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Wind turbine blade design shift up a gear


Designing new wind turbine blades involves considering changing industry conditions as well as addressing past problems.

The joined-up thinking of piping in power plants

25/02/2015 Which pipe-joining methods are used during piping system installation can significantly impact the running costs and efficiency...

Top tips for switching a coal-fired power plant to biomass


Why generators are the unsung heroes of power plant efficiency


How generators' already high efficiency is being improved even more by technological advances.

Europe opens probe into GE-Alstom deal

24/02/2015 An expected European Commission probe into GE’s €12.4bn ($17bn) bid to take over Alstom’s power business was officially opened ...

India's coal-fired power plants "underperforming", study finds


India's coal-fired power plants are underperforming in a number of key areas, a study released on Saturday has found.

China’s anti-pollution strategy drives increased renewable power demand

23/02/2015 Beijing’s efforts to reduce smog and greenhouse gas emissions drove a strong demand for wind and solar power installations in t...

World's largest geothermal plant opens in Kenya as global development steams ahead

20/02/2015 Kenya’s 280 MW Olkaria geothermal power plant, the world’s largest, began commercial operation today, with an opening ceremony ...

Storage demonstration project set for Japanese island

19/02/2015 Takaoka Toko has selected Saft’s Intensium Max Li-ion containerised battery system to provide energy storage for a demonstratio...

Report shows decline in UK power generation contracts

18/02/2015 The latest EIC Monitor report shows an overall drop of 25 per cent in contracting activity across UK power generation sectors i...

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