Europe, Oxfordprospect, Trains, Transport, Travel


This hotel is just 5 minutes from the local rail station with direct trains serving major cities including Southampton, London, Reading, Oxford and Birmingham.

Afroil, Eniday, International Maritime Organization, Liquid Natural Gas, National Grid, Oil, Oxfordprospect, Pipelines, Power, Power Grid, Quatre Ltd, Renewables, Shipping, Technology, Transport


Here are a few examples describing or introducing some of my recent energy journalism, copyediting, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of October. AFROIL BP IN AFRICA To meet increasing global demand for cleaner energy from industry and the power […]

Energy, Energy Trading, Gas, Health and Safety, Oil, Oxfordprospect

Oil Traders Words

A book review, by energy journalist Nicholas Newman Like every business, there soon develops a specialised technical vocabulary, this is certainly the case of professionals involved in oil logistics, storage, operations and oil trading. This third edition of ‘Oil Traders Words’ by Stefan van Woenzel is designed for such energy […]

Africa, Oxfordprospect, Power, Renewables

MOROCCO Aims to become a solar superpower

Nicholas Newman The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate is used to mega productions. On the edge of the Sahara desert and the centre of the North African country’s “Ouallywood” film industry it has played host to big-budget location shots in Gladiator, The Mummy, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen and even the […]

Oxfordprospect, Technology, Trains

Powering Trains

Nicholas Newman November Oxfordprospect Today it is a rare sight to see a train steaming away from a station; usually you have to visit a tourist railway to see a historic steam train. However, less than 50 years ago, it was commonplace in Europe to see steam trains. Certainly many […]