Energy & Utilities

Siemens wins contract for LNG-to-Power project in Brazil

4 Apr 2019 | South America

Siemens has secured a contract for an integrated LNG-to-Power project at the Port of Açu in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Inverclyde planning board approves construction of cruise visitor building

4 Apr 2019 | Europe

Inverclyde Council has announced that plans for an iconic building on the banks of the Clyde at Greenock to welcome cruise ship passengers have been approved.

Enel begins construction on four wind farms in Spain

3 Apr 2019 | Europe

Italian renewable energy company Enel Green Power has started construction on four wind farms for a total capacity of 110MW in Zaragoza, Spain, with a total investment of approximately €116m.

Work begins on €550m project to strengthen Afsluitdijk in Netherlands

2 Apr 2019 | Europe

Levvel, a consortium of Van Oord Aberdeen Infrastructure Partners, BAM PPP PGGM Infrastructure Coöperatie and RebelValley, has commenced work on €550m (£473m) project to reinforce the Afsluitdijk flood defence project in the Netherlands.

EGA breaks ground on 272MW power plant in Dubai

2 Apr 2019 | Middle East

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), alongside Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Investment Company and Dubal, has commenced construction on a new power block at Jebel Ali smelter in Dubai.

L&T Construction wins large contracts in India and abroad

2 Apr 2019 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro, has won large contracts in India and abroad.

Enercon begins construction on Markbygden Phase II wind project in Sweden

1 Apr 2019 | Europe

German wind turbine maker Enercon has commenced construction on the 845MW second phase of the Markbygden wind complex in Sweden.

ADB approves $100m funding for hydropower plant upgrade in Kyrgyzstan

29 Mar 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved funding of $100m to modernise ageing equipment and improve power generation capacity at the Uch-Kurgan hydropower plant (HPP) along the Naryn River cascade in the Kyrgyz Republic.

Mercury to build 119MW wind farm at Turitea, New Zealand

28 Mar 2019 | Oceania

New Zealand renewable energy company Mercury will establish a N$256m ($174m) wind farm at Turitea near Palmerston North.

L&T Construction wins large contracts in India

27 Mar 2019 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction arm of engineering company L&T, has won large contracts from clients across different states in India.

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