Alternative Energy

Labor Leaders, CEOs Call on Governor Newsom to Invest in Hydrogen to Meet Climate Goals

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:30pm

This funding will support the buildout of 1,000 hydrogen fueling stations statewide, which will provide fueling access for 97% of disadvantaged communities and 94% of the geographic state.

Key Points: 
  • This funding will support the buildout of 1,000 hydrogen fueling stations statewide, which will provide fueling access for 97% of disadvantaged communities and 94% of the geographic state.
  • At this still early stage in market development, the signal California sends on hydrogen will impact private investment decisions.
  • The business and labor leaders note the development of a statewide network will create between 2,280-3,720 hydrogen production and station construction jobs annually.
  • The average salary of those jobs is forecast to be between $84,000-$91,000 per year across engineering, construction, installation, equipment maintenance and hydrogen testing professions.

Argan, Inc. Announces Founder, Chairman and CEO Retirement and Succession

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:15pm

Argan, Inc. (NYSE: AGX) (Argan or the Company) announces today that Rainer H. Bosselmann, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer retired effective August 16, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Argan, Inc. (NYSE: AGX) (Argan or the Company) announces today that Rainer H. Bosselmann, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer retired effective August 16, 2022.
  • A steadfast and conservative leader, Rainer founded Argan in 2003 and fostered the management team that is in place today.
  • In addition, Rainer was instrumental in the evolution of Argan with the transformative acquisition of Gemma Power Systems in 2006.
  • With Mr. Watson taking on the President and CEO position, long time Corporate Controller, Richard H. Deily, will step into the CFO position.

Bunge Certified as a Most Loved Workplace® for 2022

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

Bunge (NYSE:BG), a global leader in agribusiness, food and ingredients, announced today that is has been honored with the certification of being a Most Loved Workplace for 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Bunge (NYSE:BG), a global leader in agribusiness, food and ingredients, announced today that is has been honored with the certification of being a Most Loved Workplace for 2022.
  • The Most Loved Workplace designation is a strong reminder of the incredible talent we have and the support we provide to one another.
  • Bunge has been certified as a Most Loved Workplace based on the scores it received within the index from surveyed employees on key factors including collaboration, vision, respect, company practices, alignment with values and the strength of leadership.
  • Bunge has almost 23,000 dedicated employees working across approximately 300 facilities located in more than 40 countries.

GrafTech Announces Third Quarter 2022 Cash Dividend

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:30pm

The Board of Directors of GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:EAF) (the Company) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.01 per share to stockholders of record as of the close of business on August 31, 2022, to be paid on September 30, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:EAF) (the Company) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.01 per share to stockholders of record as of the close of business on August 31, 2022, to be paid on September 30, 2022.
  • GrafTech International Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of high-quality graphite electrode products essential to the production of electric arc furnace steel and other ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
  • The Company has a competitive portfolio of low-cost, ultra-high power graphite electrode manufacturing facilities, including three of the highest capacity facilities in the world.
  • We are the only large-scale graphite electrode producer that is substantially vertically integrated into petroleum needle coke, a key raw material for graphite electrode manufacturing.

Capstone Green Energy Announces Launch of Underwritten Public Offering

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:00pm

Capstone Green Energy (Nasdaq: CGRN) (Capstone, or the Company), a global leader in carbon reduction and on-site resilient green Energy as a Service (EaaS) solutions, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase shares of its common stock.

Key Points: 
  • Capstone Green Energy (Nasdaq: CGRN) (Capstone, or the Company), a global leader in carbon reduction and on-site resilient green Energy as a Service (EaaS) solutions, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase shares of its common stock.
  • Capstone intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for working capital, general corporate purposes and growth initiatives, including to expand its Energy as a Service long-term rental fleet.
  • Capstone Green Energy ( www.CapstoneGreenEnergy.com ) (NASDAQ: CGRN) is a leading provider of customized microgrid solutions and on-site energy technology systems focused on helping customers around the globe meet their environmental, energy savings, and resiliency goals.
  • Through Hydrogen & Sustainable Products (H2S), Capstone Green Energy offers customers a variety of hydrogen products, including the Companys microturbine energy systems.

