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EIA projects that renewables will provide nearly half of world electricity by 2050

Resource availability, renewable policies, regional load growth, and declining technology costs drive EIA's projected increase in global electricity generation from solar technologies. EIA projects that China is the country that will see the most growth in solar generation because of its growing ...

Hui Shan


Posted 17 days agoLink > generationInternationalIEO +6

Natural gas and wind forecast to be fastest growing sources of U.S. electricity generation

These changes in capacity contribute to EIA's forecast that natural gas will fuel 39% of electricity generation in the PJM region in 2020, up from a share of 31% in 2018. EIA forecasts the Henry Hub natural gas price will fall by 21% in 2019, which contributes to EIA's expectation that ERCOT's na ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > generationforecastsProjections +8

TODAY IN ENERGY: Texas ranks first in U.S.-installed wind capacity and number of turbines

Barely hours before the deadline, Chevron received word from the US government that it would be allowed to continue operating in Venezuela. The lone major US oil company still in operation after ExxonMobil and ConocoPhillips made a costly flee when Hugo Chávez nationalised the oil industry, Chevr ...

Hui Shan


Posted 2 months agoLink > windTexasstates +2

Kenya to #MakeEnergyWork as it launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind farm project in a bid to boost the country's power generation capacity and reach its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030. “The successful implementation of Lake Turkana Wind Power demonstrates Kenya's outstanding credentials as an inves ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > KenyawindPower +2

Subsea 7 Awarded Contract Offshore Taiwan

Subsea 7 S.A. today announced the award of a substantial (1) contract to Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC), an entity in Subsea 7's Renewables and Heavy Lifting Business Unit, for the Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm project by YunNen Wind Power Company, a company of the wpd group, for the supply and ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 11 months agoPress > Subsea 7OffshoreContract +4

Ørsted Acquires Deepwater Wind and Creates Leading US Offshore Wind Platform

Ørsted has entered into an agreement with the D.E. Shaw Group to acquire a 100% equity interest in Rhode Island-based Deepwater Wind at a purchase price of USD 510 million. The two companies' offshore wind assets and organizations will be merged into the leading US offshore wind platform with the m ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 11 months agoPress > OrstedOffshoreDeepwater +4

Siemens Gamesa Bags 176.8 MW Wind Energy Contracts From ReNew Power

Reports confirm that Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA has won contracts for building and equipping 176.8 MW of wind power projects in India for ReNew Power, an independent power producer (IPP). The company will establish a 100.8 Megawatt (MW) wind farm, in the Kutch district of Gujarat and a plant ...

Jui Kate


Posted 11 months agoPress > Oilgaswind +6

SIMEC Atlantis Enters French Joint Venture to Build New Tidal Project

U.K. headquartered SIMEC Atlantis Energy, the tidal energy projects developer, has reportedly entered into a new joint venture with the Development Agency for Normandy (AD Normandy) for developing a tidal power project in Raz Blanchard, Normandy. Regional investment fund Normandie Participations is ...

Jui Kate


Posted 11 months agoPress > windEnergyPower +2

Ørsted Acquires Deepwater Wind and Creates Leading US Offshore Wind Platform

Ørsted has entered into an agreement with the D.E. Shaw Group to acquire a 100% equity interest in Rhode Island-based Deepwater Wind at a purchase price of USD 510 million. The two companies' offshore wind assets and organizations will be merged into the leading US offshore wind platform with the m ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > OrstedOffshorewind +4

Petrofac Awarded Dutch Offshore Wind Contract

Petrofac has been awarded a contract by TenneT, the Dutch-German transmission grid operator, for the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) offshore grid connection and more specifically for the Alpha and optional Beta HVAC platforms (substations) in the North Sea. The Dutch government is targeting a total of ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > windContractNetherlands +5

Ørsted Wins 920MW Offshore Wind Projects in Taiwan

aiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs has announced the outcome of its first offshore wind auction. Ørsted was awarded 920MW capacity for its offshore wind sites in the Changhua region. Subject to Ørsted obtaining relevant permits and taking final investment decision, the projects are to be built in ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > OrstedOffshorewind +3

OGEL 2 (2018) - Decommissioning Offshore Energy Installations

In this Special Issue guest editors Dr Alex Wawryk (University of Adelaide) and Professor Tina Hunter (University of Aberdeen) explore the breadth and depth of scholarship relating to the decommissioning of offshore energy installations . Table of Contents - Volume 16, issue #02, published M ...

OGEL Journal


Posted 1 year agoPress > OilgasEnergy +5