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Prasanth K

Elawan to build 102MW windfarm in South Africa

Spain-based Elawan Energy has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) to build a 102MW windfarm in South Africa with an investment of €145m. 

Kyocera and Tokyo Century JV open 13.7MW floating solar power plant

Kyocera TCL Solar has commenced operations of Japan’s largest 13.7MW floating solar plant on the Yamakura Dam reservoir in Ichihara, Chiba Prefecture.

Oesterreichs Energie and ENCS provide cybersecurity training scheme

Austrian electricity industry trade body Oesterreichs Energie and the European Network for Cybersecurity (ENCS) have provided a Red Team/Blue Team training programme that is designed to strengthen cybersecurity and awareness for employees across utility departments.

ADB offers $175.3m loan to support geothermal project in Indonesia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed an agreement to provide a $175.3m loan to PT Supreme Energy Rantau Dedap (SERD) to support the second phase development of the company’s geothermal power project in South Sumatra, Indonesia.

Unit one construction complete at 5.6GW Barakah nuclear power plant

The Emirates Nuclear Energy (ENEC) and its prime contractor and joint venture partner Korea Electric Power (Kepco) has completed construction of unit one of the Barakah nuclear power plant in Al Dhafra, UAE.

Mitsubishi to acquire stake in Moray East offshore wind project

Japanese conglomerate Mitsubishi has entered an agreement with Spanish energy company EDP Renewables (EDPR) to acquire a 33.4% interest in Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) (MOWEL).

Trina Solar introduces new smart PV solution

China-based total energy solutions provider Trina Solar has launched its new TrinaPro smart PV solution at its global headquarters in Changzhou.

Thermion acquires 171MW self-supply wind project in Mexico

Independent clean energy power producer Thermion has acquired the 171MW Los Molinos wind project from Mexican power developer Comexhidro.

Canada’s Wataynikaneyap project receives $1.2bn in funding

The governments of Canada and Ontario have granted C$1.6bn ($1.2bn) in funding to support the construction of the proposed Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Line project.

Azure adds 130MW of solarpower project wins to portfolio

India-based solar independent power producer Azure Power has secured two new project wins from Karnataka Renewable Energy Development and Indian Railways with a total capacity of 130MW.