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.
Siemens has received an order from Castle Peak Power Company Limited (CAPCO) for the delivery of a power block for a new combined cycle unit in its Black Point Power Station in Tuen Mun, in the northwest of Hong Kong.
Singapore's Sembcorp has signed a build-operate-transfer (BOT) agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar (MOEE) for its 225 MW Myingyan gas-fired power plant currently under construction in Mandalay.
Demand for natural gas in Spain reached a new record on January 19, rising to 1,589.19 GWh on the back of the ongoing cold snap that is affecting the country.
Ukraine cutting its gas ties with Russia is becoming a reality, which in the coming years might lead to a radical change in scenario for energy trading between the two countries and with Europe, the most recent issue of the quarterly Oxford Energy Forum publication by the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies (OIES) argued.
Dong Energy expects to sell all its oil and gas activities by the end of 2017, with the oil and gas business due to appear as “discontinuing operations” in the company's financial statement for full-year 2016, the company said in a statement on January 19.