NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Mon, 29 May 2017 17:05:40 EST Mon, 29 May 2017 17:05:40 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170518/NJBIZ01/170519811&source=RSS Campbell announces new solar array at HQ in Camden Campbell Soup Co. , in partnership with BNB Renewable Energy Holdings, Sunpower Corp. and ORIX USA Corp. , broke ground Wednesday on a 4. 4 megawatt solar power project at the company&#8217s world headquarters in Camden. Thu, 18 May 2017 11:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170518/NJBIZ01/170519811&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170516/NJBIZ01/170519865&source=RSS J.F. Kiely Construction opens N.J. water resources division J. F. Kiely Construction Co. , part of the Kiely Family of Cos. , recently announced it opened a new water resources division in Wall Township. Tue, 16 May 2017 13:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170516/NJBIZ01/170519865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/INDINSIGHTS/170519918&source=RSS National Infrastructure Week showcases its importance to N.J., U.S. The New Jersey Utilities Association is joining with hundreds of business, labor and advocacy organizations to recognize National Infrastructure Week from Monday through Friday. The purpose of this week is to highlight the state of the nation&#8217s infrastructure and its critical importance to our economy and well-being. Fri, 12 May 2017 13:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/INDINSIGHTS/170519918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519927&source=RSS Shifting energy The upcoming closure of two local coal plants does not signal an end to using the resource to power N.J. If there&#8217s a takeaway from Public Service Enterprise Group&#8217s recent plan to shutter two coal plants, it&#8217s that no one can control the ever-shifting economics of energy generation. Fri, 12 May 2017 12:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519928&source=RSS Shining a light Perper has become evangelist for LED lighting, joining growing energy efficiency sector It was when Jon Perper was running a bowling alley that a lightbulb went off. &#8230 And off, and off again. Fri, 12 May 2017 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519930&source=RSS Power players 3 N.J. entrepreneurs are trying to shake up the energy industry in their own way In the last days of the steam locomotive rumbling through the Garden State, New Jersey was an epicenter for groundbreaking inventors. Fri, 12 May 2017 12:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170501/NJBIZ01/170509968&source=RSS Many small businesses launched on eve of the Great Recession took a financial beating. The ones that figured out how to adapt are thriving Any small business owner who was launching a startup a decade ago, right before the financial crisis hit, had to face up to an unfortunate fact There was never a worse time to have a good idea. Mon, 01 May 2017 15:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170501/NJBIZ01/170509968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429884&source=RSS Eight added to state chamber board of directors The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce elected eight new members to its board of directors earlier this month. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429884&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170420/NJBIZ01/170429976&source=RSS ACDevco, Christie celebrate groundbreaking of Gateway project The Atlantic City Development Corp. hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the Gateway project on Thursday, with dignitaries including Gov. Chris Christie, ACDevco Chairman Jon Hanson, South Jersey Industries CEO Michael Renna and Stockton University President Harvey Kesselman. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170420/NJBIZ01/170429976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419837&source=RSS Green hospitality Sustainability becoming watchword among hotels as they discard old materials The hospitality industry&#8217s conventional answer to the endless waste that came from updating its facilities &#8212 the sheer volume of furniture in hundreds of hotel rooms, the thousands of square feet of carpeting and wall materials &#8212 wasn&#8217t what one might call eco-friendly. It all went to the landfill. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419838&source=RSS Solar generator New Jersey's clean energy industry plans to keep growing despite headwinds from Washington Green energy industry watchers such as Lyle Rawlings can be quick to sound the alarm. When they see potential threats to their sector, they aren't shy about making it known &#8212 and understandably so, having seen New Jersey's renewable energy market bottom out in the sometimes-volatile industry's history. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419839&source=RSS Eyes on the prize For Princetel's Barry Zhang, focusing on the environment is as important as success in manufacturing Princetel is the greenest company you've never heard of. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419839&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419844&source=RSS PBF Logistics acquires terminal from Sunoco Logistics Parsippany-based PBF Logistics L. P. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary has acquired the Toledo, Ohio-based refined products terminal assets of Sunoco Logistics L. P. for 10 million. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170417/NJBIZ01/170419844&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170410/NJBIZ01/170409851&source=RSS Emergency equipment safety a major priority Company emphasizes excellence in service despite challenges New Jersey residents should know that if a Pierce fire truck arrives at their house in an emergency, they are in good hands, David Russell said. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170410/NJBIZ01/170409851&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339939&source=RSS When needs and neighbors collide JCPL facing opposition to a transmission line it has been ordered to construct Nametags were distributed last Wednesday night at Brookdale Community College for those attending a public hearing on Jersey Central Power Light&#8217s proposed 111 million, 230-kilovolt transmission line along a stretch of New Jersey Transit&#8217s North Jersey Coast Line in Monmouth County. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170328/NJBIZ01/170329807&source=RSS DCO Energy, Montclair State team up on 'micro grid' project Mays Landing-based DCO Energy and Montclair State University announced Tuesday that they are expanding their partnership to create an energy &#8220micro grid&#8221 on the college campus. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170328/NJBIZ01/170329807&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170327/NJBIZ01/170329834&source=RSS New Jersey Resources appoints SVP, general counsel Wall-based New Jersey Resources announced Monday it has appointed Nancy A. Washington its new senior vice president and general counsel. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170327/NJBIZ01/170329834&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170324/NJBIZ01/170329871&source=RSS N.J. insurance company expands into N.C. SageSure Insurance Managers, a Jersey City-based residential property managing general underwriter, announced it has launched its North Carolina insurance line. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170324/NJBIZ01/170329871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/170329983&source=RSS Newark-based Internet of Things company buys solar services firm A Newark-based software developer and system integrator has signed a letter of intent to acquire a South Carolina-based renewable energy company, it announced Monday. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/170329983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319914&source=RSS N.J. state of emergency continues as storm causes outages, coastal flooding New Jersey remains in a state of emergency as a winter storm that has blanketed parts of the state in snow, ice and sleet continues on into Tuesday afternoon. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319914&source=RSS