Tag: power plant

800 MW power project awaiting approval in Khulna

Bangladesh, Khulna: The government of Bangladesh has decided to set up an 800 MW combined cycle power plant on the abandoned land of Khulna Newsprint Mills in order to meet the growing demand for power in the country.

New substation to connect Alliant’s power plant to the grid

USA, Wisconsin: Wisconsin state utility regulators approved a $42 million transmission line to be built by American Transmission Company (ATC) in order to connect the Alliant Riverside electric power plant under construction in the Town of Beloit to the electrical grid.

UAE’s nuclear plant energizes Unit 2’s power transformer

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has announced a series of significant milestones in the construction of its $20 billion Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, including the connection of Units 3 and 4 to the UAE’s electricity transmission grid, reports Arabian Business.  The milestones also include the energisation of Unit 2’s main power transformer, excitation transformer and unit auxiliary power transformers. The connection […]

Burshtyn TPP receives new power transformer

Ukraine: Zaporozhtransformator (ZTR) has manufactured and shipped a 125 MVA, 220 kV autotransformer to the site of Burshtyn thermal power plant, one of the largest Ukrainian thermal power plants.

ABB wins $130M power order in the UK

ABB has won an order of around $130 million to build the power transmission infrastructure for EDF Energy’s new Hinkley Point C power plant in Somerset, UK.

Siemens commissions new power plant in Michigan

USA, Michigan: Siemens and Holland Board of Public Works have commissioned Holland Energy Park in the city of Holland, Michigan – a modern and efficient natural gas-fuelled combined cycle power plant.

ABB wins GIS substation order in New York

Switzerland, Zurich: ABB has won an order from Bechtel Infrastructure and Power to provide a turnkey substation which will integrate electricity from for their power plant in the state of New York into the New York transmission grid.

New project at Connecticut power plant in sight

USA, Connecticut: Connecticut power plant Wallingford Energy II filed a development and management plan for the installation and operation of two additional generating units of about 50 MW each at the existing power plant owned and operated by an affiliate, Wallingford Energy.