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Green Building News ItemsDale Partners names new managing partner - Mississippi Business Journal8/24/2018 11:17:09 AM
Dale Partners names new managing partner Mississippi Business Journal She is a member of the United States Green Building Council and is a partner in our firm. Jaunsen is past president of the Ocean Springs Rotary Club. In 2015, Leigh was recognized as one of the Top 50 Leading Business Women in Mississippi by the ...
Mississippi River Diversions Could Save Louisiana's Drowning Coast - Engineering News-Record8/9/2018 12:37:51 PM
Engineering News-Record Mississippi River Diversions Could Save Louisiana's Drowning Coast Engineering News-Record The reconnection, which will divert a portion of the Mississippi River, has been discussed for more than 30 years. Two such diversions are finally under design, to be funded by fines from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. The first of ... and more »
How an Ambitious Minnesota Eco-Project Became a Density Battleground - CityLab6/26/2018 1:53:43 PM
CityLab How an Ambitious Minnesota Eco-Project Became a Density Battleground CityLab Ford's Twin Cities Assembly Plant in St. Paul, Minnesota opened in 1925 to build Model Ts in a state-of-the-art facility powered by a hydroelectric dam on the Mississippi River. At its peak, the factory employed 1,800 well-paid UAW workers in a 2 ... and more »
Louisiana wants to divert the Mississippi River to restore its coast - Inhabitat5/15/2018 3:30:24 PM
Louisiana wants to divert the Mississippi River to restore its coast Inhabitat Of all the states dealing with global warming, Louisiana may have been hit the hardest. According to NPR, Louisiana has lost a staggering amount of coastline – more than 2,000 square miles – over the past 100 years. State officials have attempted ... and more »
Green design of buildings and communities creates healthier, sustainable living environments - Mississippi Business Journal3/22/2018 11:40:47 AM
Green design of buildings and communities creates healthier, sustainable living environments Mississippi Business Journal The U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) guidelines are now used by many federal projects, as well as state and local governmental projects and private developments. “The purpose of the guidelines is to ...
Renewable - Alternative Energy News ItemsPrivate Equity Company Ends Bid to Buy Navajo Generating Station (1) - Bloomberg BNA9/20/2018 7:37:30 PM
Private Equity Company Ends Bid to Buy Navajo Generating Station (1) Bloomberg BNA Private equity company Middle River Power LLC is ending its bid to buy Navajo Generating Station, the biggest coal-fired power station west of the Mississippi River. The collapse of the deal deeply threatens the survival of the ... “The Navajo Nation ... and more »
Envia idles GTL plant, Velocys focuses on Mississippi project - Biomass Magazine9/19/2018 5:24:18 PM
Biomass Magazine Envia idles GTL plant, Velocys focuses on Mississippi project Biomass Magazine 10, Velocys announced Envia's board has elected to suspend operations at the plant and to undertake a review of strategic alternatives to preserve value inherent at the facility. According to Velocys, the decision was ... However, that configuration of ...
Mississippi River Companies, Mayors to Tackle Plastic Waste, Stat - Environmental Leader9/19/2018 1:23:02 PM
Environmental Leader Mississippi River Companies, Mayors to Tackle Plastic Waste, Stat Environmental Leader “Until recently, we had been looking at reducing our carbon footprint and powering more of our facilities with renewable energy . Now, we are adding plastic waste to our obligations because our water resources are so important,” says Mike Whalen ... and more »
Enviros Say Tenn. Valley Electricity Rates Chill Alternatives - Law3609/7/2018 5:21:04 PM
Enviros Say Tenn. Valley Electricity Rates Chill Alternatives Law360 The groups claim that changes to the rates that would impact TVA's nearly 10 million customers across Mississippi , Tennessee and other nearby states were aimed at disincentivizing distributed energy resources, or DERs, like solar . Those changes ... and more »
Hattiesburg solar farm marks its first trip around the sun - HubcitySPOKES.com9/6/2018 11:40:19 AM
HubcitySPOKES.com Hattiesburg solar farm marks its first trip around the sun HubcitySPOKES.com Since that time, the site – which is the result of a contract between Silicon Ranch Corporation and Mississippi Power – has functioned quietly to provide 50 megawatts of energy , enough to provide electricity for approximately 6,500 homes in the area ... and more »
What's the future of solar power in the Pine Belt, as two local solar farms mark their first year? - Hattiesburg American8/31/2018 8:32:33 AM
Hattiesburg American What's the future of solar power in the Pine Belt, as two local solar farms mark their first year? Hattiesburg American The solar farm was the result of a group effort. Origis Energy developed the project, and Mississippi Power is the power purchaser under a 25-year agreement. As is traditional in the industry, Origis Energy sold the facility to D.E. Shaw Renewable ... On Our Way to Lower Emissions and 100% Renewable Energy | Facebook Newsroom Facebook Newsroom all 77 news articles »