The AES Corporation wi sell its entire equity interest in the 1,242MW Mong Duong 2 coal-fired power plant in Vietnam to a consortium led by a US-based investor.
Construction of the Andes Solar II-B solar+storage project as well as the Capo Lindo wind farm has been started by AES Gener.
Siemens and US company AES Corp are to form a new global energy storage company called Fluence.
Gas & Oil Fired
Panama's first gas-fired power plant is set to come online by 2018 as construction work began last week.
Equipment & Technology
Gineke van Dijk, senior manager for customers and markets of TenneT, the Netherlands’ national grid operator believes batteries will prove to be an “excellent alternative” to conventional power plants in providing balancing services, especially as a complement to increased solar and wind deployment.