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BP Starts Production from Giant Khazzan Gas Field in Oman

October 27, 2017 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

On September 22, 2017, a significant milestone was reached in one of the biggest tight gas projects in the Middle East when BP Khazzan, in the Sultanate of Oman, achieved first gas ahead of schedule.  Jacobs is BP’s EPCm contractor for the process and…

Low-Income Efficiency Programs that Work

October 26, 2017 - in Energy

Energy efficiency programs are especially important for low-income customers. Well-designed programs can help relieve the significant energy burdens faced…

Greenbyte Releases an Infographic on Renewable Energy in France

October 24, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Renewable energy software company Greenbyte releases a series of infographics on renewable energy production in the European Union. After covering Germany…

Industrial Gas Turbine Market to Exceed $18 Billion by 2024

October 23, 2017 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

Industrial Gas Turbine Market size will exceed USD 18 billion by 2024, as reported in the latest study by Global Market Insights, Inc.   Increasing industrialization couples with rising demand for the safe and reliable electricity will drive the global…

Bechtel Selected to Help Radioactive Waste Cleanup at South Carolina Site

October 23, 2017 - in Energy

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement, construction, and project management, has been selected as part of a joint venture to provide liquid waste services at a U.S. Department of Energy site in South Carolina. The Savannah River Site produced…

Atkins and SNC-Lavalin showcase our combined offshore wind experience to the US market at American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) conference in New York – 23 October 2017

October 23, 2017 - in Energy, Events

Floating wind in deeper waters, integrating UK approaches to US process for offshore wind farm consent, geotechnical and structural clustering of turbine jackets, and the return on design experience will be covered in a series of poster presentations as we…

New Study Tracks Participation in Energy Management Programs

October 20, 2017 - in Energy, Featured

PHOENIX, AZ – Utility-driven energy management programs are growing, although participation rates are still somewhat low, according to findings from Trends In Energy and Demand Management, a new, wide-ranging energy industry survey conducted by the Association…

USEA, DOE to Release New LNG Handbook During Africa Oil Week

October 20, 2017 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

Cape Town, South Africa—On Monday, October 23, the U.S. Energy Association, along with the U.S. Energy Department’s Office of International Affairs, and Office of Fossil Energy, will help kick off Africa Oil Week by releasing a new version of its LNG handbook…

Fluor Awarded U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Contract to Support Power Grid Repair in Puerto Rico

October 19, 2017 - in Electric Grid, Emergency, Energy, Featured, News

IRVING, Texas (October 19, 2017) – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntsville (Alabama) Engineering Center to help restore electric power to Puerto Rico. The six-month…

New Report Looks at Tax Revenue Generated by Clean Energy

October 17, 2017 - in Energy

Lyons, Neb. - The Center for Rural Affairs has released a report examining state statutes governing revenue collection and distribution from energy transmission projects at the local level. The report is authored by Johnathan Hladik, Center policy…