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$1.4bn investment in renewables in Thailand


Energy Absolute is to invest over $1.4bn over the next three years to boost generation capacity from renewable energy.

Indian PM dedicates new power plants despite ongoing coal shortage

22/08/2014 India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, dedicated a new coal-fired power plant this week in Maharashtra state, as the nation exp...

Chinese make big inroads in nuclear power


2 GW solar plant to help fix Indian state's energy shortfall


India’s energy minister announced this week that a 2000 MW solar power plant is to be built in Punjab state.

South Korea may be forced to abandon nuclear power due to spent fuel issue

19/08/2014 South Korea is under pressure to find storage space for its spent nuclear fuel, as temporary storage capacity is expected to be...

India’s Welspun plans $2.5bn solar energy investment


The Welspun Group has announced that it is to invest over $2.5bn in increasing its solar power capacity in India.

DNV signs climate pact with UN Environment Programme

15/08/2014 Norwegian company DNV GL has signed a strategic partnership with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) to improve access to clima...

Thai power company in JV negotiations

15/08/2014 Thailand's Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding is reportedly in negotiations for seven power plant joint ventures at home...

Udupi coal-fired power plant in $983m sale


The 1200 MW Udupi coal-fired power plant in western India has been purchased from Lanco by Adani Power.

Giant hydroelectric project tallies with World Bank’s mission

13/08/2014 Meike van Ginneken, the World Bank Group's Energy Practice Manager for Central & West Africa, explains why the bank is supp...

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