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    Power News - September 17


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    PJM Donates $25,000 to Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts
    VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection, the nation's largest power grid operator, is donating $25,000 to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Ida relief efforts. PJM also will match its employees' donations to help with relief
    PR Newswire
     
    Frederick County residents respond to New Orleans in Ida's wake
    Sep. 17—In his more than 30 years working with the Potomac Edison electric utility company, Keith Potter has seen his fair share of natural disaster destruction — ice storms, snowstorms, floods and high winds. He spent two weeks in Texas
    Jack Hogan, The Frederick News-Post, Md.
     
    Eversource crews return home from helping Louisiana residents recover from Hurricane Ida
    BERLIN ? Eversource Energy welcomed home local service men Thursday after they spent two weeks in Louisiana to help restore power following Hurricane Ida. Crews returned to Eversource headquarters in Berlin. The company sent more than 100 support staff from
    Jeniece Roman
     

    Utility Business / General


    Construction Of S&m Develop - Photovoltaic Power Plant Jevcko
    Contract notice: Construction of S&M Develop - photovoltaic power plant Jevcko The subject of this public contract is the construction of a photovoltaic power plant with a total output of 340-345 kWp (ie supply, assembly and installation of photovoltaic panels),
    TendersInfo
     
    Siemens Energy Enters into Partnership with Korea Gas
    Deal In Brief Siemens Energy, an energy company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS), to collaborate on green hydrogen production and hydrogen turbine power generation. Under the agreement, the two companies will collaborate closely
    Marketline - Deals
     
    The end of an era: TVA gives up construction permit for Bellefonte nuclear plant after 47 years
    Sep. 16—Nearly 47 years after construction began on the Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant in Northwest Alabama, the Tennessee Valley Authority is giving up its construction permit for America's biggest unfinished nuclear plant and abandoning any plans to complete the twin-reactor
    Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.
     
    Illinois set to rescue ailing nuclear power plants as part of clean energy push
    Illinois is poised to pass a bill providing nearly $700 million in subsidies over five years to save unprofitable nuclear plants that are slated to shut down. The state Legislature is slated to close the deal on Monday, as Democratic
    Josh Siegel
     
    Albany County proposes Colonie solar farm
    Sep. 17—COLONIE — Albany County is looking to build a solar farm near Albany International Airport that could potentially cut its annual electrical bill by a third or more. The proposal is still in its very early stages, but the
    Steve Hughes, Times Union, Albany, N.Y.
     
    AEP starts commercial operations of 287 MW Maverick wind facility.
    Power utility American Electric Power (AEP) has launched its 287 MW Maverick Wind Energy Centre, positioned in north central Oklahoma, US. The said facility is among the three wind projects that make up the North Central Energy Facilities, which would
    NS Energy
     
    FLORIDA PSC HOLDS FPL RATE CASE HEARING ON MONDAY
    The following information was released by the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC): The Florida Public Service Commission will hold a hearing at 9:30 a.m., on Monday, September 20, 2021, to consider Florida Power and Light Companys (FPL) petition for a
    States News Service
     
    Dominion Energy, Trade Unions Announce Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Partnership
    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Energy Virginia, the NABTU and their state affiliate Virginia Building Trades reaffirmed today their commitment to the participation of a unionized workforce in the construction of the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW)
    PR Newswire
     
    SWEPCO SHOULD FOCUS ON CLEAN ENERGY PORTFOLIO IN ITS ENERGY PLAN
    The following information was released by the Sierra Club: On September 15, 2021, SWEPCO, the state's second largest monopoly electric utility, announced its plan to operate the massive and increasingly uneconomic Flint Creek coal power plant until 2038. Utility staff
    States News Service
     
    Babcock & Wilcox Renewable to Expand into Solar Energy through Acquisition of Majority Ownership Interest in Leading Solar Installation Firm Fosler Construction
    AKRON, Ohio - Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. ('B&W' or the 'Company') (NYSE: BW) announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority ownership stake in Illinois-based solar energy contractor Fosler Construction Company Inc. ('Fosler Construction'), significantly
    ENP Newswire
     
    Pritzker: Illinois a 'force for good' by cutting carbon gas
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday signed into law a pledge to eliminate the state's climate-damaging carbon emissions within a quarter-century, including money to keep clean-power nuclear plants running while shuttering coal-fired plants. The legislation invests
    By JOHN O'CONNOR, AP Political Writer
     
