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OPRA Hits The Right Notes

BY IAN CAMERON Dutch gas turbine maker OPRA Turbines B.V. has opened a new facility to increase production following a recent growth in its business. The company, which manufactures gas turbine-based generator sets in the 2...

Power To The Wharf

JCB Broadcrown has secured a contract to provide standby power at one of London’s mixed use developments. Standing 27 stories high, the 700 000 sq. ft. development known as One Bank Street is being built...
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Siemens Steps Up Energy Storage

Siemens AG and AES Corp. announced an agreement to form a new global energy storage technology and services company under the name Fluence. The joint venture will bring together AES' 10 years of experience deploying...

More Microturbines For Melbourne

Capstone Turbine Corp. announced it has received an order for a C600S Signature Series microturbine and four C200S Signature Series microturbines to provide integrated combined heat and power (ICHP) for three office towers in...

Keeping Strong Ties In Thailand

MTU Maintenance announced it has extended its exclusive contract with Sahacogen (Chonburi) Public Co. Limited for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its three LM6000PC gas turbines. The long-term service agreement is valued at...

Karpowership Adds MAN Diesel & Turbo Drivers

The Turkish energy company Karpowership has placed an order for a total of 38 MAN 51/60 engines, 18 of which will be multi-fuel engines that can be run on gas or liquid fuel. The...

Going Big On Gas In Romania

GE said it has been awarded an order from the consortium Duro Felguera (DF Energy) - Romelectro for core technology in a new combined-cycle power plant from Romgaz in Iernut, Romania. With a planned...

Locomotives For Egypt

GE said it has signed a Letter of Intent with the Ministry of Transportation (MoT) and Egyptian National Railways (ENR), worth US$575 million to supply 100 GE ES30ACi Light Evolution Series locomotives that can...

Korea Move For EthosEnergy

BY IAN CAMERON EthosEnergy has been awarded a major contract by Kepco KPS for the retrofit of a steam turbine at GS Power’s Bucheon Power Plant in South Korea. The project scope includes the replacement and...

Stokes Replacing Bolze At GE Power

GE announced today that Russell Stokes, current president and CEO of GE Energy Connections, has been named president and CEO of GE Power, effective July 3. He succeeds Steve Bolze, the former president and CEO...

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