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NTT to spend 600 billion yen on own grids for power business

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone has decided to build its own power grids. Japan's largest telecom company plans, beginning in the year ending March 2021, to sell electricity from storage batteries at its roughly 7,300 office buildings around the country, mainly to hospitals and factories.

read more... 12/11/2019


Irish-French power link of 700 MW gets EU grant

The European Commission (EC) will extend EUR 530 million (USD 580.4m) in grant financing for the Celtic Interconnector, a roughly 700-MW link that will connect the Irish and French power grids.

read more... 03/10/2019


French hydropower output fell 23.4% yr-on-yr in May due to low rainfall -RTE

French hydropower generation tumbled 23.4 percent year on year to 5.6 terawatt hour in May due to lower rainfall compared with the same month a year ago, French power grid operator RTE said on Tuesday.

read more... 03/07/2019


Vattenfall loses power grid rights in Berlin

Vattenfall has lost the rights to operate the electricity grid of the German capital city of Berlin after more than two decades.

read more... 06/03/2019


Romania's Transelectrica to invest 4.1 bln lei (880 mln euro) by 2027

Romanian power grid operator Transelectrica said on Friday it plans to invest 4.1 billion lei ($1 billion/880 million euro) in network development by 2027.

read more... 26/11/2018