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An interesting experiment on LinkedIn

01/09/2014 From time to time it’s interesting to post news of a success story from one industry into a group which caters for a rival indu...

Market conditions set to hurt $2.1bn Swiss storage plant

01/09/2014 The 900 MW Nant de Drance storage power plant in Switzerland is set to commence operations in 2018, but its owners fear present...

Iceland almost 100 per cent powered by renewables

29/08/2014 According to a report from Iceland's National Energy Authority, Orkustofnun, the country generated 71 per cent of its electrici...

Norway's energy firms hacked

29/08/2014 In a major cyberattack on the energy sector, 50 Norwegian companies have been hacked and another 250 have been warned that they...

German regulator advocates continuing use of coal power

28/08/2014 The president of Germany’s Federal Network Agency (BnetzA) says the country must maintain its dependency on coal-fired power in...

Poles support nuclear in move away from coal


Over half of Poland’s citizens support the nation’s new nuclear power programme, a government survey has found.

ADR is key to solving Europe's energy challenges

26/08/2014 ADR offers utilities a low-carbon method of stabilizing the grid and accommodating peaks in demand quickly, effectively and che...


25/08/2014 The Asia-Pacific region will spend $3.6 trillion between now and 2030 to meet its power demands, and two thirds of that sum wil...

Industry Highlights

25/08/2014 Research reports on the various sectors of the power market are ten-a-penny, but what nearly all of them share - regardless of ...

Molluscs force German coal-fired power plant to shut down

25/08/2014 The 757 MW Wilhelmshaven hard coal-fired power plant has had to be temporarily shut down after North Sea mussels clogged the fa...

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