Alstom to supply HRSGs, steam turbines to TransCanada

20 February 2007 -- Alstom has signed a contract with TransCanada Corp. and Halton Hills Power Partners to supply two heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) and one 300 MW steam turbine generator for the Halton Hills Generating Station, a combined cycle gas-fired plant located near Toronto, Canada.

The new power plant will feature Alstom's triple-pressure reheat optimised for cycling and constructability (OCCTM) HRSGs. Alstom said the OCCTM's operational flexibility and daily cycling service allows plant owners to match the amount of electricity generated at different times of the day to actual demand.

Alstom's standard frame type steam turbine generator is designed for combined cycle applications. In alignment with the output of the HRSG, the three-casing steam turbine is connected to an air-cooled generator.

The plant is scheduled to come online in 2010. Canada Ltd. and Aker Kvaerner Songer Canada Ltd. were awarded the engineering, procurement and construction contract for the new plant.

Sponsored by FLSmidth

Related Articles

DOE invests in coal gasification research

The Department of Energy (DOE) has selected four projects to receive funding for next-generation gasification systems that reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Awardees will receive about $16 million to advance the gasification process.

GE, Alstom deal expected to close mid-2015

GE (NYSE: GE)'s deal to purchase Alstom’s power assets for $16.9 billion is on track to close mid-2015, according to the head of GE’s power business.

Follow Power Engineering on Twitter
Latest News

Companies team on energy storage solution

NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG) and Ice Energy partnered on an innovative energy storage solution.

Report: U.S. nuclear has big impact on economy, environment

A report from The Brattle Group says the U.S. nuclear fleet has more of an economic and envir...

Report: Global revenue from diesel gensets installation to reach $68B in 2024

Global revenue from the installation of diesel generator sets (gensets) is expected to increa...

VIDEO: Entergy updates cause of nuclear power plant transformer fire

An Entergy (NYSE: ETR) investigation concludes that an insulation failure led to the transfor...

Point Lepreau nuclear power plant increases generating capacity in June

The Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station operated at 80 percent power toward the end of J...

Reactor in Japan being loaded with nuke fuel before restart 


A Japanese utility on Tuesday began loading fuel into a nuclear reactor where operations are ...

Owner of 'Tetris' rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off grid

High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where s...

New York sees strong growth in solar power installations

New York state has seen a significant increase in solar power in the last three years.

Power Engineering Current Issue

03/01/2014
Volume 118, Issue 3
1403PE-cover
Products Showcase
Dynamic Fluoride Ion cleaning DFIC of industrial natural gas turbines Hi-Tech Furnace Systems

Dynamic Fluoride Ion Cleaning of IGT Parts

The Dynamic Fluoride Ion Cleaning (DFIC) Process from Hi-Tech Furnace Systems is able to clean deep, narrow cracks of oxides by cycling between negative, atmospheric, and positive pressure.

Archived Articles

2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013

Power Industry Wire News

Weathering the Storm With JELD-WEN's Impact-Resistant Windows and Doors

Weathering the Storm With JELD-WEN's Impact-Resistant Windows and Doors

Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) Selects Elster's Technology

Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) Selects Elster's Technology

EnerCom, Inc. to Host 100+ E&P, Oilfield Service and MLP Companies at The Oil & Gas Conference(R) 20; Conference Dates Are August 16-20, 2015

EnerCom, Inc. to Host 100+ E&P, Oilfield Service and MLP Companies at The Oil & Gas Con...

Ionex Introduces Breakthrough Treatment Technology to Remove Nitrates From California's Drinking Water -- With Near-Zero Waste

Ionex Introduces Breakthrough Treatment Technology to Remove Nitrates From California's...

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Ranks 31st on Waste360's 22nd Annual Ranking of the Top 100 Waste & Recycling Companies

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Ranks 31st on Waste360's 22nd Annual Ranking of the Top 100...

Power Engineering

Article Archives for Power Engineering Magazine

Continuing Education

Professional Development Hours

To access a course listing associated to a specific topic listed below, click on the topic of choice from the list below.

Latest Energy Jobs

View more Job Listings >>