All articles by Mrinmoyee Hazarika

Mrinmoyee Hazarika

ACWA Power launches new project to improve solar plants’ efficiency

Saudi Arabia-based company ACWA Power has launched a new centralised control and monitoring pilot project to improve the efficiency of its solarpower plants.

BSR and Shell Energy Europe sign new power purchase deal

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has signed an offtake agreement with Shell Energy Europe for electricity generated at Bradenstoke solarpower facility in the UK.

Vattenfall selects SGRE to supply 113 wind turbines

Vattenfall has contracted Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to provide a total of 113 turbines for three new offshore windfarms to be built in Denmark.

EU set to reduce energy consumption by 40%

The European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research, and Energy (ITRE) has agreed to reduce power consumption across EU countries by 40%.

New system developed to potentially convert power plant emission into fuel

A group of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a new system to convert power plant carbon dioxide emissions into fuel for cars, trucks, and aircraft.

ACWA Power commissions 1GW Kirikkale power plant in Turkey

Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power has commissioned a 1GW combined-cycle power plant in Turkey.

SGRE to supply 103 turbines for Hanuman wind complex in Thailand

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured a contract to provide 103 G126-2.5MW turbines, which are capable of generating 260MW of power.

Senvion and partners apply for EU funding to develop wind turbines

A consortium of European offshore wind companies has submitted an application to the European Commission (EC) to receive funding under the Horizon 2020 initiative.

Ventient Energy launches with 690MW onshore wind capacity

New windpower company Ventient Energy has been launched with an installed capacity of 690MW.

ADB to provide $44.76m grant for Afghanistan’s first on-grid solar plant

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is set to provide a $44.76m grant to develop a 20MW on-grid solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in the Surobi district of Kabul, Afghanistan.