Latest Energy news and contracts
Engie eyes Forrest's housing and energy armsSubscription
Engie is in talks to buy Forrest’s energy and housing arms after the firm failed in its refinancing bid, Construction News understands.
Pennon has cut the amount it is seeking to claim from Interserve over its Glasgow energy-from-waste project due to the contractor’s low credit levels.
Interserve’s net debt has jumped more than expected and could hit £650m by the end of 2018, which the company blamed on further energy-from-waste losses and slow payments in the Middle East.
Interserve shares plummet on financing reportsSubscription
Interserve’s share price has hit an all-time low following reports the company is preparing to ask investors for more cash.
The £10bn Moorside nuclear plant has been thrown into doubt after Toshiba announced it is winding up the NuGen business developing the project, having failed to secure a buyer.
After Wylfa’s developer announced three more appointments this week, CN recaps what the plans involve, who’s on site and what happens next.
For the first time since the Victorian era, at times the UK’s electricity system is running without the use of any coal – sometimes for days.
Nuclear energy’s global footprint makes for interesting reading.
The UK is now midway between the government’s announcement of new nuclear sites in 2011 and the 2025 tipping point when swathes of existing supply will be shut down. CN takes the opportunity to analyse how each of the six nuclear new-builds is getting on.
Main contractor Nuvia is using a 25-tonne self-climbing platform held up by mere friction to demolish a chimney that rises 122 m above the ground.
As MPs voted in parliament last night to move Heathrow’s third runway a step closer, the death knell tolled for another much-delayed UK infrastructure project.
Five new nuclear sites with as many as 12 new reactors are set to be built in the UK over the next decade. The question is whether the sector has the required pool of skills to deliver the government’s ambitions.
Murphy wins £57m human waste power station dealSubscription
Murphy wins £35m National Grid cable contractSubscription
Balfour wins Hinkley Point C cable contractSubscription
Swansea Bay £1.3bn tidal lagoon scrappedSubscription
Bidding starts for £360m interconnector dealsSubscription
Clugston loss prompts construction restructureSubscription
Infra commission: Stop nuclear deals until 2025Subscription