Boilers, Coal

MHI and E.ON Energie to verify CO2 recovery technology for coal plants

The CO2 recovery test plant to be added to E.ON Energie’s existing plant will adopt MHI’s technology for absorbing and desorbing CO2 from flue gas using its proprietary KS-1 solvent, and will be capable of capturing 100 tonnes of CO2 per day (flue gas flow rate: 20 000 m3 per hour).

4 July 2008 – Alstom has signed a letter of intent with Saudi Arabian utility, Saudi Electricity Company (SEC), for a €1.9bn turnkey contract to build a new 1200 MW steam power plant in Saudi Arabia.