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Alstom’s tidal turbines have generated over 1GWh to the Scottish grid


As part of their testing programmes at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney, Scotland, Alstom’s tidal devices have now generated over 1GWh of electricity, in actual operating conditions, to the Scottish grid. 

Close to reality – Inauguration of new test facility for environmentally-friendlier turbines


More performance, less noise and reduced fuel consumption – these are the goals of the further development of existing and new gas turbines to be used in energy and aeronautics. 

Alstom will soon inaugurate its plants in Saint-Nazaire, France


On 2 December, Alstom will inaugurate its plants in Saint-Nazaire, dedicated to assembling nacelles and producing generators for the Haliade™ 150-6MW offshore wind turbine.

Alstom in liaison with Duglas Alliance takes part in a turnkey project of the Sendje hydropower plant in Equatorial Guinea


Alstom has been awarded by Duglas Alliance a contract to supply equipment to Sendje green field hydropower plant, located at 40 km from Bata, the biggest city in the continental part of Equatorial Guinea.

TransAlta Announces Major Maintenance Agreement for Alberta Coal Facilities


CALGARY, Alberta (Nov. 14, 2014) – TransAlta Corporation announced today that it had entered into an agreement with Alstom to provide major maintenance for TransAlta’s Alberta coal facilities.

Alstom to provide modernisation and auxiliary systems to Pampa Energía power plant in Argentina


Alstom has signed a contract worth around €25 million with Pampa Energía - the largest fully integrated electricity company in Argentina – to modernise two existing boilers in the Piedra Buena thermal power plant located in Bahia Blanca

Alstom brings Unit 6 of Šoštanj power plant to full load


Alstom successfully operated Unit 6 of Šoštanj power plant in Slovenia at its full capacity of 600 MW for the first time.

Record high orders and improving profitability in Alstom’s first half of 2014/15, Key milestones achieved in the project with General Electric


In the context of the project between Alstom and General Electric, and in compliance with IFRS 5, Thermal Power, Renewable Power and Grid activities, as well as some corporate costs, have been classified as Discontinued Operations; they are therefore not included in orders, sales, income from operations and are reported under the “net income – discontinued operations” line.

Alstom to provide high efficiency Heat Recovery Steam Generators for two combined-cycle gas power plants in Texas


Alstom has signed a contract worth approximately €90 million (over $100M)  with Exelon Generation to supply four Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) for two new combined-cycle gas power plants in Texas, 

Alstom will provide advanced pumped storage power equipment to Hainan’s power plant in China


Alstom was awarded a contract worth €57 million  by The Hainan Pumped Storage Power Generation Co. Ltd. to equip Hainan Province’s first pumped storage power station.