NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:33:23 EST Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:33:23 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129926&source=RSS BPU again rejects Fishermen's Energy project The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities voted Friday to again reject a project put forth by Cape May-based Fishermen's Energy for a 25-megawatt wind farm three miles off the coast of Atlantic City. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129926&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129954&source=RSS NRG sets lofty sustainability goals at groundbreaking of new green HQ The fruits of Economic Development Authority's tax incentives for NRG Energy came to bear as the energy giant held a groundbreaking for its new 130,000-square-foot headquarters at Carnegie Center in Princeton on Thursday. It was an event the company also used to unveil its lofty sustainability plans. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129954&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141118/NJBIZ01/141119757&source=RSS PSEG declares quarterly dividend Public Service Enterprise Group on Tuesday declared its quarterly dividend for the fourth quarter of 2014. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141118/NJBIZ01/141119757&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141117/NJBIZ01/141119799&source=RSS South Jersey Industries unit wins Virginia contract South Jersey Industries announced Monday that its South Jersey Resources Group unit will supply fuel management services to a Virginia natural gas generating station. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141117/NJBIZ01/141119799&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119877&source=RSS NRG Energy names first CEO of its Home division NRG Energy on Thursday announced that its NRG Home unit will have its first CEO and president, effective Dec. 1. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119877&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119879&source=RSS Former Alcatel-Lucent chairman takes over as CEO of Mass. company A Massachusetts company has named a new CEO and president the former chairman of Alcatel-Lucent, the company formed in 2006 by the merger of Alcatel and Murray Hill-based Lucent Technologies. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109995&source=RSS Bringing military discipline to business practices Frank Libutti is all about the mission &#8212 and as a retired U. S. Marine Corps lieutenant general who served from 1966 to 2001, he brings that level of focus and attention to his dealings as president and CEO of PSS Global. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109995&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141106/NJBIZ01/141109813&source=RSS Astrodyne acquires Hackettstown-based power supplies manufacturer Astrodyne Corp. , a Mansfield, Massachusetts-based developer of specialized power solutions, announced Thursday that it has acquired Hackettstown-based TDI Power. Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141106/NJBIZ01/141109813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141104/NJBIZ01/141109912&source=RSS Private-sector cleanup experts playing key role at Roche site From gas stations to dry cleaners to old industrial buildings, a 5-year-old state program is streamlining environmental cleanups at more than 10,000 sites in New Jersey. Tue, 04 Nov 2014 11:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141104/NJBIZ01/141109912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141103/NJBIZ01/141109977&source=RSS Election Day Here's a look at some key issues and how they impact business Transportation Trust Fund, film incentives, affordable housing and more . . . Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141103/NJBIZ01/141109977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141030/NJBIZ01/141039982&source=RSS PSEG reports higher Q3 earnings Public Service Enterprise Group, the parent of utility PSEG, announced Thursday that its net and operating earnings both rose in the third quarter of 2014. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141030/NJBIZ01/141039982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141030/NJBIZ01/141039988&source=RSS Finance exec leaves N.J. refining company for Texas firm A New Jersey energy executive is headed to Texas as the new chief financial officer for refinery logistics company Western Refining Logistics GP LLC, it said earlier this week. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141030/NJBIZ01/141039988&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141028/NJBIZ01/141029761&source=RSS PSEG starts work on its largest solar project, atop S. Jersey landfill Public Service Electric Gas Company has begun construction on its largest solar project to date, it said Tuesday. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141028/NJBIZ01/141029761&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249996&source=RSS So what's the big deal about raising the gas tax? It turns out, we already willingly pay extra now State Department of Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox said what everyone knows to be true last week when discussing the quickly depleting Transportation Trust Fund Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249997&source=RSS Another chance for wind program It has been more than four years since Gov. Chris Christie signed the Offshore Wind Economic Development Act, a measure that was intended to spark the creation of a new green industry in New Jersey and put the state at the forefront of innovation in the sector. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141023/NJBIZ01/141029871&source=RSS Executive leaves PSEG to take over Illinois power generator A Public Service Enterprise Group executive has taken over as the CEO and president of an Illinois power generation company, it announced Wednesday. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141023/NJBIZ01/141029871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141021/NJBIZ01/141029947&source=RSS Energy company pays 61.4M for six Bulgarian projects Keyport-based renewable energy company Energiz Renewable Inc. said Tuesday it has signed a letter of intent to purchase six Bulgarian power projects for 61. 4 million. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141021/NJBIZ01/141029947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141021/NJBIZ01/141029948&source=RSS NJR Energy acquires its third onshore wind project Wall-based NJR Clean Energy Ventures, the unregulated distributed power subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, announced Tuesday that it has acquired its third onshore wind project. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141021/NJBIZ01/141029948&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141007/NJBIZ01/141009834&source=RSS Jersey City to get 10 million up front, 250,000 annually under settlement for waste transfer station A company will pay Jersey City 10 million up front and 250,000 annually to operate a solid waste transfer station at a waterfront rail yard, city officials said Monday. Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141007/NJBIZ01/141009834&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009850&source=RSS Prudential Capital Group's wind project making progress Newark-based Prudential Capital Group, along with global private asset manager Capital Dynamics, announced Monday the financial closing of the first phase of a 300-megawatt onshore wind project in Texas. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009850&source=RSS