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Parsons Brinckerhoff has been appointed by Glennmont Partners to provide design and engineering services on the £160m biomass plant in Teesside, England.
In a March note, Greenpeace EnergyDesk editor Christine Ottery wrote that European environmental regulations for power plants, which are expected to be finalized by 2016 and come into force by 2020 as part of the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED), "could change the face of Europe's energy system ... though hardly anyone knows they exist."
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with US-based nuclear technology firm TerraPower for development of what will be the world’s first travelling wave nuclear reactor.
Dong Energy has awarded Babcock & Wilcox and $80m contract to build a biomass power plant in east Denmark.