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Russia's first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives to its base

Russia's first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives to its base

Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said on Saturday.

Amir opens Umm Al Houl Power Plant

Amir opens Umm Al Houl Power Plant

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani patronized the inauguration of Umm Al Houl Power plant, during a ceremony held by Qatar Electricity and Water Company in Umm Al Houl area ...

Umm Al Houl power plant 99% complete

Umm Al Houl power plant 99% complete

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Thursday visited the under-construction Umm Al Houl Power Plant of the Qatar Electricity and Water Company (QEWC).

India power plant explosion toll rises to 29

India power plant explosion toll rises to 29

Dozens more are being treated for critical burn injuries sustained on Wednesday when a boiler pipe burst at a plant run by India's largest state-owned power utility in Uttar Pradesh state.

Inquiry ordered into deadly Indian power plant blast

Inquiry ordered into deadly Indian power plant blast

Indian authorities on Thursday ordered an inquiry to determine within seven days the cause of a blast at a coal-fired power plant that killed 26 people and injured more than 100 ...

New Delhi shuts power plant in fight against Diwali smog

New Delhi shuts power plant in fight against Diwali smog

New Delhi experiences suffocating smog every year around Diwali, when farmers in north India burn the stubble left behind after the harvest and revellers let off smoke-spewing firecrackers.

Suicide bombers kill 7 in attack on Iraq power plant

Suicide bombers kill 7 in attack on Iraq power plant

Wearing military uniforms and armed with grenades, three attackers entered the facility in Samarra, said General Qassem al-Tamimi, head of a police unit charged with protecting vital installations.

China power plant collapse kills 67: media

China power plant collapse kills 67: media

At least 67 people were killed when part of a power station under construction in China collapsed Thursday, state media reported, the latest industrial accident in a country with a dismal safety record.

At least 67 killed in China power plant mishap

At least 67 killed in China power plant mishap

Rescuers in China were battling on Thursday to free a worker trapped after the collapse of a platform under construction at a power plant killed at least 67 people, state media said.

Qatar power capacity tipped to reach 13,000MW by 2018

Qatar power capacity tipped to reach 13,000MW by 2018

Qatar’s power capacity is expected to reach 13,000MW by 2018 and will cater to the country’s development needs, said Fahad al-Mohannadi, managing director and general manager of Qatar Electricity and Water Company.

Sri Lanka rations power after worst blackout in 20 years

Sri Lanka rations power after worst blackout in 20 years

Sri Lanka announced lengthy daily power cuts nationwide as the state-run electricity monopoly struggled to restore supply after the island's worst blackout in 20 years.