California Pushes for Solar Panel Waste Policy

March 31, 2020

California, like many states, has a problem with a rapid influx of end-of-life solar panels, despite that a law (SB 489) passed five years ago to help facilitate collection and processing of these materials. Few clear regulations have been established […]

Airport Aims to Reduce Food Waste Via Area Partnership

March 24, 2020

In the U.S., food waste is estimated to be between 30 to 40 percent of the supply, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Efforts have been made to reduce this waste, but timelines for freshness and consumption make it […]

Coronavirus and Waste: Be Prepared for What Could Come

March 18, 2020

PegEx released a statement in regard to the coronavirus and its effect on the waste management industry, reminding people that the Centers for Disease Control says that it may be possible that a person can get COVID-19 by touching a […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

COVID-19 Work Practices for Waste, Recycling Workers

April 2, 2020

Via: Waste360

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the U.S. and other parts of the globe, it’s important that members of the waste and recycling industry take the necessary safety precautions before, during and after each shift. From wearing proper […]

Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Natural Gas a Powerful Force, Despite Industry Headwinds

April 1, 2020

Via: PowerMag

There is plenty of natural gas in the U.S., and indeed the world. Prices for the fuel continue at historic lows, with weeks at levels below $2/MMBtu in the U.S., as the supply of gas has far outstripped demand. That’s […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Wisconsin regulators launch investigation into COVID-19 related costs for utilities

March 31, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

Twenty one U.S. utility regulators have mandated electric utilities suspend disconnections during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Energy and Policy Institute, which has forced 31 states as of Tuesday morning to issue a shelter-in-place notice that mandates residents stay […]