Month: January 2018

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Africa, Energy, Power, Power Grid, Renewables, Renewables Energy Monitor

Ghana’s green energy projects await sign-off

Since taking office in January 2017, President Nana Akufo-Addo, alarmed that Ghana’s dash for electricity risked swinging from power shortages to a power glut  — and paying too much in the process –   has applied the brakes on the power procurement process. Renewable power projects, were prominent among the dozens […]

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Britain, Design, Energy, Engineers, Eniday, Innovation, Power, Technology, Transport

How electric batteries are made

The design, functionality and price of vehicle electric batteries are the decisive factors in any decision to invest in the mass manufacture of electric vehicles (EVs)… Electric batteries are integral to the main formats of electric vehicles (EVs) namely, hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) and all-electric […]

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Energy, Energy Security, Environment, Gas, Innovation, Liquid Natural Gas, Pipeline Gas Journal

ODORIZATION: The Not-So-Sweet Smell Of Safety

January 2018, Vol. 245, No. 1 By Nicholas Newman, Contributing Editor Ensuring that natural gas is easily detectable is not just for the sake of customer safety but also concerns economics. For example, the loss of over 607,000 tons of gas by the Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) storage facility […]

Asia, Energy, Energy Storage, Flame Conference, Gas

What next for China’s gas imports?

China’s industrialisation drive has already made it the world’s third largest market for gas after the US and Russia. With consumption reaching 206bcm (billion cubic meters) in 2016, China is on the threshold of “take-off”, with demand expected to rise to 300bcm by 2020 doubling to 600 bcm by 2040 […]

Ghostwriting, Industrial journalism, International Maritime Organization, Journalism, Marine Engineeing and Offshore Technology, Technology, Transport

Marine Engineering & Offshore Technology

Just edited, written and planned content about the global power generation news, developments, issues and events for the winter edition of Cavendish Group business publishing publication Marine Engineering & Offshore Technology. Also the first time I have seen my work translated into Chinese. See for more info http://www.marineoffshoretechnology.net/