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Europe power industry contracts rise by 23% in August 2020

Europe power industry contracts rise by 23% in August 2020

Europe power industry contracts activity in August 2020 saw 194 contracts announced, marking a rise of 23% over the last 12-month average of 158, according to GlobalData’s power database. Europe power...

Offshore wind capable to support Norway’s power export while it remains majorly dependent on hydropower

Offshore wind capable to support Norway’s power export while it remains majorly dependent on hydropower

Norway has majorly been a net electricity exporter and is amongst the top 10 electricity exporting nations in Europe. Primarily reliant on hydropower, the country is an open electric market...

Rotork intelligent electric actuators with gearboxes used to provide flood protection in Texas

Rotork intelligent electric actuators with gearboxes used to provide flood protection in Texas

These sluice gates were constructed following discussions caused by Hurricane Harvey in 2017, which caused over $125 billion dollars’ worth of damage in the Houston area. During this time many...

Thy-Mors Energi Elnet increases data quality and professionalises its IT system

Thy-Mors Energi Elnet increases data quality and professionalises its IT system

The Danish electric utility distribution company Thy-Mors Energi Elnet has received great help from the software house Powel to professionalise its data quality and IT setup, allowing it to meet...

Valmet to supply automation to ECOFARIO’s technology that removes up to 99.9% of microplastics in wastewater

Valmet to supply automation to ECOFARIO’s technology that removes up to 99.9% of microplastics in wastewater

Valmet has signed a development, cooperation and service agreement with ECOFARIO GmbH regarding automation for its first industrial pilot plant. The German startup company has developed a technology, which removes...

UL to evaluate Azelio’s long-duration energy storage technology for the US market

UL to evaluate Azelio’s long-duration energy storage technology for the US market

Leading global safety science company and certification body UL is working together with Azelio towards evaluating its long-duration energy storage technology to enable commercial operations in the US market. The...

Taiwan offshore wind market set to grow multifold with energy transition towards sustainable power mix goal, says GlobalData

Taiwan offshore wind market set to grow multifold with energy transition towards sustainable power mix goal, says GlobalData

Taiwan offshore wind market is poised to witness multifold expansion to reduce its reliance on fossil fuel generation and build a cleaner sustainable power generation mixture. Taiwan is estimated to...

Emerson Expands Commitment to Advanced Software Solutions with Agreement to Purchase Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI Inc.)

Emerson Expands Commitment to Advanced Software Solutions with Agreement to Purchase Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI Inc.)

Leading software provides real-time management and optimisation across the smart grid Emerson has just announced it has agreed to acquire Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI Inc.) for $1.6 billion in an...

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

New series features housings accommodating a heavy-current contact up to 200 A HARTING is now offering the Han® S, the first ever large-scale special connector for battery storage modules. The new series meets...

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – launches the first 100 percent stainless steel heat exchanger, Alfa Laval AlfaNovaTW, to address the...

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps for circulating clean engine oil; a reasonably ordinary application? But then there’s nothing ordinary whatsoever about Arjun Infrastructures’ remarkable power plant in London, which generates 17MW of renewable energy...

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet will supply automation system extension and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ Taskila wastewater treatment plant located in Oulu, Finland. With modern wastewater treatment solutions, the plant can stabilize the...

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

2019 data shows a 38% rise in overall support for the production of fossil fuels As governments design stimulus measures for economies hit by the Covid-19 crisis, they should seize the...

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, signed a share purchase agreement with Samsung C&T to acquire 4.99% of its shares, with...

Q.E.D. Highlights Green-Line High-Performance Jacketed Tubing

Q.E.D. Highlights Green-Line High-Performance Jacketed Tubing

UL-rated Green-Line Tubing is constructed with enhanced polyamide material for improved toughness and lower water absorption Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products, announces its Green-Line high-performance...

Coal to play integral part in Japan’s power sector as COVID-19 hurts solar projects’ development, says GlobalData

Coal to play integral part in Japan’s power sector as COVID-19 hurts solar projects’ development, says GlobalData

In the wake of the COVID-19, electricity demand in Japan has dropped and the power prices have declined. The drop in demand and the increase in solar power generation are...

