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    Power News - June 27


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    T&D Automation


    Texas power grid changes come with big price tag
    Officials in charge of the state's electricity grid have repeatedly said Texans are benefitting from their efforts to manage the system more cautiously and with a greater cushion in the aftermath of its near collapse in February 2021 during a
    Bob Sechler
     
    Forecasts show ERCOT may need reserve power Thursday afternoon, as demand could reach all-time high
    Jun. 23—Forecasts on ERCOT's website show the state's non-profit grid operator may need to dip into power reserves or implement emergency actions later this afternoon. ERCOT's current estimates show it may need to start pulling reserve power online by 3
    Shelby Webb, San Antonio Express-News
     

    Utility Business / General


    CONGRESSWOMAN ROSS STATEMENT ON FEDERAL PARTNERSHIP WITH EAST COAST STATES TO PROMOTE OFFSHORE WIND INDUSTRY
    The following information was released by the office of North Carolina Rep. Deborah Ross: Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) released the below statement following the Biden Administration announcement of a new federal-state offshore wind partnership with East Coast governors, including
    States News Service
     
    COPE allows Ferdinando to correct himself
    Sri Lanka, June 24 -- Former Ceylon Electricity Board Chairman M.M.C. Ferdinando was summoned before the COPE Committee yesterday for a clarification on his previous statement pertaining to the Adani wind power project agreement. The decision was taken by the
    Sri Lanka Daily News
     
    Praise for President Biden's Strategy to Boost Offshore Wind Energy, Cut Costs, and Create Jobs
    June 23, 2022 WHAT THEY ARE SAYING: Praise for President Biden's Strategy to Boost Offshore Wind Energy, Cut Costs, and Create Jobs Today at the White House, President Biden joined Governors and senior officials from 11 East Coast states, along
    White House Documents & Publications
     
    Report blows cold on Vic wind power plans
    Victoria's Energy Minister Lily D'Ambrosio has claimed that the state will have enough offshore wind projects online by 2032 to supply power to 1.2 million homes, with the potential to support 13 gigawatts of capacity by 2050. However, data from
    By Jacob Greber
     
    Wind farm protesters tell council: 'We don’t want this’
    operational Rosehall and Achany wind farms and 10km from the consented Braemore wind farm. A total of 306 objections have been lodged with planners with NORoS saying the development would further "industrialise" an area already burdened by wind farms. There
    Northern Times
     
    EDP to invest 1.5 billion euros in ocean renewable projects through 2025
    The EDP Group plans to continue with the development of renewable wind energy projects in the ocean until 2025. It aims to foster the energy transition by investing E1.5 billion. With this investment, the company plans to increase the wind
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Ameren Missouri to add more renewable energy — and fracked gas — in updated plan
    Ameren Missouri plans to add more renewable energy and speed its transition to net-zero carbon emissions, the company announced Thursday. But its plan also calls for building a large natural gas power plant in about 10 years. The St. Louis-based
    Missouri Independent
     
    Biden Administration Launches New Federal-State Offshore Wind Partnership to Grow American-Made Clean Energy
    June 23, 2022 FACT SHEET: Biden Administration Launches New Federal-State Offshore Wind Partnership to Grow American-Made Clean Energy White House Convenes Governors, Labor Leaders, and Private Companies to Boost Offshore Wind Supply Chains, Lower Energy Costs, and Support Manufacturing Jobs
    White House Documents & Publications
     
    Summer heat waves, high electricity costs cause energy cooperatives to issue peak energy alerts
    Jun. 23—An increase in demand for electricity along with a decline in power generation could lead to an increase in power outages, especially as summer temperatures bring spikes in demand. The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) released its 2022
    Bella Carpentier, Post-Bulletin, Rochester, Minn.
     
