Products & Technology

Linear Position Sensor Specifically For Power Generation

Alliance Sensors Group, a division of HG Schaevitz LLC, has released the LA-27-A series LVDT linear position sensors designed to handle the environment found around power generation turbines. Available in ranges from 75 to 375...

Energy Storage Acquisition Finalized

Wärtsilä has closed the acquisition of Greensmith Energy Management Systems Inc., a provider of grid-scale energy storage software and integrated solutions. The companies announced the acquisition in May following a year-long global cooperation on...

ExxonMobil Launches Next Generation Product Series

  At PowerGen Europe, ExxonMobil launched what it calls a next generation series of gas engine oils to keep up with the latest gas engine developments. The Mobil Pegasus 1100 Series was inspired by major OEMs...

CCC To Bring Compliance To California Turbine

Catalytic Combustion Corp.’s Power Generation Business Unit received an order for gas turbine ductwork at a California municipal wastewater treatment plant. The order also includes a carbon monoxide (CO) catalyst as well as engineering...

Signal Conditioner

H.G. Schaevitz introduced the S1A AC-LVDT Signal Conditioner designed to offer smart and fast LVDT setup with built-in null indication and simple front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Engineered to work with...

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...

Funding Available For Turbine Research

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the availability of approximately US$28 million for cost-shared research and development. The new funding opportunities are designed to advance technologies related to advanced combustion systems, advanced turbines...

GE Expands Battery Storage Solutions

GE said it is expanding its battery storage solutions to all of its power plants globally. The company said its battery storage system works kind of like a hybrid car: gas turbine peakers and batteries...

Driving Utility Profit Digitally

GE launched an expanded suite of Predix –based software applications designed to  harness the power of the Industrial IoT to drive new profit opportunities for power producers and utilities. The new ‘Digital Utility’ solutions connect...

Powering Up

MAN Diesel & Turbo will acquire a 40% stake in Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA), a specialist in power supply, energy management and drive systems for marine applications. AKA, based in Montague, Prince Edward Island...

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