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  • Norsk Hydro to curtail operations in Brazilian alumina refinery

    Norsk Hydro, a Norwegian aluminium and renewable energy company, would reportedly halt operations at Alunorte plant in Brazil, which is the world’s biggest alumina refinery. Apparently, the Alunorte plant had been operating at only half of its capacity since March over an environmental row, thereby dropping the company’s shares by 13 percent. According to sources knowledgeable about ...


    By CMFE Research

  • XANT goes to Africa

    XANT is very proud to announce we will deliver the XANT M wind turbine for the mini-grids of 4 fishermen villages on the Mauritanian cost north of the capital Nouakchott. The project objective is to optimize the existing mini-grids in Mauritania by increasing the share of renewable energy and developing appropriate business models to ensure sustainability of the systems.  The project is ...


    By XANT NV

  • TBEA Co. to invest in a $209 million hydropower project in Gabon

    TBEA Co., Ltd., a Chinese energy company, has reportedly announced to invest in a $209 million (€180 million) hydropower venture in the West African nation of Gabon. As per reliable sources, the firm will also be investing in the nation’s Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF).General Coordinator of Bureau of Coordination and Planning for an emerging Gabon, Liban Soleman stated that the plant will have a ...


    By CMFE Research

  • New York Power Authority to Improve Reliability of NYPA Generation and Transmission Assets

    The New York Power Authority (NYPA) recently (7/18) announced it is aggressively advancing efforts to deliver on its strategic initiative to build smart generation and transmission capabilities across New York State through an expansion of its Phasor Measurement Unit (PMU) program and ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • NREL: Updated Baseline Cost and Performance Data for Electricity Generation Technologies

    The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released the 2018 Annual Technology Baseline (ATB), updating a key source of reliable electricity generation technology cost and performance data used to support and inform electric sector analysis in the United States. Now in its fourth year, the ATB documents technology-specific information on a broad spectrum of ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Windsor hydropower screw turbines

    Very nice article about our hydropower screw turbines for Windsor Castle in BBC's Countryfile Royal Special 2018.  Late 2011 two Archimedes hydropower screw turbines were installed at Romney weir on the River Thames to power both the Royal Castle as well as local households. The Landy screws dimension 4 meter diameter, 6 meter long and capacity 150 kW. ...


    By Landustrie Sneek BV

  • Could floating solar panels be the key to clean energy in Singapore?

    In land-scarce Singapore, floating solar panels could be the key to a clean energy system. ...


    By Energy Live News Ltd.

  • Renewables Over 20% of U.S. Electrical Generation

    Renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) accounted for more than one-fifth (20.05%) of net domestic electrical generation during the first third of 2018, according to a SUN DAY Campaign analysis of data released this week by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). In addition, the latest issue of EIA's "Electric Power Monthly" (with data through ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Historic partnership between POWER-GEN Asia and the Indonesian Electrical Power Society

    PennWell and MKI (Masyarakat Ketenagalistrikan Indonesia), the Indonesian Electrical Power Society, are proud to announce a special Cooperation Partnership that sees POWER-GEN Asia* and the highly-respected National Electricity Day coming together this year to create an exciting joint power generation event, called The 73rd Indonesia National Electricity Day - POWER-GEN Asia. This joint ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • US refiners expect consolidation to ebb

    US independent refiners have seen buying opportunities fade as the industry prepares for an upswing in revenues. Refining executives this earnings season found little reason to chase Marathon Petroleum's proposed $23bn acquisition of fellow refiner Andeavor. US refiners have amassed billions of dollars in cash and are heading into ...


    By Argus Media Ltd.

  • Harnessing ocean energy

    AlphaMERS Ltd, a Bengaluru based SME has designed, prototyped and tested a device to covert ocean waves into electricity. The device has a seabed unit and surface floats. The 5 kW model tested satisfactorily in artificial wave tank at IIT Madras. The system has a lot of flexibility in customising to wave heights, tidal ranges and depths. AlphaMERS believed this can be useful for ports and Islands ...


    By AlphaMERS Ltd

  • IFAT Munich 2018

    May 14 - 18 Landustrie will be exhibiting on IFAT Munich 2018 in hall A1 booth no. 350. Together with our co-exhibitors we inform you about our newest products and activities in the field of wastewater treatment, water management and hydropower ...


    By Landustrie Sneek BV

  • New Estimates Show Rapid Growth in Off-Grid Renewables

    New data from IRENA shows that about 115 million people worldwide currently rely on the basic energy services provided by solar lights, while another 25 million obtain a higher level of renewable energy services through solar home systems or connection to a solar mini-grid. In addition to  ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Renexpo Western Balkans

    24-26 April 2018 We look forward to welcome you at the Renexpo Western Balkans 2018 in Belgrade. Landustrie will be exhibiting with hydropower screw turbines at booth no A15 at the Belexpocentar Beograd. ...


    By Landustrie Sneek BV

  • London Hydro Pilots an Innovative Electricity Price Plan

    Recently, (3/24), London Hydro announced new and innovative electricity price and information plans to help customers use electricity wisely and save money. London Hydro is ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • ALLCOT registers the first LatAm TIGRs project with APX

    ALLCOT has registered the first TIGRs project from Latin America certified by APX, a leading provider of infrastructure solutions to the environmental and energy markets. The project is a hydro plant situated on the Guatemalan highlands of San Marcos.   Tradable Instruments for Global Renewables or TIGRs℠ are a new product for the voluntary renewable energy markets launched by APX last ...


    By ALLCOT

  • Pioneer in wind turbine blade composites

    At JEC World on March 6-8 stand J72 hall 6, we will present our new innovative high-performance reinforcements for infusion process. Stop by and we will tell you more. For a free pass, contact us and book a meeting. Ahlstrom-Munksjö's extensive product portfolio ...


    By Ahlstrom-Munksjö

  • Siemens Gamesa to supply 1,386 MW to Ørsted at the world’s largest offshore wind farm, in the UK

    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been awarded exclusivity by Danish energy group Ørsted for the supply and service of wind turbines for the Hornsea Project Two offshore ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • High Quality Deck Roll Forming Machine For Sale From Rishbin

    Deck is a flat surface capable of supporting weight, similar to a floor, but typically constructed outdoors, often elevated from the ground, and usually connected to a building. Steel deck roll forming machines have been designed for the production of various types of metal decks which applications are usually as following: Steel roof deck, ...


    By RISHBIN CO., LTD

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