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Babcock & Wilcox to build 280 MW biomass plant in Denmark

24/07/2014

Dong Energy has awarded Babcock & Wilcox and $80m contract to build a biomass power plant in east Denmark.

Study reveals Germany as world’s most energy efficient nation

21/07/2014 The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has published a study ranking the world’s 16 major economies accor...

South Africa joins world solar top 10

18/07/2014 South Africa has joined the world’s top-ranked nations for installed utility-scale solar capacity, a new report has found. 

Alstom to build 121 MW concentrating solar plant in Israel

08/07/2014

Alstom and its project partners have obtained financing to build a concentrating solar power (CSP) plant in Israel. 

MAN Diesel signs US pact with Fairbanks Morse

07/07/2014

German engine maker MAN Diesel & Turbo has signed a co-operation deal with its American counterpart Fairbanks Morse.

China to overtake US as diesel genset market leader

04/07/2014

China is poised to overtake the US as the global diesel generator set market leader according to new data.

Jellyfish population rise spells danger for coal and nuclear

02/07/2014 Coastal coal-fired and nuclear power plants may be set for more problems as a result of an ongoing rise in jellyfish populations.

Afghan power plant criticized by US

02/07/2014

A power plant in Afghanistan has drawn criticism from the US government after a recent audit.

Climate change minister advocates shale gas to fight emissions

01/07/2014 UK Climate Change Minister Greg Barker has said that shale gas has a key role to play in cutting carbon emissions and helping t...

CTC takes grid efficiency mission to China

30/06/2014 Late last year CTC Global announced a significant joint venture with the NARI Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the State Gri...

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