Old boiler systems with outdated, inefficient equipment are the norm for our industry. This is because boiler technology is largely stable, and boilers are reliable pieces of equipment that can last decades.
With UAV prices dropping, using UAV as part of an integrated enterprise asset management program is becoming easier than ever. Or, is it?
The five keynote speakers at POWER-GEN International 2017 focused on making the most of a changing market through convergence and collaboration.
Why have our best efforts to secure power plants fallen short? The answer is that we’ve taken an IT-centric versus a production-centric approach to industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity.
This article compares reciprocating engines to simple cycle combustion turbines for a nominal 50 MW gas-fired plant in the Midwest
The Northern Prairie region of the U.S. has an abundance of wind and wide-open spaces that could be used to develop large, wind-powered generation resources. While the Southern Prairie has developed such resources and continues to expand them in massive scale, the Northern Prairie has not.
The winners of the 2017 Projects of the Year Awards were announced Dec. 5 in Las Vegas. Click here to find out who won.
This article details the factors every power producer should consider when selecting a compressor and dryer system.
Inspecting the core shroud of a nuclear power plant is a challenging scenario that requires the most innovative inspection tools.
This article details an innovative and effective mobile power station that can be airlifted to disaster zones and remote areas to bring power to those that need it the most.