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Vineyard Wind Announces US-Based Southwire as Key Supplier

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Southwire’s facility in Huntersville, N.C. will manufacture the high voltage cable for the onshore portion of Vineyard Wind 1. The cable will be part of the grid system that will be ready to provide power to 400,000 households from the 62 GE turbines. April 14, 2021 Vineyard Wind, a joint......
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Masdar Upscales Wind Farm in Uzbekistan to 1.5GW

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The project will support Uzbekistan in achieving its objectives of adding up to 3GW of wind energy and meeting 25% of its electricity needs from renewable energy sources by the end of the decade. April 12, 2021 Masdar has signed an agreement with the Government of Uzbekistan to extend the......
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Underground Cabling Project Inaugurated at Kumbh Area in Haridwar

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The nodal agency for the project, Power Finance Corporation has sanctioned Rs. 381.35 crore for the UG cabling project in Haridwar under IPDS. April 06, 2021 An underground cabling project was inaugurated at the Kumbh area in Haridwar by Shri R. K. Singh, Minister of State (IC) Power and New......
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GE Wins Order to Upgrade Power Grid Infrastructure in Nepal

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In 2016, the Government of Nepal had set out plans to install an additional 10,000MW of generation capacity over 10 years and export the excess electricity to neighbouring countries. Now, the recent project aims to enhance Nepal’s power transmission capacity by adding approximately 1,000 Megawatts (MW) of renewable energy onto......
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RWE marks Financial Investment Decision for Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

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With this move, the leading company in offshore wind power and Europe’s third-largest in renewable energy is seeking to play a significant part in helping to reach the UK’s ambition to grow offshore wind capacity to 40 gigawatts by 2030. March 30, 2021 RWE has taken the Financial Investment Decision......
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Sumitomo Electric and Siemens Energy Commission First VSC HVDC Link Improving Power Quality in India

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In February Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, officially inaugurated the link that now have been put into commercial operation and enables the exchange of electricity in both directions. March 16, 2021 The JV of Sumitomo Electric and Siemens Energy has completed connecting India’s first high-voltage direct current (HVDC)......
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Tata Power Receives LoI to Operate Power Distribution System in North Eastern Part of Odisha

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Tata Power shall now have privilege to serve entire population of Odisha with nearly 9 million consumers shall now experience uniform processes and synergies in operations across the state. February 1, 2021 Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility, has received the Letter of Intent (LoI) from the Odisha Electricity......
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Power Generation Companies to Gain From Discom’s Revival: Union Budget 2021

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The USD 41 billion plan intends to trim electricity losses, gradually narrow discoms’ cost-revenue gap, improve the reliability and quality of power supply, and promote more sustainable competition. February 2, 2021 The Government of India’s plan to improve the operations and finances of state-owned distribution companies (discoms), the weakest link......
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India Plans USD 41 Billion Reform to Revive Ailing Power Utilities

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The Government of India is planning to revive regional electricity retailers. The announcement is likely to be made on February 1, 2021 as part of the government’s budget for the year starting April 1. January 29, 2021 India plans to spend around INR 3 lakh crore (USD 41 billion) on......
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Tata Power Takes Over Power Distribution in Western-Southern Odisha

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With this takeover, the company’s distribution circles will expand to the western (TPWODL) and southern part (TPSODL) of Odisha with geographical spread of more than 47,000 sq km each. It will manage a network of more than 100,000 CKT kms each for a license period of 25 years. January 7,......