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New York City Starts Framework For Banning Natural Gas In New Construction Of Buildings

New York, New York - The New York City Council is expected to vote on Wednesday to prohibit the use of natural gas in new construction, following the lead of dozens of other smaller US cities seeking to transition away from fossil fuels and toward cleaner energy sources. If the law is passed all new buildings will be required to use electricity
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Copper Prices Fall To 10 Week Low. Will Infrastructure Bill Continue Coppers Climb Or Fall? What is Copper Telling Us?

United States Of America - Copper futures fell to $4.2 per pound, the lowest level in nearly ten weeks, as inventories increased and investors reduced risk exposure in anticipation of the US Fed announcing a faster end to its bond-buying program. On-warrant LME inventories in certified warehouses increased to 82,850 tons, the highest level in
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Grab Your Popcorn!

Göttingen, Germany - Popcorn Insulation? With construction insulation as a major topic, the goal of lowering heating costs and CO2 emissions has led forest scientists to turn to environmentally friendly and sustainable insulation methods: popcorn. Researchers have developed a method for transforming granulated popcorn into insulation boards.
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Gas & Diesel Prices = Trucking & Labor

Washington, D.C. - The Federal Trade Commission’s Chair, Lina Khan, has been personally asked by President Joe Biden to analyze the influence of oil and gas companies on the relentless rising price tag of gasoline. Extensive investigation of Exxon Mobil and Chevron, the two greatest oil and gas companies in the U.S., has been requested.
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Volvo Construction Equipment conducts the world’s first 5G high-lift teleoperation

Torsboda, Sweden - Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is the first company in the world to conduct a remote-controlled high-lift wheel loader trial over a 5G network in a complex forestry application – with the goal of developing safer, more productive timber processes and examining the technology's potential as an enabler for automation.
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Sand & Salt Costs Increase Across America. Next Up To Cause Budget & Supply Issues

United States Of America - Sand & Salt is next on the agenda to stretch the budgets of Department of Transportation Agencies, Towns, Contractors, Housing Co-Ops, And Developers. As the US's first wave of ''winter conditions" contracts start to roll in we are seeing what we expected. End users of sand and salt should expect to see increases of
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