Sunvalley, TianWei SolarFilms partner for thin film solar power systems
By New Statesman - 30 December 14:04

Sunvalley Solar agrees to promote solar power systems in Palm Springs and Thermal City.

Iberdrola inspects 77,300km of power lines in Spain
By New Statesman - 30 December 13:55

Spanish utility company checks transmission lines to reinforce energy security.

Hess completes acquisition of Bakken acreage
By New Statesman - 30 December 13:50

Energy firm acquires 167,000 net acres in the Bakken oil shale play.

Rio Tinto bids £2.5bn for Riversdale
By New Statesman - 24 December 12:30

Mining giant makes bid as other companies size up the Australian coal miner.

US sues China for subsidising wind power equipment
By New Statesman - 23 December 14:10

The US has raised allegations against China of unlawfully subsidising wind power generation equipmen

ABB secures $140m substations order in Qatar
By New Statesman - 17 December 10:58

ABB will build four new transmission substations and upgrade four existing substations to help stren

US government suing BP over Gulf Coast oil spill disaster
By New Statesman - 16 December 13:24

The US government alleges that BP and its partners violated federal safety regulations

Metrus Energy signs energy efficiency agreement with BAE Systems
By New Statesman - 16 December 10:57

Project, scheduled to be completed in mid-2011, requires installation of energy efficiency retrofits

Renesas introduces new power management IC for tablets and netbooks
By New Statesman - 15 December 11:27

Oak Trail advanced power management features are claimed to deliver up to a 50% reduction in average

Sunbelt Medical to buy MedClean 4500 fixed-based waste sterilization system
By New Statesman - 15 December 11:25

Agreement will allow Sunbelt to expand its operations to include a centralized waste sterilization p

JouleX collaborates with Cisco on energy management program
By New Statesman - 15 December 11:23

As a part of the program, JEM will allow Cisco to offer its customers an energy management system

NRG Energy to acquire 290MW Agua Caliente solar project in Arizona
By New Statesman - 15 December 11:21

Project is scheduled to be completed by 2014

Powerfuel goes into administration
By New Statesman - 10 December 14:31

Company has called in KPMG to act as administrator

UK Climate Change Committee recommends for 60% emissions cut
By New Statesman - 09 December 11:20

Report said that UK is now halfway towards the 2050 deadline

UK government publishes proposals for nuclear clean-up, decommissioning
By New Statesman - 09 December 11:18

Operators will be required tohave decommissioning plans and secure funds in place before constructin

BP to buy Shell's stake in Gulf of Mexico deepwater fields
By New Statesman - 09 December 11:15

Company elected to exercise its rights to purchase the remaining stake in the fields

EPA presses states to include GHG emissions under the Clean Air Act
By New Statesman - 08 December 10:11

Thirteen states still do not issue permits to emit greenhouse gases.

Cloud computing to cut 38% of data center energy costs by 2020: Pike Research
By New Statesman - 07 December 15:49

Widespread adoption of cloud services could be "one of largest factors" in greening of IT

Shell and Gazprom join forces to explore new markets and Russia
By New Statesman - 01 December 12:05

Deal enables Gazprom to extend beyond Russia and Shell to penetrate Russian market

Hammersmith and Fulham Council wins grant to improve recycling rates for flat dwellers
By New Statesman - 30 November 10:52

Borough's 23,300 high-rise properties have a recycling rate of just 10 per cent

LG Electronics to roll out global lighting business before 2012
By New Statesman - 30 November 10:47

Firm stresses cost-effectiveness and green credentials of its low-energy lighting products

Sheridan raises $1.8bn to purchase onshore US oil and gas assets
By New Statesman - 30 November 10:40

Company looking to expand from existing operations after raising $3bn equity from two investment veh

DTE Energy raises incentive for customers under appliance recycling program
By New Statesman - 29 November 12:11

Offer expected to save customers more then $150 annually

Ecotricity gets planning permission for first Sun Park solar project
By New Statesman - 26 November 12:23

Company plans to begin work in Lincolnshire in the next few weeks

ABB gets $125m offshore wind farm connection contract in Belgium
By New Statesman - 26 November 12:09

Wind turbines will be connected by underwater medium-voltage cables to the offshore transformer stat

Half of BP oil spill damages claims will be rejected, says fund administrator
By New Statesman - 25 November 11:45

Any claims without supporting documentations "will be denied"

ABB invests in Scottish renewable energy company
By New Statesman - 25 November 11:05

Company invests in tidal power

French feud hits Britain's nuclear reactor plans
By New Statesman - 24 November 11:47

The two companies have promised to work together to build European Pressurised Reactors

Apache selects OGN to construct North Sea oil platform
By New Statesman - 24 November 11:07

Contract will generate 1,000+ jobs

Vestas to supply turbines for wind farms in Argentina
By New Statesman - 23 November 10:40

Delivery of turbines to start early next year