Energy & Utilities

McConnell Dowell to work on Singaporean water reclamation project

22 Jan 2019 | Asia

Infrastructure construction company McConnell Dowell has won a contract from PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, to carry out site development works for the Tuas Water Reclamation Plant (TWRP) in Singapore.

Enel commences construction on 90MW wind farms in Spain

21 Jan 2019 | Europe

Enel Green Power España (EGPE), a renewable energy unit of Endesa’s renewable energy unit, has begun construction on three wind farms for an overall capacity of 90MW in the Spanish municipalities of Allueva, Fonfría, Mezquita de Jarque, Fuentes Calientes, Cañada Vellida and Rillo in the prov ...

Horizon suspends nuclear development programme in UK

18 Jan 2019 | Europe

Horizon Nuclear Power will suspend its UK nuclear development programme following a decision taken by its Japanese parent company, Hitachi, not to continue with the current programme of activities.

EBRD to lend $240m for power generation projects in Uzbekistan

16 Jan 2019 | Asia

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will provide a loan of up to $240m to JSC Uzbekenergo to improve power supply in south Uzbekistan by creating additional generation capacity at the Talimarjan Power Plant (TPP).

Acciona begins construction on second solar plant in Atacama, Chile

15 Jan 2019 | South America

Acciona Energía, a subsidiary of Spanish renewable energy company Acciona, has begun construction on the Almeyda solar plant, the second with photovoltaic (PV) technology in the Atacama region, Chile.

Trans Adriatic Pipeline secures €3.9bn project funding

14 Jan 2019 | Europe

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), a company established to plan, develop and build the Trans Adriatic Pipeline natural gas pipeline, has achieved financial close, with €3.9bn funding secured from public and private lenders.

EDF-Masdar team wins 400MW wind project in Saudi Arabia

14 Jan 2019 | Middle East

A consortium consisting of EDF Renewables and Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy) has won a contract from the Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) for the 400MW Dumat Al Jandal wind farm in Saudi Arabia.

Boskalis signs PCA for Scottish offshore wind farm project

8 Jan 2019 | Europe

Dutch dredging and heavylift company Royal Boskalis Westminster has signed a pre-construction agreement (PCA) with Inch Cape Offshore (ICOL), a subsidiary of Red Rock Power, for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project off Scottish coast.

Enel begins construction on 450MW wind farm in US

7 Jan 2019 | North America

Italian energy firm Enel, through its US renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, has commenced construction on 450MW High Lonesome wind farm in Upton and Crockett Counties, Texas, US.

SNC-Lavalin firm Atkins secures French offshore wind farm contract

7 Jan 2019 | Europe

SNC-Lavalin Group company Atkins has secured a contract from Ailes Marines consortium for the front end engineering design (FEED) and detailed design of wind turbine jacket substructures for St Brieuc Offshore Wind Farm in northern France.

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