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CCS may struggle without oil-recovery incentive - Sask chief

24/11/2014 The head of the firm managing the world’s leading carbon capture and storage project says the technology might struggle in the ...

Coal to remain dominant despite decline says report

21/11/2014 A study by consultancy Frost & Sullivan predicts coal is set to generate nearly 34 per cent of global electricity in 2030, ...

A fresh perception of ESP Retrofitting

17/11/2014 Retrofitting electrostatic precipitators with a high-frequency switch mode power supply can reduce particulate emissions and im...

Strengthening safety in mills and silos


Equipment selection and operating criteria are vital for reducing fire risk in coal storage facilities.

Brazil to leapfrog US as world’s biggest biopower market


Brazil is poised to overtake the US as the world’s leading biopower market according to new research.

IEA says energy system stresses cannot be ignored

12/11/2014 The world’s policymakers must not lose sight of the long-term signs of stress that are emerging in the global energy system, th...

Power and utility M&A deals hit $38bn in Q3

11/11/2014 The European power and utilities market is attracting increasing numbers of foreign investors, especially from China, as the va...

Fracking face-off at energy debate


Two high-profile speakers on either side of the shale gas debate clashed yesterday at a London energy conference.

Ed Davey says politicians must not ‘flunk’ climate change chance

07/11/2014 UK Energy Secretary Ed Davey yesterday spoke of his pride in helping to deliver low-carbon legislation in Britain and added tha...

Institute focuses on positive developments for CCS

05/11/2014 The use of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology for emissions reduction has grown by 50 per cent worldwide since 2011, a...

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