Westinghouse AP1000® Plant to Load Fuel

Landmark milestone for Westinghouse technology SANMEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 25, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (SMNPC) announced today that the world’s first unit of AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China, has received the fuel load permit from China’s National […]

MinebeaMitsumi’s NTT Com-supported Wireless LED Streetlight System Awarded as Smart-city Initiative by Cambodian Environment Minister

NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today that a high-efficiency system of LED streetlights constructed by MinebeaMitsumi Inc. and supported by global network and cloud services from NTT Com received a special award from the Cambodian environment minister in February 2017. The […]

MetLife is First U.S. Insurer to Achieve Carbon Neutrality

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that it has achieved its 2015 goal of carbon neutrality, becoming the first U.S.-based insurer to do so. MetLife achieved carbon neutrality by integrating sustainability and energy efficiency best practices across the company’s global operations, and then offsetting the remainder of emissions through investments in carbon mitigation projects around […]

CapREG: Three Years Promoting Renewable Energy in Southeast Asia and Latin America Through Capacity Building

Last week in Vietnam, the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC) ran the seminar “Bankability of Renewable Energy Projects”. This was the last in a successful series of face-to-face seminars which were held as part of the capacity building programme CapREG – Capacity Development on Renewable Energy and Grid Integration. RENAC is commissioned by the German Federal […]

The Renewables Academy AG (RENAC)’s Mobile Exh ibition Explains Grid Integration of Renewables

The Renewables Academy AG (RENAC)’s mobile exhibition “Grid Integration of Renewables”was presented at the “2nd Thai-German Community-based Renewable Energy Conference 2016” in Bangkok (Thailand) which was organised jointly by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the Thai Ministry of Energy (MoEN). The exhibition explains the highly complex issue of grid integration of large […]

Hunter Ultrasonics Calls for a Greener Way to Clean Diesel Engine Filters

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 12, 2016 – Environmental regulations miss the mark on reducing diesel engines’ carbon emissions. Regulations, ranging from the 2015 Paris Agreement’s wide ranging guidelines to mandates on nonroad vehicles, have all aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions. But as Ken Hunter, Founder and CEO of Hunter Ultrasonics, points out in a recent article, […]