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Toshiba steam generator in operations at Kemper IGCC power plant


A Toshiba steam turbine is now operational at the Kemper county Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle Plant in Mississippi.

Siemens to supply natural gas-fired turbines for Michigan power plant


Siemens (NYSE: SI) is supplying two natural gas-fired turbines and one steam turbine for a combined-cycle power plant in Michigan.

GE delivers equipment for natural gas-fired power plant in Turkey


GE (NYSE: GE) has entered into a 20-year contractual services agreement (CSA) with GAMA Enerji for an 840-MW natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Kirikkale, Turkey.

Black & Veatch picked as owner’s engineer for natural gas-fired projects


Exelon (NYSE: EXC) picked Black & Veatch as owner’s engineer for two combined-cycle natural gas-fired projects in Texas.

Consumers Energy says it will have needed capacity in Michigan's Lower Peninsula


Consumers Energy assured its customers on Feb. 17 that it has the electric power they need, despite an electric supply shortfall forecast by a federal reliability organization for Michigan's Lower Peninsula in 2016.

Ameren offers modifications to the EPA’s Clean Power Plan


Ameren Corp. has proposed one of the first alternatives to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP), publishing a white paper asserting that constructive and common-sense alterations to the CPP are needed to avoid the imposition of staggering costs on utility customers and significant risks to electric grid reliability.

Panda Power to develop third combined-cycle power plant in Pa.


Panda Power Funds signed a joint venture agreement with Sunbury Generation LP to develop, finance, construct and operate a 1,000-MW natural gas-fired power plant in Pennsylvania.

Combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant site approved


The West Virginia Public Service Commission approved the siting certificate for a 549-MW combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant.

TVA announces gas-fired, solar power additions to energy portfolio


The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) board of directors held a meeting on Feb. 12 to discuss the company’s financial and operational performance, and the addition of cleaner generating sources to TVA’s energy portfolio.

Otter Tail working on repairs at Coyote coal plant


Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) said it will take a few months before a 430-MW lignite coal plant in North Dakota that experienced significant equipment damage during a December fire can resume full-scale power generation.

Siemens awarded order for construction of 200-MW combined cycle plant in Malta


Siemens has been awarded an order by Electrogas Malta for the turnkey construction of a 200-megawatt (MW) natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant (CCPP).

Starwood Energy completes purchase of natural gas-fired power plant


Starwood Energy Group Global LLC completed the purchase of a 550-MW natural gas-fired combined-cycle power plant in Texas.

Kemper power plant overruns climb another $45 million


Southern Co. (NYSE: SO) said it will spend at least another $45 million to finish the power plant it's building in eastern Mississippi's Kemper County, pushing total costs to nearly $6.2 billion.

Siemens to maintain California natural gas-fired power plant


Siemens (NYSE: SI) was awarded a long-term service agreement for the 507-MW Blythe Energy Center, a natural gas-fired power plant in California.

GRDA Breaks Ground on Western Hemisphere’s First 501 J Series Gas Turbine


What will likely be the first Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems 501 J combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) in the Western Hemisphere to be connected to the grid is one step closer to becoming a reality.

WPS seeks approval to build $517Mn gas-fired generating unit


Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) has requested to build a $517 million, 400-MW natural gas-fired generating unit at its Fox Energy Center in Wrightstown.  

Combined-cycle gas-fired turbine in the works for Oklahoma


The Industrial Company (TIC), a subsidiary of Kiewit Corp., was awarded a contract to build a combined-cycle gas-fired turbine in Oklahoma.

GE gas-fired turbines to power TVA coal replacement project


GE (NYSE: GE) will supply two natural gas-fired turbine generators to help in the replacement of a coal-fired power plant in Tennessee.

CPV touts economic impact of Connecticut power project


An affiliate of Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) has commissioned a study by the University of Connecticut that stresses the potential economic benefit of the proposed CPV Towantic natural gas power plant.

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