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Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Ramps Up EV Fleet Transition in Partnership with Oshkosh Corporation

February 22, 2023

Via: Waste360

Republic Services is amplifying its transition to an electric fleet in a partnership with Oshkosh Corporation’s McNeilus refuse truck business. Two fully-integrated electric recycling and waste vehicle prototypes are scheduled to hit the road fall 2023. The Phoenix-based company currently […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Completes Acquisition of US Ecology

May 2, 2022

Via: Waste360

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today that it completed its acquisition of all outstanding shares of US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ-GS: ECOL) on May 2, 2022. The previously announced purchase price of $48 per share in cash represents a total […]


Infrastructure, Public Works

Republic Services Unveils $2 Million Sponsorship to Fund New Sustainable Garden in Phoenix’s Hance Park

April 22, 2022

Via: Waste360

In celebration of Earth Day, Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) today announced its $2 million sponsorship to the City of Phoenix to help revitalize downtown’s Margaret T. Hance Park, transforming it into an iconic urban space that will help drive […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Pandemic Recycling Data Shows Big Spikes in Cardboard Boxes, Aluminum Cans, Bottles

April 16, 2021

Via: Waste360

PHOENIX – This Earth Day, Republic Services is releasing pandemic recycling data showing significant increases in the recycling of cardboard boxes, aluminum cans and plastic and glass bottles over the last year, reflecting a shift in consumer behavior to more […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Records Highest Level of Core Pricing in the Last Decade

February 23, 2021

Via: Waste360

As Republic Services heads into the new year, the Phoenix-based company announced it outperformed expectations despite a 2020 filled with economic uncertainty. Republic recorded core pricing at 4.8% in 2020, its highest level in the last ten years. Adjusted free […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Nikola and Republic Services terminate partnership on garbage trucks

December 23, 2020

Via: CNBC

Nikola shares slid 9% Wednesday after the company announced that it has terminated its partnership with Republic Services to jointly develop electric garbage trucks. Nikola said the decision was made after both companies “determined that the combination of the various […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Washington City, Utah Residents Can Opt-Out of Waste Removal Program

August 21, 2020

Via: Waste360

Republic Services has been tapped to manage the trash and recycling in Washington City, Utah. The ten-year agreement is raising concerns with council members about the opt-out option to the recycling program for residents. However, the city council is concerned […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services, Inc. Announces Q1 2020 Earnings, Reports Strong Quarter

May 6, 2020

Via: Waste360

Phoenix-based Republic Services, Inc. announced its earnings for the first quarter of 2020. The company reported net income of $246.3 million, or $0.77 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2020, versus $234.2 million, or $0.72 per […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Midsized Waste Companies Brave the COVID-19 Storm

May 5, 2020

Via: Waste360

COVID-19 has sent a jolt through every waste operation in the U.S. — large and small, public and private. But is persevering through these times different for smaller organizations than the “bigs” like Waste Management and Republic Services with their […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services to Identify Gaps in Recycling Infrastructure

April 10, 2020

Via: Waste360

Following engagement with As You Sow, Republic Services Inc. has committed to publishing a report on how the company can improve efforts to increase plastics recovery and recycling to address environmental problems caused by plastic pollution. It is the second […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Expands Natural Gas Fleet

October 18, 2019

Via: Waste360

Republic Services announced the continued expansion of its natural gas-powered fleet as it makes progress toward its greenhouse gas reduction goals. The company will operate an additional 156 compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered solid waste collection trucks serving customers throughout the […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Buys Bend Garbage Company

March 11, 2019

Via: Waste360

Oregon-based Bend Garbage Company announced it has entered into an agreement to sell Bend Garbage & Recycling, High Country Disposal and Deschutes Recycling to Republic Services, Inc. Bend Garbage & Recycling and High Country Disposal provide waste management, recycling and […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Anaergia Secures $117m Funding for North America’s Largest Food Waste Facility

February 18, 2019

Via: Waste Management World

Ontario headquartered waste and resources firm, Anaergia, has raised $117 million for its planned Rialto Bioenergy Facility in Carlsbad, California. A total of $117 million of tax exempt bonds were issued by the California Pollution Control Financing Authority for the […]


Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Republic Unveils Northeast Texas Landfill Renewable Energy Facility

September 21, 2017

Via: Waste360

Republic Services unveiled their latest landfill gas-to-energy facility at the Pinehill Landfill in Northeast Texas. The renewable energy facility is set to generate 404.7 million cubic feet of renewable natural gas per year, reducing carbon emissions equal to that of […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services Returns to Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices

September 13, 2017

Via: Waste360

Republic Services was named to both the 2017 DJSI World and North America indices for the second consecutive year. Republic is the only recycling and solid waste collection provider included in the 2017 DJSI Indices. “Inclusion in the Dow Jones […]