15 August 2014. The Kingdom of Jordan has announced it has struck a deal with the Russian state energy provider, to build the country's first nuclear power plant.
18 August 2014. Kamal Steel Limired will produce reinforced bars, flat bars, angle bars under the continuous casting machine technology, would be the biggest in terms of capacity in East Africa
17 August 2014. A dam at a waste pond on the site of a British Columbia mine burst last week, releasing 4.5m cubic meters of potentially toxic slurry into virtually untouched forest
15 August 2014. 6 new Natural Gas Power Plants in Bolivia
15 August 2014. India's dependence on imported fossil fuels rose to 38 per cent in 2012, despite the country having significant domestic fossil fuel resources. India ranked as the fourth-largest energy consumer in the world in 2011, following China, the US and Russia.
14 August 2014. Adani Power has bought Hyderabad-based Lanco Infratech’s Udupi power plant at an enterprise valuation of Rs 6,000 crore. This is the largest acquisition in the thermal power space. According to bankers
14 August 2014. Islamic State (IS) fighters are now in control of 40% of Iraqi wheat after seizing vast and fertile swaths of land in five of the country's most fertile province, according to Reuters.
14 August 2014. Six of Cemex USA’s cement plants have been recognised with the US EPA’s Energy Star® certification:
The certification demonstrates that these plants are in the top 25% of facilities of their kind in the country.