Inter RAO to invest $2.4bn in Vietnamese power plant

Inter RAO, the Russian diversified energy holding company, has signed an MoU with the authorities in…

Kazakhstan uranium production tops world table

Kazakhstan uranium production: Kazakhstan  last year maintained its position as the world’s largest uranium producer and, with…

Tajik hydroelectricity to energy independence – Rahmon

Tajik hydroelectricity: Tajikistan’s President Emomali Rahmon used his annual address to parliament last week to reaffirm…

Tajik gold deposits to be mined by China’s TBEA

 Tajik gold deposits: The Tebian Electric Apparatus Stock Company Limited (TBEA), one of the largest electrical manufacturing…

Toshiba in talks to supply Kazakhstan with nuclear reactor

Toshiba is currently in talks with Kazatomprom over the possibility of supplying Kazakhstan’s state-run nuclear power organisation with…

China and Kazakhstan sign nuclear and currency deals

China and Kazakhstan sign nuclear and currency deals: Kazatomprom Chairman Mr. Kapparov and his counterpart at the…

French-Kazakh satellite production project planned

French-Kazakh satellite: Kazakhstan and France are planning to work together in the production of satellites, Kazakhstan’s Deputy…

Rosatom to begin construction of Turkish nuclear power plant in spring

Rosatom is planning to start construction of Turkey’s first nuclear power in March next year. The…

Kazakhstan energy production to push it into top ten, says Masimov

Kazakhstan energy production: Kazakhstan is going to become one of the top 10 biggest producers of energy resources…

Samruk Energy expects to raise $1bn through subsidiary sell-offs

Samruk Energy – Kazakhstan’s state-run holding company for the country’s power generating sector – can raise as…

Uzbek power plant secures $704m loan from Japan’s JICA

Uzbek power plant: The Uzbek government has signed a co-financing deal with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for the…

“Arctic Chernobyl” warning about sunken Russian nuclear subs

“Arctic Chernobyl”: There are approximately 17,000 containers of nuclear waste, 19 rusting Soviet nuclear ships and 14…

SOCAR Greek acquisition triggers European Commission investigation

SOCAR Greek acquisition:  The EU executive has launched an investigation into plans by the State Oil…

KEGOC shares priced at KZT 505 for IPO

KEGOC: Shares in the Kazakhstan Electricity Grid Operating Company (KEGOC) are to be put up for sale at…

Siberian electricity prices rise to European levels as Lake Baikal drops

Siberian electricity prices have almost risen to those paid by Russians living in the Urals and…

KEGOC flotation from Samruk-Kazyna expected by year end

KEGOC flotation: Samruk-Kazyna is to sell off 10% of the Kazakhstan Electricity Grid Operating Company (KEGOC) by the…

Rostec signs coal agreement with Shenhua

Rostec signs coal agreement with Shenhua: Russia’s state-controlled technology and defence concern Rostec has signed an agreement with…

RusHydro plans move to Vladivostok

RusHydro plans move to Vladivostok: Russian hydroelectrical concern RusHydro is planning to move its headquarters to…

South Africa in $10bn nuclear power agreement

South Africa in $10bn nuclear power agreement: Russia and South Africa have  signed a $10 billion nuclear…

Rostec and Shenhua agree on coal and power projects

Rostec and Shenhua have agreed to invest $10bn in a series of electric power generation and…

GE to help out in Turkmenistan energy sector modernisation

Turkmenistan energy sector modernisation: General Electric has told Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov that it is ready to help…

Chinese approach Rosatom to build two NPP units

Chinese approach Rosatom: The Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom has received a proposal to build two…

Vietnam and Russia look to double trade

Vietnam and Russia are hoping that trade between the two countries will increase by 250% by the…

Takhiatash power plant to get $300m ADB loan

Takhiatash power plant: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is to lend Uzbekistan $300 million for the modernization of  the Takhiatash…