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GIB

UK Green Bank backs Citibank CCP project

31/10/2014

The Green Investment Bank (GIB) is providing investment for energy efficient initiative being undertaken by Citibank.

Kiisa power plant

Temporary power plant bolsters Estonian energy security

31/10/2014

A new 250 MW emergency reserve power plant was inaugurated in the Estonian capital of Tallinn on Friday.

Vattenfall

Vattenfall plans sale of German coal-fired plant fleet

31/10/2014

Swedish state-owned utility is planning to sell its German coal-fired power plant assets.

Jean Francois Corbett

DNV GL modelling shows potential to reduce wind power costs

30/10/2014

DNV GL were recent winners of an E.ON-organised competition to test accuracy in wind power computer modelling.

E.ON

E.ON turns to Spanish power asset sale in bid to reduce debt

30/10/2014 In its latest bid to reduce a $37bn debt, E.ON is asking for bids for its Spanish power business, with plenty of interested par...
E.ON

Further delays hit E.ON’s $3bn power assets sale

29/10/2014 Germany’s biggest utility’s attempts to reduce its debt, through the sale of its Italian assets is being frustrated by more del...
Budapest

Energy from sewerage system heats and cools major military hospital

28/10/2014 Budapest’s Military Hospital State Health Centre is now heated and cooled using energy recovered from urban sewage and wastewat...
Alevo

Swiss firm claims power storage breakthrough

28/10/2014 A Swiss company is to invest in a $1bn plant in the US after claiming a major step forward in developing power storage technolo...
Barroso and Hedegaard

Mixed reaction to EU climate change agreement

24/10/2014

There has been a mixed reaction to the last night’s European Union agreement on climate change targets.

France Spain

EU energy interconnector goal set to be shelved

23/10/2014 An ongoing disagreement between Spain, Portugal and France has meant the European Union will be unable to go ahead with plans t...

From the Wires

Pinnacle Asset Integrity Services Honored at the 9th Annual Aggie 100

Pinnacle Asset Integrity Services Honored at the 9th Annual Aggie 100

Electric Vehicles in Canada: Surprising Gains or Missed Opportunity? New WWF Report Shows Both

Electric Vehicles in Canada: Surprising Gains or Missed Opportunity? New WWF Report Shows Both

Building Turbines Completes Installation of a New Version Rooftop Wind Turbine

Building Turbines Completes Installation of a New Version Rooftop Wind Turbine

Specialized Turning Precision Machined Valve Components Assure Tight Sealing

Specialized Turning Precision Machined Valve Components Assure Tight Sealing

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