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Mexico's CFE to offer $2.8B for natural gas projects


Mexican state-owned electric utility, Federal Electricity Commission’s (CFE) grid announced on Monday that it will offer $2.8 billion in natural gas and electricity infrastructure project contracts by the end of the year.

NTE Energy secures financing for three natural gas power projects


NTE Energy has secured an investment for three natural gas-fired power plants that are currently under development.

GE gas generator selected for combined heat and power project in Mexico


GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) announced that it will provide its gas engine technology to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor SEISA for Enerkin SAPI de C.V.’s (Enerkin) combined heat-and-power (CHP) facility in Mexico.

Under Construction


Gas-fired generation in the U.S. is projected to grow 3.1 percent a year through 2038. Learn more about a handful of gas-fired projects under some stage of development.

Developer works on up-to-740-MW Texas gas project


Lon C. Hill LP is continuing to advance its permitting for an up to 740-MW, gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant project in Neuces County, Texas, at a former power plant site.

LS Power completes $1.57bn purchase of natural gas-fired power plants


LS Power completed the acquisition of 3,500-MW of natural gas-fired power plants in the U.S. from Houston-based Calpine Corp. (NYSE: CPN) for $1.57 billion plus adjustments.

Black & Veatch to provide engineering services for Oklahoma project


Northeast Oklahoma’s Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) has selected Black & Veatch to provide engineering services for a 495-MW combined cycle unit near Chouteau, Oklahoma.

Samsung awards Foster Wheeler contract to equip combined cycle power plant


Samsung C&T has awarded BHI Co. Ltd., a licensee of Foster Wheeler’s Global Power Group, a contract for the design and supply of six heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) for the 2,1000-MW Rabigh II combined-cycle power plant in Saudi Arabia.

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ natural gas-fired turbine reaches milestone


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ (MHPS) natural gas-fired turbine has surpassed 16,000 hours in service at a power plant in Japan.

Video: Duke Energy completes demolition at retired H.F. Lee coal plant


Duke Energy Progress imploded the boilers Friday morning at the retired H.F. Lee Steam Plant located in Wayne County, N.C.

Rolling Hills Generating seeks permits for Ohio uprate project


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is taking comment until July 8 on a Clean Water Act application from Rolling Hills Generating LLC related to a planned conversion of a simple-cycle power plant into a combined-cycle facility.

CB&I to design, build combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant


CB&I was awarded a $500 million contract by Indianapolis Power & Light for the engineering, procurement and construction of a natural gas-fired power plant in Indiana.

Black & Veatch to install natural gas-fired unit, retrofit coal-fired unit


Black & Veatch was picked to provide engineering services to install a $400 million combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant for the Grand River Dam Authority in Oklahoma.

Primoris to design, build natural gas-fired repowering project


Primoris Services Corp. (Nasdaq: PRIM) signed a $55 million contract to design, procure and construct a new natural gas-fired power plant in California.

Siemens, Samsung complete 800 MW combined-cycle power plant in Singapore


Siemens Energy and Samsung C&T have successfully completed the PLP combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) on Jurong Island in Singapore.

GE’s Jenbacher gas engines installed at largest landfill gas power plant in France


The new Electr’od landfill gas-powered cogeneration plant in Plessis-Gassot, France has successfully installed 10 GE Distributed Power’s (NYSE: GE) Jenbacher gas engines.

Iberdrola to invest $5bn in Mexican natural gas, renewable energy projects


Iberdrola will invest a total of $25.5 billion by 2020 in electricity generation, transmission and distribution and natural gas storage in Mexico.

Natural gas-fired turbine reaches milestone


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ natural gas-fired turbine that will be used at a power plant in Oklahoma topped 8,000 hours in service at a power plant in Japan.

DTE Energy issues RFP for natural gas, combined cycle generation facility


DTE Energy's (NYSE: DTE) subsidiary, DTE Electric, issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) on Monday to solicit bids to acquire an operational natural gas, combined-cycle generating plant.

Duke Energy Florida seeks okay for 1,640-MW power project


Duke Energy Florida on May 27 formally petitioned the Florida Public Service Commission for approval of its recently-announced Citrus County Combined Cycle Power Plant, to be located at its Crystal River power plant site.