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Clean Line receives approval for transmission line project from Grain Belt Express project

Transmission line projects developer Clean Line Energy has secured an approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for its proposed Grain Belt Express wind transmission line project.

Shunfeng, Greenfield to jointly build 900MW solar PV projects in UK

Chinese firm Shunfeng Photovoltaic International has collaborated with Greenfield Solar International to jointly develop 900MW of solar projects in the UK.

UK industry to miss out savings of up to 76% on energy bills during summer months

A new research has revealed that the UK industry will miss out on savings of up to 76% on its energy bills during summer months.

Siemens to buy Rolls-Royce energy gas turbine and compressor business for $1.3bn

UK-based Rolls-Royce has agreed to sell its energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens for £785m ($1.3bn).

GDF Suez and consortium partners win 1,000MW French offshore wind tender

French utility GDF Suez and its consortium partners including EDP Renewables, Neoen Marine and Areva have been selected to develop offshore wind power projects totalling 1,000MW in France.

SkyPower FAS Energy to set up 3,000MW solar power projects in Nigeria

SkyPower FAS Energy has entered into agreements with both the Federal Republic of Nigeria Government and the Delta State of Nigeria Government for the setting up of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects totalling 3,000MW within Nigeria and the Delta State of Nigeria.

Siemens to supply wind turbines in Peru

Siemens Energy has won a contract from Cobra Energia to supply 97MW of turbines for the Tres Hermanas wind project in Peru.

Alstom to upgrade energy management system in north-east India

Power transmission equipment provider Alstom T&D India has won a contract worth INR670m ($11.02m) from Power Grid Corporation (POWERGRID) to expand and upgrade the energy management system of various control centres in north-east India.

Minnesota Power seeks approval for Great Northern transmission line project

Minnesota Power has filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) seeking approval to construct the 500kV Great Northern transmission line from the US-Canada border to an electric substation on the Mesabi Iron Range.

Calpine to sell six CCPPs totalling 3,498MW to LS Power for $1.57bn

Calpine will sell six combined-cycle power plants (CCPP) totalling 3,498MW to LS Power for $1.57bn in cash, subject to working capital and other adjustments.