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Oil & Gas, Public Utilities, Waste Management

California Refuse Vehicles Go Full Circle with Redeem RNG

March 14, 2019

Via: Waste360

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced an increased demand for renewable natural gas (RNG) from the refuse sector, particularly in California, where refuse trucks are fueled by the very solid waste they haul. The city of Fresno signed a two-year agreement […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Pennsylvania Nuclear Bailout Bill Draws Fire From Ratepayer, Natural Gas and Enviro Groups

March 12, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

Pennsylvania legislators have introduced a bill to shore up two money-losing nuclear power plants that would otherwise close by 2021, by folding them into the state’s 2004 alternative energy portfolio standard for wind, solar and a handful of other energy […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste Management of Arizona Opens New CNG Station

February 20, 2019

Via: Waste360

Waste Management of Arizona (WM) has opened its new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station located in Goodyear along Interstate-10. The new station now supplies fuel to an expanded fleet of cleaner-running WM trash collection trucks serving residents and businesses […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Italian Oil & Gas Giant Opens Municipal Solid Waste to Fuel Plant

January 4, 2019

Via: Waste Management World

Syndial, the environmental services company of Rome based multinational oil and gas firm, Eni, has taken first step in its journey toward building industrial-scale plants to produce bio-oil from municipal solid waste as operations begin at a pilot plant located […]


Electric Utility, Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Storage will replace 3 California gas plants as PG&E nabs approval for world’s largest batteries

November 9, 2018

Via: Utility Dive

Approval of PG&E’s landmark energy storage solicitation is the most significant example to date of batteries taking the place of fossil fuel generation on the power grid. Energy storage has helped decrease the California’s reliance on gas for years, particularly […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

How a Pennsylvania Trash Company is Working to Build RNG Infrastructure

November 2, 2018

Via: Waste360

Vogel Disposal Service has become Pennsylvania’s first waste company to make renewable natural gas (RNG) from its methane and to build its own compressed natural gas (CNG) stations fueling that gas. The Mars, Pa.-based integrated trash company that began with […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

SoCalGas Reaches New Milestone with Natural Gas Capture System

October 23, 2018

Via: Waste360

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) announced it has achieved a new milestone with its natural gas capture system, conserving a total of more than 2.5 million cubic feet of natural gas—the equivalent to what more than 12,500 homes use each […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste Mangement Subsidiary Opens Injection Facility for Oilfield Waste in Texas

October 12, 2018

Via: Waste Management World

In Texas, Waste Management has fully opened the new Reeves County Solids and Liquids Injection Facility, designed for the safe disposal of oilfield wastes. An in-direct subsidiary of Houston-based Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM), Waste Management Energy Services of Texas, […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Waste Company is First to Inject Biogas into California Pipeline

October 9, 2018

Via: Waste360

Waste management company CR&R Environmental has launched the first commercial-scale California operation to produce renewable natural gas (RNG) for injection into that state’s pipeline. And there are other “firsts” associated with the $55 million project. Predominantly privately financed with some […]


Oil & Gas, Public Utilities

Con Ed plans renewable gas, LNG storage facilities among pipeline constraints

October 5, 2018

Via: Utility Dive

This is not the first time Con Edison has addressed the tightening supply-demand balance in the area. Over the summer, New York regulators approved a $5 million gas demand response pilot aimed at cutting peak demand over the next three […]