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Energy, Engineers, Geoscience, Innovation, Rigzone

Drillers Turning to Big Data in the Hunt for Cheaper Oil

The industry is creating new business opportunities for IT, artificial intelligence, big data processing and analytics providers.

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Energy, Eniday, Innovation, Research and development, Technology

AI changes the robots in the energy sector

Since the oil price crash of the summer 2014, robots dedicated to either welding, drilling or inspection, but that are controlled by humans, have been widely adopted… Now, advances in artificial intelligence software and robotics research offer the prospect of freeing humans from dangerous and difficult tasks such as decommissioning nuclear plants and offshore oil and […]

coal, Energy, Eniday, Environment, Investment

Banks ending funding in fossil fuels

For coal-producing countries like Poland, America, Germany and China, phasing out coal and transitioning to cleaner technologies bring fears of job losses and social consequences. However, recent experience belies that belief; the adoption of renewable energy has brought new jobs with better pay and conditions.

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Energy, Energy Trading, Gas, Liquid Natural Gas, Rigzone

LNG Expands Reach Through Virtual Pipelines

There is a growing worldwide opportunity to meet the needs of customers located beyond their country’s gas pipeline grid with virtual pipelines, or regular shipments of LNG or biogas by truck, train, or canal barge.

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Africa, Energy, Gas, Oil, South Africa

Is South Africa Ready For A Gas Boom?

South Africa is a major mining and manufacturing country.