Category | Energy Solutions

Energy Providers in the US

Posted on 02 January 2014

An independent producer of oil and gas, Cunningham Energy was founded in 2008 and is based out of Charleston, West Virginia. The company works primarily in the Appalachian, Illinois, and Williston Basins and has evolved with the application of new technologies that have emerged within the field of energy production.

Environmental Buildings

Posted on 06 November 2013

To understand why some Landlords like Anthony Malkin in New York are choosing to retrofit their buildings by incorporating green technology, it’s important to have an understanding of green technology or initiatives and what its goals are.

Oil and Natural Gas Production

Posted on 05 November 2013

However, most independent producers like Cunningham Energy take several measures to ensure that the environment is not harmed; including placing redundant safety measures on oil rigs and in refineries that are intended to prevent such accidents from happening.

Energy Efficient Windows

Posted on 09 October 2013

Energy efficient options like double hung windows and window treatments can help to keep your home comfortable and can also help you save money.

Energy Efficient Retrofit of the Empire State Building

Posted on 18 July 2013

The retrofit aimed to not only cut down bills but also improve the reputation and desirability of the building itself, a goal which it has seemingly achieved with the attraction of tenants such as LinkedIn, Coty Inc and Shutterstock.  Anthony Malkin, president of Malkin Properties, which controls the building, is extremely proud of the restoration and updating work that has been done in the building. 

Promising Wind Power Installations

Posted on 30 November 2012

Garland expects that Pattern Energy will turn to investors for a source of new capital in the next year or two. The company closed an investment totaling $800 million in 2010 with Riverstone Holdings. Riverstone is a private equity firm focused in energy and power. The firm was co-founded in 2000 by Pierre F. Lapeyre and David Leuschen and Riverstone has committed over $19 billion globally to date.

Energy Saving Solutions this Winter

Posted on 30 November 2012

Companies like Energy Education Inc. can help you evaluate your energy usage and take control of your energy costs.

Renovations for Energy Efficient Buildings

Posted on 15 November 2012

Retrofits to the Empire State Building are part of a more expansive renovation plan designed by owner Malkin Holdings to combat the building’s aging infrastructure. Malkin Holding’s President Anthony E. Malkin worked with a team of real estate, climate and energy experts to develop several strategies and confirm that the retrofit renovations were an economically sound decision.

California to Host World’s Largest Solar Project

Posted on 12 November 2012

8minutenergy’s partner Arlington, Va.-based AES Solar recently closed on the financing. AES Solar is a joint venture between AES Corp. and Riverstone Holiding LLC. Riverstone is an energy and power-focused PE firm founded by acting Senior Managing Director, David Leuschen.

Types of Alternative Energy

Posted on 27 September 2012

Alternative energy refers to energy sources that are renewable and provide no undesired consequences. Everyday, the world pumps carbon dioxide and other dangerous greenhouse gas into the atmosphere. Alternative energy stops this process by replaces traditional fuel sources with solar and wind.