|Августа 19, 2016
Russian fast reactor reaches full power
Unit 4 of the Beloyarsk nuclear power plant started operating at 100% power for the first time. The BN-800 fast neutron reactor is scheduled to enter commercial operation later this year.
|Августа 26, 2014
There are not only viruses but atoms in Africa, too
With only one nuclear power plant operating in the continent of Africa, RSA is planning further development of its nuclear power industry. Russia is now making a push into promoting its nuclear technologies in the South African market. The amount involved is $50 bln.
Июля 14, 2014
A “Smart Field” concept for optimum development
State-of-the-art technologies that had gained momentum for the last ten years by providing a whole new level of oil & gas field management are often called “smart”. EnergyLand.info has tried to sort out in which way “smart fields” differ from traditional ones, how this concept affects the process, and whether it is popular in Russia today.
|Августа 28, 2014
The route of oil
Currently, main challenges of Transneft JSC include such tasks as integrated improvement of the system of main oil and product pipelines to meet the requirements of oil production and treatment and to ensure effective oil transportation both domestically and abroad; establishment of the infrastructural basis for a flexible and competitive market of oil and oil products; organization of new ways for oil reception. At EnergyLand’s request, the Vice-President of Transneft JSC Mikhail Barkov is telling about the company’s projects.
Июля 15, 2014
Electric vehicles conquer Europe
Phil Dingle, head of Eaton Power Utilities and Networks, shared his views on the prospects of the infrastructure for electric vehicles with the EnergyLand.info magazine. Eaton are members of BEAMA - British Electrotechnical and Allied Manufacturers Association, where Mr Dingle is now leading a project group which works on the infrastructure for electric vehicles.
Июня 24, 2014
Charging with no wires
Wireless charging for electric cars seems like quite an attractive idea, but technologies providing such a possibility are far from perfect. Oleg Kononenko, Chief Development Officer at Ecomotors LLC, shares his perspective in this matter.