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Frank Burke and Schwungrad, Beacon Power and UL officials with Ged Nash Irish Minister of Ste

Irish flywheel storage project could prove crucial tech for EU green ambitions

24/04/2015 The first grid-connected hybrid flywheel project in Europe could potentially be rolled out across the rest of the European Comm...
Sigmar Gabriel

German coal levy decision delayed until review concluded

24/04/2015 On Friday afternoon, German Minister Sigmar Gabriel stated that a decision on the proposed coal levy would be postponed until a...
Vattenfall sign

Proposed coal levy impacting on Vattenfall lignite power plant sale

24/04/2015 The German government’s plans to introduce a levy on the most polluting power generators is having an impact on Swedish utility...
Statkraft

Statkraft takes 98 per cent share in Chilean hydro firm

23/04/2015 Statkraft subsidiary, Statkraft Chile Inversiones Electricas Ltda, has announced the acquisition of a 98.18% stake in Chilean h...
GDF

GDF Suez wins power purchase agreements for UK biomass plants

23/04/2015

GDF SUEZ Energy UK has been awarded two new power purchase agreements (PPAs) for biomass power plants in England.

Steve Mandell

Denham exec– coal can play role in powering Africa as better alternative to diesel

23/04/2015 The vice-president of global energy and resources at private equity giant, Denham Capital says coal-fired power makes sense in ...
Anne Houtman

Fitch Asia chief – industrialisation will cancel out decarbonisation push

22/04/2015 The Asia-Pacific chief of Corporate Ratings Group Fitch has told an energy summit in London that decarbonisation efforts may no...
Slovak Economy Minister Pavol Pavlis

Enel on collision course with Slovakia

22/04/2015 Italian energy giant Enel’s plans to offload its share in Slovak electricity producer Slovenske Elektrarne AS, or SEAS look to ...
APR

Geopolitical uncertainty impacts on APR results

22/04/2015

APR Energy said it may have a larger than expected net loss in 2015, after having a vital contract in Libya terminated.

Paks NPP

Brussels approves revised plans for Hungarian nuclear power plant

22/04/2015

The Hungarian government says the last major hurdle to the country’s new nuclear reactors has been removed.

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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