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Damco Aluminum Delfzijl Coöperatie seeks refuge in green electricity but Covid-19 creates uncertainty

23 March 2020 - 21:11
Karel Oldenburger, General Manager, commented “If those piles have just been produced and lifted out, they have another dangling point. That is aluminium at its best.”

Uncertainty looms over Tata Power’s Mundra project

19 March 2020 - 19:32
Indian private-sector utility Tata Power has threatened to shut its loss-making 4GW Mundra coal-fired power plant, unless the company is allowed to raise tariffs.

Iran designs AVC system for hydroelectric power plants

9 March 2020 - 03:23
Iranian experts and engineers have indigenized the knowledge for manufacturing automatic voltage control (AVC) system, which is high-technology equipment used in hydroelectric power plants, IRNA reported.

Finland's Fortum signs JV for battery recycling cluster

6 March 2020 - 18:54
Finnish state-owned electricity producer Fortum has teamed up with chemical producer, BASF, and Russian miner Nornickel to form a battery recycling cluster in Finland.

Rio submits feasibility study for Tavan Tolgoi power plant

18 February 2020 - 15:39
Rio Tinto (NYSE, ASX:RIO) on Tuesday said its Mongolian copper mine project has submitted a feasibility study to the local government in its bid to secure domestically sourced power for the East Asian’s country’s biggest foreign investment project.

Over $7.8b worth of energy projects to be inaugurated by mid-March

15 February 2020 - 13:38
Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said on Tuesday 330 trillion rials (about $7.85 billion) worth of major energy projects are going to be inaugurated across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March, 19).

Renewable power generation capacity reaches 900 MW

15 February 2020 - 13:33
The capacity of Iran’s renewable power plants has reached 900 megawatts (MW), IRNA quoted Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian as saying on Thursday.

Tehran, Islamabad ink MOU on electronic exchange of customs data

12 February 2020 - 23:16
Iran, and Pakistan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for joint collaboration for the electronic exchange of information between the customs of the two countries, Tasnim news agency reported.

Log9 Materials bets on aluminium fuel cells, 1000 km range electric car battery

8 January 2020 - 21:37
Log9 Materials, a Bengaluru-based start-up, believes that the fundamental is to focus on the generation of energy, in place of energy storage. It says that a car powered by aluminium fuel cells can have a drive of 1000 km, post which the aluminium plates can be replaced within minutes.

India should cut thermal power dependence: Govt panel

6 January 2020 - 17:11
An Indian government panel has recommended lowering the country's reliance on thermal power over the next five years as part of a $1.4 trillion infrastructure spending plan.
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