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GE Propak

Helping power plants meet the challenge of water preservation

27/03/2015 By 2035, the world’s energy consumption will increase by 35 per cent, which in turn will increase water use by 15 per cent, acc...
Orban

Hungary to follow Finnish model to satisfy EU on nuclear power deal

26/03/2015 The Hungarian government has accepted recommendations from the European Commission that may enable the Paks II nuclear power pl...
Australia renewables target compromise proposed

Compromise proposed on Australia's renewables target

26/03/2015 Australia’s Clean Energy Council (CEC) has written to Prime Minister Tony Abbott to propose a major compromise on the nation’s ...
Gas-fired power plant India

India’s gas-fired power plants given new lease on life

26/03/2015 India’s government this week approved measures to increase fuel supply to gas-fired power plants which have been idle or runnin...
Longannet coal-fired power plant

Scotland’s last coal-fired power plant to close

23/03/2015

Scotland’s last operating coal-fired power plant is set to close by March 2016, its operator has announced.  

Merkel

Germany faces nuclear shutdown conundrum

23/03/2015 The prospect of the German taxpayer paying to cover nuclear reactor shutdowns is a live one as utilities continue to struggle, ...
Andrew Mackenzie

BHP chief says fossil industries must work together on CCS

23/03/2015 The chief executive of the world’s largest miner by is calling on fossil fuel companies to work together to develop new carbon ...
Tony Cocker of E.ON

E.ON gas-fired power plant set for permanent closure in England

20/03/2015 Killingholme combined cycle gas power station in north Lincolnshire, England has stopped contributing to the UK national grid a...
Thomas Becker of EWEA

EWEA CEO steps down from association after two years of service

19/03/2015 European Wind Energy Association Chief Executive Officer Thomas Becker is stepping down as the head of the association for pers...
Bin Qasim pp

Bin Qasim Power Station to undergo $400m coal-fired power conversion

19/03/2015 K-Energy is set to begin work on a $400m coal conversion project in Pakistan after the country’s National Electric Power Regula...

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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