Energy & Utilities

US FERC approves construction of £401m Jacksonville LNG export facility

25 Sep 2019 | North America

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued final approval to the US-based small-scale LNG firm Eagle LNG Partners to construct and operate the $500m (£401.7m) Jacksonville LNG export facility on the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida.

Balfour Beatty begins tunnelling work at £19.6bn Hinkley Point C nuclear project in UK

23 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based infrastructure firm Balfour Beatty has commenced the tunnelling work at the £19.6bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station project in Somerset, UK.

Enel breaks ground on 201MW wind farm in Russia

23 Sep 2019 | Europe

Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has broken ground on the 201MW Kolskaya wind farm located in the Russian region of Murmansk.

Balfour Beatty selected for £70m overhead line works in Scotland

17 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has received a £70m contract to deliver Overhead Line works in the west of Scotland, UK on behalf of utility firm Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (SSEN Transmission).

Orascom, Siemens selected to rebuild 1.6GW power plant in Iraq

16 Sep 2019 | Middle East

A consortium of Orascom Construction and Siemens has signed an agreement with Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity to rebuild Baiji 1 and Baiji 2 power plants in northern Iraq.

L&T Construction bags contracts for water projects in India

13 Sep 2019 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction unit of Indian technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate L&T, has been awarded EPC contracts in India.

Suez wins £893m contract for wastewater treatment plant in China

12 Sep 2019 | Asia

Suez NWS, a joint venture between French environmental services provider Suez and NWS Holdings, has been selected for a €1bn (£893m) wastewater treatment contract in Dongying Chemical Industry Park in Shandong province, China.

8Minutenergy secures approval for solar project in Los Angeles

11 Sep 2019 | North America

8Minutenergy has secured approval from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for the Eland Solar and Storage Center project in Los Angeles, California.

SIMEC Atlantis plans to build ocean powered data centre in UK

10 Sep 2019 | Europe

SIMEC Atlantis Energy (Atlantis), the developer, owner and operator of sustainable energy projects, is planning to build what it claims to be the world’s first and largest data centre powered by ocean energy in Scotland.

Lightsource BP begins construction on 70MW solar project for Penn State University

9 Sep 2019 | North America

Lightsource BP has begun construction on the 70MW Penn State Solar Project to supply power to Penn State University in Pennsylvania, US.

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