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Power Engineering International Newscast

29/10/2014 This week's Power Engineering International Newscast features stories from Europe, China, India, North Africa and North America.

Swiss firm claims power storage breakthrough

28/10/2014 A Swiss company is to invest in a $1bn plant in the US after claiming a major step forward in developing power storage technolo...

Canadian CHP decommissioning

17/10/2014 Brookfield Renewable Power has confirmed that it will decommission a 110 MW gas-fired CHP plant located in Ontario, Canada. &nb...

NASA to benefit from CHP-oriented clean energy programme

16/10/2014

NASA is included in a list of nine projects aimed at developing clean energy at federal facilities throughout the US.

EU gas power sector look to summit for change of fortune

15/10/2014 The beleaguered European gas-fired power sector is hoping legislation to be announced later this month and beyond will help arr...

Onshore wind is cheapest power source says EU report

15/10/2014 Onshore wind is a cheaper source of power than gas, coal and nuclear when ‘external’ factors such as air quality, human toxicit...

Ontario update on saveONenergy programme

06/10/2014 The Ontario Power Authority has released an update on its saveONenergy retrofit programme that provides financial incentives fo...

UN recognises Minnesota district energy efforts

03/10/2014

A district energy scheme in Minnesota, US has been signalled out by the United Nations for its quality.

Areva signs fuel deal for EDF French nuclear fleet

02/10/2014

Areva has signed a deal to provide fuel for EDF’s fleet of French nuclear reactors until 2021.

Canadian district cooling acquisition for Hamilton

30/09/2014 Hamilton Utilities Corporation is expanding its district energy services through its downtown core area of the city with the pu...

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