    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Releases Inventus Holdings's Patent Application for Wind Turbine Control System Including an Artificial Intelligence Ensemble Engine
    Alexandria, Sept. 17 -- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has released Inventus Holdings's patent application for wind turbine control system including an artificial intelligence ensemble engine. Girardot Andres, Li Yi, Smith Donville D, Brake Daniel M, Yousefizadeh Hooman, Sweezer-Fischer Lamargo
    Energy Patent News
     
    Minnesota PUC Issues Decision Involving Minnesota Power, Northern Wind Energy Redevelopment and Xcel Energy
    ST. PAUL, Minnesota, Sept. 17 (TNSsre) -- The Minnesota Utilities Commission issued the following decision involving Minnesota Power, Northern Wind Energy Redevelopment and Xcel [External Link] ITEMS1. Details 2020-089PULLED* E,G999/CI-20-375All Electric and Natural Gas UtilitiesIn the Matter of an Inquiry into
    Targeted News Service
     
    Vineyard Wind Raises $2.3 B for 800 MW Wind Project in Atlantic Ocean
    Highlights : * Vineyard Wind 1 is an 800 MW project located 15 miles off the coast of Martha's Vineyard and will be the first commercial scale offshore wind project in the United States. * The project is expected to
    Saur News Bureau
     
    Cgn Wind Energy Limited issued RMB 2 bln short-term commercial paper
    Sep 17, 2021 (China Knowledge) - Cgn Wind Energy Limited has issued RMB 2 bln 90-day short-term commercial paper on the the interbank bond market, with the issue code: 132100107.IB. To be specific, the bond was issued with a coupon
    China Knowledge
     
    California produces 208,355 MWh of green power on Sep 15
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - California’s renewable power output on September 15, excluding large hydro, grew to 208,355 MWh from 194,483 MWh a day earlier, statistics by the California Independent System Operator Corp (ISO) show. Wind farms in the US
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Sierra Club: Texans Voice Their Opposition to Entergy's Proposed Fossil Fuel Power Plant
    BRIDGE CITY, Texas, Sept. 17 (TNSOps) -- The Sierra Club issued the following news release: Earlier this week, the Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club submitted public comments on behalf of more than four hundred Texans opposing Entergy's plans
    Targeted News Service
     
    Green hydrogen and sustainable hydropower sectors collaborate to achieve net zero
    Sept. 17 -- International Hydropower Association issued the following news release: - Founders of new Green Hydrogen Organisation cite advantages of producing green hydrogen with sustainable hydropower The newly formed Green Hydrogen Organisation (GH2) and the International Hydropower Association (IHA)
    Contify Energy News
     
    Environment America: New Illinois Energy Law Advances Clean Energy, But Prioritizes Utility Interests
    CHICAGO, Illinois, Sept. 17 (TNSPol) -- Environment America issued the following statement: * * * A sweeping new energy law, signed by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday, commits Illinois to reaching 100% carbon-free electricity by 2045. At the same
    Targeted News Service
     
    Florida PSC Issues Summary of Orders for Electric Industry Division Docket for Sept. 13-17, 2021
    TALLAHASSEE, Florida, Sept. 17 (TNSsro) -- The Florida Public Service Commission issued the following weekly summary of orders in the electric industry division docket: DOCKET NO. 20210001-EI DATE FILED: 09/14/2021 ORDER NO. AND DESCRIPTION: PSC-2021-0340-PCO-EI Second Order PSC-2021-0340-PCO-EI modifying order
    Targeted News Service
     
    N.C. Utilities Commission Issues Order Scheduling Public Hearing Involving Macadamia Solar
    RALEIGH, North Carolina, Sept. 17 (TNSsre) -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order scheduling public hearing (Docket No. EMP-119): In the Matter of Application of Macadamia Solar LLC for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Convenience
    Targeted News Service
     
    Rise Light & Power to Transform Former Coal-Fired Power Plant into Clean Energy Hub, Connecting Offshore Wind to New Jersey's Electric Grid
    SOUTH AMBOY, N.J., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rise Light & Power, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the LS Power group, today announced plans for an innovative new renewable energy hub to deliver New Jersey's tremendous offshore wind resource to the
    PR Newswire
     
