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Edison to build 760 MW CCGT plant in Italy
Edison is to build a natural gas fired combined cycle power plant in Presenzano, in Caserta province, Italy.
HL-class power island for South Korea
Siemens has contracted to set up an HL-class power island for a new CCGT power plant in South Korea. The two units will be the first HL-class units to be supplied to a customer in Asia.
Mitsui invests in Thai gas plant
Mitsui & Co. is to go ahead with investment in a gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Thailand.
AES signs Son My 2 MOU
US energy firm AES has signed an agreement with the Vietnamese government to build the $1.7 billion Son My 2 gas-fired power plant.
Irsching 4 and 5 to be decommissioned – again
The owners of the Irsching 4 and 5 gas-fired power plants have notified the Federal Network Agency and the TSO TenneT for the fourth time of the provisional closure of the units.
Drax gas plans permitted
The UK government has approved plans by Drax to convert two of its coal-fired power generating units in England to gas firing.
GE completes GT upgrade at Songas Ubungo PP
Upgrades to the GE fleet of four gas turbines at the Songas Ubungo power plant in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, have been completed ahead of schedule.
Ansaldo wins Irsching contract
Ansaldo Energia has been awarded an EPC contract for the design, supply and installation of a 300 MW open-cycle thermoelectric power plant in Irsching, Germany.
Sener consortium completes Empalme I CC plant
Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) and the Sener-OHL have signed the Provisional Acceptance Report for the Empalme I combined cycle plant.
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.
MHPS to equip Sharjah CCGT
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has received a turnkey contract to build a 1026 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant in the United Arab Emirates.
GE targets GT26 fleet with major upgrade
GE has launched a major upgrade for the GT26 gas turbine, with the lead/validation project to be carried out at the Enfield combined cycle plant in the UK.
Ansaldo Energia wins Bengang contract
Ansaldo Energia has signed a contract to supply a AE94.2K gas turbine and syngas compressor train for the 180 MW Bengang CC power plant in northeast China.
Gazprom starts on Serbian CCGT
Gazprom has started the construction of a 200 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant in Serbia.
Ansaldo and Edison agreement to upgrade Marghera Levante
The 300 million euros contract is expected to make the Marghera Levante power plant the most efficient in Europe.
World Bank aids Armenian power project
The IFC and MIGA have arranged a $202 million debt finance and guarantee package for Armenia’s first greenfield project-financed power plant.
First Siemens H-class turbine for the GCC
Siemens has signed a contract to build what is expected to be the most efficient power plant in the United Arab Emirates.
Carlyle buys Emera plants
Carlyle Power Partners has sealed a deal with Canadian firm Emera to purchase three natural gas-fired power plants in New England.
'Market conditions' halt Tilbury project
RWE says it has decided to freeze the development of the 2500 MW Tilbury Energy Centre in the UK.