Panks for the Partnership with Borger Pumps

Panks for the Partnership with Borger Pumps

To enhance the turnkey solutions that it provides to its growing customer base, Borger has created a new partnership with long-established engineering business Panks - for sales, repair and installation...

Disruptions to supplies from China due to COVID-19 might slowdown wind installations in India, says GlobalData

Disruptions to supplies from China due to COVID-19 might slowdown wind installations in India, says GlobalData

Wind energy has been the fastest growing renewable energy sector in India in terms of installed capacity. India is the world’s fourth-largest onshore wind market with a cumulative installed capacity...

Hatching New Solutions for Boiler Corrosion: Cortec’s Brand New Boiler Egg™ Revolutionizes Boiler Startup!

Hatching New Solutions for Boiler Corrosion: Cortec’s Brand New Boiler Egg™ Revolutionizes Boiler Startup!

Cortec® Corporation is proud to unveil its new Boiler Egg™, an exciting companion to an innovative line of water treatment “animals” for corrosion protection of industrial water systems. These water...

Aeration record-breaker in Montrose, British Colombia

Aeration record-breaker in Montrose, British Colombia

In the Trail Times, it was recently reported that: ‘…..the Village of Montrose has been successful in its application for funding under the Infrastructure Canada Grant Program for upgrades to the...

New ABB pH sensors easy to select, with advanced analytical capability

New ABB pH sensors easy to select, with advanced analytical capability

ABB has launched a new range of color-coded sensors that makes it easy to choose and manage the optimal pH measurement solution. The application driven designs are categorized into three groups:...

Aeration tank organic overload resolved by Landia mixers

Aeration tank organic overload resolved by Landia mixers

The introduction of five Landia mixers has brought about significant improvements to the biological and dewatering processes at the recently upgraded Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Milton, Pennsylvania. Serving six municipalities...

New nuclear power plant ‘a safety black hole’, says industry expert

New nuclear power plant ‘a safety black hole’, says industry expert

Belarus’s first nuclear power plant, which will be situated 130km north-west of the capital Minsk, is set to be operational by this year. Funded by Russia, Ostrovets 1 will consist...

Schlumberger Opens Manufacturing Center in King Salman Energy Park

Schlumberger Opens Manufacturing Center in King Salman Energy Park

Schlumberger has just announced the opening of a world-class manufacturing center in King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) that supports Saudi Aramco’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add (IKTVA) program to promote economic...

Webdyn is now offering a complete catalogue of environmental accessories and sensors compatible with its Sun range.

Webdyn is now offering a complete catalogue of environmental accessories and sensors compatible with its Sun range.

Webdyn is now distributing accessories that are compatible with WebdynSun and WebdynSunPM gateways. Pyranometers, temperature sensors, counters, Modbus slave and irradiation sensor are some of the new products added to...

Microgrids: The future of UK energy?

Microgrids: The future of UK energy?

Britain experienced its biggest blackout in more than a decade this summer due to two power plant outages, leaving almost a million homes across the country in the dark. Because...

Brexit impact on power sector remains elusive as UK reaches final phase countdown, says GlobalData

Brexit impact on power sector remains elusive as UK reaches final phase countdown, says GlobalData

The UK’s power industry continues to remain uncertain by unknown risks and impacts of the post-Brexit scenario. Ankit Mathur, Practice Head of Power at GlobalData, provides his view on the...

Landia Digester Mixing System increases major Wastewater Treatment Center’s biogas by….. 20 percent

Landia Digester Mixing System increases major Wastewater Treatment Center’s biogas by….. 20 percent

At the multi-award-winning Downers Grove Wastewater Treatment Center in Illinois, the Landia’s GasMix digester mixing system has increased biogas production by approximately 20 percent. The enhanced mixing of the digester by...

MANN+HUMMEL joins Hydrogen Council

MANN+HUMMEL joins Hydrogen Council

MANN+HUMMEL, the global leading filtration expert, has joined the Hydrogen Council. As the first CEO-led global initiative of its kind, the Hydrogen Council was founded in 2017 at the World...

Leroy-Somer announces AREP+, an improvement of its auxiliary winding technology for the TAL alternator range.

Leroy-Somer announces AREP+, an improvement of its auxiliary winding technology for the TAL alternator range.

