Alstom has unveiled two high-voltage applications using green gas for grid (g3), a gas mixture that can replace Sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) for high voltage air-insulated or gas-insulated switchgear applications.
Europe will only achieve a reliable, sustainable and connected Energy Union through co-ordinated research and development for energy infrastructure at EU level.
Energy and utility bosses have highlighted a growing skills and recruitment gap in their sector, which they warn will have a 208,000 employee deficit in the next decade unless swift action is taken.
Clean Coal Technologies
A US power company, Summit Power Group is planning to build a coal-fired power station at Grangemouth, Scotland.
Alstom announced today the award of a contract with a total value of approximately €450m for the turnkey supply of an 800 MW gas-fired power plant to be built at Dunkirk, on the northernmost tip of France. Gaz de France Group will own the plant.
Potential overseas investors who met with Philippines President Gloria Macapagel-Arroyo during her recent visits to the US, UK and Canada, support the ongoing process to break up and privatize the National Power Corporation (Napocor), said Foreign Minister Vincent Perez today.