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Hong Kong to set new power plant emissions caps

A plan proposed this week could see Hong Kong's power producers making deep cuts to emissions from four of the city’s power plants.

Statkraft takes 98 per cent share in Chilean hydro firm

Statkraft subsidiary, Statkraft Chile Inversiones Electricas Ltda, has announced the acquisition of a 98.18% stake in Chilean hydropower firm Empresa Electrica Pilmaiquen SA.
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$2bn coal-fired power plant planned for India

China's leading power generation company is exploring the possibility of investing more than $2bn to build around 2000 MW of coal-based power plant in Gujarat.

China’s biggest nuclear operator looks to raise $3.16bn

China General Nuclear Power Group is raising up to $3.16 billion in an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong.

Coal and gas-fired generation slump hits EnergyAustralia

One of Australia’s top utilities has announced a loss of A$350m for 2013.

Exxon Mobil offloads coal and gas-fired power plants in $3.4bn sale

Exxon Mobil Corp has agreed to sell its majority stakes in a Hong Kong utility and a power storage firm for $3.4bn, helping the U.S. oil major raise funds to plough back into its core operations.

CLP India’s Jhajjar plant operational

The only multinational company operating in India’s power generation space, CLP Power India Pvt. Ltd., has announced that the first unit of its 1320 MW power plant at Jhajjar in Haryana had begun operations.

CLP Power sets out wind farm plan

CLP Power may raise electricity rates 2 per cent every year to cover the cost of a planned offshore wind farm, said the Hong Kong based power company.

Why partial discharge measurement can pay dividends

 Recently developed techniques to assess the condition of live power assets by measuring partial discharge activity are transforming the way assets are managed around the world. New converts report dramatically improved network reliability and better customer service at lower cost. So how has partial discharge measurement technology developed – and what are its implications? 

Joining the nuclear club

 Dozens of nations in all four corners of the globe are queuing up to join the nuclear club. A report commissioned by the German Federal Ministry of Environment looks at their prospects.

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