All Blogs / Industries / Utilities / Popular

Get More Specific:

Josh Newton's Water Jobs & More - 25 October 2016

30 minutes agoUtilities / Water : WaterWired

Perhaps a record for jobs today - 142! Here are Josh's 25 October 2016 jobs online. As a Word doc: Download 25 October - JWJ As a PDF: Download 25 October - JWJ Check out his website for all the jobs. His jobs are on Facebook, too. Follow Josh on...

Be Aware of These Tricky Interview Questions

Experienced hiring managers are adept at unearthing hidden weaknesses and personal details about you without stepping outside ethical lines. Interview questions that seem straightforward are often designed to make you reveal how you think and share information that hiring managers cannot directly request. Show More Summary

The New EHS Cloud, Is it for Everyone?

Companies moving from traditional on-premise, perpetually-licensed EHS software to technology services that are cloud-based, subscription service-based offerings has become a macro trend. When it’s time to look for a new software solution, the temptation is great to use the technical buzz phrases that get tossed around frequently. When that happens, the pros and cons of […]

Duke Energy Continues to be Haunted by Coal Ash Leaks

After Hurricane Matthew hit in the middle of October, it unleashed a potentially different disaster: over-flooded coal ash ponds, which then spilled into North Carolina's section of the Neuse River.

Landfill-Free: Don’t Just Say It, Prove It

By NSF INTERNATIONAL An increasing number of organizations are claiming landfill-free (or zero waste to landfill) status or establishing goals to get there. Many are taking the extra step of verifying their claim with an independent third party. Why is verification valuable when so many others just issue a press release to claim landfill-free status? […]

Metro Bytes: FirstLight, FiberLight, Zayo

Here are three metro and regional fiber news items to review:... [visit site to read more]

Electric Lightwave Lands Its Cable In EdgeConneX

EdgeConneX revealed a new and somewhat unique partnership out in southern California. They have teamed up with the regional fiber operator Electric Lightwave to create an 'Edge Landing Station' down in San Diego.... [visit site to read more]

Gas helps to warm Russia, Turkey relations after tumultuous 12 months

Moving toward the brink of war is about as serious as a geopolitical relationship can get — and that is where Moscow and Ankara found themselves after NATO member Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet on the border with Syria on November 24 last year. Show More Summary

EOBI Pensioners Enjoy Hassle-Free Pension Disbursement with Bank Alfalah EOBI Debit Cards

In pursuit of its mission of empowering society and simplifying everyday transactions, Bank Alfalah’s registration of EOBI pensioners, which started in May 2016, is underway with pensioners beginning to withdraw their pensions through ATMs with ease. Show More Summary

New Options for Residential LEED Projects

As part of the ongoing effort to make LEED work for all project types, in the October 2016 LEED® addenda release, USGBC has modified the rating system selection guidance for multifamily residential projects to increase flexibility for users.

Game Localization Link Roundup – September 2016

After a relatively calm summer, September was richer in game localization-related content. Besides the Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse story, which ended with an official apology from Atlus, a few interesting interviews with veterans of the industry popped up, and…

Game Localization and Internationalization Checklist

I’m taking the chance to share again the game localization and internationalization checklist we created at the IGDA LocSIG, a very useful resource based on our Best Practices. Ideally, you will want to read it and keep these points... to serve 30 million by 2021 report that a BT commissioned report by Ovum says will be a big deal, serving 30 million subscriber homes and businesses around the world by 2021. Although mostly concentrated in Western Europe, the technology is also catching on internationally. Within five years, the Ovum team anticipate 11% of broadband services will be delivered […]

Elaine J. Hanford's Bulletin Boards: 1) Geosciences; 2) Enviro-Sciences - 24 October 2016

15 hours agoUtilities / Water : WaterWired

Recent Internet glitches have not fazed Elaine. She's right on time with an excellent list of links. Enjoy! Would you be interested in receiving these Bulletin Boards via email directly from Elaine? Send an email to with the word “subscribe” in the subject line and the email address will...

The Energiewende is Running Up Against Its Limits

German transmission system operator Tennet recently announced an 80% increase in its transmission fees because of the high construction costs of new power lines to accommodate renewable energy. A study of the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics found that by 2025 costs of the Energiewende could exceed €25,000 for an average four-person household.

The Business of Pricing Carbon

More companies worldwide are turning to internal carbon pricing as an effective tool to spur the transition to low-carbon technologies, and C2ES is helping organizations to explore this frontier through a new working group to share best practices.

Another Momentous Step?

Following the ICAO deal to offset the global growth in aviation emissions and the Paris Agreement passing the 55 / 55 criteria for entry into force, a third major announcement has followed in as many weeks; the agreement of an addendum...Show More Summary

A U.S. Military View On Climate Change: It’s Eroding Our National Security

In this presidential election year we have heard much about some issues, such as immigration and trade, and less about others. For example, climate change was discussed for an estimated 82 seconds in the first presidential debate, and for just 37 minutes in all presidential and vice presidential debates since the year 2000.

U.S. Crude Oil Imports Increase During First Half of 2016, the First Increase Since 2010

U.S. gross crude oil imports increased by 528,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 7%, during the first half of 2016 compared to the first half of 2015. This increase reverses a multiyear trend of decreasing U.S. crude oil imports as a result of increasing U.S. production.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC