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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

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

  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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Electricity, Energy, Energy Consultants

Power plants’ digital makeover set to reduce operating costs by 27% and contribute to a 5% reduction in global carbon emissions from power generation by 2025

New report from Capgemini’s Digital Transformation Institute finds that increased digital investments by power plant owners will create significant generation efficiency gains, driving down both operating costs and CO2 emissions   London, September 19 2017 […]

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Electricity, Energy, Europe

PEIKKO DELIVERS ROCK FOUNDATIONS TO TINDAFJELLET WIND PARK IN SOUTHERN NORWAY

Peikko delivers rock foundations to Tindafjellet wind park in Southern Norway Peikko Group’s Norwegian subsidiary Peikko Norge AS has received an order to deliver rock foundation technology to Tindafjellet wind park in Rogaland area in Southern […]

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Energy, Europe, European power markets, Gadgets, Innovation, Technology

Centrica completes installation of battery storage scheme for Gateshead Council

Centrica’s Distributed Energy and Power business has today (Monday) announced the installation of one of the country’s largest commercial battery storage schemes for Gateshead Council.The battery project has been designed to store or release energy […]

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Electricity, Energy

Sharper Shape and SkySkopes Successfully Execute First Transmission Line Cable Construction Mission using Drones

Grand Forks, ND – September 12, 2017 – Sharper Shape and SkySkopes, in cooperation with an investor owned utility have developed an innovative and unique way to use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for power line […]

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Energy, Gas, London

LNG TRADE IN 2017 TO GROW FASTEST SINCE 2011 ON LOW PRICES, LACK OF NUCLEAR POWER AND RISING SUPPLY CAPACITY

By Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)   BNEF sees LNG demand grow to 280MMtpa[1] this year and to 479MMtpa by 2030. However, new export projects across the U.S. and Australia could lead to supply overcapacity until […]

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Business, Energy, Knowledge Management

New RHI consultation risks further delay to crucial reforms – ADBA

The Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresouces Association (ADBA) has today stressed that BEIS’s new consultation on further amendments to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) must not delay the urgent passing of legislation to implement previously proposed changes to the RHI […]

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Electricity, Energy

What if nuclear power becomes as cheap as gas generation by 2050?

By Nicholas Newman Power Station Over the past few decades, we have heard the promise that nuclear power will become so cheap, it will be not worth metering. The trouble is, although the operational costs […]

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