    100 years agoImprovements of gas system at cost of $24,000 in Red Bluff
    Approximately $24,000 is to be expended by the Pacific Gas and Electric Company in the near future on improvements for its gas system in Red Bluff. H. B. Heryford, manager of the company's west side division, with headquarters in this
    Red Bluff Daily News
     
    Tongwei Group: Photovoltaic Energy Circle: National Development and Reform Commission: Starting this year, new wind power photovoltaic power generation will enter the stage of parity grid
    Sept. 17 -- Tongwei Group Co., Ltd. issued the following news release: Photovoltaic energy circle report At the press conference of the National Development and Reform Commission held on September 16, the head of the National Development and Reform Commission
    China Business News
     
    SOLAR PARKING CANOPY GOES ONLINE, PROVIDING UCSC WITH 2 MEGAWATTS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY
    The following information was released by the University of California - Santa Cruz: By Scott Hernandez-Jason A two-megawatt solar parking canopy at the East Remote Parking Lot is now online, increasing the campus's use of renewable energy while reducing its
    States News Service
     
    Maryland utilities issue ROP for wholesale electric power supply
    The Potomac Edison Company (PE), Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), Delmarva Power and Pepco have issued Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for full-requirements, wholesale electric power supply to meet their Standard Offer Service (SOS) obligations in their Maryland service territories.
    Daily Record
     
    Dominion Energy eyes 1-GW solar, battery expansion in Virginia
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Dominion Energy Virginia, part of utility Dominion Energy (NYSE:D), plans to add roughly 1 GW of solar capacity plus some battery storage to its portfolio by acquiring or contracting new projects in the Commonwealth state.
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    East Point Energy unloads 20-MW/80-MWh Virginia battery project to Dominion
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Dominion Energy Virginia, part of Dominion Energy (NYSE:D), has purchased a 20-MW/80-MWh battery storage project from developer East Point Energy for an undisclosed sum, the seller said on Thursday. The Dry Bridge energy storage facility
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Pearce Renewables buys wind, solar O&M firm Mountain Renewables
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Pearce Renewables, a division of operations, maintenance and engineering services provider Pearce Services, has acquired California-based Mountain Renewables LLC, which provides technical field services for the wind and utility-scale solar industries. The acquired company is
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Wind accounts for 7.12% of UK’s power output on Sep 16
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - UK wind parks produced 42,549 MWh of electricity on September 16, thus accounting for 7.12% of the total power output in the country for the day. Total power generation for the 24 hours arrived at
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Environment America: In a Sign of Wind Power's Growth, America's First Commercial-scale Wind Project Secures Funding
    BOSTON, Massachusetts, Sept. 17 (TNSOps) -- Environment America issued the following statement: * * * Vineyard Wind, the nation's first commercial scale wind project, has secured $2.3 billion in funding for its launch. Through investments from nine banks, including Bank
    Targeted News Service
     
    Wind power systems project to contribute 15% to Al Yamamah Steel’s revenue, its president says
    It is part of the company’s renewable energy transition, following the creation of a solar energy system in 2019. (Shutterstock) The new wind energy systems project of Al Yamamah Steel is expected to generate 15 percent of its total revenue,
    Arab News
     
    Wobben Properties Submits United States Patent Application for Method for Controlling a Wind Farm
    Alexandria, Sept. 17 -- Wobben Properties has submitted a patent application for method for controlling a wind farm. This invention was developed by Schwanka Trevisan Aramis, Mendonca Angelo and Cassoli Jair. The patent application number is 17/258111. International Patent Classification
    Energy Patent News
     
    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Innovation & Technology SL Submits Patent Application for Wind Turbine
    Alexandria, Sept. 17 -- Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Innovation & Technology SL has submitted a patent application for wind turbine. Saleh Ahmad developed the invention. The patent application number is 17/195879. International Patent Classification codes are F03D 80/60 20060101 F03D080/60,
    Energy Patent News
     
    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Service Applies for Patent on Method and Controller for Operating a Wind Turbine
    Alexandria, Sept. 17 -- Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Service has applied for United States patent for method and controller for operating a wind turbine. Warfen Karsten and Gosch-Pler Timo developed it. The patent application number is 17/255536. International Patent Classification
    Energy Patent News
     
    Clean Energy Investments in $3.5T Budget Bill Will Cut 1B Tons of GHG Emissions, Study Says
    Six investments included in recently produced legislative text for President Joe Bidens $3.5 trillion, 10-year budget would cut nearly 1 billion tons of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, a non-partisan research group said in a Sept. 15 analysis. Up
    Financial Services Monitor Worldwide
     
