Downer EDI has won an AUD200M ($148M) contract from Palisade Investment Partners and ESCO Pacific (ESCO) for a solar power project near Townsville in Queensland, Australia.
A wholly-owned subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co has received tax equity financing commitments from MidAmerican Wind Tax Equity Holdings, a Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiary, and Citi for its 160MW Rattlesnake Wind Project in McCulloch County, Texas.
The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has awarded three contracts worth CAD86M ($62.6M) for high voltage cabling and accessories, and transmission and distribution line relocation works in Canada.
Engineering and infrastructure firm RCR Tomlinson has secured a $175M contract to design and build a solar farm in Dalby, Queensland, Australia.
Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills LLC has started construction on a JPY35bn ($315M) solar power plant in Japan.
Canadian Solar has secured $97M in debt financing from Prudential Capital Group for its 92MWp IS-42 solar power project near Fayetteville, North Carolina.
A consortium of Spanish conglomerate Acciona and Portuguese firms Mota Engil and Edivisa (Visabeira Group) have bagged a €110M contract from Iberdrola to build the Alto Tâmega dam and hydroelectric plant on the river Tâmega in Portugal.
Nord Stream 2, owned by Russia-based Gazprom, has signed financing agreements with Engie, OMV, Royal Dutch Shell, Uniper and Wintershall for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project.
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged an export order worth INR100bn ($1.5bn) to set up the 1,320MW (2x660MW) Maitree Super Thermal Power Project in Bangladesh.
Balfour Beatty secured a new contract from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks to design and renovate five 132kV overhead lines across Southern England.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved the eligibility assessment for compliance review for the construction of the 125MW Coal Sendou Power Plant Project in Bargny Minam village, Senegal.
Acciona Energy has started construction on the 132MW Mount Gellibrand wind farm in the Australian state of Victoria.
Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA), a subsidiary of Enel, has begun construction on the 300MW Red Dirt wind farm in the US.
A joint venture (JV) of Spain-based Abengoa and Italy-based Fisia Italimpianti has won a contract to build a desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.
Kiewit Infrastructure West has won a $275M contract from the California Department of Water Resources to repair Oroville Dam’s spillways in California, US.
Dayim Punj Lloyd Construction Contracting Company, a subsidiary of Punj Lloyd, has won an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract to deliver the ‘Clean Fuels Interfacing Facilities Project’ in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.
A joint venture (JV) between CH2M and VolkerStevin has won a contract to undertake major improvements on the wastewater treatment system and facilities within the Morecambe Bay catchment in the UK.
Acciona has secured a contract from Metro Vancouver to design, build and commission the new CAD525M ($393.9M) wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Vancouver, Canada.
Reliance Power has signed agreements with the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDP) for the first phase of a 750MW LNG-based combined cycle power project in Meghnaghat, Bangladesh.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Construction power transmission and distribution unit has bagged an $817M contract from Qatar General Electricity & Water (KAHRAMAA) for phase XIII of the ongoing Qatar Electricity Transmission Network Expansion Plan.