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Entergy to close 2GW Indian Point nuclear plant in New York by 2021 Entergy has agreed to close the 2GW Indian Point Energy Center located in the New York, US by 2021 as part of a deal signed with state authorities. Power Generation > Nuclear > News

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Biofuels & Biomass

Emerson awarded contract to convert coal-fired power plant to biomass in UK
By EBR Staff Writer
Emerson has been awarded a contract by EPH Lynemouth Power to to help convert the 44-year-old Lynemouth coal power station into a biomass plant in the UK.
Power Generation > Biofuels & Biomass > News
Asia Renewables Summit Underpins Region’s Biomass, Biogas Prospects & Indonesia’s Renewable Energy Roadmap
CMT’s Asia Renewables Summit—in Jakarta on 27 February - 1 March, with dual tracks on 3rd Biomass & BioEnergy Asia and Indonesia Renewable Power—highlights Asia’s biomass and biogas energy market progress and future potential as well as Indonesia’s solar, wind, hydro, biomass and waste-to-energy power development plans.
Power Generation > Biofuels & Biomass > News

Fossil Fuel

FirstEnergy to sell power generation assets in US for $925m
By EBR Staff Writer
Independent power firm LS Power Equity Partners III’ subsidiary has agreed to acquire 1,572MW of gas-generating plants in Pennsylvania and portion of a Virginia hydroelectric power station from FirstEnergy for $925m.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News
Sembcorp signs BOT agreement for 225MW Myingyan gas-fired power plant in Myanmar
Sembcorp has signed a build-operate-transfer (BOT) agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar (MOEE) for the 225MW Myingyan gas-fired power plant in the country.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News

Geothermal

Chevron to sell geothermal assets in Indonesia and Philippines
By EBR Staff Writer
Philippine conglomerate Ayala Corporation (AC), through its wholly owned subsidiary AC Energy, has signed an agreement to acquire the geothermal assets of Chevron in Indonesia and the Philippines.
Power Generation > Geothermal > News
EC approves auction scheme for electricity from renewable sources in Germany
The European Commission (EC) has found amendments to the German renewable energy scheme to be in line with EU state aid rules.
Power Generation > Wind > News

Hydro

ETI sets out priorities for UK's marine energy industry
The ETI has set out  its priorities for the UK’s marine energy industry if it is to compete with other low carbon sources of energy.
Power Generation > Hydro > News
ADFD to fund $44.5m to four renewable energy projects in Pacific and Africa regions
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have identified four renewable energy projects in developing countries in the Pacific and Africa to grant $44.5m in funding.
Power Generation > Solar > News

Nuclear

NuScale seeks US NRC approval for small modular nuclear reactor design
By EBR Staff Writer
Nuclear power plant developer NuScale is seeking approval from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for small modular reactor (SMR) commercial power plant design.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News
Areva to supply refueling equipment upgrades to TVA Reactors in US
Areva NP has signed a multimillion-dollar agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) to provide fleet-wide refuel equipment upgrades in the US.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News

Solar

edX Award Winner Prof. Arno Smets Appointed Chairman of EU PVSEC 2017
The European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC), has appointed Prof. Dr. Arno H.M. Smets General Chairman for its 33rd edition, which will take place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from 25 - 29 September 2017.
Power Generation > Solar > News
Acciona starts solar power supply to Google in Chile
Acciona Energia now covers all the electricity consumption of Google’s installations in Chile under a long-term supply contract signed by the two companies, with energy generated in its El Romero Solar photovoltaic solar plant.
Power Generation > Solar > News

Wind

Offshore Wind Power in Germany: Expansion Figures for 2016
The offshore wind power expansion forges steadily ahead, federal government inhibiting further momentum
Power Generation > Wind > News
GE, Catcon and AGL to build 200MW Silverton Wind Farm in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
GE has partnered with construction firm Catcon and AGL Energy to develop and build the 200MW Silverton Wind Farm in Australia.
Power Generation > Wind > News