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No new gas generating resources for California, state air board declares

November 16, 2022

The California Air Resources Board laid out the policies and actions California proposes to take to cut its use of fossil fuels and achieve carbon neutrality by 2045 or earlier. The board said the update to its scoping plan represents […]


Moody’s adopts negative outlook for regulated utility sector, warns on gas prices, economy and cost recovery

November 11, 2022

Moody’s Investors Service on Friday lowered its outlook for the U.S. regulated utility sector to negative, warning that high natural gas prices, inflation and rising interest rates could mean power providers struggle to promptly recover their costs. “The outlook could […]


One in five US households don’t have broadband. Most say they don’t want it.

October 13, 2022

Over the past several decades, the U.S. Census Bureau or other agencies have been asking Americans about their use of computers and the internet. Broadband access and usage has increasingly come to represent full participation in the modern economy, from […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

How to improve the collection of biowaste

November 23, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

About 225 Mt of municipal solid waste (MSW) has been collected in 2020 in Europe (505 kg per capita). And this number is expected to increase during the next years. For this reason projects like SCALIBUR are so important. How […]


Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Distribution grid lessons learned in 2022

November 21, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

With the end of 2022 fast approaching, many of us in the utility industry are considering grid lessons learned over the past year. Extreme weather. Major wildfires. The accelerated adoption of electric vehicle and renewables in response to more aggressive […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Emissions Data Now Available Online for The Covanta Lake Waste-to-Energy Facility

November 21, 2022

Via: Waste360

Covanta, a leader in sustainable materials management and a premier provider of environmental solutions benefitting businesses and communities across North America, announced that emissions data is now available to the public online for the Covanta Lake Waste-to-Energy Facility in Okahumpka, […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

$12 Million in Grants Will Go Toward Chesapeake Bay Wastewater Systems

November 21, 2022

Via: Waste360

Grants worth more than $12 million were approved by Annapolis’s Maryland Board of Public Works to reduce water pollution in the Chesapeake Bay area. The wastewater systems have already received a total of $11 million in grants from the Bay […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Getting waste collection off the list of the most dangerous jobs

November 18, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

During the pandemic, workplace safety has become a buzzword. But when talking about it in the context of waste collection, we are not only considering face masks and disinfecting surfaces regularly. Or as David Biderman, Executive Director and CEO of […]


Public Institutions, Public Works

TSA administrator says new cyber requirements in the works for aviation industry

November 18, 2022

Via: FCW

The administrator of the Transportation Security Administration said the White House is following a similar approach to how it crafted cyber requirements for the oil and gas pipeline industry following the 2021 Colonial Pipeline attack in crafting guidelines for the […]


Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Commercial Metals Company Acquires Texas Metal Recycling Facility

November 18, 2022

Via: Waste360

Commercial Metals Company (NYSE: CMC) (“CMC”) today announced it completed the acquisition of a Galveston area metals recycling facility and related assets from Kodiak Resources, Inc. and Kodiak Properties, L.L.C. The acquired operation annually processes approximately 55,000 tons of ferrous […]