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Coal plant shutdowns good news for German gas

20/11/2014 Shutting down Gernany's aging coal-fired power plants could increase profits for the nation’s ailing gas power sector, accordin...

Update: E.ON in talks to sell Spanish assets

20/11/2014

E.ON has reportedly begun talks aimed at selling its Spanish operations.

UK energy skills gap is ‘critical’ warns Siemens

19/11/2014

Siemens has said that a widening skills gap in the UK energy market is becoming “strategically critical”.

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‘Diffidence’ of investors to power sector set to continue

18/11/2014 New analysis of the power market undertaken by top global insurance company Marsh shows that diffidence by the investment commu...
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Ex-Citroen chief set to take over at Areva

18/11/2014 The French government is set to appoint former Peugeot Citroen CEO Philippe Varin to become chairman of struggling state-owned ...

A fresh perception of ESP Retrofitting

17/11/2014 Retrofitting electrostatic precipitators with a high-frequency switch mode power supply can reduce particulate emissions and im...

Driving a low-carbon path for North American power

17/11/2014

A look at North America's new generation of low-carbon power generation technologies.

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Saudi Electric eye Hinkley Point stake

17/11/2014 Top Saudi Arabian utility, Saudi Electric, is in negotiations with EDF with a view to a stake in the UK’s most important nuclea...

Brazilian firms to build 253 MW Nicaraguan hydro plant

17/11/2014 Brazil's state-owned utility Eletrobras and the Queiroz Galvao group are to build the Tumarin hydropower plant in Nicaragua.

Mexico's energy reform ends its regulatory stage

17/11/2014

The energy reform carried out in Mexico has reached the final stage of its regulatory period.

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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