Queensland won’t close coal plants in energy transition push

The Australian state has set a 2050 net zero target but refused to close its eight coal plants

Rolls-Royce looking for a home for its new nuclear factory

Rolls-Royce is in pursuit of bids for a site that would host factory making small nuclear power plants

Biomass power plant in Hiroshima to get CO2 capture tech tested at Drax project

A 7MW biomass power plant will use the technology in a bid to decarbonise its operations

UAE plugs in first nuclear power plant

The first unit of the nuclear plant has started producing the first megawatts

EU bank supports Greece’s energy transition with €125m loan

The funds will support the construction of a new CCGT power plant, which will encourage greater use of renewable energy and support the shut-down of lignite power plants in the country

Wärtsilä signs long-term maintenance and service agreement with Argentinian gas plant

Under the agreement, Wärtsilä will provide its technology, software and service expertise

Wärtsilä engines ‘set to energise island of Bantayan in Philippines’

To realise its business and tourism potential, the island needs a reliable and efficient electricity supply

EDF closes down Nottinghamshire’s Cottam coal plant

The 2GW facility originally went into operation in 1968 and has has produced nearly 500TW hours of electricity over its lifetime

Malawi to build 300MW coal-fired power plant

The facility is expected to boost the country’s industry and economy

SSE to invest £350m in Siemens’ new gas turbine plant

The Keadby 2 facility in Lincolnshire is expected to have a total capacity of 840MW and 63% efficiency