Dutch marine engineering giant Van Oord has acquired Bilfinger’s offshore wind business in a strategic move aimed at improving its position in the German market.
The Spanish firm Endesa will have a significant growth in Colombia with the setting up of one of its most important projects of recent times: the El Quimbo hydropower plant.
Endesa Chile has unveiled a plan to develop 36 projects, amounting to 6300 MW of power in Brazil, Chile, Peru and Colombia.
Endesa Chile, a subsidiary of Italian energy firm Enel and the South American country's principal power producer, has announced that its 2014 profits came in at $557.5m, a 5 per cent drop from the previous year.
Endesa Chile has reached an agreement with irrigators from the Laja River's basin to limit water extractions from the El Toro reservoir.
Enel’s CEO, Francesco Starace says Italy’s largest utility is considering shifting its focus away from Europe altogether, preferring the growing market of Latin America.
In its latest bid to reduce a $37bn debt, E.ON is asking for bids for its Spanish power business, with plenty of interested parties in the wings.
E.ON CEO and President of Eurelectric Johannes Teyssen has told a gathering of European Union electricity industry executives and EU policy makers that Europe’s power industry faces a deeper crisis due to poorly conceived energy market designs.
The construction of the 740 MW Punta Alcalde coal-fired power plant in Chile looks like finally going ahead after the country’s Supreme Court ruled against environmentalist’s objections.
An increase in its customer base has seen Westinghouse inaugurate the extension of its European Maintenance Center in Nivelles, Belgium.