Nuclear power company Akkuyu Nukleer has cancelled its contract with a Turkish builder and replaced it with a Russian contractor for the leftover work on Turkey’s $20bn nuclear plant, reported Bloomberg.
TotalEnergies and Veolia have signed an agreement to commence the construction of 17-megawatt peak (MWp) solar PV plant to provide power for a desalination plant in Sur, a city of Oman.
Egypt has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with India’s ReNew Power for the development of a green hydrogen factory in the Suez Canal Economic Zone, reported Reuters.
Maire Tecnimont’s subsidiary Tecnimont, in cooperation with its sister company Nextchem, has secured an EPC contract for a low-carbon ammonia Synloop facility in the Gulf Cooperation Council region.
UAE-based Masdar has plans to construct four solar power plants in Iraq with a total production capacity of 1GW, reported Zawya, citing an Iraqi official.
Sertavul has chosen GE and its solution partner Inogen to build a hybrid wind + solar project in Turkey.
JGC Arabia, the Saudi subsidiary of Japanese engineering group JGC Holdings, has secured a contract from Aramco to perform engineering and construction work for Saudi oil major’s processing facilities within the Zuluf field.
Air Products, a US-based industrial gases company, OQ, an Oman-based integrated energy group, and ACWA Power, a Saudi-based developer-operator of water and power plants, have signed a joint development agreement (JDA) to build green hydrogen-based ammonia production facility that is powered by clean energy.
The Government of Iraq is set to award contracts for construction of solar power plants to two UAE companies in an effort to increase its dependence on renewable sources of energy, reported Iraqi daily Alsabah.
India-based Reliance Industries has signed a shareholder agreement with Abu Dhabi Chemicals Derivatives Company (TA’ZIZ) for TA’ZIZ EDC & PVC.
US-based H2-Industries has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Madayn, Oman’s Public Establishment for Industrial Estates, to build a waste-to-hydrogen plant in the Middle Eastern country.
India-based Larsen & Toubro’s (L&T) Power Transmission & Distribution Business has secured orders in India and the UAE.
Spanish engineering and renewables group Abengoa has completed the construction of three 200MW parabolic trough plants that are part of Phase IV of the Mohammed bid Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (MBR), being developed in the Saih al Dahal area, around 50km south of Dubai, the UAE.
Saudi Arabian energy company ACWA Power has broken ground on a 240MW wind power project in Azerbaijan.
McDermott Middle East has secured an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) contract from QatarEnergy for the offshore facilities of the North Field Expansion project.