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Aggreko’s automated power control kit cuts fuel costs

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Houston–Power generation and HVAC specialty rental company Aggreko, plc has launched a unique power automation system that eliminates idling and saves up to 65% in fuel costs. The unique technology also reduces emissions, regardless of the fuel source. Aggreko’s scalable power automation systems can be retrofitted on diesel and natural gas generator sets and incorporates a hybrid battery control kit ...

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Gas utilities in W.Va. seek approval to cut fuel cost rates

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Natural gas utilities are seeking state approval to reduce what they charge customers to recover their fuel costs. Mountaineer Gas, Bluefield Gas, Dominion Hope Gas and Peoples Gas each have filed requests with the West Virginia Public Service Commission to reduce the purchased gas portion of their rates. Together, the PSC says the utilities serve more than ...

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Study: New Mexico enjoys some of the lowest energy costs

The state of New Mexico has been a top-ranking contender on numerous lists: first in methane emissions, second in exports and now some of the cheapest power in the U.S., the Albuquerque Business Journal reports. According to a study from personal finance website WalletHub, New Mexicans enjoy the third-cheapest electricity costs in the country, averaging around $87 per month. New ...

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Fuel costs ease, US airline profits soar

DALLAS — Profits are soaring at the biggest U.S. airlines as fuel prices drop — but don’t expect fares to fall too. Heading into the busy holiday-travel period, the airlines expect even cheaper fuel, thanks to the nosedive in crude oil prices. The price of jet fuel, an airline’s biggest single expense, has dropped by about one-fifth since mid-June. Airlines ...

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