NJBIZ - Energy and Utilities http://www.njbiz.com/section/energy_utilities Energy and Utilities Energy and Utilities en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:53:46 EST Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:53:46 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160616/NJBIZ01/160619864&source=RSS Solar-market lender hires COO, CFO Sunlight Financial, a Teaneck-based provider of loans for the residential solar market, has added a pair of C-suite executives, it announced Thursday. Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160616/NJBIZ01/160619864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160614/NJBIZ01/160619914&source=RSS Christie, Sweeney join Izzo as PSEG breaks ground on Woodbridge power plant Gov. Chris Christie and Senate President Steve Sweeney joined Public Service Enterprise Group Chairman and CEO Ralph Izzo on Tuesday in the Sewaren section of Woodbridge for a groundbreaking on the utility company's planned 540-megawatt duel fuel power plant there. Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160614/NJBIZ01/160619914&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160613/NJBIZ01/160619949&source=RSS NJR names chief information officer New Jersey Resources announced Monday that Jacqueline K. Shea has joined the Wall-based natural gas company as vice president and chief information officer. Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160613/NJBIZ01/160619949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160606/NJBIZ01/160609888&source=RSS Investment firm paying 5.2B for power company with N.J. holdings An Allentown-based energy and power generation company with extensive assets in New Jersey is being acquired by a private investment firm, it announced recently. Mon, 06 Jun 2016 11:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160606/NJBIZ01/160609888&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160601/NJBIZ01/160609981&source=RSS Russell Reid acquires pumping, hauling division of Aqua Resources Russell Reid, a Keasbey-based waste management company, announced Tuesday it has acquired Aqua Resources&#8217 pumping and hauling division. Wed, 01 Jun 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160601/NJBIZ01/160609981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529983&source=RSS JCPL proposes 75M system upgrade in Monmouth County Jersey Central Power and Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. , has proposed a 75 million system upgrade in Monmouth County to enhance the area&#8217s electrical system. Fri, 20 May 2016 09:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/NJBIZ01/160519793&source=RSS Centrica acquires CHP business to enhance energy offerings Centrica plc has acquired ENER-G Cogen International Limited, a supplier of combined heat and power solutions, from ENER-G Holdings PLC, it announced Tuesday. Wed, 18 May 2016 10:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/NJBIZ01/160519793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160512/NJBIZ01/160519943&source=RSS PSEG wants to expand solar capabilities with 275M project could create 575 jobs Public Service Electric Gas Company wants to extend its Solar 4 All program, investing 275 million in solar projects on landfills and brownfields by 2021 and potentially creating 575 jobs during the construction process. Wed, 11 May 2016 15:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160512/NJBIZ01/160519943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160510/NJBIZ01/160519984&source=RSS American Water names new president of market-based unit Voorhees-based water and wastewater utility company American Water has named a new president of its market-based business, known as American Water Enterprises, it announced Monday. Tue, 10 May 2016 10:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160510/NJBIZ01/160519984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099998&source=RSS Bright ideas Choi feels her willingness to change company culture is why Moonachie-based Bulbrite still has shining future After eight years at her father's company, Cathy Choi felt confident in her ability to lead as president in 2009. She now had to convince her team &#8212 and her father, Andrew Choi &#8212 that her distinctive leadership style was key to growing the business. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509860&source=RSS NRG streamlining solar unit, with renewed focus on N.J. some job losses expected NRG Energy Inc. 's residential solar unit, NRG Home Solar, will continue to do business in New Jersey following a strategic review, albeit after some potential layoffs in the Garden State. Fri, 06 May 2016 10:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509860&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509896&source=RSS NRG Yield names new CEO and president NRG Yield Inc. , the Princeton-based generation and infrastructure company run by NRG Energy Inc. , has named a new CEO, it announced Thursday. Thu, 05 May 2016 10:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509896&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160502/NJBIZ01/160509986&source=RSS PBF Logistics wraps up terminal deal Parsippany-based petroleum storage company PBF Logistics LP said recently it has wrapped up its 100 million acquisition of the &#8220East Coast Terminals&#8221 located near Philadelphia. Mon, 02 May 2016 11:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160502/NJBIZ01/160509986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429765&source=RSS Burlington senior living community completes multimillion-dollar clean energy project A Burlington-based senior living community has completed a 8. 9 million renovation project to upgrade its energy infrastructure. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429765&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160422/NJBIZ01/160429908&source=RSS Lime Energy appoints chief financial officer Lime Energy Co. has appointed Bruce Torkelson will as its new chief financial officer, effective May 2. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160422/NJBIZ01/160429908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160421/NJBIZ01/160429939&source=RSS Philadelphia senior living community completes multimillion-dollar clean energy project A Philadelphia-based continuing care retirement community has completed a 3. 2 million renovation project to upgrade its energy infrastructure. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160421/NJBIZ01/160429939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160419/NJBIZ01/160419774&source=RSS PSEG declares dividend Public Service Enterprise Group declared its regular dividend for the second quarter of 2016, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160419/NJBIZ01/160419774&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160418/NJBIZ01/160419832&source=RSS Electronic opportunity All Green Recycling quickly has become a leader in disposing and recycling unwanted electronic equipment As electronic devices permeate all corners of our daily lives, the lifespan of these devices is shrinking. With newer, faster and higher-def smartphones, tablets and televisions being released to much fanfare each year, the volume of electronic waste is skyrocketing. Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160418/NJBIZ01/160419832&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419913&source=RSS Horizon foundation gives 25K toward Newark water woes Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey's philanthropic arm, the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, contributed 25,000 toward the Newark Water Fund, which helps provide bottled water for Newark Public Schools, as well as tests lead exposure of students. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419916&source=RSS Lime Energy awarded small business direct install contract with Oncor Newark-based Energy Co. has been awarded an estimated 9 million contract to implement a Small Business Direct Install program for Oncor Electric Delivery Company. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419916&source=RSS