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Kemper plant costs rise $496M due to startup delays

10/30/2014

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.

Guam to build $589M power plant to meet regs

10/30/2014

The Guam Power Authority is planning to build a $589 million power generator from scratch.

GE & partners develop machinery for gas turbine production

10/29/2014

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

10/29/2014

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

10/28/2014

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.

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

10/28/2014

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

10/27/2014

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.

Carbon capture, conversion pilot project opening in Texas

10/24/2014

The Department of Energy (DOE) and Skyonic Corp. marked the opening of a project demonstration for converting carbon dioxide into commercial products.

U.S. CO2 emissions drop in past five of eight years, EIA says

10/23/2014

Emissions reductions in the electric power sector lead a decline in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in five of the past eight years, according to analysis from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

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

10/23/2014

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

10/22/2014

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

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

10/21/2014

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.

GE to supply gas engines to California biomass gasification plants

10/21/2014

GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) will supply Jenbacher gas engines to several bioenergy power plants that Phoenix Energy will build around California.

Developing Infrastructure Spurs Global Use of Diesel Gensets, Finds Frost & Sullivan

10/20/2014

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan finds that the global market for diesel generator sets earned $11.22 billion in 2013, and will grow to $15.72 billion by 2018. The study examined the residential, industrial commercial, and institutional end-user segments of the market.

A Look Back: The 2013 Projects of the Year Award Winners

10/20/2014

Wärtsilä supplies natural gas plant in Oklahoma to balance wind and solar generation

10/17/2014

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

10/17/2014

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

10/15/2014

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.

Wärtsilä to supply 112 MW peaking power plant in North Dakota

10/15/2014

Basin Electric Power Cooperative has awarded a contract to Wärtsilä to supply a Smart Power Generation power plant for its planned facility in Williston, North Dakota.

Exelon, CB&I, 8 Rivers develop zero emission natural gas-fired project

10/15/2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI), Exelon Generation (NYSE: EXC) and 8 Rivers Capital have teamed to build a $140 million demonstration power plant that produces zero emissions from natural gas.