Tag: conference

Public Utilities, Waste Management

International Automobile Recycling Congress Heads to Vienna

June 29, 2018

Via: Waste Management World

In March next year the 19th International Automobile Recycling Congress, IARC 2019, will be held in the Vienna, Austria to discuss the challenges of end-of-life vehicle (ELV). Organised by ICM AG the event will take place from March 20 – […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

BIR: More Balanced Ferrous Recycling Market Expected for Rest of Year

October 19, 2017

Via: Waste Management World

Overall Scrap demand is healthy and volatility is expected to be lower than in previous months, it was reported to the latest BIR Ferrous Division meeting by board member Tom Bird. Overall Scrap demand is healthy and volatility is expected […]

Other Utilities

Strange rumblings at PowerGen: Coal use could persist

December 20, 2016

Via: Utility Dive

The biggest power generation conference in the world was down in Orlando last week, about a thousand miles south of my small cabin in upstate New York. Power Gen gets 20,000 attendees, so for a part-time hermit that’s sensory overload. But Orlando […]

Emergency Services, Health & Insurance

Public Health Perspectives: Zika Gives Congress A Wake-Up Call

August 2, 2016

Via: Kaiser Health News

With the Zika virus looming just a couple of years after Ebola spread across West Africa, what’s long been obvious to experts should now be clear to the rest of us: We live in an era of emerging pathogens. Between […]

Electric Utility, Infrastructure, Other Utilities

FERC tackles issues tied to PURPA at conference

July 13, 2016

Via: AmericanPublicPower

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission needs to “think hard about what we want to do next” with regard to its role in overseeing the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, said Larry Greenfield, associate general counsel at FERC’s Office […]