Emissions

EIA: CO2 Emissions From U.S. Electric Power Sector Continue Slide

U.S. electric power sector carbon dioxide emissions have declined 28% since 2005 because of slower electricity demand growth and changes in the mix of fuels used to generate electricity, according to a new release...

Cruising For Shore Power

Holland America cruise line will retrofit three of its vessels with ABB’s shore power connectors that are designed to allow the ships to draw on land-based electrical grids when docked in port. ABB shore connection...

Jenbachers Chosen For CHP

GE’s Distributed Power business and Clarke Energy — GE’s authorized channel partner of Jenbacher gas engines in Michigan — announced that they will provide a turnkey combined heat and power (CHP) plant to municipal...

Dual-Fuel Power For Cruise Ship

Wärtsilä's dual-fuel 31DF engine has been selected to power the polar ice-class luxury cruise vessel being built for the France-based operator Ponant at Vard Søviknes, a part of VARD shipbuilding group in Norway. Because the 150-m...

Project Seeks Ways to Use Methane In Transportation, Energy

A three-year collaboration among 27 scientific, industrial and business partners is underway with the goal of finding ways to use methane-based fuels for transportation and energy production. Power-to-gas  In a so-called power-to-gas process that uses electric...

Rolls Battery Systems Selected For Offshore Vessels

Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine will deliver a battery-powered energy system for two offshore vessels operated by Norway-based Golden Energy Offshore. The delivery includes the SAVe Energy system, which was launched by Rolls-Royce in August. The lithium-ion...

RJM Appoints SANTI Group As Agent In Indonesia

RJM International, which develops emissions reduction technology and equipment to the power generation and large combustion plant sectors worldwide, appointed SANTI Group to act as its agent to secure additional emissions reduction and combustion optimization...

Energy Storage At Sea

Rolls-Royce is launching a lithium-ion based energy storage system for ships the company said will offer ship owners a clean, safe and cost-efficient complete system. Energy storage is a major green investment for a ship...

Siemens Touts 3D Printing For Turbine Emissions Reductions

Siemens said it has successfully 3D-printed and engine tested a dry low emission (DLE) pre-mixer for the SGT-A05 aeroderivative gas turbine, saying it shows a potential for significant reductions in CO emissions. “This is another...

Siemens Offers Performance Upgrade For SGT-800

Siemens has introduced an SGT800 performance enhancement that is applicable to all existing units with ratings from 43 to 47.5 MW. The new upgrade is designed to provide owners and operators with significant fuel savings...

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