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Eurowind chooses Siemens Gamesa for Denmark’s largest onshore wind project
Siemens Gamesa has signed an order with Eurowind Energy for Thorup-Sletten, the largest onshore windfarm in Denmark.
Wärtsilä providing seed funding to Soletair Power Oy
Wärtsilä has agreed to provide Euros 500 000 in seed funding to Soletair Power Oy, a Finland based startup company operating in the field of 'Power-to-X'.
Negev CSP comes online
Negev Energy has completed its 121 MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in Israel.
Japanese firms form offshore wind JV
Japanese firms Hitachi Zosen Corporation and Eco Power Co Ltd have established a joint venture to build a 500 MW wind farm off the coast of northeast Japan.
Terna announces new US investment
Greek renewable energy developer Terna Energy has paid $310 million for a 200 MW wind farm in Texas, USA.
Engie, Tokyo Gas create renewables JV
Engie and Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd Have announced plans to create a new joint venture to develop renewable energy projects in Mexico.
E.On boosts its Texas portfolio
E.On has started the construction of a new 220 MW wind farm in Texas, USA.
ABB reinvents the LV DC circuit breaker
ABB has developed what it describes as a revolutionary solid-state circuit breaker concept for low voltage DC.
Tata to build Europe’s largest waste-to-energy plant
Tata Chemicals Europe intends to operate a new energy from waste plant at its Lostock manufacturing site in Northwich, UK.
Canadian CNSC receives first application for an SMR
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has received its first licence application for a small modular reactor.
Saft and Tianneng join forces
Saft has signed an agreement with Tianneng Energy Technology (TET), a subsidiary of the Chinese Tianneng Group, to create a joint venture to expand their lithium-ion production capacity.
DNV studies Tampen proposal
DNV GL is to carry out a verification study of Equinor’s proposed Hywind Tampen floating offshore wind farm.
EGP buys 13 GW Tradewind pipeline
Enel Green Power (EGP) says it has closed a deal to purchase Kansas-based renewable developer Tradewind Energy, Inc.
Consent for 1700 MW gas plant
Plans for a large-scale combined cycle gas fired power plant in northern England have been given the go-ahead.
US Congress considers energy storage tax credits
Lawmakers in the USA will consider plans to include energy storage technologies in the country’s investment tax credit (ITC) scheme after new legislation was introduced.
MHI Vestas booked for Kincardine wind array
MHI Vestas has confirmed it will supply five turbines for the Kincardine floating offshore wind farm in Scotland.
Siemens launches new onshore WTGs
The Siemens Gamesa onshore portfolio has been enlarged with the launch of the company’s new 5.X platform rated at 5.8 MW.
Vestas returns to the top of the WTG rankings
Vestas Wind Systems has re-established itself as the leading manufacturer for wind turbines with over 10 GW of global installations in 2018.
EU carbon market emissions fell 4.2 % in 2018
Greenhouse gas emissions from stationary installations regulated under EU’s carbon market decreased by 4.2 % last year to 1679 million tonnes.