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14 October 2015 01:13 AM GMT

The 1,870-megwatt Gilgel Gibe III hydroelectric power project in Ethiopia has started operating on October 10, 2015, according to Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC).

October 9th 2015
Talen Energy Inks Deal to Sell Two Hydro Plants for US$860 Million

US-based Talen Energy Corp. has signed an agreement to sell two hydroelectric power plants with 299 megawatts of combined capacity to Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners for US$860 million.

The Holtwood and Lake Wallenpaupack hydroelectric projects are part of a requirement to divest certain assets in specific regions of the PJM Interconnection, which include portions of eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland, to comply with a December 2014 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission order approving the transactions that formed Talen Energy.

October 8th 2015
Clean Energy Investment in Q3 Hits US$70 Billion, NEF Data Shows

The Americas region led the way to US$70 billion in global investment in clean energy technologies the third quarter of 2015, according to the latest data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

August 28th 2015
UK Renewables Suffer Blow From Proposed Cuts in Assistance

In a blow to the renewable energy sector, the UK government is planning to impose massive cuts to a financial assistance program for clean energy projects including wind and solar.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change plans to reduce the so-called feed-in tariffs for wind-energy projects with capacities of between 100 kilowatts and 500kW to 4.52p/ per kilowatt-hour from 10.85p/kWh.

August 14th 2015
RAEF in Partnership for US$1 Billion of Renewables Projects

RAEF US, the US subsidiary of Real Assets Energy Fund, has signed an agreement with WElink Energy and China Triumph International Engineering Co. to jointly develop a pipeline of new renewable energy projects totaling US$1 billion in North America.

May 12th 2015
SunEdison to Raise US$750 Million to Fund Expansion

SunEdison Inc. is planning to raise US$750 million to fund its goal of increasing its geographical presence through acquisitions.

May 8th 2015
SunEdison Acquires 757MW of Renewables Projects in Bumper Deals

SunEdison has acquired 757 megawatts of operating wind, solar and hydro projects via seven deals across three different continents.

April 24th 2015
Voith to Refurbish 75-MW Sri Lankan Hydropower Plant

Germany’s Voith has won an order as a supplier for the modernisation of the 75-megawatt Polpitiya hydropower plant in Sir Lanka.

April 23rd 2015
Alstom Wins US$107 Million Latvian Hydropower Contract

Alstom has won a €100 million (US$107 million) contract from Latvian power company Latvenergo to refurbish the Riga hydropower plant.

April 17th 2015
South Africa to Offer 8GW of Renewables Contracts

The South Africa government aims to ramp up the amount of renewable energy in the country by offering another 8,100 megawatts of contracts to developers.

April 8th 2015
New York Sets Up US$160 million Fund for Public-Private Renewable Energy Projects

The New York state administration has unveiled a US$160 million programme to provide funding in public-private sector partnerships in clean energy projects.

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