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Energy, Energy Trading, Gas

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 […]

Energy, Europe

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Film, Going Out, Oxford, Theatre

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 […]

Oxford University

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Julia Gasper, Review

TIM SMITH Piano Recital 16th September 2017

A review by Julia Gasper Oxford can be proud of Tim Smith, who went from here to study piano at the Birmingham Conservatoire three years ago. He has emerged a confident and dazzling pianist with […]