    Generate Capital backs Pine Gate with USD-500m growth investment
    June 24 (Renewables Now) - US sustainable infrastructure investor Generate Capital said that it has made a strategic investment totalling USD 500 million (EUR 475m) into utility-scale solar and storage developer Pine Gate Renewables to support its growth plans. The
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Edison International and Southern California Edison Declare Q2 Dividends
    ROSEMEAD - The Board of Directors of Edison International (NYSE: EIX) yesterday declared a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.70 per share, payable on July 31, 2022, to shareholders of record on July 5, 2022. The Southern California Edison board
    ENP Newswire
     
    White House Fact Sheet: 'Biden Administration Launches Federal-State Offshore Wind Partnership to Grow American-Made Clean Energy'
    WASHINGTON, June 24 (TNSres) -- The White House issued the following fact sheet on June 23, 2022: * * * Biden Administration Launches Federal-State Offshore Wind Partnership to Grow American-Made Clean Energy White House Convenes Governors, Labor Leaders, and Private
    Targeted News Service
     
    R.I. Gov. McKee Joins White House, East Coast Governors to Launch Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership
    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island, June 24 -- Gov. Daniel J. McKee, D-Rhode Island, issued the following news release on June 23, 2022: Governor Dan McKee today joined the Biden-Harris Administration and a coalition of East Coast Governors to launch a federal-state
    Targeted News Service
     
    Rep. Ross Statement on Federal Partnership With East Coast States to Promote Offshore Wind Industry
    WASHINGTON, June 24 -- Rep. Deborah Ross, D-North Carolina, issued the following statement on June 23, 2022: * * * Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) released the below statement following the Biden Administration announcement of a new federal-state offshore wind partnership
    Targeted News Service
     
    SDG&E to Add Four Microgrids With Energy Storage to Further Strengthen Summer Grid Reliability and Advance Clean Energy Goals
    New battery energy storage will be installed at electric substations SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four microgrids equipped with energy storage will be added to the San Diego region to help the state meet high energy demand, particularly on hot summer days
    Business Wire
     
    WHITE HOUSE LAUNCHES EFFORT TO BOOST OFFSHORE WIND INDUSTRY
    The White House on Thursday launched a formal partnership with 11 East Coast governors to boost the growing offshore wind industry, a key element of President Joe Biden's plan for climate change. Mr. Biden, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland and other
    Dan Majors
     
    N.J. moving ahead with offshore wind projects, with Biden’s help Murphy came to the White House to discuss developing offshore wind power.
    The White House on Thursday announced a new federal-state partnership to develop offshore wind, and New Jersey will be in the middle of it. Gov. Phil Murphy joined a meeting at the White House Thursday that launched the Federal-State Offshore
    Jonathan D. Salant - For The Star-Ledger
     
    Japan - MHI Invests in Electric Hydrogen, a U.S. Startup, to Accelerate Efforts to Produce Clean Hydrogen at Scale
    India, June 24 -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) announced today that it has invested in Electric Hydrogen (EH2), a clean hydrogen startup headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts, to support its efforts in developing cost-competitive, fossil-free hydrogen. Through this investment, MHI
    Web Newswire
     
    COAL PLANTS TO KEEP RUNNINGOPERATIONS CONTINUE DESPITE RELIABILITY. SUPPLY-CHAIN WOES
    Three of Wisconsin's largest coal-fired power plants will continue operating for at least another two years. Alliant Energy and the WEC Energy Group each announced plans Thursday to delay previously announced retirements of the Columbia Energy Center in Portage, Edgewater
    Daily Register
     
    Wyoming crypto efforts get boost with big power agreement in Cheyenne
    CHEYENNE – State and local efforts to attract more cryptocurrency and technology companies to the region, and to get them the electricity and other resources they need, have advanced. Late Tuesday afternoon, the local power utility announced a long-anticipated contract
    Jonathan Make
     
    Pink Energy Opening Service and Installation Office in Akron, Ohio
    AKRON, Ohio (PRWEB) June 24, 2022 Pink Energy, one of the nation's fastest-growing energy efficiency companies, has opened a service and installation office in the Akron, Ohio area. Job seekers can expect online postings for several roles including service technicians,
    PR Web
     
