Analysis

  • South Africa’s Power Crisis: the Final Score

    Earlier this year South Africa was plunged into darkness as power outages led to an emergency situation. Paul French examines the effect of the country's power crisis on important industries...

  • Why Should the West Invest in Iran?

    Despite political conflicts and investment issues, Iran is still a significant player in the power industry. Mitch Beedie takes a look at the country's position in the global oil and...

  • Recruiting for a Renewable Future

    The fast-growing alternative energy market has opened the door for new growth in the renewables sector. But does the industry have the manpower required to take advantage of this? Jeff...

  • Best Solutions for Plant Automation

    Increasing power demands put pressure on plants worldwide, leading to necessary new technology and refurbishment. Mitch Beedie investigates the most suitable options available for power plant automation, whether installing new...

  • EU Fights Emissions with Renewable Policies

    Oliver Schäfer of the European Renewable Energy Council shares his views on climate change and renewables. Tony Mallett reports in the run-up to the World Biofuels Market expo in Brussels.

  • Powering the Rise of the East

    The East is catching up with the Western world in terms of its energy consumption and investment in new technologies. Dylan Bushell-Embling reports on how China and India's growth is...

  • Keeping Cool When the Heat is On

    2006 saw a power outage in California, another in London – just how can power systems cope in summer weather? Jodie McLeod asks what it takes to ensure power stations...

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