DOE authorizes Jordan Cove LNG export project

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) has conditionally authorized Jordan Cove Energy Project, L.P. Jordan Cove) to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States, from the Jordan Cove LNG Terminal in Coos Bay, Oregon. The Energy Department conducted a review of the application to export LNG from the Jordan Cove LNG Terminal.

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Jordan signs $2B oil shale investment agreement with Saudi company

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The government of Jordan and the Saudi Arabian Corporation for Oil Shale (SACOS) recently signed a $2-billion agreement under which the government grants the Saudi company the right to extract and to develop the oil shale resources in the Attarat Um-AL-Ghudran region covering an area of 11 square kilometers. The company is committed also to pay $250,000 as a bonus to the government of Jordan after four years, in addition to $10 million after commercial production.

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Rolls-Royce signs collaboration agreement with Jordan for small modular reactor technology

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Rolls-Royce signed a Memorandum of Understanding with state-owned Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) to conduct a technical feasibility study for the construction of a Rolls-Royce Small Modular Reactor (SMR) in Jordan, highlighting the growing international interest in small modular nuclear technology.

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AllCell consortium launches Jordan solar EV project with Nissan

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A consortium of cleantech companies, led by AllCell Technologies, unveiled an off-grid solar charging station in Amman, Jordan. Jordan lacks fossil fuel resources and imports more than 90% of its energy. Largely untapped to date, Jordan is blessed with exceptional solar resources, and the project was designed as a proof-of-concept for a large-scale infrastructure project to meet the government’s goal of 10% renewable energy by 2020.

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Jordan Wants To Boost Electric-Car Adoption; Solar Charging To Come

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Jordan may soon join the list of countries that heavily promote electric cars. Located between Israel and Saudi Arabia, Jordan isn''t generally thought of in connection with electric cars, but its government hopes to change that with a combination of incentives and infrastructure buildup.

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Jordan and Shell To Proceed With Oil Shale Development

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Jordan Times. Jordan and Shell are signing an agreement to further the development and potential commercialization of the country’s oil shale resources. Prior to the hoped commercial production, [Director of the Jordan Natural Resources Authority Maher Hijazin] said, Shell will invest $340 million in the project and pay the government $150 million over the stages of the scheme.

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Israel, Jordan Moving Ahead With "Electric Peace Car"

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Building on initial discussions in Davos at the World Economic Forum in January, a meeting has now been held in Jordan to move the idea forward. Tags: renault israel electric car toyota shai agassi jordan, an Israeli news site, reports on continuing progress on the Middle East electric car front. Renault and Toyota are reported to be involved along with Shai Agassi, ex-SAP executive.

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Nissan’s EV plans for Jordan mark industry first

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Nissan and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote electric cars within the country. Tags: Nissan Arab Jordan MOU partnership It is the first time such an agreement has been struck within the Arab region and will mean that the carmaker will be able to enhance the market for its electric car models [.].

Video of Plug In America’s Inaugural EV Parade West

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Jordan Howard, Youth Leader of Green Ambassadors. Plug In America's Inaugural EV Parade West rally - Photo courtesy of Dave Brown. Regular readers of this blog will know all about Plug in America’s triumphant Inaugural Parade in Santa Monica, CA a few weeks back. Now here’s a chance to enjoy some video from the event. . A final count of 77 electric vehicles and over 250 people participated in the rally and subsequent parade.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021

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Jordan Brompton and Lee Sutton, co-founders of eco-smart technology pioneer myenergi, have been named as regional finalists in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 UK programme. Jordan Bromton & Lee Sutton with Investors in 2017. “As

Jordanian cabinet OKs $2.4B oil shale project with Enefit; largest in region and world

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Jordan’s Council of Ministers on Sunday endorsed all agreements prepared by the national electricity company with Estonian company Enefit which will carry out a mega oil shale energy project in the Kingdom. Earlier this year, the government of Jordan and the Saudi Arabian Corporation for Oil Shale (SACOS) signed a $2-billion agreement under which the government granted the Saudi company the right to extract and to develop oil shale resources in the Attarat Um-Al-Ghudran region.

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Northwestern/Princeton study explores air quality impacts of aggressive conversion to EVs

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—first author Jordan Schnell, a postdoc with the Ubben Program for Climate and Carbon Science in the Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern. —Jordan Schnell. Jordan L. Researchers from Northwestern University and Princeton University have explored the impact on US air quality from an aggressive conversion of internal combustion vehicles to battery-powered electric vehicles (EVs).

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Syrian oil ministry announces oil shale tender

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In April 2010, regional partners established an Oil Shale Cooperation Centre in Jordan, the outcome of the workshop organized by the EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean Energy Market Integration Project ( MED-EMIP ). Syria is the only significant crude oil producing country in the Eastern Mediterranean region (including Jordan, Lebanon, Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza), according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA).

