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Weir Group to acquire Esco for $1.05bn Scotland-based engineering company Weir Group has signed a binding agreement to acquire Esco, a US-based provider of Ground Engaging Tools (GET) for surface mining, for $1.05bn. Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
BP, Reliance to go ahead with phase 2 of $6bn KG-D6 gas project in India By EBR Staff Writer
BP and its partner Reliance Industries have sanctioned the second phase of their Rs400bn ($6bn) KG-D6 gas field development offshore India.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News Caterpillar to supply diesel engines for 3.27GW Forsmark nuclear power plant By EBR Staff Writer
Forsmarks Kraftgrupp has given a supply order for industrial diesel engines to Caterpillar for an emergency cooling system at the 3.27GW Forsmark nuclear power plant in Sweden.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News CB&I wins ethylene technology contract for Chinese petrochemical plant CB&I has won an ethylene technology contract from Zhejiang Satellite Petrochemical’s subsidiary Lianyungang Petrochemical for its petrochemical facility in China.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News
Copper Mountain acquires Australian miner Altona Mining Canadian mining company Copper Mountain Mining has completed its acquisition of Altona Mining, a copper ores company with focus on Finland and Australia.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News Element Power to develop NISA offshore wind farm site in Irish Sea Element Power said that it has taken over development of the North Irish Sea Array (NISA) offshore wind site in the Irish Sea from Gaelectric.
Power Generation > Wind > News Engie and Meridiam selected to build two solar PV projects in Senegal Engie and investment partner Meridiam have been selected by Senegal’s Electricity Sector Regulation Commission (CRSE) as preferred bidder for two solar photovoltaic projects with combined capacity of 60MW.
Power Generation > Solar > News

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BP, Reliance to go ahead with phase 2 of $6bn KG-D6 gas project in India
By EBR Staff Writer
BP and its partner Reliance Industries have sanctioned the second phase of their Rs400bn ($6bn) KG-D6 gas field development offshore India.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
CB&I wins ethylene technology contract for Chinese petrochemical plant
CB&I has won an ethylene technology contract from Zhejiang Satellite Petrochemical’s subsidiary Lianyungang Petrochemical for its petrochemical facility in China.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News

Power Generation

Caterpillar to supply diesel engines for 3.27GW Forsmark nuclear power plant
By EBR Staff Writer
Forsmarks Kraftgrupp has given a supply order for industrial diesel engines to Caterpillar for an emergency cooling system at the 3.27GW Forsmark nuclear power plant in Sweden.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News
Element Power to develop NISA offshore wind farm site in Irish Sea
Element Power said that it has taken over development of the North Irish Sea Array (NISA) offshore wind site in the Irish Sea from Gaelectric.
Power Generation > Wind > News

Power Distribution

New York State Smart Grid Consortium signs MoU with PREPA and ProsumerGrid
The New York State Smart Grid Consortium (NYSSGC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) and ProsumerGrid, to assist with Puerto Rico’s long term grid planning efforts.
Power Distribution > Utilities Retail > News
Enel offers to acquire Brazilian power distributor Eletropaulo for EUR1.1bn
By EBR Staff Writer
Enel has disclosed its plans to acquire Brazilian power distribution company Eletropaulo Metropolitana Eletricidade de São Paulo (Eletropaulo) for up to BRL4.7bn (€1.1bn).
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Copper Mountain acquires Australian miner Altona Mining
Canadian mining company Copper Mountain Mining has completed its acquisition of Altona Mining, a copper ores company with focus on Finland and Australia.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Weir Group to acquire Esco for $1.05bn
By EBR Staff Writer
Scotland-based engineering company Weir Group has signed a binding agreement to acquire Esco, a US-based provider of Ground Engaging Tools (GET) for surface mining, for $1.05bn.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News