    Calif. PUC Approves PG&E's Regionalization Plan to Improve Safety
    SAN FRANCISCO, California, June 24 -- The California Public Utilities Commission issued the following news release on June 23, 2022: The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), in ongoing efforts to enhance Pacific Gas and Electric Company's (PG&E) ability to meet
    Targeted News Service
     
    Tenet Signs National Clean Energy Strategic Cooperation Agreement with State Owned Power
    Toronto, Ontario - Tenet Fintech Group Inc. (CSE: PKK) (OTC PINK: PKKFF) ('Tenet' or the 'Company'), an innovative AI service provider and operator of the Business Hub, announced that it has signed a national strategic cooperation agreement with China's Shanghai
    ENP Newswire
     
    CenterPoint Energy gears up for 2022 hurricane season
    Hurricane season begins June 1 and CenterPoint Energy encourages customers to have an emergency plan in place, especially for customers who depend on electricity for life-sustaining equipment. As a part of CenterPoint Energy's commitment to restore service safely and reliably
    Contify Energy News
     
    bneGREEN: Coal investment remains major threat to green dream
    An estimated 8% rise in global energy investment in 2022 to $2.4 trillion, driven overwhelmingly by a 12% rise in clean energy spending, is still far from enough to tackle the energy crisis and to put the world on the
    Richard Lockhart in Edinburgh
     
    Tesla 'virtual power plant' to pay users to send energy back to grid
    San Francisco, June 24 (IANS) In a first such move, Elon Musk-run Tesla has launched a 'virtual power plant' that will pay its Powerwall users to help keep electricity on in their area during emergencies or energy shortages. Tesla launched
    Indo-Asian News Service
     
    TVA ahead of most utilities on decarbonization but not keeping pace for future with some neighbors
    Jun. 24—The Tennessee Valley Authority led most utilities in decarbonizing its electricity generation in the past decade, but a new study suggests the federal utility will likely move slower than many of its neighbors in the future in cutting greenhouse
    Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.
     
    Michigan regulators approve Consumers Energy plan to end coal use by 2025
    Jun. 24—Michigan regulators on Thursday approved Consumers Energy's plan to be one of the first utilities in the country no longer to burn coal by 2025, a move the Jackson-based energy company says still will offer reliability and save customers
    Breana Noble, The Detroit News
     
    Edison International and Southern California Edison Declare Q2 Dividends
    ROSEMEAD, Calif--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Edison International (NYSE: EIX) yesterday declared a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.70 per share, payable on July 31, 2022, to shareholders of record on July 5, 2022. The Southern California Edison
    Business Wire
     
    DOE Joins New Federal-State Partnership to Grow Domestic Offshore Wind Supply Chain
    WASHINGTON, June 24 -- The U.S. Department of Energy issued the following news on June 23, 2022: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced it will lead in the development of a comprehensive offshore wind supply chain roadmap as
    Targeted News Service
     
    'Green Jobs Now: Iowa' - Data-Driven Report by WorkingNation Forecasts Big Green Economy Growth for Wind Power Pathsetter
    LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkingNation, a nonprofit that reports on the future of work, today began releasing "Green Jobs Now: Iowa" – multimedia reporting based upon original data that predicts a green jobs surge in a state
    PR Newswire
     
    President Biden Issues Remarks Ahead of Meeting on Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership
    WASHINGTON, June 24 -- President Biden issued the following remarks on June 23, 2022, ahead of a meeting on the Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership: * * * THE PRESIDENT: I want to say to the press: We have an
    Targeted News Service
     
    American Clean Power Association CEOs and Senior Leaders Sound Alarm on Legislation That Could Halt U.S. Offshore Wind Growth and American Job Creation
    WASHINGTON, June 24 (TNSpol) -- The American Clean Power Association issued the following news release and letter on June 23, 2022: The American Clean Power Association (ACP) today released a letter to Senate leadership from ACP CEO Heather Zichal and
    Targeted News Service
     
    Business Network Applauds Federal-State Partnership to Unlock Offshore Wind Industry, Supply Chain
    BALTIMORE, Maryland, June 24 (TNSreact) -- The Business Network for Offshore Wind, an organization that expands the adoption of offshore wind energy, issued the following news release on June 23, 2022: The Business Network for Offshore Wind today joined President
    Targeted News Service
     
