Dow Introduces World’s First PVC/Halogen-Free Solution To Meet Key Global Standards

Thursday, Sep 30, 2010
Shanghai, China – September 30, 2010 –Electronics OEMs looking for PVC alternatives to make flexible cords safer and more environmentally sustainable now have options thanks to the introduction of DOW SUSTAIN™ halogen-free compounds from The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW). Developed by Dow Wire & Cable, a business unit of The Dow […]

BP and the Gulf of Mexico Alliance Announce Implementation of BP’s $500 Million Independent Research Initiative

BP and the Gulf of Mexico Alliance today announced plans for the implementation of BP’s $500 million Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GRI) to study the effects of the Deepwater Horizon incident and the potential associated impact on the environment and public health.

Keppel FELS secures new contracts worth US$101 million

Keppel FELS Limited has secured new contracts worth about US$101 million (S$134 million) to complete and refurbish two semisubmersible drilling rigs respectively for Saipem S.p.A and Ensco plc.

Green power shift ‘will make history’

Renewables represent a bigger and longer-lasting opportunity for Scotland than North Sea oil and gas, First Minister Alex Salmond has claimed.

Satcon Expands Partnership with GCL Solar to Include Strategic Manufacturing Agreement

Satcon Technology Corporation® (NASDAQ CM: SATC), a leading provider of utility scale power solutions for the renewable energy market, today announced a strategic manufacturing agreement with GCL Solar Systems Limited, one of China’s largest utility solar power plant developers, to enhance production of their industry leading 500 kilowatt (kW) PowerGate® Plus line of solar PV […]

Siemon products support new IEEE 802.3ba Ethernet standard

Thursday, Sep 30, 2010
The recently ratified IEEE 802.3ba Standard specifies 40 Gb/s and 100 Gb/s Ethernet applications for deployment over optical fibre cabling and high speed interconnect assemblies.  Siemon supports the newly ratified 802.3ba Standard with a comprehensive product offering consisting of:

New growth for Shell in Upstream Americas

Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”) reconfirmed strong momentum in its businesses in the Americas for a group of shareholders and analysts today, visiting Upstream assets in Canada. Shell’s oil & gas production in the region could reach 1 million barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2014, an increase of some 40% on current levels, […]

PetroSA Considering US$1 Billion Natural Gas Project

PetroSA Ltd., South Africa’s state- owned oil and gas company, is considering investing about $1 billion in developing a natural gas field off the country’s south coast, a company official said.

Pan Orient Energy Corp. WBEXT-2 Exploration / Appraisal Well-Testing Update

The WBEXT-2 exploration / appraisal well is currently flowing natural gas at a rate of approximately1.6 million cubic feet per day through a 1/4″ choke and with a flowing bottom hole pressure of 1,331 psia. There is no water.

Report following audit of simultaneous operations and modifications - Troll A

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has carried out an audit of the management of risk, health, safety, working environment and emergency preparedness in connection with simultaneous operations and modifications on Troll A.