Fourteen major corporations based or operating in the United States are voicing strong support for the adoption of a new global climate agreement.
The companies are endorsing a statement organized by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions calling for negotiators at at the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Paris to adopt “a more balanced and durable multilateral framework guiding and strengthening national efforts to address climate change.”
Energy Impact Partners launches first private equity fund with National Grid, Xcel Energy, and Southern Company
NEW YORK CITY, October 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Energy Impact Partners LLC (EIP) today announced the formation of its first strategic equity fund focused on investments that seek to optimize energy consumption and improve sustainable energy generation. The fund’s first closing includes investments from energy industry leaders Southern Company (NYSE: SO), National Grid (NYSE: NGG) and Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL) as limited partners.
The Interstate Reliability Project will meet the demand for electricity and support the reliable delivery of electricity to customers under many different conditions.
The Interstate Reliability Project, designed to improve reliability of our transmission network, is a New England East-West Solution (NEEWS) 345-kV transmission project. The project is in an existing transmission right-of-way and covers territory in three states, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.
Infrastructure improvements through $14.85 million Utility Energy Service Contract expected to save more than $1 million each year, reduce greenhouse gas emissions
UPTON, NY — Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Brookhaven National Laboratory, National Grid, and Siemens today celebrated the completion of significant infrastructure upgrades at Brookhaven Lab designed to substantially reduce the Lab's energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions. The work was performed under a Utility Energy Service Contract (UESC) with National Grid and Siemens, under which National Grid facilitated third-party financing in the amount of $14.85 million to implement lighting and other energy-efficiency upgrades at the Laboratory.
Our New England energy strategy: Focusing on the right infrastructure investments today, so we can move to cleaner energy tomorrow.
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New England energy strategy for National Grid is one where we’re trying to address both policy issues as well as customer issues.” Sandy Taft, director, Environmental & Sustainable Policy expresses that we are resolute about shaping an energy future that addresses reliability and affordability concerns.
WALTHAM, MA., September 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Do you own an electric vehicle, or are you considering the benefits of driving an environmentally-friendly vehicle with overall lower fuel costs and fewer maintenance requirements? If so, consider joining National Grid to celebrate National Drive Electric Week.
“Anytime we engage with a developer or business owner to undertake a project, we recommend that National Grid be one of the first calls that they make.” Ben Walsh, Deputy Commissioner Neighborhood & Business Development, Syracuse says matter-of-factly. He explains that National Grid knows best about the state of the electrical infrastructure, available upgrades, and feasibility of projects.
Energy efficiency, billing options are ways to take control of energy costs
WALTHAM, MA., September 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – As temperatures creep into the 90s this week, it may be difficult to consider that it won’t be long before we need to turn on the heat. As the end of summer nears, National Gridencourages customers to consider how to manage energy costs during the colder months.