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Breakthrough in measurements of critical heat flux at very low mass flux in smooth tubes
08 June, 2018
Recent measurements recorded at the Benson laboratory in Erlangen...
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SteamH: raising the bar 07 June, 2018 GE’s next generation of coal power technology, which it calls SteamH, combines ultrasupercritical steam conditions with the benefits of digitalisation. As well as increased...

New fuel for revolutionary ICE: liquid nitrogen 16 May, 2018 The Ricardo ‘CryoPower’ engine, a new split cycle concept in ICEs, offers a potential breakthrough saving of approximately 30 % in CO2 emissions and 20 % in operating fuel costs.

Focus shifts from power to chemicals 16 May, 2018 Chris Higman reports from the Gasification and Syngas Technologies Conference.*

FAB link receives UK go-ahead 16 May, 2018 The FAB project, a proposed interconnector between Britain and France, has taken a major step forward with the issuing of a licence from the UK’s Marine Management Organisation.

Another milestone for Kiel 16 May, 2018 The 20th and final gas engine has been delivered to the site of the 190 MWe/192 MWt K.I.E.L. (Kiel’s intelligente Energie-Lösung) coastal power plant, billed as “one of the most...

TEPCO embraces the IoT in its mission to boost performance 16 May, 2018 Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO) and TEPCO Fuel & Power, Inc are planning to reap the full benefits of the “Internet of Things” (IoT) by making maximum use of IoT based...

Technology can help Southeast Asia manage its energy trilemma 16 May, 2018 Robust economic growth, generally inefficient and aged infrastructure, and a continuing generation dependence on fossil fuels present Southeast Asian economies with sustainable...

Outstanding load factor performance from the world’s first floating wind farm 16 May, 2018 Hywind Scotland, the world’s first floating wind farm, performed better than expected during its first 3 full months in production.

GE plans to develop the world’s largest offshore WTG 16 May, 2018 On 1 March GE Renewable Energy unveiled its plan to develop the largest, most powerful offshore wind turbine available, the Haliade-X. It will feature a 12 MW direct drive generator,...

Lazard points to declining costs 16 May, 2018 Lazard’s annual Levelized Cost of Storage Analysis (LCOS 3.0), conducted with support from Enovation Partners, shows declining cost trends among commercially deployed technologies such...

Picea sales campaign starts 16 May, 2018 Berlin-based Home Power Solutions GmbH (HPS), has announced the start of sales and distribution of its Picea energy storage system, which it calls “the world’s first all-in-one unit...

FERC moves to encourage storage 16 May, 2018 The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has voted to remove barriers to the participation of electric storage resources in the capacity, energy and ancillary services...

Greensmith makes waves 16 May, 2018 Greensmith Energy, acquired by Wärtsilä in July 2017, has successfully completed two grid-scale energy storage systems in partnership with E.ON in Texas and the systems responded...

IM3NY builds on ashes of Alevo 16 May, 2018 Imperium3 New York (IM3NY) – a partnership of Magnis and C4V – has placed the winning bid to acquire Alevo’s lithium-ion battery manufacturing equipment, located in North Carolina,...

Kiwi completes Cenin 16 May, 2018 Kiwi Power has unveiled its largest behind the meter battery to date with the completion of the 4MW / 4.8MWh Tesla battery at Cenin Renewables in south Wales.

Home truths about EV batteries 16 May, 2018 UK renewable energy supplier, Good Energy, is partnering with Honda, Upside Energy and Salford University on a new vehicle-to-grid/vehicle-to-home project.

CMI goes with the flow 16 May, 2018 In the course of 2018, CMI expects to have its 2 MWp PV-with-storage demonstration facility, MiRiS, in operation. It will include a 500 kW / 1.75 MWh vanadium redox flow battery...

New use for old mine shafts 16 May, 2018 Start-up company Gravitricity, which has just received a £650 000 grant from government R&D agency Innovate UK, plans to use large weights (up to about 2000t) in disused mines as...

Battery power brings stability to the Allgäu region 15 May, 2018 Alithium-ion battery power plant with an output of more than 1 MW has recently been commissioned in the remote community of Bruck in the municipality of Bad Hindelang near...


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