Red Rock Biofuels, Frontline BioEnergy Successfully Gasify Residual Woody Biomass Into Syngas for Production of Sustainable Aviation Fuel

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:00pm

Red Rock Biofuels LLC, a next-generation producer of low-carbon biofuels, and Frontline BioEnergy, a leading provider of waste and biomass gasification solutions, announce that they have successfully tested their innovative technology that gasifies Red Rocks residual woody biomass feedstock into high quality syngas for production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable diesel.

Key Points: 
  • Red Rock Biofuels LLC, a next-generation producer of low-carbon biofuels, and Frontline BioEnergy, a leading provider of waste and biomass gasification solutions, announce that they have successfully tested their innovative technology that gasifies Red Rocks residual woody biomass feedstock into high quality syngas for production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable diesel.
  • The tests demonstrated TarFreeGas gasifier production of high-quality syngas with excellent tar conversion, as well as PMFreeGas removal of char and ash from the syngas.
  • The resulting syngas was shown to be suitable for further processing into SAF and renewable diesel.
  • Red Rock is building one of the worlds first commercial-scale cellulosic biorefineries in Lakeview, Oregon to convert woody biomass residue into SAF and cellulosic renewable diesel fuels.

AVANGRID Recognized for Strong ESG Performance on FTSE4Good Index

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 5:00pm

Created by the global index and data provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.

Key Points: 
  • Created by the global index and data provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
  • Businesses included in the FTSE4Good Index Series meet a variety of environmental, social and governance criteria.
  • AVANGRID is setting the pace for other utilities through our actions today and our visionary goals for the future, said Pedro Azagra, CEO of AVANGRID.
  • We are very proud to be included on the FTSE4Good Index alongside Iberdrola as recognized sustainability leaders with strong ESG commitments.

Insights on the Bioenergy Global Market to 2027 - by Product Type, Feedstock, Application and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:52pm

Bioenergy is a form of renewable energy that is generated from organic matter, such as biomass, biogas, and biofuel.

Key Points: 
  • Bioenergy is a form of renewable energy that is generated from organic matter, such as biomass, biogas, and biofuel.
  • The rising prevalence of global warming due to growing industrial activities across the globe is creating a positive outlook for the market.
  • Key Questions Answered in This Report:
    How has the global bioenergy market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What is the structure of the global bioenergy market and who are the key players?

SPAN Will Help the Inflation Reduction Act Realize its Climate Goal and Full Potential, as Homeowners Use SPAN to Integrate Electrification Products like Batteries, Heat Pumps, Solar, and Other Energy Improvements

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:00pm

As homeowners transition from less efficient fossil fuel appliances to better performing electric versions and more renewable energy, SPAN products are natural complementary additions.

Key Points: 
  • As homeowners transition from less efficient fossil fuel appliances to better performing electric versions and more renewable energy, SPAN products are natural complementary additions.
  • SPAN reduces hurdles like electric service upgrades and provides homeowners complete control of their expanding home energy ecosystem.
  • SPAN Panel gives customers circuit-level management, real-time monitoring, and actionable energy insights through the SPAN Home apps intuitive interface.
  • For more information about the SPAN smart home electrical panel, please contact us at press@span.io
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Tigo Energy Highlights Rapid Shutdown Policy and Market Dynamics at 2022 Energy Expo

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:00pm

Tigo Energy, Inc. , the solar industrys leading Flex MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics) supplier, today announced that it will demonstrate leadership with an educational session on solar rapid shutdown, monitoring, and optimization at the 2022 Energy Expo in Miami, Florida.

Key Points: 
  • Tigo Energy, Inc. , the solar industrys leading Flex MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics) supplier, today announced that it will demonstrate leadership with an educational session on solar rapid shutdown, monitoring, and optimization at the 2022 Energy Expo in Miami, Florida.
  • When deployed with Tigo RSS Transmitters with Pure Signal, Tigo rapid shutdown technology enables a reduction in cable runs and reduces the impact of electromagnetic interference in large-scale solar systems.
  • Tigo TS4 rapid shutdown devices are IEC and UL certified for global acceptance and comply with NEC 2017 and 2020 690.12 Rapid Shutdown specifications when installed with the Tigo RSS Transmitter and a UL PVRSS certified inverter or an inverter with a built-in Tigo-certified transmitter.
  • To learn more about Tigo Flex MLPE solutions at Energy Expo from Tuesday, August 23, to Thursday, August 25, 2022, please reach out to the local sales team here .