Tag: power plant

Siemens turbines to supply power in Tanzania

Siemens Energy has received an order from Jacobsen Elektro for the supply of three industrial gas turbines to Tanzania. The turbines are for the power plant Jacobsen Elektro is building for state-owned energy provider Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO).

Visa Steel builds melt shop and mill

Visa Steel will construct a steel plant and a power plant in Orissa.

Saudi Arabia: power plant

Dhuruma Electricity Co. has appointed Mott MacDonald as Owner’s Engineer for a USD 1.6 billion power plant in Saudi Arabia. Located 125km from Riyadh in Riyadh Central Province, the power plant is being constructed to meet the rising future demand for electricity in Saudi Arabia and facilitate the continued growth of the country.

Israel: power plant

South Korea-based Daewoo Corp. has won a tender to construct a power plant for OC Power Ltd, owned by Israel Corp. (80%) and Veolia Environnement SA (20%). Japan-based Mitsubishi Power Systems Ltd will supply the natural gas turbines.

Uzbekistan: power plant

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a USD 350 million loan to finance a combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) 800MW power plant in Uzbekistan.

New Caledonia: power plant order

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. has won a USD 120 million order to build a power plant in New Caledonia.

Greenhouse gas friendly power plant

Calpine Corp. has received approval to build the nation's first power plant with a federal limit on greenhouse gas emissions.

India: gas power plant

Punjab State Electricity Board (PSEB) has inked a deal with GAIL for supply of gas for setting up 1000MW power plant at Ropar.

Power plant in Orissa needs approval

Jindal Stainless Ltd’s (JSL) proposal to set up a 1000MW power plant at Luni in Dhenkanal district of Orissa will require fresh approval of the State Level Single Window Clearance Authority following change of site of the project.

Nigeria: multi-fuel power plant

Wartsila has been contracted to supply a 100MW power plant to be installed in Ewekoro, 70km from Lagos, Nigeria.