Archive for September, 2017

Europe, European Union, Going Out, Heritage

A ‘sanctuary’ for abandoned inflatables has opened in Malta

By Rob Knight This is the scene as the summer holiday season draws to a close – thousands of abandoned inflatables, once loved, now considered redundant by their former owners. A ‘sanctuary’ for discarded inflatables […]

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Business

UK gets ready for Security Serious Week to help UK businesses address skills shortage

UK gets ready for Security Serious Week to help UK businesses address skills shortage

Security Serious Week tackles Cyber Skills Gap through Creativity and Diversity   London, UK – 26 September 2017 – Security Serious Week is back for the third time during the first week of October. The […]

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Electricity, Energy

Power capacity boost through innovation

Power capacity boost through innovation

Power capacity boost through innovation   UK Power Networks has announced a UK-first trial that will save connections customers millions of pounds, and free up about 95MW of additional capacity for renewable energy to feed […]

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Electricity, Energy

Digital skills in Power Generation

Digital skills in Power Generation

By Les Hines, Associate Director, Asset Management at Jonathan Lee Recruitment Historically, asset management has required a workforce with multi-layered engineering capabilities to deliver physical projects, developed through the study and practice of several traditional […]

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Energy, Energy Trading, Gas

Safer and easier LNG transfer solution from MannTek

Safer and easier LNG transfer solution from MannTek

A lighter and safer LNG bunkering system – cutting up to 50% off the weight of other systems Fitted to a vessel being chartered by Skangas Engineers were involved at vessel design phase to ensure […]

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Energy, Europe

Beyond emissions targets: How to strengthen the ambition of NDCs?

Beyond emissions targets: How to strengthen the ambition of NDCs?

[Press release – 22.09.2017] Results of the MILES project informing the 2018 Facilitative Dialogue Brussels, September 22 – In order to reach the collective Paris Agreement’s goal of keeping global temperature rises to “well below […]

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Energy, Europe

Leclanché to develop battery storage solution for Fastned’s network of fast charging stations

Leclanché to develop battery storage solution for Fastned’s network of fast charging stations

YVERDON LES BAINS, Switzerland, 19th September 2017: Leclanché SA (SIX: LECN), one of the world’s leading energy storage solution companies, announced today a partnership with Fastned, the Dutch company pioneering the roll-out of fast charging stations […]

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Business, Electricity, Energy, Innovation, Research, Technology

Re)designing resistors with Computational Fluid Dynamics

Re)designing resistors with Computational Fluid Dynamics

  The design of the much loved Mini Cooper dates back to the 1950s and has elegantly withstood the test of time to become the British icon it is today. If you asked Mini Cooper […]

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Film, Going Out, Oxford, Theatre

MAMMA MIA comes to Oxford

MAMMA MIA comes to Oxford

  FULL casting has been announced for the sensational feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! which comes to the New Theatre Oxford from November 14 – 25 as part of its UK tour.   Helen Hobson (Donna […]

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Oxford University

Customers in Oxfordshire are turning to takeaways to avoid restaurants’ background noise

Customers in Oxfordshire are turning to takeaways to avoid restaurants’ background noise

Diners are fed up with having to compete with restaurant noise on their nights out and are increasingly turning to takeaways according to new figures released by the national charity Action on Hearing Loss. With […]

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