Energy & Utilities

GE secures $1bn financing for 1.8GW independent power plant in UAE

20 May 2019 | Middle East

GE and its partners have secured approximately $1bn in financing from Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), Japanese export credit agency (ECA) and private financial institutions for the proposed 1.8GW Hamriyah Independent Power Company in Sharjah, UAE.

Gemma Power wins EPC contract to build 625MW power plant in West Virginia

20 May 2019 | North America

Gemma Power Systems, a subsidiary of Argan, has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from ESC Harrison County Power to build a 625MW natural gas-fired power plant in Harrison County, West Virginia.

SoCalGas secures CPUC approval for new biomethane projects in California

17 May 2019 | North America

Southern California Gas (SoCalGas) has secured approval from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to move to the next phase in the construction of four new dairy biomethane projects in the state.

South Field Energy begins construction on $1.3bn power project in US

16 May 2019 | North America

South Field Energy has broken ground on a new $1.3bn combined-cycle natural gas electric generating facility in Columbiana County, Ohio, US.

Abengoa consortium wins contract for $700m desalination plant in UAE

15 May 2019 | Middle East

A consortium of Spanish company Abengoa and Chinese engineering firm SEPCOIII has secured a contract to begin early works for the construction of a $700m reverse osmosis desalination plant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Endesa secures €300m green loan to build 789MW renewable projects in Spain

14 May 2019 | Europe

Italian energy company Enel’s subsidiary Endesa has secured €300m in green loan from the Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) for the construction of wind and solar plants with a capacity of 789MW across six different regions in Spain.

Keppel to build two offshore wind farm substations offshore Taiwan

13 May 2019 | Asia

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has secured a contract from Danish energy giant Ørsted to build two offshore wind farms substations to be located offshore Taiwan.

Sellafield awards four contracts for nuclear site decommissioning project in UK

10 May 2019 | Europe

Sellafield, a nuclear decommissioning site licence company (SLC) controlled by the UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), has awarded a 20-year contract to four organisations, which will help deliver the decommissioning programme at the site in Cumbria.

NSW govt approves 100MW solar farm in West Wyalong, Australia

10 May 2019 | Oceania

The Government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has granted approval for a 100MW solar farm in West Wyalong that has the potential to save up to 212,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and reduce overall emissions.

Matrix Service bags contract to build $250m LNG facility in North Carolina

6 May 2019 | North America

Matrix Service, a subsidiary of Matrix Service Company, has been awarded a contract by energy services firm Piedmont Natural Gas to construct $250m liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in Robeson County, North Carolina, US.

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