Energy Policy & Regulation

Energy regulation and deregulation have become normal within the power industry due to the scarcity of energy resources and the environmental impact of power generation.  Governments have given incentives or added tariffs to expand renewable energy production away from fossil fuel consumption.

Policy & Regulation News

UK moves forward on CCS

27/05/2015 The UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change has appointed a subsidiary of energy services firm the Wood Group as one of si...
Alstom Bharat Forge Power Ltd

Alstom-Bharat Forge’s new turbine and generator facility commences production

27/05/2015

Production starts at Alstom-Bharat Forge’s new turbine and generator manufacturing facility in India.

Andrae Rupprechter

Austrian environment minister indicates Hinkley lawsuit imminent

27/05/2015 Austria’s environment minister has repeated that his country will not be deterred from launching a lawsuit that could derail th...

Nigeria's gas-fired power plants shut down, worsening power crisis

27/05/2015 With only five of its 23 power plants currently operational, Nigeria faces a worsening energy crisis, regulators said yesterday.
 Schleswig-Holstein Climate Minister Robert Habeck

Federal states applying pressure on Merkel government over subsidies to nuclear

26/05/2015 States with green party representation in Germany are calling on the German government to take action against the prospect of t...

Funding your project shouldn't be rocket science

22/05/2015 In the power industry, irrespective of energy source or discipline, it is new technologies and advances in research and develop...

Bringing flexible power to Turkey

22/05/2015 During the last two decades, the Turkish electricity market has been growing rapidly, with an average annual growth rate of mor...

Hot topics in Europe's energy transition debate

22/05/2015 The discussions during a recent European energy summit held in London could potentially be summed up by the titles of several o...

The real benefits of real sensor data

22/05/2015 New carbon emission targets are driving significant changes around how electricity is generated, transported and consumed in th...

Novel ways to get more energy from coal

22/05/2015

Almost all coal-fired power plants are steam power generating units based on the traditional Rankine cycle.

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From the Wires

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

Blue Earth Resources, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Mansfield Spider Drilling Lease

Blue Earth Resources, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Mansfield Spider Drilling Lease

Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Company Earns Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Certification

Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Company Earns Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Certifica...

More Than $20.5 Billion in Planned Projects to Kick Off in U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

More Than $20.5 Billion in Planned Projects to Kick Off in U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

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