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CenterPoint Energy signs $6bn merger deal with Vectren US gas and electric utility CenterPoint Energy has signed a $6bn merger agreement with rival Vectren, to form a new energy delivery, infrastructure and services company in the US. News
Admiral Permian buys oil producing assets in Texas from Three Rivers Admiral Permian Resources has completed acquisition of leasehold interests and related assets from Three Rivers Operating in the US state of Texas.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News Badger licenses refining technology for Gulei Refining Integrated Project Fujian Gulei Petrochemical (GLPC) has selected Badger Licensing’s technologies for a 600 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene/styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Gulei Economic Development Zone, Zhangzhou City in the Chinese province of Fujian.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News Baker Hughes to supply turbo equipment for $5.91bn Johan Castberg project By EBR Staff Writer
Baker Hughes (BHGE) has won a contract from Statoil Petroleum and Aker Solutions to supply turbo equipment for the NOK49bn ($5.91bn) Johan Castberg project in the Norwegian Barents Sea.
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CenterPoint Energy signs $6bn merger deal with Vectren By EBR Staff Writer
US gas and electric utility CenterPoint Energy has signed a $6bn merger agreement with rival Vectren, to form a new energy delivery, infrastructure and services company in the US.
News Formosa to build $9.4bn petrochemical complex in St. James Parish, Louisiana By EBR Staff Writer
Taiwan-based Formosa Petrochemical has decided to construct its $9.4bn petrochemical complex in St. James Parish in the US state of in Louisiana.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News Goldplay Exploration gets drilling permit at El Habal gold project, Mexico Goldplay Exploration, a Canada-based junior resource exploration company, has secured the surface drill permit for its El Habal gold project in Rosario, Sinaloa, Mexico.
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Oil & Gas

Admiral Permian buys oil producing assets in Texas from Three Rivers
Admiral Permian Resources has completed acquisition of leasehold interests and related assets from Three Rivers Operating in the US state of Texas.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Badger licenses refining technology for Gulei Refining Integrated Project
Fujian Gulei Petrochemical (GLPC) has selected Badger Licensing’s technologies for a 600 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene/styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Gulei Economic Development Zone, Zhangzhou City in the Chinese province of Fujian.
Oil & Gas > Refining & Petrochemicals > News

Power Generation

NTR acquires 28MW wind project in County Mayo, Ireland
NTR has added a further 28 MW to its onshore NTR Wind 1 fund portfolio, with the acquisition of Aeolus, a 28 MW wind project located in County Mayo, Ireland.
Power Generation > Wind > News
US researches develop new control strategy to increase power output from wind farms
By EBR Staff Writer
Researchers from the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) have developed a new way to extract more power from the wind farms, using supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).
Power Generation > Wind > News

Power Distribution

Neoenergia revises bid to acquire Brazilian power distributor Eletropaulo
By EBR Staff Writer
Brazil’s power company Neoenergia has raised its bid offer to acquire power distribution company Eletropaulo Metropolitana Eletricidade de São Paulo (Eletropaulo) to BLR29.40 (€7.04) per share.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News
New York Governor unveils new energy efficiency target
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a plan to achieve a new target for significant greenhouse gas emission reductions, reduce consumer energy costs and create job opportunities in the US state.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Goldplay Exploration gets drilling permit at El Habal gold project, Mexico
Goldplay Exploration, a Canada-based junior resource exploration company, has secured the surface drill permit for its El Habal gold project in Rosario, Sinaloa, Mexico.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Amani Gold reports diamond core and RC drill program assay results for Giro Gold Project
Amani Gold has reported further high-grade gold assay results from the current diamond core and Reverse Circulation (RC) drill program at Giro Gold Project located within the Moto Greenstone Belt, NE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News