Hinkley Point C progress expected as Chinese state visit beckons

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.

MHPS wins first Chinese order for M701F5 gas turbines

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has won its first Chinese order for its M701F5 gas turbines.
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850 MW gas-fired power plant set for Mexico

Iberdrola has been awarded the contract to build an 85 MW combined cycle gas-fired power plant in Mexico by the Mexican government.

Japan installs world’s largest floating offshore wind turbine

The world's largest floating wind turbine was installed this week off the Japanese coast.
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GE confirms concessions made to win EU favour on Alstom

In a bid to meet European Union competition expectations, General Electric has offered concessions in its efforts to finalise its £9bn takeover of France’s Alstom.

Floating offshore wind project moves forward

The second phase of a Japanese floating offshore wind project has been successfully completed.  

Coal plant provides CO2 for methanol production

A consortium with energy plant constructor Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe (MHPSE) acting as system integrator is setting up a plant in which carbon dioxide from a coal power plant and hydrogen are converted into methanol.

Tried and trusted reference plants the way forward for nuclear

The nuclear power industry ought to stick to proven plant designs to negotiate its development in the short term and needs to seriously address its public perception. Those were some of the key consensual points at a forum on the status and future of the industry at POWER-GEN Europe in Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Mitsubishi to supply turbines for 950MW Korean gas-fired power plant

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Marubeni have secured a contract to deliver turbines to power the 950 MW Pyeongtaek gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power plant in South Korea.

MHPS wins turbine order for Korean LNG-fired power plant

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems together with Marubeni Corporation has won an order for two gas turbines and a steam turbine for a new 950 MW LNG-fired combined cycle power plant in Korea.

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