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Azipod XL, the latest version of ABB`s market leading podded electric propulsion system, further increases vessel fuel efficiency to an unprecedented level of up to 20 percent compared to modern shaft line propulsion systems.
IBERDROLA has just commissioned one of its most important energy generation projects to date in Brazil: the Teles Pires hydroelectric power plant located in the middle of the Amazon Forest.
The government of Thailand has outlined an energy plan in which the country anticipates achieving more than 2 gigawatts (GW) of newly added pump-storage hydropower capacity by 2036. GE’s (NYSE: GE) recent deal to help the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) upgrade and expand its hydro power plant shows the company’s firm commitment to help the country achieve its goal.
GE Renewable Energy (NYSE: GE) announced it has secured five-year Digital Wind Farm services contracts for two aging wind farms in central Japan. Kinden Corporation’s 30 MW Shirama wind farm, a seven-year-old project near Osaka, expects the digital solution will increase the site’s annual energy production (AEP) by up to five percent.
Westinghouse Electric Company’s successful placement of the reactor vessel into the nuclear island of the AP1000 Unit 2 at the V.C. Summer site on Aug. 30 marks a major shift in the project from solely structural work to assembly of the unit’s reactor system itself, including pumps, piping and cabling.
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that Toshiba Hydro Power (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. (THPC), its Chinese subsidiary for the manufacture, sales and maintenance of hydroelectric equipment, has completed the supply and commissioning tests of the equipment for the Qingyuan Pumped Storage Power Station in China, which started commercial operation of the last unit on August 20.
Last weekend IBERDROLA successfully installed the Andalusia substation at the Wikinger offshore wind farm, which is to be located in the waters of the Baltic Sea off Germany.
GE Renewable Energy (NYSE: GE) announced it has secured five-year Digital Wind Farm services contracts for two aging wind farms in central Japan.
GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it has signed an extension of a multiyear maintenance services agreement with Central Puerto to support its 760-megawatt (MW) combined-cycle power plant in Buenos Aires for an additional nine years.
Kenya Power and Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems (India) Private Limited (TTDI) , subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on implementation of a pilot project aimed at decreasing distribution losses in the national grid.