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2014.08.03

New Standards Discussed for Refrigerated Vending Machines

Aug 8, 2014 The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will hold a public meeting to get comments on the preliminary analysis it conducted regarding new refrigerated beverage vending machines.   The meeting will cover: ?     the analytical framework, models, and tools DOE is using to evaluate potential amended and new standards for this equipment ?     results...

2014.08.10

UN releases Ban Ki-moon climate summit plan

8 August 2014 By Ed King Politicians, business leaders and civil society face packed schedule during 11-hour gathering Heads of state speeches are set to take up half of Ban Ki-moon’s climate summit...

2014.08.09

MHI to increase Production of Composite Wing Boxes for Boein

-- Capacity of plants in Shimonoseki and Nagoya to be Expanded -- Tokyo, August 7, 2014 - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will make investments for production facilities for the 787 composite...

2014.08.08

Summer demand taxes Saudi power sector, but kingdom is worki

The hot sun that drives the seasonal surge also provides a renewable remedy   6 August 2014 Saudi Arabia abounds, of course, in energy resources, but a new source of demand is cutting into its oil output: domestic consumption, already high, is growing fast and threatens to crimp exports. Electricity use is increasing at about 7.5% annually, helping raise overall energy demand nationwide such ...

2014.08.08

Renewables contributed 15% to UK electricity in 2013

6 August 2014 The latest figures from DECC show electricity generation from renewable sources increased by 30 per cent between 2012 and 2013, to account for 14.9% of total UK electricity generation, 3.6 percentage points higher than in 2012.   Offshore wind generation was 52 per cent higher than in 2012, with capacity up 23 per cent.   Onshore wind generation was 40 per cent higher, with...

2014.08.05

Huber Launches Compact and Affordable Circulating Cooler for

30 Jul 2014 The new Unichiller 003-MPC expands the product range of Huber Kaltemaschinenbau by a compact and highly affordable circulating cooler. With a list price of only 1,980 EUR, the Unichiller 0...

2014.08.06

OFTEC launches oil storage safety campaign

05 August 2014 OFTEC has joined forces with the Environment Agency and the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) to launch a new ‘Tank Safe’ campaign, urging the one million oil using homes in Engla...

2014.08.05

Precision Refrigeration helps chefs put a quart into a pint

5 August 2014 British manufacturer Precision has launched a new versions of its wall cabinet range of fridges, which it claims feature increased storage space without having any impact on the kitchen ...

2014.08.05

Construction sector set to grow

4 August 2014 The Construction Products Association’s Summer Forecasts, released today, highlight that the construction industry will grow about 10.0% and contribute nearly £11bn to the UK economy over the next two years alone. Key highlights include: ? Construction output will grow 4.7% in 2014 and 4.8% in 2015; ? Total construction output will rise 22.2% over the next five years; ? Private hous...

2014.08.05

Manor Refrigerated Cabinets unveils new corporate identity a

4 August 2014 Manor Refrigerated Cabinets has launched a new corporate identity as part of strategic growth plans and has a new website at www.manrefcab.co.uk. Consisting of a light and dark blue pairing, the corporate colour scheme has now been rolled out to all elements of the firm’s identity. A new company logo features a stylised snowflake created from four capital M letters, in a striking bo...

2014.08.02

Panasonic and Tesla Sign Agreement for the Gigafactory

OSAKA, Japan / PALO ALTO, USA, July 31, 2014 - Panasonic Corporation and Tesla Motors, Inc. have signed an agreement that lays out their cooperation on the construction of a large-scale battery manufa...

2014.08.01

EHPA calls for more ambition to transform European energy sy

30 July 2014 Following the recent proposal regarding a 30% energy efficiency target (23 July), the European Commission says that a bigger push is needed to transform the European Energy system. EHPA is urging EU Member States to support the Commission proposal and to push the proposed achievement level even higher. It says that Europe needs swift and decisive action showing markets that policy ma...

 
 
 
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