NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:44:09 EST Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:44:09 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171011/NJBIZ01/171019964&source=RSS Middlesex Water requests rate hikes Middlesex Water has filed a petition to increase water rates for its 61,000 customers with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 11:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171011/NJBIZ01/171019964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171011/NJBIZ01/171019967&source=RSS Jersey City issues RFP to construct car charging stations The Jersey City Council has voted to issue requests for proposals for companies to construct and maintain charging stations for electric cars, making it the first New Jersey city to construct such stations. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171011/NJBIZ01/171019967&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919901&source=RSS PSEG hires Union County top prosecutor The Public Service Enterprise Group, the state&#8217s largest provider of electricity, has hired the top prosecutor for Union County for the past four years, Grace Park, as a litigator and general counsel. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170908/NJBIZ01/170909876&source=RSS State's utility board approves 2 million to study microgrid power plan The state's Board of Public Utilities approved 2 million to fund 13 feasibility studies for a new micro-power grids that would power and connect Camden County's wastewater treatment plant to the Covanta Camden Energy Recovery Center, a waste-to-energy facility. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170908/NJBIZ01/170909876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170831/NJBIZ01/170839963&source=RSS N.J.-based PumpMan Holdings acquires Bartley Pump Saddle Brook-based PumpMan Holdings LLC, a Soundcore Capital Partners LLC portfolio company, announced it has acquired Santa Rosa, California-based Bartley Pump. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170831/NJBIZ01/170839963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170825/NJBIZ01/170829887&source=RSS Berje completes solar panel installation at Carteret facility Aromatic chemical distributor Berje recently announced it completed the installation of a 200,000-square-foot solar panel array at its center in Carteret. Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170825/NJBIZ01/170829887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170814/NJBIZ01/170819917&source=RSS Genie Energy acquires Florida natural gas supplier for 3M Genie Energy Ltd. announced Monday that its Genie Retail Energy division has acquired Mirabito Natural Gas from Angus Energy for 3 million, plus Mirabito&#8217s working capital. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170814/NJBIZ01/170819917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170808/NJBIZ01/170809846&source=RSS Morristown renewable energy company acquires 2 hydro facilities in Maine Morristown-based Eagle Creek Renewable Energy announced it has acquired approximately 30 MW of hydroelectric facilities from Madison Paper Industries. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170808/NJBIZ01/170809846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170804/INDINSIGHTS/170809915&source=RSS Energy investing in New Jersey is a worthy consideration Changes are afoot in the New Jersey energy sector, possibly meaning new investment opportunities. Fri, 04 Aug 2017 08:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170804/INDINSIGHTS/170809915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170731/NJBIZ01/170739999&source=RSS PSEG proposes 2.7B upgrade to gas distribution system 5-year project to create 3,000 new jobs New Jersey&#8217s largest power and gas supplier, Public Service Electric and Gas Co. , is looking to spend 2. 7 billion over the next five years, or 540 million per year, to replace a quarter of its outdated cast iron pipe system. Mon, 31 Jul 2017 07:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170731/NJBIZ01/170739999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170725/NJBIZ01/170729883&source=RSS Newark's Lime Energy names new COO Lime Energy, a Newark-based provider of energy efficiency products and services, has named a new chief operating officer, it announced recently. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170725/NJBIZ01/170729883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729910&source=RSS Update N.J. business named finalist for U.S. Chamber of Commerce honor TerraCycle Inc. , the Trenton-based recycler of nontraditional waste products, has been named a finalist in the U. S. Chamber of Commerce&#8217s &#8220Dream Big Small Business of the Year Award&#8221 competition, the chamber announced recently. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729910&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719905&source=RSS NRG launches transformation of company, intending to strengthen earnings Princeton-based power company NRG Energy has launched a &#8220transformation plan&#8221 designed to bolster its financial picture, it announced Wednesday. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719905&source=RSS