Xcel Energy’s Southwestern Public Service Company is seeking proposals for additional solar energy resources as a component of its resource planning process.
Through this solicitation, SPS is requesting proposals for up to 200 megawatts of solar photovoltaic generation resources that could begin delivery to SPS on or before Dec. 31, 2016, and that would be contracted through a power purchase agreement.
The complete bid package is available today at www.xcelenergy.com. Bids will ...
Solar - Sep 13, 2014
The National Bank of Kuwait's investment arm has been selected as exclusive financing adviser for a $12-billion clean fuel refineries project, the bank said in a statement on Sunday.
State-owned Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KNPC), which owns the mega project, and NBK Capital signed a 12-month contract under which the bank will assess funding requirements and help raise the financing.
KNPC awarded the clean fuel project to upgrade two of three refineries to three international co...
Oil and Gas - Sep 14, 2014
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Chinese oil giant Sinopec will sell a 30 percent stake in its marketing arm to outside investors for more than $17 billion, the company said, as the government pushes key economic reforms.
China's Communist Party pledged at a meeting in November to allow the market to play a "decisive" role in the allocation of resources through a number of policies, including prodding state companies to operate on more commercial terms.
The move by Sinopec, initially proposed by the fir...
Power Generation - Sep 15, 2014
BP and Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) today signed a sales and purchase agreement for liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Under the agreement, TEPCO will purchase from BP up to 1.2 million tonnes of LNG per year (mtpa) for 17 years starting in 2017.
BP will supply TEPCO with LNG from its diverse portfolio of LNG sources. This is the first long-term portfolio contract for TEPCO. It is also BP’s first long-term contract with TEPCO where BP is the sole supplier.
The agreement pr...
Natural Gas & LNG - Exploration - Sep 12, 2014
Singapore Power (SP) won the ‘Smart Grid Project of the Year’ award at the Asian Power Awards 2014 today, for its programme with Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) to enable deregulated energy services in Singapore. This was enabled by SP's successful deployment of a smart infrastructure networking platform, with nation-wide coverage, through Silver Spring’s IPv6 technology.
Since April 2014, SP has successfully begun delivering deregulated energy services to 1...
Smart Grids - Sep 11, 2014
Canacol Energy, is pleased to announce the execution of a new gas sales contract for the sale of 30 million standard cubic feet per day ("mmscfpd") (5,263 barrels of oil equivalent per day "boepd") commencing for a 5 year period in December 2015 to an electrical generation company located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Under the terms of the sales contract Canacol will receive a sales price of US$ 8.00 / thousand standard cubic feet ("mscf") (US$ 46 per barr...
Oil and Gas - Sep 12, 2014
A ceremony took place on 10th of September, 2014 in Wicko (Poland) for the start of the construction of the 90 MW Lotnisko wind farm, which will be based in Kopaniewo, and which is one of the largest project in the Polish wind power industry. The ceremony was attended by representatives of PGE Odnawialna S.A1 . - Marek Woszczyk, President of the Board; PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A. - Maciej Górski, President of the Board, and representatives of Alstom in Poland – Leslaw Kuzaj, Pres...
Wind - Sep 12, 2014
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XZERES, a global clean energy solutions company, has been awarded ClassNK certification in Japan for its 10kW small wind turbine system.
"Our ClassNK certification is a major milestone for the company as it officially enables us to begin selling the 10kW system in Japan and capitalize on the accelerating momentum we have established over the past several months," said David Hofflich, CEO of XZERES. "Japan is a vast market opportunity for our small wind turbines given the st...
Wind - Sep 11, 2014