Current Headlines

  1. Sulzer’s Pump Technology, Turbine Solutions And High Voltage Coils On Show At Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia 2016

    Houston, Texas will again host this year’s Turbomachinery and Pump Symposia (TPS), where Sulzer will be on hand to demonstrate how improved performance and reliability can be delivered for rotating equipment.

  2. New Smart Grid Technologies Mean Fewer, Shorter Power Outages For Georgia Power Customers

    Georgia Power announced today that investments in "smart grid" technologies such as automatic Fault Location, Isolation and Service Restoration (FLISR), automatic switching devices and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), are improving reliability and have helped the company avoid more than 280,000 total hours, or 17 million minutes, of potential power outages for customers so far this year

  3. Tata Power's South African Joint Venture Cennergi Commences Commercial Operations Of Its Tsitsikamma Community Wind Farm Project

    Cennergi, Tata Power's 50:50 joint venture with Exxaro Resources in South Africa, announced the commencement of commercial operations for its 95MW Tsitsikamma Community Wind Farm (TCWF) project day before yesterday

  4. Vestas Receives 100 MW Order In Michigan

    3 MW platform expansion continues in North America with V126-3.45 MW turbines in Michigan, underlining the platform’s versatility

  5. ABB To Showcase Smart Technologies For A Digital Grid At Cigré Event In Paris

    Key focus areas include digital substations, control and automation, software solutions and asset health management.

  6. BWXT Subsidiary Enters Into Share Purchase Agreement To Acquire GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada Inc.

    BWX Technologies, Inc. announced recently that its subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT Canada) has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire all of the shares of the GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. (GEH-C) joint venture

  7. MHPS Receives Order For Gas Turbine Power Generation Equipment Fired By Blast Furnace Gas For Shougang Jingtang Company, China

    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has received an order for one train of blast-furnace-gas (BFG) fired gas turbine power generation equipment from Shougang Jingtang Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. (Shougang Jingtang Company)

  8. Fortum To Operate And Maintain The Tees Renewable Energy Plant In The UK

    Fortum has signed a 10-year operation and maintenance (O&M) agreement with MGT Teesside Ltd in the UK. The agreement covers the operation and maintenance services of a new 299 MW biomass-fired combined heat and power plant to be located in North-East England

  9. Tenaska’s Advanced Natural Gas Power Station To Improve Resource Efficiency

    Black & Veatch has been selected to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a new 925 megawatt natural gascombined cycle power plant. Using advanced, high efficiency turbine technology and a recycled water cooling process, the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station will produce enough power to meet the energy needs of 925,000 homes

  10. Duke Energy Receives New 30-Year Operating License For Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a new 30-year operating license for Duke Energy's Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project, which will allow the company to continue operating the Jocassee Pumped Storage Hydro Station, Keowee Hydro Station and associated lakes