Contribution By Saif Bepari


Anadarko seeks to charter 16 LNG tankers for its Mozambique project

The company will enter into long-term time charters with particular ship owners rather than purchasing its own vessels. U.S. exploration & production company, Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has recently announced that it intends to seek long-term charters for about 16 LNG (liquefied natural gas) tankers which …

US DOE awards $6 million to nine wind energy research projects

The agency believes the research projects are crucial for the development of wind energy under its “all-of-the-above” energy strategy The projects would focus on creating solutions to provide more deployment alternatives at lower costs The United States Department of Energy (DOE) has reportedly announced that …

Meralco-led consortium to acquire power distribution utility in Ghana

Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) has finalized February 27 as the acquisition date of the Electricity Company of Ghana Limited (ECG) Meralco-led Power Distribution Services Ghana Ltd is slated to invest USD 580 million to turn around the operations of ECG A consortium led by Philippines-based …

AES Corp. to erect 100-MW energy storage structure in Arizona

The U.S.-based electric power distribution company, AES Corp., has reportedly been selected by the APS (Arizona Public Service) for the construction of a four-hour duration battery-based, 100-MW energy storage system in Arizona. The delivery of the system is aimed at providing grid stability, coupled with …