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India coal-fired plant shut down due to water shortage

05/10/2015 A coal-fired power plant in India's Maharashtra state has been shut down due to water shortages, while the commissioning of a n...

UAE minister stresses need to embrace ‘eco-energies’

05/10/2015 The United Arab Emirates' energy minister today highlighted his vision for how he plans to alter his nation’s power mix from fo...

Renewables to lead world power market growth to 2020 says IEA

02/10/2015 Renewables will be the world’s fastest-growing energy market segment to 2020, the International Energy Agency said today.  

Fuel cell backup power for India's telecom towers


A British firm is to supply over 27,400 hydrogen fuel cell-based backup power systems for telecom towers in India.  

India pledges to expand renewable capacity to 40 per cent by 2030


India has submitted its 2030 climate action plan to the United Nations in advance of December’s Paris climate talks.

MoU signed for development of world-first nuclear reactor

01/10/2015 China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with US-based nuclear technology firm TerraP...

Coal power here to stay says India energy minister

30/09/2015 India's energy minister has said coal-fired power will continue to be a “mainstay” of his country’s generation mix, and that en...

South Africa may boost plans for gas power, says minister

30/09/2015 South Africa's energy minister has said the country may increase the amount of gas-fired power capacity in its generation mix f...

GE unveils transformational Digital Power Plant

30/09/2015 GE yesterday unveiled a digital initiative that it claims will revolutionise the power industry and save plant operators billio...

China study paves the way for nuclear programme restart

30/09/2015 China could be set to restart its inland nuclear power programme after a study this week confirmed the feasibility of 31 propos...

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