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Indonesian coal power project back on track says president


An Indonesian coal-fired power plant project that has suffered repeated delays could begin construction in April.  

Beijing schedules closure of final coal-fired power plants


China’s capital city is replacing its remaining coal-fired power plants with four gas-fired power stations.

India takes first steps toward offshore wind


India has begun the process of evaluating offshore wind potential off the coast of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu states.

MHPS in control systems deal for India supercritical coal plant

20/03/2015 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has won an order for control systems for a supercritical coal-fired power plant being built in...

Bin Qasim Power Station to undergo $400m coal-fired power conversion

19/03/2015 K-Energy is set to begin work on a $400m coal conversion project in Pakistan after the country’s National Electric Power Regula...

GE on the potential of energy storage


Matt Cunningham of GE Power Conversion discusses the present and future of energy storage.

India power minister talks up $100bn renewable energy ambitions

18/03/2015 India's Minister for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal, talks about the country's energy challenges and ...

Is India's vision for solar power becoming reality?

18/03/2015 India's huge solar ambitions have just grown a whole lot  larger, but can the Modi administration turn its soaring goals i...

Industry Highlights


The "crisis in conventional power generation continues."

Gas power to challenge coal in Asia


A new report by Wood Mackenzie predicts increasing competition from natural gas in power generation in Asia.

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