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Second hydropower plant opened in Turkey

Aug 27 - Global Data Point - More than 700 people were gathered at Kargi HPP in the province of Corum for the official opening by Statkraft CEO and President, Mr. More...

Contact closure will not change Genesis plans to retire Huntly units

Aug 25 - New Zealand Herald, The - Genesis Energy still plans to close the remaining 500 megawatts of ageing gas and coal-fired electricity generation capacity at its Huntly power station in 2018, despite last week’s decision by Contact Energy to close its 400MW Otahuhu-B gas-fired power station next month. More...

JEPCO calls for switch to renewable energy

Amman Aug 25 - Jordan News Agency - The Jordan Electric Power Company (JEPCO) Tuesday urged the public to turn to renewable energy and exploit incentives and facilities it had offered to renewable energy sources. More...
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ERC may review DOE order on CSP

Aug 24 - Business Mirror (Philippines) - THE Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) may review the controversial Department of Energy (DOE) circular that requires distribution utilities (DUs) to resort to auction in securing their power requirements from power-generation companies. More...

Victoria to fast-track the construction of 50 new wind turbines worth $200m

Aug 21 - Guardian Web - The Victorian government has set itself against the Coalition government over renewable energy by fast-tracking plans to build 50 new wind turbines worth $200m. More...

Biomass power project draws Japanese interest

Aug 20 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Lamonphet Apisitniran Bangkok Post, Thailand - Japanese investors have expressed interest in investing in a 10-megawatt waste-to-power plant located in either Rayong or Samut Sakhon province, says Industry Minister Chakramon Phasukvanich. More...

Articles 

By Nishant Jain
On: July 31, 2015
Indian parliament has tabled Electricity Amendment Bill 2014 to simplify the implementation of Open Access in India Power Industry. more...
By Harry Valentine
On: May 27, 2015
The recent thaw in American - Cuban relations opens possibilities for co-operation in such areas as energy, initiatives that may spread to include several other Caribbean nations. more...
By Tim Emrich
On: March 5, 2015
'Mind the gap' is a phrase that will be wearily familiar to Londoners and many others throughout the UK. However, the few inches between the train and the platform aren't the most dangerous gap this more...
By Jason Thomas
On: January 22, 2015
In a special report released recently as part of its annual World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Association stated that despite high-profile initiatives to invest and develop energy in Sub-Saharan Africa, there will still be more...
By David Iwinski Jr.
On: December 17, 2014
U.S. energy companies looking for investors or to sell should be looking to China, where investors are waiting with cash in hand to make deals with U.S. businesses. more...



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