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Petronas scraps plans to develop $29bn Pacific NorthWest LNG project Malaysia’s Petronas has scrapped plans to develop the $29bn Pacific NorthWest liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in western Canada, citing weak gas prices. Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News
Wrexham’s 299MW gas power plant gets development approval By EBR Staff Writer
A 299MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station proposed to be built with an investment of £300m on the Wrexham Industrial Estate in the UK has been given the green light by the Planning Inspectorate.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News Edison to sell ITG pipeline and stake in Adriatic LNG to Snam By EBR Staff Writer
Snam has agreed to acquire Infrastrutture Trasporto Gas (ITG) along with a 7.3% stake in the offshore Terminale GNL Adriatico (Adriatic LNG) terminal from Edison in Italy for a total price of approximately €225m.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News TPG closes acquisition of US-based Discovery Midstream By EBR Staff Writer
TPG Growth has completed its acquisition of Dallas-based, full-service midstream provider Discovery Midstream.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News
Black & Veatch wins EPC contract for Swan’s FLNG project in India By EBR Staff Writer
Black & Veatch has bagged the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) project in India from Swan LNG.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News ExxonMobil discovers additional oil in Guyanese offshore field By EBR Staff Writer
Petrochemical giant ExxonMobil has discovered additional oil reserves in an offshore Guyanese field, raising the estimate of its Payara discovery to nearly 500 million oil-equivalent barrels.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News Petronas scraps plans to develop $29bn Pacific NorthWest LNG project Malaysia’s Petronas has scrapped plans to develop the $29bn Pacific NorthWest liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in western Canada, citing weak gas prices.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News

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Edison to sell ITG pipeline and stake in Adriatic LNG to Snam
By EBR Staff Writer
Snam has agreed to acquire Infrastrutture Trasporto Gas (ITG) along with a 7.3% stake in the offshore Terminale GNL Adriatico (Adriatic LNG) terminal from Edison in Italy for a total price of approximately €225m.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News
TPG closes acquisition of US-based Discovery Midstream
By EBR Staff Writer
TPG Growth has completed its acquisition of Dallas-based, full-service midstream provider Discovery Midstream.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News

Power Generation

Wrexham’s 299MW gas power plant gets development approval
By EBR Staff Writer
A 299MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station proposed to be built with an investment of £300m on the Wrexham Industrial Estate in the UK has been given the green light by the Planning Inspectorate.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News
ABB to supply central inverters to two Jordanian solar plants, totaling 102MW
ABB to supply its central inverter solutions for two solar plants Mafraq I and Mafraq II in Jordan, which will cumulatively produce 102MW of clean energy.
Power Generation > Solar > News

Power Distribution

UK launches plan to unlock smart energy system
By EBR Staff Writer
The UK government along with Ofgem has laid out a plan aimed at giving consumers more control over their power consumption and also to support innovative new technologies.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News
Oncor agrees to swap utility assets with Sharyland and SDTS
By EBR Staff Writer
Texas electric utility Oncor Electric Delivery Company has agreed to swap assets with Sharyland Utilities and Sharyland Distribution & Transmission (SDTS) in a transaction worth nearly $400m.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Gold miner Acacia asked to pay $190bn tax bill in Tanzania
By EBR Staff Writer
Acacia Mining has been demanded by the Tanzanian government to settle an massive tax bill of $190bn which the gold miner has outright rejected.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
GoldMining acquires Yellowknife Gold Project in Canada from Tyhee
By EBR Staff Writer
GoldMining has completed acquisition of 100% stake in Yellowknife Gold Project (YGP) and Big Sky Property in Canada from Tyhee Gold in exchange for four million of its shares.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News