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UK carbon emissions fall for sixth consecutive year

  • 14 days ago (2019-03-04)
  • David Flin

The climate research firm Carbon Brief has reported that CO2 emissions in the UK fell for the sixth consecutive year in 2018.

Siemens Gamesa to supply 21 MW wind power in China

  • 17 days ago (2019-03-01)
  • David Flin

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has signed a contract to supply six SG 3.4-132 wind turbines each with a flexible power rating of 3.65 MW to a wind farm project in Inner Mongolia, China.

EU approves RWE’s buyout of E.ON’s power generation assets

  • 18 days ago (2019-02-28)
  • David Flin

The European Commission has given approval for German utility RWE to buy E.ON’s renewable and nuclear power generation assets.

GE Renewable Energy awarded $87 million hydropower contract in Cameroon

  • 19 days ago (2019-02-27)
  • David Flin

GE Renewable Energy has been awarded a $87 million contract by Nachtigal Hydro Power Company (NHPC) to provide seven 60 MW Francis turbines for the new Nachtigal hydropower plant in Cameroon.

Australia approves hydropower expansion by Snowy Hydro

  • 20 days ago (2019-02-26)
  • David Flin

The Australian Government has approved $1 billion for an expansion of the state-owned power generator Snowy Hydro to back up wind and solar power.

Summit Power launches 464 MW power plant in Bangladesh

  • 21 days ago (2019-02-25)
  • David Flin

Summit Power, the biggest IPP in Bangladesh, has inaugurated its 21st power plant in Gazipur, Bangladesh, capable of generating 464 MW.

UK supports Siemens’ power plant refurbishment in Iraq

  • 24 days ago (2019-02-22)
  • David Flin

UK Export Finance (UKEF) has announced that it will guarantee financing worth around £26 million to support the refurbishment of the Al Mussaib power plant in southern Iraq.

South African Government provides $4.9 billion bailout for Eskom

  • 25 days ago (2019-02-21)
  • David Flin

The South African Government has announced that it will give a 69 billion rand ($4.9 billion) cash injection to Eskom over the next three years.

GE provides gas turbines and services for Iraq’s Al Qudus power plant

  • 26 days ago (2019-02-20)
  • David Flin

GE Power has provided an advanced 9E gas turbine to Iraq’s Ministry of Energy’s Al Qudus power plant.

ArcelorMittal bids $673 million to acquire Essar Mahan MW power plant

  • 27 days ago (2019-02-19)
  • David Flin

Arcelor Mittal, the world’s biggest steelmaker, has bid $673 million to acquire Essar’s 1200 MW coal-fired Essar Mahan power plant in Madhya Pradesh, India.