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Vestas V100

Vestas plans new inroads in Chinese wind market

21/10/2014 Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas is strategizing to increase its market penetration in China, where it currently lags be...
Oursel

Areva chief Oursel steps down

21/10/2014

The chief executive of Areva has stepped down ahead of a management reorganisation at the nuclear group.

Swansea tidal power project

Tidal lagoon could generate 8 per cent of UK’s electricity

20/10/2014 One of Britain’s largest insurers has announced its intention to invest over £1bn ($1.6bn) in the construction of a tidal lagoo...
Czech flag

Czechs consider new reactor in existing nuclear power plant

20/10/2014 The junior partner in the current Czech coalition government says adding a new reactor at the Dukovany nuclear power plant is “...

Vattenfall sells Dutch power assets

17/10/2014 Swedish utility Vattenfall’s subsidiary Nuon Energy has agreed to sell its thermal power assets in the Netherlands to Dutch ene...
Lisa Davis

Siemens to cut further jobs at power unit

16/10/2014 Siemens is cutting around 1200 jobs in its German energy operations according to local radio reports in Bavaria, southern Germa...

Gamesa overtakes Vestas to win Brazilian wind contract

16/10/2014 Denmark's Vestas, a major wind turbine manufacturer, has lost a contract in Brazil with CPFL Renováveis, a subsidiary of CPFL E...
International Gas Turbine Conference

EU gas power sector look to summit for change of fortune

15/10/2014 The beleaguered European gas-fired power sector is hoping legislation to be announced later this month and beyond will help arr...

A bad week for UK wind power

10/10/2014 Wind power proved unpopular in the UK this week, with protests over several projects generating debate at the local and parliam...
Proglio

EDF chief attacks Energiewende

09/10/2014

The chairman of France’s biggest utility has blasted Germany’s energy policy, referring to it as a disaster.

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

Upcoming Power Events

2nd Myanmar Electric Power Convention (MEPC) 2014

Yangon, Myanmar
21/10/2014 - 23/10/2014

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22/10/2014 - 24/10/2014