Restaurant Group Achieves 7.6 Percent Reduction in Energy Use Intensity
July 28, 2014
Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the quick-service sandwich chain with nearly 3,400 restaurants worldwide, announced energy reduction savings as part of its company-wide sustainability efforts. ARG achieved a 7.6 percent reduction in energy use intensity as a result of a variety of energy initiatives implemented.
DOE Has Identified Five Key Technology Areas of Interest
July 24, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a loan guarantee solicitation, making as much as $4 billion in loan guarantees available for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects that avoid, reduce, or sequester greenhouse gases.
The First Phase Produced 18 Percent Energy Savings
July 21, 2014
Smartcool Systems Inc. announced that it has received approval for beta testing of its energy efficiency technology with a Florida-based food distribution firm. This test is the next phase in introducing its technology to the refrigerated transport sector.
Recipients to be Honored at Awards Dinner in September
July 17, 2014
The Alliance to Save Energy (ASE) has announced four recipients of its 2014 Star of Energy Efficiency Awards: Nest Labs Inc., MGM Resorts International, National Housing Trust, and Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.
Enables NRM’s Refrigeration Solutions to be Deployed Through Lime Energy’s Web-Based Platform
July 15, 2014
Lime Energy Co., a provider of energy efficiency solutions for small businesses, announced that the company has partnered with National Resource Management Inc. (NRM), a supplier of energy-efficient refrigeration solutions.
Project Includes Steam System and Weatherization Improvements, Installation of New HVAC Controls, and More
July 7, 2014
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) and NORESCO have entered into a $3.8 million energy savings performance contract for work on the Greensboro, North Carolina, campus.
Venture to Make SMi-Enerpro’s Technology Suite Available on a Fully Financed Turnkey Basis
May 14, 2014
TPG Special Situations Partners (TSSP), the credit arm of TPG, and SMi-Enerpro, a division of The SM Group Inc., have announced the launch of a new joint venture to provide financing for the SMi-Enerpro energy efficiency platform.
System Provides Renewable Heat for Hundreds of Low-Income Senior Residents in Southern California
May 5, 2014
Promise Energy celebrated the installation of the largest solar water heating system in the city of Norwalk at the grand opening of the Norwalk Tower, an 11-story 185-unit affordable housing retrofit project.