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The latest news, project announcements, reports, policy, legislation concerning electricity generation across global power and energy sectors, focusing on renewable energy news, fossil fuel, natural gas, hydrogen, clean energy, nuclear power and energy storage. This news will include digitalisation projects and smart grid developments in the power generation space.

hydro power

GE to supply turbines for 500MW pumped storage plant in India

MEIL has selected GE Renewable Energy to supply and commission four 125MW fixed speed pumped storage turbine-generator units for the new Kundah hydropower plant in India.
corporate power purchase agreements

Corporate power purchase agreements reach 8.9GW in the first half of...

Consulting fir BloombergNEF has released a new report analysing corporate power purchase agreements in the first half of 2020.
coal to clean energy

Greece sets ambitious targets to phase out coal by 2028

Greece has committed euros 5 billion ($5.9 billion) to phase-out the use of coal by 80% by 2023, to reduce the nation’s carbon footprint.

GIG and Iberdrola to develop Japan’s offshore wind market

Iberdrola has reached an agreement with Macquarie’s Green Investment Group to acquire 100% of the Tokyo-based developer Acacia Renewables.
carbon capture total

US DoE announces $1.5m in funding for carbon capture project with...

The US Department of Energy has announced additional funding for a carbon capture technology research and development project with Total.
cambodia wartsila genset

Wärtsilä signs 5-year maintenance deal for 200MW Cambodian power plant

Wärtsilä has signed a five-year power plant maintenance deal covering the Electricite du Cambodge C7 power plan in Cambodia.
China gas power plants

Trade war with the US makes owners of Chinese gas power...

Owners and operators of gas power plants in China are suffering as a result of the US-China trade war, according to Wood & Mackenzie.
coal power plant

Fossil-fuel power is here to stay says Australian PM

During a national address this week, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison stood up passionately for a fossil-fuel powered future.
New Zealand geothermal

New Zealand and Caribbean to collaborate on geothermal

New Zealand and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Commission will study possible opportunities for the direct use of geothermal energy outside of electricity generation.
clean energy chile

Verano Capital adds 9MW of clean energy to Chilean grid

American clean energy projects developer Verano Capital has inaugurated its latest PMGD solar park, El Litre del Verano in Chile.

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