Gas

Leading companies in gas turbine air cooling for the power industry

The power industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by a number of factors, including the…

Moldova faces winter darkness as Russia weaponises energy

The Republic of Moldova faces rolling blackouts this winter. The country is already suffering an energy crisis and household energy…

Origin Energy receives $11.7bn buyout offer from Brookfield-led consortium

Australian company Origin Energy has received an A$18.4bn ($11.7bn) indicative, conditional and non-binding buyout proposal from a consortium led by…

Oglethorpe Power to acquire generating units at Washington County Power

US-based energy company Oglethorpe Power has agreed to acquire two generating units at Washington County Power, a four-unit 660MW combustion…

“You must have partnership with the private sector”: in conversation with the African Energy Chamber’s N J Ayuk

Africa’s state-owned electricity generation and distribution companies need partial or full privatisation to make the region’s energy market a lot…

NTPC and GE Gas Power to trial hydrogen co-firing in gas turbines

Indian utility company NTPC has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with GE Gas Power to explore hydrogen co-firing in gas turbines…

Germany nationalises Uniper to prevent bankruptcy

On Wednesday, the German Government announced it had reached an agreement to nationalise power generator Uniper to prevent the company’s…

ACWA Power sells stake in Sirdarya power plant in Uzbekistan

Saudi energy firm ACWA Power has signed a share purchase agreement with the Chinese state-owned Silk Road Fund to sell…

Gulf Energy to acquire 49% stake in 1.2GW power project in US

Thailand-based energy investment firm Gulf Energy has acquired a 49% equity stake in Jackson Generation, a 1.2GW gas-fired power project…

SSE Thermal and Equinor close £341m acquisition of Triton Power

SSE Thermal, a subsidiary of British company SSE, and Equinor have acquired Triton Power from Energy Capital Partners for £341m…

GE Gas Power secures service contract for gas units in Oman

GE subsidiary GE Gas Power has secured a ten-year service contract from Oman-based aluminium company Sohar Aluminium for four GT13E2 gas turbines…

Wärtsilä to upgrade 216MW natural gas power plant in Cameroon

Finnish energy company Wärtsilä has secured a contract to upgrade the 216MW Kribi natural gas power plant in Cameroon. The…

Egyptian equilibrium: how can the country balance renewables and fossil fuels?

Egypt is suffering terrible economic pain. In April, annual urban inflation in the country climbed to 13.1%, reflecting a surge…

WattBridge commissions 288MW Braes Bayou power plant in Texas

US-based independent power producer WattBridge Energy has commissioned the Braes Bayou power project in Texas. Located in Fort Bend County, the…

Denmark to accelerate renewable power development to overcome Russian gas dependence

GlobalData’s latest report, “Denmark Power Market Outlook to 2035, Update 2022 – Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape,” discusses the…