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GE to supply gas turbine for CHP plant in Russia


GE (NYSE: GE) will supply a gas turbine for a combined heat & power (CHP) plant in Russia.

Invenergy nears Texas permits for Ector County Energy Center


The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is about to issue an Air Quality Permit and Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) Air Quality Permit to Invenergy Thermal Development LLC that would authorize construction of the Ector County Energy Center.

GE gas generator selected for combined heat and power project in Mexico


GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) announced that it will provide its gas engine technology to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor SEISA for Enerkin SAPI de C.V.’s (Enerkin) combined heat-and-power (CHP) facility in Mexico.

Powering Up an Age Old Design


Verisurf Software helps power companies reverse engineer steam turbine rotor assemblies to support new and improved bladding.

Under Construction


Gas-fired generation in the U.S. is projected to grow 3.1 percent a year through 2038. Learn more about a handful of gas-fired projects under some stage of development.

Councilors ask IPL to eliminate coal by 2020


City-County Council members, Zach Adamson and William Oliver, want Indianapolis Power & Light Co. (IPL) to stop burning coal in Marion County, Indiana by 2020.

Danskammer plant on Hudson to restart with gas


The new owners of an idled power plant on the Hudson River say they plan to restart operations with natural gas instead of coal.

PNM wins okay for 40-MW La Luz gas project in New Mexico


Public Service Co. of New Mexico (PNM) said in a July 1 integrated resource plan that it has one recently-approved gas-fired project that is about to go into construction and a gas plant purchase that is still pending.

Westinghouse to buy Italian nuclear, oil & gas manufacturer


Westinghouse Electric Co. LLC said it intends to purchase 100 percent ownership of Italy-based Mangiarotti S.p.A., a manufacturer of components for the nuclear, oil and gas industries.

Notre Dame, GE partner in turbine research


The University of Notre Dame and General Electric Co. announced plans Thursday to work together to build a $36 million research and test facility with the goal of making better massive gas turbines used by aircraft, power plants and the oil and gas industry.

GE to acquire wastewater treatment, biogas-to-energy business


GE (NYSE: GE) Power & Water will acquire Monsal, a private U.K.-based water, waste, advanced anaerobic digestion and integrated biogas-to-energy business.

Caterpillar helps meet Myanmar’s energy demands


Caterpillar Inc. is assisting in a project that will help meet Myanmar’s increasing power demand, with the 52-MW Ywama Power Plant located in Yangon, Myanmar.

Samsung awards Foster Wheeler contract to equip combined cycle power plant


Samsung C&T has awarded BHI Co. Ltd., a licensee of Foster Wheeler’s Global Power Group, a contract for the design and supply of six heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) for the 2,1000-MW Rabigh II combined-cycle power plant in Saudi Arabia.

Moxie Energy to build natural gas power plant near Susquehanna nuclear facility


Virginia-based Moxie Energy is planning to build a 900-MW natural gas power plant on Route 11, near the Susquehanna nuclear facility in Pennsylvania,  according to Colleen Connolly, spokeswoman for the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ natural gas-fired turbine reaches milestone


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ (MHPS) natural gas-fired turbine has surpassed 16,000 hours in service at a power plant in Japan.

Video: FuelCell Energy developing a CHP project


FuelCell Energy Inc. is developing a project to install a 1.4-MW fuel cell combined heat and power power plant to provide both electricity and high quality heat to the University of California, Irvine Medical Center.

A Bull Market for Gas Turbines


In a dramatic battle for a bigger piece of the generation pie, the global gas turbine market is thriving with new innovations, new projects and new ventures. Led by increasing demand for flexible, efficient and small-scale generation, North America is becoming one of the strongest markets for gas turbine manufacturers.

Generator passes testing to convert automotive exhaust to electricity


GMZ Energy successfully tested its 200W high temperature thermoelectric generator designed to capture automotive exhaust and convert it into electrical energy.

GE unit launches CHP natural gas-fired engine


GE Power & Water’s (NYSE: GE) Distributed Power business launched its new 10-MW class Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engine for the 60-Hz North American segment for use in combined heat and power systems.

Siemens to supply steam power plant equipment to Poland


Siemens (NYSE: SI) was awarded a contract, for EUR208 million, from SPV-Rafako to supply its SST5-6000 steam turbines to the Jaworzno III steam power plant in Poland.