List of some of the global power sector events, trade shows and conferences in the coming months, from March to September worldwide.
Owners and operators need to be careful not to specify over the short-term as plants, or the equipment and materials that improve the thermal efficiency of the building envelope, all have their own carbon footprint, which is presently externalised in carbon reporting. The industry needs a greater focus on a building’s long-term impact on energy resources and carbon emission generation if the targets are to be met.
As to industry reaction, both the wind sector and green campaigners have met news of government support for onshore wind with excitement, given previous policies that hampered onshore wind installations since 2015. But, there is likely to be some opposition to the new policy direction, especially from groups that supported the previous Prime Minister Mr Cameron’s decision to stop supporting onshore wind projects. In addition, increasing government support for onshore wind will not please those seeking to build new nuclear power stations in the UK.
Traditionally, when we have talked about onsite power generation, it is usually meant how it applies to various types of renewables technologies, such as wind, solar and energy storage. But in many countries onsite generation is usually dominated by diesel Gensets. But, increasingly we are seeing a growing demand for […]
Today, a growing number of cruise operators are upgrading and refurbishing their ships, instead of building new ships. In its annual “Cruise Lines Outlook,” UBS Group Aktiengesellschaft (AG) estimates that by 2020, at least 12 percent of global capacity will be 25 years old or older, and about 5 percent […]