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Prysmian secures HelWin2 project in Germany

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2 August, 2011 Prysmian has been awarded a new major contract worth in excess of € 200 million by the Dutch-German grid operator TenneT for the connection project HelWin2, linking offshore wind farms in the North Sea to mainland Germany. Prysmian will provide complete supply, installation and commissioning of the......
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Sterlite chosen to enhance network for promotion of Higher Education

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19 August, 2011 Sterlite Technologies Limited announced that it has been chosen by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to enhance its network for promotion of Higher Education in India. The scope of the project includes establishment of world-class connectivity for 120 universities across the country. This infrastructure would act as......
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YAZAKI to acquire Cablelettra, the Italian wiring harness manufacturer

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3 August, 2011 Yazaki Corporation announced that on July 29, 2011, a final closure agreement was signed for the acquisition of the business of Cablelettra S.p.A in Italy as well as the subsidiaries outside Italy. Yazaki has been considering the acquisition of Cablelettra for several years. It was in February,......
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Leoni reduces component weight by 50 percent

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3 August, 2011 Leoni, the leading provider of cables and cable systems to the automotive sector and other industries, now offers a solid aluminium conductor for the motor vehicle industry to wire the battery as an alternative to the common copper cable. It can be shaped in three dimensions and......
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PowerGrid to launch India’s first 1,200-Kv station

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26 August, 2011 Soon India’s power sector will witness a new era in the transmission segment when Power Grid Corp will launch a 1,200-Kv ultra-high voltage (UHV) test station along with experimental lines in Bina, Madhya Pradesh. The investment for the project is estimated at Rs 800 crore. The company......
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PGCIL laying transmission lines from Shilong to Agra

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27 July, 2011 PGCIL is laying transmission lines with 800kV transformers from Shillong to Agra for evacuation of 6,000 mw of hydropower per day. The transmission corridor, which will run 2,000 circuit km, is estimated to cost 1,200 crore. The project is scheduled for commissioning in 2014. Besides, the corporation......
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RPTL arms seek Rs 700 crore relief for two key projects

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21 August, 2011 Reliance Power Transmission’s arms, North Karanpura Transmission Company and Talcher-II Transmission Company, have moved the apex power regulator seeking cumulative “relief” of over Rs 700 crore for going ahead with the execution of two key transmission projects. Reliance Power Transmission, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure, has......
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Tripura demands transmission network for power evacuation

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8 August, 2011 Tripura has demanded erection of transmission line for evacuation of power to be generated in ONGC Tripura Power Company’s (OTPC) 720 MW Palatana project next year. The state government has also been urging for an alternative power evacuation network through Bangladesh from Palatana site following repeated demands......
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Sterlite gets Rs. 225 Order from Powergrid

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26 August, 2011 Sterlite Technologies Limited announced that it has received two new contracts from Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) for manufacture and supply of power conductors. The first contract is for Sterlite power conductors, that would be used in the 765KV double circuit Champa-Raipur. Pooling Station Transmission Line......
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Pakistan to expedite Guddu, Uch transmission line projects

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25 August, 2011 Pakistan’s President Asif Ali Zardari directed that procedural formalities concerning Guddu and Uch transmission line projects should be completed in time so that the signing agreement could take place in September this year. Pakistan was facing difficulties in meeting its energy requirements. To improve energy resources the......
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