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Babcock & Wilcox to build 280 MW biomass plant in Denmark


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


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


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


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


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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