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Uniper to install GT26HE at Enfield power station, UK

  • a month ago (2019-03-26)
  • David Flin

GE has announced the first order for its new GT26 HE gas turbine upgrade with Uniper for the utility’s Enfield Power Station in London, UK.

ZRA reduces water for power generation

  • a month ago (2019-03-25)
  • David Flin

The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) has reduced water allocated for power generation at Kariba Hydropower Station due to falling water levels in the lake shared by Zimbabwe and Zambia.

Wind giant Iberdrola looks to the sun

  • a month ago (2019-03-22)
  • David Flin

The Spanish wind turbine producer Iberdrola made the first step into solar power, with the laying of the inaugural solar panel in its first photovoltaic plant in Spain.

China completes new 70 MW floating solar PV project on old coal mining area

  • a month ago (2019-03-21)
  • David Flin

French-based Ciel & Terre International has announced that its 70 MW floating solar power plant located on top of an old coal mining area in the province of Anhui, China, is now officially complete after months of tests and monitoring.

GAIL (India) to equip gas turbines with Siemens Remote Diagnostics Services

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-20)
  • David Flin

Siemens has announced that it will install Remote Diagnostics Services (RDS) for GAIL (India) Limited.

Summit and GE sign 22-year PPA for 583 MW gas power plant in Bangladesh

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-19)
  • David Flin

Summit and GE Power have announced that they will co-develop Summit Meghnaghat II, a 583 MW combined cycle gas-fired power plant at Meghnaghat, near Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

Deal reached by Dominion Energy to keep Millstone nuclear power plant open

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-18)
  • David Flin

Dominion Energy has announced that it has reached an agreement with utilities in Connecticut, USA, to keep the 2088 MW Millstone nuclear power station in service for at least another ten years.

World Bank and AfDB commit $47 billion to finance African climate control projects

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-15)
  • David Flin

The World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have announced that they will commit over $47 billion by 2025 to help African countries tackle the effects of climate change.

Turkey targets 2000 MW geothermal power generation capacity by 2020

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-14)
  • David Flin

The Turkish Association of Geothermal Investors (JESDER) has said that it expects there to be a geothermal-based power generation capacity of 2000 MW by 2020, up from its current level of 1347 MW.

Italy’s Eni starts work on solar power plants in Pakistan and Tunisia

  • 2 months ago (2019-03-13)
  • David Flin

Eni, the Italian oil and gas giant, has announced that it has started building new solar power plants in Tunisia and Pakistan.