    Center for American Progress: New Offshore Wind Partnership Will Speed Up Transition to Clean Energy
    WASHINGTON, June 24 (TNSreact) -- The Center for American Progress issued the following news release: The Biden administration joined with 11 governors to launch a new federal-state offshore wind partnership to accelerate the growing offshore wind industry. In response, Miriam
    Targeted News Service
     
    Utilities Rely on Oracle to Reduce Peak Energy Demand During Extreme Weather
    United States, June 23 -- Summer is here, bringing the promise of more-extreme weather events and strain on the energy grid. However, record results from Oracle Utilities Opower Peak Management programs from the summer of 2021 show that consumers can
    Pivotal Sources
     
    ACP STATEMENT ON WHITE HOUSE ANNOUNCEMENT OF FEDERAL-STATE OFFSHORE WIND PARTNERSHIP
    The following information was released by the American Clean Power Association (ACP): In response to the Biden-Harris Administration's announcement of a new Federal-State Offshore Wind partnership, Heather Zichal, CEO of the American Clean Power Association, released the following statement: "This
    States News Service
     
     

    Generation


    ERCOT breaks all-time power demand record again
    Jun. 23—For the fourth time this month, ERCOT broke the all-time record for the most electricity demand on the grid on Thursday and deployed some reserve generation units to in order to keep up. By the afternoon, Texans were using
    Shelby Webb, Houston Chronicle
     
    FIRST-EVER ENERGY EFFICIENCY PLAN FROM EVERGY IN KANSAS RECEIVES PUBLIC HEARING
    The following information was released by the Sierra Club: The Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC), which regulates utilities like Evergy, will hold a virtual public hearing to receive feedback from customers about the utility's first-ever energy efficiency program. Sierra Club and
    States News Service
     
    A $300-million settlement with Entergy will see customers get credits to electric bill
    Entergy Mississippi customers will receive credits on their energy bill as early as this summer and future bill reductions over the next several years as part of a $300-million settlement the company has reached with the Mississippi Public Service Commission.
    THE PRESS REGISTER
     
    NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Dresden Nuclear Power Station
    WASHINGTON, June 23 (TNSper) -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the following news release: The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has selected Courtney St. Peters as the new resident inspector at the Dresden nuclear power plant in Morris, Illinois. The plant is
    Targeted News Service
     

    Billing


    Georgia Power requests funding to support essential, critical investments in electric grid reliability, cleaner and more economical energy resources and better customer experience
    Company looks to invest nearly $7 billion in transmission, distribution over the next three years Investments support transition away from coal, doubling renewable and solar energy generation ATLANTA, June 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power today filed a request with
    PR Newswire
     

    Environmental


    More Than 2,000 Income-Eligible Families Take Advantage of ComEd, Illinois Home Weatherization Service
    Since 2018, partnership helped thousands of eligible families receive over $13 million in free home retrofit services while saving hundreds on annual energy bills CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- More than 2,000 single-family homeowners in northern Illinois have taken part in a special
    Business Wire
     
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Minnesota Power Plant Must Undergo Environmental Review
    ST. PAUL, Minnesota, June 24 (TNSpol) -- Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility issued the following news release on June 23, 2022:The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (Commission) ordered an environmental review of Great River Energy's (GRE) proposed alterations to the Cambridge
    Targeted News Service
     
    All fifteen Cape towns say 'no' to Holtec's plans for the bay
    "Dr. Singh said he would listen to stakeholders, and the stakeholders have spoken. Our government works on consent, and we say we don't consent to this." Diane Turco director of nuclear watchdog group Cape Downwinders Alongside annual questions of town
    Sarah Carlon
     

    Financial


    Minister Montero considers it necessary to tax the "scandalous" profits of electricity companies
    "It is necessary to tax electric companies and that they contribute more to the collection," said the minister in an intervention in the program 'Más Vale Tarde', collected by Europa Press. Montero considers that these companies are obtaining "substantial profits"
    CE Noticias Financieras
     

