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GE wind turbines power Suncor Energy Ontario Wind Project

Multi-megawatt turbine was introduced for the North American market last year

New method for precise and reliable analysis of oil

Petrochemical regulations are becoming increasingly strict and are demanding lower levels of quantification for key elements

Optimising plating and paint adhesion on marine wind turbines

Vibratory finishing to ‘edge-breaks’ the sharp corners to improve plating and coating adhesion

Coloured solar cells could make display screens more efficient

Could be used in larger displays to make energy-harvesting billboards or decorative solar panels

Mixed trends for climate change gas emissions in Scotland

Methane emissions from regulated industry in are declining according to new figures

Solar PV data management service unlocks Feed in Tariff revenue

Launch of a complete renewable data management service by UK metering and billing specialist ENER-G Switch2

Monitoring relays equipped with IO-Link interface

Relays protect motors and plant components by monitoring temperature, speed, network, current and voltage

Making in-flight pasta entrées bellissimo!

A pasta maker is supplying airlines with pasta meals, blending traditional pasta making of old world Italy with the latest technology in continuous-flow pasta cooking and cooling. Jim McMahon reports

Ductless fume hood

Offers operator protection where routine work is being carried out

Digital humidity/temperature sensors

Solution for HVAC, refrigeration, respiratory therapy, medical incubator/microenvironment and meteorology applications

Solar PV micro inverters 'out-perform string inverters'

Better service life, reliability and energy harvest, says Enecsys

Selwyn receives environmental approval for ScoZinc mine

Potential to provide a secure supply of zinc and lead to meet future needs of zinc and lead markets in Asia

Monitoring ground engaging tools (GETs)

GETs are large, steel 'teeth' fixed to the bucket of mining diggers

The alternative to coal in South Africa

While most nations are concerned about carbon reduction, South Africa seems more worried about how quickly it can build coal-fired power plants

Light and fog warning systems for Saleh platforms

Platforms are marked by four Tideland Syncrolan LED light stations, fog signal, fog detector

Ice detection for wind turbines

Ice detection is a desirable feature for wind turbines located in harsh environments, says Labkotec Oy

Internal inspection of welds on subsea pipes

Pipe measurement specialist Optical Metrology Services completes pipe measurement surveys for Technip

Combustion blowers optimised for gas-fired burner systems

Applications include boilers, water heaters, digital printing equipment, electronic cooling, industrial processing

Enhanced electrical safety at port

Watertight and dust-tight with IP66/67 sealing as standard

Safety of pipeline systems at the heart of the 7th Pipeline Technology Conference

Conference will take place in the Hannover Congress Centrum from March 28 to March 30, 2012