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Energy Ministry touts Thailand as electric vehicle hub

Mar 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Yuthana Praiwan Bangkok Post, Thailand - The Energy Ministry plans to give its full support to promoting Thailand as an electric vehicle (EV) production hub. More...

Fitch: New Initiatives Lower Brazilian Power Distributors' Risk

NEW YORK (The Associated Press) - Mar 27 - The liquidity risk for power distribution companies in Brazil declined in 2015 due to the government's recent implementations of the tariff flag and the extraordinary tariff review (RTE) for end consumers, according to Fitch Ratings. More...

Westinghouse Surprised and Disappointed with Latest Legal Decision on Koeberg Contract

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (The Associated Press) - Mar 28 - Westinghouse Electric Company is surprised and disappointed with the outcome of its challenge to the legality of the decision by Eskom's Board Tender Committee to award the tender for the provision of six new steam generators, to be installed in the two nuclear reactors at the Koeberg nuclear power station, to Areva. More...
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Toshiba to Supply Four Power Generators and Equipment for Hydroelectric Plant in Myanmar

TOKYO (The Associated Press) - Mar 30 - Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that Toshiba Hydro Power (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd.(THPC), a Chinese subsidiary that manufactures, sells and maintains hydroelectric equipment, has won a major order to supply four units of 77-megawatt hydro turbine and generator for Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise’s Upper Yeywa hydropower plant. More...

Yingli Green begins construction of 50MW solar power plant in Huangshi city

Mar 30, 2015 -- MarketLine - Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited, a manufacturer of solar panels, has begun construction of a 50MW solar power plant on former mining lands in Huangshi city, Hubei Province, China. More...

MOL announces delivery of coal carrier to TEPCO

Mar 30, 2015 -- MarketLine - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., or MOL, has announced the delivery of Hakutaka, a coal carrier, to Tokyo Electric Power Company, Inc., or TEPCO, at Mizushima Shipyard of Sanoyas Shipbuilding Corporation. More...

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By Tim Emrich
On: March 5, 2015
'Mind the gap' is a phrase that will be wearily familiar to Londoners and many others throughout the UK. However, the few inches between the train and the platform aren't the most dangerous gap this more...
By Jason Thomas
On: January 22, 2015
In a special report released recently as part of its annual World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Association stated that despite high-profile initiatives to invest and develop energy in Sub-Saharan Africa, there will still be more...
By David Iwinski Jr.
On: December 17, 2014
U.S. energy companies looking for investors or to sell should be looking to China, where investors are waiting with cash in hand to make deals with U.S. businesses. more...
By Mukul Sarkar
On: December 16, 2014
In post RAPDRP scenario where Indian utilities are raising their concerns on "Aggregate Technical & Commercial loss" figures for different towns, feeders and distribution transformers, this paper reveals the main issues/challenges involved in the methodology more...
By Darshan Goswami
On: May 28, 2014
By 2050, India could go 100% on Renewable Energy to create a sustainable energy future. In the coming years, India will face seemingly insurmountable challenges to its economy, environment and energy security. To overcome these more...



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