Energy & Utilities

Covanta, GIG reach financial close on UK energy recovery facility

25 Mar 2019 | Europe

Covanta Holding and Green Investment Group (GIG) have announced that the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility in Bedfordshire, England, has reached financial close.

E.ON begins construction on 151MW wind farm in South Texas

22 Mar 2019 | North America

German energy company E.ON has announced that construction on the 151MW Peyton Creek Windfarm project, located in Matagorda County, Texas, has commenced and the facility is expected to be commissioned before the end of 2019.

Fluence JV wins EPC contract for desalination plant in Egypt

22 Mar 2019 | Africa

The International Co. for Water Services & Infrastructure (IWSI) and construction company Hassan Allam EPC have won a $74m EPC contract in Egypt to design and construct a 40,000m³/day seawater desalination plant, with infrastructure designed and built for a future capacity expansion to 8 ...

WCM secures planning approval for Woodhouse Colliery in UK

21 Mar 2019 | Europe

West Cumbria Mining (WCM) has secured planning approval from Cumbria County Council (CCC) to develop its metallurgical coal project Woodhouse Colliery, a new underground mine near Whitehaven in West Cumbria.

Ofgem supports 600MW Shetland subsea transmission link to Scotland

21 Mar 2019 | Europe

The UK Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has decided to provisionally approve a proposal by Scottish and Southern Energy Networks (SSEN) to build a 600MW subsea electricity transmission link from Shetland to mainland Scotland.

Fluor-TechnipFMC JV completes construction on Sasol project in US

20 Mar 2019 | North America

Fluor Technip Integrated (FTI), a joint venture between engineering and construction firm Fluor and TechnipFMC, has completed the EPCM services scope of work on Sasol’s petrochemical complex in Westlake, Louisiana, US.

UK water company Severn Trent announces first contractors for AMP7

20 Mar 2019 | Europe

Severn Trent, a water company based in the UK and constituent of the FTSE 100 Index, has announced details of the first contractors it plans to use to deliver its £2bn investment in its construction projects for the seventh asset management period (AMP7).

Ghella-Abergeldie JV to deliver $1.2bn wastewater tunnel in New Zealand

14 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Auckland water services company Watercare and the Ghella-Abergeldie Joint Venture have signed a contract for Watercare’s Central Interceptor, a $1.2bn wastewater tunnel with associated infrastructure.

Construction to begin on £150m coastal risk management works in Wales

14 Mar 2019 | Europe

Construction is set to commence on coastal risk management works as part of a £150m investment over three years across Wales, UK.

Drax secures approval for rapid response gas power station in UK

14 Mar 2019 | Europe

Drax Power has secured approval from the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) for an application submitted by the company for the construction of a gas power station in Bedfordshire to support the electricity system as more renewables come online.

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