Quantcast
Energy and Environment - Business Record
An image.
GO
Home | Advertising | Membership | Newsletters | Contact Us | About | BPC News | Submit Releases | Log Out
  • Friday, March 22, 2019 2:59 PM
    A company called ReNewtrient One plans to build a $25 million plant near Clarion in north-central Iowa that will convert poultry litter into an organic fertilizer.

  • BY KATE HAYDEN
    Friday, March 22, 2019 6:00 AM
    One year after reviving Green Drinks-Des Moines, author, speaker and sustainability consultant Adam Hammes believes the group, which meets once a month at Peace Tree Brewery in Des Moines, is on a roll. 

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019 10:48 AM
    A group of beginning farmers is backing a proposed state law that would extend the state’s agricultural exemption from zoning and building codes to apply to all farms, regardless of size. 

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019 3:20 PM
    A new study commissioned by the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association concludes that the biofuels industry is responsible for more than 48,000 jobs in the state and generates more than $2.5 billion in Iowa household income.

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019 3:20 PM
    The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Energy Center have launched two new financial assistance programs to facilitate energy-related projects in Iowa — the IEC Grant Program and the Alternate Energy Revolving Loan Program. 

  • Friday, March 15, 2019 11:26 AM
    The city of Waukee, the Nature Conservancy in Iowa, Waukee Aspiring Professional Experience and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association are announcing Solarize Waukee, a new bulk solar group purchase program for businesses and residents anywhere within the Waukee Community School District boundaries, which includes Waukee and portions of West Des Moines, Clive and Urbandale. 

  • BY BUSINESS RECORD STAFF
    Friday, March 15, 2019 9:50 AM
    Des Moines Water Works CEO and General Manager Bill Stowe has been diagnosed with an “aggressive form of cancer [that] provides very few options for treatment,” he said in a letter to the utility’s board of directors. 

  • Wednesday, March 13, 2019 10:27 AM
    EPA moves to allow drives to buy E15, a 15 percent ethanol blend, all year.

  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019 10:41 AM
    A development firm plans to construct a 349-mile underground power line to move renewable energy generated in rural Iowa to Chicago and eastern cities.

  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019 10:40 AM
    Iowa clean energy advocates suspect the state’s largest utility is secretly behind a new organization claiming to represent farmers, consumers and businesses that oppose the state’s solar policies, reports the Energy News Network. 

  • Friday, March 8, 2019 2:56 PM
    Corridor Business Journal: Job creation among small businesses broke the 45-year record in February with a net addition of 0.52 workers per firm, according to National Federation of Independent Businesses' monthly jobs report, released Thursday.

  • BY BUSINESS RECORD STAFF
    Friday, March 8, 2019 1:36 PM
    The state government has released its latest data on achieving the voluntary goals set by the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy — the state’s main machinery to address significant water quality problems.

  • Thursday, March 7, 2019 3:14 PM
    The USDA forecast net farm income, a broad measure of profits, of $69.4 billion this year. If accurate, the total would be the third year of net income below $70 billion since 2015.

  • Thursday, March 7, 2019 11:03 AM
    Alliant Energy has proposed an electric and gas rate increase for Iowa customers, citing costs for expanding wind farms and new meters, reports the Mason City Globe Gazette.

  • Wednesday, March 6, 2019 11:10 AM
    Ames-based Renewable Energy Group’s revenue grew 10.6 percent to $2.4 billion  in 2018, with sales of 649.2 million gallons of biodiesel, the company reported Tuesday.

Looking for something older? Try our archive search
Home | Advertising | Membership | Newsletters | Contact Us | About | BPC News | Submit Releases | Log Out

Facebook Twitter RSS
The Depot at 4th, 100 4th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50309 | (515) 288-3336 | © 2019 Business Record. All Rights Reserved. | Legal disclaimer | Privacy Policy


Software © 2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved