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GE Hitachi wins long-term outage services contract from Leibstadt nuclear power plant

  • 12 hours ago (2021-08-02)
  • David Flin

The Leibstadt Nuclear Power Plant (KKL) in Switzerland has awarded a long-term contract extension to GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) to provide outage services to the plant.

Entergy plans natural gas/hydrogen plant for Texas

  • 3 days ago (2021-07-30)
  • David Flin

Entergy Texas has announced that it will submit plans to regulators for a 1215 MW power plant that can use natural gas and hydrogen.

EDC planning additional geothermal project in the Philippines

  • 4 days ago (2021-07-29)
  • David Flin

The Energy Development Corporation (EDC) of the Philippines has announced that it is planning to build an additional geothermal power project at Bac-Man, in addition to the ongoing construction of two geothermal plants.

UK may block CGN from future nuclear projects in UK

  • 5 days ago (2021-07-28)
  • David Flin

UK Government ministers are reported to be examining ways in which China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) can be blocked from participating in future power projects in the UK.

Armenia to build its biggest solar power plant

  • 6 days ago (2021-07-27)
  • David Flin

The Armenian government plans to expand the country’s renewable energy capacity by building two new solar power plants.

Indian River coal-fired power plant to close in 2022

  • 7 days ago (2021-07-26)
  • David Flin

NRG has announced that it plans to close the last operating unit at Indian River coal-fired power plant in Delaware, USA, by June 2022.

China claims it will add 55-65 GW solar power capacity in 2021

  • 10 days ago (2021-07-23)
  • David Flin

The China Photovoltaic Industry Association (CPIA) said that the country is expected to add 55-65 GW of solar power capacity in 2021, taking total solar installations beyond 300 GW.

GE wins orders for transformers and reactors in India

  • 11 days ago (2021-07-22)
  • David Flin

GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business has been awarded multiple orders to supply 765 kV transformers and reactors in India.

Japan restarts power plants ahead of Olympics

  • 12 days ago (2021-07-21)
  • David Flin

Japan has restarted extra power plants, including a long-dormant nuclear reactor, and taken other steps to avoid a power crisis as demand rises, especially in Tokyo, where the Olympics are due to start on Friday.

Samsung Heavy Industries develops floating offshore wind turbine

  • 13 days ago (2021-07-20)
  • David Flin

Samsung Heavy Industries has developed a model of an offshore floating 9.5 MW wind turbine. It plans to enter the global offshore wind power generation market.