     

    Generation


    ILLINOIS GOVERNOR SIGNS ENERGY BILL AIDING NUCLEAR PLANTS
    The following information was released by the American Nuclear Society (ANS): Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker appreciates applause at the signing event for the state's new energy bill. In an hour-long ceremony held yesterday at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium amid some fanfare
    States News Service
     
    HELIUM-3 TO BE PRODUCED FROM TRITIUM STORED AT CANADA'S DARLINGTON STATION
    The following information was released by the American Nuclear Society (ANS): Laurentis Energy Partners, a subsidiary of Ontario Power Generation (OPG), has launched a new program to produce helium-3. The He-3 will be obtained from tritium stored at OPG's Darlington
    States News Service
     
    PG&E CORP FILES (8-K) Disclosing Other Events
    Item 8.01 Other Events. Wildfire Mitigation and Catastrophic Events Costs Recovery Application On September 16, 2021, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (the "Utility"), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation, filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission (the "CPUC") requesting
    Edgar Glimpses
     
    Shandong Nuclear Power Company Ltd. issued RMB 1 bln short-term commercial paper
    Sep 17, 2021 (China Knowledge) - Shandong Nuclear Power Company Ltd. has issued RMB 1 bln 270-day short-term commercial paper on the the interbank bond market, with the issue code: 012103350.IB. To be specific, the bond was issued with a
    China Knowledge
     
    OFFICE OF ELECTRIC RELIABILITY (OER)
    The following information was released by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC): What We Do The Office of Electric Reliability (OER) will help protect and improve the reliability and security of the nation's bulk power system through effective regulatory oversight
    States News Service
     
    GSE to Participate in Alliance Global Partners Virtual Energy Conference
    COLUMBIA, Maryland, Sept. 15 -- GSE Systems issued the following news release: GSE Systems, Inc. (“GSE Solutions” or “GSE” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: GVP) a leader in advanced engineering and workforce solutions that support the future of clean energy production
    Contify Energy News
     

    Environmental


    KILDEE INTRODUCES BIPARTISAN RESOLUTION OPPOSING PROPOSED CANADIAN PERMANENT NUCLEAR STORAGE SITE NEAR GREAT LAKES
    The following information was released by the office of Michigan Rep. Dale Kildee: SAGINAWStanding on the banks of the Saginaw River, Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today announced the introduction of a bipartisan
    States News Service
     
    ClearPath Finds That Nuclear Power Is Essential for Decarbonization
    ClearPath, a not-for-profit organization, states that in addition to longer operation for nuclear power plants and utility commitments to net-zero emissions, public policy is needed to help avert the plateau to 2050. In a new report, the DC-based organization warned
    NetworkNewsWire
     
    Nuclear waste storage facility at Texas-New Mexico border granted federal license
    A facility to store high-level spent nuclear fuel along the Texas-New Mexico state line received a federal license Monday after years of debate. The project would expand a facility in Andrews, Texas owned by Interim Storage Partners (ISP), a joint
    Adrian Hedden, Carlsbad Current-Argus
     
    Officials react to NRC approval of Andrews nuclear waste site
    Sep. 15—After the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued a license Monday to a company planning to store high-level waste in Andrews County, officials opposed to the project vowed to continue fighting the NRC's decision. The license authorizes Interim Storage Partners
    Caitlin Randle, Midland Reporter-Telegram, Texas
     
    TVEL: Operational tests of fuel elements with REMIX fuel completed at Balakovo NPP
    Sept. 16 -- TVEL Fuel issued the following news release: Fuel assemblies (FA) of VVER-1000, which include experimental fuel elements with REMIX fuel, have been operated in the reactor of power unit No. 3 of the nuclear power plant for
    Russia Business News
     

    Financial


    QUARTERLY RESULTS - GUJARAT INDUSTRIES POWER COMPANY LIMITED
    Gujarat Industries Power Company Limited (GIPCL), operating in the electric utilities sector, has announced 41.87 percent decrease in net profit to Rs35.38 crore for Apr-Jun 2021 from net profit of Rs60.86 crore in Apr-Jun 2020. Its revenue declined by 11.88
    Indian Business Insight
     

