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Public Utilities, Waste Management

TotalEnergies and New Hope Energy Partner on U.S. Advanced Recycling Project

May 19, 2022

Via: Waste360

TotalEnergies (NYSE: TTE) and New Hope Energy today announced a commercial agreement under which New Hope Energy will build an advanced recycling plant in Texas to transform end-of-life plastic waste into a recycled feedstock that TotalEnergies will partly purchase and […]


Other Utilities, Public Utilities, Waste Management

Department of Energy Seeks Landfill for Manhattan Project Debris

May 18, 2022

Via: Waste360

The Department of Energy is hosting a 30-day comment period to determine where to put decades-old waste from the Manhattan Project work. The site is called Y-12, and environmental regulators and the community have been discussing plans since a landfill […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

5 ways to proactively protect government networks

May 18, 2022

Via: FCW

Adversaries appear to launch attacks with impunity, and their newfound speed and aggression has had a damaging impact on our national security. Read More on FCW


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Li-Cycle Opens Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Facility in Arizona

May 17, 2022

Via: Waste360

Li-Cycle Corp. (NYSE: LICY) (“Li-Cycle” or the “Company”), an industry leader in lithium-ion battery resource recovery and the leading lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, today announced that its previously announced Arizona Spoke facility located in Gilbert, Arizona has commenced […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Boxed Water Raises the Alarm on New Plastic Recycling Data

May 17, 2022

Via: Waste360

Boxed Water Is Better – the most renewable packaged water in the water aisle – is calling for industries and individuals to flex their purchase power for the sake of the planet based on alarming new data sources that reveal […]


Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Washington, D.C., is ‘ideally poised for electrification,’ Sierra Club finds. The city’s gas utility disagrees.

May 13, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

How Washington, D.C., reaches 2050 carbon neutrality could depend on the cost of renewable natural gas — which electrification advocates say is likely to be expensive. Washington Gas in 2020 filed a Climate Business Plan that called for using renewable […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

How Municipalities are Tackling Food Waste and Climate Change

May 13, 2022

Via: Waste360

Food and climate change are increasingly becoming advocacy issues tied together, according to speakers at the WasteExpo session, “Municipal and State Food Waste Policy as a Lever for Tackling Climate Change.” “Food waste and climate action are really increasing,” said […]


Infrastructure, Public Works

Iowa Transportation Commission presents draft of improvement program

May 13, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) presented a draft of the Fiscal Year 2023-2027 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program to the Iowa Transportation Commission Tuesday. Included in the $4.2 billion in state and federal funding expected to be available over the […]


Basic Services, Civil Service

The public power option should be a community decision

May 12, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

​​​​Dozens of communities contact the American Public Power Association every year, seeking information on public power and the process of forming a public power utility. Currently, many cities are exploring public power as an avenue to achieve greater access to […]


Infrastructure, Public Works

PennDOT releases long-range plan for transportation project investments

May 12, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) recently released its 2045 Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP), establishing the priorities and critical transportation strategies that will guide project investments. “Long-range planning is an important function of PennDOT in that it compels us to […]