Energy

Schneider Electric Announces EcoXpert™ Master Level Partners in Critical Power

Partners demonstrate leadership in implementing innovative power management solutionsLONDON, U.K. – 22nd November 2017 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the latest group of EcoXpert™ partners to achieve Master Level status in Critical Power. These companies represent the...

Off Grid Energy and Vinci Facilities unveil world's first battery-powered seminar theatre at EMEX 2017

London, UK. 22 November 2017: The first battery-powered seminar theatre has been unveiled today by Off Grid Energy and Vinci Facilities in London at EMEX 2017, one of the world’s leading energy management exhibitions. Off Grid Energy, the leading supplier of energy storage solutions for temporary power and behind the meter grid support, has come...

BP Partners with AspenTech to Improve Operations through Technology

Broad adoption of AspenTech Asset Optimization solutions supports BP in ensuring safe, reliable, operationally efficient and sustainable operationsBEDFORD, Mass. – November 15, 2017 – Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AZPN), the asset optimization software company, today announced that BP, one of the world’s leading integrated oil and...

Natural Power advises on Europe's largest single-site onshore wind farm – Markbygden, Sweden

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has completed due diligence on behalf of GE Energy Financial Services (GE EFS) and Green Investment Group Limited (Green Investment Group), part of Macquarie Group (Macquarie) for the acquisition of the 650-MW Markbygden ETT onshore wind farm in Northern Sweden, which reached financial...

M&I Materials Expands into Africa

Manchester, UK – Nov 13, 2017 - M&I Materials has expanded its global reach by opening an office in South Africa and securing a manufacturing agreement with ISEGEN to meet increased African demand for its MIDEL product range.Giles Salt, CEO of M&I Materials commented, “This investment demonstrates our commitment to this exciting...

Opus Materials Technologies and TWI collaborate to develop anti-soiling coatings for solar panels

Materials-by-design approach to nanotechnology coatings optimise energy generation and prevent surface contaminationCambridge, UK 7th November 2017 Opus Materials Technologies Ltd, industrial coating specialists, together with TWI Ltd, global leaders in nanotechnology engineering and research, are in the advanced stages of developing a ground-breaking...

LexisNexis launches dedicated energy sector platform

LexisPSL Energy module to support lawyers advising in the energy sector London, 7th November 2017 - LexisNexis UK (www.lexisnexis.co.uk), a leading provider of content and technology solutions, has launched LexisPSL Energy, the UK legal market's first online module dedicated to lawyers advising in the context of the energy sector.The groundbreaking...

The Latest in Nondestructive Testing from the ASNT Annual Conference

The ASNT Annual Conference gathered NDT professionals from around the world in Nashville. Read More

Quality Show Recap: Thursday, October 26

Harry Moser, founder and president of the Reshoring Initiative, opened the final day's events with his keynote address calling for a resurgence of American manufacturing. Read More

ENGIE IT, a division of the global green energy leader, chooses Clarizen to boost efficiency and reduce time spent on manual tasks

Utility firm looks to work management solution to improve business agility and cut costsLondon, 12 October 2017 – Clarizen, the global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced that ENGIE IT, the IT service centre of the ENGIE group, the world’s leading supplier of energy-efficient services, has chosen its cloud-based...

Natural Power names HSEQ lead

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power has appointed David Armour as its Head of HSEQ. This wide ranging role includes leading the health, safety, environmental and quality team that provides support and advice to both the company internally and to its clients internationally. David also has responsibility for developing...

Natural Power expands US team

Natural Power’s North American team continues to expand with the appointment of Evan Osler to the role of Business Development Manager.He joins from NRG Systems where he was the Senior Technical Lead for remote sensing products. He is a wind energy expert with professional experience in a range of roles including project development consulting,...

Severn Trent Water trials Rezatec's innovative geospatial data analytics to monitor asset risk and detect pipeline leakage

Harwell, Oxfordshire, 21st September 2017. Severn Trent Water are now trialling Rezatec’s unique and pioneering asset risk monitoring and pipeline leakage detection data products with a view to reducing their costs and improving operational efficiency. The satellite-powered geospatial data analytics provide important insights to support asset...

NAM Announces Multiple Promotions and New Hires to Position Manufacturers for Success

The National Association of Manufacturers is strengthening its voice in Washington and bolstering its partnerships around the country through staff promotions and new additions to its team. Read More

Natural Power selected for DONG turbine inspections

Following a successful tender process, Natural Power has been selected to deliver turbine blade inspection services on behalf of DONG Energy at wind farms in the UK, Denmark and Germany. Craig Gordon, Global Head of Inspections at Natural Power, said: “As an independent provider, we can offer a cost effective and flexible service when it comes...

A Look at the Cutting Edge

Quality tours Exact Metrology’s Brookfield, WI facility. Read More

Why Skilled Labor is the No. 1 Location Driver for Manufacturers Today

Though a favorable business and tax climate is important to manufacturers, the most critical factor leading to location decisions for new investment and jobs is actually the labor market.  Read More

Natural Power advises Octopus on 149MW portfolio deal

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has advised funds managed by Octopus Investments (“Octopus”) on the acquisition of a 149MW portfolio of four UK-based onshore wind projects. Giles Dearden, Natural Power’s Director of Due Diligence, said: “We’re delighted to have acted as technical...

Gael planning in Ireland

Natural Power’s Irish office continues to expand with the appointment of Gael Gibson to the role of Principal Planner. A qualified planner with more than 15 years of experience working within the planning system in Ireland and nine years’ experience in relation to the planning and development of the Irish transmission system, Gael joins...

New MD for Natural Power

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has appointed Stephen Trotter as its new Managing Director. He will be based out of the company’s Global HQ at The Greenhouse near Castle Douglas. Stephen worked for ABB for almost 20 years, where he was Managing Director for the UK and Ireland Power Systems division. During...