    International


    Findings on Sustainable Energy Grids and Networks Detailed by Investigators at Federal University of Technology (Adaptive Mppt Control Applied To Virtual Synchronous Generator To Extend the Inertial Response of Type-4 Wind Turbine Generators)
    2021 SEP 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Network Daily News -- A new study on Energy Grids and Networks - Sustainable Energy Grids and Networks is now available. According to news reporting out of Pato
    Network Daily News
     
    Reports Outline Nuclear Power Study Findings from Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (Best-practice Severe Accident Analysis for the Opr1000 Short-term Sbo Sequence Using Melcor2.2 and Maap5)
    2021 SEP 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Energy Daily News -- Researchers detail new data in Energy - Nuclear Power. According to news reporting out of Daejeon, South Korea, by NewsRx editors, research stated, “A
    Energy Daily News
     
    Studies from University of Queensland Yield New Data on Smart Grids (Coalition Graph Game-based P2p Energy Trading With Local Voltage Management)
    2021 SEP 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Energy Daily News -- New research on Energy - Smart Grids is the subject of a report. According to news reporting out of Brisbane, Australia, by NewsRx editors,
    Energy Daily News
     
    Reports on Hydrogen Energy from Chinese Academy of Sciences Provide New Insights (Deuterium Retention and Surface Morphology Modification In Oxidized Tungsten Exposed To D Plasma)
    2021 SEP 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Energy Daily News -- Fresh data on Energy - Hydrogen Energy are presented in a new report. According to news reporting out of Hefei, People’s Republic of China,
    Energy Daily News
     
    Researchers at University of Southern California (USC) Report New Data on Renewable Energy (Emitting Less Without Curbing Usage? Exploring Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Strategies In the Water Industry Through Load Shifting)
    2021 SEP 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Climate Change Daily News -- Current study results on Energy - Renewable Energy have been published. According to news reporting originating from Los Angeles, California, by NewsRx correspondents,
    Climate Change Daily News
     
    Infrail to invest $233 M in renewable energy platform Gurin Energy.
    Infratil, an infrastructure investment firm in New Zealand, has disclosed that it will form Gurin Energy, a Singapore-based clean power development platform focusing on Asia, with an investment of $233 M. The green electricity firm will invest in solar photovoltaic
    NS Energy
     
    World: offshore capacities continue to grow.
    Global offshore wind capacity increased by 6.1 gigawatts (GW) in 2020, driven by China, which contributed over 50% of the capacity expansion. The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has reported that Chinese waters currently account for 28.3% of the offshore
    Nachrichten fuer Aussenhandel (CBNB Abstracts)
     
    Iberdrola warns of protectionist risk to US offshore wind sector
    America's fledgling offshore wind power industry risks being left "dead in the water" if US authorities clamp down on the use of foreign materials and equipment, according to Iberdrola. Iberdrola is a Spanish multinational electric utility company based in Bilbao,
    MarketLine
     
    Asia Pacific to continue its solar dominance in the global solar PV market till 2030
    GlobalData's latest report, 'Global Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Market, Update 2021 - Market Size, Market Share, Major Trends, and Key Country Analysis to 2030,' provides a clear overview of and detailed insight into the global solar PV market. The report provides
    MarketLine
     
    Smart metering, demand response, vehicle-to-grid: key to smart grid infrastructure
    GlobalData's latest policy report, 'Smart Grid Policy Handbook 2021,' offers comprehensive information on major policies governing smart grid in several countries. The report covers eighteen key countries and the EU, providing the current scenario and future plans in implementing smart
    MarketLine
     
    Electricity prices rocket after National Grid fire on Wednesday
    A fire has caused a power link between the UK and France to be shut off, leading to a jump in wholesale electricity prices. The National Grid said its site at Sellindge in Kent was evacuated on Wednesday morning following
    Macclesfield Express
     
    United Kingdom: Coal power should be assigned to history to keep to 1.5 degrees
    Source: Scottish Independence Referendum Greetings to you all. It is a pleasure to join you today, and thank you to the Danish Government, IRENA, UNEP and WEF and all other partners involved in organising Energy Action Day. The subject of
    ForeignAffairs.co.nz
     
    World turning blind eye to Israel's nuclear activities for more than 5 decades: Iran
    The photo shows a partial view of the Dimona nuclear power plant in the southern Israeli Negev desert, on September 8, 2002. (Photo by AFP) Iran has slammed the UN nuclear agency’s deliberate silence regarding Israel’s nuclear arsenals, which are
    Press TV
     