    International


    Endesa challenges Iberdrola and Naturgy in the free electricity tariff in the midst of price escalation
    Endesa is making its move on the commercial chessboard. In the midst of the escalation of electricity prices, the marketers of the large electricity companies want to do everything possible to gain market share and take advantage of the situation
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Indigenous occupy power plant in protests in Ecuador that have left 3 dead
    Hundreds of indigenous people have occupied a power plant in southern Ecuador amid protests that have already lasted 11 days against the government of President Guillermo Lasso and the increase in fuel prices. In Quito, indigenous people tried to storm
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Fundamentals of Hydrogen in Structural Metals at the Atomic Scale
    Germany, June 23 -- Project Id: 105662 Description: Objective H is an element that plays an important role in the production and efficient usage of energy as it significantly influences the way we produce and consume energy: In high-strength materials,
    Pivotal Sources
     
    Scottish Offshore Wind Power Project with a Binding Order Given to Siemens Gamesa
    The Moray West offshore wind power project has given Siemens Gamesa the definite order for the supply of 60 of its SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbines. Each of the 14.7 MW wind turbines will make use of the PowerBoost
    Gulf Oil & Gas
     
    Energy: on the oceans floats one of the next big challenges of decarbonization
    20 kilometers from Viana do Castelo, the three wind towers of the Windfloat Atlantic wind farm have already had livelier hours. In the early hours of Monday, June 20, the farm was producing at full capacity with its 25 megawatts
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    EDP invests EUR 1.5 billion in offshore wind power until 2025
    EDP will invest around E1.5 billion in offshore wind energy through Ocean Winds, which could represent up to 17 gigawatts (GW) of renewable capacity in the ocean, the CEO announced today. "We will invest about 1.5 billion euros in renewable
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    RWE Renewables to Form Partnership with ArcelorMittal
    Deal In Brief RWE Renewables GmBH, a renewable energy company, has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ArcelorMittal Bremen GmbH, a steel producer, to jointly develop, build and operate offshore wind farms and hydrogen facilities that will supply the renewable
    Marketline - Deals
     
    RWE joins forces with Commerzbank for 1 GW offshore wind farm in Germany.
    RWE partners with Germany-based lender Commerzbank to construct a 1 GW offshore wind plant in Germany as well as create a fund to allow medium-sized industrial firms in the country to access clean power generated by offshore wind farms. In
    NS Energy
     
    Electricity sector projects 240 new solar and wind plants by 2026
    By 2026, Brazil should have 241 more large solar plants and wind farms in commercial operation, according to a survey by the CCEE (Chamber for the Commercialization of Electric Energy) based on projects already contracted in auctions in recent years.
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Ecuador Power Snapshot
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Everfuel, Greenstat secure grant for 20-MW electrolyser in Norway
    June 23 (Renewables Now) - Denmark’s Everfuel A/S (FRA:0HR) and Norway’s Greenstat AS have been awarded a NOK 148 million (USD 14.8m/EUR 14.1m) grant by Norwegian government enterprise Enova to develop Hydrogen Hub Agde in Kristiansand, Norway. The project includes
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Malaysia Power Snapshot
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Ecuador Power Key View
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Leiden University : Thirsty power plants: the water footprint of generating electricity
    To generate electricity, power plants use huge amounts of water. In Europe and the United States, generating electricity is accountable for 40% of the total water withdrawal. PhD candidate Industrial Ecology Yi Jin devoted his research to the water footprint
    ENP Newswire
     
    Laos boosts electricity exports to Vietnam, Cambodia
    (VNA) – The Lao government is focusing on implementing an array of hydropower projects nationwide to increase its electricity exports to regional countries, including Vietnam and Cambodia. Laos has signed contracts with Vietnam Electricity (EVN) covering 25 projects with a
    Nguy?n Th? Ng?c Thúy
     
