demolition of the wind turbine

WIND POWER DECOMMISSIONING

Today an increasing number of wind farms in Europe are reaching the end of their lifespan. In 2016, Europe had over 4,000 offshore wind turbines operating across 11 countries, making a total of 15.8 GW of installed and grid-connected capacity. Turbines older than 20 years In 2017 alone 15,638MW was installed […]

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Additive Manufacturing delivers new opportunities to the energy sector

Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is attracting increasing worldwide interest not only from innovators and scientists but many industries, including energy. It was simultaneously invented in the early 1980s around the world by various technologists including in the US by Chuck Hull and by Jean-Claude André at France’s […]

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tobolsk, russia - july 15. 2016: sibur company. central control panel of tobolsk polymer plant. the engineering personnel watch in monitors work of the equipment

Power plant automation trends

Due to power plant automation and the switch in many countries from coal power generation to gas power, the number of staff required to run a power plant is declining. In fact, in the future, it is likely that there will be no staff on site at all. This is […]

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Preparing Qatar for the 2022 World Cup

The World Cup 2018 is now over and France, inebriated with its recent victory, is still celebrating the success of the “Bleus”. There’s no time to waste though, because preparing for a World Cup is not a piece of cake… In 2022, Qatar is set to host the 22nd FIFA World Cup, one of […]

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Journalism in June

Recent examples of my journalism, editorial, copywriting, writing, research and corporate work for various clients in June. AFROIL Oil, Gas Exploration Activity Picks Up As oil prices improve, we are beginning to see renewed interest in exploration and production in such areas as Morocco, Namibia, West Africa, Equatorial Guinea etc. […]

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