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2008-10-27 06:00:20

PARIS, October 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GDF SUEZ Energy International completes the acquisition of Econergy International for roughly 39 million GBP (approximately EUR 50 million). Econergy, a US company listed in the UK, is focused on renewable energy projects in Latin America (mainly) and North America. In addition to developing sustainable energy projects, the company is also actively engaged in the carbon credit markets and provides consulting services on renewable energy, energy...

2008-10-03 12:00:22

Text of report in English by Bulgarian national news agency BTA Sofia, 3 October: Germany's RWE Power has been selected to acquire a 49 per cent stake in the Belene Energy Company as a strategic investor in the project to build and operate Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant, Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Peter [Petur] Dimitrov told a news conference here on Friday [3 October]. The second ranked bidder, Elctrabel of Belgium, can also share in the project if invited to do so by...

2008-10-02 06:00:31

CEZ (Prague, Czech Republic), power company, will build a power plant in the city Galati, Romania. The project is to include modernization of existing power plant and building of completely new one. CEZ will cooperate with the company Electrabel (Belgium) on the project. CEZ will also invest about CEK 27 bil in wind power plants' building reaching a capacity of about 600 MW in Romania. (c) 2008 Access Czech Republic Business Bulletin. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-29 03:00:29

PARIS, September 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A subsidiary of GDF SUEZ will start the construction of a 115 MW run-of-the river hydro project following an auction for energy companies which took place on 9 September 2008. As a result of this auction, 100 MW have been sold to distribution companies for a period of 10 years, between 2013 and 2022. GDF SUEZ will provide 6,000 GWh for the length of this period. The hydro power plant will consist of 3 units to be built in sequence down the...

2008-09-15 18:00:31

HOUSTON, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- SUEZ Energy North America today announced that an affiliate has completed the sale of a subsidiary that owns and operates the 520 MW natural-gas-fired power generation facility in Chehalis, Washington to PacifiCorp. Financial terms are not being disclosed. As part of the acquisition, PacifiCorp offered employment to all 15 of the employees of the Chehalis plant. All have accepted the offers. "We are very pleased to have finalized this purchase and sale...

2008-09-11 12:00:30

Glow Energy, a GDF Suez company, has announced that it is expanding its cogeneration business, developing two new projects, a 382MW gas-fired plant and an 115MW coal plant which will start commercial operations at the end of 2009. Nearly 70% of the total electricity and steam output of the gas-fired cogeneration plant capacity, and 100% of the coal plant capacity has already been contracted by industrial customers. Glow Energy also signed a 25-year, 660MW power purchase agreement with the...

2008-09-10 09:00:41

PARIS, September 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Glow Energy, part of the GDF SUEZ Group, is expanding its cogeneration business, developing two new projects, a 382 MWeq* gas-fired plant, which construction started in August, and a 115 MWeq coal plant which will start commercial operations at the end of 2009. The new capacities will begin to boost the company's results as from 2010. Nearly 70% of the total electricity and steam output of the gas-fired cogeneration plant capacity and 100% of...

2008-09-03 06:00:22

The French utility company GDF Suez said it would buy a U.S. electricity provider, FirstLight Power Enterprises in New England. GDF gave no financial details in a statement. "FirstLight will complement GDF Suez's LNG and gas business in North America and will strengthen the group's existing power- generating assets and retail activities in New England and eastern Canada," Dirk Beeuwsaert, chief executive of GDF Suez Energy International, said. Originally published by Reuters. (c) 2008...

2008-09-02 12:00:29

HOUSTON and HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SUEZ Energy North America (SUEZ Energy) and FirstLight Power Enterprises, Inc. (FirstLight) today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire FirstLight from Energy Capital Partners. FirstLight owns and operates a unique portfolio of 15 power generation plants -- primarily pumped storage and traditional hydro facilities -- and has a state-of-the-art natural gas peaking facility in advanced development. Together, these 16 facilities...

2008-09-02 12:00:29

GDF Suez Energy International through its North American subsidiary has announced the signing of an agreement to acquire US-based electricity generator FirstLight Power Enterprises. FirstLight owns and operates a portfolio of 15 power generation plants, primarily pumped storage and traditional hydro facilities, and has a natural gas peaking facility under construction. These 16 facilities have a combined capacity of 1,538MW located in Massachusetts and Connecticut. In addition, FirstLight...