LPL Opens America's Largest Net-Zero Energy Office Building Powered by Bloom Energy
On April 5, LPL Financial, the nation's largest independent broker-dealer, announced the opening of the U.S.'s largest commercial, net-zero office building.
The 13 story, 415,000 square foot building uses three Bloom Energy fuel cells, to convert natural gas into clean electricity and save on water consumption. LPL Financial is also purchasing and pumping biogas into the grid to achieve net-zero eligibility.
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Governor Jindal & Air Products Mark Completion of $1 Billion Hydrogen Pipeline Project in Louisiana
On April 4, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and executives from Air Products marked the completion of of a $1 billion hydrogen pipeline project that triples the amount of hydrogen delivery capability in the state.
The 600 mile pipeline is one of the largest of its kind in the world, runs from Houston to New Orleans. In addition to this pipeline, four new hydrogen plants along the Mississippi river are planned.
$64 billion more in hydrogen infrastructure, planned and ongoing, is being invested in the state of Louisiana.
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