    First Solar (FSLR) Secures Order for 2 GW of PV Solar Modules
    First Solar, Inc. FSLR recently inked an agreement with National Grid Renewables to supply 2 gigawatts (GW) of its solar modules to the latter, thus further strengthening its strategic partnership with National Grid Renewables. The modules, which constitute First Solar's
    Zacks Equity Research
     
    Put the people of SA first, Eskom tells its striking workers as Stage 4 load shedding kicks in
    Durban - To conserve emergency generation reserves, Eskom said Stage 4 load shedding would be implemented from 11am on Friday and would continue over the weekend. In a statement, the power utility said, due to the ongoing unprotected labour action,
    Jolene Marriah-Maharaj
     
    Champion Kitesurfer and Global Wind Energy Council Ambassador lands in Egypt to support wind power ahead of COP27
    Professional kitesurfer and Global Wind Industry Ambassador Lewis Crathern is visiting Egypt ahead of this year’s COP27 to raise awareness of the potential for wind energy in the country, across the MENA region and for the world. Crathern will be
    Contify Energy News
     
    Corio plans to develop five Brazilian offshore wind projects
    Corio Generation, a global offshore wind business, today announces its plans for offshore wind in Brazil, with five projects totalling more than 5 GW in early-stage development. Corio Generation is a portfolio company of Macquarie’s Green Investment Group, operating on
    Contify Energy News
     
    Technical University of Denmark : Advanced drone technology streamlining mine clearance; DTU spinout solves mine clearance tasks for the Danish Defence and the offshore wind turbine industry.
    Technical University of Denmark : Magnetic technology mounted on drones can identify mines and unexploded munitions on land and at sea much more effectively than conventional mine clearance using handheld detectors. The DTU spinout company Umag Solutions has developed an
    ENP Newswire
     
    Global Wind Energy Council: New Vice-Chair and Board members elected
    Today the Global Wind Energy Council held its Annual General Meeting and Spring/Summer board meeting. GWEC’s plans received strong support from both corporates and association members. GWEC is delighted to announce that Morten Dyrholm, from Vestas, and Elbia Gannoum, from
    Contify Energy News
     
    Sacyr parks its wind power plan in Navarre due to adverse environmental ruling
    Madrid 24 JUN 2022 - 06:27CEST One of the largest investment projects currently being handled by Sacyr in Spain, the development of 141 megawatts (MW) of wind power in the mountains of Navarre, has entered the dead end after an
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Africa: Labour protests could lead to higher stages of load shedding
    Source: South Africa News Agency Eskom has warned that labour protests that have caused operational disturbances, could lead to higher stages of load shedding. In the past 24-hours, the power utility experienced protests at nine of its power stations and
    ForeignAffairs.co.nz
     
    PACRA Upgrades Entity Ratings of ACT Wind (Private) Limited - Press Release issued by The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited
    June 24, 2022 (PPI-OT) Following is the text of press release issued by The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited (PACRA) Quote Tapal, Ismail and Akhtar groups has set up a 30MW wind power plant - Act Wind (Pvt) Limited ("Act
    Pakistan Press International
     
    Endesa: More than a power plant, DEU director visits the Endesa plant to learn first-hand about its commitment to CSV plans
    The Minister for the Presidency and Institutional Relations learned about the Endesa plant and the Shared Value Creation measures that Endesa is applying around the plant. Endesa's CSV Plan encompasses social, innovation and environmental actions in collaboration with more than
    Contify Energy News
     
    Centrica: Vehicle to grid trial proves success with energy costs reduced significantly
    Electric Nation, an Innovation project of Western Power Distribution (WPD), in partnership with CrowdCharge, has demonstrated that EV drivers can reduce their energy bills by using vehicle to grid charging. Uniquely, the Electric Nation V2G trial had a number of
    Contify Automotive News
     
