Venezuela recently imposed electricity rationing after a drought drained water from reservoirs used...
Why drought could limit hydropower’s role in the energy mix
Venezuela recently imposed electricity rationing after a drought drained water from reservoirs used for hydroelectric energy generation. Here, Julian Turner talks to Peter Gleick of the Pacific Institute about climate change, the transition to a low-carbon economy and the role of hydropower in the global energy mix.
Rotork Signs Contract to Provide Pneumatic Control Solutions to Lynemouth Power Station
Rotork has signed an agreement to provide fully automated pneumatic control solutions on high-capacity biomass rail freight wagons supporting the decarbonisation project at Lynemouth Power Station in Northumberland, UK.
Reducing the Impact of Noise in Cogeneration
Early detection and preventative measures can mitigate the health and environmental impacts of noise in Combined Heat and Power (CHP) applications, writes Robert Lomax, sales director of Wakefield Acoustics.
Experimental Modal Analysis Plugin and User Training Course
Structural Vibration Solutions has announced the launch of its plugin for experimental modal analysis (EMA), which works with all versions of ARTEMIS Modal (basic, standard, pro).
Energy development: free market purists vs the state
Governments commonly provide subsidies or other support mechanisms for energy development to align the market with strategic goals, especially with regards to decarbonisation. But some argue that state intervention is a poor substitute for a free market dictated by consumer needs. How does the free market vs. state support debate shake out, and does it all boil down to perceptions of the urgency of the climate change crisis?
Battery storage system could cut costs for UK businesses
Thrive Renewables and Aura Power are launching a joint venture (JV) business offering UK companies access to battery energy storage systems in exchange for a share of revenues.
Waste to hydrogen: Powerhouse Energy at the WWERS
Powerhouse Energy is using distributed modular gasification to convert end-of-life plastics into hydrogen and electricity. We sat down with CEO Keith Allaun to discuss getting into the energy industry, hydrogen and the energy ecosystem at this year’s World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit.
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