Ukraine seeks to cut methane emissions in gas sector

It has signed an agreement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to work together on the new initiative

Jaguar Land Rover ‘to take the heat off petrol emissions’

Jaguar Land Rover is leading a project aiming to recover car exhaust heat and use it to make petrol engines more efficient. Other partners in the initiative, which is called VIPER2 (Vehicle Integrated Powertrain Energy Recovery), include Ford, European Thermodynamics and Nottingham University. So far the project has received £2 million of investment, which it […]

Government plans support programme for industrial heat recovery

The UK Government is planning to introduce a support programme to increase industry confidence in identifying and investing in industrial heat recovery. It has launched a consultation on its proposals aimed at overcoming barriers to recover and reuse waste heat and increase deployment of recoverable heat technologies. Waste heat can be used in a number […]

Siemens wins $967m Saudi power plant order

Engineering giant Siemens has won an order worth $966.8 million (£629.5m) to supply key components for a power plant in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The combined cycle power station is designed to supply electricity to a refinery and the Jazan Industrial city area in the southwest of the country. The plant will have a […]

Tate Modern uses waste heat from electricity substation

London’s art gallery Tate Modern (pictured) will soon get its heating and hot water demand from waste heat recovered from an electricity substation. UK Power Networks will use heat recovered as a by-product from its £60 million refurbished electricity substation Bankside. Engineering group Arup, which is also working on the project, claims the system is […]