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  • There is a vast interest in renewable energy but the role various technologies will play in the transition to a low-carbon future are in the main uncertain. This book sets out the facts: how the technologies work, where and to what extent they are currently employed and where the greatest potential ...

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  • Tony Wood reports on how aligning information technology and data management strategies with business needs is now more critical than ever.

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  • Use of graphic information system (GIS) technology is described for pipeline management by a major operator in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The approach involves using remotely controlled vehicles, side-scanning sonars, and video recorders to inspect and monitor subsea pipelines. Data mana...

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  • Britain's first and only community experiment in zero-carbon living raises, in spote of some successes, serious questions about Mr Brown's ambition that all new homes should be carbon-free. BedZed, a development of 99 flats in London, was supposed to be zero-carbon and entirely sustainable. After 4 ...

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  • Shell has acquired an equity stake in Canadian bioethanol technology company Iogen Energy Corporation for $29mn. The deal will help progress rapid development of what is claimed to be the world’s first commercial-scale biomass to ethanol plant. Unlike conventional fuel ethanol, a high-octane alcohol...

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  • Wood Group Production Technology (WGPT), a subsidiary of John Wood Group, has received multiple contracts totalling nearly $20mn for its permanent downhole sensors. A three-year global frame agreement with Shell International Exploration and Production (SIEP) will provide permanent downhole sensors ...

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  • In Finland, Neste Oil is developing jointly with Stora Enso the technology of producing biodiesel from wood residues derived from ecologically-managed forests.

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  • In Germany, Shell Deutschland Oil is now involved with Choren Industries in the construction of what is claimed to be the world's first commercial facility for converting 15000 t/y of wood-chips and other biomatter into the sulphur and aromatics-free biodiesel SunFuel. The renewable syngas will be c...

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  • UK oil production is expected to recover in the coming months as new technology takes effect, reversing the current falls in output, reports the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Oil and Gas Index. Oil output in November 2001 showed a small fall on month earlier levels, and was 6.9% lower than in Novemb...

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  • In Germany, Choren is one of the leading firms in the development of so-called second generation biodiesel, based on the biomass-to-liquid technology, sourced from wood chips, straw, fast-growing willow or miscanthus grass, waste wood, old railway sleepers, and treated household waste, resulting in ...

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