cippe2019 to Feature 8 Oil & Gas Categories

1,800 global exhibitors and 117,000 visitors including 300+ buyer delegations are expected to gather in Beijing BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 30, 2018 From March 27 to 29, 2019, the 19th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe2019) will be held at the New China International Exhibition Center·Beijing. cippe2019 will continue to invite the world’s […]

Westinghouse Sale to Brookfield Complete

Company emerges from Chapter 11 restructuring CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 01, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company, the global leader in nuclear technology, fuels and services, today announced the completion of its previously announced sale to Brookfield Business Partners L.P. (NYSE:BBU) (TSX:BBU.UN) together with institutional partners (collectively, “Brookfield”) and emergence from Chapter 11 as a reorganized company. […]

First Westinghouse AP1000 Plant Sanmen 1 Begins Synchronization to Electrical Grid

Sanmen 1 starts generating electricity SANMEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 30, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company and its customers, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (SMNPC) announced today that the world’s first AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China, has begun initial connection to the electrical grid. […]

First Westinghouse AP1000® Nuclear Plant Sanmen 1 Completes Initial Criticality

Haiyang Unit 1 joins Sanmen 1 in start-up process SANMEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 21, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) announced today that the world’s first AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China has successfully completed initial criticality. “Today we completed the final major milestone before commercial operation […]

Westinghouse Loads Fuel in Second AP1000® Nuclear Power Plant

HAIYANG, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 21, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company and its customers, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Shangdong Nuclear Power Company Limited (SDNPC) announced today that Haiyang Unit 1, the AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Haiyang, Shandong Province, China, has begun to load fuel. “This is a great day for Westinghouse, our […]

Osaka Gas Engineering to Provide Consulting Services on Construction of LNG Receiving Terminals in Taiwan

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 24, 2018 Osaka Gas Engineering Co., Ltd. (OGE), a subsidiary of Osaka Gas Co., Ltd. (Osaka Gas)(TOKYO:9532), has entered into an agreement to provide consulting services on construction of LNG receiving terminals of CPC Corporation, Taiwan (CPC) and Taiwan Power Co., Ltd. (TPC) respectively. This press release features multimedia. View the full […]

Westinghouse AP1000® Plant to Load Fuel

Landmark milestone for Westinghouse technology SANMEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 25, 2018 Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (SMNPC) announced today that the world’s first unit of AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China, has received the fuel load permit from China’s National […]

MinebeaMitsumi’s NTT Com-supported Wireless LED Streetlight System Awarded as Smart-city Initiative by Cambodian Environment Minister

NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today that a high-efficiency system of LED streetlights constructed by MinebeaMitsumi Inc. and supported by global network and cloud services from NTT Com received a special award from the Cambodian environment minister in February 2017. The […]

MetLife is First U.S. Insurer to Achieve Carbon Neutrality

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that it has achieved its 2015 goal of carbon neutrality, becoming the first U.S.-based insurer to do so. MetLife achieved carbon neutrality by integrating sustainability and energy efficiency best practices across the company’s global operations, and then offsetting the remainder of emissions through investments in carbon mitigation projects around […]

CapREG: Three Years Promoting Renewable Energy in Southeast Asia and Latin America Through Capacity Building

Last week in Vietnam, the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC) ran the seminar “Bankability of Renewable Energy Projects”. This was the last in a successful series of face-to-face seminars which were held as part of the capacity building programme CapREG – Capacity Development on Renewable Energy and Grid Integration. RENAC is commissioned by the German Federal […]