Based on preliminary Census Bureau data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that the U.S. imported a total of 3,243,000 net tons (NT) of steel in July 2015, including 2,578,000 NT of finished steel (up 4.6 percent and 3.7 percent, respectively, vs. June final data).
Republic Services has added 17 compressed natural gas (CNG) solid waste collection trucks to its fleet serving customers throughout the greater Denver area.
Green3Power St. Lucie LLC has executed an agreement to build, own and fund a $175 million renewable energy facility (REF) which will convert approximately 1,000 tons of waste per day into approximately 80,000 gallons per day of ultra-low sulfur synthetic green No. 2 diesel fuel.
The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s Development Finance Institution, signed a financing agreement with Content Solar Ltd., solidifying a $47 million OPIC loan to support a 20 MW grid connected solar photovoltaic facility in Clarendon, Jamaica.
The Saskatchewan Association for Resource Recovery Corp. (SARRC) has good news for businesses in the recycling of used oil and antifreeze materials.
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. officially launched its new automated waste collection service in the municipality of Chatham-Kent, Ontario.