New Article information at Power Technology New and updated information from Article listed on www.power-technology.com http://www.power-technology.com/ en-us http://www.power-technology.com/ New Article information at Power Technology http://www.power-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Bukpyeong Thermal Power Plant, Donghae http://www.power-technology.com/projects/bukpyeong-thermal-power-plant-donghae/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/bukpyeong-thermal-power-plant-donghae/ The 1,190MW Bukpyeong power plant is being developed within the Bukpyeong National Industrial Complex in Donghae City of Gangwon Province, South Korea. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMT Cash for ash: tracking a renewable subsidy scandal http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecash-for-ash-tracking-a-renewable-subsidy-scandal-5848539/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecash-for-ash-tracking-a-renewable-subsidy-scandal-5848539/ As the UK Conservative Party looks to move forwards with its partnership with Northern Ireland’s DUP, past environmental scandals are once again being examined. But what is ‘cash for ash’ and how did it go wrong? Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT Nuclear decommissioning: sending the robots in http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurenuclear-decommissioning-sending-the-robots-in-5845251/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurenuclear-decommissioning-sending-the-robots-in-5845251/ Researchers from the STAR Lab, in collaboration with Sellafield and the National Nuclear Laboratory, are exploring the use of autonomous robots in the nuclear decommissioning process. Robotics could transform the industry, but what obstacles still ne… Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT Hassyan Clean Coal Project, Dubai http://www.power-technology.com/projects/hassyan-clean-coal-project-dubai/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/hassyan-clean-coal-project-dubai/ The 2,400MW Hassyan clean coal power station is an ultra-supercritical (USC) power plant being developed in Saih Shuaib, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT High priority: can a human-robotics hybrid make wind farms safer? http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurehigh-priority-can-a-human-robotics-hybrid-make-wind-farms-safer-5839030/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurehigh-priority-can-a-human-robotics-hybrid-make-wind-farms-safer-5839030/ The recent deaths of two workers have focused attention on safety at UK wind farms. Julian Turner talks to Kate Harvey of the Global Offshore Wind Health and Safety Organisation, and David Flynn and Keith Brown, two engineers working on a human-robot… Wed, 14 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Future Power Technology: Operations & Maintenance Special Issue 14 http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-operations-maintenance-special-issue-14-5843018/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-operations-maintenance-special-issue-14-5843018/ In this issue: Renewables and the challenge of overcapacity, tech solutions for improving offshore wind safety, South Australia’s energy woes, a five-step guide to a smarter grid, addressing cyber security in energy networks, robotics for nuclear dec… Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:42:00 GMT Ups and downs: how to motivate energy consumers to cut energy use http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureups-and-downs-how-to-motivate-energy-consumers-to-cut-energy-use-5832195/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureups-and-downs-how-to-motivate-energy-consumers-to-cut-energy-use-5832195/ How do you motivate consumers to cut energy use, especially at peak times? Two projects, CityOpt and the Nudgeathon, have set out to improve energy user awareness to help lower their energy consumption habits. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT May's top stories: NEXTracker's tracker technology, India approves 7,000MW of PHWRs http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-nextracker-provides-tracker-technology-to-mexican-plant-india-approves-construction-of-7000mw-of-phwrs-5825241/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-nextracker-provides-tracker-technology-to-mexican-plant-india-approves-construction-of-7000mw-of-phwrs-5825241/ NEXTracker has commenced supplying advanced single-axis trackers to a 750MW solarpower plant in Northern Mexico, NPCIL to build ten new units of locally-designed pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR). Power-technology.com wraps up the key headlines… Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Future Power Technology: Issue 87 http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-issue-87-5833194/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-issue-87-5833194/ In this issue: In pursuit of solar fuels, concentrated solar power, the Middle East renewable potential, Euratom post-Brexit, falling UK electricity demand, gamification for energy management, and more Mon, 05 Jun 2017 10:06:00 GMT Solar fuels: