Latest Figueira da Foz Stories

2008-09-29 09:00:49

Iberdrola has obtained the initial permits and licenses for constructing its first combined-cycle power plant in Germany, which will be located in the town of Ludwigsau and will have some 1,100MW of installed power. The authorities of the state of Hessen have issued the prior resolution and the permits for water intake and discharge for the company's first traditional electricity generation plant in Germany. Iberdrola, which plans to progressively increase its presence in the European...

2007-05-23 06:00:24

HELSINKI, Finland, May 23, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Metso Paper will supply Celulose Beira Industrial (Celbi) S.A. with a new recovery boiler, a new evaporation plant and a cooking plant modernization to Celbi's Figueira da Foz pulp mill in Portugal. Start-up is scheduled for the first quarter of 2009. The total value of the order is approximately EUR 130 million. The new recovery boiler and the new 7-effect evaporation plant, which will be delivered by Metso Paper's Power business line,...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.