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Recent work in July

Here are some examples of my journalism, writing, research and copyediting, in a range of formats including ghost written think pieces, features, updates etc, that I have done for various clients worldwide, covering a range of topics including industry start-ups, maritime insurance, 3D printing and blockchain etc. Cavendish Group Marine […]

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Recycling solar panels

Today, you see commercial solar power installations both big and small across Europe, according to the latest figures solar power produced 98 GW in 2017;[i] this is well up on the 13.4 GW in 2010.[ii] The growth in the usage of solar power has come as the result of proactive […]

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Oil majors and the world of utilities

Facing the prospect of a 25 percent increase in global electricity consumption, with bigger roles for gas, renewable power, and electric vehicles gradually replacing petrol and diesel, big oil companies are now diversifying into Europe’s power sector… BP, Eni, Shell, Statoil and Total are taking steps to compete in Europe’s power sector, a […]

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Wind Power Decommissioning in Europe

Take a look at this new report into the issues including decommissioning and lif extension facing Europe’s wind sector, as the first wind farms reach the end of their operating life span.

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SMART CONTRACTS: THE SMART OF THE DEAL

Smart contracts have the potential to deliver greater transparency to the client-supplier relationship as well as dispute-free automation of payment for services, writes Nicholas Newman. While still in its nascency, particularly in facilities management, blockchain technology  and smart contracts hint at a future in which transactions surrounding daily maintenance and […]

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