Daily power demand in India has fallen by 24 per cent over the ten days to 26 March, due to reduced industrial and commercial activities, in the wake of the spread of Covid-19.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been contracted to supply 25 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines for the Hoa Thang 1.2 wind farm in Vietnam.
Power demand in Malaysia has fallen sharply over the past week due to business closures intended to slow the spread of coronavirus.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has received an order and begun work on a full turnkey contract for construction of three new units at the Anegasaki Thermal Power Station in Ichihara City, Chiba Prefecture.
YTL Power International has said that its wholly-owned subsidiary YTL PowerSeraya will acquire Tuaspring’s power plant and associated assets in Singapore for $230 million.
Uzbekistan has signed more than $2 billion worth of strategic agreements with Saudi developer ACWA Power to boost electricity generation and develop technical expertise, according to an announcement by the Uzbekistan Energy Ministry.
I Squared Capital, a private equity firm focusing on global infrastructure investments, has agreed to sell its interests in Chenya Energy under a share purchase agreement with Marubeni Corporation of Japan.
GE Renewable Energy has received an order from the EDF-SITAC joint venture to supply and install 112 of its 2.7MW wind turbines with 132m rotor at the Sitac Kabini wind farm in Gujarat, India.
The government of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has proposed to set up 10,000MW of solar power to meet the energy requirements of the agricultural sector.
GE Renewable Energy has signed a contract with Angat Hydropower Corporation to rehabilitate the 218MW Angat hydropower plant in the Philippines.