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Power Engineering International Newscast

29/10/2014 This week's Power Engineering International Newscast features stories from Europe, China, India, North Africa and North America.

Swiss firm claims power storage breakthrough

28/10/2014 A Swiss company is to invest in a $1bn plant in the US after claiming a major step forward in developing power storage technolo...

ABB wins $55m order to strengthen Dubai grid


ABB is to build a substation to connect Mohammed Bin Rashid solar power park and strengthen the Dubai grid by 100 MW.

China wind sector to post record growth


China’s wind sector is set to post record growth this year despite persistent challenges, new analysis has found.

Honduras to invest over $1.6bn in solar projects

17/10/2014 Honduras' National Electric Energy Company (ENEE) approved 23 solar photovoltaic (PV) projects over the past summer, with a tot...

China to phase out solar and wind subsidies by 2020

15/10/2014 China is set to dramatically reduce its subsidy support for solar and wind power, the nation’s 13th five-year energy plan (2016...

Jordan ready to reap tri-fuel plant benefits


The world's largest internal combustion engine power plant is poised to enter commercial operation this month in Jordan.

Heart-shaped solar plant to be built on Pacific island


The world’s first heart-shaped solar power plant is to be built on a Pacific island, its developer has announced.

Renewables to generate 12.5 per cent of Guatemala's power within three years

08/10/2014 Guatemala's Ministry of Energy and Mines forecasts that within the coming three years renewable energy sources will provide up ...

Financial close announced for 24 MW Jordanian solar PV plant

08/10/2014 US-based solar firm SunEdison has closed financing arrangements for the construction of one of Jordan's largest solar power pla...

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