UK’s REG acquires high Haswell wind site
By Staff blogger - 20 January 10:41

UK-based Renewable Energy Generation (REG) has acquired a fully consented wind site at High Haswell

Toshiba wins order for smart grid trial
By Staff blogger - 20 January 10:39

Japan-based Toshiba has won a contract from the Okinawa Electric Power for testing a smart-grid syst

Xcel Energy completes transmission projects to deliver wind energy
By Staff blogger - 20 January 10:38

Xcel Energy has completed the Buffalo Ridge Incremental Generation Outlet (BRIGO) transmission proje

European offshore wind capacity up 54% in 2009: EWEA
By Staff blogger - 20 January 10:36

In 2009, a total of eight new wind farms consisting of 199 offshore wind turbines, with a combined p

UK government launches second phase of carbon offsetting facility
By Staff blogger - 20 January 10:35

The UK government has launched the second phase of its Carbon Offsetting Facility (GCOF II), which w

UK inflation rate up 2.9% in Dec
By Staff blogger - 19 January 11:52

Inflation in the UK accelerated at a record rate of 2.9 per cent last December compared to the same

Carphone raises earnings forecast again
By Staff blogger - 19 January 11:51

Europe’s biggest mobile phone seller Carphone Warehouse has raised its annual earnings forecast agai

BHP Billiton to spend $267m on coal mine development
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:55

Mining company BHP Billiton has pre-approved capital expenditure of $267m to develop the Caval Ridge

Denison Mines will process materials from White Canyon Uranium
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:54

US-based uranium producer Denison Mines has agreed to process all material produced from White Canyo

Iraq, Shell and Petronas partner to develop Majnoon oilfields
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:52

The Ministry of Oil in Iraq, US energy and petrochemical company Shell and Malaysian oil and gas com

LyondellBasell launches new PP resin for rainwater management
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:51

LyondellBasell Industries has launched a new polypropylene (PP) resin that aims to meet customer req

First Solar acquires new solar project from Edison group
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:50

First Solar, a solar module manufacturer and utility systems provider, has acquired a portion of Edi

Sunz Insurance acquires Brentwood National Insurance
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:48

US-based Sunz Insurance, a provider of workers' compensation policies for professional employer orga

Aspen segregates insurance and reinsurance businesses
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:47

Aspen Insurance Holdings, which has operations in the UK, has stated that it will manage its insura

Alasdair Morrison is Citigroup's Senior Advisor
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:45

The Citigroup has appointed Alasdair Morrison as senior advisor of Citi Asia to support the ongoing

Credit Suisse to hire more staff for its Asia division
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:43

Swiss financial services company Credit Suisse is planning to recruit finance professionals for its

Societe Generale may exit Australia
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:41

European Financial Services company Societe Generale is considering winding up its banking operatio

FSA issues recall alert on Bonsoy beverage
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:40

Food Standards Agency (FSA) has asked the main importer and the retail distributors of Bonsoy, a soy

Constellation brands sells UK cider business
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:39

Constellation Brands, a US-based wine company will sell GaymerCider business to C&C Group of Dublin,

Northern Foods Q3 like-for-like sales remain stable
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:37

Northern Foods has reported that its like-for-like sales remained flat for the 13 weeks ended 26 Dec

Smashburger fast food to open outlet at Houston
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:36

Smashburger, a Denver-based fast-food restaurant, will open its seventh Houston location on February

Cargill reports drop in Q2 net earnings
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:34

International agro food and service company Cargill has reported net earnings of $489m for the secon

ADSI wins US Army contract worth $9.8m
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:33

American Defense Systems (ADSI) has won a contract worth $9.8m from the US Army’s TACOM Life Cycle M

Solutia launches Saflex Q Series for automotive head up display applications
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:28

Solutia, the home and auto products company, has unveiled Saflex Q series, an acoustic product for a

Nova Bus provides articulated buses to Connecticut Transit
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:27

Canada bus maker Nova Bus, a part of Nova Bus, will provide 35 LFS Artic buses – those with a bend i

Ford’s new model comes with touch-control functions
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:26

Ford Motor has implemented new touch-sensitive technology to 2011 Lincoln MKX. The new technology al

Toyota to launch sports conversion series in mid-2010
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:25

Toyota will introduce its new 'G Sports' (G's) sports conversion car series in Japan in mid-2010.

J&J accused of paying kickbacks to promote its anti-psychotic drug
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:23

The US Justice Department has filed a civil False Claims Act complaint against drug manufacturer, Jo

Isogenica’s CIS technology to aid inflammation treatment
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:20

Isogenica, UK’s therapeutic peptide company, will offer its CIS display technology to Australian dru

Vertiflex’s next generation dynamic rod successfully implanted in spinal surgery
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:19

VertiFlex, a producer of minimally invasive and motion preserving spinal surgery technologies, has r