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Japan’s Marubeni to slash coal-fired power capacity

  • 12 hours ago (2018-09-20)
  • David Flin

Marubeni has announced plans to halve its coal-fired power generating capacity and that it will stop investing in new coal-fired power plants.

ADB to provide $50 million to support Sri Lanka solar power project

  • a day ago (2018-09-19)
  • David Flin

The Enterprise Sri Lanka project, launched by the Sri Lankan Ministry of Finance and Mass Media, has received $50 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for a rooftop solar power generation project.

Centrus and Doosan sign MOU to explore cooperation on supplying advanced reactor market

  • 2 days ago (2018-09-18)
  • David Flin

Centrus Energy Corporation and Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction have announced a MOU to explore opportunities to cooperate in providing manufacturing, engineering, and technical services and goods to the nuclear industry.

RWE says 2035 is too early for German coal exit

  • 3 days ago (2018-09-17)
  • David Flin

The German utility RWE said that it opposes plans to end coal-fired power generation in the country by 2035.

Advanced Power to use GE’s HA gas turbines at new plant in Ohio, USA

  • 6 days ago (2018-09-14)
  • David Flin

Advanced Power and GE Power have announced that South Field Energy, a 1182 MW natural gas-fired power plant to be built in Columbiana County, Ohio, will be powered by two GE 7HA.02 gas turbines.

US Department of Energy announces $15 million funding for next-generation DC circuit breakers

  • 7 days ago (2018-09-13)
  • David Flin

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced up to $15 million in funding for a new Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) programme, Building Reliable Electronics to Achieve Kilovolt Effective Ratings Safely (BREAKERS).

Spain seeks investors for €100 billion transformation of its energy system

  • 8 days ago (2018-09-12)
  • David Flin

The Spanish Government has announced that it is seeking investors to finance a €100 billion transformation of its energy system.

Siemens and North-West to build Bangladesh’s largest LNG-based power plant

  • 9 days ago (2018-09-11)
  • David Flin

Siemens has signed a joint development agreement with Bangladesh’s state-run North-West Power Generation Company to develop a 3600 MW power plant at Payra in southern Bangladesh.

NTPC and DVC instructed to ensure their power plants comply with emission standards by 2021

  • 10 days ago (2018-09-10)
  • David Flin

The Supreme Court of India has been informed that National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) have been directed by the Indian Government to comply with emission standards for sulphur oxide and particulate matter by the end of 2021.

GE and Construtora Quebec partner to build solar power plant in Brazil

  • 13 days ago (2018-09-07)
  • David Flin

GE Power has been chosen by EPC Construtora Quebec, a Brazilian engineering company, to provide its 4.4 MW and 2.2 MW LV5 1500 V inverters and skids for the 14 MW Verde Vale III solar power project in Guanambi, Brazil.