Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) has announced commencement of construction of 100MW Maple Hill solar facility in Pennsylvania, with support of Gemma Power Systems.
The Governments of China and Russia have announced the start of construction of power units of Tianwan nuclear power plant (NPP) and the Xudapu NPP in China.
Lightsource BP Solar has secured planning approval to develop the 400MWdc Wellington North solar farm in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Energy firm Repsol has started construction of the 860MW Delta II wind farm complex in Spain.
Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) of Pakistan has awarded a $354.6m contract to Power Construction Corporation of China (PCCCL) for civil works on the 1530MW Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project.
Swedish construction company NCC, together with Region Jönköping County, has commenced construction on a new train depot in Nässjö, Sweden.
EDF Renewables Ireland, a wholly owned subsidiary of EDF Group, has commenced construction on three new solar power projects in Wexford and Kilkenny.
CS Energy has commenced construction on 216MWdc utility-scale solar power projects across New York, the US.
Swedish construction company Skanska has secured a contract worth $309.6m (SEK2.6bn) from National Highway Authority of the Slovak Republic to construct a highway section and tunnel in Višňové, Slovakia.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has secured a turnkey Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract from the ACWA Power and Water and Electricity Holding Company consortium for the 1.5GW Sudair Solar Energy Project in Saudi Arabia.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a funding agreement with Israeli provider of industrial energy storage solutions Brenmiller Energy to build a first-of-its-kind manufacturing plant for innovative thermal energy storage systems.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction on the $180m Empire State Line, in Niagara and Erie Counties in the US.
Britain construction firm Taylor Woodrow has inked a pre-construction services deal to support the construction of 10,000 homes at £6bn Meridian Water development in London, UK.
Nocera Taiwan and Linshan Trading have signed an agreement to co-develop 60 hectares of the Green Energy Industrial Park of Taixi Township in Taiwan.
The Government of New York State has announced construction of a $530m energy solution project in Hudson Valley to increase transmission capacity and maximise renewable energy usage.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the start of construction of the $854m major transmission project in the Mohawk Valley and Capital Region.
Finnish construction company YIT has secured a €31m ($37.5m) contract to renovate rental apartments owned by Helsinki City Housing Company in Laajasalo.
Construction has commenced for North London’s £100m recycling facilities at Edmonton EcoPark, as part of the North London Waste Authority’s plan for a new sustainable waste hub, the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP).
Construction firm Skanska has secured a contract worth about $392m from Penn District Station Developer to renovate Pennsylvania Station Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) concourse in New York, US.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and “Nur Navoi Solar” Foreign Enterprise Limited Liability Company (NNS) have signed up for loans up to $17.5m for a 100MW solar power plant in Uzbekistan.