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Gas Turbine Technologies for the Transition


Power Engineering examines innovations in gas-turbine technologies to accommodate wind and solar.

Cogeneration power plant planned for Florida cellulose plant


Eight Flags Energy LLC will build a combined heat and power (CHP) plant on Amelia Island in Florida.

GE to supply gas technology to Michigan power plant


Michigan South Central Power Agency (MSCPA) has awarded a contract to GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) for its low-emissions reciprocating engine technology to replace outdated diesel units.

EPA puts out draft permit on 225-MW Texas project


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is out for public comment until Oct. 17 on a draft air permit for the Red Gate power plant project of South Texas Electric Cooperative (STEC).

NRG nears permit for coal-to-gas conversion at New Castle


The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental said in a Sept. 13 notice that it intends to issue an air operating permit to NRG Power Midwest LP for a coal-to-gas conversion at the New Castle Plant in Lawrence County, Pa.

Nooter/Eriksen awarded first North American HRSG behind the Mitsubishi M501J Gas Turbine


Nooter/Eriksen was recently awarded the contract from Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) to design and supply one Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) behind the Mitsubishi M501J gas turbine for the GRDA project located in Chouteau, Oklahoma.

GE supplies gas turbine for Philippines power plant


GE (NYSE: GE) will supply its jet engine-based aeroderivative gas turbines to power First Generation Corp.’s (First Gen) 97-MW Avion power plant in the Philippines.

Aventine upgrades Illinois cogeneration facility, replaces boilers


Aventine Renewable Energy has successfully completed a $13.2 million upgrade project at its cogeneration facility in Pekin, Illinois, by replacing a 70-year-old coal boiler with two Indeck® high-pressure natural gas boilers.

Toshiba celebrates commercial operation of eighth CCPP steam turbine in US


Toshiba is celebrating the commercial operation of its eighth steam turbine designed for U.S. combined-cycle power plants (CCPP).

Siemens to supply combined cycle technology to South Korea power plant


Siemens (NYSE: SI) has received a contract, from GS Engineering & Construction Corp. (GS E&C), to deliver the power island for the 902-MW Dangjin 4 combined cycle power plant in Dangjin-City, Chungchong Nam-do Province, South Korea.

Siemens completes 1600 MW combined cycle power plant in UAE


Siemens (NYSE: SI) has completed the 1600-MW Shuweihat S3 combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

GE opens fuel cell facility in New York


General Electric Co. is opening a new facility north of Albany devoted to the development of fuel cells.

Rolls-Royce Power Systems acquisition completed


Rolls-Royce has completed the acquisition of Rolls-Royce Power Systems (RRPS).

Consumers Energy nearing completion of $250M upgrade project


Consumers Energy, Michigan's largest utility, is nearing completion on a $250 million technology upgrade project at its largest power plant, the D.E. Karn/J.C. Weadock Generating Complex.

Pennsylvania agency works on air permits for 1,300-MW project


The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said in an Aug. 23 notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin that it has gotten an air permit application from Lackawanna Energy Center LLC to construct a natural gas-fired combined-cycle plant to produce a nominal 1,300 MW in Jessup Borough, Lackawanna County.

Calpine to buy gas-fired power plant from Exelon for $530mn


What's New in Wind Technology?


New wind power innovations from GE, TenderLand Renewables and other manufacturers and suppliers were featured at Windpower 2014. Here's a look at what we saw.

Layup Practices for Cycling Units


Electric Power Research Institute describes the proper layup techniques to protect boiler tubes, steam turbines and other equipment during a unit shutdown.

Basin Electric discusses carbon capture technology with DOE head


Moniz learned about the technology used at the Synfuels Plant to convert coal into natural gas and other products, including carbon dioxide.

Coal-to-gas conversion planned for Indiana power plant


Indianapolis Power & Light (IPL) will file plans with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) to convert Unit 7 at the Harding Street Generation Station from coal to natural gas.