More Gas Equipment News

Kemper plant costs rise $496M due to startup delays


In the September monthly report filed by Southern Co. (NYSE: SO) to the Mississippi Public Service Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company said its subsidiary, Mississippi Power, will need an additional $496 million to extend the deadline to finish the Kemper Integrated Coal Gasification Combined-Cycle (IGCC) facility in eastern Mississippi.

GE & partners develop machinery for gas turbine production


GE (NYSE: GE) announces a manufacturing machine designed to produce gas turbine parts using Laser MicroJet technology.

Siemens H-Class gas turbine reaches 100,000 EOH across entire fleet


Siemens’ fleet of H-class gas turbines reached a cumulative 100,000 equivalent operating hours (EOH) in late September.

Cogeneration power plant in Mexico in the works


ATCO and partner Grupo Hermes S.A. de C.V. were picked to begin project development and the approval process for a planned 638-MW natural gas cogeneration power plant in Mexico.

EthosEnergy supplies gas turbine components for Va. power plants


EthosEnergy has supplied gas turbine components and casings for two unnamed power plants in Virginia.

Report: Industry generators projected to increase in US diesel gensets market by 2018


The diesel generator sets (gensets) market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.65 percent by 2018, according to a new report conducted by TechNavio, a global tech-focused research firm.

Optim Energy to market its two gas-fired power plants in Texas


Optim Energy LLC is getting ready to market its two gas-fired power plants in Texas now that it has closed the sale, as of Oct. 14, of its coal-fired Twin Oaks plant in Texas.

Michigan electric co-op planning natural gas-fired power plant


Wolverine Power Cooperative announced plans to develop the Alpine natural gas-fueled power plant in Michigan.

Tecogen supplies emission retrofit system to natural gas generator in California


Tecogen Inc. has entered into a contract to supply its emissions retrofit system, Ultra, for a natural gas emergency generator.

EthosEnergy supplies parts for GE natural gas-fired turbine


EthosEnergy, a joint venture between Wood Group and Siemens (NYSE: SI), completed a contract to supply new manufactured combustion components for TransCanada’s 560-MW Ocean States Power Plant in Rhode Island.

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.