NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:32:54 EST Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:32:54 EST 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 http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319936&source=RSS Late season snow has major impact on business owners Canceled flights and closed schools lead the news in blizzards like the one expected to hit the East Coast on Tuesday, but there's no overlooking for businesses the fact that it means it's time to pay up for snow cleanup when it piles high on private premises. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170308/NJBIZ01/170309823&source=RSS International Women's Day Alice Parker, the 'hidden figure' in New Jersey business you should know #8212 but probably do not Here's what is known about Alice Parker &#8212 or, at least, what the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce was able to learn when it named Parker one of the state's 25 greatest innovators at its Innovation Gala in the fall of 2014. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170308/NJBIZ01/170309823&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170306/NJBIZ01/170309882&source=RSS NRG cutting 65 N.J. home solar workers NRG Energy Inc. has given workers notice that it is laying off 65 employees in its New Jersey-based home solar unit. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170306/NJBIZ01/170309882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170303/NJBIZ01/170309918&source=RSS American Water breaks ground for Camden HQ American Water Works Co. Inc. has broken ground on its new headquarters on the Camden Waterfront, it announced recently. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170303/NJBIZ01/170309918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170224/NJBIZ01/170229876&source=RSS Energy supplier relocates HQ to Sanzari-owned Heights Plaza Wind Turbine Energy Cables is relocating its corporate headquarters from Fort Lee to the Heights Plaza in Hasbrouck Heights, according to Hackensack-based real estate development firm Alfred Sanzari Enterprises. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170224/NJBIZ01/170229876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170220/NJBIZ01/170229985&source=RSS American Water names president of N.J. American Water American Water announced Thursday it has named Robert MacLean president of New Jersey American Water and senior vice president of its Eastern division, effective March 1. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170220/NJBIZ01/170229985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/NJBIZ01/170219878&source=RSS NJBIZ reveals N.J.'s Best Places to Work for 2017 What makes a company one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey? It could be one of many things, from worklife balance to salary and benefits, but something each one of this year's winners shares is a focus on their employees and their professional environment. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/NJBIZ01/170219878&source=RSS