A new gasifier invention application has just been published at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
An international consortium led by Siemens Power Generation (PG) will build a gas turbine power plant in Muara Tawar, which is located on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital Jakarta. The order is valued at around €230m. PG also secured a contract worth about €150m to supply several gas turbines for a combined-cycle power plant in Egypt.
Oglethorpe Power Corporation has closed a transaction by which the corporation assumed ownership of two new generating facilities and implemented long-term financing for the plants.
Recent-model large-frame gas turbines have experienced some growing pains, but modifications and upgrades have increased their reliability substantially.
The Turbine Inlet Cooling Association (TICA) has launched a web site at http://www.turbineinletcooling.org with information about turbine inlet cooling (TIC) and membership in the association.