Movable flood-protection weirs are being installed in the UK for the first time in Leeds, after more than 2,000 homes were flooded in 2015.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved $134.75M in financing for electricity companies operating in north-western Turkey.
A consortium of Shell, Van Oord, Eneco and Mitsubishi/DGE has been awarded a contract to build the second Borssele offshore wind farm in the Dutch North Sea.
The latest study from the Centre for Research and Innovation for Groundwater Infiltration into Urban Infrastructure suggests that the issue of groundwater infiltration into sewers is a worldwide problem that can’t be solved immediately.
There is a significant risk of severe drought in England and Wales with the potential to disrupt the public water supply sector, according to a Water UK report.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is set to provide $1bn in financing for the expansion of the Shah Deniz II gas field in Azerbaijan.
Danish engineering and contracting firm Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) has started construction on a new turnkey biomass-fired cogeneration plant in France.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a €190M loan to Lithuania-based Lietuvos Energija for the construction of a new combined-heat-and-power (CHP) plant in Vilnius, Lithuania.
German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract to deliver two high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) converter stations for the first electricity interconnector between Germany and Belgium.
Pennon, the parent company of Viridor, has announced plans to invest £252M on a new energy recovery facility in Avonmouth, UK.
UAE-based engineering services provider Lamprell has secured a $225M contract from ScottishPower Renewables for the fabrication of multiple jackets and piles for the East Anglia One Offshore Wind Farm.
German energy company Stadtwerke Kiel has approved the construction of a gas power plant in Kiel, Germany and has appointed Kraftanlagen München (KAM) as the general contractor for the project.
UK-based construction firm Costain has won a £113M contract from National Grid to enhance its Peterborough and Huntingdon compressor stations.
UK-based United Utilities Group has received final planning consent from Allerdale Council for the construction of a £300M water pipeline project in West Cumbria, UK.
Swedish state-owned energy firm Vattenfall has secured a contract for the construction of a Danish 600MW offshore wind farm in the Baltic Sea.
A consortium of Boskalis subsidiary VBMS and NKT Cables has won a contract to connect two offshore wind farms to TenneT’s onshore grid in the Netherlands.
Murphy in partnership with Siemens has been awarded a contract to build a converter station and nine compound buildings for the Nemo Link interconnector project in Richborough, Kent.
National Grid has unveiled plans for a £2.8bn project to connect the proposed nuclear power station at Moorside in Cumbria into the electricity network.
Contractor J Murphy & Sons has completed the first phase of the £138M reheat biomass combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Cramlington, Northumberland.
Technip Norge has signed an engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract from DEA for work on the Dvalin gas field development in the Norwegian Sea.