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Egypt to dramatically increase wind power production

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-16)
  • Junior Isles

Egypt’s Electricity Minister Hassan Younis has reported that a total of 2500 MW, generated exclusively from wind power, will soon be added to the national power grid.

China’s power industry shows sustained growth

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-15)
  • Junior Isles

China's power generation industry is set for strong growth this year, the state-run Shanghai Securities News reported, citing the country's electric power generation trade association.

US announces $5.2 million of wind power funding

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-13)
  • Junior Isles

US Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is awarding more than $5 million to support US wind energy development.

Japan and Kuwait in nuclear cooperation

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-11)
  • Junior Isles

Japan and Kuwait have reached an agreement to cooperate in building nuclear power plants and encouraging the peaceful use of nuclear energy.

India considers $11 billion of funding for new power generation projects

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-09)
  • Junior Isles

Energy-hungry India is considering setting up an $11 billion fund to help finance the expansion of power companies' generation capacities.

Steam turbines for Korea’s first 1000 MW ultra-supercritical power plants

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-09)
  • Junior Isles

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Marubeni Corporation (Marubeni) have jointly received an order for two steam turbine-generator sets, each rated at 1000 MW, for ultra-supercritical (USC) coal-fired power generation units of Korea East-West Power Co., Ltd. (EWP).

Dana acquires North Sea assets from Suncor

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-08)
  • Junior Isles

Suncor Energy Inc has reached a deal to sell a number of UK offshore North Sea properties for about $390 million to an affiliate of Dana Petroleum plc.

US Recovery Act Funding boosts industrial CCS

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-08)
  • Junior Isles

US Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced the selection of 22 projects that will accelerate carbon capture and storage (CCS) research and development for industrial sources.

Record breaking UK wind output

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-07)
  • Junior Isles

German leaders reach agreement on nuclear energy

  • 13 years ago (2010-09-07)
  • Junior Isles

German leaders have reached an agreement to extend the operating life of the country’s nuclear power plants and to levy new fees on the utility companies’ expected additional profits.