Mar 26, 2013

Solar panelists decry flagging political support for renewable power

New Jersey's solar industry weathered Hurricane Sandy in relatively good shape, but renewable energy advocates say the hard work has just begun.

Mar 26, 2013

JCPL safety program part of post-Sandy upgrade

Jersey Central Power & Light Co. announced it's conducting a new electrical safety training program for emergency personnel, part of an initiative to upgrade such plans in the wake of Hurricane Sandy and prior storms.

Mar 26, 2013

Nautilus Solar opens West Coast office

Summit-based Nautilus Solar Energy LLC announced Monday the opening of a San Diego office to serve as its base of operations for the West Coast solar market.

Mar 25, 2013

Transmission bill a signal on which way wind is blowing

A bill before the state Senate could help make a highly publicized offshore electric transmission line a reality, but the proposal is raising plenty of questions — both about New Jersey's wind energy future and the potential cost to ratepayers.

Mar 22, 2013

Solar slips, but still on growth track in N.J.

New Jersey slipped one spot in its nationwide ranking for solar capacity in 2012, as growth cooled amid an expanding national market, a new report shows.

Mar 22, 2013

BPU awards 5 million in energy-efficiency rebates

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities doled more than $5 million in energy-efficiency rebates this week to eight facilities, spanning business, education and health care.

Mar 22, 2013

Honeywell to upgrade efficiency for Puerto Rican sewer authority

Honeywell International Inc., of Morris Township, on Thursday announced an agreement to upgrade wastewater treatment plants for the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority, which serves more than 97 percent of Puerto Rico’s businesses and 3.7 million residents.

Mar 21, 2013

Jersey City solar firm attracts investor for six projects

NewWorld Environmental Infrastructure L.P., of New York, announced today it has invested in a six-project, 11.6-megawatt solar photovoltaic electricity production project portfolio developed by Soltage LLC, of Jersey City.

Mar 21, 2013

Liberated acquires patent for rooftop wind device

Alternative energy company Liberated Energy Inc., of Marlton, announced Wednesday it has acquired the patent rights from Perpetual Wind Power Corp. to its ridgeline roof wind device. Terms were not disclosed.

Mar 19, 2013

Izzo named to Williams board of directors

Williams, an energy infrastructure company in Tulsa, Okla., announced Monday that Ralph Izzo, president and CEO of Public Service Enterprise Group, has been elected to the company's board of directors.

Mar 18, 2013

Alquimi Solar acquired by Fla. energy developer

St. Cloud, Fla.-based RenuEn Corp. a renewable energy developer, announced Thursday it acquired Alquimi Solar, a Saddle Brook-based solar development company. Terms were not disclosed.

Mar 12, 2013

NRG Energy bringing 100-kilowatt solar system to Haiti hospital

Princeton-based NRG Energy announced it is installing an advanced solar power system at Hospital Bernard Mevs, in Port-au-Prince, as it continues its effort to provide reliable energy to Haiti.