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Commercializing new marine technology

22/05/2015 There has never really been any question over the huge volumes of energy that are potentially available from the waves, tides a...

Ener-Core’s ‘elegant’ solution to the carbon emissions problem

22/05/2015 While there is no shortage of players involved in the destruction of carbon emissions, a California-based company is beginning ...

CCS success dependent on global attitude to CO2 reduction

14/05/2015 The Kemper and Sask Power carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects have had differing experiences but those behind the scenes ...

Enel and Tesla announce renewable power storage agreement

12/05/2015 Italian utility, Enel Green Power (EGP), and Tesla have finalised an agreement for the testing of the integration of Tesla’s st...

Tesla battery announced as key to ‘weaning the world off fossil fuels’

01/05/2015 The CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk has announced a Tesla Energy battery for businesses and utility companies during an event in ...

Natural gas genset sector to be worth $146bn says report

30/04/2015 Annual natural gas generator set installations are expected to reach 27.2 GW by 2024 and generate $146.8 bn in cumulative reven...

US diplomat named new deputy chief of IEA


The International Energy Agency has appointed US diplomat Paul Simons as its new Deputy Executive Director.

US reaches CCS milestone

24/04/2015 The US Energy Secretary has heralded the viability of carbon capture and storage (CCS) after the US reached a new milestone in ...

CIRCOR buys German valve firm Schroedahl


US-headquartered CIRCOR International has bought fellow valves manufacturer Schroedahl.

MAN Diesel chief on power generation changes

16/04/2015 Christopher Antes, head of Turbomachinery at MAN Diesel & Turbo, talks to PEi about the latest trends turbine manufacturers...

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