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  • Summit signs PPA for Bangladesh CCGT

    Bangladeshi IPP Summit Power has obtained a PPA for its 583MW Meghnaghat II combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant near Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • EXCLUSIVE Yunlin offshore wind M&A process nears conclusion

    Germany-based Wpd will soon announce a winner of the auction of a 49% shareholding in the Yunlin offshore wind project in the Taiwan Strait, with two bidders understood to be left in contention

  • Mongolian wind pulls in support

    The Asian Development Bank announced today that it has signed an $18.7 million loan to build, operate and maintain the Sermsang Khushig Khundii solar project – a 15MW PV plant in Khushig, Tuv

  • EXCLUSIVE Advisers shortlisted for Cambodia power plan

    Six consulting teams have been shortlisted by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and Electricité du Cambodge (EDC) on the preparation of Cambodia’s power development plan up to 2040

  • Hong Kong appoints adviser on DHSR cavern

    Hong Kong’s Water Supplies Department has selected US engineering firm Black & Veatch to investigate, design and supervise the construction of caverns and relocation of the Diamond Hill fresh water and salt water service reservoirs

  • Goldwind issuing shares to fund Australian projects equity

    Chinese wind turbine manufacturer Goldwind is preparing a rights issue to raise roughly Rmb4.74 billion ($707 million) gross proceeds, to contribute to funding both the Stockyard Hill Wind Farm and the Moorabool North Wind Farm

  • AECOM mandated on South Australia solar

    AECOM has been appointed as engineering consultant for the Solar River Project near Robertstown in South Australia, a solar and battery project that won SA Government approval in June 2018

  • McKenzie joins AGL Energy board

    Patricia McKenzie has been appointed to the board of Australian utility AGL Energy as a non-executive director

  • New unsolicited bid for Kaliwa intake weir

    Japanese developer Global Utility Development has submitted its unsolicited proposal to build the Kaliwa intake weir in Metro Manila

  • SECI extends bid submission deadline for manufacturing-linked tender

    Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline for its 3GW solar tender linked to 1.5GW of manufacturing capacity

  • EXCLUSIVE ACWA Power hires business development director for Indonesia

    ACWA Power will soon be relocating new hire Salman Baray from Singapore to Jakarta to lead its newly opened Indonesian office

  • Myanmar tenders Mawlamyine-Ye-Dawei transmission

    Myanmar’s Ministry of Electricity and Energy has today invited international competitive bids to design, supply, install and commission the 286km, 230kV Mawlamyine-Ye-Dawei transmission line package

  • Sidharath Kapur leaves GMR Airports

    Sidharath Kapur has left is position as executive director and member of the board of GMR Airports

  • Sendai city to privatise gas network

    The city of Sendai in north east Japan is planning to privatise its gas network, as early as this year

  • Pestech, Solar Frontier team up for Malaysia solar

    Construction engineering company Pestech and Japanese renewables developer Solar Frontier subsidiary RS Renewables have signed a memorandum of understanding to bid jointly for the upcoming solar auction in Malaysia