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MS Power coal-to-gas conversion nearly complete

02/27/2015

A coal-to-gas conversion project at a power plant operated by Mississippi Power is nearly complete.

Siemens upgrades I&C system of GE steam turbines for first time

02/26/2015

Siemens (NYSE: SI) received an order to upgrade the instrumentation & controls (I&C) systems for two of six units at a 3,240-MW thermal power station in South Korea.

First two units at El Paso power plant due for completion by March 31

02/26/2015

El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) said in a Feb. 25 earnings report that it is nearing completion of the first two 88-MW units at the gas-fired Montana power plant in Texas.

Toshiba steam generator in operations at Kemper IGCC power plant

02/25/2015

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

EU investigates GE, Alstom $17B acquisition

02/24/2015

The European Commission is conducting an in-depth investigation on whether GE's (NYSE: GE) proposed acquisition of Alstom SA’s Thermal Power, Renewable Power & Grid businesses will cause large gas turbines costs to rise.

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

02/24/2015

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

Capital Power has gas and wind projects due for operation this year

02/23/2015

The in-construction gas-fired Shepard Energy Centre and the K2 Wind project are both expected to commence commercial operations in 2015 and to have a positive impact on earnings and funds from operations, said Capital Power Corp. (TSX:CPX) in a Feb. 23 earnings statement.

Siemens commissions new gas turbine burner test center

02/23/2015

Siemens (NYSE: SI) has commissioned its Clean Energy Center, a new burner test center for gas turbines near Berlin, at its gas turbine manufacturing plant.

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

02/20/2015

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

02/19/2015

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

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

02/18/2015

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.

Collicutt Energy Services expands California market with MTU Onsite Energy

02/17/2015

Collicutt Energy Services Inc. has signed an agreement with MTU Onsite Energy Corp. to expand its power generator distribution and associated services throughout the California market.

Combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant site approved

02/16/2015

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

A Short History of the Evolving Uses of Natural Gas

02/13/2015

Like most people in the power industry, we editors at Power Engineering magazine spend a lot of time looking forward.

Capstone Turbine awarded equipment contract for Los Ramones Pipeline Project in Mexico

02/10/2015

Capstone Turbine Corp., a global clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, has received a follow-on order for five C800 microturbines for another phase of the Los Ramones pipeline project in Northeastern Mexico.

Exelon to add natural gas-fired units to Massachusetts power plant

02/06/2015

Exelon Generation (NYSE: EXC) said it will add 195 MW of fast-starting electricity generation capacity to a power plant in Massachusetts.

Kemper power plant overruns climb another $45 million

02/04/2015

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.

MHPS GAC-series gas turbine tops 8,000 hours of operation

02/03/2015

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) said its 412-MW GAC-Series gas turbine surpassed 8,000 hours of operation in a Japanese turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power plant.

Dominion, SCANA complete Carolina Gas Transmission deal

02/02/2015

Dominion Resources (NYSE: D) said it completed the $492.9 million transaction to acquire Carolina Gas Transmission from SCANA Corp. (NYSE: SCG).

Siemens to maintain California natural gas-fired power plant

01/29/2015

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.