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CarCharging, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, and Department of Environmental Protection Partner to Provide Electric Vehicle Charging Services

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire - Car Charging Group, Inc. (CarCharging) (OTCQB: CCGI), the largest owner and operator of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced that drivers along the Pennsylvania Turnpike can now recharge their electric cars at the service plazas located in Bowmansville and King of Prussia. more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles

Georgetown University Launches $5 Million Prize: A Nationwide Challenge for American Communities to Reduce Energy Use

WASHINGTON, Apr 23, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Today, the Georgetown University Energy Prize, a $5 million incentive competition to reduce America's energy consumption, announced a list of 51 communities who have signed letters of intent to compete. more...
Filed under: Demand Response

World Record-Breaking Electric Vehicle Journey Crosses Finish Line

VENICE, Calif., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire - Today marks the completion of the record-setting Epic Electric American Road Trip, a 24-day, 12,183-mile battery-powered journey sponsored by electric vehicle (EV) software and information services company Recargo Inc. more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles

Phila. building owners report energy usage

Apr 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Andrew Maykuth The Philadelphia Inquirer - The city announced Thursday that owners of more than 86 percent of Philadelphia's large commercial buildings complied with a new law to report energy usage, and their average Energy Star score came in at 64, above the national average of 50. more...
Filed under: Demand Response

PLMA Recognizes Leading Energy Utility Demand Response Initiatives

DENVER, CO, Apr 17, 2014 -- Marketwired - The Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) announced seven winners of its 11th Annual PLMA Awards. more...
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Sustainable Energy Fund Announces Zero Percent Financing Program for Energy Efficiency or Renewable Energy Projects

Allentown, PA, Apr 16, 2014 -- PRWeb.com - Projects must reduce energy consumption of non-sustainable resources or generate energy from sustainable resources. more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency


By Dan Sosland , Jamie Howland
On: April 21, 2014
The Gordian knot of carbon footprints, global warming, energy costs, and home/transportation inefficiencies is enough to exhaust the most resilient optimist. But.help is on the more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
By Justine Sears , Karen Glitman
On: April 11, 2014
The electrification of transportation is posing a challenge and opportunity for utilities across the country, with significant implications for planning, load forecasting, and demand response. more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles
By Gerry DeNotto
On: April 10, 2014
Imagine, if you would, the following scenario which recently occurred. A man walked down a dark street in his neighborhood in a typical northeastern United more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
By Corey Weathers M.Ed.
On: March 25, 2014
Our grandparents are often the first to teach us about the value of a dollar and to not waste anything - food, water, energy, money more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
By Davis Swan
On: March 7, 2014
There has been a lot of discussion about the electric vehicle revolution and what its impacts will be. Are EV's gaining traction or getting stuck more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles


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Samoa sets sights on largest solar array in the Pacific

By John Ryan - Construction of the largest solar power array in the Pacific is expected to commence soon after New Zealand foreign minister more...
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Solar Frontier and other green companies look to set up shop in New York State

By John Ryan - Solar Frontier is poising to join other solar companies in New York State following more...
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Energy Poverty Entraps Economy In Developing Countries

By Annie K - Energy Poverty is lack of access to energy services, mainly electricity for basic needs such as lighting and cooking.  Prevalent more...

Embrace Winters With Home Heating Oil Long Island

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Boo! Did I scare you?

By Joel Gilbert - We Americans all seem to love a good scare, especially if it is tied to an underlying conspiracy theory.  Aliens more...

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Wednesday Apr 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The key to success for energy management programs, whether demand response or energy efficiency, is getting customers enrolled. This free webcast will feature Pepco Holdings, Inc. (PHI) discussing the marketing tactics and tools that have contributed to the success of more...

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