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Energy sector relief as Scots vote ‘No’ to independence

19/09/2014 Victory for the ‘No’ vote in yesterday’s referendum on Scottish independence has removed major questions marks over the future ...

Doosan in Romania flue gas deal

18/09/2014 Doosan Lentjes is to provide flue gas desulphurisation technology for a coal-fired boiler at the CET II power plant in Iasi, Ro...

Emerson secures control system contract for Kozienice unit

18/09/2014 Emerson Process Management is to install its Ovation control system at a 1075 MW ultra-supercritical coal plant which is being ...

Alstom wins $45m Greek island substation deal

18/09/2014 Alstom has won a deal worth around €35m ($45m) by the Greek Transmission Utility Independent Power Transmission Operator (IPTO)...

Siemens invests in cyber-security company


Siemens is to invest in a cyber-security start-up called CyActive which can offer protection to power plants.

Hitachi to open European Nuclear Research Centre in UK


Hitachi is to open the European Nuclear Research Centre (ENRC) in the UK.

EDF boss warns staff over Scotland independence

17/09/2014 Vincent de Rivaz, the boss of EDF Energy in the UK, has urged his staff in Scotland to think of the company’s interests when th...

Global demand response capacity to reach 196 GW by 2023

17/09/2014 The total worldwide capacity of demand response programmes is expected to grow from 30.8 GW in 2014 to more than 196.6 GW by 20...

Global offshore wind to grow fivefold says report

16/09/2014 The global offshore wind market is expected to increase more than fivefold from 7.1 GW in 2013 to 39.9 GW by 2020, according to...

China tops renewables investment poll but UK slips down


China is now the top destination for renewables investment in the world according to an influential poll published today.

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