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Sunday, August 1, 2021
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Diamond State Port gets DNREC permit for clean-up of proposed Edgemoor container ...

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has issued a permit to the Diamond State Port Corporation to continue corrective actions at the former Chemours Edgemoor industrial site. Diamond State and Port of...
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DNREC partners with nonprofit to convert plastic bags to park benches

 The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is buying benches made from recycled material. Earlier this month, Gov. John Carney joined Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn Garvin  to tour...
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Poultry litter to natural gas plant gets OK from Sussex; Next up, DNREC...

The Sussex County Council  voted unanimously  in favor of Bioenergy Devco’s (BDC) conditional use application for a poultry waste biogas system in Seaford. The council had delayed a vote following lengthy comments from opponents and...
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Bloom energy says fuel cells in New York metro area will ease stress on...

Bloom Energy  is deploying  more than 40 megawatts of fuel cell production in the Northeast through a series of agreements under a Community Distributed Generation (CDG) program.The initial  projects are in the  New York...
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Federal Flood Insurance gets makeover

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is updating  National Flood Insurance Program’s pricing. Risk Rating 2.0—Equity in Action, provides what FEMA describes as actuarially sound rates that are equitable and easy to understand, a release stated. It...
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Bloom adding fuel cells in New York metro area as part of push for...

Bloom Energy  is deploying  more than 40 megawatts of fuel cell production in the Northeast through a series of agreements under a Community Distributed Generation (CDG) program.The initial portfolio of projects centers on the...
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Food & Water Watch on wrong side of history in opposing biogas...

Good afternoon everyone, One thing government bodies do from time to time is "kick the can down the road" on a tough issue. Such was the case when the Sussex County Council listened to opponents to...
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DNREC publishes planned regulations for phasing in greener refrigerants

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today that new hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) regulations were published March 1 in the state’s Register of Regulations. The requirements for reducing harmful HFCs go into effect...
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Energize Delaware efficiency loan program reaches $1 million mark

The  Energize Delaware Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program (REELP) has reached the milestone of granting over $1 million in loans to Delaware homeowners.  The Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program provides low-interest loans to credit-qualified Delaware homeowners...
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Amazon’s electrifying news

Good afternoon, Amazon's announcement that it will open two delivery centers with recharging stations for electric delivery vehicles is great news for the state's green energy efforts. On Monday, the online giant announced additional investments in...