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Electricty rates from Japan’s 10 regional power utilities are set to drop for the month of October to reflect lower LNG imports prices. Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) announced it will reduce its standard household rate by $0.51 to $81 as…
Natural gas led new generating capacity additions in the U.S. in the first six months of 2014, adding 2,180 MW over half the total amount added, according to the Energy Information Administration. Renewables contributed the majority of the remainder taking…
Gas-fired plants in the UK produced an additional output of 0.1 TWh in the three months to June, a 0.4% rise year-on year. The share of gas in the UK energy mix increased 3% and now stands at 31.7%, according…
Chinese power plant developer CMEC is to build a $985 million combined-cycle power plant in Soyo in Angola’s Zaire province. The plant follows a pledge by Chinese premier Li Keqiang earlier this year to invest $12 billion in the power…
State-owned Saudi Electricity Co (SEC) claims it will bring 4,750 MW of gas-fired power generating capacity online in Riyadh by 2017. The additions will come from three plants -- the 1,150 MW PP10 plant and the PP13 and PP14 plants…
U.S. energy firm Dynegy Power plans to purchase 5,053 MW of gas-fired power generation capacity from Duke Energy and Energy Capital. The deals, worth an estimated $6.25 billion, will also include a number of coal plant purchases, Dynegy stated as…
Increasing the capacity factor of U.S. combined cycle plants to 70% by 2030 to meet Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) targets is ‘doable’, according to Georgia-based energy firm Oglethorpe Power, but will require expansion of the country’s gas pipeline and transportation…
Thailand’s state-run energy firm PTT plans to sell shares in its power generation division Global Power Synergy Co (GPSC) via an initial public offering in the first quarter of 2015. The sale is hoped to raise $251.18 million that will…
Nigerian electricity distribution company Eko plans to increase power generation from its network by 20% each year until 2020, to reach 1,000 MW.  Eko is currently in discussions to sign power purchase agreements (PPA) that will underpin investment for six…
Falling UK gas prices have led to a surge in gas-fired power generation across the country, according to energy data analysts EnAppSys. The firm’s recently published GB Electricity Market Summary shows that gas-fired generation rose 9% in the three months…
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