Nordex lands another deal for 246-MW Syvash wind project in Ukraine

07/05/2019 09:40 Wind


German wind turbine maker Nordex on Friday announced an order to supply 113.1 MW of turbines for the second phase of the 245.7-MW Syvash wind project in Ukraine.

The deal was awarded by engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor Powerchina Ltd and will see Nordex deliver 29 of its N131/3900 machines. Financial details on the contract were not provided.


The Syvash wind project is owned by SyvashEnergoProm, a joint venture of Norway-based NBT AS and France’s Total Eren SA. The partners last month achieved financial close its second phase and said Al Gihaz, a Saudi Arabian conglomerate, will be a co-investor alongside Total Eren after purchasing a minority stake.


Calling for a total investment of EUR 380 million (USD 424.1m), the Syvash wind park will be the largest one in Ukraine once commissioned in 2020, producing 840,000 MWh of electricity per year. The output from its 63 turbines will be sold to state-owned company Energorynok.


Daily (12.06.2019): EU carbon prices dropped by almost 1% due to a weaker energy complex

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Oil prices were flat on Tuesday, amid uncertainty regarding the agreement of Saudi Arabia and Russia to extend a crude output-cutting deal. Meanwhile, U.S.-China trade tensions continue to put pressure on demand for crude. As a result, Brent crude remained untraded at $62.29, while WTI futures edged 0.02% higher at $53.27 a barrel.


PGNiG buys stakes in Total’s Norway licenses

12/06/2019 09:16:00

Polish state-controlled oil and gas company PGNiG announced the acquisition of stakes in two licenses owned by French supermajor Total, Kallanish Energy learns.


Shell ships first LNG cargo from Prelude platform

12/06/2019 09:07:00

Anglo-Dutch energy major Shell on Tuesday announced its first shipment from its Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) platform.