    IAEA raises nuclear energy estimates for first time since Fukushima
    Vienna (dpa) - The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has revised upwards its forecast for the global expansion of nuclear energy for the first time in 10 years. The nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan
    dpa English
     
    Dominion Energy Proposes Largest Expansion of Solar and Energy Storage for Benefit of Customers
    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In its second annual clean energy filing with the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC), Dominion Energy Virginia has proposed the largest group yet of new solar and energy storage projects in Virginia for
    PR Newswire
     
    Finland: Prokon plans to install 25 wind turbines on Uusikaarlepyy-Vöyri border
    Prokon Wind Energy Finland, part of German wind farm developer Prokon, is planning to install 25 wind turbines in an area on the border of Uusikaarlepyy and Vöyri in Finland. Land use plan and building permits for 7 turbines are
    M-Brain Nordic News
     
    United Kingdom: Coal power should be consigned to history to keep to 1.5 degrees
    Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments Greetings to you all. It is a pleasure to join you today, and thank you to the Danish Government, IRENA, UNEP and WEF and all other partners involved in organising Energy Action
    ForeignAffairs.co.nz
     
    B Capital Partners buys 10-MW solar park in Germany
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Swiss sustainable infrastructure investment company B Capital Partners AG has acquired the Reuth solar park of 10 MW which is currently being built by project developer Green City AG in the German state of Bavaria.
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    RWE finalises turbine installation at Triton Knoll offshore wind site
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - German energy major RWE AG (ETR:RWE) announced today that all 90 turbines part of the 857-MW Triton Knoll offshore wind project in UK waters have now been installed. The final 9.5-MW Vestas turbine was erected
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    The Joint Venture between ReneSola Power and Eiffel Investment Group Acquires Its First 200 MW Project Portfolio
    STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola Power" or the "Company") (www.renesolapower.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully integrated solar project developer, today announced that European Solar Energy Development JV, the joint venture company established between ReneSola Power
    PR Newswire
     
    SSE bundles Scottish offshore wind projects to form 4.1-GW Berwick Bank
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - SSE Renewables, a division of energy company SSE Plc (LON:SSE), today said it is combining the Berwick Bank and Marr Bank offshore wind projects in Scotland into one “super” project with a potential capacity of
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    NUCLEAR POWER STATION AT WYLFA NEWYDD TO BE EXAMINED BY THE WELSH AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
    The following information was released by the British Parliament: The Welsh Affairs Committee will hold a one-off evidence session hearing the latest on a new nuclear power station at Wylfa Newydd, following the failure of the Horizon scheme. Watch Parliament
    States News Service
     
    China Longyuan Power Group Corporation Limited issued RMB 2 bln short-term commercial paper
    Sep 17, 2021 (China Knowledge) - China Longyuan Power Group Corporation Limited has issued RMB 2 bln 88-day short-term commercial paper on the the interbank bond market, with the issue code: 012103365.IB. To be specific, the bond was issued with
    China Knowledge
     
    Greece ready with offshore wind framework - report
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - The Greek government has completed the creation of new legislative framework for the country’s offshore wind industry, with final decisions by the energy ministry due to be taken shortly, Energypress reports, citing unnamed sources. The
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Aquila wraps up bond financing deals for 400-MW wind project in Norway
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Hamburg-based investor Aquila Capital has secured EUR 315 million (USD 370.5m) in two bond financing deals to support the 400-MW Oyfjellet onshore wind project in Norway. Both placements were oversubscribed, Aquila said on Thursday. More
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Finerge, Guild Investments greenlit to take control of wind farms in Portugal
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Portugal's Competition Authority (AdC) has decided not to oppose a move put forward by Portuguese renewable power company Finerge SA and UK-based Guild Investments Limited to jointly own wind farm developer Empresas ACM. AdC announced
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Wind accounts for 1.72% of France’s power output on Sep 16
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - Wind farms in France generated 21,807 MWh on September 16, reaching a share of 1.72% in total power for the day. Power plants in the country produced 1,265,128 MWh for the whole day, based on
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    NextEnergy enters first UK energy storage venture with Eelpower
    (Alliance News) - NextEnergy Solar Fund Ltd on Friday announced its first energy storage venture in the UK. The London-based renewable energy investment company said it has entered a GBP100 million joint venture with battery storage specialist Eelpower. NextEnergy owns
    By Scarlett Butler; scarlettbutler@alliancenews.com
     
