Power Archive

29 Aug 2014

PE-Backed Hareon Solar Plans To Add 150 MW Solar Power Capacity In India

China’s Hareon Solar is just one of many renewable energy companies looking to take advantage of Indian government support of solar power development PE-Backed Hareon Solar Plans To Add 150 MW Solar Power Capacity In India was
28 Aug 2014

GE study finds wind power can improve electric grids resiliency

A new frequency response study from GE’s Energy Consulting business has identified that wind applications could substantially enhance electric grid resiliency when deployed with proper modern plant controls. CTBR – News
28 Aug 2014

Iberdrola upgrades 45 small hydro power plants in Spain

Renewable energy firm Iberdrola has upgraded 45 of its 92 small hydro power plants in Spain. CTBR – News
28 Aug 2014

Existing power plants will emit 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide, says study

A new study from two US universities has found that existing power plants across the globe will emit over 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere in their lifetimes. CTBR – News
27 Aug 2014

Indian State Of Punjab Plans To Add 2,000 MW Solar Power Capacity

Responding to energy shortages produced by inadequate coal supplies, the Indian state of Punjab plans to build out 2000 MW of solar power capacity Indian State Of Punjab Plans To Add 2,000 MW Solar Power Capacity was
27 Aug 2014

Politics Threatens World’s Largest Solar Power Project

A 4000 MW solar power project planned for eastern Rajasthan, India, could be scrapped because the wrong political party first came up with the project Politics Threatens World’s Largest Solar Power Project was originally published on CleanTechnica.
27 Aug 2014

BSR wins contract to transform Sita UK’s landfill sites into solar power plants

Sita UK has selected British Solar Renewables (BSR) to transform several of its landfill sites into solar power plants. CTBR – News
27 Aug 2014

US Ex-Im Bank lends $65m to Peru wind power projects

The Export-Import Bank of the US (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized a pair of direct loans, totaling about $ 65m, to two wind power projects in Peru, for which Siemens Energy will deliver turbines. CTBR – News
25 Aug 2014

Hareon, Nereus Capital to develop solar power projects in India

Hareon Solar Technology has agreed to collaborate with Nereus Capital for the development of more than 150MW of solar power projects in India over the next two years. CTBR – News
21 Aug 2014

Voith to modernise generator at German pumped storage power plant

Voith has secured a contract worth about €9m to modernise a generator at the 620MW Waldeck 2 pumped storage power plant in North Hesse, Germany. CTBR – News