Technology

Africa, Industrial journalism, Investment, Liquid Natural Gas, National Grid, North America, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Power, Technology, Wind Power

Recent work in May

Here are a few examples describing or introducing some of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of May 2017. Afroil NEW BUSINESS MODEL NEEDED A round-up of themes raised at Flame Amsterdam, Europe’s premier gas and […]

Documented Energy, Energy Storage, Research and development, Technology, Wind Power

A new future with hybrid power plants

 Nicholas Newman Documented Energy May 2017 We have probably all read of hybrid cars and buses powered by a combination of petrol or diesel with batteries. The same approach to making electricity is being taken in the operation of hybrid power plants. Such plants often combine renewables, such as solar or […]

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 […]