Many coal-fired power plants have a continuing problem with premature bearing failures on clinker grinders.
Power plant owners spend millions of dollars each year on structure maintenance, particularly on concrete repairs.
Power supply is critical to any paper mill. When a major paper manufacturer found that its early 1980s vintage turbine-generator’s unplanned downtime, mostly due to obsolete spare parts and maintenances issues, was jeopardizing one of its mill’s production capacity, the manufacturer decided it was time to overhaul the aging turbine-generator.
The Miami-Dade County Resources Recovery Facility has been turning trash into energy for more than 25 years.
In late January, Minnesota Power’s Clay Boswell Energy Center electric power plant in Cohasset, Minn., lost four cooling tower cells in a 350-MW unit.
The U.S. Air Force is extending the life of its telecommunications backup power batteries - and saving millions of dollars in the process - by employing a new, proven, inexpensive technology.
Time is as important as cost when deciding whether to run, repair or replace a failed rotor.