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).
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, the construction unit of Indian technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate L&T, has been awarded EPC contracts in India.
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 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 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 has begun construction on the 70MW Penn State Solar Project to supply power to Penn State University in Pennsylvania, US.
German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract worth about €450m (£407m) from the special-purpose company Compagnie Electrique de Bretagne for the construction of a new combined-cycle power plant in France.
Danish energy giant Ørsted’s American subsidiary Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE) has issued the Final Notice to Proceed on its 230MW Plum Creek wind facility in Nebraska, US.
Xcel Energy has announced its plans to construct the 522MW Sagamore Wind Project to be located in Roosevelt County, New Mexico.
Gemma Power Systems, a subsidiary of Argan, has secured a Notice to Proceed with the engineering, procurement and construction activities under a contract for the 1.8GW natural gas-fired power plant, the Guernsey Power Station, in Guernsey County, Ohio.
Syvab, a water utility company in Sweden’s Botkyrka Municipality, has selected Danish consulting engineering group Ramboll as main consultant for a new wastewater treatment plant with membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology.
British industrial gases and engineering company Linde has broken ground on a $1.4bn (£1.15bn) integrated manufacturing complex at its gasification facility on Jurong Island in Singapore.
Geotérmica del Norte, a joint venture between Enel Chile’s subsidiary Enel Green Power Chile (EGPC) and Empresa Nacional del Petróleo (ENAP), has begun construction on a 33MW expansion at the Cerro Pabellón geothermal power plant in Chile.
Italian energy company Enel through its subsidiary Enel Green Power Chile has begun construction on the 382MW Campos del Sol solar plant in the Atacama Region in Chile.
The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide financial assistance for rehabilitation work at Tajikistan’s Qairokkum hydropower plant.
Trans Mountain, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Canada Development Investment Corporation, has restarted construction on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project.
LNG supplier Venture Global LNG has announced final investment decision and financial close for its Calcasieu Pass LNG facility and associated TransCameron pipeline to be located in Cameron Parish, south of the city of Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Italian energy company Enel, through its subsidiary Enel Green Power Brasil Participações (EGPB), has started construction on 133MW expansion at the São Gonçalo solar plant in São Gonçalo do Gurguéia, Piauí, Brazil.
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission (PSC) in the US has given preliminary approval for the construction of the Cardinal-Hickory Creek transmission line project.