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Engie adjusts profit forecast after Belgian nuclear outages

01/10/2015 French power giant Engie has adjusted its profit forecast for this year after taking into account the financial effects of ongo...

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...

UK shadow energy secretary in vow to 'democratise' power

29/09/2015 The UK’s new shadow energy secretary Lisa Nandy used her inaugural speech today to say that she wants to “democratise energy”.

Report names markets to drive transformer sector to $14bn

29/09/2015 The value of the global power transformers market will rise from the current $11.3bn to $14bn by 2020, according to a new report.

MHI unveils new Paris-based company to target EMEA regions

29/09/2015 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will this week unveil a new subsidiary set up to strengthen the company’s presence in the Europe, t...

CCSA remains positive despite Drax decision

28/09/2015 The Carbon Capture and Storage Association is continuing to look on the bright side despite Drax’s announcement last week, alth...

Hollande in U-turn on Fessenheim nuclear plant

28/09/2015 French president Francois Hollande has said that the country’s oldest nuclear power plant will not be closed by next year, desp...

Netherlands tidal power array installed

28/09/2015 A 1.2 MW tidal power array has been installed as part of the Netherlands' Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the company behi...

PennWell announces leadership changes

25/09/2015 PennWell Corporation, a diversified global business-to-business media and marketing services company, announced today the retir...

Caterpillar warns it could axe 10,000 jobs


Caterpillar today warned it could shed 10,000 jobs by 2018 as part of a radical restructuring and cost reduction plan.

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