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Durable fitters cabinets are now being tailor-made by ergonomic product specialist Actisafe specifically for industrial, Defence Industry and general manufacturing applications. Actisafe, a ‘Defence Recognised Supplier’, has developed its fitters cabinets to meet the growing call for non size-specific products of this type. As longstanding commercial brands normally manufacture ranges in selected dimensions, industrial companies often find it difficult to fit catalogue sizes in specific locations. And it’s not just the dimension aspect of the Actisafe fitters cabinets that is custom-designed. All shelving and ancillaries fittings can also be made to order, so little aspects of the products ~ inside and out ~ such as handles, shelf inclusions, rollers etc can be procured to the exact requirement. For example, a recent order called for one section of the cabinet to be devoid of flooring. This request was made to allow a secondary cabinet the room to slide into the main fitters cabinet for a security lock up. All Actisafe fitters cabinets have a durable, industrial powder coating to provide many years in protection and service. Because Actisafe has its own powder coating facility, an extensive range of colour choices are available to allow companies to align with their own branding, safety procedures and identification needs. Actisafe fitters cabinets are 100% Australian made and are built to last.

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The energy agency of the German state of North Rhine has granted the 100th funding approval for a fuel cell based microCHP unit. The funding program was launched in late 2012 and provides a grant of 65% of the investment costs for fuel cell microCHP systems. Just like the first system that received the funding, the 100th unit is also a BlueGEN from CFCL. Overall, BlueGEN units take up a significant share of the units funded so far. While the 100th unit to receive the funding will be installed at a construction company based in Wassenberg, NRW, the first unit has been running flawlessly for over a year now.
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Georgia Power is celebrating national Nuclear Science Week (October 20-24) by hosting and participating in a series of special local events in and around the company’s Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Georgia.

The annual celebration is organised to draw attention to all aspects of nuclear science and the vital role it plays in the lives of Americans, as well as encourage education and highlight the energy careers of tomorrow.

The week is especially poignant in Georgia as the construction of Plant Vogtle units three and four continues to progress, employing more than 5000 workers as the largest job-producing project in the state.

The Nuclear Literacy Project and the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Eastern Washington Section and ANS Puget Sound Section are collaborating with national and regional organisations to host activities in Seattle that will be featured for this year’s observance of Nuclear Science Week.

The regional presence of multiple nuclear start-ups ~ the public power entity Energy Northwest, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, AREVA, aerospace and naval presence, as well as many contract companies ~ offer a potent narrative about the future of energy within a community that values innovation.

Programs for the week are designed to encourage education and awareness of the intersections of nuclear technologies and the rapidly changing world.

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Nukes in week of celebration

Georgia Power is celebrating national Nuclear Science Week (October 20-24) by hosting and participating in a series of special local events in and around the company’s Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Georgia.

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China keen on new gambling venue

A Chinese city of 9m people is getting in on emissions trading, despite being left out of an official pilot programme.

Qingdao missed out on China’s official pilot programme, under which seven cities and regions are developing emissions trading schemes.

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UK renewables are heading to the Pots

The renewables industry is in for a shakeup next year and the government transfers from Renewable Obligations (RO) to Contract of Difference (CfD).

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If a less than year ago changes in Spanish renewable energy law meant the future looked bleak for names such as Abengoa and Acciona, in the last six months the main players in the sector have demonstrated nothing short of management genius in producing sparkling financial Read More..

Lasers make for better electric steel

Researchers have found a way to improve the performance of electrical steel and manufacture it more efficiently, using an optimised laser process.

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A new dawn for a new grid?

The New York State Public Service Commission is trying to flatten those peaks in the electricity grid.

To do it, it’s proposing an ambitious re-engineering of the energy grid.

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Example Norway the best way forward

As part of as push for indepenmdence, the Scotish Government's energy minister Fergus Ewing (pictured), compares Scotland and Norway’s experience since the discovery of North Sea Oil, highlighting the mismanagement of the resource in the UK and the opportunities with indep Read More..

Meters recalled after fires

SaskPower is conducting an internal review of its smart meter program; the Crown Investment Corporation is running a concurrent investigation.

The company has recalled the 105,000 already-installed meters, and is repla Read More..



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Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report today (16/10/2014) on third quarter funding and mergers and acquisitions activity for the solar sector in 2014. Total global corporate funding in the solar sector, including venture capital, private equity, debt financing, and public market financing raised by public companies, jumped to $9.8bln, compared to $6.3bln in the second quarter of 2014. This quarter also saw the third yield Initial Public Offering so far this year, the $577m float of TerraForm Power, a subsidiary of SunEdison. Raj Prabhu, CEO of Mercom Capital Group, commented: “financing activity was strong all around this quarter whether you look at VC, debt or public markets and it was the best fundraising quarter since tghe first quarter 2011. Venture capital funding in solar has now crossed $1bln in the first three quarters this year.” Global veture capital and private equity funding, in the third 2014 totaled $326m in 21 deals, down from $452m in 22 deals in the second quarter 2014. Like the previous quarter, solar downstream companies attracted most of the venture capital funding in Q3, with $205m in 11 deals.

Eletrosul Centrais Eletricas SA, a Brazilian state-run power company, arranged 81.4m reais ($34m) in loans to expand its renewable energy generation and transmission operations. The company will borrow 11.3m reais from the country’s research-financing agency Finep to develop wind and solar projects, the Florianopolis, Santa Catarina-based company said in a statement. It’s borrowing an additional 70.1m reais from the state development bank to expand transmission lines in the country’s south. The company received approval October 3 for a €66.8m loan from German bank KfW to expand a wind project in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul.

Solar Power Inc., a renewable-energy developer backed by China’s LDK Solar Co., has agreed to build a 30MW solar farm in Inner Mongolia. Solar Power’s Xinyu Xinwei New Energy unit signed a construction agreement with Alxa League ZhiWei PV Power Co., the Roseville, California-based company said in a statement. The project is expected to connect to the power grid by the end of March. Financial terms weren’t disclosed. It’s Solar Power’s second accord this month to build a project in China’s Inner Mongolia Region. Solar Power also is building a 20MW power plant in Wulaichabu City. LDK owned 42% of Solar Power as of August 19, according to a company filing.