Posts Tagged ‘New York’

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New York to Install Battery Storage for Bus and Subway System Operator

Posted on April 24th, 2014 by

New York to Install Battery Storage for Bus and Subway System Operator American Vanadium Corp., owner of the only known U.S. deposit of vanadium, agreed[...]
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New York Green Bank Commences its Operations

Posted on February 12th, 2014 by

New York Green Bank Commences its Operations Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the opening of the New York Green Bank, which will work to[...]
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Building Tech

Posted on October 29th, 2012 by

Optimize your building with innovative energy-efficient technology Buildings represent a large percentage of all the energy consumed in the United States. That’s why increasing the[...]
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Insight Into The New York Energy Market

Posted on August 21st, 2012 by

Phil Van Horne, CEO of BlueRock discusses how the current health of New York’s energy markets effects commercial and industrial customers.
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NYBEST Announces Development For Commercialization Center

Posted on June 29th, 2012 by

Dr. William Acker, Executive Director of NY-BEST, discusses the new financing that his organization received to build a new commercialization center for energy and battery storage.
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Top Ten Highlights of Cleantech in New York City

Posted on June 27th, 2012 by

No one will deny that New York City is one of the primary tech entrepreneurship hubs of the United States. Home to the largest population[...]
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55 Wind Turbines Installed By SMUD

Posted on May 3rd, 2012 by

55 Wind Turbines Installed By SMUD Fifty-five new wind turbines will be supplying renewable wind power to 44,000 customers in the Sacramento Municipal Utility District[...]
Grubb & Ellis Management Services is saving $21,000 a year on energy costs at its skyscraper at 420 Fifth Avenue, thanks to an elevator overhaul paid for with incentives from Con Edison’s Green Team. Con Edison Market Partner Century Elevator replaced the building’s aging elevators, including motors and motor controls, with a modern, more energy-efficient system. The new elevators use 40 percent less energy than before, saving 197,000 kWh a year.

What does it mean to be a High-Performance Building?

Posted on April 27th, 2012 by

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, 47 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions are from existing buildings. From a global perspective, reducing energy consumption[...]
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Why Capitol Hill Is Keeping U.S. From Creating Clean Energy Jobs

Posted on October 10th, 2011 by

Nathanael Greene,  Director of Renewable Energy Policy in New York City for the National Resource Defense Council, discusses our country’s struggle to create clean energy[...]
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Why A New York Law Requires A Building Performance Analysis

Posted on September 13th, 2011 by

  Allie Walker, CEO of The Lighting Quotent, discusses the impact of a new New York law that requires buildings with a footprint of 50,000[...]
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San Francisco dubbed “greenest” major city by U.S. & Canada Green City Index

Posted on June 29th, 2011 by

San Francisco dubbed "greenest" major city by U.S. & Canada Green City Index, IBM & CPFL Energia establish Smart Meter rollout partnership, Texas A&M achieving energy savings with Siemens performance contracts
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How did we grow an energy conscience?

Posted on June 20th, 2011 by

The US has grown an energy conscience. Just look around in stores that sell appliances, computers, televisions, light bulbs or any kind of electric equipment.[...]
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U.S. Launches 1st Federal Electric Vehicle Pilot

Posted on May 31st, 2011 by

The Solar Impulse successfully lands in Brussels, the U.S. launches its first Federal Electric Vehicle pilot, and New York become the home to the first fuel cell that has powered a residential building.
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Which Ice Tea Maker Is Adding Wind To The Mix

Posted on March 25th, 2011 by

Who’s adding wind power to the roof’s of New York buildings, a new study finds new uses for the toxic coal plant byproduct fly ash, which[...]
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Solar Installations Double in NYC

Posted on March 4th, 2011 by

New York City has more than doubled the number of private solar installations, an energy company makes Fortune's list of admired companies, and European leaders plan a conference to discuss the future of renewable energy once policies expire.
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Uncapped Liability For Companies Responsible For Oil Spills?

Posted on July 2nd, 2010 by

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved a new bill that would eliminate the $75m cap on liability arising from offshore spills, Maine, Colorado[...]