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MHPS to supply M501J gas, steam turbines to new combined-cycle power plant in Korea


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), jointly with Marubeni Corp., has received an order for two M501J gas turbines and a steam turbine for the new 950-MW Pyeongtaek Combined Cycle Power Plant in Korea.

Achieving Optimal Economic Benefit from Air Inlet Cooling


Gas turbines have been widely deployed in industrial applications for decades and are used to produce the power to drive propellers, pumps and compressors.

Who Owns the 'Risk' in First-of-a-Kind Gas Turbine Technology?


Over the past decade there have been tremendous advances in gas turbine technologies that boost both unit size and efficiency.

Siemens to provide long-term service at Brooklyn Navy Yard cogeneration plant


Siemens has been awarded a long-term service agreement for the Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Power Plant in New York City.

PJM evaluates expansion of gas-fired Zion Energy Center in Illinois


Zion Energy LLC is looking to uprate the three combustion turbines at its gas-fired power plant in Illinois, said PJM Interconnection in a May 19 study on the project, which is covered by PJM queue #Y3-013.

DOE issues analysis of revamped Texas Clean Energy coal gasification project


The U.S. Department of Energy on May 13 released a final supplemental analysis on the Texas Clean Energy Project (TCEP) of Summit Texas Clean Energy LLC, which covers some major changes to this coal gasification project, including a reduction in planned coal feed and the addition of options to fire the facility with regular natural gas.

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas receives order for three M501J gas turbines from Virginia Electric Power Company


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc. (MHPSA) has received an order from Virginia Electric and Power Company (VEPCO) in Richmond, Virginia for the supply of three M501J gas turbines to be installed at VEPCO’s Greensville County Power Station (subject to project approval by the State Corporation Commission).

MHPS to supply gas turbine to CHP plant in India


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) subsidiary, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems India Private Ltd. (MHPS India), has been awarded a contract by Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd. (IFFCO) to supply its H-25 gas turbine for a 22-MW combined heat and power (CHP) supply plant.

Calpine nears air permit for major gas-fired project in Pennsylvania


Calpine Mid-Merit LLC is nearing an air permit covering the construction of the Block 2 Electricity Generation Project at the existing electrical generation facility located in Peach Bottom Township, York County, Pa.

Dominion CEO: More power plants will be needed in Virginia


Dominion (NYSE:D) is developing a lot of new generating capacity, especially natural gas, in its regulated Virginia territory, and that’s likely to continue, Dominion Chairman, President and CEO Thomas Farrell II said during a first quarter earnings call May 4.

Officials: Deal reached over Kalkaska gas plant pollution


KALKASKA, Mich. (AP) - Federal officials say they've reached a settlement with a Texas company over alleged clean-air violations at a natural gas processing facility in northern Michigan.

Report: Natural gas genset installations to double by 2024


Annual installations of natural gas generator sets (gensets) are expected to grow from 12.9 GW in 2015 to more than 27.1 GW in 2024, according to a new report from Navigant Research.

Fluor awarded EPC contract for Dominion’s Greensville County Power Station


Fluor Corp. (NYSE: FLR) was awarded an engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and commissioning contract by Dominion Virginia Power (NYSE: D) to build its new 1,600-MW Greensville County Power Station, a combined-cycle, natural gas-fired power station in Greensville County, Virginia.

Toshiba to supply steam, gas turbines to Mexico power project


Toshiba Corp. received an order to supply two sets of steam turbine and generators (STG) for a 925-MW combined-cycle natural gas-fired power project in Mexico.

MHPS rebrands its H-80 gas turbine


Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) today announced the renaming of its H-80 gas turbine. The 100-MW class, heavy-duty, high-efficiency turbine will now be called the H-100, a change made to more accu­rately reflect the rated capacity class of the model.

Siemens supplies natural gas-fired equipment to project in Mexico


Siemens (NYSE: SI) received an order for two SGT6-5000F gas turbines and two SGEN6-1000 generators for installation in a power plant in Mexico.

Optimizing Turbine Performance and Longevity through a Proactive Maintenance Approach


Today, gas turbine owner/operators are under great pressure to advance operational productivity by optimizing equipment performance and longevity while minimizing downtime.

GE adds on to orders of natural gas-fired turbine


GE (NYSE: GE) announced more orders for the company’s HA gas turbines.

TVA acquires Mississippi combined-cycle power plant


The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) successfully purchased a 700-MW combined-cycle power plant from Quantum Choctaw Power, an affiliate of Quantum Utility Generation.

St. Joseph Energy Center schedule pushed back by two years


St. Joseph Energy Center LLC proposes to install PJM Project #X2-052, a 675-MW (675-MW Capacity) natural gas-fired facility connecting to American Electric Power’s Dumont-Olive 345 kV line in Indiana.