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From Cows to Kilowatts: Black & Veatch Awarded EPC Project To Convert Dairy Farm Manure Into Renewable Natural Gas

Engineering and construction leader to design-build system to curb dairy farm greenhouse gas emissions while simultaneously creating a new revenue stream based on sustainable fuel.
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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Although dairy is a dietary staple in many American households, it can be hard on the environment due to the amount of greenhouse gases (GHG) produced from dairy farms. To address this, Black & Veatch has partnered with Amp Americas to develop an engineering, procurement and construction project that turns cow manure into renewable natural gas (RNG).

National Grid Seeks Renewable Natural Gas and Hydrogen Supply

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WALTHAM, Mass. and NEW YORK, May 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Following the release of its vision for fossil-free heat in the Northeast, National Grid has issued a request for information (RFI) to better understand renewable natural gas (RNG) and hydrogen availability for its customers in Massachusetts and New York. One of four pillars in National Grid's clean energy vision, procurement of RNG and hydrogen will enable the company to deliver a 100% fossil-free gas network for customers unable to electrify.

Purdue and Duke Energy To Explore Potential for Clean, Nuclear Power Source for Campus

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., June 7, 2022 /3BL Media/— Purdue University and Duke Energy announced today that they plan to jointly explore the feasibility of using advanced nuclear energy to meet the campus community’s long-term energy needs.

With interest rising worldwide in new technologies that are reliable and carbon-free, Purdue and Duke Energy intend to study power produced through Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), a move that may be unprecedented for a college campus and a potential fit for Purdue’s energy needs.

nD Digital Twin Platform Selected by New ASME-Black & Veatch Business, Twinify Technologies

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BOSTON, May 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ - nDimensional Inc. is excited to announce its role as digital twin platform provider for Twinify Technologies, a new joint venture between The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and Black & Veatch with the mission of helping asset-intensive industries achieve the full potential of the industrial digital revolution.

Solar Installation to Help Power Flint Hills Resources Facility


Koch companies Flint Hills Resources and DEPCOM Power will build what is believed to be the largest solar installation of its kind in the United States. The solar energy generated will help power Flint Hills' Pine Bend refinery in Rosemount, Minnesota, south of the Twin Cities – already one of the most efficient refineries in the U.S.

Duke Energy Sustainable Solutions Announces Construction of Idaho's Largest Solar Project

120-megawatt Jackpot Solar project will be company’s first renewable energy facility in the state.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 16, 2022 /3BL Media/– Duke Energy Sustainable Solutions, a nonregulated commercial brand of Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), today announced the start of construction of the 120-megawatt (MW) Jackpot Solar project in Twin Falls County, Idaho.

This is the organization’s first utility-scale renewable energy project in the state and, once complete, it will be the largest solar facility in operation in Idaho.

At PSE&G, We're Working Toward Becoming the Utility of the Future Through Cleaner, Safe and More Reliable Energy

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Like many sectors, the energy industry is transforming to meet the needs of our customers, society and our planet. Combating climate change requires we change the way electricity is generated and consumed.

At PSE&G we embrace the obligation to lead this change and fulfill PSEG’s Powering Progress vision — to power a future where people use less energy, and it’s cleaner, safer and delivered more reliably than ever. To make that vision a reality, we at PSE&G are evolving and becoming a Utility of the Future.

Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Funds Sustainable Upgrades for Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo

Bronx Zoo staff will soon enjoy new, sustainable electric vehicles to aid in daily operations
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BRONX, N.Y., May 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Staff at the Bronx Zoo are embracing clean in-park transportation with 12 new electric utility vehicles, thanks to a $144,088 donation from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club. This sustainable update to the Bronx Zoo’s fleet of carts will replace gas-powered vehicles used for transporting small animals, materials, and staff.

Duke Energy Indiana Expands Clean Energy Production With Upgrades to Markland Hydroelectric Station

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PLAINFIELD, Ind., May 11, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Duke Energy Indiana has completed upgrades to three hydroelectric turbines, generators and other equipment at its Markland Hydroelectric Station near Florence, Ind., increasing the facility’s clean, renewable energy output by about 10% and bolstering its ability to reliably serve customers for the next 40 years.


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