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Spain’s TSK Standardises On AVEVA Integrated Engineering & Design For Multi-Discipline Integration

SOURCE: AVEVA | 24 November 2015

AVEVA today announced that TSK, Spain’s leading specialist in Renewable Energy projects, has selected the AVEVA Integrated Engineering & Design (IE&D) software solution. Initially requiring a 3D design tool, TSK were shown the full benefit of AVEVA’s complete IE&D approach.

Amec Foster Wheeler To Collect Radiological Data For Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 24 November 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it is using state-of-the art radiation survey equipment to support the clean-up of approximately 1.2 million cubic metres of historic low-level radioactive waste from various sites in Southern Ontario, Canada.

ABB Invests In Low-Voltage Business In Germany

SOURCE: ABB Ltd | 23 November 2015

ABB will combine the STRIEBEL & JOHN product range with its own range in the field of low-voltage products to offer complete systems from a single source in Germany. Further integrating the supply chain to electrical wholesale and direct industrial customers will improve efficiency. The parties agreed not to disclose financial details of the transaction. The STRIEBEL & JOHN brand will continue.

Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Detailed Design Contract For Dounreay Nuclear Waste Store

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 23 November 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the award of a contract for the design, safety case and environmental assessment of a new higher activity waste store at the Dounreay nuclear site in Scotland.

E.ON’s Ironbridge Power Station To Generate Electricity For The Last Time

SOURCE: E.ON | 20 November 2015

E.ON has today (FRI) confirmed that Ironbridge Power Station1 in Shropshire will cease commercial generation at 1430 hours, and will permanently close following 46 years of service.

Siemens Reduces Transport Costs For Offshore Wind Turbines By Up To 20 Percent

SOURCE: Siemens | 17 November 2015

At the EWEA 2015 international wind industry trade fair in Paris Siemens presented the company's new offshore logistics concept.

Siemens And RWE Build Next-Generation Virtual Power Plant

SOURCE: Siemens | 16 November 2015

Today's virtual power plants already transmit their electricity from software-bundled, distributed power generating facilities to the energy markets. But a cost-effective, mass-market solution for integrating producers, consumers and storage units does not yet exist.

Siemens To Supply Wind Turbines For 38 Megawatt Onshore Project In France

SOURCE: Siemens | 16 November 2015

Siemens has been awarded an order for the delivery, installation and commissioning of 12 direct drive wind turbines at the Les Gourlous wind farm in France. The SWT-3.2-113 turbines for the wind farm in the Champagne-Ardennes region in France will have a total capacity of 38.4 megawatts (MW) and will supply approximately 35,000 households with green energy.

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi Inaugurates 450 MW Of Baglihar HEP Stage II

SOURCE: Lahmeyer International | 12 November 2015

On 7th November 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Baglihar HEP Stage II in North India. With the commissioning of Stage II, the operator has added another 450 MW to the scheme.

Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Lifetime Enterprise Agreement By EDF Energy Generation

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 11 November 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the award of a lifetime enterprise agreement from EDF Energy to provide technical support and expertise for the lifetime of their current UK reactor fleet.