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Canada’s Boralex to acquire stakes in seven US solar power plants

Canada-based power producer Boralex is set to acquire controlling stakes in seven solar power plants in the US for...

EXPLORATION & PRODUCTION

REFINING

Kwinana Refinery

BP to close loss-making Kwinana oil refinery in Australia

Faced with continued losses, the UK petroleum giant BP has decided to close the...
cng station

Chesapeake Utilities to build new CNG station at Port of Savannah

Chesapeake Utilities has teamed up with Atlanta Gas Light (AGL) to build a compressed...
indian oil

France’s Total, Indian Oil form bitumen derivatives joint venture

French oil and gas giant Total has formed a 50:50 joint venture company with...

RENEWABLES

Canada’s Boralex to acquire stakes in seven US solar power plants

Canada-based power producer Boralex is set to acquire controlling stakes in seven solar power...

Novartis to buy 135MW clean energy from Spanish solar projects

Global medicines company Novartis has signed two 10-year virtual power purchase agreements (PPAs) with...

GE turbines to power 121MW Lithuania wind farms

GE Renewable Energy has been awarded a contract to supply its Cypress turbines for 121MW of wind power projects in Lithuania. Copenhagen, Denmark-based European Energy...

Construction begins on 195MW Hickory Park Solar project in Georgia

RWE Renewables has announced the start of construction on the 195.5MW Hickory Park Solar project located in Mitchell County, Georgia, US. The project also features...

Greenbacker buys 80MW South Dakota solar project from Broad Reach

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company has announced the acquisition of an 80MW solar project in South Dakota from Broad Reach Power. Located in Fall River County,...

Wagyu solar project begins supplying power to Texas grid

Cypress Creek Renewables has announced that the 162MW Wagyu solar PV project in Brazoria County has started delivering power to the Texas grid. Starbucks has...

OFFSHORE

Leviathan field

Israel kicks off gas production from Leviathan field in Mediterranean Sea

Israel has announced the start of gas production from the first phase development of the Leviathan field located in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. For Israel,...
Agogo oilfield

Agogo oilfield starts up production offshore Angola

Italian oil and gas company Eni has announced the start of production from the offshore Agogo oilfield in the Angolan waters. Currently, the Agogo oilfield...
Martin Linge field

North Sea’s first coronavirus case confirmed on Equinor’s Martin Linge field

Norwegian oil and gas major Equinor has confirmed that a person working on the Martin Linge field has tested positive for coronavirus. The person arrived...
ongc

India’s ONGC achieves early first gas at Krishna Godavari basin block

State-owned company Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has started gas production at the 98/2 Block in the Krishna Godavari Basin, offshore India, ahead...

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TECHNOLOGY

PETRONAS

PETRONAS Research takes part in FASTsubsea’s subsea pump development

PETRONAS’ subsidiary PETRONAS Research has signed an agreement with FASTsubsea to participate in the development of a low-cost, topside-less subsea multiphase pump to increase...
Satelytics

BP invests in geospatial analytics software provider Satelytics

BP Ventures has announced an investment of $5m in cloud-based geospatial analytics software company Satelytics. Satelytics in engaged in monitor environmental changes, including methane emissions,...
net power

McDermott chosen for UK-specific NET Power design

McDermott International has secured a contract from 8 Rivers Capital for its NET Power UK project that aims to generate emission-free electricity. The project, which...
wind energy

Wind energy performance optimizer WindESCo secures $10m funding

WindESCo, a wind energy performance optimization company, has secured $10m funding in a Series B round led by WAVE Equity Partners. The funding round also...