Tag: innovation

Energy World

Energy start-ups fit for the Dragon’s Den?

The opportunities for new and innovative approaches to the energy business have never been greater yet energy start-ups – just like most new businesses – often have trouble raising up-front capital. Many energy start-ups require little in terms of money or supplies at the beginning since their ideas have gone […]

Energy, Engineers, Eniday, Europe, Motoring, Northern Europe, Renewables, Technology

Is Norway’s oil wealth stifling innovation?

Nicholas Newman Eniday July 2017 Norway is the world’s third-largest natural gas exporter, eighth largest exporter of crude and Europe’s largest petroleum liquids producer. Oil and gas have made the 5.3 million citizens of Norway part of one of the wealthiest countries on earth, with a gross domestic product reaching […]

Africa, Copy writing, Corporate Journalism, Daily Telegraph, Decommissioning, Eastern Europe, Energy, Engineers, Eniday, Gas, Journalism, Oil, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines

Recent work in January 2017

Here are a few examples of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of January 2017. Pipeline and Gas Journal The Nigeria-to-Morocco Gas Pipeline: a political pipedream? In December 2016, the King of Morocco and Nigeria’s government […]

Eniday, Europe, Southern Europe, Technology

Eni’s art of chemistry

Nicholas Newman Eniday September 2016 We use chemicals and plastics in everything we do, including the clothes we wear, the gadgets we play with and the cars we drive. In fact, modern life would be almost impossible without the many chemicals that scientists have discovered and developed over the decades. This feature […]

Energy, Gas, Geoscience, Innovation, Oil, Research and development, Technology

Turning a frog idea into an innovation prince

Nicholas Newman On Tuesday (16 February 2016) at Shell’s Technology Centre in Amsterdam, an all-day event took place that included debates and a tour of some of the innovation achievements that have been made by Shell, in its adoption of its ‘Game Changer’ programme to innovation, introduced at Shell by […]