Power and Energy News
Kenya’s Ministry of Energy and Petroleum as well as the Energy Regulatory Commission pursue the objective to make power supply environmentally sound, economic, and reliable in future. Lahmeyer International’s economists and engineers and their partners will develop appropriate strategic solutions for the fields of power generation and transmission within the scope of a masterplan.
AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been awarded one of three framework contracts by Horizon Nuclear Power to provide specialist engineering and technical design services for its proposed nuclear power stations at Wylfa on Anglesey and Oldbury in South Gloucestershire.
A new transmission line will connect in future the neighboring countries Ethiopia and Kenya. The objective is to cross-link both national energy supply systems, and to help developing Ethiopias’s great hydropower potential for the whole region. As leader of a consortium, Lahmeyer International will supervise the project construction phase.
Offshore Wind: GDF SUEZ, EDP Renewables, Neoen Marine And AREVA Submit Their Offers For The Region Of Tréport And Islands Of Yeu And Noirmoutier
GDF SUEZ, EDP Renewables, Neoen Marine, and AREVA submitted to the French government today their proposals for the installation and operation of 1,000 MW of offshore wind energy – 500 MW in the Le Tréport (Haute‐Normandie) area and 500 MW in the vicinity of the islands of Yeu and Noirmoutier (Pays‐de‐la‐Loire).
E.ON, one of the UK's leading power and gas companies, has today [Friday] submitted a planning application for the Strathy Wood wind farm development, to the Scottish Government's Energy Consents Unit.
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order to provide a grid connection and the associated power infrastructure for Vattenfall’s Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project, being developed in Wales, United Kingdom.
IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or the "Company") announced today that IAMGOLD and/or its subsidiary, Rosebel Gold Mines N.V. ("RGM") will fund the development and operation of a solar power project (the "Solar Project") with an installed capacity of five (5) megawatts in Suriname.
RWE Stops Development On Atlantic Array Due To Technical Challenges Making The Project Uneconomic At Current Time
RWE Innogy has reviewed the Atlantic Array Project and the Round 3 Bristol Channel Zone. In comparison with other opportunities in the UK offshore wind portfolio, and in light of the significant technical challenges specific to the zone, identified from intensive research, at the current time, it is not viable for RWE to continue with development in the Bristol Channel Zone.
Wood Group GTS has been awarded a $5.5M contract by one of the largest Southeast US power providers. The award consists of multiple ECOMAX® combustion tuning systems and combustion dynamics monitoring systems (CDMS) for a 7FA fleet of gas turbines.
Hatch’s Trion Clarke was recently invited by the Pic Mobert First Nation to attend the groundbreaking for the the Gitchi Animki hydro project in Canada.