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Wärtsilä to supply equipment to New Mexico plant

  • 2 days ago (2024-02-23)
  • David Flin

Wärtsilä has announced it has signed a contract with the city of Farmington in New Mexico, USA, to supply the generating equipment for an 18 MW expansion to an existing power plant.

Veolia acquires power plant in Hungary from Uniper

  • 3 days ago (2024-02-22)
  • David Flin

Veolia, via its Hungarian subsidiary, has signed an agreement with Uniper for the acquisition of a 430 MW CCGT power plant.

€200 million loan to Ukrhydroenergo for hydropower rehabilitation from EBRD and Italy

  • 4 days ago (2024-02-21)
  • David Flin

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) along with the Italian Government have signed a €200 million loan package for hydropower company Ukrhydroenergo to restore and maintain its facilities that have come under repeated attack by Russia in its illegal invasion of Ukraine.

GE Vernova opens first dual-fuel natural gas/hydrogen power plant in Australia

  • 5 days ago (2024-02-20)
  • David Flin

GE Vernova’s Gas Power business and EnergyAustralia have announced that the 320 MW Tallawarra B power station in New South Wales, Australia has opened.

EU announces €37 million investment in Nigerian power sector

  • 6 days ago (2024-02-19)
  • David Flin

The EU has announced that it intends to invest €37 million into the Nigerian power sector, aiming to address the longstanding issue of inadequate electricity supply in the country.

Hitachi Energy and TransnetBW make German grid fit for future

  • 9 days ago (2024-02-16)
  • Junior Isles

Hitachi Energy will supply two Enhanced STATCOM stations with the next-generation grid stabilization technology, SVC Light® Enhanced, to enable TransnetBW to improve power quality in the transmission grid, which supplies power to 11 million people and numerous industries.

Conditions placed on Mexican Government’s acquisition of Iberdrola power plants

  • 9 days ago (2024-02-16)
  • David Flin

Mexico’s anti-trust agency the Federal Economic Competition Commission (Cofece) has established conditions for the $6 billion acquisition of 13 power plants by the Mexican Government from Iberdrola.

BHEL wins 800 MW ultra-supercritical thermal power plant order

  • 10 days ago (2024-02-15)
  • David Flin

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) was won an EPC order for an 800 MW ultra-supercritical thermal power plant at Yamunanagar, Haryana, India from Haryana Power Generation Corporation Ltd (HPGCL).

New 1200 MW CCGT for the Texas Triangle

  • 11 days ago (2024-02-14)
  • David Flin

Sandow Lakes Energy Company has announced plans to construct a 1200 MW CCGT at Sandow Lakes in Lee County, Texas, USA, to operate within the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT).

Avex fined for operating power plant without regulatory approval

  • 12 days ago (2024-02-13)
  • David Flin

The Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) has fined Avex Energy of Canada nearly CS250 000 for running a natural gas-fired power plant while bypassing regulatory tests for safe and unobtrusive operation.