Provision of Major Overhaul on 4 Engine at Cove Power Station.

Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission invites bid for the provision of major overhaul on 4 engine at Cove Power Station.

Promoter: Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission

Location: Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission invites international competitive bid for the provision of 36,000 hour major overhaul on Three (3) Wartsila 18V50DF (Dual-Fuel) engine at Cove Power Station, and 40,000 hour overhaul on one (1) Wartsila VASA 16V32 diesel engine at Scarborough Power Station, Tobago. The last date for tender submission is July 28 2016.

Contact: Messrs. Zainool Mohammed, Frank Chatee, Sykes Ettinoffe or Dion Ewing. LP #846, Southern Main Road, King Village, California, Trinidad, West Indies

Tel: 1 (868) 639-2541 Ext. Nos. 5300, 5830, 5810 or 5840.

Email: tenderqueries[@]ttec.co.tt

Source: http://www.globaltenders.com/free_tenders/026994-Tender-Notice-Overhaul-Wartsila-Engine-Cove-Power-Station-Trinidad-Tobago-Electricity-Commission.htm

Solatio to Invest USD 853m in 650-MW PV Project in Brazil

Renewables.seenews, Feb 22 2016

Spanish renewable firm Solatio Energia will invest about BRL 3.4 billion (USD 853m/EUR 773m) in a 650-MW solar project in Brazil’s Minas Gerais state. The project, which consists of four solar farms that represent about 20% of all the solar energy contracted by the company in Brazil, will receive support from the Minas Gerais state government. This project alone, being a partnership with Canadian Solar Inc, will require investments of some BRL 1.6 billion. The other three plants will be constructed in Guimarania, Vazante and Paracatu. Together, the four facilities will have the capacity to produce about 1.5 million MWh per year.

German co to build 125-MW Solar Park in Nigeria

Solar ParkRenewables.seenews, Feb 16,’16

German firm Nova Solar Power will build a 125-MW solar power station in Nigeria’s Katsina state. It will construct the facility under a Public Private Partnership (PPP) agreement. The Federal Ministry of Power did not give more details about the solar project.