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ISA, Transelec win Chile transmission line contracts

Transelec won a contract to build a third 500/220kV 750 MVA autotransformer bank at the Alto Jahuel substation

Indiana city backs deal for $800 million power plant

A northern Indiana city council has approved a development agreement for a proposed $800 million power plant despite some doubts remaining over the project's financing 

EDF agrees 400 MW Brazil hydro takeover

The deal with local developer Alupar was confirmed to Brazil's antitrust regulator Cade and published in federal gazette Diário Oficial da União on Thursday 

JCP&L customers to benefit from DOE grid enhancement program

These improvements are expected to reduce both the numbers of customers affected and length of service interruptions by up to 30 percent

Ontario power plant converts from coal to biomass power

The Atikokan Generating Station in Ontario, Canada conversion is complete and the station is now generating electricity from biomass

Colombia launches electricity transmission tenders

The 500 kV Caribbean coast reinforcement project consists of upgrades to substations and transmission lines near Colombia's Caribbean coast 

Nevada governor signs bill to bring Tesla gigafactory to state

Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to the Silver State 

Siemens kicks off energy transition research project in Germany

The project will investigate power grid structures and their operational management based on technical and economic criteria

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