NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:57:42 EST Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:57:42 EST 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Co. , is looking to spend 2. 7 billion over the next five years, or 540 million per year, to replace a quarter of its outdated cast iron pipe system.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 http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/NJBIZ01/170719982&source=RSS JCPL announces changes to its leadership team Jersey Central Power Light, a FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiary, announced Monday some changes to its leadership team. Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/NJBIZ01/170719982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170703/NJBIZ01/170639982&source=RSS Clarification Outgoing PSEG president forsees a change in how customers are charged for delivery of service New Jersey residents should only have to pay for the equipment they are borrowing every month &#8212 not power usage. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170703/NJBIZ01/170639982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629899&source=RSS Ralph LaRossa leaving PSEG for new role leading PSEG Power Ralph LaRossa is leaving his post as president and chief operating officer of Public Service Electric Gas for a new position in the Public Service Enterprise Group family, PSEG announced Friday. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619903&source=RSS Linde announces production joint venture with Air Products Bridgewater-based Linde North America Inc. announced a new joint venture with Air Products to build a large-scale air separation unit and industrial gas liquefier in New York. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619903&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170607/NJBIZ01/170609881&source=RSS JCPL completes 124M Monmouth transmission line project Jersey Central Power Light&#8217s 124 million Oceanview Reinforcement Project has gone into service, the utility announced Tuesday. Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170607/NJBIZ01/170609881&source=RSS 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