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.
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.
Australian integrated services company Downer Group has won an A$80m (£45m) Balance of Plant contract for the 244MW Bango Wind Farm project to be located in New South Wales, Australia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved $252m (£207.4m) funding for the construction of Lekela Power’s new 250MW wind farm, West Bakr Wind, in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt.
Sydney-based Alinta Energy has broken ground on the 214MW Yandin wind farm in the Shire of Dandaragan, Western Australia.
Indianapolisheadquartered Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives (IEA) has secured a $98m (£80.6m) contract from EDF Renewables North America for the 300MW Milligan 1 wind farm, located near Nebraska’s capital city of Lincoln.
Italian energy company Enel, through its subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, has commenced construction on two wind farms in the US, with a total installed capacity of 302.5MW.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced that it will provide up to €385m (£316.4m) to Saudi Arabia’s Alfanar to fund the construction of 547MW Lanuza onshore wind project in Spain.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide €149m (£122m) to Ukrainian utility Ukrenergo to support the country in upgrading its power transmission network.
Technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded an EPC contract for a 100MW/100MWh capacity energy storage project in South East Asia.
UK-based construction firm Tolent has begun work on the operational base for Triton Knoll wind farm at Grimsby’s Royal Dock off the coast of Lincolnshire in the North Sea, England.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) have agreed to provide green financing to Iberdrola for its 500MW Núñez de Balboa solar project in Extremadura, Spain.
Siemens has issued contracts to companies across the UK for constructing transmission infrastructure for the 950MW Moray East Offshore Wind farm.
GE Renewable Energy has announced plans for a new offshore wind factory as well as an operation and development centre in Guangdong province, China, to meet the growing demand for global offshore wind energy.
US-based renewable energy developer Longroad Energy has closed financing and begun construction on the 243MW El Campo wind farm in Knox County in the US state of Texas.
Enel Green Power RSA, the South African subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 140MW Garob wind farm in South Africa.
Ukrainian energy firm DTEK Renewables has secured €90m (£80.5m) in financing to build phase II of the Primorskaya Wind Electricity Plant (WEP) in Zaporizhzhya region, Ukraine.
Spanish conglomerate group Acciona has started construction on the 64MWp Usya solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Chile.
UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has secured a £50m contract from National Grid to replace a high-voltage substation at its Littlebrook Power Station in Kent.
A consortium led by French state-owned utility EDF has been selected by the French government to build the 600MW offshore wind project off the coast of Dunkirk.