Dubai starts desert solar plant as part of world’s biggest park

23 Mar
timesofoman.com 21 Mar, 2017 Dubai’s government-owned utility completed a 200 MW power plant one month ahead of schedule as part of a plan to build the world’s largest solar energy park by 2030. The 1.2 billion dirham solar plant in...
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300-megawatt Gwadar power plant to be linked with national grid

11 Mar
pakistantoday.com.pk 09 Mar, 2017 A 300 MW power plant being installed in Gwadar, Pakistan will be linked to the national grid. There were a total of 19 power projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which would produce around 12,114...
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Ares EIF invests in 488MW Birdsboro power plant in Pennsylvania, US

3 Mar
fossilfuel.energy-business-review.com 01 Mar, 2017 Ares EIF Group has closed an equity investment for the construction of a 488 MW natural gas-fired combined-cycle generation Birdsboro power plant in Berks County, in the US state of Pennsylvania. The project received a non-recourse...
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ATC teams up with Arizona utility to build power lines

1 Feb
isonline.com 30 Jan, 2017 American Transmission Co. (ATC) has its eyes on Arizona and the southwestern United States. ATC Development Co., the development arm of Pewaukee-based ATC, announced a joint operating agreement on 30th January, 2017 with Arizona Electric Power...
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Sembcorp inks agreement for gas-fired power plant in Myanmar

20 Jan
businesstimes.com.sg 18 Jan, 2017 Sembcorp Industries (Sembcorp) has signed a Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar (MOEE) for its upcoming 225-MW Sembcorp Myingyan gas-fired power plant in Mandalay. Under the agreement, Sembcorp Myingyan Power...
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Dominion Breaks Ground on Greensville Plant

6 Dec
baconsrebellion.com 02 Dec, 2016 Construction has been underway at Dominion Virginia Power’s $1.3 billion Greensville County Power Station. The official ground-breaking ceremony was held on 1st December, 2016. The 1,600-MW power plant will be a gas-fired combined-cycle...
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PA PM lays foundational stone for first power plant in West Bank

26 Nov
jpost.com 24 Nov, 2016 The cornerstone was laid for the West Bank’s first power plant near Jenin Industrial Zone, Israel. The Palestine Investment Fund (PIF), the PA’s sovereign wealth fund, and major Palestinian businesses such as Padico, Bank of Palestine,...
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Iberdrola commissions 300MW combined cycle power plant in Mexico

11 Nov
fossilfuel.energy-business-review.com 09 Nov, 2016 Iberdrola has commissioned the 300MW Dulces Nombres II power generation facility the State of Nuevo León, Mexico. The $250m combined cycle power plant is designed to meet the electricity demand of the region’s industrial sector. By...
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