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Wind turbine installation the long and windy road

Maximising returns from a wind turbine typically means locating it in an exposed place – on the top of a hill or increasingly out at sea. Developing equipment to access these locations has emerged as an industry in its own right. “Wind power is leading the charge in the transition […]

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Recent work in May

Recent examples of my journalism, editorial, copywriting and corporate work for various clients in May. Petroleum Review The trials and tribulations of managing Russian oil pipeline network A look at the work of Russian oil pipeline company Transneft Railway Journal The impact of blockchain on the rail sector A look […]

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Should Britain’s Railways be Re-Nationalized?

Should Britain’s Railways be Re-Nationalized?

By Nicholas Newman I think people are asking the wrong question. When you look at traffic figures it is a victim of its success. Britain’s railways are doing well despite privatisation Privatisation has been a success: 1.65 billion rail journeys are made annually, more than double the number before privatisation, while […]

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Recent work in July

Here are a few examples describing or introducing some of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of July. Documented Energy Oil & Gas Pipeline Security Pipeline theft and leaks is a costly business for pipeline operators […]

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Delivering Gas Off-Grid in North America

July 2017, Vol. 244, No. 7 By Nicholas Newman, Contributing Editor Pipeline Gas Journal July 2017 Virtual pipelines are scheduled shipments of natural gas between two points – from A to B – by road, rail or sea without a fixed pipeline. Virtual pipeline operations are usually to be found […]

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