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Alstom successfully renovates the Mingtan Hydro Power Plant in Taiwan


Alstom successfully completed the trial run of an upgraded SCADA (supervisory control and acquisition data system) at the Mingtan pumped storage hydropower plant in Taiwan last August.

Niehl 3 combined heat and power plant feeds energy into the German grid for the first time


Alstom and RheinEnergie yesterday achieved an important milestone at the Niehl 3 gas-fired combined heat and power plant in Cologne by successfully accomplishing synchronisation with the electricity grid.

Alstom hiring people at its Saint-Nazaire offshore wind turbine industrial facility


Alstom continues spurring the job market in the Pays de la Loire Region, especially in the Saint Nazaire area. The Group is currently hiring people in the area, mostly operators, to work in the offshore wind turbine plant which was inaugurated in December 2014.

The European Commission and the US Department of Justice approve the transaction between Alstom and General Electric


Alstom is pleased with the decisions of the European Commission (EC) and US Department of Justice (DOJ) authorising General Electric to acquire Alstom's Energy businesses with commitments.

Alstom shows off its marine energies in Nantes


Alstom once again took part in the Thetis exhibition, the young but growing exhibition showcasing marine energies, which took place last week in Nantes, north-western France, where an emerging industrial cluster is taking shape.

Medupi Unit 6 achieves full commercialization


On Sunday, 30 August 2015, President Jacob Zuma officially unveiled the first of the six generating units of the Medupi Power Station in Lephalale, Limpopo, South Africa.

Alstom and Dalia Power Energies inaugurate Haruvit combined-cycle power plant


Alstom and Dalia Power Energies reach a major milestone in their partnership today with the inauguration of the 835 MW gas-fired power plant, built by Alstom in Haruvit (Israel), in the presence of Yuval Steinitz, Minister of Infrastructure, Eitan Meir, Dalia Power Energies CEO, Doron Set, Chairman of Dalia Power Energies board, and Patrick Kron, Alstom Chairman and CEO.

Alstom signs two more biomass contracts in the UK


Alstom has signed two contracts with Danish power plant specialist Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) for Geared Reaction steam turbines (GRT) to be used in two UK biomass projects.

Alstom signs key agreements to service Kaeng Khoi II power plant


With a combined value of over €160 million, the new extension agreements will see Alstom providing technical expertise to oversee the service and maintenance of the Kaeng Khoi II power plant. Under the scope of these two agreements, Alstom will also provide new parts, reconditioning services and field service for planned outages for the plant's existing gas turbines, steam turbines and generators until 2033.