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Siemens to supply high-voltage equipment offshore wind project in USA

  • a month ago (2020-06-10)
  • David Flin

Siemens has been awarded an order from Semco Maritime of Denmark to provide the main electrical equipment for the electrical service platform (ESP) of the 1.6GW offshore wind project Mayflower Wind.

Tepco plans $18 billion investment into green power by 2030

  • a month ago (2020-06-09)
  • David Flin

The renewable power unit of Tepco, Japan’s biggest utility, plans to spend over $18 billion over the next ten years to boost its renewable power generation by as much as 70 per cent.

Malaysia opens $930 million bid for 1GW of solar plants

  • a month ago (2020-06-08)
  • David Flin

Malaysia has opened competitive bidding for 1GW of solar plants worth about $930 million, the largest capacity offered under its Large-Scale Solar (LSS) scheme.

EPIC to build $1.7 billion 1000MW coal-fired power plant in Laos

  • 2 months ago (2020-06-05)
  • David Flin

The Government of Laos has approved a plan by Evolution Power Investment Corporation (EPIC) of Singapore to develop of 1000MW coal-fired power plant in the southern province of Sekong.

Nordex Group wins Brazil wind power order for 90MW

  • 2 months ago (2020-06-04)
  • David Flin

Nordex has received an order from a new customer, Companhia Paraneanse de Energia (COPEL) for the supply and construction of 26 AW132/3465 wind turbines in Brazil.

First HYFLEXPOWER launched in CHP plant in France

  • 2 months ago (2020-06-03)
  • David Flin

HYFLEXPOWER, the world’s first integrated power-X-power hydrogen gas turbine demonstrator, has been launched, replacing a CHP unit at a paper factory in France.

Duke Energy Florida announces 3 new solar power plants

  • 2 months ago (2020-06-02)
  • David Flin

Duke Energy Florida (DEF) has filed the locations of its three latest planned solar power plants, achieving a commitment of 700MW of solar power in Florida, USA.

ADB approves $300 million loan to increase Indonesia’s geothermal electricity capacity

  • 2 months ago (2020-06-01)
  • David Flin

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million loan to help PT Geo Dipa Energi (GDE), an Indonesian state-owned company, expand it geothermal power generation capacity by 110MW in Java, the country’s largest electricity grid.

Japan’s largest wind farm reaches completion

  • 2 months ago (2020-05-30)
  • Junior Isles

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. has completed the installation of underground power transmission and distribution lines and substation equipment at the Tsugaru wind farm, marking the completion of what is claimed to be Japan’s largest wind farm.

Enel to file for permit to close last coal-fired units in Chile by 2022

  • 2 months ago (2020-05-29)
  • David Flin

Power company Enel Chile and its electricity generation subsidiary Enel Generacion Chile have decided to close their last coal-fired plant in 2022 to exit coal-fired electricity generation earlier than had been agreed with the Chilean Government.