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European regulators call for flexible and smarter systems

23/09/2014

Europe’s energy regulators have today called for “our energy systems to become more flexible and smarter”.  

Japan to sign on to nuclear disaster compensation pact

23/09/2014 Japan is considering a move to join an international convention on nuclear disaster compensation, the nation’s chief cabinet se...

Keeping monitoring in the pipeline

22/09/2014 As modern thermal power plants push for ever-greater efficiency, the need for lifetime monitoring of piping systems is more vit...

Diving into environmental challenges

22/09/2014 The hydropower sector is responding to challenges created by concerns over climate change, water availability and other environ...

EU gives ‘go-ahead’ for Hinkley Point C

22/09/2014 The European Commission is reported to have agreed terms with the UK government to clear the way for EDF to build the £16bn Hin...

Siemens makes $7.6bn bid for Dresser-Rand

22/09/2014

Siemens has made a friendly takeover bid of $7.6bn (€5.8bn) for US company Dresser-Rand.

Europe's largest battery park comes online

22/09/2014

Europe's biggest commercial battery power plant has come online in Germany.

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 ...

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