A number of European electricity transmission system operators (TSO) have agreed on steps to further strengthen cooperation in order to optimise electricity exchange capacity between different grids.
France's Engie has been awarded the contract and achieved financial closing for the Fadhili independent power project (IPP) in Saudi Arabia.
EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg has commissioned MAN Diesel & Turbo to build a 30 MW gas-engine combined heat and power (CHP) plant at its Stuttgart-Gaisburg site.
A new CCGT 1,100 MW power plant to be constructed near New York has secured the needed $1,584 billion financing for the project.
ABB has won orders worth approximately $27 million from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) to design, supply and commission 18 transformers which “will enhance grid reliability and increase power capacity to support economic growth” the company said.
Solvay, Ansaldo Energia and Marubeni have formed a joint venture to invest in an energy efficiency project at Solvay's facility in Rosignano, Italy.
The three partners will finance and operate a new 180 MW gas turbine and a re-powered plant which has a total capacity of 350 MW and total steam production capacity of 410 t/h, Solvay said in a statement.
Russia's gas exports to Europe hit a “record” level in 2016, rising by 12.5% year on year to around 180 billion cubic meters, according to Gazprom's CEO Alexei Miller.
Having a strong gas network in place is key in ensuring a full transition to a low-carbon energy, according to gas industry association Eurogas.
Siemens, together with its Japanese consortium partner Marubeni Corporation, has received a $550 million order for the delivery of a turnkey combined cycle power plant to Thailand's state-owned utility Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).
Italy's Eni and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) have signed a memorandum of understanding that envisages, among other things, that Eni will progress plans to double generation capacity at the Okpai Independent Power Plant “through the fast track development of its Phase II making it one of the largest combined cycle power plants in Africa” Eni said.
UK's energy supplier British Gas Business is to pay £9.5 million in redress “following failings in its registrations, complaints handling and billing processes for business customers,” UK regulator Ofgem said.
The new energy strategy of Poland should focus on the transition to a cleaner energy mix as well as on improving the country's energy security, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its latest country review of Poland.
Siemens has received a major order for 12 compressor trains for two onshore natural gas processing plants in Iran.
Siemens' customer is the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company Hampa Engineering Corporation. The plants are operated by Palayesh Parsian Sepehr.