CPBJ - Energy and Environment http://www.cpbj.com/section/energy_environment Energy and Environment News Energy and Environment en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:20:20 EST Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:20:20 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149999&source=RSS Worley Obetz continues to add propane autogas stations Several companies and organizations in the midstate announced plans to construct or that they had completed construction on alternative fuel stations in the past year. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150121/CPBJ01/150129930&source=RSS Waterfront development measure reintroduced in Pa. Senate A bill intended to spur private investment in waterfront areas across the commonwealth has been reintroduced in the state Senate. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150121/CPBJ01/150129930&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129974&source=RSS Pennsylvania American Water's Kathy Pape named TFEC board chairwoman Kathy Pape, the president and CEO of Derry Township-based Pennsylvania American Water Co. , has been appointed 2015 board chair for The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, the foundation announced today. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129974&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150119848&source=RSS Five midstate businesses get natural-gas-conversion grant Five businesses with ties to Central Pennsylvania were among 18 to receive state grants to help convert their heavy-duty fleet vehicles to run on natural gas. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150119848&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150119/CPBJ01/150119786&source=RSS Teams with local ties asked to submit proposals for 37 CNG stations Four teams with local ties have been asked by the state Department of Transportation to submit proposals for public compressed-natural-gas filling stations at up to 37 transit facilities. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150119/CPBJ01/150119786&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/150119824&source=RSS In brief Dickinson named a top Green School A website dedicated to providing data about choosing an online school has picked Dickinson College in Carlisle as the No. 2 Green School in its list of the top 50 such schools in the United States. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/150119824&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150115/CPBJ01/150119865&source=RSS Nineteen Dauphin County municipalities look to participate in flood insurance reduction program A new Dauphin County program aimed at cutting flood insurance premium rates has buy-in from 19 municipalities, the county announced Wednesday. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150115/CPBJ01/150119865&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150115/CPBJ01/150119889&source=RSS Clean energy projects in Lancaster County receive state funding Three Lancaster County entities received state funding commitments for alternative, clean energy projects Wednesday. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150115/CPBJ01/150119889&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150113/CPBJ01/150109907&source=RSS Researcher Fracking market to top 72B by 2019 The global hydraulic fracturing market is expected to top 72 billion by 2019, according to a market research firm. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150113/CPBJ01/150109907&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109832&source=RSS Post Schell's president, CEO steps down Brian Peters, the longtime president and CEO at Philadelphia-based Post Schell PC, which has offices in Harrisburg and East Lampeter Township, has stepped down, the firm announced today. Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109832&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109833&source=RSS Three Mile Island owner selling bonds The company that operates two nuclear power plants in the midstate is selling 750 million in bonds to pay off older debt and for other purposes. Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109833&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099995&source=RSS Behind the List with Michael J. Martin Michael J. Martin is managing partner of RLPS Architects. He says he thinks one of the biggest trends coming in senior housing and higher ed is finding housing to meet all budgets. Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099998&source=RSS Developers add acoustic consultants to their teams Former U. S. Surgeon General William H. Stewart once said, &#8220Noise must be considered a hazard to the health of people everywhere. &#8221 Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099999&source=RSS Wagner juggles businesses, political life When talking about his daily life, state Sen. Scott Wagner uses speedy metaphors. Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/301099999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150108/CPBJ01/150109902&source=RSS The Hershey Co. exceeds sustainable cocoa goals for 2014 The Hershey Co. announced this week that 30 percent of its globally sourced cocoa was independently certified and verified, which puts the company on track to hit its 100 percent goal by 2020. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 08:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150108/CPBJ01/150109902&source=RSS