Monthly Archives: November 2011

Foster Wheeler Awarded Project Management Support Contract for Gas Storage Project in Wyoming

ZUG, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq: FWLT) announced today that Foster Wheeler Upstream, part of its Global Engineering and Construction Group, has been awarded a contract by Ryckman Creek Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of Peregr…  More »

AMSC to Present at Baird 2011 Clean Technology Conference

DEVENS, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AMSC (NASDAQ: AMSC), a global solutions provider serving wind and grid leaders, announced today that the company will be presenting at the Baird 2011 Clean Technology Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, November 30…  More »

Shell and Turkey sign oil, gas search deal

Royal Dutch Shell signed a deal today with Turkish state-run petroleum company, TPAO, to search for oil and gas offshore in the Mediterranean and onshore in Turkey’s southeast region.  More »

Livestock farmers say ethanol eats too much corn

Livestock farmers are demanding a change in the nation’s ethanol policy, claiming current rules could lead to spikes in meat prices and even shortages at supermarkets if corn growers have a bad year.  More »

Newt Gingrich says cutting off gasoline would contain Iran

Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich says the United States could “break Iran within a year” if allies worked together on a strategy instead of focusing on specific tactics.  More »

ReneSola Ltd Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results

JIASHAN, China, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — ReneSola Ltd (“ReneSola” or the “Company”) (NYSE: SOL), a leading global manufacturer of solar products, today announced its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 20…  More »

FuelFix Newslinks |11.23.11|

Weir buys Seaboard for $675 million. Chevron spill won’t prompt new Brazil laws. Gingrich says cut off gasoline to Iran.  More »

Higher gas, airline prices don’t deter Thanksgiving travelers

Whether on the highway or at home, Americans will pay more to celebrate Thanksgiving this year. But higher gas prices and costlier airfare are not stopping millions of people from traveling for the holiday.  More »

Analysts predict shale gas demand and prices will go up

As much as half of U.S. natural gas production could come from shale formations by 2030, Deloitte LLP analysts predicted Tuesday.  More »

ResearchMoz: Lithium-Ion Battery Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017

ALBANY, New York, November 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — New Report Added in ResearchMoz Reports DatabaseLithium-Ion Battery Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017Published byWinter Green Research. WinterGreen Research announces that it has a new study…  More »

Sustainability in the Global Power Industry 2011-2012: Market Trends and Opportunities, Profitability and Budget Forecasts, Power Industry Procurement and Marketing Initiatives

NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Sustainability in the Global Power Industry 20112012: Market Trends and Opportunities, Profitability and Budget Forecasts, Power Industry Procurement…  More »

Yingli Green Energy Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results

BAODING, China, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovolt…  More »

Trading Statement for the Six Months Ending 31 December 2011

JOHANNESBURG, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — 1. Introduction Profitability in the2012 financial year to date has been enhanced by improved operational performance in certain businesses, the considerable improvement in oil and commodity prices and a weaker rand compared to the…  More »

CNOOC Limited Announce the Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — The Board of Directors (“the Board”) of CNOOC Limited (the “Company”, NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 0883) announced today that, Mr. Li Fanrong has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Company. The Bo…  More »

Global Market for Energy Efficient Buildings to Surpass $100 Billion by 2017, According to Pike Research

BOULDER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The total market for energy efficiency in buildings will reach $103.5 billion by 2017, an increase of more than 50% from the 2011 market value of $67.9 billion, according to a Pike Research report.  More »