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GRDA to pay $296M to construct combined-cycle plant in Oklahoma

10/21/2014

Northeast Oklahoma's Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) directors reached an agreement, on Monday, to pay a $296.9 million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a 495-MW combined-cycle power plant near Chouteau, Oklahoma.

Powering Innovation & Efficiency

10/21/2014

More than 21,000 power professionals are expected to attend POWER-GEN International 2014 in Orlando, Florida, December 9-11. With more than 1,400 showcasing companies and 300 speakers, POWER-GEN is the world's largest conference and exhibition for the power sector. Get a preview of what to expect at the event.

Keeping the Lights On

10/21/2014

Motion control is key to the efficient and safe performance of gas and steam turbines. Keeping motion control systems operating at a high level around the clock in rugged environments is the central challenge for operators. Learn how to minimize downtime and improve performance by refurbishing valves and actuators.

Power Plant Uprates: Don't Forget the Generator

10/21/2014

American utilities are building very few new coal-fired and nuclear plants, and power generation companies are turning to alternatives to increase the reliability and output of existing infrastructure. Learn how an uprated generator can meet needs of additional output and reactive power.

Sticky Recipe: The Clean Power Plan

10/21/2014

EPA wants to use "commonsense" to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by shifting electricity generation to more efficient, less polluting power plants.

ACCIONA supplies wind turbines for Texas project

10/21/2014

ACCIONA Windpower will supply one hundred AW 116/3000 wind turbines for a wind power project in Texas.

GE to supply gas engines to California biomass gasification plants

10/21/2014

GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) will supply Jenbacher gas engines to several bioenergy power plants that Phoenix Energy will build around California.

Wärtsilä supplies natural gas plant in Oklahoma to balance wind and solar generation

10/17/2014

Wärtsilä has entered into a contract to supply a 56-MW Smart Power Generation power plant, including three of its 50SG natural gas engines, to the Stillwater Utilities Authority (SUA) in Oklahoma.

Siemens gas, steam turbines powering cogeneration plant in Germany

10/17/2014

After several months of testing and trial runs, Siemens (NYSE: SI) has handed over three of its gas turbines to Dow Stade for a new 163-MW cogeneration power plant.

GE to supply gas turbines for 750 MW combined-cycle power project in Iraq

10/15/2014

GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a contract with ENKA to supply four 9E gas turbines and one steam turbine for the Bazyan power plant, a new 750-MW combined-cycle power plant being developed by Qaiwan Group in the Kurdistan region in Iraq.

Exelon, CB&I, 8 Rivers develop zero emission natural gas-fired project

10/15/2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI), Exelon Generation (NYSE: EXC) and 8 Rivers Capital have teamed to build a $140 million demonstration power plant that produces zero emissions from natural gas.

GE sends aeroderivative gas turbine sets to aid hurricane recovery

10/13/2014

GE Power & Water’s (NYSE: GE) Distributed Power unit provided four, 25-MW TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine sets in Mexico following Hurricane Odile.

Huntington Beach Energy Project nears California commission decision

10/13/2014

EPA grants GHG permit for natural gas-fired expansion project in Texas

10/10/2014

A greenhouse gas (GHG) Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) construction permit was awarded for a $200 million gas-fired power expansion project in Texas.

GE celebrates 90 years of gas engine technology

10/09/2014

GE Power & Water’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) is celebrating the shipping of its 33,000 gas engine since first being produced 90 years ago.

GE launches products to boost aeroderivative gas turbine performance

10/09/2014

GE (NYSE: GE)’s Distributed Power business launched a suite of performance-enhancing data-driven solutions from GE Predictivity to help boost performance of aeroderivative gas turbines.

Rolling Hills nears permits for conversion of Ohio power plant

10/09/2014

Rolling Hills Generating LLC is nearing permits from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency that will allow the conversion of its gas-fired, simple-cycle power plant to a combined-cycle facility with a higher capacity level.

Coal News: Again, costs rise and completion delayed at Kemper

10/06/2014

Southern Co. (NYSE: SO) said Thursday that it will cost at least another $59 million to finish the power plant it's building in eastern Mississippi's Kemper County, pushing the total cost above $5.6 billion

NTE Carolinas moves for quick approval of power project

10/06/2014

Considering there is no opposition to its 475-MW, gas-fired project, NTE Carolinas LLC on Oct. 3 asked the North Carolina Utilities Commission to cancel an Oct. 8 hearing on its application for a certificate of public convenience and necessity.

CHP projects using GE gas technology receives award by EPA

10/06/2014

Two combined heat and power (CHP) facilities that utilize GE Power & Water’s (NYSE: GE) power generation technology have been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the ENERGY STAR CHP Award.