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Jack up rig in Valletta Harbour Malta
Energy, Eniday, Gas, Innovation, Investment, Pipelines, Power, Power Grid, Renewables, Research and development

Natural gas a future energy key role player

Owing to a combination of legal and policy restraints, as well as vociferous environmental objections, it is becoming increasingly difficult to gain approval from both federal and state bodies for new gas pipeline construction. For example, California, Washington and New England have proactive energy and environmental policies to encourage renewables, energy efficiency and energy storage, all at the expense of fossil fuels including natural gas generation.

Engineering and Technology, Human Resources, Innovation, Research and development, Technology

AI: the energy industry’s untapped resource

Still on the horizon lie developments in quantum computing, which will enable the robots of the future to be enhanced to become autonomous decision makers, capable of ensuring the smooth running of operations and maintenance.

Pupils learning about renewable energy
Decommissioning, Environment, Europe, Quatre Ltd, Renewables, Technology, Wind Power

WIND POWER DECOMMISSIONING

According to Jonas Pagh Jensen of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, which produces wind turbines and constructs wind farms, said, “Every customer is obliged to make a plan [for] what they intend to do in 20-25 years’ time when the turbine is expected to come down.”

Construction worker placing insulation tile
Business, Environment, Innovation, Rigzone, Technology

The Plastics Backlash has Some Oil Giants Worried

Recycling and bio-plastics are set to impact the future of global oil and gas demand.

New electric sports car in Oxford's Broad Street June 2019
Energy, Ghostwriting, Interview, Investment, Journalism, Technology

Work completed in June 2019

Here is a list of some of the work Nicholas Newman has done in various formats including blogs, editorials, comment, columns and features completed for various clients in the month of June.