Daily Archives: February 12, 2022

Argentina Signs $8B Deal for China’s Hualong One PWR

By Dan Yurman Argentina Signs $8B Deal for China’s Hualong One PWR OPINION – Why Argentina’s Nuclear Deal with China May Not Be in Its Best Interests UK / Regulators Announce Approval Of Chinese Hualong Nuclear Power Plant Brazil / Eletrobras Signs Contract To Restart Work On Angra-3 Nuclear Plant Argentina Signs $8B Deal for…

Quick Charge Podcast: February 12, 2022

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts , Spotify , TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. more… The post Quick Charge Podcast: February 12, 2022 appeared first on Electrek.Brought to you by: EV Driven Read Full…

Disputed access to Manawatū wind farm goes straight to court #NZL

By National Wind Watch Objections to increased volumes of construction traffic using narrow, winding Palmerston North roads to access the Turitea Wind Farm are being sent directly to the Environment Court. Wind farm owners Mercury want a variation to resource consent conditions to enable 300 trucks a day to use Kahuterawa Rd and Greens Rd…

Critics blow off new wind power plans #NOR

By National Wind Watch Criticism is flying once again after the Norwegian government finally launched development plans this week for two offshore wind energy fields in the southern portion of the North Sea. Neither may be profitable, with critics calling them “a lost opportunity” and a “belly-flop” because of compromises struck within the government coalition….

Wind farm coming to La Salle County panhandle #IL

By National Wind Watch Up to 43 wind turbines will be raised in the La Salle County panhandle. Thursday, the La Salle County Board voted by unanimous acclamation to approve a special use for Heartland Wind LLC, which plans to develop a wind farm across multiple parcels in both Groveland and Osage townships. The project…

Campaign group reacts to Rampion 2 consultation extension #ENG

By National Wind Watch A campaign group says a consultation extension for a controversial windfarm is a “huge achievement”. The plans for the Rampion 2 wind farm could see up to 116 turbines 325-metre-tall, the same height as the Eiffel Tower, placed off the West Sussex coast. A nine-week public consultation on the wind farm…

Norfolk Vanguard offshore wind farm re-approved by government #ENG

By National Wind Watch An offshore wind farm capable of generating electricity for nearly two million homes has been re-approved by government after consent was previously overturned by a High Court judge. Vattenfall’s 1.8-gigawatt Norfolk Vanguard project had been granted consent by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Campaigners had raised concerns…

Stanford engineers develop catalyst strategy to improve turnover frequencies for CO2 conversion to hydrocarbons by orders of magnitude

By mmillikin Researchers at Stanford University have shown that porous polymer encapsulation of metal-supported catalysts can drive the selectivity of CO2 conversion to hydrocarbons. Using this technique, they report orders of magnitude higher turnover frequencies for hydrocarbon formation compared to conventional catalysts. A paper on their work is published in Proceedings of the National Academy…

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