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Doosan Škoda Power completes turbine installation at Saudi plant

A pair of two Doosan Škoda Power cylinder DST-S10 condensation turbines with no reheating and with axial output have been successfully installed at the Fadhili steam-gas power plant.

Nexans wins power cable contract for Serbia’s largest power plant

Nexans has signed a €2.1 million contract to deliver fire retardant power cables for the new flue gas desulfurization unit at the Nikola Tesla A coal-fired power plant in Serbia.

Siemens Gamesa launches SG 3.4-145 wind turbine in India

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced that it has launched its new turbine, the SG 3.4-145, into India’s onshore wind market.

Ofgem announces £25bn investment to meet UK’s net zero target

Ofgem has unveiled proposals for a five-year investment programme designed to transform Britain’s energy networks to deliver emissions-free green energy
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Iberdrola announces wind technology start-up challenge

Spanish utility Iberdrola has launched a new Startup Challenge in search of innovative and competitive wind technology solutions that will help improve monitoring systems on existing turbines.

IEA Clean Energy Transitions Summit delivers on expectations

Leaders representing 80% of global energy consumption gathered at the highest-profile energy and climate discussion since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic – at the IEA Clean Energy Transitions Summit.

Power station ash paves the way for UK road building project

More than 10,000 tonnes of ash from Drax, the UK’s biggest power station, played a crucial role in the early completion of the UK’s biggest road scheme in Cambridgeshire.

BP partners with JinkoPower to decarbonise China’s companies

The partnership is targeting the development of an innovative, integrated energy solution business delivering renewable power and Energy-as-a-Service digital tools.
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Enel and Norfund to co-finance renewables in India

Enel Green Power has partnered with Norfund for developing countries (Norfund) to co-finance, build and operate new renewable energy projects in India.

Ed’s note: High five for hydrogen strategy

The EU has revealed two energy strategies which EC executive vice-president for the Green Deal, Frans Timmermans, said were ambitious and necessary.

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