Alstom and Schlumberger recently announced an agreement for mutual collaboration in the joint offering of carbon capture and storage

Alstom and Schlumberger recently announced an agreement for mutual collaboration in the joint offering of carbon capture and storage (CCS)-readiness studies. These studies will conduct a technical analysis of a power plant to identify how it should be adapted to accomodate an Alstom CCS system. The studies will also include an evaluation of potential CO2 […]

A climate uncertainity

As world economies and companies stumble punch-drunk through the 2009 global economic crisis, with its associated widespread unemployment misery, it’s perhaps understandable that the once near-holy subject of energyefficiency has taken a back seat. Against this gloomy financial backdrop, access to finance for major infrastructure investments has proved challenging whilst boardroom uncertainties only add to […]

Costs for First-Generation Carbon Capture Plants Will Soar

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) has of late gained steam as the best way to mitigate emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) from fossil fuel power plants, despite evidence that the approach would require much energy and increase the fuel needs of a coal-fired plant by more than 25%. A new study from […]

MHI to Establish Strategic Business Development Office for the UAE

MHI to Establish Strategic Business Development Office for the UAE Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will establish a new “Strategic Business Development Office for the UAE” within the company’s Machinery & Steel Structures Headquarters at its main office in Tokyo, effective October 1. The launch of the new unit is aimed at strengthening the company’s […]