Technology

Energy, Environment, Europe, Technology

Muck is money

Nicholas Newman Eniday April 2016 Re-processing and trading waste is a valued business in mainland Europe. As Anna-Carin Gripwell, Swedish Director of Waste Management Communications, explains, “waste today is a commodity in a different way than it has been. It is not only waste, it’s a business.” All kinds of waste is […]

Afroil, ContentLive, Eniday, Flame Conference, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Renewables, Technology

Recent work in March

Here are a few examples of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of March 2017. AFROIL Eni is everywhere Across Africa, Italy’s Eni seems to be everywhere exploring, developing and producing oil and gas both onshore […]

Gas, Innovation, North America, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal, South East Europe, Southern Europe, Strategic Communications, Technology

Transiting to gas smart meters benefits customers

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Gas Journal February 2017 Across the world, utilities are installing new smart gas meters, often in conjunction with electric smart meters. This new technology means an end to sending staff round to customer’s homes and businesses every few months. For utilities, it means being able to monitor […]

Energy, Energy Management, Engineers, Technology

Oxford Flow’s High-Performance Industrial Pressure Regulator

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Gas Journal January 2017 High-performance industrial pressure regulators are used in gas and liquid pipelines to control flows and to prevent problems such as leaks. There are numerous companies supplying this market including America’s Fairchild Industrial Products, Italy’s Pietro Fiorentini, and Germany’s KSB Aktiengesellschaft. The UK’s Oxford […]

Innovation, Technology

Più spazio per tutti

Nicholas Newman Eniday January 2017 Navicelle riutilizzabili, progressi tecnologici che abbattono i costi, un coinvolgimento sempre più marcato dei gruppi privati. Nicholas Newman racconta il futuro della corsa alle stelle e i suoi protagonisti… Fino a qualche anno fa, il business dei razzi per lo spazio è stato dominato dalle […]

construction, Energy, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Technology

Drones Soaring as Oil & Gas Monitoring, Safety Tool

Nicholas Newman Pipeline and Gas Journal December 2016 The days of conducting an aerial inspection on a pipeline right-of-way, either by helicopter or a fixed wing plane, are coming to an end as pipeline operators around the world are increasingly using drones to monitor, diagnose, maintenance and provide security for […]

Daily Telegraph, Energy, Energy Management, Technology, Telegraph

How the retail industry can save energy and reduce its large carbon footprint

Nicholas Newman Daily Telegraph December 2016  The retail industry can lower their energy bills and reduce their carbon footprint by following these five simple tips. Retailing uses enormous amounts of energy, much of it incurred by keeping products fresh in warehouses and employing fleets of vehicles to fill retail premises. […]