Tag: Amazon

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Clean Energy Opens New Renewable Natural Gas Station for Amazon

December 22, 2022

Via: Waste360

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE), the largest provider of the cleanest fuel for the transportation market, announced the opening of another renewable natural gas (RNG) fueling station that will provide an anticipated 1.4 million gallons of the clean fuel […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Amazon Will Recycle Small Electronics for Free

July 19, 2022

Via: Waste360

Amazon has a little-known-about recycling program for small electronics. The program is free, and the company will even pay for the shipping label. Though it is entirely free, there are limitations to the items they are willing to accept. Restricted […]

Basic Services

GSA’s Stanton faces busy fall

July 17, 2020

Via: FCW

Telecom, small business contracts, e-commerce platform are top of mind for the head of GSA’s Office of Information Technology Category. Read More on FCW

Social Security, Social Services

Seattle innovation council tackles homelessness, social services in first projects

April 16, 2019

Via: StateScoop

Seattle’s Innovation Advisory Council, created by Mayor Jenny Durkan last August as a way to leverage the region’s technical talent against local issues, has announced seven technology projects it plans to implement. The projects, announced last week, include: An earthquake […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Amazon’s Plastic Mailers Jam Recycling Machinery

February 13, 2019

Via: Waste360

In an effort to fit more packages in delivery trucks and planes, retail and e-commerce giant Amazon has reduced the amount of shipments it packs in cardboard boxes and has opted for lighter-weight plastic mailers. That move, according to waste […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

$10m Amazon Investment in Closed Loop Fund to Increase Recycling across the US

October 24, 2018

Via: Waste Management World

Seattle based tech and retail giant, Amazon, is to invest $10 million in Closed Loop Fund to support recycling infrastructure in the United States. Closed Loop Fund is a social impact investment fund that provides cities and recycling companies access […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Enhancing customer engagement: A utility roadmap for the Amazon era

December 21, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

Forward-thinking companies, like Amazon and Apple, are changing what customers expect from their service providers, including utilities. As a direct result, consumers are increasingly interested in alternative energy choices that give them greater control, comfort and convenience. Increasingly, consumers expect […]