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CELSE secures financing for 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant in Brazil Centrais Elétricas de Sergipe (CELSE) has reached a BRL3.2bn ($918m) financing deal with Goldman Sachs (GS) to fund the construction of the 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant project in Brazil. Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News
McDermott completes installation and startup for Vashishta and S1 field development By EBR Staff Writer
McDermott International said that it has completed installation of the subsea infrastructure for the ONGC’s Vashishta and S1 field development, paving way for the production of gas from the two fields located off the Indian east coast.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News CELSE secures financing for 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant in Brazil By EBR Staff Writer
Centrais Elétricas de Sergipe (CELSE) has reached a BRL3.2bn ($918m) financing deal with Goldman Sachs (GS) to fund the construction of the 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant project in Brazil.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News FirstEnergy notifies US nuclear regulator of deactivating 4GW nuclear plants By EBR Staff Writer
FirstEnergy Solutions (FES) has formally notified the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) its plans to permanently deactivate all its three nuclear power plants with a combined capacity of 4,048MW due to "severe economic challenges."
Power Generation > Nuclear > News
Freedom Oil and Gas to begin four-well drilling program in Eagle Ford Shale Freedom Oil and Gas is set to begin drilling of its four-well program on the Hovencamp drill site in the Eagle Ford Shale in Texas and has awarded a contract with Schlumberger for well completion services.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News Gazprom commissions Sarqala-2 production well in Garmian block, Iraq By EBR Staff Writer
Russian oil and gas producer Gazprom and its partners have commissioned the Sarqala-2 production well in the Garmian block in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI).
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News GTT licenses membrane tank solutions for Sembcorp Marine’s vessels GTT has signed a technical assistance and license agreement (TALA) with Sembcorp Marine to license its GTT membrane solutions for the design and construction of the latter’s Gravifloat, FSRU and mid-scale LNG carrier products.
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McDermott completes installation and startup for Vashishta and S1 field development
By EBR Staff Writer
McDermott International said that it has completed installation of the subsea infrastructure for the ONGC’s Vashishta and S1 field development, paving way for the production of gas from the two fields located off the Indian east coast.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Freedom Oil and Gas to begin four-well drilling program in Eagle Ford Shale
Freedom Oil and Gas is set to begin drilling of its four-well program on the Hovencamp drill site in the Eagle Ford Shale in Texas and has awarded a contract with Schlumberger for well completion services.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News

Power Generation

CELSE secures financing for 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant in Brazil
By EBR Staff Writer
Centrais Elétricas de Sergipe (CELSE) has reached a BRL3.2bn ($918m) financing deal with Goldman Sachs (GS) to fund the construction of the 1.5GW Porto de Sergipe I power plant project in Brazil.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News
FirstEnergy notifies US nuclear regulator of deactivating 4GW nuclear plants
By EBR Staff Writer
FirstEnergy Solutions (FES) has formally notified the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) its plans to permanently deactivate all its three nuclear power plants with a combined capacity of 4,048MW due to "severe economic challenges."
Power Generation > Nuclear > News

Power Distribution

NGN to upgrade gas distribution network in Halifax, England
Northern Gas Networks (NGN), a North of England’s gas distributor is investing over £400k to upgrade the ageing gas distribution network in and around Dudwell Lane in Halifax, England.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News
ABB unveils centralized approach to protection and control in distribution networks
ABB has unveiled a new centralized approach to protection and control in distribution networks, embodied in ABB Ability smart substation control and protection for electrical systems, SSC600.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Landore Resources begins 2018 drilling program at BAM East Gold deposit in Canada
Landore Resources has started the 2018 drilling program on the BAM East Gold deposit, Junior Lake Property, Ontario, Canada.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
American Resources acquires metallurgical coal mining operations in Kentucky
American Resources, through its subsidiary Quest Energy, and McCoy Elkhorn Coal has agreed to acquire certain coal assets from Empire Coal Processing, including the currently operating PointRock Surface Mine in Kentucky, US.
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