Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and construction company Daelim Industrial have secured a contract to supply an ultra-supercritical-pressure boiler for a power plant in South Korea.
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."
Indonesia's state-owned electricity utility has signed an agreement with Marubeni and its partners to purchase power from the Cirebon coal-fired expansion power plant to be built in West Java Province of Indonesia.
Sumitomo has won a contract to build a $300m order to build a gas-fired power plant in Turkmenistan.
Siemens has received an order to supply six gas turbines, four steam turbines and ten generators for a new combined-cycle gas-fired power generating facility in Qatar, which is set to provide 25 per cent of the nation’s power.
The British government is hoping the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping next week helps generate the positive momentum required to reach a final investment decision on the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant construction in western England.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has won its first Chinese order for its M701F5 gas turbines.