Cleantechnology Business Review Archive

17 Dec 2014

nkt cables wins contract to support Race Bank offshore wind farm in UK

nkt cables has secured a contract worth about DKK595m (€80m) from Dong Energy to supply export cable systems for the Race Bank offshore wind farm in the UK. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

Ofgem approves £1.1bn funding for Scotland’s 1.2GW transmission subsea link

UK energy regulator Ofgem has approved £1.1bn funding for a new subsea link in the north of Scotland. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

US Department of Commerce increases tariffs on solar equipment imports from China

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has increased the duty rates tariffs on most imports of solar panels made in China. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

ABB and Hitachi to form JV for HVDC system solutions in Japan

ABB and Hitachi have agreed to form a joint venture (JV) for high voltage direct current (HVDC) system solutions in Japan. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

Turkey to build wind power plant in Istanbul

Turkey will construct its largest wind power plant in the Çatalca district of Istanbul, which will meet the demand for power of 280,000 homes. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

Terra Firma eyes selling stake in Infinis Energy

The European private equity firm Terra Firma is considering the sale of its 68.6% stake in Infinis Energy, a renewable energy company that owns onshore wind farms and landfills. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

JinkoSolar Holding supplies 80MW solar PV modules to China General Nuclear Power

JinkoSolar Holding has supplied 80MW of solar PV modules to China General Nuclear Power Group for a solar PV project in Neihuang County, Henan Province. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

China General Nuclear Power to purchase 80% stake in UK wind projects

China General Nuclear Power plans to buy 80% stake in the UK wind farms from Electricite de France SA for $ 157m, as part of its strategy to enter into the renewable-energy market of Europe. CTBR –
16 Dec 2014

Green energy displaced 11.9 million tonnes of CO2 emissions in Scotland in 2013

Green energy displaced 11.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in Scotland in 2013, according to latest figures revealed. CTBR – News
15 Dec 2014

DBB Jack-Up signs framework deal with MHI Vestas for offshore wind services

Denmark-based DBB Jack-Up Services has signed a framework agreement with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for offshore wind operations and maintenance services. CTBR – News