Egypt to introduce international tender for Dabaa nuclear power project by 2014

International | Jul 21 - Global Data Point
The project, to be built on the Mediterranean coast, is being initiated in order to increase the national capacity to generate electricity. The power produced from the Dabaa nuclear project will be used to overcome electricity requirements. Egypt's military engineering organization has set September 7, 2014 as deadline for finishing the plant's infrastructure rehabilitation, costing EGP13 ...

Finavera Wind Energy Sells Remaining 10% Equity Interest in 105 Megawatt Cloosh Valley Wind Project to SSE Renewables for EUR 2.1 million

Wind | Jul 21 - Canada Newswire
Finavera Wind Energy Inc. ("Finavera" or the "Company") (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce that it has completed a series of agreements for the sale of its 10% equity interest in the 105 megawatt ("MW") Cloosh Valley Wind Project in County Galway, Ireland (the "Project") to SSE Renewables (Ireland) Limited ("SSER") for EUR 2.1 million.

Uzbekistan plans to construct another solar power station

International | Jul 21 - UzDaily (Uzbekistan)
The Government of Uzbekistan is planning to attract a grant of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to develop feasibility study of the project on construction of the second solar power station in the country.

Montenegrin energy producer EPCG says 2013 output up 40.3% to 3,809 GWh

International | Jul 21 - IntelliNews - Weekly Reports
State-controlled Montenegrin energy firm EPCG said its electricity output rose 40.3% to 3,809 GWh last year and was 21.2% above plan.

Annual outage to begin at Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant

Nuclear | Jul 21 - ENP Newswire
The annual refuelling and maintenance outage on Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant's Unit 1 begins on Sunday, 20 July, followed by the servicing of Unit 2. Loviisa 1 will undergo a normal refuelling outage and Loviisa 2 an inspection outage that is carried out every four years. The entire outage procedure is estimated to be completed in …

DTE Energy receives multiple honors for Supplier Diversity program

Business & Corporate | DETROIT, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire
DTE Energy has received top honors from three national magazines for its supplier diversity program. Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology, Women's Enterprise (WE) USA and Black EOE Journal have all recognized DTE for its work in promoting and valuing diversity in the workplace.

Energy Agency Seeks NPC's Support on Data for Nuclear Plant

International | Jul 21, 2014 -- Daily Trust/All Africa Global Media
Chairman of the Nigerian Atomic Energy Commission (NAEC) Dr. Erepamo Osaisai has called for the support of the National Population Commission (NPC) to get the needed data and information to enable NAEC get a license for citing its nuclear power plant.

Laufer Wind demonstrates radar-activated obstruction lighting system

Laufer Wind said it has demonstrated its aircraft detection sight solution, the first-ever trial against a radar-activated obstruction lighting system on a wind farm in the US.

Iran's hydroelectric power generation capacity rises 9.5%

International | Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Fatih Karimov Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan
Iran's hydroelectric power generation capacity has increased 9.5 percent in the current year.

Power line dig finds forgotten farms, pottery, historic sites in Litchfield

Grid Operations | Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kathryn Skelton Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine
Central Maine Power Co. hired a New Hampshire firm to scout 430 miles of power line corridor during its billion-dollar upgrade to look for archaeologically relevant finds.

Xcel Energy announces $106.7 million investment for new substations in Texas

Grid Operations | Jul 21, 2014 -- MarketLine
Xcel Energy Inc., an electricity and natural gas company, has announced an investment of $106.7 million in new substations and high-voltage transmission lines in Hale, Castro, Parmer, Swisher, Bailey and Lamb counties in Texas.

NRG announces completion of Solar Terrace at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara

Solar | Jul 21, 2014 -- MarketLine
NRG Energy, Inc., the Santa Clara Stadium Authority and the San Francisco 49ers have announced the completion of the NRG Solar Terrace as well as the photovoltaic, or PV, solar systems for the three NRG Energy Bridges at Levi's Stadium.

AFC Energy enters into agreement with Daniel for fuel cell system

Energy Storage | Jul 21, 2014 -- MarketLine
AFC Energy plc, a developer of alkaline fuel cell technology, has entered into a heads of agreement with Daniel Inc., a fuel cell focused power plant owner and development company, for an initial 1MW fuel cell system with a follow-on option for a further 3MW project making a total potential sales value of approximately $15 million.

SOLAR WIND ENERGY TOWER, INC. Re-Announces Agreement to Accept up to $100 Million Additional Financing From Arizona Alternative Energy Center, LLC for San Luis, Arizona Tower

Business & Corporate | Jul 21, 2014 --
Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCQB: SWET) (the "Company"), the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, re-announced that its subsidiary, Arizona Green Power LLC, ("Greenpower") has entered into a Benefits and Services Agreement with Arizona Alternative Energy Center, LLC ("AAEC").

Juhl Energy Team Selected to Lead Development of $5.5 Million Wind Energy Project at Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah

Wind | PIPESTONE, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire
Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company"), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, is pleased to announce today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has awarded a $5.5 million contract to the team of Juhl Energy, Inc. (MN.), Aegis Renewable Energy (VT.), and Icenogle Construction Management Inc. (CA.) for the development, construction and installation of a 1.5 - 2 megawatt wind turbine at the Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah.



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