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Iberdrola launches US expansion with $3bn purchase

26/02/2015 Spanish utility Iberdrola is to buy UIL Holdings Corp for in the region of $3bn to create a new listed power and electric utili...

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...

EU investigates Lynemouth coal-fired plant conversion

20/02/2015 The European Commission has opened an in-depth inquiry into the UK’s plant to use public funds to pay for the conversion of a c...

FANC continues to look to science for answers to reactor vessel damage

19/02/2015 Belgian energy corporation, Electrabel, is examining every available aspect of material science as it seeks to understand the r...

AORA Solar in Ethiopian collaboration

19/02/2015 AORA Solar, a developer of solar-biogas hybrid power technology, has announced the visit of a delegation comprised of officials...

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...

India set to host world's largest solar PV plant

17/02/2015 A 750 MW solar photovoltaic power plant – the world’s largest – is set for development in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

SaskPower chief responds to Boundary Dam CCS critics

12/02/2015 The owners of a pioneering carbon capture and storage project in Canada says the technology is working despite recent criticism.

Obama US windpower claim ignores China threat says analyst

11/02/2015 The US wind power industry “may not be in as healthy a condition” as President Obama recently claimed, according to an energy a...

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