NJBIZ01/302169981&source=RSS The new neighbor Rugby Realty Co. quickly making its presence felt since coming to New Jersey Rugby Realty Co. made its first foray into New Jersey in late 2013 &#8212 and it was something of a deviation from its usual playbook of the past three decades. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150216/NJBIZ01/302169981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150216/NJBIZ01/302169991&source=RSS Corporate leasebacks on the rise As investors in corporate real estate, executives with Onyx Equities know the value of having a high-quality, creditworthy tenant in place when the firm acquires an office building. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150216/NJBIZ01/302169991&source=RSS