Archive for Renewables

YPF Luz and GE Renewable Energy to construct Wind Farm in Argentina

November 16, 2018 No Comments

YPF Luz has signed an agreement with GE Renewable Energy for the construction of Los Teros Wind Farm, located in Azul, Province of Buenos Aires. The construction will begin in November. The project will employ around 150 people during the construction phase and an investment of US $144 million is expected. Los Teros, which will […]

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Every U.S candidate who ran on 100% clean, or 100% renewable energy was elected

November 13, 2018 No Comments

Seven governor’s races flipped blue: Maine, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kansas, New Mexico and Nevada. The Alaska governor’s seat was the only one to flip Republican, while Florida and Georgia are still pending final vote counts. “It was a great night for clean energy, it was a great night for candidates that had chosen to embrace […]

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RENAC and IFC partner to green the banking sector

November 13, 2018 No Comments

Insufficient knowledge about climate-related challenges and opportunities is the main barrier to developing greener banks as concluded by the 2017 “IFC-Green Finance Latin American Survey”, replied by 25% of all LAC commercial banks. The IFC-RENAC alliance focuses on providing educational programs to train bankers in the economic and financial aspects of renewable energy and energy […]

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Wind Turbine Manufacturers Hit Turbulence

November 13, 2018 No Comments

The shakeout in wind turbine manufacturing industry is starting to produce winners and losers after increasing competition gutted margins. Wind is one of the lowest-cost forms of energy generation and getting cheaper, with turbine prices down more than 50 percent in the past decade. That has hurt profit and spurred gloomier market outlooks from wind […]

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San Diego Airport wins ‘Airports Going Green’ award

November 13, 2018 No Comments

San Diego International Airport (SAN) has won an international environmental award for three innovative programmes aimed at reducing greenhouse gases, offsetting carbon emissions and diverting food waste from landfills. SAN was one of only eight airports, airlines and individuals worldwide to win an Airports Going Green Award, presented by the Chicago Department of Aviation. The […]

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Versalis, RadiciGroup and Safitex team up to recycle synthetic grass

November 6, 2018 No Comments

Versalis (Eni), RadiciGroup and Safitex have joined forces to make synthetic grass for sports fields recyclable in line with the principles of the circular economy. The project was presented today at Ecomondo and is the result of collaboration between Versalis, which supplies the raw material (polyethylene), RadiciGroup, a manufacturer of fibres for sport applications, and […]

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Schiphol encourages environmentally-friendly planes

November 5, 2018 No Comments

Airlines are being given a financial incentive to use cleaner, quieter aircraft and a financial disincentive to use noisy aircraft. This forms part of the new airport charges set by Schiphol for the period running from 1st April 2019 until 31st March 2022. The charges for the airlines will be rising by an average of […]

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NNPC Tasks Engineers on Renewable Energy Development

November 1, 2018 No Comments

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has challenged Nigerian engineers to come up with technologies to help deepen the development of renewable energy in the country. The NNPC helmsman threw the challenge during a courtesy call on him by members of the executive committee of the Nigerian […]

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ENOC completes fully solar-powered lubricants blending plant in UAE

ENOC completes fully solar-powered lubricants blending plant in UAE

October 29, 2018 No Comments

ENOC Group has recently converted its Lubricants and Grease Manufacturing plant (DLPP) located in Jebel Ali, to fully operate on solar energy. The completion of the first solar powered lubricants blending plant in the UAE underlines ENOC’s efforts to leverage renewable energy to power its assets, in line with the Dubai Integrated Energy Strategy 2030 […]

GE Renewable Energy debuts high-speed blade inspection system

October 9, 2018 No Comments

Today at Blade O&M Forum in Dallas, GE Renewable Energy (NYSE: GE) announced the availability of a new ground-based blade inspection system, combining thermal imaging technology and wide-band acoustic spectral analysis to detect anomalies on blades across an entire wind fleet, including both GE and non-GE turbines. The system will enable GE’s customers to manage […]

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