    Denmark : Vestas extends partnership with wpd for 50 MW order, featuring Taiwans largest onshore rotors
    Vestas has secured a 50 MW order with German developer and operator of renewable energy projects, wpd AG, for three projects - Chuangwei 2, Leadway 2 and Hsinyuan wind farms in Taiwan. The Hsinyuan wind farm includes six V136-4.2 MW
    Al Bawaba Business
     
    Thailand's 58.5-MW floating solar plant connected to grid
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - A 58.5-MW floating solar PV plant in Thailand, touted as the largest such installation in the country, was connected to the grid in September, it was announced Thursday by Chinese solar inverter maker Sungrow Power
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Thousands to be hit as Energia announces third price rise
    ONE of the State’s largest energy suppliers is to increase its prices for third time. Energia is to introduce double-digit rises in its electricity and gas prices from October 18 next. There have now being more than two dozen energy
    Charlie Weston
     
    100 solar EVs will boost Utrecht’s vehicle-to-grid charging system
    Did you know SHIFT is taking the stage this fall? Together with an amazing line-up of experts, we will explore the future of mobility during TNW Conference 2021. Secure your ticket now! Utrecht, the Netherland’s fourth largest city, is on
    TheNextWeb.com
     
    HIGHLIGHTS: Enea power on tariffs, EBITDA, CO2 rights, coal assets spinoff et al.
    TARIFF HIKE: "We will be submitting household tariff hike motions to energy market regulator URE. . . "Such sought tariff growth, i.e. by 40%, will be difficult to achieve, but I do not hide that we would be interested in
    Bednarczyk Filip
     
    South Africa's troubled power utility is being reset: CEO sets out how
    The solution to the country’s energy problems doesn't belong to Eskom and the government alone. shutterstock Eskom, South Africa’s state-owned power utility, is facing a litany of challenges. The Conversation Africa asked Professor Anton Eberhard, director of the Power Futures
    Anton Eberhard, Professor at the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town
     
    ADNOC, bp and Masdar agree to expand UAE-UK new energy partnership
    ABU DHABI, 17th September, 2021 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), bp and Masdar announced the signing of strategic framework agreements to expand upon the UAE and UK’s longstanding track record of bilateral partnership in sustainability, including the
    Emirates News Agency
     
    Stem, Copec complete Chile's 1st smart storage, move on to VPP project
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - US pure-play storage solutions provider Stem Inc (NYSE: STEM) and Chilean energy group Empresas Copec have finalised Chile’s first smart energy storage project and embarked on the development of a virtual power plant (VPP). The
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    DTEK Energy allocates almost UAH 1.4 bln for its TPP repair campaign in eight months
    KYIV. Sept 17 (Interfax-Ukraine) - DTEK Energy, in preparation for the heating season 2021-2022, has allocated almost UAH 1.4 billion for the repair campaign of thermal power plants' (TPPs) units in eight months of this year, the company's press service
    Interfax Ukraine Business Newswire
     
    Ethiopia to start power generation from controversial dam next month
    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia Thursday announced the installation of the first 780-ton hydro-power rotar at the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) which will allow the mega dam begin initial phase of power generation. The hydroelectric Dam is expected to start
    Agence de Presse Africaine
     
    Renewables plummet on the stock market and threaten massive closures
    If on Wednesday were Iberdrola and Endesa which suffered drastic losses in the stock market 3,700 and 1,300 million euros, respectively, yesterday were the renewables which suffered the collapse of its shares. Since the government began to take measures to
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    In 12 areas of Bogota will have power outages this Friday, September 17
    In order to carry out routine maintenance on the power grid, as well as to carry out repairs to lighting poles, transformers, power stations, among others, that make up the system that provides electricity to the Colombian capital, the Bogota
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    Photon Energy hands over 1.3-MWp solar-storage system to Lord Howe Island
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - The governing authority of Australia’s Lord Howe Island has been handed over a solar-plus-storage hybrid power system, an AUD-11.1-million (USD 8.1m/EUR 6.9m) project aimed at helping the tiny island community reduce diesel consumption. The installation,
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    ‘Orsted’s transition provides key insights for India’s energy firms’
    A new report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis charts its journey The transition of Orsted, the once Danish state-owned utility, from being one of the most coal-intensive utilities in Europe to a global leader in offshore
    Business Line
     