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myenergi | Celebrating 5 years of Tech Innovation

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We founded myenergi in 2016 as a partnership between two friends – electronics engineer Lee Sutton and marketing afficionado Jordan Brompton. Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO at myenergi, commented: “Celebrating our fifth anniversary is a special milestone.

What is Extreme E? – 1# Ultimate beginners guide to Extreme E

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Ahead of the first race of the championship (Desert X Prix, 03-Apr), we sat down with our co-founder Jordan to discuss your burning questions – the who, what, where, why and how of Extreme E. Jordan states; when the car was first revealed i was absolutely ecstatic how how amazing it looked!

Pin Gin goes green with eco-smart EV charging points

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, added: “Lincolnshire is home to some of Britain’s most exciting up-and-coming brands.

Hate Against Any One of Us Is a Threat and Harm to All of Us

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Jordan Ramer, CEO Resources: 'I Will Not Stand Silent.’ I feel compelled to send a message about the rise in violent attacks against Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs).

Fusion Fuel Green partners with CCC to develop green hydrogen demonstrator plants in Middle East

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It is this vision that has triggered a slew of recent green hydrogen investment deals in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Oman and Saudi Arabia. Ireland-based electrolyzer company Fusion Fuel Green PLC will collaborate with Consolidated Contractors Group S.A.L. Offshore) (CCC), to develop green hydrogen plants in the Middle East.

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myenergi Gets Sassy

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, commented: “We’re thrilled to be involved with the Springfield Meadows development. myenergi charges up electric car club at the UK’s most sustainable property development.

Chevrolet introduces Dynamic Fuel Management cylinder deactivation on 2019 Silverado; Tula Dynamic Skip Fire

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Jordan Lee, Small Block chief engineer. —Jordan Lee. The all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will offer updated versions of the proven 5.3L and 6.2L V-8s with Dynamic Fuel Management (DFM), based on Tula’s Dynamic Skip Fire (DSF) technology. Earlier post.) This industry-first cylinder deactivation technology enables the engines to operate in 17 different cylinder patterns to optimize power delivery and efficiency.

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Global Microchip Shortage

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, added: “We have effectively innovated ourselves out of a challenging situation, demonstrating the pace and flexibility needed to excel in today’s rapidly-developing technology landscape.

Myenergi supports 400-mile charity cycle ride

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO at myenergi, added: “As an approved myenergi installer, we wanted to do all we could to help Adam and the team smash their targets and raise widespread awareness of eco living. On your bike for charity!

IEA: Estonia is pioneering technologies for more efficient and cleaner use of oil shale

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There are also significant reserves in Jordan, Morocco, Sweden, Syria and Turkey. Eesti Energia started its international oil shale activities in 2006, and has oil shale operations in Jordan and the United States. Eesti Energia’s subsidiary Enefit is developing two parallel oil shale projects in Jordan, where it acquired the exclusive right to develop, design, finance, construct and operate a 500 megawatt oil shale-fueled power station.

Electric transit bus maker Proterra enters university market with order from ASUM

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Jordan Hess, ASUM Office of Transportation Director. Battery-electric transit bus manufacturer Proterra has entered the university market with its first order from the Associated Students of the University of Montana ( ASUM ) Transportation for two Proterra 40-foot Catalyst Fast Charge buses and one semi-autonomous fast charger for its UDASH routes.

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Estonian shale oil company acquires shale interests in Utah

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Similar to its approach in Jordan ( earlier post ), the US project will not be funded by regulated businesses and Enefit would look to acquire a strategic partner in the development phase. With the acquisition of OSEC, Enefit will focus on developing its oil shale projects in Estonia, Jordan and in the US.

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NuScale Power receives US NRC design approval for small modular reactor

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NuScale has signed agreements with entities in the US, Canada, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Jordan. The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) completed the Phase 6 review—the last and final phase—of the Design Certification Application (DCA) for NuScale Power’s small modular reactor (SMR) and issued the Final Safety Evaluation Report (FSER). The FSER represents completion of the technical review and approval of the NuScale SMR design.

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myenergi and the EV Cafe

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, commented: “As businesses begin the transition towards electrification, it’s more important than ever to discuss best practice, learn from the experiences of others and ask questions to support your journey.

Extreme E – Team xite & myenergi

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, “Pushing the boundaries of technology and capability, Extreme E is set to revolutionise global motorsport. myenergi partners with Hispano Suiza Xite Energy Extreme E team. myenergi becomes first EV charging brand to sponsor an Extreme E team.

Acetylene as dual fuel with diesel

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Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Researchers from the College of Engineering at Anna University (India) are proposing the use of acetylene as a dual fuel with diesel in compression ignition engines. Dual-fuel operation with acetylene induction coupled with cooled EGR resulted in lowered N Ox emissions and improved part load performance. Acetylene. Hydrogen. Diesel. Formula. C 2 H 2. C 8 –C 20. Density kg/m 3. 1.092. Auto ignition °C.

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Extreme E: Hispano Suiza XITE myenergi face Jenson Buttons JBXE in crazy race!

