ConocoPhillips to produce roasted biomass

Envive LP and ConocoPhillips, respectively maker of fuel from biomass treated and producer of oil and gas announced Monday it had entered into a partnership in order to create a new company (Eco Bioma...

A new wind farm in northern France

A contract “turnkey” for the supply, construction and maintenance of six machines for the wind farm to the hot valley in northern France was concluded by REpower (wind turbine manufacturer...

Wind in Croatia: Enercon wind turbines supplied

The German wind developer WPD has signed a contract with the turbine manufacturer Enercon, which includes sixteen wind turbines of 2.3 MW (36.8 MW of capacity in total). The wind turbines will go to a...

Wind power in Mongolia

Mongolia will soon have its first major wind farm, wind turbines from GE. The $100 million wind farm project is located 70 miles southeast of Ulan Bator, Mongolia, and will be open in 2012. Electricit...

Shetland Islands to convert ocean energy

A partnership to support the development of marine energy around the Shetland Islands in the UK and brings together public, private and local community, was announced Wednesday at the opening of the f...

Seabased to develop a prototype wave energy buoy

The granting of financial assistance from Sweden of 139 million SEK (about 15 million euros) to the company Seabased Industry AB for the construction of a demonstration plant capable of producing wave...

The energy of the seas: the future battlefield

Siemens, the German industrial giant, announced on November 4 it had increased to 45% its stake in “Marine Current Turbines (MCT)”, the company based in Bristol, United Kingdom which speci...

Power stations in Earth orbit

According to the International Academy of Astronautics, space programs could be implemented within 30 years with the sole purpose of capturing solar energy from space to provide for energy needs of ea...

The sun moves “Sky & Earth” from top to bottom

Despite the moratorium established since December 2010, the company Ciel et Terre (Sky & Earth) announced that it has connected 20 new large solar power plants in France, conceptualized and set up...