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Elster unit partners with SSV to improve smart grid sustainability in US

EnergyICT, an Elster Group company has become a partner of Sustainable Silicon Valley (SSV) to improve smart grid sustainability in the Silicon Valley region in US.  More »

Burlington Electric Department selects Itron to provide smart grid solution in US

The Burlington Electric Department (BED) has selected Itron’s smart grid solution to more efficiently and reliably manage its electric grid in US.  More »

Chilean mining sector to grow in next four years: report

The mining industry in Chile is anticipated to grow over the next four years, according a new report by the UK based research firm BRICdata.  More »

Chariot unit starts drilling on Tapir South Prospect offshore Namibia

Enigma Oil & Gas Exploration, a unit of Chariot Oil & Gas, has started drilling the first prospect in its multi-well program, offshore Namibia.  More »

Petronas refinery project progresses in Malaysia

Malaysia’s state-owned oil and gas company Petronas has announced that its proposed Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project is progressing as scheduled.  More »

Synergy Resources, PDC Energy begin drilling on Wattenberg field in US

US-based Synergy Resources and PDC Energy have started drilling on the Niobrara-Codell formation in the Wattenberg field in the US state of Colorado..  More »

Spanish firm eyes BG Group’s stake in Gujarat Gas

Spanish utilities firm Gas Natural Fenosa is looking to acquire the 65% stake in Gujarat Gas Company from UK-based energy giant BG Group for about $900m and is in discussions with the company.  More »

CNNC announces installation of reactor at Chinese nuke plant

China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) said a new generator unit has been installed at Qinshan nuclear power plant located in Qinshan, China.  More »

UK universities partner in new £13m carbon capture centre

The University of Nottingham and The University of Leeds in the UK said they are now part of a new research centre that will help to tackle climate change.  More »

Alliant Energy unit gets approval for Riverside Energy Center purchase

US-based Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corp, has secured approval from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) to buy the Riverside Energy Center from Riverside Energy Center in Beloit, Wisconsin, for…  More »

Australia’s mining sector to grow in next four years: report

The mining industry in Australia is anticipated to grow over the next four years, according a new report by the UK based research firm BRICdata.  More »

2-B Energy, Scottish Enterprise to co-develop offshore turbine concept

Renewable energy company 2-B Energy has partnered with Scottish Enterprise (SE) to support the commercialization of 2-B’s two-bladed offshore turbine concept through development of offshore test and demonstration facilities in Scotland by 2014.  More »