Qatar Petroleum is set to establish a new petrochemicals complex at Ras Laffan Industrial City and has invited proposals from international companies for partnering with it in the development and operation of the plant.
Downer EDI has secured an EPC contract worth AUD150m ($113m) from First Solar for the 87MWac Beryl Solar Farm in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
A joint venture between Fluor and JGC has been selected as an EPC contractor by LNG Canada for its planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility in Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada.
Australian integrated energy firm AGL Energy is set to construct a 252MW gas-fired power plant near Newcastle in the Australian state of New South Wales.
First Solar has unveiled plans to build a new solar module manufacturing facility near its Perrysburg, Ohio, flagship plant.
US-based Buckeye Partners has formed a joint venture with Phillips 66 Partners and Andeavor to develop a new deep-water, open access marine terminal in Ingleside, Texas.
Acciona Energia will build two photovoltaic plants and two wind farms in Chile, with a total capacity of 400MW and an investment of $600m, over three years.
Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power and China’s Shanghai Electric have signed an EPC contract for the 700MW fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, a concentrated solar power (CSP) project in Dubai, UAE.
Spanish renewable energy and infrastructure company Acciona Energy has won a contract from the Queensland government to transform 1,250 hectares of state-owned land at Aldoga, outside Gladstone in Queensland, into a 265MW solar farm to power up to 122,000 homes.
Saudi Aramco has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ratnagiri Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (RRPCL) to develop and build a $44bn integrated mega refinery and petrochemicals complex in Maharashtra, India.
Acciona Energia is set to build its second wind farm in Texas and the company’s ninth in the US, which will increase the company’s US wind power capacity to 866MW.
UK-based developer and contractor Durkan has signed a contract with Peabody housing association to deliver a major phase in its Thamesmead regeneration work, one of the largest projects of its kind in London.
The board of directors of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California has approved additional funding of $10.8bn for the construction of the $16.7bn, full California WaterFix project to modernise the state’s ageing water delivery system.
Saudi Aramco and French integrated oil and gas company Total have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build a petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to break ground on the 40-inchx614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline and stations – the single biggest gas pipeline project in the history of oil and gas operation in Nigeria.
Reliance Infrastructure has won an INR10.81bn ($166.37m) EPC contract from Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) for Common Services System, Structure and Components (SSC) package and allied civil works of Units 3 and 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu, India.
A consortium of L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE) and Subsea 7 has won a contract from Saudi Aramco for three gas production deck modules.
A special purpose entity (SPE) led by Shandong KERUI Petroleum Equipment has signed an agreement with Brazilian Petroleum Corporation (Petrobras) to establish a $600m natural gas processing unit (UPGN) in Itaborai, Rio.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan have officially marked the start of construction at the $20bn Akkuyu nuclear power plant (NPP) in the southern province of Mersin, Turkey.
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has won an INR44bn ($677m) EPC order for setting up a 1x660MW supercritical thermal power plant in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The order has been placed on BHEL by the Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd (UPRVUNL).