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Saudi Aramco to acquire stake in Petronas’ RAPID refinery project for $7bn Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) has signed an agreement with Malaysian firm Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) to acquire stake in the latter’s refining and petrochemicals project in the Asian country for $7bn. Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News
IEA Bioenergy International Webinar Series IEA Bioenergy are hosting an international webinar entitled, “The European Wood Pellet Market for Small-Scale Heating”. This webinar will be held on Tuesday, March 14 at 10 am Eastern Standard Time / 4 pm Central European Time / 3 pm Greenwich Mean Time and presented by Fabian Schipfer.
News MHPS to deliver geothermal power equipment to Olkaria V project in Kenya By EBR Staff Writer
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has secured a contract to deliver two sets of geothermal power generation equipment for the Olkaria V Geothermal Power Plant in Kenya.
Power Generation > Geothermal > News TransCanada to sell stake in Iroquois and Portland gas transmission system projects By EBR Staff Writer
TransCanada has unveiled plans to sell 49.3% stake in Iroquois gas transmission system and the remaining 11.8% interest in Portland natural gas transmission system (PNGTS) to its master limited partnership TC PipeLines.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News
APA, Cooper to develop Gippsland Basin gas projects in Australia By EBR Staff Writer
APA Group has entered into non-binding heads of agreement with Cooper Energy to develop Gippsland Basin gas projects in Australia.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News EC approves NKT’s acquisition of ABB's high voltage cable business By EBR Staff Writer
The European Commission (EC) has unconditionally approved the NKT Cables’ proposed deal to acquire high voltage cable and cable accessories businesses from Swiss automation group ABB.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News India’s ONGC may acquire Hindustan Petroleum for $6.6bn By EBR Staff Writer
India's state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) is reportedly seeking to acquire a majority stake in the fuel retailer Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) in a deal worth Rs 440bn ($6.6bn).
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News

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TransCanada to sell stake in Iroquois and Portland gas transmission system projects
By EBR Staff Writer
TransCanada has unveiled plans to sell 49.3% stake in Iroquois gas transmission system and the remaining 11.8% interest in Portland natural gas transmission system (PNGTS) to its master limited partnership TC PipeLines.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News
APA, Cooper to develop Gippsland Basin gas projects in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
APA Group has entered into non-binding heads of agreement with Cooper Energy to develop Gippsland Basin gas projects in Australia.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News

Power Generation

MHPS to deliver geothermal power equipment to Olkaria V project in Kenya
By EBR Staff Writer
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has secured a contract to deliver two sets of geothermal power generation equipment for the Olkaria V Geothermal Power Plant in Kenya.
Power Generation > Geothermal > News
Centrica to install new gas turbine at King's Lynn power plant in UK
British utility company Centrica has announced that it will start work on the installation of a new gas turbine and major refurbishment at King’s Lynn power plant in Norfolk, UK.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News

Power Distribution

EC approves NKT’s acquisition of ABB's high voltage cable business
By EBR Staff Writer
The European Commission (EC) has unconditionally approved the NKT Cables’ proposed deal to acquire high voltage cable and cable accessories businesses from Swiss automation group ABB.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News
Siemens, Allgauer set up joint venture to commercialize smart grid solutions
By EBR Staff Writer
Siemens and German energy supplier Allgäuer Überlandwerk (AUW) have formed a new joint venture named egrid to offer services for smart grid expansion.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Source Exploration begins Las Minas diamond drilling program in Mexico
By EBR Staff Writer
Source Exploration has commenced a diamond drill program for the Las Minas gold - silver - copper project located at Veracruz, State, Mexico.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Australian competition regulator raises concern over South32's Metropolitan colliery deal
By EBR Staff Writer
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has raised concerns over the proposed $200m acquisition of Metropolitan Collieries by BHP Billiton spinoff firm South32 from Peabody Energy.
Mining & Commodities > Coal > News