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder of myenergi , commented: “The first day of Desert X Prix has been absolutely amazing! Extreme E: Hispano Suiza XITE myenergi, face Jenson Buttons JBXE in crazy race! Extreme E gives us a dramatic debut day of qualifying with barrel rolls and penalty points galore!

6 new EVgo fast charging locations in Salt Lake City; 100th station in California

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Daybreak - 4628 Daybreak Rim Way, South Jordan, UT 84095. EVgo and multiple site host partners have installed Electric Vehicle (EV) Fast-Charging EVgo Stations at 6 Salt Lake City, Utah area locations. The chargers will give EV drivers the ability to recharge their vehicles in 30 minutes or less. The 100 th EVgo Freedom Station in California also recently opened to the public and is the nation’s largest publicly-available multi-standard (CHAdeMO and DC Fast Combo) fast charging site.

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Extreme E: myenergi Desert X Prix Round Up

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, commented: “On paper, Extreme E sounded like the perfect arena for our brand. Desert X Prix Roundup – Hispano Suiza Xite Energy powered by myenergi! High five for myenergi in Saudi Arabia Extreme E event.

Researchers show use of MFRE can at least double wireless power transfer efficiency; more efficient than metamaterials

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Jordan Besnoff, a postdoctoral researcher at NC State, is a co-author of the paper. Researchers at North Carolina State University and Carnegie Mellon University have shown that passing wireless power transfer through a magnetic resonance field enhancer (MR-FE)—which could be as simple as a copper loop—can at least double transfer efficiency as compared to transferring through air alone.

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World Space Week

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Space enthusiast Jordan Brompton will be reading the book which will be live on social media for a limited time on Friday 9th October 2020. A passion project of our Co-Founder Jordan Brompton.

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IU scientists create self-assembling biocatalyst for the production of hydrogen; modified hydrogenase in a virus shell

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Jordan, a postdoctoral researcher at Alios BioPharma, who was an IU Ph.D. Jordan, Dustin P. Scientists at Indiana University have created a highly efficient self-assembling biomaterial that catalyzes the formation of hydrogen. A modified hydrogenase enzyme that gains strength from being protected within the protein shell (capsid) of a bacterial virus, this new material is 150 times more efficient than the unaltered form of the enzyme.

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Extreme E Ocean X Prix

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Jordan Brompton, co-founder and CMO of myenergi, commented: “Pushing the boundaries of technology and capability, Extreme E is revolutionising global motorsport. myenergi set to bring a spark to Senegal for Ocean X Prix.

The #1 working mum’s guide to buying the perfect electric car

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Not yet an owner of such a vehicle, I decided to interview none other than ‘self-confessed Tesla fan girl’ Jordan Brompton; a hardworking mum, successful businesswoman, founder of myenergi and owner of a Tesla Model X SUV. So Jordan, juggling business, mummy duties and EV’s tell me more….

LG Chem to establish new electrolyte production plant in Michigan

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Her previous missions to Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan and Sweden have resulted in 49 companies announcing nearly $2 billion in new investment in Michigan and more than 20,000 new or retained jobs. Michigan Governor Jennifer M. Granholm announced that LG Chem will establish a new electrolyte production plant in Holland in West Michigan, expanding the state’s battery supply chain.

Charley Boorman: myenergi HQ

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says myenergi co-founder Jordan Brompton. says myenergi co-founder Jordan Brompton. TV adventurer Charley Boorman sets off on a green journey with myenergi. Picture this, sunshine, a gentle autumn breeze, rolling golden fields, narrow winding roads, and the sound of… silence!

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Plug-in America’s Inaugural Parade

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Jordan Howard, member of the "Green Ambassadors" youth group. Guest Blogger Colby Trudeau takes us behind the scenes at Plug In America’s Inaugural Parade. All photos take by our Production Photographer, Todd Westphal. What an amazing day! Last Saturday, January 17th, 2009, 77 highway capable plug-in vehicles, their drivers, and spectators came together to celebrate the upcoming inauguration.

Omar Yaghi to direct Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry

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Born in Amman, Jordan, Yaghi received his B.S.

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International study identifies 14 key measures to reduce methane and black carbon emissions; reduction in projected global mean warming of ~0.5 °C by 2050

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Iran, Pakistan and Jordan would experience the most improvement in agricultural production. National benefits of the CH 4 plus BC measures versus the reference scenario. Circle areas are proportional to values for (A and B) climate change, (C and D) human health (values for population over age 30), and (E and F) agriculture. Source: Shindell et al. Click to enlarge.

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Study Finds that US Subsidies for Fossil Fuels Are Almost 2.5x Those for Renewables

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Adenike Adeyeye, James Barrett, Jordan Diamond, Lisa Goldman, John Pendergrass, and Daniel Schramm (2009) Estimating US Government Subsidies to Energy Sources: 2002-2008. US subsidies for fuels and renewable energy, 2002-2008. Nuclear was not included in the analysis. Source: Adeyeye et al. Click to enlarge.

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