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Blast from the past: Steam Generation Thermodynamics 101

(Editor's Note: This story originally ran in November 2008 and has proved a perennial favorite of Power Engineering readers. With the New Year we...
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Wet-limestone scrubber enhancement chemistry improves heat rate for coal-fired plants

In early 2019, Power Engineering published a report on a chemistry that can significantly enhance limestone reactivity and sulfur dioxide (SO2) removal in wet...

Babcock & Wilcox building two boilers for 280-MW Vancouver heating plant

Energy infrastructure firm Babcock & Wilcox will deliver two boilers for a district heating project in Vancouver. The company's B&W Thermal segment announced that it...

Babcock & Wilcox building superheater parts for coal-fired Texas plant’s supercritical boiler

Ohio-based power equipment manufacturer Babcock & Wilcox Thermal will supply new superheater components for a 10-year-old Texas coal-fired generation plant. The superheater parts will go into...

MHPS name change, sans Hitachi, takes effect September 1

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, one of the world’s major turbine manufacturers since a massive 2014 joint venture, is officially changing its name next month...

New Indonesian coal-fired plant utilizing CFB boilers & Doosan Škoda steam turbines

Czech steam turbine manufacturer Doosan Škoda Power will supply two 50-MW units for a next-generation power plant in Indonesia. The Palu 3 coal-fired plant is considered...

GE digitalization upgrade underway at Dominican coal-fired power plant

GE is providing the Corporación Dominicana de Empresas Eléctricas Estatales (CDEEE) with a combined software and services package at the coal-fired Central Termoeléctrica Punta...

Babcock & Wilcox gains $70M credit lifeline amidst struggles in power sector

Historic energy infrastructure firm Babcock & Wilcox has gained a two-year credit extension and finance agreement as it deals with ongong fiscal struggles and the current economic...

MAN Energy wins turbine deal for German CHP plant

A German cogeneration power plant is to reduce its dependency on a nearby coal plant by installing two onsite steam turbines. The combined heat and...

R&M: Industrial boiler market climbing to nearly $20B globally by 2025

The industrial boilers market, driven by growing natural gas and biomass segments, is expected to rise 32 percent in value by 2025. This according to a new report...

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