Florida Power and Light transmission project earns environmental award

26 July 2017 / Enviro Matters
The Southeastern Electric Exchange (SEE) recognized Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) this week with its Chairman’s Award for the company’s environmental protection efforts during a transmission project in the Sanford area. more >

New study details economic impact of U.S. waterways industry

24 July 2017 / Enviro Matters
JULY 24, 2017 – The American Waterways Operators has released a new study that documents the contribution that the American tugboat, towboat and barge industry makes to the U.S. economy. more >

One tug sinks another raised

12 July 2017 / Enviro Matters
Nine people were evacuated when tug Eric Haney sank in the upper Mississippi River in North America. Diesel from the tug discharged into the river but SWS Environmental Services contained the spill using booms. more >

10 ways the transportation industry has Tennessee on a roll

20 June 2017 / Enviro Matters
Tennessee is all about transportation. Let’s count the ways: The state is blessed with a geographic location that places it. more >

2017 Utility Customer Study: Evaluating the reliability of utility providers

06 June 2017 / Enviro Matters
When a US customer turns on a light switch, ‘99.98’ times out of 100, it will turn on. However, if. more >

The origins of the circular economy

06 June 2017 / Enviro Matters
The following is an edited excerpt from "The Circular Economy: A Wealth of Flows" by Ken Webster (Ellen MacArthur Foundation,. more >


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