Gain for Harjavalta hydroelectric power plant

Alstom signed a contract with the owner of Harjavalta hydroelectric plant (72 MW), for the rehabilitation and modernization of two existing generators as well as providing a new alternator for a total...

Green light for mega wind farm off the UK

Vattenfall and Scottish Power have got the green light from the British government to start construction of the wind farm East Anglia One ‘located off the east coast of England. The project will...

Photovoltaic plant of 20 megawatts to Burkina Faso

The Canadian company Windiga Energy and the Government of Burkina Faso signed an agreement to support investment allowing Windiga to become the first independent solar energy producer in the country. ...

Alstom signed his first contract in Poland

Alstom announced the signing of a contract worth approximately €80 million with PGE Energia SA Odnawialna for the supply of 30 wind turbines for the “90 MW Lotnisko ‘park, which will be ...

Touwsrivier: 44 MW solar power plant is on track

Soitec, a specialist in the generation and production of semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced Monday that the Ministry of Energy of South Africa had finally app...

Revolutionary solar cells act like lasers

Solar cells based on silicon as those installed on our roofs operate with an efficiency of about 20% to convert sunlight into electrical energy; It took over 20 years to achieve this rate of return. A...

Are wind farms bad long-term investment?

By 2020 UK aims to produce 15% of its energy from renewable sources such as wind energy; To date, the country has 4,246 turbines spread over 531 wind farms, generating 7.5% of the country’s elec...

A tidal turbine of 300 MW in Europe by 2020

OpenHydro, a subsidiary of DCNS, specializing in tidal energy systems and Alderney Renewable Energy (ARE) signed an agreement to create a joint venture, Race Tidal Ltd. The two companies will combine ...

7.8 megawatt photovoltaic plant in Israel

German subsidiary of ET Solar Energy announced last week the completion of the design and commissioning of a photovoltaic plant of 7.8 megawatts (MWp) in Israel for EDF Energies Nouvelles. Mishmar Han...

The first solar power plant in eastern Turkey

Gobekli de Sanliurfa, a city located in the eastern part of Turkey, hosted a 240 kWp photovoltaic project realized by the Asunim. The system belongs to ODAS Energy, a publicly traded company in Istanb...

Alstom optimizes and expands its range

Alstom has recently announced they have signed a global partnership agreement with Freyssinet for the development of a concrete mast 119 meters specially designed for wind ECO 122. The new mast will b...