Covanta names new CFO

According to the announcement, Helgeson has been Covanta’s vice president and treasurer since 2007, and previously held senior financial positions at Waste Services Inc., a publicly-traded environmental services company with operations in the U.S. and Canada, and worked in investment banking with Lehman Brothers and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.Helgeson will replace Sanjiv Khattri, who will ...

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Genie Energy appoints CEO

According to the announcement, Jonas is also the company’s chairman. Claude Pupkin will no longer be chief executive at Genie but will continue to serve as president of Genie’s American Shale Oil subsidiary and senior vice president of business development. Geoff Rochwarger will remain as vice chairman and chief executive of its IDT Energy subsidiary. ...

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Renewable Energy Group expands biodiesel production into Clifton

According to the announcement, REG Clifton is located at 568 Paulison and now has REG biodiesel blended heating oil available. The company will offer other high quality biodiesel blends for transportation fuel during seasonal periods from the Clifton terminal as well. REG has five other terminal locations in the northeast, including Whippany and Bayonne, as ...

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New Jersey Natural Gas announces rate decrease

According to the announcement, NJNG will reduce its basic gas supply service rates for residential and small commercial customers effective December 1, 2013. In addition, NJNG received approval from the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to adjust its societal benefits charge rate. The net effect is an overall 4.3 percent reduction. The typical residential ...

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Trinity Solar announces 12.3 MW Fort Dix solar installation

According to the announcement, the privatized housing community is occupied by more than 2,100 military families. The system represents one of the largest solar-powered military communities in the country. Generating an estimated 13.7 million kilowatt hours of clean, affordable electricity every year, the system is projected to account for over 30 percent of the community’s ...

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American Water completes 27.7M Dale Service acquisition

According to the announcement, Dale has approximately 20,000 customers, making this is the largest wastewater acquisition in more than 10 years for American Water, and marks the entry of Virginia American Water, which is the largest investor-owned water utility in Virginia, into the wastewater services market.As part of the purchase, which was approved by the ...

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