    United Kingdom: Coal power should be assigned to history to keep to 1.5 degrees
    Sept. 16 -- Government of United Kingdom issued the following news release: - In a speech on Energy Action Day, COP26 President-Designate Alok Sharma called on nations to scale up clean power more quickly and meet Paris Agreement targets Greetings
    Contify Energy News
     
    CORRECTED - IBC Solar opens 10-MW section of solar park in Germany
    In our article headlined "IBC Solar opens 20-MW section of solar park in Germany," please note that the capacity mentioned in the headline should be 10 MW and not 20 MW. (corrects capacity). A corrected version. September 17 (Renewables Now)
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    K-Electric increases duration of loadshedding amid hot weather
    K-Electric (KE), the city's sole power supplier, has extended the duration of unannounced loadshedding in different parts of the city amid sweltering weather. KE has increased loadshedding in different parts of the metropolis, saying the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC)
    Pakistan Observer
     
    Corporate Moment : Japanese exodus from the national electricity sector?
    The Japanese economy is facing, like the rest of the world, a slowdown in its economic recovery due to the increase in contagions, both within and outside its borders. And in this context, it was announced that four Japanese companies
    CE Noticias Financieras
     
    NESF forms JV targeting 250 MW of UK battery storage
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - NextEnergy Solar Fund Ltd (LON:NESF) today announced a move into the UK energy storage space with the creation of a joint venture (JV) targeting up to 250 MW of projects. The solar investor has formed
    SeeNews Renewables
     
    Ukrainian NPPs generated 216.65M kWh of electricity over past day
    Ukrainian nuclear power plants (NPPs) generated 216.65 million kilowatt-hours of electricity over the past day, September 16, 2021, an Ukrinform correspondent reports, referring to the press service of Energoatom National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine. As of September 17,
    Maryna Korotchenko
     
    Bp, ADNOC And Masdar Partner To Provide Clean Energy Solutions For UK And UAE
    India, Sept. 16 -- bp (BP.L,BP_UN.TO,BP), ADNOC and Masdar have signed three agreements with the potential to lead to billions of dollars of investment into clean and low carbon energy, creating potentially thousands of energy jobs, bp said in a
    Real-Time Trader
     
    Global Alliance for Sustainable Energy is Formed to Take Collective Action Towards the Full Sustainability of Renewable Energy
    BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 17 (TNSOpa) -- The Global Wind Energy Council issued the following news release on Sept. 16, 2021: A group of global leaders from across the renewable energy value chain and the sector's innovation ecosystem today launched a
    Targeted News Service
     
    Uzbekistan announces financial proposals for 100MW wind farm in Karakalpakstan
    Uzbekistan’s Energy Ministry announced on September 16 the financial proposals of the investors/bidders in their contest to become the independent power producer to develop the 100MW wind farm in Karakalpakstan region. ACWA Power of Saudi Arabia, Masdar of the UAE
    New Europe
     
    Energy: IEEFA: Orsted’s transition provides key insights for India’s public utilities and renewable energy companies
    Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Orsted transitioned from a coal intensive utility to a global renewable energy leader creating immense shareholder wealth 17 September 2021 (IEEFA India): Orsted, the once Danish state-owned utility, transitioned from being one
    ForeignAffairs.co.nz
     
    EBRD: Winner of first competitive procurement for wind power plant in Uzbekistan announced
    Sept. 17 -- European Bank for Reconstruction and Development issued the following news release: - ACWA Power wins first competitive wind power tender in Uzbekistan - New 100 MW wind plant is part of an ambitious renewables target set by
    Contify Energy News
     
    Drax Boosted By Uk Energy Emergency
    Sep. 17—Drax Group jumped to the top of the FTSE 250 risers as a surge in UK energy prices continued to roil markets. Shares in the firm, which runs the Drax power station near Selby in Yorkshire, soared 8.8pc, or
    Calum Muirhead, Daily Mail, London
     
    ACWA Power wins tender for 100-MW wind park in Uzbekistan
    September 17 (Renewables Now) - The government of Uzbekistan announced Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power as the winning bidder for the development of a 100-MW wind park in Karakalpakstan region. The Saudi company emerged as the lowest bidder among the shortlisted
    SeeNews Renewables
     


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