materials breakthrough could open new chapter http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuresolar-fuels-materials-breakthrough-could-open-new-chapter-5832221/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuresolar-fuels-materials-breakthrough-could-open-new-chapter-5832221/ An unprecedented number of solar fuels have been identified thanks to the combined efforts of researchers from Caltech and Berkeley Lab. Could the dream of creating clean fuel from just water, sunlight and CO2 soon become a commercial option? Mon, 05 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT Hohe See Offshore Wind Farm, North Sea http://www.power-technology.com/projects/hohe-see-offshore-wind-farm-north-sea/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/hohe-see-offshore-wind-farm-north-sea/ Hohe See is a 497MW offshore wind farm being constructed in the German North Sea waters. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Building up concentrated solarpower expertise in Africa http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurebuilding-up-concentrated-solar-power-expertise-in-africa-5829366/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurebuilding-up-concentrated-solar-power-expertise-in-africa-5829366/ Imperial College London has teamed up with the University of Pretoria, the University of Lagos and the University of Mauritius as part of the Royal Society’s Africa Capacity Building Initiative to help develop concentrated solarpower (CSP) technology… Wed, 31 May 2017 09:03:00 GMT The psychology of nuclear power: Stop saying it's safe http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurethe-psychology-of-nuclear-power-stop-saying-its-safe-5822092/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurethe-psychology-of-nuclear-power-stop-saying-its-safe-5822092/ At the end of this year’s Nuclear Industry Forum, talk turned to the psychology of nuclear propaganda, including why - as Imperial University fellow Malcolm Grimston explains -calling it safe is not always a good thing. Tue, 30 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT West Islay Tidal Farm http://www.power-technology.com/projects/west-islay-tidal-farm-scotland/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/west-islay-tidal-farm-scotland/ The proposed 400MW West Islay Tidal Farm will be one of the first commercial scale tidal energy projects in the world. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Could the Middle East go fully renewable? http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecould-the-middle-east-go-fully-renewable-5819109/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecould-the-middle-east-go-fully-renewable-5819109/ Researchers at Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) suggest that the Middle East could go fully renewable by 2030. The detailed study includes measures to ween the regions off their most lucrative commodity – oil – but could it really be done … Mon, 22 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT Formosa 1 Offshore Windfarm http://www.power-technology.com/projects/formosa-1-offshore-wind-farm/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/formosa-1-offshore-wind-farm/ Formosa 1 is an offshore windfarm being developed near Miaoli, in the west coast of Taiwan. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Leaving Euratom: the UK’s nuclear countdown begins http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureleaving-euratom-the-uks-nuclear-countdown-begins-5813156/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureleaving-euratom-the-uks-nuclear-countdown-begins-5813156/ The UK Government’s intention to leave Euratom when it exits the EU throws up a number of acute risks for the British nuclear industry. What exactly are the dangers involved, and how can the UK best navigate life as a nuclear operator outside of the … Sun, 14 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cape Wind Project, Massachusetts http://www.power-technology.com/projects/cape-wind-project-massachusetts/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/cape-wind-project-massachusetts/ Cape Wind will be the first utility scale offshore windfarm to be developed in the US. Thu, 11 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mount Gellibrand Wind Farm, Victoria http://www.power-technology.com/projects/mount-gellibrand-wind-farm-victoria/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/mount-gellibrand-wind-farm-victoria/ Acciona Energy's Mount Gellibrand wind farm is a 132MW project being developed 65km west of Geelong and 25km east of Colac in Victoria, Australia. Wed, 10 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Small modular reactors: a Nu design http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuresmall-modular-reactors-a-nu-design-5809591/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featuresmall-modular-reactors-a-nu-design-5809591/ NuScale has become the first American company to have a small modular reactor design accepted by the Nuclear Regulatory Committee, the body in charge of nuclear innovation in the US. Could this be the first of many? Wed, 10 May 2017 09:42:00 GMT