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Power Grid to Set Up Power Transmission Project in Kenya

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The power transmission project will enable the improvement of power transmission in Western Kenya and further expand Africa’s power transmission networks. Power Grid Corporation will provide technical and operational know-how while Africa50 will bring its project development and finance expertise. January 28, 2022 Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)......
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Nexans Supplies Cables for Enel Solar Project in Colombia

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For the 187MW La Loma project, more than 390 km of low and medium voltage cables were delivered to the solar farm in Colombia. January 28, 2022 France-based Nexans has supplied more than 390 km of Low Voltage (LV) and Medium Voltage (MV) cables for Enel Green Power’s 187MW La......
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South Central Railways Completes 162.4 km of Railway Electrification

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The railway routes which have been electrified are – Gadwal-Raichur, Kohir Deccan–Khanapur, and Pimpalkhuti–Kosai which covers parts of Telangana, Karnataka, and Maharashtra. January 27, 2022 As part of the “Mission Electrification” programme of the Indian Railways which aims to electrify all the broad gauge routes by December 2023, South Central......
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PFC Consulting transfers two subsidiaries to Adani Transmission

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Adani Transmission had emerged as the successful bidder for two power transmission projects, namely, Karur Transmission Ltd and Khavda-Bhuj Transmission Ltd. January 24, 2022 PFC Consulting Ltd, the consultancy arm for the power sector of Power Finance Corporation, has transferred two wholly-owned subsidiaries to Adani Transmission Ltd for two power......
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Van Merksteijn to Build New Steel Wire Rod Mill in the Netherlands by 2024

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After obtaining the required environmental approval, the wire producer has resumed its plans to build the wire rod plant in Eemshaven, the Netherlands. The estimated investment is EUR 300 million. January 24, 2022 Netherlands-based wire products supplier Van Merksteijn International (VMI) has announced its plans to build a new Greenfield......
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STL Poised for Growth; Declares Wins in New Markets and Accelerates Investments in 5G

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“We are confident that, in the near future, we will deliver the most advanced solutions in the areas of 5G, FTTx and rural connectivity and transform billions of lives through digital networks,” says Ankit Agarwal, Managing Director, STL. January 24, 2022 With its focused global expansion strategy, STL reached a......
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Nexans to Build 110km Subsea Power Cable for U.S. Offshore Wind Farm

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The 3-phase 138 kV high voltage alternative current (HVAC) subsea export cables will be integrated with two fiber-optic cables and transmit 132 MW of electricity. January 21, 2022 Nexans has bagged an order to manufacture approximately 110km of HV subsea cables for South Fork Wind, which is a joint venture......
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BPL Families in Kerala to get Free Internet as part of 1,548-crore KFON Project

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The KFON project aims at providing internet connectivity to 20 lakh households in Kerala. Out of 34,961 km of ADS fiber optic cable, 11,906 km have been completed across the 14 districts across the state. January 21, 2022 Below poverty line (BPL) families in Kerala will be provided with free......
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Prysmian to provide Power Cables for Abu Dhabi Electrification Project

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The project involves supplying four HVDC 320 kV single-core cables with XLPE insulation that will connect the Al Mirfa onshore converter station to Al Ghallan January 21, 2022 Samsung C&T has issued a limited notice to proceed (LNTP) to Prysmian Group to supply power cables for the HVDC submarine cable......
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Japan’s Next-Gen Electricity Cable Promises Zero Transmission Loss

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With the superconducting power transmission technology, trains will be able to operate at cheaper costs besides reducing the number of substations needed to maintain voltage. January 20, 2022 Japan-based Railway Technical Research Institute has laid a 1.5-km superconducting transmission line. It is the world’s longest practical-use cable at a facility......