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Image - Scania Switches to Fossil Free Electricity

Scania Switches to Fossil Free Electricity

By 2020, Scania will globally utilise fossil free electricity wherever possible. This is Scania's pledge for Earth Hour 2017. All electricity supplied for its operations in Denmark, France, Norway, Poland and Sweden is already fossil free. Scania's efforts in driving the shift towards sustainable transport systems is about developing smart and energy-efficient transport solutions, but also about streamlining the company's own energy usage. "Scania itself must be a forerunner in this shift....

Mar 24, 2017


Image - DLR and Japanese research organisation AIST agree on cooperation on energy research

DLR and Japanese research organisation AIST agree on cooperation on energy research

In Germany and Japan, governments have set ambitious goals for transforming the energy system and supporting environmental protection. Renewable energies are increasingly being developed and efficiency measures strengthened. In both countries, energy research is playing a major role. In this context, the scientific collaboration between the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) and the Japanese National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (A...

Power Generation Mar 23, 2017




Image - United Hunter Oil and Gas Corp. Announces Several Recent Corporate Developments

United Hunter Oil and Gas Corp. Announces Several Recent Corporate Developments

United Hunter Oil & Gas Corp. (" Corporation ") (TSX VENTURE: UHO )(FRANKFURT: A118VK ) announces that the Corporation's shares will be dually listed and traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Frankfurter Wertpapierborse (FWB (r) ). The Frankfurt Exchange is the largest of Germany's seven stock exchanges. The Corporation's security identification number is A118VK. With the dual listing, the Corporation now provides German and European investors the ability to have direct access to participate ...

Oil and Gas Mar 23, 2017


Image - Russian and Egypt continue to develop their cooperation in nuclear education

Russian and Egypt continue to develop their cooperation in nuclear education

On 19-22 March 2017, representatives of ROSATOM and Russian universities visited major universities of the Arab Republic of Egypt. The visit aimed at developing cooperation between Russian and Egyptian educational institutions. The Russian delegation was led by Valery Karesin, Director of Educational Programmes and International Relations of ROSATOM. The Russian delegation included representatives of National Research Nuclear University (MEPhi), Ural Federal University, National Research Mosc...

Nuclear Mar 24, 2017


Image - World Energy Outlook 2017 to include focus on Chinas energy outlook and the natural gas revolution

World Energy Outlook 2017 to include focus on China's energy outlook and the natural gas revolution

The WEO provides strategic insight on what today's policy and investment decisions mean for long-term trends. The global energy scene is in a state of flux. Understanding the dynamic interplay of energy markets, technology and policy has never been more critical. The World Energy Outlook ( WEO ), widely regarded as the gold standard of energy analysis, provides strategic insight on what today's policy and investment decisions mean for long-term trends. The 2017 edition of the WEO , which w...

Natural Gas & LNG Mar 23, 2017


Image - Computer-Aided Design Speeds Development of Safe, Affordable, and Efficient Batteries

Computer-Aided Design Speeds Development of Safe, Affordable, and Efficient Batteries

NREL energy storage researchers Kandler Smith and Chuanbo Yang, along with postdoctoral researcher Francois Usseglio-Viretta, evaluate a simulation still of Li-ion battery components in the Energy Systems Integration Facility's 3-D visualization room. Photo by Dennis Schroeder, NREL 41705 Computer-aided simulation speeds the development cycle for just about any technology, from robot-controlled manufacturing to landing a spacecraft on the surface of Mars. Computer-aided simulation often offer...

Storage Mar 22, 2017


Image - Zero-Emissions Natural Gas Engine Now Operating at Ports of Long Beach/Los Angeles

Zero-Emissions Natural Gas Engine Now Operating at Ports of Long Beach/Los Angeles

Total Transportation Services, Inc, one of largest drayage trucking companies in the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, has begun using one of the first Cummins Westport (CWI) ISX12 G low NOx natural gas engines for their trucking operations. Available for order later this year, the 12 liter engine's emissions will be certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to produce 90 percent less NOx than the current EPA standard for heavy duty engines, and are equivalent to that of a truck ...

Natural Gas & LNG Mar 23, 2017




Image - Microgrid Market worth 38.99 BN USD by 2022

Microgrid Market worth 38.99 BN USD by 2022

According to this market research report "Microgrid Market by Offering (Hardware- Power Generation & Energy Storage System, Software, and Service), Connectivity (Grid Connected and Remote/ Island), Grid Type (AC, DC, and Hybrid Microgrid), Vertical & Geography - Global Forecast to 2022", the microgrid market was valued at USD 16.58 Billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 38.99 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 12.45% during the forecast period. Factors such as growing demand for automated grid ...

Power Generation Mar 17, 2017


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