All articles by Divya Tirumalaraju

Divya Tirumalaraju

Siemens Gamesa reports revenue growth of 6% in Q2 2021

Siemens Gamesa has recorded a 6% increase in revenues to €2.33bn for the second quarter of the year, ending three months to 31 March.

First Blauwwind turbine starts generating power into Dutch grid

The first turbine of the Blauwwind project has started generating power on the Borssele III/IV windfarm in the Dutch North Sea.

Jan De Nul and Dogger Bank finalise wind turbines contract

The Jan De Nul Group has signed its final contract with mangers of the Dogger Bank Wind Farm to transport and install its GE Haliade-X offshore wind turbines.

Russia commissions world’s first floating nuclear power plant

Akademic Lomonosov, the world’s first floating nuclear power plant (NPP), has been fully commissioned in Pevek, Chukotka region in the Russian Far East.

June’s top news stories

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) agreed to acquire US-based hydropower company Cube Hydro for an enterprise value of $1.2bn, and GE Renewable Energy announced that it will test its Haliade-X 12MW nacelle and the 107m-long blade in the UK. Power-technology.com wraps up key headlines from June 2019.

Austin Energy to buy Southern Power’s Nacogdoches plant for $460m

Wholesale energy provider Southern Power has agreed to sell its Nacogdoches Generating Facility to utility company Austin Energy for $460m.

Tenaska secures funding to support Clear Creek Energy project

Tenaska has received a commercial financing of $302m to support its Clear Creek Energy Center being constructed at Nodaway County in Missouri, US.

Canadian Solar gets funds for 114MW Salgueiro project in Brazil

Canadian Solar has received a R$295m ($80m) financing package from Brazilian regional development bank Banco do Nordeste to support the 114MW Salgueiro solarpower project in the country. 

EDF Group to build €1.2bn hydropower plant in Cameroon

EDF Group has entered a deal with International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Republic of Cameroon to construct a €1.2bn hydropower plant in the country.

Xcel Energy agrees to buy Mankato Energy Center for $650m

Renewable energy company Xcel Energy has signed a $650m agreement to acquire Mankato Energy Center from US wholesale energy firm Southern Power.