All articles by Srivari Aishwarya

Srivari Aishwarya

Toshiba to pay $2.16bn to leave SCANA’s nuclear project in South Carolina, US

Toshiba has agreed to pay $2.16bn to exit two troubled nuclear reactor projects currently being built by its Westinghouse Electric Company (WEC) subsidiary at the VC Summer Nuclear Station in South Carolina, US.

AES secures $2bn financing for Southland repowering project in California

AES has secured $2bn non-recourse financing for its 1,384MW Southland repowering project in Southern California, US.

June’s top stories: Siemens collaborates with Duke Energy, UN chief urges US to retain Paris climate deal

Siemens entered an agreement with Duke Energy to support development of gas turbine technologies, UN chief urged US to retain Paris climate deal. wraps up the key headlines from June, 2017.

May’s top stories: NEXTracker’s tracker technology, India approves 7,000MW of PHWRs

NEXTracker has commenced supplying advanced single-axis trackers to a 750MW solarpower plant in Northern Mexico, NPCIL to build ten new units of locally-designed pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR). wraps up the key headlines from May, 2017.

April’s top stories: EON develops airborne wind technology test site and Coal major fuel for electricity

EON announced it will develop, construct, and operate a demonstration site for airborne wind technology in County Mayo in Ireland, and data released by Italian coal industry association Assocarboni showed that coal fuelled 40% of total electricity production last year. wraps up the key headlines from April, 2017.

ERM Power signs LGC agreements for 212MW Lincoln Gap windfarm in Australia

ERM Power has signed two large-scale generation certificate (LGC) agreements with Nexif Energy to support construction of the A$450m ($337.5m) Lincoln Gap windfarm in South Australia.

RenewableUK welcomes UKERC report on flexible power system

RenewableUK has supported the latest UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) report on the benefits of a flexible power system.

January’s top stories: Longroad Energy’s solar acquisition and China’s renewables investment

Longroad Energy acquired a 3GW solar development portfolio in the US from 7X Energy and China is planning to invest CNY2.5 trillion ($361bn) in the renewable energy sector by 2020. wraps up the key headlines from January, 2017.

November’s top stories: Panda Patriot station commissioned and LS Power to buy portfolio

Panda Power Funds has commissioned new 829MW natural gas-fired combined-cycle facility, LS Power Equity Advisors has entered into an agreement with TransCanada Corporation to acquire around 3,950MW of generation resources in Northeastern US. wraps up the key headlines from November 2016.

October’s top stories: Siemens secures German orders and WNA releases latest report

Siemens has secured five orders to supply 23 direct-drive wind turbines in Germany, The World Nuclear Association has released a report titled ‘World Nuclear Performance Report 2016 Asia edition’. wraps up the key headlines from October 2016.