AstraZeneca has announced the installation of a 7,300-panel solar energy project that produces energy equivalent to about 10 percent of the campus’ office building electricity use. The 1.7 megawatt system is said to be the largest non-utility solar project in Delaware.
REC Solar, a leading solar electric provider in the United States, announced that the company is growing in the East Coast market with major commercial and residential installations in New Jersey, Maryland, and Massachusetts.
The EnergyWorks program has launched a new public education campaign to teach homeowners in the Greater Philadelphia region that making energy efficiency improvements can keep their homes cool and their energy costs down as summer temperatures heat up.
EMCOR Group Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire USM Services Holdings Inc., a leading provider of facilities maintenance solutions in North America, from Transfield Services Limited in an all-cash transaction for $255 million.
The Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) will host a “Natural Refrigerants Seminar, With a Focus on Carbon Dioxide,” on June 4, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Pastime Athletic Club in Syracuse, N.Y.
Crockett Facilities Services Inc., a leading provider of building operations and maintenance, mechanical contracting, and HVAC services to government and commercial clients, announced that it has been awarded a contract by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for its D.C. headquarters building.
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions has opened a new, 24,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility in Jessup, Md. The company celebrated the opening with product giveaways, grand opening discounts, and a barbecue.
ARS®/Rescue Rooter®, a privately held, nationwide provider of air conditioning, heating, plumbing, insulation, radiant barrier, and ventilation services, has announced the acquisition of the assets of Washington, D.C.-based McCarthy Services.
The Building Performance Institute Inc. (BPI) is sponsoring its Tony Woods Award for Excellence in Advancing the Home Performance Industry with a nomination deadline of Feb. 23, 2011. According to BPI, the award recognizes the individual who has most advanced the home performance industry over the past year.
Blackman Plumbing Supply, a leading distributor of plumbing, heating, and cooling supplies, has named Brian Sarno as national accounts sales manager, Sean Mulderig as regional sales manager - east, Tom Carney as senior account manager, and Fenton J. Harpster as regional sales manager - west.