Image - Renewable Energy Continuing to Increase Market Share

Renewable Energy Continuing to Increase Market Share

World production of renewable energy grew 2.6% between 2013 and 2014, reaching 1,894 Mtoe by the end of the year. This represents around 1/7th (13.8%) of the total Primary Energy Supply (TPES) of 13,700 Mtoe (Figure 1). Since 1990, energy from renewable sources has grown at an average annual rate of 2.2%, higher than the 1.9% growth rate of TPES (Figure 2). Growth has been especially high for solar photovoltaic and wind power, at 46.2% and 24....

General News - Jul 28, 2016


Image - Energy Department Releases New Hydropower Vision Report and $9.8 M in Funding to Support the Future of Hydropower in the US

Energy Department Releases New Hydropower Vision Report and $9.8 M in Funding to Support the Future ...

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released a new report looking at the future of hydropower through 2050. The report, Hydropower Vision: A New Chapter for America's First Renewable Electricity Source, finds that with continued technology advancements, innovative market mechanisms, and a focus on environmental sustainability, hydropower in the United States (U.S.) could grow from 101 gigawatts (GW) to nearly 150 GW of combined electricity ...

General News - Jul 26, 2016


Image - Technip Awarded Key IRM Frame Agreement in UKCS

Technip Awarded Key IRM Frame Agreement in UKCS

Technip has been awarded a key contract by Repsol Sinopec Resources UK Limited for Inspection, Repair and Maintenance (IRM) works on its North Sea subsea infrastructure. The frame agreement with Repsol Sinopec Resources UK will see Technip provide diving support and IRM services for 2016, with possible extension to include 2017 and 2018. The frame agreement covers: Provision of equipment, including diving equipment, underwater interve...

General News - Jul 26, 2016




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