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.
Italian company Salini Impregilo Group subsidiary Fisia Italimpianti has secured a $215m (£170m) contract from Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos (Aysa) for Lot 2 of the Riachuelo engineering and infrastructure project in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to reduce pollution in the Riachuelo River.
Austrian construction firm Strabag has been issued a notice to commence construction of two more tunnels (Drives 2 and 3) at the North Yorkshire Polyhalite Project in the UK.
International Finance Corporation (IFC), a World Bank Group member, has approved $500m (£394.3m) in financing for Pan American Energy (PAE) to support the company in upgrading its refinery in Argentina to produce low-emissions diesel fuel.
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.
Black Construction (BCC), a subsidiary of construction company Tutor Perini, has secured a contract worth approximately $122m (£95.7m) to upgrade the Northern District Wastewater Treatment Plant (NDWWTP) in the Village of Dededo, Guam.
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.
Larsen & Toubro's (L&T) Power business has been awarded engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by India's SJVN Thermal for the 2x660MW ultra-supercritical power plant in Buxar district in the Indian state of Bihar.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering (MHIENG) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, (MHIA), group companies of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have been awarded a construction contract for large-scale polyethylene plant in Texas, US.
European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide €85.9m (£76.3m) loan to Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority for the construction of the Bakheng Water Treatment Plant in Cambodia.
McDermott has announced substantial completion of 980MW St. Charles Power Station in Montz, Louisiana, US for Entergy Louisiana, a subsidiary of Entergy Corporation.
Mott MacDonald has been selected as lead consultant for the 1,410MW Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project, which is being delivered by the Water and Power Development Authority of Pakistan.
The Canadian government has approved the construction of the proposed C$7.4bn (£4.4bn) Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMEP).
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has floated a tender for the fifth phase of the AED50bn (£10bn) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.
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.
Gulf Coast Growth Ventures, a 50/50 joint venture of ExxonMobil and Saudi Basic Industries (SABIC), is set to commence construction on $9bn (£7bn) petrochemical plant in Texas, US in the third quarter of this year.