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Black & Veatch Names Christopher Murphy Chief Technology Officer

Technology expert has proven global track record of driving innovation through collaboration as infrastructure goes digital
Press Release

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. November 23, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Reflecting the increasing convergence of diverse technology platforms and the design, engineering and construction of critical infrastructure systems, Christopher Murphy has joined Black & Veatch as Chief Technology Officer. Murphy, a former executive and expert at The Coca-Cola Company in harnessing disparate information technology (IT) environments to deliver optimal business value, will focus first on integrating hardware and software with Black & Veatch services to enhance client support.

Cummins and Navistar to Collaborate on Heavy-Duty Class 8 Truck Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

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With help from a U.S. DOE award, Cummins and Navistar will co-develop a class 8 truck powered by hydrogen fuel cells

The prototype fuel cell class 8 truck will see a year-long field test

Cummins and Navistar have had a relationship that dates back more than 80 years

Press Release

With help from a U.S. DOE award, Cummins and Navistar will co-develop a class 8 truck powered by hydrogen fuel cells

The prototype fuel cell class 8 truck will see a year-long field test

Cummins and Navistar have had a relationship that dates back more than 80 years

National Grid's Strategic Energy Management Partnership Improves Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Use for Commercial Customers

Niagara Falls-based Greenpac Mill Enrolls in Plan to Achieve Sustainability Goals
Press Release

November 12, 2020 /3BL Media/ - National Grid, through its Strategic Energy Management Partnership, is supporting commercial and industrial customers across upstate New York state with energy use planning.  Among the customers who are collaborating with National Grid on this initiative is Niagara Falls based Greenpac Mill, which is seeking to lower operating costs, improve system efficiencies and  achieve its renewable energy targets. 

INFOGRAPHIC: Funding Energy & Sustainability in the New Normal

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In a recent survey, companies reported that their energy & sustainability goals are moving forward despite disruption. But financial constraints may be hiding under the surface...

Scroll through to learn more, and how companies can attack this problem.

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Black & Veatch: Decarbonization Driving Repowering of the Power Industry

Calls for zero-carbon energy are increasing, fueling the need for cleaner, more environmentally friendly energy portfolios
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OVERLAND PARK, Kansas, October 29, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The global power industry is in a state of transformation and needs to accelerate the path to net zero as many companies, communities and stakeholders forge ahead with commitments to lower carbon emissions.

GreenBiz's Top 25 Most Sustainable Fleets

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UPS is listed as one of GreenBiz's top 25 most sustainable fleets.

For several years UPS has been operating its "rolling laboratory" approach to piloting and deploying low-carbon and electric vehicles. Of its fleet of 125,000 package vans, trucks, motorcycles and tractors, UPS has 11,000 alternative-fuels vehicles, and it's done a substantial project in London with smart grid tech and EVs.

An Electric EVening with Sustainable Princeton & NRG

by Hugh E Dillon
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In partnership with NRG Energy, Inc. and the Princeton Shopping CenterSustainable Princeton hosted an electric “EVening” of fun and information about energy and how to use it efficiently. With plenty of space to social distance guest test drove an electric vehicle, took an e-bike on a spin, and learn the benefits of going electric, before dining and enjoying live music with friends.

Racing the Sun: ON Semiconductor Sponsors Solar-Powered Go-Karts Program for Arizona Students

Written by: Cassandra Savel, Corporate Social Responsibility Intern
Blog

From vehicle electrification to wide bandgap technology for solar power systems, ON Semiconductor is committed to providing innovative and energy-efficient solutions for the technologies of tomorrow.

Electrification of Agricultural Vehicles

Blog

Agricultural mobile machinery/vehicles are a type of machinery used in farming or other agriculture-related activities, such as harvesting. There are several types of such equipment ranging from small handhelds and power tools to tractors and large harvester to towing or operational equipment. Diverse arrays of equipment are utilized in both organic and nonorganic farming. Since the advent of mechanized agriculture, agricultural machinery has been and continues to be crucial in large-scale food production.

What’s the Agricultural Vehicles market size?

How Can Regulations Reduce F-gas in Power Networks?

by Frederic Godemel
Blog

Since the mid-twentieth century, sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) has been widely used as a replacement for oil as an insulator in electrical equipment, with one of its largest uses today being in electrical switchgear. SF6)has proven to be reliable and highly effective in applications where arcing can be expected and its use has enabled smaller, cleaner designs and greater equipment durability over time.

By almost all accounts, SF6 has been a strong performer in electrical equipment.

The global warming concern

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