AREP+ significantly improves the electrical performance of equipped alternators, including gains in motor starting capacity of up to 30%. AREP+ will be progressively offered on the Leroy-Somer TAL industrial alternator range...

Azelio signs MoU for energy storage project in Jordan

Azelio signs MoU for energy storage project in Jordan

Azelio has agreed on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Jordanian company Hussein Atieh & Sons Co. (HAE), to work together on setting up a small-scale project in Jordan....

ABB celebrates 20-year milestone in DCS leadership

ABB celebrates 20-year milestone in DCS leadership

ARC’s 2018 market analysis report confirms ABB as No. 1 in the global Distributed Control System market for the 20th consecutive year In a growing market expected to reach $17.4 billion globally...

Alfa Laval wins SEK 65 million wastewater treatment order

Alfa Laval wins SEK 65 million wastewater treatment order

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order for decanters to be installed in wastewater treatment plants in Italy....

Expanite in the depths of the Arctic Ocean

Expanite in the depths of the Arctic Ocean

Expanite - the Danish pioneer of surface hardening of stainless steel and titanium delivers with the ExpaniteHard-Ti the solution for the development of an autonomous underwater winch of the Alfred...

Azelio’s verification project in Morocco delivers first electricity

Azelio’s verification project in Morocco delivers first electricity

Azelio’s verification project in Morocco has been completed and the first electricity has been produced according to plan: that is, by the end of the year. The verification of Azelio’s...

Alfa Laval wins SEK 95 million waste heat recovery order

Alfa Laval wins SEK 95 million waste heat recovery order

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply waste heat recovery systems to a power plant in...

Economic slowdown affecting solar installations in India, says GlobalData

Economic slowdown affecting solar installations in India, says GlobalData

The economic slowdown in India and consequently the lack of inflow of investments are affecting the renewable energy sector, including the solar power segment, says GlobalData, a leading data and...

Siemens to equip Bajaj Energy plant in India with digitalization solutions

Siemens to equip Bajaj Energy plant in India with digitalization solutions

Digital solutions provide for improved operational efficiency and reduced emissions Siemens will equip Lalitpur Power Generation Company Limited (LPGCL), a Bajaj Group company, with advanced digital solutions for its power plant...

Microplastics in biological wastewater treatment and how to avoid them

Microplastics in biological wastewater treatment and how to avoid them

The term “microplastic” has been used for the first time approx. 10 years ago and refers to small plastic particles with a diameter of less than 5 mm. A differentiation...

Storage systems with SMA battery inverters enable stable power supply using renewable energies

Storage systems with SMA battery inverters enable stable power supply using renewable energies

Not a lamp or TV flickered, and the Christmas lights went on shining. The 7,500 inhabitants of Bordesholm did not notice a thing when their power supply was completely switched...

Valmet launches new microwave total solids measurement for municipal and industrial wastewater

Valmet launches new microwave total solids measurement for municipal and industrial wastewater

Valmet launches a completely redesigned Valmet Total Solids Measurement – Valmet TS (patent pending) for municipal and industrial wastewater treatment plants. Valmet Total Solids Measurements have gained an excellent reputation in...

One digital brand identity for the entire Group

One digital brand identity for the entire Group

On the new H+E website, all companies are brought together for the first time      Information that was previously located on many different websites is now united under the www.he-water.group web...

EU-wide Coal Power Output Down 19%, Central and Eastern European Countries Lagging Behind

EU-wide Coal Power Output Down 19%, Central and Eastern European Countries Lagging Behind

The unprecedented decline in Europe’s coal output highlights vast differences between regions. Slow adoption of renewable energy among reasons Central and Eastern Europe are lagging behind. European coal-fired power output went...

Galliford Try choose Landia aerators for Southern Water’s Cowfold

Galliford Try choose Landia aerators for Southern Water’s Cowfold

Long-established pump manufacturer Landia has won an important order from Galliford Try to supply its AirJet aerators for Southern Water’s WwTW at Cowfold near Horsham, West Sussex. Benefitting from a Landia...

The affordable energy transition

The affordable energy transition

It is not too good to be true, it is the economic reality that lies ahead of us. The energy transition facing us in the coming decades is an affordable...