russia, moscow june 8, 2017 the official mascot of the 2018 russian football cup in russia wolf zabivaka on the billboard with the symbols of the fifa confederations cup 2017

Energy plays soccer in Russia

More than 1.5 million foreign tourists are expected to visit Russia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup… This summer’s football festival takes place in eleven Russian cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-Don, Yekaterinburg and Sochi. Of the 12 venues, the 81,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow and the 68,134-seater Saint Petersburg […]

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Energy efficiency is a good way to save money

Power generation is one of the biggest source of greenhouse gases in the U.S., accounting for 28 percent of total CO2 emissions. The idea to reduce the use of fossil fuels, in favor of renewables, has therefore gained worldwide acceptance and attention. However, there is another way to reduce greenhouse gases, and […]

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POWER GENERATION TECHNOLOGY

POWER GENERATION TECHNOLOGY

Take a look at the Spring 2018 edition of Power Generation Technology, edited and written by Nicholas Newman. Power Generation Technology brings the latest innovations, knowledge and expertise in the power industry from the west to the BRIC power bureaus, engineers and industry professionals. The magazine provides the emerging BRIC […]

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How can blockchain open up new opportunities for rail freight?

Blockchain technology promises to cut out the middle man in financial transactions, improving efficiency for businesses around the world. But how can railways benefit and what challenges does universal acceptance of the digital ledger technology face? Nick Newman investigates.

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Transneft operator of Russia’s largest oil pipeline network

Nic Newman looks at some of the issues facing Transneft, operator of Russia’s largest oil pipeline network, which carries over 85% of the oil produced in Russia. See PR+June+2018+p34-36