    Ground Broken For 44MW Solar PV Project In Portugal
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Approval Granted For 63MW Wind Project In Switzerland
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Government delays fuel surcharge to lower electricity prices and COâ?? cuts to electricity companies
    Last minute halt in the approval of two key regulations in the energy sector. The Executive of Pedro Sánchez has opted this Friday to postpone the approval of the National Fund for the Sustainability of the Electricity System (FNSEE) and
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Albania's ERE Grants Licence For 50MW Solar Project
    THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK & INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on Fitch Ratings' Credit Ratings. Any comments or data are solely derived from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research and independent sources.
    Fitch Solutions Sector Intelligence
     
    Queensland to build 200-MW/400-MWh battery
    June 24 (Renewables Now) - Queensland’s publicly-owned CS Energy and Powerlink will build a 200-MW/400-MWh battery in South East Queensland, probably at Powerlink’s Greenbank substation, which is currently the preferred location, it was announced today. This is one of 13
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    No decision on BNPP; gov't evaluating modular reactors
    THE Climate Change Commission (CCC) said studies are still ongoing to determine the fate of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP), in compliance with the executive order (EO) that gave the go-signal for tapping nuclear power. 'We are aware that
    Business World
     
    Sweden: Skövde Energi launches electric charging units
    Swedish regional energy company Skövde Energi has partnered with power solutions company MVS, installation company Bravida, and car dealers Holmgrens Bil and Toveks Bil in the launch of battery energy storage units for public fast charging of electric cars in
    M-Brain Nordic News
     
    Mauritius PM, Rwandan counterpart to inaugurate 5 MW hydroelectric plant in Rwanda on Sunday
    Port Louis Mauritius, June 24 (ANI): Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth and his Rwandan counterpart, Dr Edouard Ngirente will jointly inaugurate a first-of-its-kind 5 MW hydroelectric plant on Sunday that will help reduce carbon emissions of the East African nation.
    ANI
     
    FFI, German cos devise roadmap for hydrogen imports from Australia
    June 24 (Renewables Now) - Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) and a group of German energy, industrial, and technology companies have developed a roadmap with recommendations for government and industry meant to support the development of a hydrogen economy and the
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    The price of electricity at regulated tariffs falls 17% today to 227 euros MW/h
    Regulated tariff customers linked to the wholesale market will see today how the price of the electricity they consume will fall by 17%. The average price will fall this Friday compared to yesterday to 226.9 euros per megawatt hour (MWh).
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Norway's Enova awards USD 112m to maritime hydrogen hub, ship projects
    June 24 (Renewables Now) - Norwegian state-run enterprise Enova SF on Thursday announced NOK 1.12 billion (USD 112m/EUR 107m) in total financing for a number of green hydrogen hub projects and hydrogen-powered ships. The company, which is owned by the
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Asia-Pac: Multi-million dollar renewable energy project to complete next year
    Source: Tonga Government 24th June, 2022 The overall implementation progress of the Outer Islands Renewable Energy Project (OIREP) managed by the MEIDECC’s Department of Energy is estimated at 71% completion. The multi-donor project is funded by the Asian Development Bank
    ForeignAffairs.co.nz
     
    The Electricity Sector in the Kyrgyz Republic to Improve its Efficiency with World Bank Support
    The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a $50 million project to support the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in improving the financial performance and operational reliability of the electricity sector in the country. The financing for the
    ENP Newswire
     
    Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Station reaches crucial milestone in construction
    The Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Station, the first nuclear power plant in Northeast China, became fully operational on Thursday, said China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CGN), the country's largest nuclear operator. According to a statement by CGN, the sixth generating unit
    China Daily: Hong Kong Edition
     
    Nigeria Has N3.2tr Mini Grid Market, Largest Globally
    Nigeria has a mini power grid market that is worth $9 billion or N3.2 trillion annually, which is the largest in the world, the CEO of PyroGenesys Ltd, Simon Ighofose, has said. Ighofose, whose firm won a pitch in the
    Simon Echewofun Sunday
     
    Power cuts to continue till Norochcholai power plant is fully functional: Minister
    Power and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera yesterday said the daily two-hour and 30-minute power cut will continue till the Norochcholai power plant is fully functional. He said the power cut durations will not be reduced until the Norochcholai power plant
    Daily Financial Times
     
    Qld expands grid storage with big battery
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