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Delivery of World’s First Barge-Based FSRU
EXMAR takes delivery of World’s First Barge-Based FSRU and secures long-term employment for the unit.
Newbuilding contract for 79,500 m³ LPG Carriers
EXMAR has entered into an agreement with Statoil ASA from Norway on 2 environment-friendly Newbuilding 79,500 m³ gas carriers to transport LPG in a sustainable manner basis a long-term commitment.
ECONOMY MINISTRY: TRANSGAZ DOESN’T GIVE UP THE BUYOUT OF MOLDOVIAN GAS OPERATOR
The Ministry of Economy continues to support Transgaz’s takeover of Moldova’s Vestmoldtransgaz gas operator, and the vote in the company’s general meeting on Tuesday reflects only the denial of an accounting artifice, as the only competent authority to take such a measure is the Board of Directors.
ABB OPENS ITS FIRST-EVER ROBOTICS CENTER IN ROMANIA
ABB inaugurated its training center for robotics, established through public-private partnership with the Polytechnic University in Bucharest, within the Faculty of Engineering and Management of Technological Systems, Machine and Manufacturing Systems Department (MSP). The fully equipped training center will serve ABB’s customers, partner companies and the University students.
THE OPERATORS LOSE YET ANOTHER PERCENTAGE POINT FROM THE REGULATED POWER DISTRIBUTION TARIFFS
The Regulatory Committee of the National Regulatory Authority for Energy – ANRE approved on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, the specific tariffs for the electricity distribution service and the reactive electricity price for the distribution operators in 2018, according to a press release.
ERDOGAN TOUTS STEPS IN UN AGAINST US JERUSALEM MOVE
Turkey’s president Friday announced an initiative in the UN to counter the recent U.S. move recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
TURKEY SEES CHINA AS ‘STRATEGIC PARTNER’
Turkey sees China as a strategic partner, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek said Friday.
SIEMENS TO BUILD 660 MW POWER PLANT IN GHANA
Siemens and Singapore-based company, Rotan Power signed a memorandum of understanding to develop and build a combined cycle power plant with a capacity of 660 megawatts (MW) at the Aboadze Power Enclave located in the western region of Ghana, German company Siemens said on Thursday.
TURKISH PM REPEATS SUPPORT FOR JERUSALEM IN PALESTINE
Turkey’s prime minister on Saturday reiterated his support for Palestine in the wake of a Muslim bloc meeting in Istanbul this week recognizing East Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital.
KOSOVO’S KOSTT IS LOOKING FOR CONSULTING SERVICES FOR TRANSMISSION NETWORK PROJECT
Kosovo Electricity Transmission, System and Market Operator (KOSTT) has announced its invitation for expression of interest for consulting services for the project Development of the Energy Sector VI and VII – Improvement of Transmission Network.